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100th running of the Indy 500

100th running of the Indy 500

Renee Schroeder, Journalist
June 1, 2016
Filed under Sports

The largest one day sporting event in the world. The greatest spectacle in racing. The Indy 500. The Indianapolis 500 held it's 100th running on Sunday, May 29th and completely sold out for the first time in many years. This means that over 350,000 thousand people attended at the Indianapolis Motor...

Sabres Crush Cardinals

Sabres Crush Cardinals

Autumn Fosteson, Journalist
April 25, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Spring

The Sabres faced off against Willmar on Friday. In a game reliant strongly on pitching, the Sabres prevail bringing their record to 2-1. Playing a strong defensive game, the Sabres were led by junior, pitcher Chris Belling, with seven strikeouts and an impeccable over all six inning pitching game....

Women “Axel” at world figure skating championship

Women “Axel” at world figure skating championship

Katie Kulus, Journalist
April 18, 2016
Filed under Sports

On March 28th -April 3rd, Boston hosted the World Figure Skating Championships. This is one of the most important skating competitions outside of the five rings. The solo ladies jumped and whirled to high scores, especially for the USA. The World's bring in about 200 skaters from 30 countries. Thi...

Rylee Molitor makes monumental plans for the future

Rylee Molitor makes monumental plans for the future

Madi Molitor, Journalist
March 30, 2016
Filed under Sports

Ever since Rylee Molitor was five, he has had one thing on his mind: wrestling. Wrestling didn’t always come easy for Rylee. Sure he was born with ample talent and a natural gift for the sport, but what many people don’t see behind his success are all of the sacrifices, hard work, blood, sweat, and...

Number 2 seed loses to 15 seed in first round

Number 2 seed loses to 15 seed in first round

Matthew Rickers, Journalist
March 30, 2016
Filed under Sports

Last Friday was the second day of the first round games of the NCAA basketball tournament, and Michigan State set their eyes on going to the championship. It was a first round game between Michigan State, led by Denzel Valentine, and Middle Tennessee State. Middle Tennessee State held a pretty big...

Top seeds struggle; middle seeds succeed for the Big Ten Conference

Top seeds struggle; middle seeds succeed for the Big Ten Conference

Matthew Rickers, Journalist
March 30, 2016
Filed under Sports

photo via Wikipedia under the Creative Commons License In the NCAA tournament, the Big Ten conference had a total of six teams competing for the ultimate goal of winning the NCAA Men’s basketball tournament. The Big Ten had six teams: Purdue, Michigan State, Indiana, Wisconsin, Iowa, and Maryl...

History was made Sunday

History was made Sunday

Matthew Rickers, Journalist
March 30, 2016
Filed under Sports

The second-to-last matchup of the Second round of the NCAA Men's basketball tournament consisted of two teams who were hopeful for a Sweet Sixteen bid in California. UNI and Texas A&M faced off Sunday night, March 20th, and UNI had a consistent lead the entire game until the last minute when chaos...

Sabre Knowledge Bowl 1 dominates Tier III Subregional Meet

Sabre Knowledge Bowl 1 dominates Tier III Subregional Meet

Gopi Ramanathan, Journalist
March 17, 2016
Filed under Winter

On March 4th, Sartell's Varsity 1 Knowledge Bowl rose up to dominate the Tier III Subregional Meet at Celebration Lutheran Church in Sartell, while Sartell's Varsity 2 team took 7th place.  With both of these teams ending up in the top eight of the subregion, Sartell will be sending two teams to the...

Saint Cloud State University makes big cuts in athletics

Saint Cloud State University makes big cuts in athletics

McKenna Walker, Journalist
March 10, 2016
Filed under News, Sports

On Wednesday, March 2nd, a major change to St. Cloud State University's athletics was announced to over one hundred student athletes and their coaches. After this school year, six programs including Nordic skiing, both men and women's tennis teams, mens' cross country, and indoor and outdoor track...

Sabre Varsity 1 Knowledge Bowl Fights to 8th at Zimmerman

Sabre Varsity 1 Knowledge Bowl Fights to 8th at Zimmerman

Gopi Ramanathan, Journalist
March 2, 2016
Filed under Winter

Imagine you are in English class, and you are sitting down to take a test with a group of people. You have only one packet for your group, so you decide that it would be faster to tear apart the test packet and have each person do a certain segment of the test. Once you finish this, you put the packet...

Sartell Varsity KB takes 4th at difficult Monticello Meet

Sartell Varsity KB takes 4th at difficult Monticello Meet

Gopi Ramanathan, Journalist
February 29, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Winter

On February 20th, Sartell’s Varsity 1 Knowledge Bowl team pulled away with a 4th place finish at the Monticello Knowledge Bowl Meet. In the Junior Varsity Division, Sartell swept the meet, with Sartell A taking 3rd, Sartell B in 2nd, and Sartell A in 1st. Varsity 1 began the meet with a lower-than-expected score of 4...

Individual Wrestling Sections

Individual Wrestling Sections

Olivia Wheeler, Journalist
February 24, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Winter

Individual wrestling sections took place in Moorhead on February 19th and 20th, Sartell had 14 wrestlers competing to be a possible state contender. There were many exciting and intense matches throughout the two days, but in the end, Junior Rylee Molitor will be the only one advancing to the state tournament...

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