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THIEF RIVER FALLS AND DGF ARE THE TOP SEEDS IN SECTION 8AA SOFTBALL TOURNEY

The Thief River Falls Prowlers are the top seed in the North sub-section and the Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton Rebels are the top seed in the South sub-section of the Section 8AA Softball tournament.  The tournament will begin on Tuesday at the...

BGMR AND NORMAN COUNTY EAST/UH TOP SEEDS IN SECTION 8A SOFTBALL

The Badger-Greenbush-Middle River Gators are the top seed in the North sub-section and the Norman County East/Ulen-Hitterdal Titans are the top seed in the South sub-section of the Section 8A Softball championship.  The tournament will begin on Tuesday at...

PIRATE GIRLS TRACK FINISHES 10TH AT STATE TRUE TEAM MEET

The Crookston Pirate Girls Track team finished 10th place out of 12 teams at the Minnesota Track and Field Coaches Association State True Team Track meet on a cold, windy day at the Stillwater High School track.  Minnewaska Area...

AGASSIZ VALLEY SOFTBALL ALL CONFERENCE TEAM ANNOUNCED

The Agassiz Valley Conference announced the All-Conference and Honorable Mention teams Friday night at the conference games in Thief River Falls.  All the award winners are listed below. Agassiz Valley Co-Coach of the Year: Kent Christian-BGMR & Ben Hanson -...

SECTION 8A TENNIS INDIVIDUAL SEEDS, FEE/WARDNER #1 IN DUBS, TRF’S GILLESPIE #1 SINGLES

The Section 8A Boys Tennis coaches seeded the Individual tournament on Friday evening.  The Crookston Pirate doubles team of Blake Fee and Logan Wardner received the top seed in the doubles tournament.  The Crookston duo finished runner-up last year. ...

FERGUS FALLS EXPLODES FOR 12 RUNS IN WIN OVER PIRATE BASEBALL

The Crookston Pirates scored the first run of the game, but the Fergus Falls Otters scored the next 12 runs on their way to a 12-1 victory in five innings in a game played at American Legion field in...

CROOKSTON PIRATES BOY’S GOLF TAKES SECOND PLACE IN PRE-SECTION MEET IN BEMIDJI

The Crookston Pirates Boy's golf team concluded their regular season with a second-place finish in the Pre-Section Meet at the Bemidji Town & Country Club. The Pirates shot a 340 as a team, Pequot Lakes won the Meet with...

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK – Jasmin Hanson

The KROX Radio/Draft’s Sports Bar and Grill athlete of the week is Crookston Pirate Softball junior captain, Jasmin Hanson. Jasmin has had a great softball season and is second on the team in batting average and was the pitcher for the...

CROOKSTON PIRATES SOFTBALL DROPS HEARTBREAKER AGAINST NORTHERN FREEZE

The Crookston Pirates Softball team once again went to extra innings against the Northern Freeze, this time falling 7-6 in nine innings of a non-Section game in the Agassiz Valley High School Softball Tournament played at MEC Park in...

CROOKSTON PIRATE GIRL’S SOFTBALL SPLITS TWO GAMES AT OKLEE

The Crookston Pirate Girl's Softball team earned its second win of the season over Red Lake County Central by run-rule 23-12 in a non-Section game after falling to East Polk 21-11 in a Section 8AA game played in Oklee. GAME...

PIRATE BASEBALL PLAYS A SOLID ALL-AROUND GAME IN A WIN OVER BGMR

The Crookston Pirate Baseball team scored two runs in the sixth inning on a Gunner Gunderson single and the insurance runs proved to be big ones as they beat the Badger-Greenbush-Middle River Gators 5-3 in a game played in...

PIRATE BOY’S TRACK TAKES FOURTH AT 19 TEAM ADA-BORUP INVITATIONAL

The Crookston Pirate Boy's Track team finished in fourth place out of nineteen teams in the Ada-Borup/Norman County West Cougar Invitational at the Ada-Borup High School in Ada. The Crookston Pirate Girl's Track team did not participate as they...

UMC MEN’S BASKETBALL GETS ANOTHER COMMITMENT

The University of Minnesota Crookston Golden Eagle Men’s Basketball program has landed a commitment from a Junior College transfer.  Zac Olson of Waterville, Minnesota and a transfer from Lake Region State in Devils Lake, N.D. will be attending UMC...

SPORTS FEEVER – May 16, 2019

Welcome back to another Sports Feever column and believe it or not, the playoffs begin next week.  Section 8A Boys Tennis, Section 8A and 8AA softball, Section 8A Baseball and track will all start the postseason next week. It has...

CROOKSTON RECEIVES THE SIXTH SEED IN SECTION 8A BOYS TENNIS TOURNEY

The seeding pretty much went as expected for the Section 8A Boys Tennis tournament at the seeding "meeting" today over email.  Thief River Falls, the #5 ranked team in the state and defending champ, was the unanimous top seed...

CROOKSTON REDS FALL TO DILWORTH IN RAIN SHORTENED GAME

The Dilworth Raildogs jumped out to an early 5-0 lead and held on for a 5-2 victory over the Crookston Reds Amateur Baseball team in a rain-shortened game played at Jim Karn Field in Crookston. In the first inning, Dilworth's...

CROOKSTON PIRATE GIRL’S GOLF PLAYS IN A TRIANGULAR WITH GREEN WAVE & PROWLERS

The Crookston Pirate Girl's Golf team will play in a North Fore Conference Triangular this afternoon at the Valley Golf Course in East Grand Forks.  The Pirates are coming off a strong sixth place finish of 12 teams in...