Boosted by a third place medal in the balance beam, Millie Klefsaas placed 15th in the all-around competition at the State Gymnastics Meet at the University of Minnesota’s Sports Pavilion in Minneapolis on Feb. 25. Her beam score was 9.525.
The Staples-Motley senior competes for the Brainerd...
The Staples-Motley wrestling team had an extremely successful section individual tournament, as six wrestlers qualified for the state tournament and two others came close, losing in a true second match.
The state-bound wrestlers are: Spencer Miller at 113 pounds, Blayne Dumpprope at 120, Owen...
Former Staples wrestler Jerry Cleveland will be honored by the National Wrestling Hall of Fame Minnesota Chapter at their Hall of Fame Banquet on Saturday, April 22, at the Austin Holiday Inn Conference Center.
His biography from the NWHOF:
Jerry Cleveland has given back to the Sport for 42 years...
Landowners can generate revenue by allowing public hunting on their private land in 46 Minnesota counties, including Todd and Wadena, through the Department of Natural Resources’ Walk-In Access program. Sign-ups are open Monday, Jan. 23, to Friday, April 28.
Eligible parcels must be at least 40...
By Mark Anderson
The Staples-Motley boys basketball team took an early lead against Long Prairie-Grey Eagle on Feb. 16, let them back into the game in the second half, then closed it out with a run to win 65-57.
After taking a 12-2 lead, the Cardinals kept fighting LPGE runs.
February 16, 2017
1. Mason Bros. 15.5-4.5
2. Spectrum Marketing 15-5
3. Staples Vet Clinic 13-7
4. Ted and Gen’s 7.5-12.5
5. Lefty’s 7-13
6. Ghost Team 2-18
High Team Series-
Staples Vet Clinic 1,714
High Team Game-
Staples Vet Clinic 611
High Ind. Series/ high games
Ruth Lugert 579...
Come out for a friendly meet and greet with your 2016-2017 Staples-Motley Varsity basketball players, Saturday, Feb. 25 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Staples-Motley High School main gym.
There will be an opportunity to get autographs from your favorite players at the end of evening. Enjoy fun...
Millie Klefsaas performs on the balance beam at the Section 8AA gymnastics competition at Bemidji on Feb. 18. The Staples-Motley student, competing for the Brainerd Warriors, was the all around champion in the meet and qualified for the state meet in all four events. She was the section champion in...
The Staples-Motley girls basketball team clinched the Mid-State Conference title with a 63-43 win over Crosby-Ironton on Feb. 17, to post a 7-1 conference record. Their only loss was to Pequot Lakes, who finished with two losses in the conference schedule.
The Cardinals also defeated Holdingford 63...
Alex Erpelding wasn’t aware he was about to set a school record for wins at the dual wrestling match against United North Central on Feb. 9. “I knew something was up but I didn’t know what,” he said.
After pinning his opponent with his powerful cradle, “I turned around and saw all the people and...