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February 25, 2016
BOYS BASKETBALL: Cass Lake-Bena fends off pesky Mahnomen
BEMIDJI — Seventh-seeded Mahnomen put up a good fight Thursday, but ultimately the talent of No. 2 Cass Lake-Bena took over and won the quarterfinal...
February 25, 2016 - 11:57pm
February 24, 2016
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Red Lake earns No. 2 seed in Section 8A East
The Red Lake girls basketball team received the No. 2 seed in the Sub-Section 8A East tournament, which gets underway Friday. The Warriors (20-3) will take on seventh-seeded Mahnomen on Thursday, March 3, at the Bemidji State Gymnasium. Red Lake, however, didn’t earn the top seed...
February 24, 2016 - 11:26pm
February 15, 2016
WRESTLING: BCLB falls in Section 7A team semifinals
DEER RIVER — The Blackduck/Cass Lake-Bena wrestling team advanced to the semifinals of Saturday’s Section 7A team tournament at Deer River, but fell to Aitkin 44-15. The No. 3 seed Bears got off to a good start in the semifinal match with the No. 2 seed Gobblers as Trenten Juelsen...
February 15, 2016 - 10:09pm
December 17, 2015
BOYS BASKETBALL: Pine River-Backus holds off Cass Lake-Bena in second half
BEMIDJI — The Pine River-Backus High School boys basketball team held off a late comeback bid to beat Cass Lake-Bena 58-53 at the Sanford Center...
December 17, 2015 - 11:11pm
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Fouls, injury stymies Cass Lake-Bena chance to rally vs. Pine River-Backus
BEMIDJI — Faced with the loss of their top post player, the Cass Lake-Bena girls basketball team found itself struggling to get any momentum...
December 17, 2015 - 11:06pm
November 6, 2015
BASKETBALL: Red Lake, Cass Lake-Bena to play at Sanford Center
BEMIDJI—Area basketball teams will be on display next month on Bemidji's biggest stage: The Sanford Center announced Friday it is hosting...
November 6, 2015 - 1:58pm
October 27, 2015
AREA VOLLEYBALL: Cass Lake-Bena knocks out Blackduck
CASS LAKE — After dropping the first set at home Tuesday against the No. 5 team in the Section 8A East Sub-Section, Blackduck, Cass Lake-Bena took the next three sets to win 18-25, 25-13, 25-18, 25-18. The No. 4 seeded Panthers (14-10), who were swept by the Drakes (9-16) two weeks...
October 27, 2015 - 11:03pm
October 12, 2015
PREP FOOTBALL: Kelliher-Northome, Clearbrook-Gonvick, Bagley all open at home
The Kelliher-Northome football team dominated in the regular season to escape unbeaten. And once again, the Mustangs are one of the top seeds in their MSHSL 9-man section tournament playoffs, which begin Friday. Just about the only thing different for the Mustangs this season is...
October 12, 2015 - 11:11pm
October 7, 2015
FOOTBALL: Cass Lake-Bena falls to Ada-Borup in regular-season finale
CASS LAKE — Cass Lake-Bena football got week eight started early, but Ada-Borup got on the scoreboard early and often as the Cougars won 40-0 on Wednesday. Sophomore Dexter Pelzman returned a 65-yard punt for a touchdown just 2 minutes, and 25 seconds into the game to go up 7-0. The...
October 7, 2015 - 10:25pm
October 1, 2015
PREP FOOTBALL: Area teams battling for playoff position
As teams battle for position in the playoff seedings, Blackduck, Northome/Kelliher and Clearbrook-Gonvick helped their cases with wins in week six. Bagley, Red Lake and Cass Lake-Bena weren’t so lucky and picked up losses. This week will be another battle for playoff positioning. Blackduck After...
October 1, 2015 - 11:18pm
September 11, 2015
AREA FOOTBALL ROUNDUP: Bagley loses, Kelliher stays undefeated
BAGLEY — The New York Mills football team defeated the Bagley Flyers 14-8, handing Bagley its first home loss in nearly two years. The Flyers (2-2) were unable to stop the rushing attack of Zach Frost, who gained 137 yards for the Eagles, including a 60 yard score in the third...
September 11, 2015 - 11:35pm
September 10, 2015
VOLLEYBALL: Cass Lake-Bena tops Red Lake in 4
RED LAKE — Cass Lake-Bena beat Red Lake in four sets on Thursday’s area volleyball matchup to even its record at 2-2. The Warriors (0-2) took the first set 25-19, which was their first win of the season. But the Panthers regrouped to take the next three sets 26-24, 25-22 and...
September 10, 2015 - 11:23pm
AREA FOOTBALL: Kelliher/Northome the lone unbeaten team in the area
KELLIHER — After winning week two in overtime fashion, it was a relief for Kelliher/Northome to easily slide past Northeast Range 30-8 last Thursday. With the win, the Mustangs (3-0) are the only area team to make it through week three unscathed, and continue on as the favorite...
September 10, 2015 - 11:21pm
September 3, 2015
PREP FOOTBALL NOTEBOOK: Laporte drops back to JV schedule
LAPORTE — As the prep football season rolls on, the Laporte nine-man team has decided it didn’t have the numbers to be competitive in a varsity schedule and are dropping back to JV. The Wildcats lost to Buffalo Lake-Hector-Stewart 71-0 in Week One of the season, playing most...
September 3, 2015 - 11:26pm
August 28, 2015
PREP FOOTBALL: Warren-Alvarado-Oslo overpowers Cass Lake-Bena 46-6
CASS LAKE — The Cass Lake-Bena Panthers matched last years point total in Friday’s 49-6 loss to Warren-Alvarado-Oslo. Senior quarterback Brice Miller and junior running back Hunter Roller each scored two touchdowns in the first quarter, giving the Ponies plenty of scoring to...
August 28, 2015 - 11:23pm