HIBBING - Trailing at halftime, Fond du Lac Ojibwe overturned Bigfork 84-75 in a Section 7A high school boys basketball semifinal Wednesday evening at Hibbing Memorial Arena. The nine-point victory...
Anna Fossen earned a career-high 23 points in the Lumberjacks’ 70-60 loss to visiting Chisago Lakes Area.
Despite being a science teacher at Cloquet High School, Dustin Randall admitted there is no scientific formula to his recent dominance in intramural floor hockey.
Eskomos enter playoffs poised to win
Scoring just nine points in a Section 7AAA boys basketball semifinal Tuesday, Nate Weets helped pinpoint the Lumberjacks’ 2-3 zone defense in their 66-40 victory over North Branch at Hibbing Memorial Arena.
Barnum, Esko play for 7AA crown Thursday
Alex Oakes isn’t your typical northwestern Minnesota farmer, but the Cloquet junior is the latest to commit to the University of Minnesota-Crookston’s volleyball crop.
Esko senior Reid Borchardt placed third in the 138-pound weight division at last Friday and Saturday’s Section 7AA individual meet in North Branch, one spot short of qualifying for his first state wrestling meet this week at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul.
The host Eskomos beat Two Harbors 70-23 Tuesday night to begin their Section 7AA boys basketball title defense, but it was without the standout Staniger, a 1,000-plus-point scorer, who was sidelined with lower back pain and aching spasms.
The Lumberjacks scored the top seed in this week’s Section 7AAA boys basketball playoffs, but not without constant computer screen-watching over the last month as teams jockeyed for position via the Quality Results Formula.