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The Blue Devils girls made the trip up to Park Rapids last Monday night to hit the ice in Mid-State Conference action. The Panthers held the Prairie Centre offense in check for much of the night which helped boost them to a 3-1 win on their home ice. Park Rapids went up 1-0 on a first period goal...
The full court pressure of St. Cloud Cathedral led to a few too many turnovers for the Swanville girls last Tuesday night as the visiting Crusaders went on to win 68-38. The lady Bulldogs were able to stay within reach after one half of play, trailing 33-22 at break, but the second half was a...
The Swanville boys hoops team was edged late when they did battle against Section 5A opponent Kimball last Monday night. After leading by two at halftime, Swanville was outscored by four in the second half as the Cubs picked up a 56-54 win. It was a good shooting night for Swanville as they went 54...
Cody Marcyes drove hard to the basket against a Pierz defender during last Saturday’s afternoon game.
Turnover struggles plagued the Thunder boys when they traveled to Holdingford last Tuesday night in a regular season matchup of Section 6AA teams. The Huskers scored 24 points off turnovers to help lift them to a 53-40 win over LPGE. Holdingford jumped out to a 28-17 point lead at halftime and then...
The Tiger girls got right back to work last week, cruising to another three wins to bring their record to 13-2 on the season. Browerville/Eagle Valley 80, Parkers Prairie 36 Four out of five starters scored in double figures as the Tigers crushed Parkers Prairie 80-36. Crystal Pearson led the way...
Junior guard Katlin Welinski became the latest Cardinal to score 1,000 points, surpassing the milestone during an exciting win over Isle last Saturday.
Upsala junior guard Katlin Welinski has played a big role on some of the best teams in school history. So it came as no surprise she was able to hit a career milestone of 1,000 career points last Saturday night against Isle. Needing 20 points coming into the game, Welinski caught fire early,...
Cody Rahn went up for a layup after driving to the basket against Isle.
Upsala played host to a boys/girls doubleheader against Isle last Saturday for the fourth annual hall of game night. Despite running into a hot shooting Huskies teams, the Cardinals were able to weather the barrage of outside shots to close out the game with a 80-68 in front of a good crowd. It...
Jesse Warner attacked the basket during the first half against West Central Area. The senior finished with nine points for the Thunder.
The LPGE boys hoops team turned in perhaps its best defensive performance of the season last Thursday when they hosted West Central Area in a battle of 5-1 Prairie Conference teams. The Thunder limited the Knights to an ice cold 24 percent shooting night to help them move into sole possession of...
An offensive flurry helped the Prairie Centre boys hockey team kick off the week with a 4-1 win over Becker/Big Lake last Tuesday at Princeton Ice Arena. Zach Mettenburg, Seth Deters, and Logan Schmitz all scored first period goals to help give the North Stars an early 3-1 lead.  Brady Miller added...
The Thunder girls got back in the win column last Tuesday night when they took down Royalton 50-33 for a road win. Senior guard Raelyn Miller had a big night for LPGE, leading the Thunder with 17 points, nine rebounds, four assists, and four steals. Maddie Zastrow added 12 points and eight rebounds...

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