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April 24, 2014
Scheidecker: Perham girls’ catalyst for change
PERHAM — Perham senior Tina Scheidecker was a multiple MVP award winner this year, but more importantly was a positive change for success in both the volleyball and girls basketball programs. Scheidecker’s career in both sports came amidst coaching changes and disappointing junior...
sports / features
April 24, 2014 - 12:55pm
April 15, 2014
Scheidecker named team MVP at girls basketball awards ceremony
The Perham girls basketball team announced end of season awards at the team banquet Monday night. Tina Scheidecker was named the team's most valuable player. Varsity Team MVP- Tina Scheidecker Take Charge (Defensive)- Maria Rutten Offensive- Analea Erickson Jacket...
sports / Yellowjacket Girls
April 15, 2014 - 2:32pm
April 8, 2014
HOL Girls basketball All-Conference
2014 HOL Girls Basketball Awards HOL MVP Mackenzie Korf Pelican ALL-CONFERENCE TEAM Olivia Olson Hawley Jody Noreen Hawley Mira Ellefson Hawley Mackenzie Korf ...
sports / Yellowjacket Girls
April 8, 2014 - 2:12pm
VIDEO: Perham boys basketball awards
Season highlight video by Brent Hanson. 2014-15 Captains Sam Muer Christian Weis Andrew Johnson Varsity Gym Rat – Jaden Anderson Leadership Award – Eli Beachy Defensive MVP – Eli Beachy Jacket Award – Tyler Glines/Hunter Salathe Most Improved –...
sports / Yellowjacket Boys
April 8, 2014 - 11:40am
April 4, 2014
Ryan Bruggeman to play at Southwest Minnesota State
PELICAN RAPIDS, Minn. – Pelican Rapids senior Ryan Bruggeman committed to Southwest Minnesota State to play basketball Thursday. Bruggeman’s decision came down to SMSU and Minnesota State Moorhead. Bruggeman averaged 26.7 points and 8.7 rebounds per game in his senior season...
April 4, 2014 - 2:12am
April 3, 2014
Minnesota tops SMU to take NIT title
By Everett Merrill, The Sports Xchange - NEW YORK -- Make it two straight college basketball championships for a Pitino. Coach Richard Pitino guided the Minnesota Golden Gophers to a 65-63 win over Southern Methodist in the NIT title game Thursday, a year after his dad, Rick,...
April 3, 2014 - 10:57pm
March 20, 2014
Fergus Falls drops thriller 52-51 to Marshall in state semifinals
MINNEAPOLIS – When Marshall forward Callie Graff stepped to the foul line with 3.7 seconds left in the Minnesota Class 3A girls basketball semifinal and her Tigers trailing Fergus Falls by one point, she just thought of all the free throws the Tigers shot in practice. More importantly,...
March 20, 2014 - 11:22pm
Bison stun Oklahoma for OT win in NCAA tournament
SPOKANE, Wash. – Trending on Twitter. Another No. 12 seed in the NCAA men’s basketball tournament with upset hopes. North Dakota State pulled it off Thursday night. Freshman Carlin Dupree, in the game only because Bison star Taylor Braun fouled out, hit two free throws and...
March 20, 2014 - 11:02pm
Fergus Falls girls basketball team headed to state semifinals
MINNEAPOLIS – The Fergus Falls girls basketball team was not going to leave state with the same sour taste in its mouth from last season. Bailey Strand and the rest of the Otters were going to make sure of it. Led by Strand’s 23 points, five rebounds and five assists, second-seeded...
March 20, 2014 - 9:03am
March 18, 2014
Tight-knit Otters have their eyes on a state title
Fergus Falls senior power forward Anna Monke does not remember the first 18 months of her life in which senior point guard Brianna Rasmusson was not part of it. She can’t imagine life without her. “Our parents were best friends since I moved to Fergus when I was about...
sports / features
March 18, 2014 - 11:30am
March 15, 2014
Fergus Falls wins third straight section title
MOORHEAD – Last season, the Fergus Falls girls basketball team was ranked No. 1 throughout the entire season, taking an undefeated record into...
March 15, 2014 - 11:32am
Pequot Lakes defeats Hawley to earn a trip to Minnesota Class 2A state girls tournament
MOORHEAD – Pequot Lakes senior Vanessa Lane said her mindset is to grab every rebound. The 5-foot-9 forward seemed to accomplish that Friday...
March 15, 2014 - 11:26am
March 14, 2014
8-2A Girls Basketball: Patriots hope to prevail again vs. Hawley
Pequot Lakes hopes to maintain its recent good fortune against the Hawley Nuggets. The Patriots have defeated Hawley twice in the last three postseasons on their way to the Class 2A state tournament. Pequot won 55-52 in triple overtime in the 2012 Section 8-2A final and went on...
March 14, 2014 - 3:12pm
March 13, 2014
No. 1 Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa blows out Park Christian
MINNEAPOLIS — No. 1 Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa (29-1) sprinted past Park Christian (22-10) with an 85-50 win in the MSHSL Class A Quarterfinals at Williams Arena on the campus of the University of Minnesota Thursday morning. The Jaguars broke the game open after a 13-13 tie with...
March 13, 2014 - 2:46pm
Hawley tops Breckenridge in double OT for subsection title
MOORHEAD – Hawley junior guard Brittany Laddusaw had her 3-point license taken away from head coach Bill Gottenborg in recent weeks. “She...
March 13, 2014 - 1:06pm