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December 18, 2012
BHS swimming in right direction, but Jacks fall to Park Rapids
PARK RAPIDS – Bemidji’s boys swimming and diving team lost 103-83 Tuesday at Park Rapids but the Lumberjacks had 28 season-best performances and coach Woody Leindecker was very pleased with the results. “Everyone is swimming in the right direction,” Leindecker said. Included...
December 18, 2012 - 11:37pm
December 12, 2012
SWIMMING: Bemidji boys win hope opener over Thief River Falls
BEMIDJI – The Lumberjacks swimmers opened their home season on a positive note Tuesday as they downed Thief River Falls 99-76 in a dual meet...
December 12, 2012 - 12:40am
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
November 26, 2012
Bemidji senior Lexie Hendricks to attend MSU Moorhead
BEMIDJI - Bemidji High School senior swimmer Lexie Hendricks officially signed her Letter of Intent to attend and swim for MSU-Moorhead Wednesday....
November 26, 2012 - 5:00pm
November 20, 2012
Pioneer Editorial: Cheers and Jeers
Job fair addresses area’s needs
November 20, 2012 - 12:11am
November 17, 2012
Bemidji's Steph Frey caps her career with pair of runner-up finishes
MINNEAPOLIS – In a perfect world Steph Frey would have found a way to overtake Ellen Bloom of Sartell in Saturday’s championship final of...
November 17, 2012 - 10:42pm
Bemidji swimmers do very well at state meet
MINNEAPOLIS – Only two swimmers can say that they won their final 500 free race this season and Bemidji’s Lexie Hendricks is one of them. Hendricks was content to keep the leaders within sight through the first half of Saturday’s state consolation championship heat but the Lumberjack...
November 17, 2012 - 3:51pm
November 16, 2012
Bemidji's Steph Frey in hunt for state swimming championship
MINNEAPOLIS – Steph Frey will compete for the state championship in two individual events today and Lexie Hendricks and the 400 free relay teams will swim in today’s consolation finals of the state high school Class A meet at the University of Minnesota pool. Hendricks, Frey...
November 16, 2012 - 10:53pm
November 15, 2012
SWIMMING: Grosfield falls short in bid to reach diving finals, but swimmers start today
MINNEAPOLIS – Kylei Grosfield fell short in her attempt to advance to Saturday’s finals of the state high school Class A diving competition...
November 15, 2012 - 11:23pm
SWIMMING: Grosfield among favorites at state diving meet
BEMIDJI – Bemidji High School diver Kylei Grosfield captured the section 8A title over the weekend and today the eighth grader will make her second appearance at the state meet. The Class A diving preliminaries begin at noon at the University of Minnesota pool and the top 16...
November 15, 2012 - 12:20am
November 13, 2012
SWIMMING: Bemidji seniors eager to compete at state meet
BEMIDJI – When the Bemidji swimmers hit the starting block during Friday’s state meet preliminaries four seniors will be among the nine Lumberjacks...
November 13, 2012 - 10:58pm
November 10, 2012
SWIMMING: Bemidji wins Section 8A title
WARROAD – During Friday’s Section 8A swimming preliminaries Bemidji’s Kayla Hewitt tied with Crookston’s Kate MacGregor for the eighth and final spot in Saturday’s championship heat. By rule, the two had a swim-off to decide who would make the finals and who would be...
November 10, 2012 - 11:17pm
November 9, 2012
SWIMMING: Bemidji in position to win section
WARROAD – The Bemidji girls swimming and diving team appears poised to make a run at successfully defending its Section 8A title today as the Lumberjacks placed most of their athletes in the top eight of their respective events after Friday’s preliminary round of the section meet. The...
November 9, 2012 - 11:54pm
November 7, 2012
SWIMMING: Bemidji ready to section defend title
BEMIDJI – The section championship and berths at the state meet will be on the line Friday and Saturday when the Bemidji High School girls swimmers and divers join their Section 8A peers for the section meet in Warroad. BHS is the defending champion and has targeted this meet...
November 7, 2012 - 12:49am
October 26, 2012
SWIMMING: Frey’s school record leads Bemidji to meet victory
GRAND RAPIDS – The final week of extended workouts for the Bemidji High School swimmers finally ended Friday. The Lumberjacks proved that they can perform in spite of being sore and exhausted as they capped the regular season with a victory in the Grand Rapids Invitational. BHS...
October 26, 2012 - 11:18pm