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Raptors down Cardinals, remain unbeaten at 3-0

The 2019 combination of the Carlton Bulldogs and Wrenshall Wrens football teams continued its early season success Friday night as the Raptors picked up their third win of the season. Using stellar...

 
 By Kerry Rodd    Sports    September 20, 2019 

Wrens take Fond du Lac

The Wrenshall Wrens notched a road volleyball win on Tuesday night by beating the Fond du Lac Ogichidaa 25-15, 25-20 and 25-13, as two of the areas smallest schools did battle at FDL. "Offensively we...

 
 By Kerry Rodd    Sports    September 20, 2019 

Eskomos sweep Rebels

A well rounded hitting attack served the Esko volleyball team well last Thursday as the Eskomos downed Moose Lake-Willow River 25-16, 25-9 and 25-15. "All of our girls played well," said Esko coach...

 
 By Kerry Rodd    Sports    September 20, 2019 

Cloquet teams sweep a wet Eveleth race

The sky threatened the Cloquet girls cross country team and drenched the boys, but both teams raced to firsts in the Class AA boys and girls divisions at the Eveleth Lions Invitational Sept. 12....

 

Boy Soccer Roundup

It was overall a good week for the Cloquet-Esko-Carlton boys soccer team as a loss to Class AA power Duluth East was book-ended by dominant performances over Hibbing and Ashland. Cloquet defeated...

 
 By Kerry Rodd    Sports    September 20, 2019 

Football Roundup

Cloquet-35 Denfeld-8 The Lumberjacks rolled to a 23-0 halftime lead on their way to a home victory over the Hunters. Markus Pokornowski rushed for 238 yards and Cole Ketola added 104 yards on the grou...

 
 By Tom Urbanski    Sports    September 20, 2019 

Thunder fall to undefeated Itasca

The Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College Thunder Football team lost 39-6 to undefeated Itasca Community College at Terry Egerdahl Field in Proctor on Saturday, Sept. 14. The Thunder loss dropped...

 
 By Kerry Rodd    Sports    September 20, 2019 

CEC swimmers dive into the season

In a dual meet last Tuesday, Sept. 10, the Cloquet-Esko-Carlton girls swim team fell 97-73 to the Proctor Rails. Despite the loss, the 'Jacks have been seeing solid improvement early in the swim...

 

Mistakes haunt Cloquet in loss to Hermantown

The Cloquet football team committed a host of penalties and had three turnovers last Friday night - a recipe for a sour-tasting game as the Lumberjacks fell to the Hermantown Hawks 27-12. Despite the...

 

Rebels keep on rolling

Things got tough early for Barnum in Friday night's football matchup with Moose Lake-Willow River. The Rebels got out to a two-touchdown lead and were up 42-0 at the end of the first half. By the time...

 

South Ridge gets its first win ever against Cromwell-Wright

For the first time in school history, South Ridge defeated Cromwell-Wright in high school football action, as the Panthers shut out the Cardinals 36-0 in Culver Friday, Sept. 6. "We saw some things we...

 

Lumberjacks soccer: Cloquet girls find winning ways with a balanced attack

With a 6-1 record, the Lumberjacks girls soccer team is off to an impressive start. Coach Dustin Randall said this year's team is balanced across the field. "In years past we've had one area that was... Full story

 

Lumberjacks soccer: CEC boys hang tough

The Cloquet-Esko-Carlton boys soccer team may have a 3-3 record right now, but head coach Dave Bergan says the record doesn't show how well they are playing soccer. "We are competing with every team... Full story

 

CEC team aces hard work to improve their game

A young Cloquet-Esko-Carlton girls tennis team has seen steady improvement since the season began a few weeks ago. The ’Jacks have been in a lot of close matches and are starting to see their hard...

 

Thunder football rolls over Vermilion

The Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College Thunder Football team improved to 2-1 on its 2019 season with a 42-14 victory over Vermilion Community College at NBC Stadium in Superior on Saturday,...

 
 By Kerry Rodd    Sports    September 6, 2019

Bulldogs knock down Lumberjacks

Everyone in the area expected the Carlton volleyball team to be a tough squad this season. The Bulldogs feature a load of experience, talent and a ton of grit - an often lethal combination to...

 

Raptors top off historic night with a big win over Panthers

On a cool Friday night at Carlton's Jim Erickson Field, two longtime rivals came onto the field as one team for the first game of the season as the Carlton-Wrenshall Raptors edged the South Ridge...

 
 By Kerry Rodd    Sports    September 6, 2019

Cloquet survives scare from Agates

After a loosely played first half, the Lumberjacks football team was challenged by head coach Tom Lenarz at halftime Friday night. The 'Jacks responded to the challenge and bounced back for a 30-15...

 
 By Kerry Rodd    Sports    September 6, 2019

Esko defeats tough Rails team

Dylan Vinje and Eli Blue hooked up twice for touchdown passes on Friday as the Esko Eskomos opened their season with an impressive 13-7 road win over the perennially tough Proctor Rails. “They are...

 

Thunder's Hall earns athlete of the week honors

Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College Thunder football placekicker and punter Michael Hall was named Special Teams Athlete of the Week in the Minnesota College Athletic Conference Eastern Division for games played Aug. 24 in Superior. Hall was a...

 
 By Kerry Rodd    Sports    August 30, 2019

Cloquet sports a fresh look

With only three players returning who saw regular action last year, the learning curve will be steep for the Cloquet volleyball team this season. The Lumberjacks will look to replace seven players fro...

 

Roundup: Carlton is Loaded

If there were a picture in the dictionary next to the word "scrappy," it probably would be a photo of the Carlton girls volleyball team. Last year the Bulldogs finished with a record of 29-4 and a...

 
 By Kerry Rodd    Sports    August 30, 2019

Cards have just enough

With four state tournament titles and a ton of trips to the state tournament, the Cromwell-Wright football team is one of the premier football programs in Minnesota. But high school sports invariably...

 
 By Kerry Rodd    Sports    August 30, 2019

Raptors on the prowl

It's history in Carlton and Wrenshall this fall as the two schools pair up for football and 11-man competition. The combined program now features a healthy number of players and added depth that neith...

 
 By Kerry Rodd    Sports    August 30, 2019

Cloquet stays hot against Esko

After opening the season with a win over Forest Lake and then notching an impressive 5-0 win over Tartan on Monday, the Cloquet-Carlton girls soccer team scored an equally impressive victory on...

 

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