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Eskomos earn fourth at state
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Esko, South Ridge eliminated in section playoffs
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March 17, 2016
Esko girls fall short of third section title
DULUTH—Entering this year with a pair of girls basketball varsity seasons under her belt, junior Ava Gonsorowski only knew what it was like...
March 17, 2016 - 12:07pm
STATE CLASS A BOYS BASKETBALL: Eskomos are ice cold against familiar Annandale (full version)
MINNEAPOLIS—Suffering from strep throat prior to the state boys basketball tournament last week, Esko’s Jaxson Turner tiredly stood outside...
March 17, 2016 - 11:10am
March 10, 2016
Esko eases to semis, seeks repeat trip to final
For the record, Antonutti’s top-seeded Eskomos (25-3), rated No. 9 in the final Class AA state polls, haven’t lost for 89 days, or 23 consecutive...
March 10, 2016 - 2:29pm
March 9, 2016
State boys basketball: Eskomos fall to Annandale
MINNEAPOLIS - After Esko eased by Annandale on its way to the school's first-ever Class AA state boys basketball title in 2014, one might have thought tonight's rematch two years later would bring the same results. Think again. The unseeded Cardinals captured what March Madness is...
March 9, 2016 - 11:10pm
March 4, 2016
Eskomos edge Patriots, move forward
DULUTH—When asked of his senior point guard Jaxson Turner, Esko boys basketball coach Mike Devney was quick to note his standout playmaker...
March 4, 2016 - 2:21pm
January 29, 2016
Eskomos D-up for win over Cardinals
“The old attitude that defense wins championships is something I believe more than scoring a bunch of points and putting butts in the seats,”...
January 29, 2016 - 10:57am
January 21, 2016
BOYS BASKETBALL: Eskomos ease past Perham at MLK Classic
DULUTH—Having hoisted the previous three consecutive Section 7AA champion trophies, the Esko boys basketball team has become quite familiar...
January 21, 2016 - 2:04pm
December 31, 2015
Esko continues Coaches Classic success
Speaking of past teams, the 1955 Esko boys team members were honored before Tuesday’s championship game. In a single-class system back then...
December 31, 2015 - 6:09pm
December 17, 2015
Eskomos easing by foes, ranked No. 7
Esko has had just one home game, their win over Cathedral, but hosts one of their biggest this Friday, when they welcome conference rival Barnum...
December 17, 2015 - 1:53pm
November 25, 2015
Fast-paced Esko speeds into season
While Gonsorowski and Kulas were on Esko’s state-qualifying 1,600-meter relay team last track season, Dincau is a springtime sprinter. Shifting...
November 25, 2015 - 2:48pm
November 19, 2015
Towering Trapp centers Esko attack
“Being tall has its ups and downs, but it’s definitely a gift I embrace,” Trapp said with a smile. “You have to live with it. I’m glad...
November 19, 2015 - 4:59pm
October 29, 2015
Esko falls to Proctor in section championship
Longtime Esko football coach Bill Hudspith has seen it all during his tenure with the Eskomos. But heading into Thursday’s Section 7AAA final...
October 29, 2015 - 2:11pm
October 22, 2015
Eskomos grind down Agates to get to section championship
SECTION 7AAA FOOTBALL PLAYOFFS Esko football coach Bill Hudspith has long been a master of understatement. So when asked to describe...
October 22, 2015 - 11:24am
September 25, 2015
SOCCER ROUNDUP: Eskomos get too familiar with OTs, change things up
Esko junior Mandi Dincau (8) tries to get possession of the ball from Rachelle Hallberg of Chisago Lakes during the second half of Saturday’s...
September 25, 2015 - 4:27pm
August 21, 2015
Cloquet, Esko look forward to opener Saturday
CLOQUET—As Cloquet football coach Tom Lenarz sifted through his computer files to count how many players were out for the Lumberjacks this...
August 21, 2015 - 7:12am