Much has been said about Vanessa Lane during her Pequot Lakes High School athletic career.
State track and field champion. Powerful sprinter. Career 1,000-point scorer in basketball. Cross country runner. Volleyball player.
Pequot Lakes' run to the Class 2A state tournament helped the Patriots land three players on this year's Brainerd Dispatch All-Area Team.
Players for the all-area team are nominated by their coaches and selected by the Dispatch sports department.
One hundred fifty seven.
The countdown to breaking that Minnesota State High School League girls basketball record begins 2 p.m. Wednesday at Mariucci Arena on the campus of the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis.
Nathan Ehnstrom surprised himself this season.
And for good reason. The Aitkin Gobblers' senior became the school's all-time leading scorer as he finished his four-year varsity career with 1,619 points.
Three players from the Crosby-Ironton Rangers highlight this season's Brainerd Dispatch All-Area Boys Basketball Team.
The Rangers finished with an area-best 24-4 record and advanced to the North Subsection 8-2A finals.
WADENA - Crystal Pearson and Quinn Kircher combined to miss just four shots in the second half of Tuesday's North Subsection 5-1A final.
They also combined to score 58 of No. 1 seeded Browerville's 79 points during the Tigers 79-54 victory over the No.
Whitney Weisz is coming home.
The former Little Falls Flyers' state champion swimmer is coming back to Minnesota March 20-22 for the NCAA Division I women's swimming and diving championship at the University of Minnesota Aquatic Center in Minneapolis.
Riley Jacobs could sneak up on a ghost.
The quiet unassuming captain of the Crosby-Ironton Rangers had a knack for silently scoring 20 points in a game.
The senior boys basketball player did it twice last week.