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May 26, 2016
Hillsboro-Central Valley longing for a track to call home
HILLSBORO, N.D.—Track practice for Hillsboro-Central Valley track coaches Heidi Eckart and Tony Guttormson involves watching their distance...
May 26, 2016 - 7:08pm
June 3, 2015
PREP TRACK: Thief River Falls junior is the runner to beat this weekend
Meleah Biermaier has earned a target on her back. The Thief River Falls junior is the top seed in the 300 hurdles in the Minnesota Class...
June 3, 2015 - 9:54pm
May 20, 2015
GIRLS TRACK: H-CV’s Rotvold overcomes early dislike for long races
Annika Rotvold didn’t exactly take to long-distance running quickly. Hurdles were her thing in junior high. She ran the 800 twice, once...
May 20, 2015 - 9:50pm
May 8, 2015
PREP TRACK: Finney sets vault mark at Grand Forks Classic
Grace Finney stands 5 feet, 4 inches in height. The bar sits more than twice her height above the ground. No problem for the Grand Forks...
May 8, 2015 - 10:07pm
April 15, 2015
AREA NOTEBOOK: Raising the bar a little higher
Aaron Sletten set the bar high for himself when he was runner-up in the javelin at the North Dakota Class B state high school track meet last spring. "We know he has capabilities,'' Larimore coach Rick Henry said. "We were hoping he would pick up where he left off.'' Instead,...
April 15, 2015 - 9:20pm
April 8, 2015
AREA NOTEBOOK: With numbers down, Langdon Area relying on quality individuals
The tradition-rich Langdon Area girls track team is trying to do more with less this spring. The Cardinals have a near-average 23 athletes on their roster. However, that group includes only eight students from the top three grades. “That’s a low number of high school girls...
April 8, 2015 - 9:30pm
June 7, 2014
PREP TRACK: Close race results in photo finish at Minnesota Class AA girls track meet
In another close race, this time with a state title on the line, Meleah Biermaier and Erin Huls reversed spots.
June 7, 2014 - 10:07pm
June 4, 2014
PREP TRACK: TRF sophomore will attempt to win 300 hurdles for second time
Mike Biermaier was good enough as a prep athlete to finish fourth at the Minnesota state track meet in a hurdles event. Now he coaches hurdlers...
June 4, 2014 - 10:45pm
May 31, 2014
PREP TRACK: East Grand Forks boys take division title
WALKER, Minn. – It took a second-place finish in the final event for East Grand Forks Senior High to lock up first place. The Green Wave scored 86.33 points to edge runner-up Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton (80) for the boys division title here Saturday in the Minnesota Section...
May 31, 2014 - 10:38pm
May 22, 2014
GIRLS TRACK: Roughrider Sophmore will attempt repeat win with the javelin
This javelin thing wasn’t a love-at-first-sight sport for Hannah Arason. At the behest of her coaches, Arason took up the javelin as an eighth-grader. She put in some practice time and, as the Grand Forks Red River sophomore recalls, had about a 70-foot throw in her first...
May 22, 2014 - 10:45pm
May 20, 2014
GIRLS TRACK: Hillsboro-Central Valley runner comes back strong after knee surgery
After major knee surgery, a long rehabilitation process and a year away from track, Rachel Dryburgh was apprehensive about how she could perform...
May 20, 2014 - 10:20pm
April 15, 2014
PREP SPORTS: Red River athlete focuses on track over soccer, while Central player tries to squeeze in both
Sitting in the stands, watching her classmates and former soccer teammates, was uncomfortable for Ashley Rone last week. The Grand Forks Red River High School junior track standout admits she misses playing soccer, a sport she began playing before she started elementary school.
April 15, 2014 - 10:12pm
April 9, 2014
AREA NOTEBOOK: Grafton player transfers to Hillsboro-Central Valley, shows potential in track and basketball
Heidi Eckart watched Hillsboro-Central Valley’s girls basketball team with interest beyond the basketball court this winter. It was an opportunity for Eckart, the Burros’ girls track coach, to see Rachel Dryburgh compete. The senior is a transfer from Grafton who was a track...
April 9, 2014 - 10:22pm
March 25, 2014
Greater Grand Forks girls track at a glance
EGF Senior High Coach: Liesa Hanson. 2013 results: The Green Wave finished third in the subsection meet and eighth in the Section 8A meet. Key graduation losses: Returning subsection/section placers: Sr. Karly Nelson (2nd at subsection/3rd at section in shot...
March 25, 2014 - 10:10pm
June 7, 2013
PREP TRACK: Senior becomes first state champion in Warroad girls track history
ST. PAUL -- That hectic schedule Friday didn't slow down Deidre Hahn. The senior became the first state champion in the history of the Warroad...
June 7, 2013 - 9:55pm