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Junior Tristen Marcyes was nominated as LPGE’s ExCEL Award representative.
Long Prairie-Grey Eagle High School has nominated Tristen Marcyes for the ExCEL (Excellence in Community, Education, and Leadership Award). Sponsored by the Minnesota State High School League. ExCEL is a unique recognition program designed exclusively for Minnesota high school juniors. Students who...
Minnesota firearms hunters registered 68,958 deer during the first two days of firearms deer season, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.  Preliminary numbers from opening weekend show that the number of deer registered fell 3 percent from 2015. Of the deer harvested, 67...
The No. 4 seed Browerville/Eagle Valley Tigers defended their Section 6A title with a 21-14 win over No. 3 seed Parkers Prairie last Friday.
  No one knew quite what to expect out of the Tigers football team coming into the season. Fresh off a 10-1 year where they reached the state tournament, they had several skill players back, but needed to replace 12 linemen with players who had zero experience even at the junior varsity level. Not...
Junior outside hitter Olivia Irsfeld went for an attack during last Tuesday’s playoff game against KMS.
The season came to a close for the Browerville/Eagle Valley volleyball team when they were swept by Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg in the Section 5A quarterfinals. The first game of the match ended up being a back and forth battle as the Tigers held a 19-18 lead late in the set before the Fighting...
The Thunder tennis team recently held their end of the season banquet to recap the season and name award winners. Head coach Curt Hatfield made a few comments on how the season progressed and some of the things the team worked on. They introduced the concept of peer teaching this year and will...
Thunder senior Abby Ecker returned a serve during her opening match of the Class 1A state tournament last Thursday morning.
The tennis career for Thunder senior Abby Ecker ended at the Class 1A state tournament hosted at the Reed-Sweatt Tennis Center in Minneapolis last Thursday. After dropping both her matches in the 2015 state tournament, Ecker put one in the win column in the opening round when she defeated Osakis...
LPGE senior Gabby Becker went for an attack during playoff action last Thursday night.
The season came to a close for the LPGE volleyball team last Thursday night when they fell 3-0 to top seed Sauk Centre in the Section 6AA tournament. The No. 7 state ranked Mainstreeters showed why they’re the top seed in the bracket as they picked up 25-14, 25-9, and 25-11 set wins to complete the...
Senior Claire Liebsch placed third on the team, and 53rd overall in her final cross country race for the Thunder.
The cross country season concluded for the Thunder last Thursday when they competed at the Section 6A meet just outside of New London. The goal for any runner is to continually improve on their times through the season and the runners for LPGE did just that as most turned in season bests in good...
Thunder junior Cody Johnson lowered his shoulder to make a tackle on Pillager’s Ridge Hunstad.
The top seed in Section 6AA and No. 3 state ranked Pillager ended LPGE’s football season last Tuesday night by defeating them 50-6 in the opening round of the playoffs. The Huskies had five players find the end zone in the first half as they jumped out to a 43-0 lead at halftime. Senior Ridge...
Quinn Kircher (L), Jenna Kunerth (M) and Allison Asfeld (R) celebrate after scoring a point during last Friday’s match with Swanville.
The Browerville/Eagle Valley and Swanville volleyball teams have become very familiar with each other this season. After going to five sets in both of their regular season matches, it was yet another battle when the two met in Section 5A playoff action last Friday night in Browerville. The Tigers...

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