Being a part of the varsity Nordic ski team at Cloquet-Esko-Carlton for over the last half-decade, Aidan Ripp has learned to relish whatever weather comes his way.
In the middle of their postseason wrestling match earlier this week, Cloquet's Zeb Wehr wrangled impressively with his Hibbing opponent.
As the goalkeeper for the Esko girls soccer team for the past five years, Macy Sunnarborg has made a living stopping opponents’ shots. Come basketball season though, the senior is pretty good at putting them in, too. Sunnarborg sank just one 3-pointer in the Eskomos’ 67-33 win over Eveleth-Gilbert earlier this week, but it was one to remember, as the Esko right-hander shot her way atop the school history books.
As an assistant coach for the Cloquet girls basketball team for the past three years, I also double as the program's statistician, constantly counting up and confirming our squad's latest numbers.
When talking hockey with Andy Acers, it doesn't take the Cloquet senior long to recall his days growing up playing at the Pine Valley Ice Arena.
Without a doubt, Courtney Olin's Cloquet-Esko-Carlton girls hockey team is having their best season to date under their fourth-year head coach.
Having been Jo Wekseth's hockey coach for the past seven years, Christ Gamst noticed his goaltender was having issues stopping the puck earlier this season, but he just couldn't see the problem.
CARLTON – While playing in just her first Brown Jug game against rival Wrenshall last year, Carlton's Jordan Hyry had only a mere two points.
With an enrollment of 2,804 students, Eden Prairie is the third-largest high school in Minnesota.
While Griffin Fjeld weighs 20 pounds more than younger brother Deekan and has 50 pounds on even littler sibling Bohdon, the Cloquet wrestler was quick to admit he doesn't mind mangling his brotherly teammates on the mats.