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Carolyn Dinkel matched her teammate Maddie Zastrow’s school record of seven three-pointers during LPGE’s win over Swanville last Thursday.
Thunder girls basketball head coach Jonathan Young knows he possesses excellent shooters on his team as he sees them everyday in practice routinely knocking down outside shots. That’s why it came as no surprise to him when two of his players set the single game school record for made three-pointers...
Hudson Pung was able to slip by a pair of Park Rapids defenders during Mid-State hockey action at the Expo Arena last Tuesday night.
The Prairie Centre boys fell to Park Rapids 7-0 in Mid-State play last Tuesday night in Long Prairie. The North Stars put together a good first period, outshooting the Panthers 14-9, but came away empty as each team went scoreless. Park Rapids turned it on in the second and third periods, scoring...
The Thunder’s offense dried up in a game against Section 6AA foe Sauk Centre last Tuesday night. LPGE shot just 19 percent from the field which spoiled an excellent defensive performance in the 40-25 loss to the Mainstreeters. The first half saw both teams get locked into a low scoring affair with...
Jackie “Johnson” Fuchs and Ken Solarz pose as the newest inductees of the Upsala Athletic Hall of Fame.
The Upsala High School Athletic Hall of Fame proudly welcomed two new inductees, Jackie (Johnson) Fuchs and Ken Solarz, at the Fourth Annual Induction Ceremony held between the boys and girls varsity basketball games on Saturday, January 23.  Fuchs (Class of 1978) was a pioneer in Upsala girls’...
The Tiger boys kicked off a three-game week with a Tuesday game against Parkers Prairie in Clarissa. Solid play down the final stretch helped lift Browerville/Eagle Valley to an 81-66 non conference win. The game opened up with the Tigers quickly jumping out to a 10-2 lead before the Panthers’...
The Cardinal boys hoops team grabbed its second Prairie Conference win of the season last Thursday in Royalton. After narrowly getting by the Royals with a 50-46 win back on Dec. 8, Upsala pulled away with a 55-42 victory on the road. It wasn’t the greatest night shooting the ball for Upsala,...
Four players hit double figures in the scoring column as Swanville put up its highest point total of the season in a 97-43 rout of Isle last Tuesday night. The game was over early on as the Bulldogs jumped out to a 57-26 lead at halftime and then held the Huskies to just 17 points in the second...
A big second half helped propel the Browerville/Eagle Valley girls to a 59-40 victory over Prairie Conference opponent Swanville last Friday night. The lady Bulldogs were able to keep pace with the Tigers for one half of play as B/EV held just a narrow 30-28 lead at halftime.  The Tigers used full...
The entire Wolves team was fired up after Dain Holmquist completed a comeback win to secure the win over No. 11 state ranked BBE.
The Wolves wrestling team had its busiest and most competitive week of the entire season, competing in eight dual meets. The team not only came out of the week alive, but with some impressive results. The week started when the Wolves traveled to Henning  for a quad last Tuesday. LPGE/Browerville...
Emily Leroux performed her beam routine during last Friday’s meet. The sophomore placed fourth on the beam and all-around at the event.
The Wolves gymnasts brought their ‘A’ game on Friday night when they hosted Park Rapids for Parents Night and Youth Night. Both the varsity and junior varsity squads were able to post season bests on the evening. The varsity team picked up a 122.125-114.6 win over the Panthers. The sophomore trio...

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