STAPLES - Led by Kelly Pearson's game-high 18 points, the Staples-Motley Cardinals took over sole possession of first place in the Mid-State Conference with a 57-42 win over the Detroit Lakes Lakers Friday.
Ian Haug wants to play more.
Marcus Comstock could use a breather.
Each might get what they want after leading the Brainerd Warriors to a 45-43 overtime victory over the St. Cloud Apollo Eagles Friday at Brainerd High School.
Match No. 254 is why Jordan Chouanard stays after practice.
Medford's Curt Maas is why he trained tirelessly last offseason.
A Class 1A state wrestling championship is what drives the Aitkin Gobblers' senior.
LITTLE FALLS - Alex Nelson scored two goals as the Little Falls Flyers, ranked 18th in Class 1A, won their eighth game in a row, outscoring the Detroit Lakes Lakers 9-1 in a non-conference game Friday night.