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MIDWEST FOOTBALL DISTRICT (WHITE) ANNOUNCES ALL-DISTRICT AWARDS

The Midwest Football District, White Sub-district, announced the All-District award winners and Barnesville and Breckenridge led the way.  All the district awards, including all-academic, are listed below.  Midwest District White Players of the Year Defensive Lineman of the Year -Daniel Erlandson...

NORTHWEST FOOTBALL DISTRICT HANDS OUT DISTRICT AWARDS

The Northwest Football District 2020 Post Season Awards and All-District teams have been announced.  They are listed below - Final Standings East 1 – Warroad 2 – Walker-Hackensack-Akeley 3 – Pine River-Backus 4 – Bagley 5 – Red Lake West 1 – Mahnomen/Waubun 2 – Polk County West 3 –...

PINE TO PRAIRIE CONFERENCE ANNOUNCES VOLLEYBALL ALL-CONFERENCE AWARDS

The 2020 Pine to Prairie Volleyball All-Conference awards were recently announced and the award winners are listed below - Defensive player of the year - Maddie Thompson (Lake Park-Audubon) Most Valuable player - Taylor Kroening (Fosston) Coach of the Year - Sarah...

UMC WOMEN’S TENNIS SIGNS A PLAYER FROM COON RAPIDS

University of Minnesota Crookston Golden Eagle Women's Tennis coach Krayton Nash announced the signing of Kaydance Hinn as the lone signee of the class of 2021. Coach Nash is excited about what Kaydance will bring to his program. “We are...

DISTRICT 9 WEST, NORTH SUB-DISTRICT ALL-DISTRICT FOOTBALL TEAM ANNOUNCED – STEPHEN-ARGYLE LEADS THE WAY WITH 6 NAMED ALL-DISTRICT

The 2020 All-District 9 West North Sub-District football awards and the all-district team has been announced.  Stephen-Argyle led the way with six players on the all-district team.  All the award winners are below - 2020 Players of the Year –...

UMC SOFTBALL SIGNS SIX PLAYERS TO 2021 RECRUITING CLASS

University of Minnesota Crookston Softball coach Travis Owen recently welcomed six newcomers to his 2021 recruiting class. “First off it's an exciting day for all of these athletes and I'd like to congratulate them all on their commitment here...

KROX TO REBROADCAST THE 1980 STATE FOOTBALL CHAMPIONSHIP GAME NOVEMBER 27

KROX is going to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Crookston Pirate Football winning the 1980 Class A State Football Championship by carrying the game vs Pipestone on Friday, November 27 at 6:00 p.m.  You can listen on KROX Radio...

UMC MEN’S GOLF SIGNS FARGO SHEYENNE GOLFER

The University of Minnesota Crookston men’s golf program announced the signing of Layton Bartley (5-8 155, Fargo, N.D./Sheyenne H.S.). Bartley is the first signee for the men’s golf program for the 2021 class. Layton Bartley (5-8 155, Fargo, N.D./Sheyenne H.S.) Bartley...

UMC BASEBALL SIGNS 9 PLAYERS TO LETTERS OF INTENT

The University of Minnesota Crookston baseball team announced the signing of nine student-athletes to their 2021 signing class. They have inked Cameron DeMaria (1B/RHP, 6-7 250, Fresno, Calif./Caruthers H.S.), Nolan Dodds (OF/RHP, 5-11 155, West Fargo, N.D./Sheyenne H.S.), Justin...

UMC SOCCER SIGNS SEVEN PLAYERS TO LETTERS OF INTENT

The University of Minnesota Crookston soccer team announced the signing of seven student-athletes to their 2021 signing class. The class is the second for Head Coach Kyle Halfpop. The seven signees are Kathryn Brainerd (GK/D, 5-7, Corcoran, Minn./Rochester Community...

UMC TRAP TEAM IN SECOND PLACE AFTER FOURTH WEEK

The University of Minnesota Crookston Trap team remained in second place after week four of the USA College Clay Target League in the 1A-Conference 2 standings. Southwest Wisconsin Technical College currently has 843.0 points, while UMC has 589.0 points. Mount...

POLK COUNTY WEST FOOTBALL BEATS EAST GRAND FORKS IN DOUBLE OVERTIME

The Polk County West Thunder Football team used an extra point kick from Cullen Rohrich in double overtime to beat the East Grand Forks Green Wave in a game played in East Grand Forks to wrap up the 2020...

EAST GRAND FORKS VOLLEYBALL SWEEPS SACRED HEART IN SEASON FINALE

The East Grand Forks Green Wave volleyball team survived a tight first set and cruised in the next two in a 3-0 (26-24, 25-11, 25-18) sweep over the Sacred Heart Eagles in an intracity matchup on Friday night at...

GOODRIDGE-GRYGLA VOLLEYBALL TOPS STEPHEN-ARGYLE IN FOUR SETS

The Goodridge-Grygla Chargers volleyball team rallied after losing the first set, and dominated the final three in a 3-1 (20-25, 25-18, 25-9, 25-16) victory over the Stephen-Argyle Storm on Friday afternoon at Stephen-Argyle Central Junior High/Senior High School. SET ONE...

ADA-BORUP/WEST VOLLEYBALL SWEEPS CLIMAX-FISHER

The Ada-Borup/West Cougars volleyball team survived a tight first set and dominated the next two in a 3-0 sweep (26-24, 25-16, 25-14) over the Climax-Fisher Knights on Thursday night at Ada-Borup High School in Ada. SET ONE - The set started...

UMC TRAP TEAM IN SECOND AFTER FIRST WEEK OF SHOOTING

By Shawn Smith (UMC SID) The University of Minnesota Crookston Golden Eagle trap team is currently in second place after the first week of the USA College Clay Target League 1A-Conference 2 scores were released. Southwest Wisconsin Technical College led...

UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA CROOKSTON HAS 20 STUDENT-ATHLETES NAMED FALL ALL-ACADEMIC

Story by UMC's Shawn Smith - The University of Minnesota Crookston had 20 student-athletes named to the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC) All-Academic Team. In addition, 11 student-athletes were named to the NSIC All-Academic Team of Excellence. The NSIC announced 775...

FERTILE-BELTRAMI FOOTBALL STARTS STRONG AND CRUISES TO VICTORY OVER CLEARBROOK-GONVICK

The Fertile-Beltrami Falcons' football team used a solid running game. It forced three turnovers as they defeated the Clearbrook-Gonvick Bears 45-6 on Tuesday night at the Fertile-Beltrami Sports Complex in Fertile. FIRST QUARTER - Fertile-Beltrami got the ball to start the...

CROOKSTON PIRATE FOOTBALL PLAYOFF TICKETS ON SALE MONDAY

Crookston Pirate Football will travel to Hawley to play the Nuggets in the first round of the Section 8AA football playoffs on Tuesday at 6:00 p.m.  The Crookston High School is selling tickets Monday, November 16 at the Crookston...

SECTION 6 9-MAN FOOTBALL TOURNAMENT SEEDS ANNOUNCED – WIN-E-MAC AND FERTILE-BELTRAMI TOP SEEDS

The Section 6 9-man Football tournament seeds have been announced with Win-E-Mac and Fertile-Beltrami taking the top spots. The seeds and schedule are below - 1. Win-E-Mac 2. Fertile-Beltrami 3. Nevis 4. Blackduck 5. Norman County East/Ulen-Hitterdal 6. Park Christian 7. Clearbrook-Gonvick 8. Sebeka Quarterfinals - Tuesday, November...

SECTION 8 9-MAN TOURNAMENT SEEDS ANNOUNCED – STEPHEN-ARGYLE TOP SEED

The Section 8 9-Man Football tournament seeds have been announced with Stephen-Argyle earning the top spot. The seeds and schedule are below - 1. Stephen-Argyle 2. Goodridge-Grygla 3. Badger-Greenbush-Middle River 4. North Central 5. Warren-Alvarado-Oslo 6. Kittson County Central 7. Northern Freeze Quarterfinals - Tuesday, November 17 #1...

MSHSL RELEASES NINE-PAGE GUIDANCE AND INFORMATION FOR BOYS AND GIRLS BASKETBALL

The Minnesota State High School League has released the Boys and Girls Basketball guidance and information relating to the season and COVID-19 guidelines.  Boys Basketball is scheduled to start November 23 and Girls Basketball is scheduled to start December...