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The Staples-Motley baseball team left the winning run on base in a 6-4 loss to Royalton on April 21, and lost two games of a doubleheader against Crosby-Ironton on April 24, both games by a 6-1 score. Against Royalton, Brayden Tyrrell doubled in two runs as the Cardinals took an early lead. But a...
The Staples-Motley softball team lost three games at the Frazee Tournament held April 22, despite out-hitting their opponents in two of the games. The Cards were outmatched in their first game against Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton, falling 17-0. Lisa Kossan came away with two hits, while Jenna Trantina...
The Staples-Motley girls golf team started the season with all five varsity players posting scores in the middle of the pack. Their first two meets were good finishes for the young team, as they were fifth out of eight teams at the Pelican Rapids Invitational on April 18 and were 8th of 13 teams at...
It’s been said that the path of political and social change resembles the motion of a clock’s pendulum, following a trajectory from right to left and back again, sometimes to extremes in one direction or another. This certainly seems the case with state lawmakers since the 2016 elections. Both the...
Travis VanOverbeke, Athletic Director at Staples-Motley High School, has been recognized by the National Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association (NIAAA) as a Certified Athletic Administrator. To earn this distinction, VanOverbeke has demonstrated the highest level of knowledge and...
The Staples-Motley track and field team ran in their first outdoor meet on April 11, at Wadena-Deer Creek.   Max Giza won three individual events in the boys, 110 hurdles, 300 hurdles and pole vault. Millie Klefsaas won in the girl’s 100 hurdles and pole vault. Team results Boys results (11 teams)...
Beck Erholtz shot a 71 in the first meet of the year as the Staples-Motley boys golf team competed with some high level teams in the Detroit Lakes Invite held April 13. Erholtz finished fifth at Lakeview Golf course with scores; Tyler Helling 80, Jack Benson 81, Finn Erholtz 83, Alex Giza 90 and...
I can hardly wait for the Minnesota fishing opener. I am not alone!. Minnesota has over 1.4 million licensed fishing anglers. 65% of those anglers are male and 35% are female. Of course, not of all them will be fishing on the opener, but the number who are will be huge.  Minnesota has over 5,400...
The recent news that Gander Mountain, a St. Paul based company, is filing for bankruptcy is very alarming to those of us who work in the sporting industry. Gander Mountain has 162 stores in 27 states. Most stores have 20-30 full time employees and 20-30 seasonal and part-time employees. The company...
The 2016-17 Thursday Twilight League Champs at Wadena Bowling Lanes are, left to right: Deb Punt, Jackie Perius and Helen Leaderbrand of the Spectrum Marketing Team. (Submitted photo)  

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