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    Breck Shuts Out CEC in Title Contest

    NSO – NEWS RELEASE   Breck scored three goals in the opening 17 minutes en route to a 6-0...

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    CEC Tops Warroad

    NSO – NEWS RELEASE With the score tied 3-3 and 14 minutes left to play, Cloquet-Esko-Carlton senior forward Kiana...

  • Cloquet-Esko-Carlton players celebrated after  forward Dana Jones (4) scored in the first period.





 ]  Shari L. Gross ¥ shari.gross@startribune.com    



Warroad defeated Willmar 7-4 in a State Tournament quarterfinal game at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul, Minn., on Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2020.

    CEC Girls Move to Semi Finals

    NSO – NEWS RELEASE   Eleven years removed from its last state tournament appearance, the Cloquet-Esko-Carlton girls’ hockey team...

  • Mahtomedi forward Colin Hagstrom (4) shot the championship winning goal past Hermantown goaltender Jacob Backstrom (32) in overtime to give the Zephyrs a 3-2 victory.





 ]  Shari L. Gross • shari.gross@startribune.com    



Mahtomedi played against Hermantown in the class 1A boys' hockey state championship at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul on Saturday, March 7, 2020.

    Hawks Fall in Title Game

    NSO – NEWS RELEASE   The Zephyrs blocked shots without fear, toiled on defense without tiring and held together...

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    Hawks Move into State Finals

    NSO – NEWS RELEASE   Hermantown built a three-goal lead to start the semifinal Friday against St. Cloud Cathedral....

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    UMD Ties and Falls to Gophers

    NSO – NEWS RELEASE   If this weekend was a litmus test for the No. 10 University of Minnesota...

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    Bulldogs top Huskies

    NSO – NEWS RELEASE   The University of Minnesota Duluth men’s basketball program continued to have success in a...

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    UMD Sweep Colorado

    NSO – NEWS RELEASE   For the second straight night, the University of Minnesota Duluth took advantage of the...

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    Lumberjacks Skate to a 3-3 Tie With Chaska

    George Bailey – NSO   Sully Scholle netted a pair of goals in Chaska’s 3-3 draw with Cloquet-Esko-Carlton in...

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    Rails Knock off Wadena-Deer Creek

    Dwight Cadwell – NSO   After being shut out Thursday night against Cloquet-Esko-Carlton, the Proctor Rails picked up their...

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    Cromwell-Wright Drops Season Opener

    George Bailey – NSO   Morgan and Abby Hennen scored 12 points apiece to lead defending Class 1A champion...

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    MIB Falls to Hanncock

    George Bailey – NSO   Class Nine-Man, semifinals, Hancock 65, Mountain Iron-Buhl 32: Hancock earned its first berth in...

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    UMD Falls to Concordia

    NSO – NEWS RELEASE     The second seeded University of Minnesota Duluth took on third seeded Concordia-St. Paul...

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    CEC Start Hockey Season 1-1

    Scott Tohot – NSO   The Cloquet-Esko-Carlton girls hockey team got off to a fast start Thursday night as...

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    Austin Outlasts Wilderness

    George Bailey – NSO     The Austin Bruins grabbed their third straight win when they beat the Minnesota...

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    State Volleyball Champions Crowned

    Dwight Cadwell – NSO     Class A Championship: Minneota (33-3) is the Class A Champion for 2019 as...

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    UMD Men Skate Past Denver

    NSO – NEWS RELEASE   DULUTH, Minn. — Noah Cates ripped a one-timer with an extra skater on the...

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    South Ridge Drops State Opener

    Dwight Cadwell – NSO   Duluth- The Rangers of Mountain Iron- Buhl put together an impressive show Friday night...

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    UMD Women Drop Season Opener

    NSO – NEWS RELEASE   The University of Minnesota Duluth took on the No. 7 ranked Fort Hays State...

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    UMD Mens Hoops Split Over the Weekend

    NSO – NEWS RELEASE   The University of Minnesota Duluth tipped off the 2019 regular season campaign with a...

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    UMD Crushes Mary

    NSO – NEWS RELEASE   BISMARCK, N.D. — The University of Minnesota Duluth football program continued its undefeated campaign...

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    Paynesville Blows out Rebels

    Dwight Cadwell- NSO   The Paynesville Bulldogs entered Fridays matchup with Moose Lake-Willow River averaging 38 points per game...

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    Esko Falls in at State

    Dwight Cadwell – NSO Brainerd- The Esko Eskomos saw their season come to an end Saturday afternoon at the...

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    UMD Sweeps Gophers

    NSO – NEWS RELEASE   Senior netminder Hunter Shepard earned the 17th shutout of his career as the No....

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    Esko Takes Advantage of Proctor Miscues

    Dwight Cadwell – NSO       The Esko Eskomos found themselves trailing the proctor Rails Saturday afternoon by...

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    UMD Women Win Ice Breaker

    NSO – NEWS RELEASE   The University of Minnesota Duluth women’s hockey team left little doubt Saturday night who...

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    Rebels Edge Royalton

    Dwight Cadwell – NSO   The Royals of Royalton gave the Rebels all they could handle on Saturday with...

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    Lady Bulldogs top Southridge

    Scott Tohott – NSO   The Section 7A to seed Carlton Bulldogs improved to 26-2 Friday night with a...

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    Rails top Virginia Move into Section Semi-Finals

    George Bailey – NSO   The top-seeded Proctor Rails advanced in the Section 7AA prep volleyball playoffs with a...

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    Lumberjacks Comeback Falls Short

    George Bailey – NSO   The Cloquet-Carlton girls soccer team playing in its first state tournament since 2012 saw...