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Noah Becker completed a takedown of his second round opponent en route to a 20-5 technical fall.
The wrestling season wrapped up last week with the team tournament hosted last Thursday and the individual tournament on Friday and Saturday at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul.  LPGE/Browerville had three representatives in the individual portion of the tournament. Senior Noah Becker was the...
Senior Austin Evenson went up for two of his four points against a pair of Sauk Centre defenders during last Thursday’s playoff game.
It was a totally different game than in the regular season matchup for No. 4 Sauk Centre and No. 5 LPGE as the two teams opened up the Section 6AA playoffs last Thursday. After the Mainstreeters posted a 40-25 win in a low scoring affair in the regular season, they wasted little time in putting...
The regular season has come to a close and the LPGE girls basketball team ended it on a high note, picking up a pair of wins in the final week. Their first win of the week came on the road as they were able to topple St. John’s Prep 61-27. Two of the Thunder seniors led the way in the win over the...
A second half rally came up short for the Swanville girls when they dropped a 59-49 game to Nevis back on Feb. 22. The lady Bulldogs trailed by eight points at halftime, but were able to battle back and take a lead in the second half before foul trouble allowed Nevis to regain the lead and close...
B/EV senior Noah Iten went up for a bucket against Bertha-Hewitt.
The Tiger boys basketball team opened up the Section 5A postseason with a bang last Thursday night, with four players scoring double figures and 10 players finding the scoring column in a 111-39 rout over Onamia. All starters had scored just seven minutes into the game and the Tiger boys quickly...
Swanville center Bennett Primus went up for a shot over a pair of Kimball defenders in Saturday’s game.
The Swanville boys made quick work of Isle in the opening round of the postseason, blowing out the Huskies 92-37 in Section 5A play. The offense was rolling for the Bulldogs in this game as they jumped out to a 52-19 halftime lead then buried their opponent by adding a 40-point second half. Seven...
The lady Tigers capped off the regular season by picking up a pair of Prairie Conference wins in the final week. Their first game came on last Tuesday when they were able to sneak by West Central Area to pick up a 65-61 road win. It was a very slow start for the girls as they played poorly and went...
Noah Becker won his first section title and has set a lofty goal for himself going into state.
By Taylor Lunemann Staff Writer   After a team season where they finished in second place in Section 5A, the LPGE/Browerville wrestlers once again showed progress as a program when they competed in the individual tournament hosted in Long Prairie last Friday and Saturday.  The team had just four...
The Wolves put up several personal records to help post their best team score of the season. Back row from left: Emily Leroux, Reanne Warwick, Jarrah Langner, Tianna Larson, Elle Olson, Emma Kedrowski. Front row from left: Brianna Young, Tristen Marcyes, Kaitlyn Proell.
The Wolves gymnastics team capped off its season on a high note on Feb. 13 when they posted a season best 124.125 at the Section 8A meet hosted in Fergus Falls. That high score was thanks to several personal records which helped the team place sixth out of nine teams. While the coaching staff was...
LPGE center John Towner (R) defended against a shot attempt by Upsala’s Brandon Wolbeck (L).
LPGE ran into a hot shooting Upsala team when the two teams squared off in Long Prairie last Tuesday night. Despite the Cardinals connecting on 10 triples, the Thunder were able to hang on to win the Prairie Conference matchup 46-42. The lead sat in favor of LPGE for the majority of the first half...

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