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January 15, 2015
Nordic Skiing Roundup
Thursday result St. John’s Prep Invitational Willmar’s Jack Erickson placed fourth on the Graystone trails. As a member of the top five, Erickson received a coveted loaf of Johnnie Bread. “He was pretty excited,” said Cardinal coach Brad Haugen. “It’s...
January 15, 2015 - 11:44pm
December 4, 2014
Nordic Skiing: Erickson places 18th for Cards
ST.CLOUD — Jack Erickson placed 18th and Ethan Haines placed 43rd in the St. Cloud Cathedral Invitational on Thursday at Riverside Park. Erickson finished in 14 minutes, 39 seconds and Haines finished in 17:16. They were Willmar’s lone male competitors and the Cardinal girls...
December 4, 2014 - 11:44pm
January 20, 2014
Nordic Skiing Roundup
Monday Result Little Falls Invite Boys Results TEAM SCORING (top 3 of 12 teams) — (1) St. Cloud Tech (2) Brainerd (3) Little Falls …... (10) Willmar WILLMAR PURSUIT — Jack Erickson 22:27 classic, 17:40 skate, 40:07 pursuit … (72) Isaak Estrada 26:48 classic,...
January 20, 2014 - 11:48pm
February 10, 2012
Nordic Skiing: Card boys 11th, girls 12th
Section 2 meet Thursday at Golden Valley Theodore Wirth Park Boys Results TEAM SCORING -- (1) Minnetonka 389* (2) Eden Prairie 380 (3) Elk River/Zimmerman 325 (4) Mound Westonka 320 (5) Orono 302 (6) Maple Grove 273 (7) Wayzata 370 (8) Holy Family 265 (9) Chanhassen 242 (10)...
February 10, 2012 - 12:22am
February 1, 2012
Nordic Skiing: Card girls 5th, boys 6th at Central Lakes meet
Tribune Staff Report KIMBALL -- Brainerd won both the boys and girls team titles while the Willmar girls were fifth and boys sixth at the Central Lakes Conference Championships Tuesday at Powder Ridge. Pacing the Willmar boys were Ryan Haines and his 12th-place finish in the Classic...
February 1, 2012 - 12:00am
January 25, 2012
Nordic Skiing: Willmar girls 5th, boys 6th at Andes
Tribune Staff Report ALEXANDRIA -- The Willmar Cardinals both finished last at the Alexandria Invitational at Andes Tower Hills on Tuesday. St. Cloud Tech won for the boys and St. Cloud Cathedral/Sartell for the girls. Willmar's top boys finisher in the 5K Classic was Nathaniel...
January 25, 2012 - 1:07am
January 10, 2012
Willmar Nordic finds snow at Powder Ridge
KIMBALL -- The Willmar girls place fourth of six and the Cardinal boys fifth of six at a Nordic invite at Powder Ridge Ski Area on Tuesday. Varsity skiers competed on a 1k course for four laps. Erika Aaker and Nathaniel Erickson were top skiers for Willmar. Junior varsity and junior...
January 10, 2012 - 11:27pm
December 30, 2011
No surprise! Nordic cancels two meets
The mild December weather has again reduced the nordic schedule. Willmar has dropped out of today's meet at Brainerd. It has been moved to Mt. Itasca, deemed too far to travel in a day. Also, Mora has canceled its meet on Tuesday.
December 30, 2011 - 1:03am
December 21, 2011
Nordic Skiing: Card boys, girls each fifth at Powder Ridge
Tribune Staff Report KIMBALL -- The St. Cloud Tech boys and Mora girls took first place in the Powder Ridge Invite on Tuesday. Both Willmar teams finished in fifth place. Sam Hanson in 17th place and Jack Erickson in 11th place led the Willmar skiers. Boys Results TEAM SCORING...
December 21, 2011 - 12:08am
February 11, 2011
Results Feb. 10
Boys Basketball Renville County West 62, Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg 51 Montevideo 60, Benson 49 Lac qui Parle Valley 63, BOLD 53 MACCRAY 73, Central Minnesota Christian 39 Dawson-Boyd 78, Lakeview 45 Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa 83, Rockford 34 Ortonville 72, Hancock 47 Girls Basketball New...
February 11, 2011 - 12:02am
Nordic Skiing: Wayzata sweeps 2A Nordic meet
LITTLE FALLS -- Wayzata won both the boys and girls team titles at the Section 2 Nordic Ski Meet Thursday at Camp Ripley. The Willmar girls were eighth and boys team placed ninth. Placing in the top 50 for Willmar were Nathaniel Erickson and Aileen Clarke in 48th and Ryan Haines...
February 11, 2011 - 12:00am
February 10, 2011
Thursday's Area Schedule
Boys Basketball WEST CENTRAL SOUTH Yellow Medicine East at Paynesville, 7:30 p.m. BOLD at Lac qui Parle Valley, 7:30 p.m. Benson at Montevideo, 7:30 p.m. CAMDEN Renville County West at Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg, 7:30 p.m. MACCRAY at Central Minnesota Christian, 7:30 p.m. Lakeview...
February 10, 2011 - 12:00am
February 4, 2011
Results Feb. 3
Boys Basketball Long Prairie-Grey Eagle 68, New London-Spicer 50 Yellow Medicine East 79, Renville County West 38 Central Minnesota Christian 69, Buffalo Lake-Hector-Stewart 60 Minnewaska 91, Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City 60 Benson 69, Lac qui Parle Valley 49 Litchfield 77, Mound-Westonka...
February 4, 2011 - 12:02am
Nordic Skiing: Willmar girls place 7th, boys 8th at CLC meet
COLLEGEVILLE -- The Willmar girls placed seventh and the boys finished eighth at the Central Lakes Conference meet Thursday at Saint John's University. Kaia Halbritter in the classic and Aileen Clarke in the freestyle were the top finishers for the Willmar girls. On the boys side,...
February 4, 2011 - 12:00am
February 3, 2011
Thursday's Area Schedule
Boys Basketball CENTRAL LAKES Sauk Rapids at Willmar, 7:30 p.m. WEST CENTRAL SOUTH Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City at Minnewaska, 6 p.m. Benson at Lac qui Parle Valley, 7:30 p.m. WEST CENTRAL NORTH New London-Spicer at Long Prairie-Grey Eagle, 7:30 p.m. WRIGHT COUNTY Mound-Westonka...
February 3, 2011 - 12:01am