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October 20, 2017
Football: Panthers lose final regular season game
The Parkers Prairie football team traveled to Browerville for the last regular season game on Wednesday night and fell in a 41-22 final to the 3-5 Tigers. "This was a game where the Panthers knew they had to control the ball on the ground or through the air," Parkers Prairie coach...
October 20, 2017 - 12:45pm
October 16, 2017
Volleyball: Panthers fall to Knights in five sets
The first two sets were looking good for the Parkers Prairie volleyball team in Barrett on Monday night as the Panthers beat the West Central...
October 16, 2017 - 11:32pm
Football: Panthers win on senior night
The Parkers Prairie football team hosted the New York Mills Eagles in the last Panther's home game of the season on Friday night. The seniors of Parkers Prairie were able to add one more home game victory to their high school football careers on senior night with a final score of...
October 16, 2017 - 1:56pm
October 9, 2017
Football: Panthers win homecoming victory
The Parkers Prairie football team scored a 19-6 homecoming victory on Friday night when it hosted the Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg Fighting Saints. "It was a dominating performance by the defense, who kept the Fighting Saints out of the end zone until 45 seconds were left in the game,"...
October 9, 2017 - 3:55pm
October 2, 2017
Football: Panthers fall to Jaguars 48-37
The Parkers Prairie football team walked away with a 48-37 loss when it traveled to Belgrade on Friday night to face the Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa Jaguars. The Panthers got on the board twice in the first quarter. Austin Koep got a touchdown with a six yard run. Travis Yohnke then...
October 2, 2017 - 12:08pm
September 23, 2017
Football: Panthers drop district game against Patriots
The Parkers Prairie football team took an early lead against the Upsala-Swanville Area Patriots, getting first on the board with a 42 yard run...
September 23, 2017 - 12:12am
September 18, 2017
Football: Panthers beat Kimball on Parents Night
The Parkers Prairie football team fought hard and upended the Kimball Cubs 28-12 for a Panthers' victory on Parents Night in Parkers Prairie on Friday, Sept. 15. The Cubs (0-3) were first on the scoreboard in the first quarter, but the Panthers didn't let that lead last long. The...
September 18, 2017 - 1:15pm
September 5, 2017
Football: Panthers knock off Wolverines in season opener
The Parkers Prairie football team kicked off its season with a 41-20 victory over the Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines in Waldena, Sept. 1. The Panthers began with a strong first quarter with two touchdowns and two successful kicks by Colton Booker. The first touchdown of the game was...
September 5, 2017 - 10:50am
August 16, 2017
Tennis: Panthers looking for continued progress
The Parkers Prairie girls tennis team went 9-11 last season and has nine returning letter winners back to help the Panthers try to improve on that. Head coach Will Grieger's expectations for this group are that his players challenge each other to get better all season so they can...
August 16, 2017 - 2:49pm
July 27, 2017
Parkers Prairie adds cross country, hockey this school year
The Parkers Prairie school district will add a couple more athletic options for students to participate in this coming school year. At its July...
July 27, 2017 - 12:36pm
July 14, 2017
Panthers hand out team awards after historic season
The Parkers Prairie baseball team put the finishing touches on their historic season that culminated with a Class A state championship by handing...
July 14, 2017 - 12:00am
June 28, 2017
Three Panthers named to Class A all-tourney team as Johnson wins POY
As the dust settles from Parkers Prairie winning the Class A state baseball title, the awards for the Panther's work this spring are rolling...
June 28, 2017 - 6:00am
June 25, 2017
Morken: Easy to see why wins piled up for the Panthers
The Parkers Prairie baseball team gathered down the left-field line at Target Field after falling in 11 innings to Springfield in the Class A...
June 25, 2017 - 3:29pm
June 19, 2017
Mission accomplished: Parkers Prairie baseball gets its title a year later
The Parkers Prairie baseball team waited 364 days to finish a job that started on June 20, 2016. Every championship game has a winner and a loser,...
June 19, 2017 - 2:36pm
June 16, 2017
State baseball: Panthers get their second chance at a title
The Parkers Prairie baseball team thought all year about coming so close to winning a state championship in 2016. That drove them all spring....
June 16, 2017 - 6:32pm