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February 25, 2016
BOYS BASKETBALL: Second half surge lifts top-seeded Red Lake past Clearbrook
BEMIDJI — A strong second half lifted the Red Lake boys basketball team to a 81-56 win over Clearbrook-Gonvick in the Section 8A east sub-section...
February 25, 2016 - 11:40pm
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
November 14, 2015
SWIMMING: BHS shatters records in section championship performance, win fifth straight 8A title
WARROAD -- Members of the Bemidji High School girls swimming team adopted the phrase “All In,” for the 2015 Section 8A meet. Guess they...
November 14, 2015 - 10:58pm
SWIMMING: BHS set to take a run at section title
WARROAD — The Bemidji High School swimming and diving team looks to be in a strong position to make a run at its fifth-consecutive Section...
November 14, 2015 - 12:02am
October 15, 2015
BOYS SOCCER: Heads-up win for Lumberjacks in Section 8A opener over DL
BEMIDJI — Leo Spry’s head helped the Bemidji High School boys soccer team on Thursday in more ways than one. Spry was wearing his normally-long...
October 15, 2015 - 10:50pm
GIRLS SOCCER: Jacks upset Spuds 2-0 in Section 8A opener
MOORHEAD — It had been three years since the Bemidji High School girls soccer team won a section match, and two years since the Lumberjacks’...
October 15, 2015 - 10:44pm
June 3, 2015
PREP BASEBALL: Bagley falls to Win-E-Mac in Section 8A baseball tourney
THIEF RIVER FALLS — The Bagley High School baseball team’s run to the Section 8A title came to an end Wednesday with a five-inning, 11-1 loss to Win-E-Mac at Northland Community and Technical College inThief River Falls. The Flyers, who end the season at 11-12, managed only two...
June 3, 2015 - 10:05pm
June 2, 2015
BASEBALL: Bagley's Section 8A tournament game postponed to Wednesday
THIEF RIVER FALLS — The Bagley High School baseball season was extended at least one more day Tuesday, but not because of a couple wins. It was because of the weather. The Flyers were scheduled to play Win-E-Mac at 2 p.m. Tuesday in an elimination game at Northland Community and...
June 2, 2015 - 10:23pm
June 1, 2015
PREP BASEBALL: Bagley still alive, but Blackduck eliminated in Section 8A
THIEF RIVER FALLS — Bagley will have to win twice today if it wants to return to the state tournament for the first time since 1978. The Flyers, the Sub-Section 8A East champions, were shut out by 8A West champs Red Lake County, 6-0, Monday afternoon in their Section 8A tournament...
June 1, 2015 - 10:15pm
May 29, 2015
BASEBALL: Bagley beats Blackduck for East Sub-Section title as both teams advance to 8A tourney
BEMIDJI — Bagley was the No. 3 seed in the Sub-Section 8A East tournament and needed to beat the top two teams to win the championship for...
May 29, 2015 - 4:33pm
March 5, 2015
GIRLS PREP BASKETBALL: Red Lake rolls Laporte, Walker routs Blackduck in Section 8A openers
Ryan Pietruszewski And Jillian Gandsey firstname.lastname@example.org BEMIDJI — Grace White had 15 points to help Red Lake cruise past Laporte...
March 5, 2015 - 10:53pm
March 3, 2015
PREP SPORTS: Warriors edge Fosston 54-52 to win Sub-Section 8A East title, Warriors one step from state
THIEF RIVER FALLS — The Red Lake boys basketball team is one step away from returning to the Class A basketball tournament. However, it took a thrilling back-and-forth battle with Fosston to get there. The top-seeded Warriors rallied from a five-point second-half deficit and got...
March 3, 2015 - 11:16pm
February 27, 2015
BOYS BASKETBALL: Red Lake beats Laporte 87-45
BEMIDJI — Red Lake’s quest to repeat as Section 8A champions and return to the Minnesota Class A tournament encountered an early hiccup against...
February 27, 2015 - 8:16am
February 26, 2015
BOYS BASKETBALL: Cass Lake-Bena dominates Blackduck, Fosston beats Kelliher/Northome
BEMIDJI — Freshman Noah Delapaz led Cass Lake-Bena High School to a fast start in Thursday’s Sub-Section A8 East boys basketball game as...
February 26, 2015 - 10:44pm
SWIMMING: Bemidji hopes to progress at section meet
BEMIDJI — The Bemidji High School swimming and diving team will be competing at the Section 8A meet today in Alexandria. First-year head coach Nyle Relay feels his team is in a good position in the middle of the section, but with a good day could make a move to the top. “I think...
February 26, 2015 - 10:35pm