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February 15, 2018
Scoreboard: Nordic Skiing
February 15, 2018 - 12:48pm
February 2, 2018
CEC teams nab 7 all-conference spots
Esko senior Tyler Northey won the overall boys' race, taking third place in the freestyle race and finishing second to teammate A.J. Maijala...
February 2, 2018 - 10:11am
January 20, 2018
CEC boys eye state; girls team 'reloading'
The CEC boys took third place in a loaded field that also featured section powers Grand Rapids and Ely. "If I had to pick, I would say Grand...
January 20, 2018 - 2:53pm
December 31, 2017
Longtime coach in final season
Sorenson, who spent much of 2015-16 battling aggressive prostate cancer, has returned for a 38th — and this time, final — season...
December 31, 2017 - 1:28pm
March 11, 2017
Waugh takes flight in Chicago
Waugh has come a long way since the days when he used to fly off the 20- and 40-meter ski jumps at Cloquet's Pine Valley in a ski suit decorated...
March 11, 2017 - 3:04pm
January 5, 2017
CEC ski teams aiming for state
But the end goal, as Sorenson closes out his head coaching career this winter, is to get to state. “It’s going to be very difficult,”...
January 5, 2017 - 6:09pm
December 25, 2016
Nordic skiers find snow, race into season
“The course on Tuesday was a monster,” explained Sorenson. “It is a brutal course and a tough one for a lot of skiers.”
December 25, 2016 - 7:35am
February 11, 2016
Maijala dominates at section meet, CEC sends two to state
After the first, 5K skating-style leg of the combined skating-classical race, the Cloquet High School junior led by an amazing 35 seconds.
February 11, 2016 - 7:54am
January 28, 2016
Boys and girls teams take second in conference meet
“We do call it the ‘group of death,’” Sorenson said, and laughed. “It’s going to be tough to advance as a team but we are in the...
January 28, 2016 - 6:01pm
January 15, 2016
Brrrr! Lumberjacks host race in subzero temps
“Cold snow is slow snow,” Sorenson said. “It’s a slower race, the glide isn’t as good, your skis squeak a little and you know you aren’t...
January 15, 2016 - 7:47am
December 24, 2015
Nordic teams find snow, take third in first meet
Erika Fox placed second (and 99 points) in 17:36.6 for the girls, followed by Sylvie Deters in 15th, Franny Slater in 26th, Courtney Gregory...
December 24, 2015 - 11:28am
January 15, 2015
Cloquet hosts annual home meet — 90 minutes away
On varsity since her freshman year, Kaylee Parks is a proven Nordic skier, but with this winter’s weather, it seems the Cloquet senior has...
January 15, 2015 - 9:21am
January 30, 2014
CEC girls dominate conference in Nordic skiing
The Cloquet-Esko-Carlton girls won another Lake Superior Conference title last Friday. The meet was embedded in the Duluth East Invitational...
January 30, 2014 - 7:34am