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 By Dwight Cadwell    Sports    May 17, 2019 

Lumberjack boys continue mastery on the links

The Lumberjacks boys golf team dominated play at their home meet last week, with the team coming in 34 points ahead of the next-closest team and Sam Baker winning the individual play. The...

 
 By Dwight Cadwell    Sports    May 17, 2019 

Girl golfers get it in gear

The Cloquet-Esko-Carlton girls golf team has not participated in many meets this spring but they are growing into the game, now that the weather is cooperating. Last week the Lady ’Jacks competed...

 
 By Dwight Cadwell    Sports    May 10, 2019

Hot Eskomos team trounces the Bombers

The Esko Eskomos boys baseball team improved to 9-2 on the season Tuesday afternoon after defeating the Barnum Bombers by a score of 17-2 in a Polar League conference matchup. Esko scored 17 runs on...

 
 By Dwight Cadwell    Sports    May 3, 2019

'Jacks best ML-WR, lose to Marshall

Early in April it looked like Mother Nature was going to provide the kind of spring we have not seen for a while, where Northland sports teams could play a full and normal schedule. As we all know,...

 
 By Dwight Cadwell    Sports    May 3, 2019

Golf team starts fast

The Cloquet boys golf team finally got to play in its first meet of the season last weekend and played very well - with a top-three individual finisher and a fourth-place team finish - despite a lack...

 

CEC tennis team busy making up for lost time

The Cloquet-Esko-Carlton boys tennis team dropped an early season match with Duluth East Tuesday afternoon 7-0 at Cloquet High School. The Greyhounds, a dominant local power on the tennis circuit, pro...

 

Crane throws one-hitter in win for Carlton

Carlton pitcher Kaden Crane threw a one-hitter Tuesday afternoon as the Bulldogs defeated Polar League rival McGregor 11-1 at Chub Lake Park in Carlton. Crane allowed only one hit while striking out 11 batters, and allowing only one run — an unearn...

 

Lumberjack golfers ready to hit the links

The Cloquet-Esko boys and girls golf teams are ready to hit the links for the upcoming 2019 high school season. Fresh off a fourth-place finish a year ago at the Boys Class AA state golf tournament, t...

 

'Take me out to the ball game'

As winter turns into spring and local high schools attempt to make the transition to spring sports, several local baseball teams are looking for the success they had from a season ago. Class A South Ridge: The South Ridge Panthers are coming off...

 

Eskomos baseball off to a fast start

The Esko boys baseball team didn't let a lack of experience get in the way, as they started their season Monday by beating defending section 7A champion South Ridge by a score of 9-4. "We had many...

 

Cardinals compete hard, but fall at state

Although Cromwell-Wright didn't get the outcome it had hoped for at last week's Minnesota Boys Basketball Tournament, the team certainly proved it belonged on the big stage. The Cardinals opened play...

 

Underdog Eskomos end run in consolation championship

Esko entered the 2019 Minnesota Boys Basketball Tournament as huge underdogs March 20 at Williams Arena in Minneapolis. Playing in their second-straight state Class AA tournament - and fourth in the...

 

Eskomos head back to state tourney

The Eskomos headed back to the boys state basketball tournament this week for the second consecutive year and fourth time in the last five years, after defeating Pequot Lakes in the Section 7AA...

 

It's crunch time for the Wilderness

Three weeks ago the Minnesota Wilderness were poised to make a run in the standings, with the team tied for third in the NAHL’s Central Division and fresh off a sweep of the Bismarck Bobcats. Since then, the Wilderness have found wins hard to come...

 
 By Dwight Cadwell    Sports    March 8, 2019

Cardinals roll into Section finals

The Section 7A No. 1 seeded Cromwell-Wright Cardinals have won three straight tournament games and are now one game away from the state tournament. They were set to play No. 2 seed Mountain Iron-Buhl...

 
 By Dwight Cadwell    Sports    March 1, 2019

Harms-Synkiew advances to state

Cloquet junior Tyler Harms-Synkiew advanced to the state wrestling tournament last weekend with a second-place finish in the Section 7AA wrestling tournament in Hibbing. Harms-Synkiew lost in the...

 

Bennett leads Bulldogs over Ogichida

Carlton Bulldog junior forward Alaina Bennett scored 26 points Tuesday to lead all scorers and the Bulldogs to a 76-34 victory over Fond du Lac Ojibwe at the Carlton High School. In a fast-paced...

 

CEC wrestling team falls at Sections

The Cloquet-Esko-Carlton boys wrestling team came up short Tuesday night in Proctor as the Hibbing Bluejackets defeated the Lumberjacks 43-27 in the Section 7AA team meet. Entering the section team...

 

Wilderness stumbling as playoffs near

Post-holiday play saw the Minnesota Wilderness on a roll, winning five of seven contests, but since their fast start to the second half of the season, the Wilderness have struggled to play consistent hockey, resulting in only one win in their last si...

 

Lumberjacks' Kendra Kelley moving forward to North Dakota State

One of Cloquet's most well-rounded athletes in many years has made her next move - from the many options on the table, Kendra Kelley has selected a college, and North Dakota State will be her home for...

 

CEC boys take second, girls take third in conference meet

The Cloquet-Esko-Carlton boys and girls Nordic ski teams competed in the Lake Superior Conference meet last week at Snowflake Ski Center in Duluth, and left with top-three finishes. The boys finished...

 

Eskomos triumph over Cardinals in Polar League battle

The Esko Eskomos and the Cromwell-Wright Cardinals battled Friday night to see who might end up with the Polar League title. The Eskomos came out on top 54-46. The matchup featured two of the best...

 

Youthful Cloquet-Esko-Carlton wrestling team builds on success

The Cloquet-Esko-Carlton wrestling team is seeing much success, with credit going to a youth movement on the team. With only two seniors on the roster, six juniors and three sophomores, CEC has had...

 

Heren captures Invite title at Mont du Lac

Esko senior skier Thomas Heren captured first place Monday at the Mont du Lac Invitational. Heren, who posted the two fastest times in both heats, bested Duluth East's Bren Elleson. Heren's first run...

 

Rousseau hits game-winning shot as 'Dogs reclaim Brown Jug

Spencer Rousseau's midcourt three-pointer at the buzzer gave the Carlton Bulldogs a two-point win in a packed Wrenshall gymnasium Tuesday night and the Brown Jug after a one-year hiatus in the...

 

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