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Sam Olson (15) celebrated with teammates after scoring a run in the later innings of the game against Upsala/Swanville Area.
The Thunder got an ace performance from junior starting pitcher Eric Hinnenkamp and provided him with more than enough run support as they defeated Upsala/Swanville Area 8-1 on Joe Faber Field in St. Cloud last Friday. The first few innings looked to be a good start of a pitcher’s duel as...
Senior Natalie Minke placed second in the 300 hurdles at the BBE meet.
The track teams for LPGE/Browerville had a strong start to their week last Tuesday when they competed at a meet hosted by BBE. The girls team used 10 first place finishes to win the meet and the boys team placed third. All four relay teams took first place on the day. Abby Ecker grabbed wins in two...
Noah Iten allowed one run in six plus innings of work against Royalton at Joe Faber Field in St. Cloud last Friday night.
After jumping out to a 2-0 start in the opening week of the season, the Browerville/Eagle Valley baseball team dropped its first game of the season last Monday when they hosted Parkers Prairie in Clarissa. Limited offense and mistakes in the field plagued the Tigers in the 6-0 shutout loss. Bryce...
Tommy Geisenhof gave the Predators solid pitching last year and may get more work on the mound in 2016.
The baseball season for the Long Prairie Predators is right around the corner as the team seeks its third consecutive state tournament appearance. The Predators finished 2015 as Region 16C runner ups and with a 19-10 overall record. Manager Roger Thies expects the bulk of the team back this season...
The Thunder Nine got into the win column for the first time this season when they picked up a dramatic win on the road at Foley last Monday. After falling behind 4-2 after two innings, LPGE scored one run in the third, fifth, and seventh innings before shutting the door in the bottom half of the...
A seven team track meet was hosted by BBE last Tuesday afternoon and it was a good performance put forward by the Upsala/Swanville Area boys team. The Patriot boys grabbed first place after edging the hosting Jaguars 147.5-146.  In the preseason, the USA coaches believed the boys team would be well...
There was plenty of extra baseball to be had last Monday when Upsala/Swanville Area hosted Isle in non conference baseball action. The two teams needed an extra four innings to put an end to the game and it ended up being the hosting Patriots picking up the 5-4 win. The Huskies took a 3-1 lead...
After an offensive surge led Swanville softball to a big win in their opener, it took good pitching and timely hitting to win a 3-2 low scoring affair against Isle last Monday afternoon. Highlights from the game included Emily Beseman going 1/2 and scoring two of the team’s three runs. Ellie...
Second baseman Austin Evenson (L) and rightfielder Taylor Sorenson (R) each attempted to snag a shallow pop fly during last Thursday’s game.
A windy day provided a challenge for the Thunder baseball team when they played their season opener last Thursday against Parkers Prairie. What began as a pitching duel turned around in a hurry as the Panthers took advantage of a few late inning mistakes to come away with a 5-1 win. After LPGE...
Senior centerfielder Angela Hanson made a grab for a fly ball out during last Thursday’s game against Osakis.
The Thunder got locked into a battle when they opened the season at home against Osakis last Thursday afternoon. The Silverstreaks did their damage early on and held on to win a low scoring affair 4-2. It was a good pitching duel in the Thunder’s first game of the season as LPGE senior Katrina...

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