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UMC BASEBALL ADVANCES TO NSIC FINAL FOUR AFTER BEATING MINOT STATE

The University of Minnesota Crookston (UMC) Baseball advanced to the second round of the Northern Sun Conference playoffs for the first time in program history with a 7-6 victory over the Minot State Beavers at Corbett Field in Minot,...

CROOKSTON BOY’S GOLF PLAYS AT THE THIEF RIVER FALLS INVITATIONAL

The Crookston Pirate Boy's Golf team brought eight golfers and had six of them under 100 and shot 360 and finished fifth out of five teams at the Thief River Falls Invitational at the Thief River Falls Golf Club. ...

UMC BASEBALL USES 5-RUN 9TH INNING TO BEAT MINOT STATE

The UMC baseball team trailed heading into the ninth inning, but a burst of offense gave them the lead, and they held on to beat Minot State 10-6 in the first game of a three-game series in the first...

BGMR BEATS CROOKSTON BASEBALL IN A PITCHERS DUAL

In a battle of two teams coming into the game on five-game losing streaks, the Badger/Greenbush-Middle River Gators beat the Crookston Pirate Baseball team 3-0 in a pitcher's duel at Jim Karn Baseball Field in Crookston.  BGMR had five...

COAUETTE THROWS ONE-HITTER AS CROOKSTON BEATS RLCC IN FIVE INNINGS

The Crookston Pirate Girl's Fast Pitch Softball team's Jenna Coauette threw a one-hitter, the defense played an error-free game and they cruised to an 11-1 victory in five innings over the Red Lake County Central Mustangs in a game...

SPORTS FEEVER – MAY 13, 2021

Wednesday was a pretty cool day and one that was an enjoyable day on the job.  First I broadcast the first Pirate Softball victory of the season where they played a great offensive and defensive game and had a...

EMILY MEYER TO BE NEXT PIRATE GIRLS HOCKEY COACH – PENDING SCHOOL BOARD APPROVAL

Emily Meyer, a 2011 Crookston High School graduate, has been offered and accepted the job as Crookston Pirate Girls Hockey Coach.  Meyer takes over for Tim Moe, who announced his resignation after the season. Meyer, an assistant softball coach,...

CROOKSTON SOFTBALL WINS FIRST GAME OF THE SEASON BEATING ADA-BORUP/WEST

The Crookston Pirate Softball team won their first game of the season with an outstanding all-around effort in a 3-1 victory over the Ada-Borup/West Cougars in a game played at the Donnie Lauf/American Legion Softball Field in Crookston. Ada-Borup/West had...

CROOKSTON GIRL’S GOLF SHOOT BEST ROUND OF YEAR AND FINISH 4TH AT FOSSTON INVITE

The Crookston Pirate Girl's Golf team shot their best score of the season with a 396 and finished fourth place out of nine teams at the Fosston Invitational being held at the Bemidji Town and Country Golf Course. The...

CROOKSTON PIRATE DANCE TEAM TO HOLD TRYOUTS MAY 25 AND 27

The Crookston Pirate Dance team will have tryouts on May 25 and 27. The tryout is for all upcoming 7th – 12th grade Crookston High School students and no prior dance experience is needed.  Everyone will make a team. The tryouts...

FORMER UMC HOCKEY PLAYER BROCK ANUNDSON NAME ALASKA NANOOKS A.D.

Former University of Minnesota Crookston Golden Eagle Hockey player and graduate, Brock Anundson has been named the new Athletic Director for the Alaska Nanooks.  Anundson is also  a graduate of Lake of the Woods High School in Baudette. Anundson is...

CROOKSTON PIRATE BASEBALL SWEPT BY WARROAD

The Crookston Pirates Baseball team lost to the Warroad Warriors 15-0 in game one and 8-1 in game two in a doubleheader played at Warroad's Tony Stukel Field. GAME ONE -  Crookston's first two batters struck out before Brooks Butt singled...

TRAVIS OWEN STEPS DOWN AS GOLDEN EAGLES SOFTBALL COACH

The University of Minnesota Crookston has announced Head Softball Coach Travis Owen has stepped down from his position to pursue other career opportunities. The change is effective at the end of Owen’s contract. This past season, the Golden Eagles finished...

CROOKSTON GIRLS TRACK TAKES SECOND AND BOYS FINISH 4TH IN TRF

The Crookston Pirate Girls Track Team took second place, just behind West Marshall while the Pirate Boys finished in fourth out of four teams at the 37th Quentin Jones Invitational at the MEC in Thief River Falls. GIRLS Emma Borowicz placed...

CROOKSTON BOY’S TENNIS FALLS TO HIBBING AND GRAND RAPIDS

The Crookston Pirate Boy's Tennis team won all three doubles matches but lost to Hibbing 4-3 and were shut out in a 7-0 loss to Grand Rapids at the Grand Rapids triangular.  In the Hibbing match, Crookston went heavy doubles...

CROOKSTON PIRATE SOFTBALL KEEP IT CLOSE BUT FALL TO EAST POLK

The Crookston Pirates softball team kept it close for most of the game, but a big inning from East Polk gave the North Stars a 15-5 victory in a game played in Erskine. The Pirates grabbed the first lead of...

UMC HUNT SEAT EQUESTRIAN TEAM FINISHES THIRD AT FINAL COMPETITION

The University of Minnesota Crookston hunt seat equestrian team wrapped up the 2021 season by finished third place at the Collegiate Equitation Celebration Sunday, May 9 at St. Mary-of-the-Woods College in St. Mary’s, Indiana.   Rachel Johnson (Sr., Stillwater) opened up...

MSHSL TO VOTE ON ADDING BOYS VOLLEYBALL AND GIRLS WRESTLING

The 48-member Representative Assembly legislative body of the Minnesota State High School League is scheduled to meet on Tuesday, May 11 in a virtual format at 9 a.m. Included in its agenda is consideration of proposed amendments to add...

SACRED HEART OUTLASTS EAST GRAND FORKS IN WILD INTERCITY BASEBALL BATTLE

The Sacred Heart Eagles Baseball team did not record a hit until the fourth inning, but found their offensive stride late to outduel the East Grand Forks Green Wave 17-10 in a game played at Stauss Park. Sacred Heart got...

PIRATE BOYS GOLFERS FINISH 15TH AT BEMIDJI INVITATIONAL

The Crookston Pirate Boys Golf Team had four players with sub-100 scores while shooting a 369 at Bemidji Lumberjack Invitational held at the Town and Country Club near Bemidji.   Crookston was in the first wave that teed off this morning...

CROOKSTON GIRL’S GOLF FINISH 2ND AT THE THIEF RIVER FALLS INVITE

The Crookston Pirate Girl's Golf team shot 410 and finished second place, 28 strokes behind the East Grand Forks Green Wave at the Thief River Falls Invitational at the Thief River Falls Golf Club. Crookston had two top-five individual performances...

UMC BASEBALL TO PLAY AT MINOT STATE IN FIRST ROUND OF NSIC TOURNEY

The 2021 NSIC Baseball Tournament bracket is set as regular season play concluded on Sunday.  The top eight teams in the final regular season standings will participate in the tournament, which will have a two-week format. The tournament will...