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SKIING: Bemidji teams top field at Fergus Falls
FERGUS FALLS – Bemidji’s boys skiers took advantage of the fast snow, claiming four of the top seven individual spots and capturing Tuesday’s meet here. Kyle Sagedahl was the individual champion with a time of 13:08 over the 4.8-km freestyle course. Finishing only one second...
January 8, 2013 - 11:07pm
January 5, 2013
SKIING: Bemidji boys second at Alexandria meet
ALEXANDRIA – Bemidji placed second of five teams in the boys varsity race at Saturday’s Alexandria ski invitational while the girls were fifth of six teams. Brainerd took the boys title with 14 points while the Jacks had 34. Individually, Tony Sagedahl was fifth and Kyle Sagedahl...
January 5, 2013 - 11:07pm
January 4, 2013
Afternoon skiing in Bemidji
The conditions are not ideal, but Julie Frank skied Thursday afternoon on the Montebello Trail in Bemidji. Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer
January 4, 2013 - 1:07am
December 28, 2012
SKIING: Bemidji boys finish second at Brainerd, girls fourth
BRAINERD – The Bemidji High School skiing teams had a good test against a field of mostly sectional teams in Brainerd. The Lumberjacks boys team took second place in the eight-team Brainerd Invitational Friday at the Northland Arboretum, while the girls placed fourth out of nine. The...
December 28, 2012 - 10:03pm
December 20, 2012
SKIING: Tony Sagedahl leads Bemidji at Grand Rapids meet
GRAND RAPIDS – Tony Sagedahl had the best time during Thursday’s 6-km classical ski race at Mount Itasca but Grand Rapids had too much depth as the Thunderhawks stopped the Bemidji boys ski team 388-376. In the girls varsity meet, Grand Rapids claimed the top four spots and coasted...
December 20, 2012 - 11:14pm
December 15, 2012
Bemidji skiers open year at Duluth
DULUTH – The Bemidji High School Nordic ski teams competed in Duluth Saturday at a meet hosted by Ely. The boys finished second in the 10-team field while the girls were third. Tony Sagedahl was third in the boys individual race as was Jenna Truedson in the girls competition. Ely...
December 15, 2012 - 8:35pm
December 8, 2012
SKIING: Bemidji girls, boys teams place seventh at Mt. Itasca
COLERAINE – The Bemidji Nordic ski team didn’t have any real snow to compete on during their first race Saturday afternoon. Still, for head coach Mark Walters, it was a good first meet at the Mount Itasca Winter Sports Center in Coleraine. “It was all on man-made snow, obviously,”...
December 8, 2012 - 10:18pm
December 3, 2012
It's full speed ahead for Bemidji High School winter sports teams
Minnesota High School League officials have a tough task trying to juggle the various state tournaments in a way that will result in the least amount of confusion and conflict. The schedules the MSHSL officials have devised for the fall sports programs begin with the girls tennis...
December 3, 2012 - 10:45pm
October 8, 2012
Ski season starts early in eastern Minnesota
TAYLORS FALLS, Minn. (AP) — The ski season is open at Wild Mountain in Chisago County, a sharp contrast to the water slides that were operating two weeks ago. Ski hill operators say Oct. 7 is the earliest start on record. A chilly start to October created the right conditions for...
October 8, 2012 - 9:53am
March 18, 2012
Creativity leads to success for Bemidji High School ski teams
The Bemidji Nordic ski teams spent the better part of the winter scanning northern Minnesota for any available snow. The lack of snow in the Bemidji area forced team officials to modify their practice routines but, despite those problems, the boys and girls teams experienced successful...
March 18, 2012 - 12:00am
March 4, 2012
Ellefson wins Snowjourn
Lars Ellefson of Park Rapids captured the overall title of Saturday's 12-km Snowjourn freestyle race at Buena Vista. Ellefson finished the race in 36:33 and owned a 50-second lead over runnerup Kyle Sagedahl of Bemidji. Sevve Stember of Bemidji was third (38:10) and Adam Holter...
March 4, 2012 - 12:00am
March 2, 2012
Ski Trails Report
Movil Maze: Was groomed on Feb. 24. NOTE: The Movil Maze system includes 14 kilometers of skate lane and classical track. The trails are listed as intermediate to expert. Montebello Trail: Trails were groomed and tracked Feb. 28. Trails are expected to be re-groomed by Friday. NOTE:...
March 2, 2012 - 12:00am
February 24, 2012
Area cross country ski trails report
Movil Maze: Trails were groomed Wednesday and are in very good shape NOTE: The Movil Maze system includes 14 kilometers of skate lane and classical track. The trails are listed as intermediate to expert. Montebello Trail: Trails were scheduled to be groomed Thursday or Friday morning....
February 24, 2012 - 12:00am
February 17, 2012
Sagedahls do very well at state ski meet
BY PAT MILLER email@example.com Kyle Sagedahl just missed his goal of finishing in the top 50 at the state Nordic ski race Thursday as the Bemidji High School junior completed the course in 32:24.7 and placed 52nd. His twin brother, Tony, was 61st in 32:45.9 and improved...
February 17, 2012 - 11:32am
February 10, 2012
Area ski trails report
Movil Maze: Conditions are listed as good. Skating lane was groomed Monday but low snow prevents classical track grooming NOTE: The Movil Maze system includes 14 kilometers of skate lane and classical track. The trails are listed as intermediate to expert. Montebello Trail: Trails...
February 10, 2012 - 12:00am