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From left: Lupita Mora, Ally Ecker, and Reece Ritter celebrate after Ecker’s first period goal against Morris/Benson Area.
The Blue Devils continued their domination of Morris/Benson Area last Tuesday when the offense exploded in a 12-1 win in Sauk Centre. It is the Prairie Centre girls’ 16th win in a row over the Storm. Four Blue Devils found the net twice: Gabby Olson, Shelby Otte, Ally Ecker, and Kylee Hopp.  The...
Junior defenseman Hudson Pung took a shot on goal during Prairie Centre’s game against Mora/Milaca last Thursday in Long Prairie.
The Prairie Centre boys fell 9-2 at Little Falls last Tuesday night. The Flyers scored the game’s first five goals and ended up outshooting the North Stars 35-10 by the end of the night. Prairie Centre’s scoring came on a second period goal by Noah MacDonald with assists going to Daniel Thompson...
Senior guard Blake Fossland went up for a layup late in the double overtime win over Pierz.
The season is still young, but the Long Prairie-Grey Eagle boys basketball team has shown they have a flair for the dramatic just five games in. After coming back to defeat both Wadena-Deer Creek and St. John’s Prep in close games, they were able to do the same last Thursday. Hosting Pierz, the...
Jarrah Langner performed her floor routine at the home opener back on Dec. 5.
In their final week of competition until the new year, the Wolves gymnastics teams split their two meets. LPGE/BEV 122.95, New London/Spicer 127.475 The home opener was held at the LPGE elementary school on Dec. 5 when the Wolves hosted New London-Spicer. Despite a near school record team vault...
Last Tuesday saw a premiere matchup in Class 1A wrestling as the No. 11 state-ranked Wolves went on the road to take on No. 3 West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon/Evansville. It ended up being a statement victory for the LPGE/BEV wrestlers as they took care of business to come away with a 39-27 upset...
The Swanville girls basketball team held off a late rally by Upsala to pick up a 56-49 win in Prairie Conference play last Tuesday night. The Bulldogs were able to jump out to a 30-19 lead at halftime, but the Cardinals came back and outscored them in the second half. “It is never easy to play on...
The Tiger boys were unable to overcome a massive halftime deficit when they fell to Parkers Prairie 76-62 at home last Thursday night. The first half saw Browerville/Eagle Valley grab a short-lived 7-6 lead after John Schueller completed a traditional three-point play early on. However, the...
The Upsala girls fell to a tough Holdingford team on Saturday, 75-35. Amber Biniek had a team high 12 points to lead the Cardinals while Stef Pohlman chipped in 10. Jenna Ripplinger had five, Annika Gunderson four, and Laura Lange three. Upsala travels to Bertha-Hewitt on Dec. 21 and will compete...
rowerville last Saturday for a boys/girls hoops doubleheader. A slow start for the hosting Browerville/Eagle Valley girls put them in an early deficit, but they were able to come back and win it 58-57 on a Zoe Hillmer free throw in the final seconds. A poor shooting first half put B/EV in a 23-18...
From left: Matthew Zeipelt, Brandon Fossland, Ian Langford, and Jacob Middendorf celebrated after the final buzzer sounded in Friday’s win over St. John’s Prep.
For 35 minutes, St. John’s Prep always had an answer for LPGE.  But the Thunder didn’t allow enough time for the Johnnies to respond when a late game flurry was capped off by sophomore Brandon Fossland coming up with a steal and then sinking the game-winning free throws with three seconds left to...

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