With only 10 players and a limited bench, the Fond du Lac boys basketball team should be the last team that wants to full-court press, but that’s exactly what the Ogichidaag did in the second half of their Section 7A championship game with South Ridge on Friday.RELATED CONTENT
Cloquet guard Jake Bushey missed last year’s Section 7AAA boys basketball championship after a freak accident in practice severed the webbing between his right thumb and index finger all the way down to the bone.RELATED CONTENT
Wisconsin-Superior women’s basketball coach Don Mulhern was asked if it was safe to call the Yellowjackets’ stunning 84-63 victory over Wisconsin- Whitewater on Thursday night the biggest win in program history.
The St. Scholastica women’s basketball team rode a tidal wave of momentum to the Upper Midwest Athletic Conference tournament championship in 2013 and the Saints’ first berth in the NCAA Division III tournament.
Minnesota Duluth women’s basketball player Katrina Newman doesn’t want to think of tonight’s Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference tournament game at Concordia-St. Paul as the end.RELATED CONTENT
Former Barnum standout Katrina Newman isn’t the only noteworthy Minnesota Duluth women’s player whose career with the Bulldogs is winding down.
Santi Ocariz of Ely decided to ski the Birkie Classic for the first time because he didn’t feel he was in good enough shape to ski the Birkie Skate.RELATED CONTENT
Caitlin Gregg took a long-distance phone call on Saturday in Hayward about two hours after finishing the 41st American Birkebeiner cross-country ski marathon.RELATED CONTENT
JON NOWACKI: Al Newman, who was a member of two Minnesota Twins world championship teams, is back in baseball as coach of the Alexandria Blue Anchors of the Northwoods League.RELATED CONTENT
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JON NOWACKI: NFL commissioner Roger Goodell XXVII announced at a news conference today that the league finally has reached its goal: complete parity.RELATED CONTENT
Herb Galliart of Cloquet spends most days on the golf course. And he has 19 holes-in-one to prove it.RELATED CONTENT
Watch a NASCAR race, Proctor Speedway president Crash Carlson said, and you see a lot more empty seats than you did five to 10 years ago. A tough economy is likely to blame, and that has trickled to the grassroots level.RELATED CONTENT
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St. Scholastica baseball coach John Baggs, now facing the fight of his life against a rare form of cancer, has built the Saints program seemingly from scratch into a national power. But as good of a coach as he is, he is equally skilled at public relations.RELATED CONTENT