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Kelsie Tyrrel, left, watches her team move the ball, as Isabelle Olander looks to pass the ball inside. (Staples World photos by Mark Anderson)  
Boys basketball and wrestling had their first official practices Nov. 20. Basketball starts Thursday, Nov. 30, at home against Wadena. The wrestling team hosts St. Cloud Tech, United Clay Becker and Milaca on Friday, Dec. 1, starting at 4 p.m. (Staples World photos by Mark Anderson)  
Six Staples-Motley girls have started on the first ever wrestling team at the school. There have been individual girls wrestling in the past, but this will be a full season just for girls. The team will be part of the full varsity program under Head Coach Jim Jackson. (Staples World photos by Mark...
The Staples-Motley volleyball team recently held their awards banquet. Pictured, front from left, Maddy Beto: Mgr Letter; Miranda Schotzko: All-Conference Honorable Mention, Captain Pin, Letter; Livi Lorber: All-Section, All-Conference, Team MVP, Captain Pin, Coaches Award, Most Kills, Highest Kill Percentage, Most Blocks, Letter; Annie Schlosser: All-Conference Honorable Mention, Most Set Assists, Letter; Tami Streli: All-Conference Honorable Mention, Most Ace Serves, Highest Serve Receive Rating, Letter;
The SM Cardinal volleyball team finished their season with a record of 18-9-1. Below are season statsitc leaders: Blocks: Livi Lorber 51, Miranda Schotzko 29, Annie Schlosser 18, Tamara Streli 16, Jade Storry 8 Set assists: Schlosser 547, Lorber 96, Storry 46, Streli 32, Ellie Moulton 26 Serving...
Rollie Penfield with his plaque given to commemorate his 21 years as a director on the Minnesota Golf Association Board.
 By Mark Anderson, Managing Editor Rollie Penfield was honored by the Minnesota Golf Association (MGA) for his 21 years as a board member. Penfield has been involved in golf in one way or another throughout his life, as a participant, coach and official. He was on the board at the former Terrace...
John Gorton at the Staples Community Center swimming pool. (Submitted photo)
By Mark Anderson Managing Editor   Before Dr. John Gorton turns 82 next week on Dec. 2, he accomplished a milestone of swimming 500 miles. “It’s been a really good thing, it keeps me healthier and younger,” said Gorton, who worked as a dentist in Staples for 46 years.  He started swimming in 2006...
Below are statistics leaders from the Staples-Motley  2023 football season. Season record: 8-2 Scoring: Staples-Motley 336, opponents 154 Offense Yards gained: 3,448; rushing 1,891, passing 1,557 Touchdowns: Elijah Claussen 9, Ben Tyrrell 8, Alex Schultz 7, Colbe Tappe 7, Blake Neelan 6, Eli Blue 3...
Two Staples-Motley athletes, Sabina (senior) and Cecily(sophomore) Moe, have continued their high school swimming careers as part of a co-op with Little Falls. This year has had a lot of highs with multiple personal bests and being solid contributors to the varsity team. This sport has eight...
The underdog team ended up winning the title. On Oct. 14, team champions from four area Team Pistol Leagues competed for the overall title. It was a cloudy and cold day on a wet course after rain the previous day. But the four teams still performed well in this first ever championship. According to...
By Mark Anderson Managing Editor   The Staples-Motley football team earned a trophy, but it wasn’t the one they wanted. The Cardinals lost in the Section 6AA championship game to earn the second place trophy but fell one game short of going to the state tournament. The 42-13 champtionship game loss...

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