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December 23, 2017
This year's Cloquet-Esko-Carlton wrestling captains are (from left) senior Justin Jones (145 pounds), sophomore Jordan Allen (126), sophomore Griffin Fjeld (138) and sophomore Tyler Harms-Synkiew (120). Jana Peterson/Pine Journal
Young CEC team faces challenging season
December 23, 2017 - 5:22pm
December 22, 2017
Cloquet-Esko-Carlton fans and hockey players erupt in celebration at Northwoods Arena in Cloquet Thursday after Branden Matteen scored a goal assisted by Landon Langenbrunner to give the Lumberjacks the lead over Duluth East with only 15 seconds left in the game. Some 11 seconds later Duluth East scored to tie game 6-6. Clint Austin/Forum News Service
'Jacks dominate Bluejackets; tie rival Duluth East
December 22, 2017 - 11:23am
December 8, 2017
Members of the Cloquet-Esko-Carlton alumni team rest between periods of Saturday night's second annual CEC vs Duluth East alumni game, held in conjunction with Santa's Home for the Holidays celebration Thursday through Saturday in Cloquet. Jamie Lund/Pine Journal
Lumberjacks alumni undefeated against East
December 8, 2017 - 10:44am
December 2, 2017
New Cloquet-Esko-Carlton boys hockey coach Kevin Smalley shouts instructions during the Lumberjacks' 6-1 win over Mounds View Saturday night at Northwoods Credit Union Arena. Dave Harwig/Pine Journal
New CEC coach likes what he's seeing from players
December 2, 2017 - 2:44pm
November 30, 2017
Cloquet-Esko-Carlton goaltender Elise Lund makes a save on Moose Lake Area's Lauren Pederson during last Tuesday's hockey game in Moose Lake. Dave Harwig/Pine Journal
'Jacks tie Rebels, but fall to Lightning
November 30, 2017 - 6:13pm
November 23, 2017
Cloquet-Esko-Carlton's Makayla Suominen looks up at the board after securing the top spot in the 50-yard freestyle with a time of 23.37 during Friday's Class A state swimming preliminaries at the University of Minnesota Aquatic Center. Joe Brown/Forum News Service
Suominen medals at state
November 23, 2017 - 3:05pm
November 18, 2017
The Cloquet-Esko-Carlton girls hockey team lines up for first game of the season Friday. Lauren Cawcutt scored in the second and Taylor Nelson scored in the third in CEC's 4-2 loss to Orono. Dan Saletel/Pine Journal
CEC girls focus on teaching, rebuilding youthful team
November 18, 2017 - 4:48pm
November 17, 2017
Cloquet-Esko-Carlton junior Makayla Suominen swims in the 50-yard freestyle event at the Section 7A meet Saturday in Hibbing. Suominen took first place with a time of 23.41 seconds. Adelle Whitefoot/Forum News Service
CEC's Suominen, relay team swim to state meet
November 17, 2017 - 1:35pm
October 21, 2017
Cloquet-Esko-Carlton's Giorgio Petri fires a shot during Tuesday's 7A semifinal soccer game against Marshall School. Dave Harwig/Pine Journal
Marshall stuns Lumberjacks in soccer semifinals
October 21, 2017 - 10:14am
October 20, 2017
Members of the Cloquet-Esko-Carlton girls tennis team learned a lot this season, and most of them will return next  year. Only four seniors are graduating. Shelley Robideaux/Special to the Pine Journal
CEC tennis finishes season in playoffs
October 20, 2017 - 12:24pm
September 16, 2017
Skilled Lumberjacks team undefeated after seven games
September 16, 2017 - 10:07am
September 10, 2017
The CEC girls swim team celebrates the opening of the new Cloquet Middle School pool prior to Tuesday's first practice in the new facility. Dave Harwig/Pine Journal
CEC swimmers dive into new season, new pool
September 10, 2017 - 4:56pm
August 26, 2017
CEC senior Zoe Klimek returns the ball during a No. 2 doubles match with teammate senior Jadya Wolter. This is Wolter's first year playing on the team. Coach Derek Johnson said the team lost nine seniors from last year and have three returning varsity this year. Jamie Lund/Pine Journal
Girls tennis scores win over Spartans
August 26, 2017 - 10:57am
August 18, 2017
CEC boys soccer coach Archie Clark, now in his 13th year with the program, talks with a player during tryouts earlier this week. Tyler Northey/Pine Journal
Experienced CEC team aims to dominant this season
August 18, 2017 - 4:24pm
June 25, 2017
Karson Kuhlman of Cloquet will be the University of Minnesota-Duluth's Bulldog hockey captain this fall. Dave Harwig/Pine Journal
Former Lumberjack to captain UMD men's hockey team
June 25, 2017 - 3:11pm