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NORTHERN STATE WOLVES DEFEAT UMC GOLDEN EAGLES VOLLEYBALL IN THREE SETS

The University of Minnesota Crookston Golden Eagles Volleyball team ended another tough weekend falling to Northern State in three games this afternoon, 25-12, 25-13, 25-15.  SET ONE  Northern State jumped out to a 5-1 lead to start the match.  UMC battled...

CROOKSTON PIRATE GIRL’S SWIMMING FINISHES 8TH AT SECTION 8A TRUE TEAM MEET

The Crookston Pirate Girls Swimming team competed at the Section 8A True team meet in Detroit Lakes and finished eighth place out of eight teams with 488 points.  Park Rapids won the event with 1,390.5 points, edging Detroit Lakes...

CROOKSTON GIRL’S SOCCER PLAYS WELL, BUT FALLS AT FERGUS FALLS IN SECTION SEMI’S

After beating Fergus Falls Hillcrest Academy on Thursday, the Pirates advanced to the Section 8A semi-final where they traveled to take on Fergus Falls. Crookston knew they would have their hands full against the Otters, the top team in...

FERTILE-BELTRAMI FALCONS FOOTBALL STAYS UNDEFEATED WITH WIN AT BLACKDUCK

The Fertile-Beltrami Falcons traveled over to Blackduck looking to continue their undefeated season and they did just that with a dominating run game and stout defense leading the way to a 40-0 victory over the Blackduck Drakes on a...

UMC WOMEN’S SOCCER SHUTOUT BY UPPER IOWA 3-0

Haley Ramberg scored a goal early and another one late to lead the University of Upper Iowa a 3-0 win over the he University of Minnesota Crookston (UMC) Golden Eagles in a Northern Sun Conference Women's Soccer game in...

UMC MEN’S CLUB HOCKEY SEASON OPENERS AT ST. JOHN’S HAVE BEEN POSTPONED

The University of Minnesota Crookston (UMC) Men's Club Hockey team weekend series against St. John's to open the season has been POSTPONED because of Covid protocols. The teams will try to make up the series later.  UMC will now...

MINNESOTA STATE MOORHEAD DEFEATS UMC GOLDEN EAGLES VOLLEYBALL IN THREE STRAIGHT

Minnesota State Moorhead extended the University of Minnesota Crookston (UMC) Golden Eagles Volleyball team  losing streak to 10 games as the Dragons won in three sets 25-19, 25-11, 25-23 in a Northern Sun Conference Volleyball match in Crookston. The...

CROOKSTON RUNS WILD IN 28-6 WIN OVER PILLAGER ON SENIOR NIGHT

The Crookston Pirates Football team used their best rushing game of the season with their first four rushing touchdowns of the season to defeat the Pillager Huskies 28-6 on Senior Night in Crookston.  "Our hope is that we keep...

CROOKSTON GIRLS SOCCER ADVANCES TO SECTION 8A SEMIS WITH 1-0 WIN

The Crookston Pirate Girl's Soccer team earned the two seed in their 8A Subsection and that allowed them to host the quarterfinal matchup with Fergus Falls Hillcrest. The Pirates used that home-field advantage, great defense, and a timely goal...

CROOKSTON BOY’S SOCCER SEASON COMES TO AN END WITH LOSS TO PELICAN RAPIDS

The Crookston Pirate Boy' Soccer team knew coming into the first round of the Section 8A Boys Soccer tournament it would be a tough task after losing to Pelican Rapids during the regular season 7-0.  The boys battled hard,...

SPORTS FEEVER – October 14, 2021

We have our first Section champion with the Crookston Pirate Girls Tennis team going back to state after a few years away from Reed Sweatt and soccer playoffs start October 14 and Football and Volleyball playoffs are right around...

5 PIRATES ADVANCE TO SECTION 8A INDIVIDUAL TOURNAMENT SEMI-FINALS NEXT WEEK

The Crookston Pirate Girl's Tennis team won the Section 8A Team Championship yesterday, and they have six girls competing in the Section 8A INDIVIDUAL TOURNAMENT at the Fargo Courts Plus Wednesday afternoon.   Crookston is advancing five of the six...

SECTION 8A GIRLS SOCCER TOURNEY SEEDS AND BRACKET ANNOUNCED

The Section 8A Girls Soccer tournament seeds and bracket has been released and they are as follows – West Subsection - 1. Fergus Falls 2. Crookston 3. Hillcrest Academy 4. Pelican Rapids East Subsection - 1. St. John’s Prep 2. St. Cloud Cathedral 3. Walker-Hackensack-Akeley 4. Melrose Schedule - Thursday,...

SECTION 8A BOYS SOCCCER TOURNEY SEEDS AND BRACKET ANNOUNCED

The Section 8A Boys Soccer tournament seeds and bracket has been released and they are as follows – West Subsection - 1. Pelican Rapids 2. Hillcrest Lutheran 3. Fergus Falls 4. Crookston East Subsection - 1. St. Cloud Cathedral 2. Central Minnesota Christian 3. Minnewaska Area 4. St....

CROOKSTON GIRLS TENNIS ADVANCES TO STATE TOURNAMENT

The Crookston Pirate Girl's Tennis team improved to 18-3 in duals with a 5-2 victory over #3 seed Staples-Motley in the Section 8A Girl's Tennis Tournament semi-finals and a 5-2 victory over #4 seed Wadena-Deer Creek in the championship...

CROOKSTON VOLLEYBALL LOSES IN THREE SETS TO W-A-O

The Crookston Pirate Volleyball squad was looking to get back into the win column on Tuesday night, but the Warren-Alvarado-Oslo Ponies came away with a 3-0 victory (25-23, 25-19, 25-22) in a match played at Crookston High School. "We...

STEPHEN-ARGYLE VOLLEYBALL OVERCOMES FIRST SET LOSS TO BEAT RED LAKE FALLS

The Red Lake Falls Eagles played really well in the first set to take an early lead, but the Stephen-Argyle Storm came thundering back to win the match 3-1 (19-25, 25-22, 25-22, 25-18) in a match played at the...

MINNESOTA CROOKSTON VOLLEYBALL TO HOLD CANCER AWARENESS WEEKEND OCT. 15-16

The University of Minnesota Crookston volleyball team will have their annual ‘Cancer Awareness’ weekend Oct. 15-16. The Golden Eagles will host MSU Moorhead on October 15 at 6 p.m. and Northern State on Oct. 16 at 2 p.m. This year, the...

UMC VOLLEYBALL LOSES IN THREE T0 NUMBER FOUR RANKED CONCORDIA UNIVERSITY IN ST. PAUL

The University of Minnesota Crookston Golden Eagles Volleyball team ran in to one of the best collegiate volleyball programs in the nation tonight, at least in NCAA Division II! The University of Concordia in St. Paul is ranked fourth...

CROOKSTON’S STRONG DEFENSE NOT ENOUGH IN 14-0 LOSS TO EAST GRAND FORKS

The Crookston Pirates Football team searched for their second win of the season when they traveled to East Grand Forks Friday night to take on the Green Wave. It was Homecoming night for the Green Wave, and they used...