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The Swanville girls basketball team held off a late rally by Upsala to pick up a 56-49 win in Prairie Conference play last Tuesday night. The Bulldogs were able to jump out to a 30-19 lead at halftime, but the Cardinals came back and outscored them in the second half. “It is never easy to play on...
The Tiger boys were unable to overcome a massive halftime deficit when they fell to Parkers Prairie 76-62 at home last Thursday night. The first half saw Browerville/Eagle Valley grab a short-lived 7-6 lead after John Schueller completed a traditional three-point play early on. However, the...
The Upsala girls fell to a tough Holdingford team on Saturday, 75-35. Amber Biniek had a team high 12 points to lead the Cardinals while Stef Pohlman chipped in 10. Jenna Ripplinger had five, Annika Gunderson four, and Laura Lange three. Upsala travels to Bertha-Hewitt on Dec. 21 and will compete...
rowerville last Saturday for a boys/girls hoops doubleheader. A slow start for the hosting Browerville/Eagle Valley girls put them in an early deficit, but they were able to come back and win it 58-57 on a Zoe Hillmer free throw in the final seconds. A poor shooting first half put B/EV in a 23-18...
From left: Matthew Zeipelt, Brandon Fossland, Ian Langford, and Jacob Middendorf celebrated after the final buzzer sounded in Friday’s win over St. John’s Prep.
For 35 minutes, St. John’s Prep always had an answer for LPGE.  But the Thunder didn’t allow enough time for the Johnnies to respond when a late game flurry was capped off by sophomore Brandon Fossland coming up with a steal and then sinking the game-winning free throws with three seconds left to...
Sophomore defenseman Ian Gould flipped the puck past a defender during last Tuesday’s game against Park Rapids.
The North Stars hockey team dropped a 6-0 game against Mid-State Conference foe Park Rapids in the Long Prairie home opener last Tuesday. The Panthers scored one in the first, four in the second, and the last goal in the third. The teams were even on shots on goal at 27 apiece.   PR 1 4 1 - 6 PC 0...
Senior Taylor Kingston led the Thunder in scoring last week, totaling 29 points in two games.
The Thunder girls had their hands full against a pair of non-conference opponents last week. LPGE 38, Holdingford 73 The Thunder played the second half of a boys/girls hoops doubleheader last Tuesday night in Long Prairie. LPGE failed to stick with Holdingford as the Huskers walked away with a 73-...
Emily Beseman went up for a shot during Thursday’s game agaisnt Royalton. The junior point guard finished with 21 points and 11 rebounds.
After putting together impressive wins in the opening week, the Swanville girls basketball squad fell in last Thursday’s Prairie Conference opener at home to Royalton by a score of 65-55. In a game littered with foul calls, it still proved to be a close, back and forth battle by both teams for most...
The Prairie Centre girls dropped a 5-1 contest at Minneapolis last Tuesday night. The Novas got a hat trick performance from Maddy Helmstetter. Gabby Olson’s unassisted goal with 1:01 left in the second period was the only score for the Blue Devils. Minneapolis won the shots on goal battle 31-12...
Foul troubles plagued the Browerville/Eagle Valley boys when they opened the week at Sebeka on Tuesday. The Trojans were able to slowly pull away in the second half to eventually grab a 66-50 win over the Tigers. The first half saw B/EV turn the ball over 11 times which turned into several easy...

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