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NORTHWEST FOOTBALL DISTRICT AWARD WINNERS ANNOUNCED

The Northwest Football District has announced the 2019 award winners.  The complete list is below - Northwest Football District 2019 Post Season Awards Final Standings East                                                            West Walker-Hackensack-Akeley                1. Ada-Borup West Warroad     ...

SECTION 8AA GIRLS BASKETBALL COACHES POLL TABS NEWCOMER FERGUS FALLS AS THE FAVORITES

KROX has unveiled our annual Section 8AA Girls Basketball Preseason Coaches Poll and Season Preview. Section 8AA Girls Basketball will have a little bit of a new look this year with the addition of defending Section 8AAA champion Fergus Falls,...

UMC WOMEN’S BASKETBALL EARNS FIRST WIN OF THE SEASON OVER CHAMINADE IN HAWAI’I

The University of Minnesota Crookston (UMC) Women's Basketball team lost three games, traveled over 4,000 miles and took three flights before securing their first win of the season, despite a furious Chaminade comeback, as the Golden Eagles hung on...
Ben Juhl shoots a three-pointer

UMC GOLDEN EAGLES MEN’S BASKETBALL SUFFERS LOPSIDED LOSS IN U-W PARKSIDE INVITATIONAL TITLE GAME

A slow sluggish start proved costly as the University of Minnesota Crookston Golden Eagles Men's Basketball team lost to tournament host University of Wisconsin-Parkside 78-56 in the Parkside Invitational Tournament Championship game played at DeSimone Gymnasium in Kenosha, WI. Minnesota...

UMC GOLDEN EAGLES VOLLEYBALL SWEPT BY MINNESOTA STATE IN FINALE

The University of Minnesota Crookston (UMC) Volleyball squad lost in a sweep (25-17, 25-16, 25-8) against Minnesota State-Mankato to end their season in an NSIC match played in Mankato. SET ONE - Deaira Gresham (Jr., Maplewood) opened the first set with...

UMC FOOTBALL THROWS 4 INTERCEPTIONS, FALLS TO MARY 44-15

The University of Minnesota Crookston Golden Eagle Football team threw four interceptions, one for a touchdown and lost to the University of Mary Marauders 44-15 in a Northern Sun Conference game in Bismarck, North Dakota. FIRST QUARTER - UMC started...

UMC VOLLEYBALL WAS CLOSE, BUT COMES UP SHORT IN LOSS TO #6 CONCORDIA-ST. PAUL

The University of Minnesota Crookston Golden Eagle Volleyball team had a great effort, but were swept by the #6 ranked Concordia University of St. Paul Golden Bears 3-0 (25-22, 25-21, 25-23) at the Ganglehoff Center in St. Paul. SET...

HAWAII PACIFIC’S 31 POINT SECOND QUARTER DOES IN UMC 83-53 IN HONOLULU

The University of Minnesota Crookston (UMC) Women's Basketball team for the most part had one bad quarter, the second which led to an 83-53 loss to Hawaii Pacific in the Malika Sports O'Ahu Thanksgiving Classic in Honolulu, Hawaii. Hawaii...

UMC MEN’S BASKETBALL OVERCOMES SLOW START IN WIN OVER CONCORDIA-ST. PAUL

The University of Minnesota Crookston Golden Eagles Men's Basketball team overcame a slow offensive start and made big defensive stops in a 78-76 win over Concordia-St. Paul as part of the Parkside Invitational in DeSimone Gymnasium in Kenosha, Wisconsin. Concordia-St....

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK – Madison Hoiland

The KROX Athlete of the Week this week is Crookston Pirate Girls Swimmer, Madison Hoiland.  The sophomore finished sixth place in the 100 breaststroke and ninth place in the 50 freestyle while also placing ninth in the 200 Medley...

SPORTS FEEVER – November 14, 2019

Welcome to a jam-packed edition of the Sports Feever column.  We have the Section 8A Girls Hockey preview, the Section 8AA Wrestling preview, the Crookston Pirate Winter Sports Schedule link, links to the Section 8A Girls Hockey page/master schedule,...

SECTION 8AA WRESTLING PREVIEW

KROX has received the Section 8AA Wrestling preview from the official Mat Rat, Roger Mischke!  KROX thanks him for his outstanding work on putting the preview together.  The preview is below -  MAT RATS SECTION 8AA PREVIEW 2019-2020 FAVORITES: DETROIT LAKES...

NO SURPRISE – WARROAD PICKED AS THE FAVORITE IN SECTION 8A GIRLS HOCKEY

SECTION 8A GIRL’S HOCKEY COACHES POLL AND SEASON PREVIEW The Warroad Warrior Girls Hockey team has been tabbed the favorite in the KROX Radio Section 8A Girls Hockey Coaches poll and season preview.  Warroad went 26-1-1 on the year with...

UMC HUNT SEAT EQUESTRIAN TEAM EARNS HIGH POINT TEAM AND RESERVE HIGH POINT

STORY BY UMC ATHLETICS The University of Minnesota Crookston hunt seat equestrian team competed Saturday, November 9 and Sunday, November 10 in a pair of home shows at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls. The Golden Eagles tied for High Point...

CROOKSTON PIRATE FOOTBALL HANDS OUT AWARDS

The Crookston Pirate Football team held their end of the year banquet on Tuesday evening at the Crookston High School commons.  They handed out some awards and announced next year's captains.  The award winners are listed below- PIRATE TEAM AWARDS...

POLAR NORTH VOLLEYBALL CONFERENCE ANNOUNCES ALL-CONFERENCE TEAM

The 2019 Polar North Volleyball Conference All-Conference team was released on Sunday morning. Teams in the conference are Crookston, East Grand Forks, Red Lake County Central, Sacred Heart, Red Lake Falls, Warren-Alvarado-Oslo, and Thief River Falls.  The all-conference team...

HOILAND FINISHES 6TH AND 9TH, RELAY TEAMS FINISH 9TH PLACE AT SECTION 8A SWIMMING

The Crookston Pirate Girls Swimmers had a sixth and three ninth-place finishes in the Section 8A Girls Swimming and Diving meet in Grand Rapids.  Crookston finished 10th teamwise of 10 teams and the meet team was won by host...