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February 24, 2018
Esko cornerback Branden Matteen signs his letter of intent to play football for the University of Minnesota Duluth surrounded by family members on National Signing Day Feb. 7. Photo by Chad Stoskopf/Special to the Pine Journal
Eskomo becomes a Bulldog
February 24, 2018 - 5:33pm
Davin DePoe
DePoe named Thunder football head coach
February 24, 2018 - 9:21am
February 23, 2018
Brothers Ron Tondryk, left, and Dale Tondryk frame a poster commemorating Esko’s 1975 state football championship at the annual Esko Sports Alliance Hall of Fame induction luncheon at the Dry Dock. Ron Tondryk was a freshman on the 1975 team, while Dale was a senior co-captain. In addition to the 1975 team, other new inductees were Mel Koivisto, the late Mike Antilla, Julian Bertogliat and Nikki (Flynn) Gregg. Photo courtesy of Esko Sports Alliance
Esko Hall of Fame honors '75 football team
February 23, 2018 - 7:13am
January 5, 2018
Cardinals senior running back Nic Johnson carries the ball against Stephen-Argyle Central in the Nine-Man state quarterfinals Nov. 10 in Bemidji. Josie Jokinen/Special to the Pine Journal
Cromwell student to play in All-American Bowl
January 5, 2018 - 9:35am
December 8, 2017
Carlton County sending five to All-Star game
December 8, 2017 - 2:09pm
December 1, 2017
Oh, so close
December 1, 2017 - 11:28am
November 24, 2017
Tim Pokornowski (3) of Cloquet rushes the ball against Evan Huss (19) of Academy of Holy Angels during Friday's Class AAAA State Championship game at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis. Clint Austin /
PREP BOWL XXXVI: Cloquet can't capitalize, falls to Holy Angels 14-0
November 24, 2017 - 10:19pm
November 24, 2017 - 6:18pm
November 18, 2017
SEMISTATE UPDATE: Cloquet crushes Packers to advance to state championship game Friday
November 18, 2017 - 8:32am
November 17, 2017
SEMISTATE UPDATE: Rebels run out of steam against Arrows
November 17, 2017 - 5:39pm
November 10, 2017
Cromwell-Wright quarterback Drew Libbon throws a pass during Friday night's Section 5 9-man championship game against Wrenshall. The Cardinals won 50-12 and will advance to the state quarterfinals at 5:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 10, at Bemidji State University. Dave Harwig/Pine Journal
Cardinals fly past Wrens and back to state
November 10, 2017 - 11:23am
November 9, 2017
All the seniors and coaches of the Cloquet football team gather with the Section 7AAAA trophy after their 46-26 win over North Branch Friday. John Olson/Special to the Pine Journal
CLOQUET FOOTBALL: 'I think they could win the whole thing'
November 9, 2017 - 11:38am
October 16, 2012
First Coast (Fla.) High School product Curtis Ford runs through a drill during a recent practice with the Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College football team. (Clint Austin /
Fond du Lac teammates honor former Gophers player
October 16, 2012 - 12:00am
October 10, 2012
Mesabi Range punter gets special-teams award
October 10, 2012 - 12:00am
October 3, 2012
Fond du Lac freshman defensive player of the week
October 3, 2012 - 12:00am