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Five different players scored touchdowns as the Nevis 9-man football team compiled 401 yards on the ground to open the season with a 42-8 rout at Bigfork last Saturday night. Kiefer Miller’s 6-yard TD run and Hunter Darchuk’s conversion gave the Tigers a 6-0 lead after the first quarter before Miller’s 15-yard TD pass to Griffin Chase and Jack DeWulf’s conversion gave Nevis a 16-0 lead at the half. Darchuk scored on TD runs of 15 and 5 yards in the third quarter as Nevis led 28-0.
Jeremy Nordick had nothing but praise for the way his United North Central football team persevered in the early season opener at Park Rapids Saturday night. Despite being whistled for 10 penalties and turning the ball over three times, the Warriors escaped Vern Weekley Field with a hard-fought 6-0 victory. UNC’s defense excelled, allowing the Panthers only seven first downs and 127 yards in offense while forcing four turnovers.
Midway stayed alive while Park Rapids was eliminated in the opening rounds of the Region 14C amateur baseball tournament last weekend. Midway opened with a 3-2 win in 13 innings over Bluffton last Friday night at Menahga before falling to Nimrod 3-2 last Saturday night at Perham.
Brooks Grossinger of Mayer and Lauren Steinke of St. Cloud captured the men’s and women’s titles at last Saturday’s 13th annual Northwoods Triathlon at Nevis. Grossinger won the men’s title...
Sue Fisher used strong finishes on the back side Saturday and Sunday to repeat as the Women’s Club Champion at Headwaters Golf Club. Fisher followed an 82 during Saturday’s first...
Trent Wilcox prevailed in a playoff as three former champions battled down the stretch during Sunday’s final round of the Men’s Club Championship at Headwaters Golf Club. Wilcox, Dana Husby...
Midway defeated Staples 11-7 last Saturday at Midway to win the Lake and Pine League tournament title and earn the No. 1 seed for the Region 14C amateur baseball tournament. The Park Rapids Esox used a 22-hit attack to upset Sebeka 15-6 in a Lake and Pine League playoff game last Saturday at Sebeka to earn a trip to the Region 14C tournament in the team’s first year of existence. Nimrod routed the Esox 16-1 Sunday at Nimrod in the Lake and Pine League third-place game as Nimrod earned the No. 3 seed and Park Rapids earned the No. 4 seed for the region tournament. Midway was the No.
A season that started with plenty of hardship ended with plenty of hardware for the Park Rapids girls track and field team. The Panthers began the season having to replace 25 athletes who either graduated or elected not to go out for track this spring.
Andrew Lachowitzer’s transition taking over as the new head coach of the Park Rapids boys track and field team went as easy as 1, 2, 3. The Panthers enjoyed another successful season by taking first at the Section 8A True Team and Subsection 8-29A meets, placing second at the Section 8A meet and having Isaac Overmyer cap off his senior season by placing third in the 3,200-meter run at the state Class A meet. Leading the Panthers this season were the 23 athletes who earned varsity letters.
The Park Rapids 18-U fastpitch softball team went 6-4 in the final 10 games to end the season with a 16-4 overall record. Brainerd’s 16-U team snapped Park Rapids’ undefeated...