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The temperatures may have been down by early May standards, but the Browerville/Eagle Valley baseball team still made a full week out of it, playing four games in four days. B/EV 5, St. John’s Prep 2 - game one The Tigers opened up the week with a doubleheader against St. John’s Prep, hosted in St...
The Long Prairie Predators opened their season with a night game in Alexandria last Saturday night. The Black Sox ended up blanking them and picking up a 3-0 Resorters League win. Both teams were held in check for five innings as Univerisity of Minnesota-Morris graduate Trent Johnson and North...
Thunder softball got one in the win column last Friday with a dominating 18-2 win at Staples-Motley. After scoring one run in each of the first two innings, Long Prairie-Grey Eagle came alive in a big way, mostly due to pitching control issues from the Cardinals. All nine Thunder scored in the...
The Swanville softball team fell 11-4 to Osakis last Tuesday afternoon.  Sierra Bartkowitz and Avery Jackson each finished with two base hits with the latter driving in a pair of runs. Lucia Bryce and Hailee Schmidt each had one base hit with the former driving in one.  Hannah Schneider had a...
Errors plagued Upsala/Swanvile in a Prairie Conference meeting with Royalton last Tuesday, and it resulted in them falling 6-3. The Patriots committed five errors and Royalton took advantage early, scoring runs in the first and fourth innings to go up 2-0. A sacrifice fly from Jorgan Kiley scored...
The Prairie Conference-leading Tiger softball team opened up the week at Osakis last Monday. Some uncharacteristic mistakes in the field plagued Browerville/Eagle Valley throughout the game and it resulted in the Silverstreaks stealing a game with a 13-7 win, the Tigers’ first loss in league play....
Senior Travis Miller  had a pair of hits.
The Long Prairie-Grey Eagle and Browerville/Eagle Valley baseball teams got locked into a pitcher’s duel when they met in Long Prairie last Thursday night. Sophomore Weston Herzog and senior Hudson Pung combined to toss a three-hit shutout, and the Thunder got just enough offense to pick up a 2-0...
The Thunder track teams competed at the John Reimer Invitational at Pillager last Thursday afternoon. The Long Prairie-Grey Eagle girls scored 36 points to place seventh of eight and the boys scored one point and finished eighth of eight. Junior sprinter Megan Och scored two-thirds of the team’s...
The Swanvile Swans got locked in a nail-biting battle at Randall last Sunday afternoon. In a low-scoring, high quality pitching performance on both sides, the two teams needed extra innings before the hosting Cubs delivered the walk-off win to sink the Swans, 3-2. Swanville struck first by putting...
Upsala/Swanville Area and Pequot Lakes got locked into a pitcher’s duel for six of the seven innings they played last Monday afternoon in Upsala. All runs for both teams were scored in one inning and it ended up being the USA to rally back to pick up a quality 5-4 non-conference win. The visiting...

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