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March 16, 2009
High school boys basketball: Red Lake, Cass Lake-Bena meet tonight in sub-section semifinals
One of northern Minnesota's biggest boys basketball rivalries will take center stage tonight in the Section 8A playoffs. Red Lake and Cass Lake-Bena will meet in the Section 8A East Subsection championship game at 6:30 p.m. at Ralph Engelstad Arena in Thief River Falls. The winner...
March 16, 2009 - 11:18pm
March 12, 2009
High school boys basketball: Red Lake, Cass Lake-Bena in section playoff action Thursday
The Section 8A boys basketball tournament continues tonight with the east and west subsection quarterfinals. East subsection games will be split with two games each at Bagley and Cass Lake-Bena High Schools. West Subsection games will be split with two games each at Northwest Community...
March 12, 2009 - 12:31am
March 5, 2009
High School girls basketball: Cass Lake-Bena defeats Laporte in Section 8A playoffs
The Section 8A girls basketball tournament was pared down to the final eight teams Thursday night. There were two Section 8A East Subsection games played at Bemidji High School with No. 2 seed Cass Lake-Bena defeating No. 7 Laporte 72-48 and No. 3 Lake of the Woods defeating No....
March 5, 2009 - 11:56pm
March 3, 2009
Bemidji High School boys hockey: Jacks fall to TRF 6-1 in section semifinals
Kent Peterson scored three goals and added two assists Monday night to lead Thief River Falls past Bemidji 6-1 in the semifinals of the Minnesota Section 8A boys hockey tournament at Warroad's Gardens Arena. The decision ended Bemidji's season. The Lumberjacks finished 14-12-1 in...
March 3, 2009 - 12:57am
February 28, 2009
Bemidji High School boys hockey: Hazelton's last second goal keeps Jacks alive in Section 8A playoffs
The Bemidji Lumberjacks rallied in the final seven minutes Friday night to turn back Baudette's Lake of the Woods High 3-2 at Warroad and advance to the semifinals of the 8A hockey tournament. The Jacks will battle Thief River Falls Monday night at 7 at the Warroad Arena. Warroad...
February 28, 2009 - 12:28am
Bemidji High School wrestling, boys swimming and boys basketball in action Saturday
The Bemidji High wrestling, boys swimming and boys basketball teams are all in action across the region today. The swim team will conclude its two day stand at Apollo with the finals and consolation finals. The wrestlers will be out to follow last year's team and end its section...
February 28, 2009 - 12:21am
February 27, 2009
Bemidji High School Friday sports preview: Sections begin for boys hockey, boys swimming
The Bemidji High School swim and boys hockey teams head in opposite directions today for their sectional tournament openers. The swimmers head south to St.
February 27, 2009 - 12:20am
Bemidji High School girls basketball: Jacks beat Grand Rapids 62-45
"You'll see a far different team against Grand Rapids tonight than you saw in the first game," said Coach Rick Kehoe Thursday night. Truer words were never spoken. For Bemidji, beaten 66-54 at home in early December, controlled the rematch from start to finish to post a 62-45 decision...
February 27, 2009 - 12:15am
February 26, 2009
Bemidji High School girls basketball: Jacks face Grand Rapids in final game of regular season
The Bemidji High girls basketball team faces its final major test of the regular season tonight when it heads east to Grand Rapids to battle the Thunderhawks. It will be the second meeting of the year between the pair. Grand Rapids stunned Bemidji in the first meeting here, handing...
February 26, 2009 - 1:34am
February 22, 2009
Bemidji High School boys basketball: Rocori defeats Jacks with three pointers
Rocori completed a lost weekend for the Bemidji Lumberjacks boys basketball team, handing the Jacks a 64-37 setback at Cold Spring. It was the Jacks poorest performance of the year and their lowest score, well under the 48 scored in the opening night win at East Grand Forks. "It...
February 22, 2009 - 12:04am
Bemidji High School wrestling: St. Cloud Apollo ends Jacks season at sections
The Apollo Eagles ended the season for the Bemidji High wrestling team Saturday, handing the Jacks a 58-11 setback in the opening round of the 8-3A team tournament at Buffalo. The Eagles then went on to take the title beating defending champ Buffalo 32-24 in the semifinals and stopping...
February 22, 2009 - 12:02am
Bemidji High School girls basketball: Jacks beat Rocori for 20th win of the season
The Bemidji High girls basketball team rebounded from its loss at East Grand Forks Tuesday to roll over outmatched Rocori 84-40 Saturday at Cold Spring. Bemidji had few problems with the Spartans who fell to 2-21 on thee year. Bemidji extended its season to 20-3. It hosts Detroit...
February 22, 2009 - 12:00am
February 21, 2009
Bemidji High School boys basketball: Jacks push top ranked St. Cloud Tech
The Bemidji Lumberjacks played another of the state's top three teams tough Friday night, pushing St. Cloud Tech most of the night before falling 74-66 at Halenbeck Hall on the campus of St. Cloud State. The game was shifted from Tech which is hosting the Section 8AA gymnastics meet...
February 21, 2009 - 12:00am
Bemidji High School Saturday preview: Wrestling, gymnastics team at section meets
The Bemidji wrestling and gymnastics teams join post season action today, competing at tournaments at Buffalo and St. Cloud Tech. The gymnasts are at the Section 8AA meet at Tech.
February 21, 2009 - 12:00am
February 20, 2009
Bemidji High School boys hockey: Jacks beat Greenway, capping off first winning season in eight years
The Bemidji Lumberjacks hockey team went out in a blaze of glory Thursday night, steamrolling undermanned Greenway 12-3 before a small senior...
February 20, 2009 - 12:10am