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Sports & Recreation

The Sports & Recreation section covers athletics for the Mercuries of McGregor High School and the Cardinals of Cromwell High School, along with other area sporting and recreation events. Christi Williams provides bowling league happenings throughout the winter season. The Greater Savanna Area Youth Baseball League is covered in the summer.

 

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Returning experience: The Floodwood Polar Bears and the Cromwell Cardinals return plenty of experience from last year. Pictured are Tyler Hakamaki (Cromwell), Ryan Bernsdorf (Floodwood), Zion Smith (Cromwell), Austin Pfisthner (Cromwell) and Noah Thompson (Floodwood) in a playoff game last season. All return in 2014-15.
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FLOODWOOD
POLAR BEARS

Floodwood head coach Chris Tommila is hoping that his team can improve upon a few lapses that occurred on both ends of the floor last year. “This caused some problems for us in a handful of games,” said the coach.

According to Coach Tommila, the Polar Bears team strength will be experience, decent team speed and a number of guys who can lead the team in scoring each night.

“We return all top eight players from last years squad,” added Coach Tommila. “We will be starting the season with lingering football injuries. Noah (Thompson) is out until at least December 5 and Damien (Autio) just started practicing this week. We will be looking to make a run down the home stretch if we are 100%.”

The Polar Bears will be led by seniors Ryder Lough, Riley Bernsdorf, Willow Christenson, Kyle ...

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Cromwell Football Team
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One that got away

Cardinals return to state!

Wrens, Cardinals in FINAL

Mercuries close on high note

Panthers are Polar League Champions!

Panthers are Polar League Champs!

Panthers secure win #4

Cardinals run wild in Floodwood

'Bears discover identity

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Recent Features

Cardinals return to state!

Wrens, Cardinals in FINAL

Mercuries close on high note

Panthers are Polar League Champions!

Panthers are Polar League Champs!

Panthers secure win #4

Cardinals run wild in Floodwood

'Bears discover identity

Panthers rebound with win over Rebels

One that got away

The Cromwell Cardinals traveled to Bemidji to take on Section 8 Champion Kittson County Central Bearcats on Friday, November 7. Cromwell fumbled away their first two possessions and missed other opportunities to score, and ended up on the short end of a 16-8 defeat to the Bearcats.

“We outplayed them more than 8-0 in that first half,” said Cromwell head coach Jeff Gronner. “We had plenty of opportunities to increase our lead and did not get it done.”

The Cardinals played excellent defense once again. “Besides the one long run our defense did a really good job,” noted Coach Gronner. “We battled right to the end.”

The Cardinals acutally finished with a 233-202 advantage in total yards. Sophomore ...

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