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21-0 SECOND HALF RUN LEADS PIRATES TO A 60-43 WIN AT PERHAM FOR ZIMMERMAN’S 100TH VICTORY

The Crookston Pirate Girls Basketball team trailed by nine points at halftime and used a 21-0 run to start the second half, and held on the rest of the way to beat the Perham Yellowjackets 60-43 in a Section...

CROOKSTON PIRATE WRESTLERS BEAT UCB AND LOSE TO #9 TRF

The Crookston Pirate Wrestlers have taken on one of the most competitive schedules in their history, even with the CoVid!! "We been in more gyms that I've heard about but never been in until this year," said Crookston head...

THINGELSTAD’S SECOND GOAL GIVES BOYS HOCKEY OVERTIME WIN IN PARK RAPIDS

Kaleb Thingelstad scored his second goal of the night with under two minutes to play in overtime to lift the Crookston Pirates Boys Hockey team to their second win of the season by a 4-3 score over the Park...

SPORTS FEEVER – February 25, 2021

I hope you are healthy and well and stay that way.  As we are now approaching anywhere from two to three weeks away from playoffs starting, we have an important time for student-athletes to shrink their circle, stay away...

UMC WOMEN’S BASKETBALL’S JES MERTENS NAMED TO NSIC ALL-DEFENSIVE AND FRESHMAN TEAM

University of Minnesota Crookston women’s basketball player Jes Mertens (Fr., Devils Lake, N.D.) was named to the NSIC North Division All-Defensive Team and the NSIC North Division All-Freshman Team. Mertens had an outstanding freshman season as she averaged 10.3 points,...

TIEDEMANN’S HAT TRICK LEADS PIRATE GIRL’S HOCKEY TO 7-4 WIN AT BEMIDJI

The Crookston Pirate Girl's Hockey team, led by their Senior Captain Katherine Tiedemann's three goals, beat the Bemidji Lumberjacks 7-4 at a game played at the Bemidji Community Arena. "It's been a while and it's sort of fun to...

FERTILE-BELTRAMI USES STRONG SECOND HALF TO BEAT CROOKSTON BOYS BASKETBALL

The Fertile-Beltrami Falcons started the second half on an 11-2 run and held on the rest of the way for a 73-57 victory over the Crookston Pirate Boys basketball team in a game played in Crookston.  FIRST HALF  The game was...

CROOKSTON WRESTLERS FALL TO #1 RANKED LONG PRAIRIE-GE

Long Prairie-Grey Eagle is the #1 ranked team in the state in Class A and the defending two-time state champion.  Oh, they also have seven ranked wrestlers, so half of their lineup, and they won eight of the last...

EAST GRAND FORKS BEATS CROOKSTON BOYS HOCKEY

Grady Magner recorded a hat trick, and Landon Parker had six points (two goals, four assists) to lead the East Grand Forks Green Wave to an 11-2 win over the Crookston Pirates Boys Hockey team in a Section 8A...

RILEY MOONEY’S BUZZER BEATER GIVES STEPHEN-ARGYLE THE WIN OVER WARREN-A-O

The Stephen-Argyle Storm used a Riley Mooney buzzer-beater to beat the Warren-Alvarado-Oslo Ponies 54-53 in a Section 8A matchup played in Warren. Warren-Alvarado-Oslo has struggled to make shots in their last few games, but that wasn't the case tonight...

CROOKSTON GIRLS BASKETBALL COMEBACK COMES UP SHORT IN LOSS TO BARNESVILLE

The Barnesville Trojans trailed by as many as 14 points and the Crookston Pirate Girls Basketball team trailed by as many as 15 in the second half, but Barnesville made enough plays and held on for a 54-51 victory...

UMC MEN’S BASKETBALL LOSES TO BEMIDJI STATE IN SEASON FINALE

The University of Minnesota Crookston Golden Eagle Men's Basketball team couldn't stop the Bemidji State Beavers who shot 62 percent in the game and cruised to a 109-85 victory in the season finale played at Bemidji. UMC took an 18-11...

UMC WOMEN’S BASKETBALL FALLS TO BEMIDJI STATE TO END SEASON

The Bemidji State Beavers used a strong fourth quarter to beat the University of Minnesota Crookston Golden Eagle Women's Basketball team 79-65 in a Northern Sun Conference matchup in Crookston. UMC took a 7-4 lead before Bemidji State's Sydney Zerr...

SKY SOLIG’S FOUR GOALS LEAD WARROAD TO WIN OVER CROOKSTON BOYS HOCKEY

Sky Solig scored four goals to lead the #6-ranked Warroad Warriors past the Crookston Pirates Boys Hockey team by a score of 10-1 in a Section 8A game played at Gardens Arena in Warroad. 1st Period The Warroad Warriors came out...

GRAND FORKS KNIGHTRIDERS SURVIVE A CROOKSTON ONSLAUGHT WITH LATE PP GOAL AND A 2-1 WIN

After pretty much playing a dominate game, the Crookston Pirates did everything but score multiple goals and ended up losing when the  Grand Forks KnightRiders scored on their only power play chance of the game with just over two...

CROOKSTON WRESTLING BEATS WADENA-DEER CREEK AND STAPLES-MOTLEY

The Crookston Pirate Wrestlers continued their winning ways as they beat Wadena-Deer Creek 66-12 and Staples-Motley 51-24 at the Wadena-Deer Creek triangular held at Wadena-Deer Creek High School Gym. CROOKSTON vs WADENA-DEER CREEK Evin Trudeau was back in the line for...

RED HOT BEMIDJI STATE SHOOTS 59% TO BEAT UMC MEN’S HOOPS

The Bemidji State Beavers shot 62 percent in the first half and built a big lead and coasted to a 95-77 victory over the University of Minnesota Crookston Golden Eagle Men's Basketball team in a game played in Bemidji.  FIRST...

BEMIDJI STATE EDGES UMC WOMEN’S BASKETBALL 79-77

The University of Minnesota Crookston Golden Eagles Women's Basketball team missed a three-pointer at the buzzer, and Bemidji State won 79-77 in a Northern Sun Conference game played at Lysaker Gymnasium in Crookston.  FIRST QUARTER  Bemidji State started the game with...

UMC MEN’S CLUB HOCKEY VS NDSU CANCELED THIS WEEKEND BECAUSE OF COVID PROTOCOLS

The University of Minnesota Crookston (UMC) Men's Club Hockey teams game this weekend in Crookston have been cancelled because of COVID related issues. They were supposed to have played this afternoon and tomorrow (Saturday) afternoon. The two schools are...

KENNETT BROTHERS LEAD RED LAKE FALLS TO WIN OVER CROOKSTON BOYS HOCKEY

Ty Kennett had a hat trick, and Zak Kennett added two goals as the Red Lake Falls Eagles defeated the Crookston Pirates Boys Hockey team 7-1 in a Section 8A game played at Cardin-Hunt Arena in Red Lake Falls.  1st...

CROOKSTON WRESTLERS BEAT MOORHEAD AND FOSSTON/BAGLEY

The Crookston Pirate Wrestling team beat the Moorhead Spuds 44-26 and then beat Fosston-Bagley 48-27 on senior night at the Crookston High School gymnasium.  Crookston honored the five seniors, Nolan Dans, Zach Brown, Cameron Weiland, Cade Coauette, and Greg...

CROOKSTON BOY’S BASKETBALL STUMBLES LATE IN LOSS AT ROSEAU

The Crookston Pirate Boy's Basketball team was outscored 15-2 in the final seven minutes of the game as the Roseau Rams pulled away for a 72-44 victory in a Section 8AA matchup in Roseau.   FIRST HALF Crookston had a great start...