Hermantown softball players presented coach Tom Bang with a plaque and a cake Thursday to commemorate his 600th career victory.RELATED CONTENT
Just as it did a year ago, the LSC boys track and field team title came down to the final two events Tuesday.
PREP SPORTS: John Mayasich and Bob McDonald both graduated from Iron Range high schools in 1951.
This is a big week for Bryce Miller. The Ashland senior signed a national letter of intent Wednesday to attend Missouri-Kansas City, an NCAA Division I university, where he will run cross country and distance events on the track.RELATED CONTENT
The adult mayfly has the shortest lifespan in the animal kingdom, lasting anywhere from a few minutes to a day.RELATED CONTENT
PREP GIRLS TRACK AND FIELD: If Tess Nelson is going to win a third consecutive state title in the 300-meter hurdles, the Northwestern senior will have to accomplish the feat with little more than one month of on-track preparation.RELATED CONTENT
PREP BOYS TRACK AND FIELD: As much time as Matt Welch has spent in the Proctor High School swimming pool, one might think the state’s top distance runner had switched sports.RELATED CONTENT
RUNNING: When Joe Moore first heard about Monday’s bomb blasts at the Boston Marathon, his thoughts flashed back to 17 years ago when he watched his father, Marc, run the 100th edition of the storied race.RELATED CONTENT
PREP BASEBALL PREVIEW: Instead of spending time taking batting practice or perfecting a new pitch, Ben Nelson and his Proctor baseball teammates were stuck performing an all-too-familiar task Wednesday.RELATED CONTENT
Defending state champ Cherry takes a 26-game winning streak into a new and delayed season.RELATED CONTENT
Several times in the past few years when covering an evening event in the Grand Rapids area, I found myself unable to find a public phone line to transmit a story via laptop computer.
The four-level, $6.5 million structure towering over Malosky Stadium isn’t the only face-lift the Minnesota Duluth football program underwent lately.
As Dave Hylla and a reporter walked off the artificial surface at Public Schools Stadium last November, the longtime Proctor football coach had a gleam in his eyes when talking about the following season.
Tom Bang doesn’t intend to stick around coaching Hermantown softball for another 17 or 18 years.RELATED CONTENT
Even in death, Caitlin Calgaro didn’t stop giving.RELATED CONTENT
One morning three months ago, Laura Griffiths rested on her family’s couch, unable to go to school, her heart racing at an uncontrollable, life-threatening rate.RELATED CONTENT
One and done. The Minnesota Duluth women’s basketball program apparently has adopted that mantra as its motto.RELATED CONTENT
Wayne Pender’s first introduction to athletic administration convinced him there wasn’t much to the job.RELATED CONTENT