Jordyn Glenz tallied 16 points for Verndale as the Pirates downed Pine River-Backus 49-43 in a non-conference game on Friday, Dec. 6.
Megan Felthous notched 11 points and 13 rebounds for the Tigers, while Elizabeth Downie added 12 points.
The Pequot Lakes' junior varsity and C-squad girls' basketball teams both split their first two games of the season.
The junior varsity trailed the Thief River Falls Prowlers 24-20 at the half on Friday, Dec. 6, and went on to lose 52-41.
Bantam B team finishes third
The Pequot Lakes Bantam B
hockey team placed third in the Mounds View Tournament held Nov. 30-Dec. 1. The team won its first game 3-1, lost its second game 1-6 and won the third game 4-3 in double over time.
The Pequot Lakes junior varsity and freshmen boys' basketball team both won games from the Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines in Pequot on Friday, Dec. 6.
The junior varsity won 45-24 after leading by 22-12 at halftime.
The Minnesota Flying Aces shut out the Breezy Point North Stars 4-0 in North American Tier III Junior hockey on Saturday, Dec. 7, at Breezy Point Arena.
The Aces scored twice in the second and third periods to win.
The Pequot Lakes/Pine River-Backus Road Crew junior varsity wrestling team opened the season with two individual tournaments.
At Aitkin, Tim Ryan lost his first match, but came back to win with pins in 4:19 and 2:44.
The Pequot Lakes Revolution dance teams opened their competitive dance seasons Saturday, Dec. 7, at the Laker Dance Invite in Detroit Lakes, where the varsity team placed third with rank points of 9 and a total score of 302.
Kurtis Moody just wanted to play basketball. And now he's getting his wish.
The 2011 Pequot Lakes High School graduate was a regular on the basketball court as a senior - earning team MVP and the Dispatch Player of the Year honors with the...
The Nisswa Park and Recreation Department is accepting registrations for its pond hockey program.
Games will be played at the Nisswa Park hockey rink. Some games will be in Brainerd.
• Little Huskies, ages 5-7, will meet at 5:30 p.m.
A nationwide disc golf event, a satellite competition for the simultaneous Hott Shott National Championships, will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 14, at Brainerd's Lum Park.
This tournament is all about putting.
The Cuyuna Lakes Mountain Bike Crew (CLMTBC or Crew), as an active partner with the DNR and the International Mountain Bike Association (IMBA), is working to create a master vision for mountain bicycling in central Minnesota.
Applications for the 2014 spring season will be accepted wherever hunting and fishing licenses are sold and online at www.mndnr.gov/buyalicense now through Friday, Jan. 10, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.
The Pequot Lakes boys' basketball team opened the regular season with a different head coach for the first time in 12 seasons when Ben Starns replaced Garry Grewe as coach in the Patriots' 53-47 non-conference win over Aitkin on Friday,...
5 - at Isle, 6 p.m.
10 - at Walker-Hackensack-Akeley, 7:30 p.m.
13 - at Northome-Kelliher, 7:30 p.m.
17 - at Cass Lake-Bena, 7:30 p.m.
20-21 - Menahga Holiday tournament, TBD
3 - at Red Lake, 7:30 p.m.
6 - PILLAGER, 6 p.m.
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