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PIRATE BOYS HOCKEY’S SEASON ENDS WITH 10-1 LOSS TO #5 RANKED EAST GRAND FORKS

Landon Parker had a hat trick in the first period on his way to a Texas hat trick, and Mason Poolman added a hat trick as the #5 ranked East Grand Forks Green Wave defeated the Crookston Pirates Boys...

CROOKSTON BOY’S BASKETBALL SCORES 91 AND ALL SIX SENIORS SCORE TO BEAT ROSEAU ON SENIOR NIGHT

The Crookston Pirate Boys Basketball team snapped a four-game losing streak by exploding for 54 first-half points and held on the rest of the way for 91-62 Section 8AA victory over the Roseau Rams on Senior Night at the...

SPORTS FEEVER – February 20, 2020

The madness has begun.  We are in the middle of the State Girls Hockey tournament, the boy's section hockey tournament, girls basketball playoffs start this week with a few play-in games and kick into gear next week, section individual...

FERGUS FALLS AND HAWLEY TOP SEEDS IN SECTION 8AA GIRLS BASKETBALL TOURNEY

The Section 8AA Girls Basketball seeds have been released and Hawley and Fergus Falls were the top seeds in their respective sub-section.  The seeds and tournament schedule and bracket are listed below. NORTH Subsection - 1. Hawley 2. Roseau 3. Crookston 4. Park Rapids 5....

WARREN-ALVARADO-OSLO AND FOSSTON EARN TOP SEEDS IN SECTION 8A GIRLS BASKETBALL TOURNEY

The Section 8A Girls Basketball seeds have been released and Warren-Alvarado-Oslo and Fosston were the top seeds in their respective sub-section.  The seeds and tournament schedule and bracket are listed below. WEST Subsection - 1. Warren-Alvarado-Oslo 2. Red Lake County Central 3. Sacred...

CROOKSTON YOUTH HOCKEY UPDATE FROM FEBRUARY 10-16

The Crookston Blue Line Club has released this week's Crookston Youth Hockey report.  The recap of the team's games and the players of the week for February 10-16 are listed below. MITE WHITE The player of the week for the Mite...

CROOKSTON ADVANCES TO SECTION 8A QUARTERFINALS WITH 7-1 OVER PARK RAPIDS

Jack Doda had a hat trick and Quinn Westlake added four points as the 7-seeded Crookston Pirates Boys Hockey team defeated the 10-seed Park Rapids Panthers 7-1 in a Section 8A playoff game at the Crookston Sports Center Tuesday...

CROOKSTON GIRL’S BASKETBALL OVERCOMES OFF SHOOTING NIGHT IN WIN OVER STEPHEN-ARGYLE

The Crookston Pirate Girl's Basketball team overcame an off shooting night to win a defensive battle 57-49 win over the Stephen-Argyle Storm in a game played at the Crookston High School Gymnasium.  In her first game back in several...

HEALTHY WIN-E-MAC CRUISES TO A WIN OVER PIRATE BOYS BASKETBALL

The Crookston Pirate Boys Basketball team's leading scorer and rebounder was back in the line up for the first time since suffering a knee injury and it didn't seem to help as the hot-shooting Win-E-Mac Patriots cruised to 73-51...

BARNESVILLE USES STRONG STARTS TO EACH HALF TO BEAT PIRATE BOYS BASKETBALL

The Crookston Pirate Boys Basketball team had a slow start in the first half and had another slow start in the second half and the Barnesville Trojans held on for a 79-60 victory in a Section 8AA matchup at...

UMC MEN’S BASKETBALL COMPLETES ROAD SWEEP WITH WIN OVER UMARY

The University of Minnesota Crookston Men's basketball team completed its first road weekend sweep as a Division II program in a 68-62 win over the University of Mary in an NSIC game played at the McDowell Activity Center in...

UMC WOMEN’S BASKETBALL SKID CONTINUES WITH LOSS AT UMARY

The University of Minnesota Crookston (UMC) Women's Basketball team dropped its fifth straight despite a strong fourth quarter in a 78-70 loss against the University of Mary in an NSIC game played at the McDowell Activity Center in Bismarck,...

EAST GRAND FORKS DEFENDS AND DUNKS THEIR WAY TO A WIN OVER CROOKSTON BOYS BASKETBALL

The East Grand Forks Green Wave held the Crookston Pirate Boys Basketball team scoreless for the first 13-plus minutes of the second half and coasted to a 67-36 victory in a Section 8AA matchup at the East Grand Forks...

UMC MEN’S BASKETBALL BEATS MINOT STATE FOR THE FIRST TIME SINCE 2004

The University of Minnesota Crookston (UMC) Men's Basketball team used dialed-in defense and timely offense in an 80-69 win over Minot State in an NSIC game played at the Minot State Dome. 1st Half - Javier Nicolau (Sr., Castellon, Spain) opened...

UMC WOMEN’S BASKETBALL STRUGGLES TO SCORE IN LOSS TO MINOT STATE

The University of Minnesota Crookston women's basketball team's offense continued to struggle in a 77-66 loss against Minot State in an NSIC game played at the Minot State Dome.  1st Quarter - Emma Carpenter (Fr., Eagan) gave Minnesota Crookston an early...

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK – Caden Osborn

This week’s athlete of the week is Crookston Pirate Boys Basketball player, Caden Osborn, a 6’2 senior post player. Caden became the ninth Pirate Boys Basketball player to reach the 1,000th point mark in a win over Thief River Falls...

BARNESVILLE USES STRONG SECOND HALF TO BEAT CROOKSTON GIRLS BASKETBALL

The Barnesville Trojans used a 13-0 run in the second half to take their first lead of the game and never looked back to beat the Crookston Pirate Girl's Basketball team 59-48 in a Section 8AA matchup in Barnesville.  FIRST...

ROSEAU BEAT CROOKSTON BOYS HOCKEY 5-0 TO WRAP UP REGULAR SEASON

The Roseau Rams used a hat trick by Max Strand to beat the Crookston Pirates Boys Hockey team 5-0 in a game played Thursday night at the Crookston Sports Center in the regular-season finale for both teams. 1st Period The Rams...

WARROAD UNANIMOUS TOP PICK IN SECTION 8A BOYS HOCKEY SEEDING MEETING

The Section 8A Boys Hockey seeding meeting was held Thursday morning and the seeds went pretty much as expected.  Warroad was the unanimous pick for the top seed and the coaches had to break a tie for the ninth...

SPORTS FEEVER – February 13, 2020

Welcome to another edition of the Sports Feever column.  In this week's column we take a look at the Crookston Pirate Girls Hockey team's season.  We also look at the Section 8A and 8AA Boys and Girls Basketball standings. ...

CROOKSTON YOUTH HOCKEY REPORT – February 3-9, 2020

The Crookston Blue Line Club has released the Crookston Youth Hockey report for February 3-9.  The player of the week awards and team recaps are below. MITE WHITE This week’s player of the week for the Mite Whites is Jameson Reese....

DISTRICT KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS FREE THROW CHAMPIONSHIP HELD IN CROOKSTON

The District Level Knights of Columbus Free Throw Championship was held on Sunday, February 9 at the Crookston High School Gymnasium.  The top two from each age group are listed below.  AGE 1st place 9 Girls Makenna Peterson - Crookston 9 Boys Breck Borowicz -...