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With offense the headliner, Cloquet's defense has been quietly solid Video included

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Offense has stolen the show this season for the Cloquet football team, but the defense has been equally impressive during the team's run to this year's MSHSL Class AAAA championship game.

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After adding to her arsenal, Northwestern's Lundeen poised to make another leap Video included

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On the court, there isn't much Northwestern girls' basketball forward Katie Lundeen can't do. But it wasn't always that way.  

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Myer leads Superior girls to season-opening win over Ashland Video included

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Maddy Myer led the Superior girls' basketball team down the stretch, part of a 51-34 win over Ashland on Tuesday night in the teams' 2017-18 season opener. 

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Klein's third period goal lifts Western Wisconsin past Superior in opener Video included

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Grace Klein scored midway through the third period on Tuesday night, giving the Western Wisconsin girls' hockey team a 3-2 win over Superior in the teams' season opener.

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Northland athletic directors join statewide effort to focus on people, not winning Video included

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High school athletics goes far beyond the scoreboard, and three area athletic directors will be honored on Saturday for their efforts to make that thinking even more common than it is today.

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Even with work to do Friday, Cloquet football will enjoy Thanksgiving holiday Video included

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Friday afternoon will bring the biggest game of the season for the Cloquet football team, but that doesn't mean they can't enjoy a little rest and relaxation on Thursday.

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In Cloquet's historic run, consistency and teamwork have been key Video included

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When the Cloquet football team plays Friday in the MSHSL Class AAAA championship game, the Lumberjacks can put the finishing touch on what's already been an historic season in the world of area high school football. 

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Young nets hat trick, but Superior girls fall in season opener

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Addie Young's hat trick kept the Superior High School girls' hockey team tied with Eau Claire-Altoona throughout Saturday's season opener until the Stars scored two goals late in the third period to lift them over the Spartans 5-3 at Hobbs Ice Arena. 

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CEC's Suominen claims 2nd in 50-yard freestyle to lead locals at MSHSL girls' swim and dive meet

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Cloquet-Esko-Carlton's Makayla Suominen was unable to defend her title, but claimed second place in the 50-yard freestyle finals to lead locals in the MSHSL Class A girls' swimming and diving championships at the University of Minnesota Aquatic Center on Saturday. 

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Pokornowski runs, throws Cloquet to semifinal win, first state title game since '76

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Tim Pokornowski racked up more than 300 yards on Friday night, leading the Cloquet football team to a 40-21 win over South St. Paul in the MSHSL Class AAAA semifinals at U.S. Bank Stadium.

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CEC's Suominen, Hibbing's Hadrava lead locals at MSHSL girls' swim and dive meet

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Cloquet-Esko-Carlton junior Makayla Suominen completed step one in defending her 50-yard freestyle state title, finishing as the top seed Friday at the MSHSL Class A girls' swimming and diving championships.

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Duluth East's Donovan named to preseason all-USA boys' hockey team

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Duluth East junior forward Ryder Donovan has been named to the preseason all-USA boys' hockey team, it was announced on Friday morning. 

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Grand Rapids native McLaughlin on USA Junior Select team

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Grand Rapids, Minn. native Blake McLaughlin has been named to the 2017 USA Junior Select team that will play in the 2017 World Junior A Challenge, it was announced on Friday afternoon. 

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Woebler, Pipestone use long ball to beat ML-WR in Class AA semifinals

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Tyl Woebler caught two long touchdown passes and threw another on Friday afternoon, part of Pipestone's aerial assault that led to a 28-6 win over Moose Lake-Willow River in the MSHSL Class AA football semifinals at U.S. Bank Stadium.

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Former Hermantown D Gotz makes verbal commitment to Miami

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Hermantown, Minn. native Eric Gotz has made a verbal commitment to play Division I hockey for Miami University, he announced on Thursday evening via Twitter.

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Basically born in the pool, Hibbing's Hadrava is now one of state's best Video included

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Hibbing senior Ashley Hadrava was basically born in the water, and that first love has never wavered as she now prepares to compete in a third straight MSHSL Class A girls' swimming and diving championships. 

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Superior's Thompson signs NLI, will join UMD softball in 2019

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Superior senior Erin Thompson signed her national letter of intent on Thursday afternoon, making official her verbal commitment from last week to the University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) softball team.

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Even with storied past, ML-WR football still looking for a first Video included

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The Moose Lake-Willow River football team has been to the Minnesota state tournament 12 times since the turn of the century, but this year's Rebels still have a chance to make some history.

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After waiting his time, Jago gets his shot with Duluth Denfeld boys' hockey team Video included

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Dale Jago was never shy to say he wanted to coach his own high school hockey team. So when the opportunity presented itself over the summer at Duluth Denfeld, he was quick to jump on it.

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Sutherland scores twice, Duluth girls drop 2017-18 season opener Video included

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Izzy Sutherland scored two goals on Tuesday night, but she and the Duluth girls' hockey team dropped their season opener 5-3 to Cambridge-Isanti at the Heritage Sports Center. 

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With monkey off the back, Cloquet now turns sights on state championship Video included

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The Cloquet football team was focused on one thing and one thing only --- get past the quarterfinal round at the state tournament.

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With new guy at the controls, expectations for Hermantown hockey don't change Video included

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Patrick Andrews knows the expectations of the Hermantown boys' hockey program, and he knows they won't change even for a first-year head coach like himself. The goal is always the state championship.

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As Randolph nears win No. 600, Duluth East returns plenty of experience Video included

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On paper, the Duluth East boys hockey teams dangerous. Real dangerous. The Greyhounds will return their top 10 scorers from the 2016-17 season, with 89.4 percent of the team's points coming from underclassmen.

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Grand Rapids' McLaughlin won't return for senior season, will stay in USHL Video included

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On day one of the 2017-18 season, the Grand Rapids boys' hockey team got maybe the worst news possible. Blake McLaughlin won't be back.

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No. 18 Broncos edge No. 12 Bulldogs in chippy battle, take series finale 5-0 Video included

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13 penalties, including two majors, were assessed on Saturday night, and the No. 18 Western Michigan men's hockey team made the most of the opportunities by defeating No. 12 University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) 5-0 in the series finale at AMSOIL Arena. 

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Hibbing's Hadrava, CEC's Suominen break records to highlight Section 7A swim meet Video included

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Hibbing's Ashley Hadrava and Cloquet-Esko-Carlton's Makayla Suominen both broke two individual section records to highlight the MSHSL Section 7A Girls' Swimming & Diving Finals at Hibbing High School on Saturday.  

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Defense, run game lift Pierz past Proctor in state tournament

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The Pierz football team ran for five touchdowns and continued to display one of the state's stingiest defenses in a 42-13 win over Proctor in the MSHSL Class AAA state tournament quarterfinals on Saturday at Brainerd High School. 

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Early lead doesn't hold, Hilltoppers drop season opener to Packers Video included

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The Duluth Marshall girls' hockey team jumped out to an early 2-0 lead, but South St. Paul scored four unanswered goals to win 4-2 at Mars Lakeview Arena on Saturday in the Hilltoppers' season opener.  

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Porkonowski, Wehr lead Cloquet to first-ever state tournament win over Becker

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Quarterback Tim Porkonowski and running back Spencer Wehr both had two rushing touchdowns to lead the Cloquet football team to its first-ever state tournament victory, a 36-21 win over Becker in the MSHSL Class AAAA quarterfinals in St. Cloud, Minn. on Friday.

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Schmidt has big night, North Woods falls to Nevis in first-ever state tournament game Video included

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Led by four rushing touchdowns from Kyle Schmidt, the Nevis football team handed North Woods a 42-14 loss in the Grizzlies' first-ever appearance in the MSHSL 9-Man state tournament quarterfinals at Bemidji State University on Friday.

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Hoeper's four TDs lift Stephen-Argyle to state tournament win over Cromwell-Wright Video included

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Running back Joston Hoeper ran for four touchdowns on Friday, leading the Stephen-Argyle Central football team to a 39-22 win over Cromwell-Wright in the MSHSL 9-Man state tournament quarterfinals at Bemidji State University. 

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Little runs wild, Rebels rout West Central in Class AA quarters

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Colton Little ran for 289 yards and four touchdowns to lift the Moose Lake-Willow River football team to a 41-14 rout of West Central Area to open the MSHSL Class AA state tournament on Friday in Brainerd, Minn. 

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Wins at state have eluded Proctor football, but that can change tomorrow Video included

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Simply put, wins at the Minnesota state tournament have been hard to come by for the Proctor football team over the years. 

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