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CROOKSTON GIRL’S SOCCER LOOK TO SWEEP PELICAN RAPIDS FOR THE SEASON

The Crookston Pirate Girl's Soccer team has been improving all season long and their 4-5-1 record is proof of that!! The Pirates are coming off a 3-0 win over Fergus Falls Hillcrest Academy on Thursday and will try to...

CROOKSTON BOYS SOCCER FALLS TO GRAND FORKS CENTRAL

The Crookston Pirate Boy's Soccer squad hosted the Grand Forks Central Knights looking for their first win of the season, but the Knights used a 10-minute span to open up a lead on their way to a 5-1 win...

UMC DROPS MATCH TO AUGUSTANA IN THREE SETS

The University of Minnesota-Crookston volleyball team ended a tough week on their schedule with a trip to Augustana on Saturday. The Golden Eagles put up a fight early but Augustana was too strong as they went on to win...

PIRATE GIRLS TENNIS TAKES SIXTH AT INDIVIDUAL-BASED LITCHFIELD TOURNEY

The Crookston Pirate Girls Tennis team is competed in the Litchfield tournament on Saturday- an individual tournament with individuals receiving team points for every win. The tournament included, Staples-Motley, Annandale, Owatonna, St. Peter, Delano, Litchfield, and Benson. The Pirates...

PIRATE VOLLEYBALL TAKES FOURTH PLACE AT CROOKSTON INVITATIONAL

The Crookston Pirate Volleyball team hosted the Crookston Invitational on Saturday and they split their four matches taking fourth place. The other seven participating teams were Clearbrook-Gonvick, Climax-Fisher, Northome-Kelliher, Bagley, Stephen-Argyle, East Grand Forks, and Warroad. "As the day...

PIRATE FOOTBALL WINS FIRST GAME OF THE SEASON OVER FRAZEE ON HOMECOMING

The Crookston Pirates used a big first quarter to pick up their first win of the season on Homecoming Night over the Frazee Hornets 28-18. The Pirates scored 22 points in the first 12 minutes and added one more...

UMC VOLLEYBALL LOSES IN THREE SETS TO #8 WAYNE STATE

The University of Minnesota Crookston (UMC) Golden Eagles Volleyball squad is coming off a pair of losses to top 20 ranked teams, and it did not get any easier as they took on the eighth-ranked Wayne State and fell...

CROOKSTON PIRATE VOLLEYBALL SHUTS OUT RLCC

The Crookston Pirate Volleyball team celebrated senior night with a 3-0 (25-14, 25-15, 25-8) victory over the short-handed Red Lake County Central Mustangs in a match played at the Crookston High School gymnasium.  SET ONE -  The match started with a...

PIRATE BOYS SOCCER SHUT OUT IN LOSS TO EAST GRAND FORKS

The Crookston Pirate Boys Soccer team hosted the East Grand Forks Green Wave looking for that elusive first win, but instead, the Green Wave used an early goal to propel themselves to a 1-0 road victory in a game...

PIRATE GIRLS SOCCER GETS A BIG SECTION WIN OVER HILLCREST ACADEMY

The Crookston Pirates Girl's Soccer team hosted the Fergus Falls Hillcrest Academy Comets in a rematch of a thrilling 1-0 Pirates victory earlier this season, and the Pirates replicated their success in a 3-0 win over the Comets on...

SPORTS FEEVER – September 23, 2021

Crookston High School is celebrating homecoming this week and they held the Powderpuff football games on Wednesday evening and after watching the games, I would love to see girls football.  For two reasons, it would be fun to watch,...

CROOKSTON H.S. SENIORS WIN DARKNESS SHORTENED POWDERPUFF FOOTBALL TITLE

The Crookston High School Senior class of 2022 won the Powderpuff championship played at Les Drechsel Field behind the high school on Wednesday night.   In the first game of the day, the Sophomores scored on their first three offensive plays...

MINNESOTA WILD SIGN KAPRIZOV TO FIVE-YEAR EXTENSION WORTH $45 MILLION

Minnesota Wild General Manager Bill Guerin today announced the National Hockey League (NHL) club has signed forward Kirill Kaprizov (kih-REEL kah-PREE-zawf) to a five-year, $45 million contract that goes through the 2025-26 season. Kaprizov, 24 (4/26/97), led the Wild and...

STEPHEN-ARGYLE STORM VOLLEYBALL FALLS IN FOUR SETS TO KCC

In a rematch from a couple weeks ago at the Ada tournament, the Stephen-Argyle Storm earned a hard-fought first set victory, but fell in the next three sets as the Kittson County Central Bearcats won the match 3-1 (23-25,...

CROOKSTON PIRATE GIRLS SWIMMERS FALL SHORT IN LOSS TO PARK RAPIDS

The Crookston Pirate Girl's Swimming team had some solid races, but the talented and deep Park Rapids Panthers pulled away to win 135-45 in a dual at the Crookston Community Pool.  "We knew Park Rapids was strong and they...

#6 RANKED PIRATE GIRLS FALLS TO BEMIDJI, BOUNCES BACK TO BEAT D.L.

The Crookston Pirate Girl's Tennis team battled but lost to the Bemidji Lumberjacks 6-1 for their second loss of the season, but they bounced back to beat the Detroit Lakes Lakers 7-0, the third win over the Lakers in...

CROOKSTON PIRATE GIRLS SOCCER SHUT OUT BY BEMIDJI

The Crookston Pirate Girls Soccer team had a bad start and Bemidji scored three goals in the first 15 minutes of the game and never looked back on their way to a 7-0 victory in a conference matchup played...

PIRATE BOYS SOCCER SHUTOUT BY DETROIT LAKES ON PARENTS/SENIOR DAY

The Crookston Pirate Boy's Soccer team gave up three goals in the first nine minutes and never recovered in a 7-0 loss to the Detroit Lakes Lakers in a conference matchup played at the Crookston High School soccer field...

#16 UM-DULUTH USES CROOKSTON ERRORS TO CRUISE TO A VICTORY

The University of Minnesota Crookston Golden Eagles Volleyball was swept by the #16 ranked University of Minnesota Duluth Bulldogs 3-0 (25-16, 25-9, 25-18) in a Northern Sun Conference match played at Romano Gymnasium in Duluth.  UMD was ranked in...

FERTILE-BELTRAMI BEATS CROOKSTON VOLLEYBALL IN FIVE-SET THRILLER

The Crookston Pirate Volleyball team fell in the first two sets before winning the next two to push the match to five sets, but the Fertile-Beltrami Falcons spoiled the comeback attempt with a fifth set win to win 3-2...

GOLDEN EAGLES VOLLEYBALL FALLS TO #8 SOUTHWEST MINNESOTA STATE

The University of Minnesota Crookston Golden Eagles volleyball team hosted the #8 ranked Southwest Minnesota State University Mustangs to finish off the opening weekend of NSIC play as the Mustangs completed a three-set victory (25-13, 25-17, 25-12). "There is...

PIRATE GIRLS SOCCER PLAYS TO A TIE WITH MELROSE

The Crookston Pirate Girls Soccer team was missing four starters but found a way to battle to a 1-1 overtime tie with the Melrose Dutchmen in a Section 8A matchup in Melrose. It was an even first half, but Crookston...