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June 25, 2017
Area baseball players make state all-tournament teams
June 25, 2017 - 3:17pm
June 20, 2017
Adam Zimmerman broke all 100 targets he shot at on Monday to take the overall high gun position and help Alexandria advance a team to Saturday's state meet in Prior Lake. (Contributed Photo)
Alexandria trap team sends squad to state
June 20, 2017 - 4:04pm
June 16, 2017
Alexandria senior Connor Busse (left) and the rest of the Cardinals' dugout looks on in disbelief after Hibbing rallied to tie the game and eventually win it with a five-run seventh inning on Friday. (Eric Morken | Echo Press)
State baseball: Hibbing, Marshall both stun Cards with walk-offs as Alexandria finishes fourth in Class AAA
June 16, 2017 - 9:38pm
June 15, 2017
Alexandria senior Connor Busse braces himself to be mobbed by his teammates after crossing home plate in a three-run second inning at Siebert Field in the Class AAA state opener against St. Thomas Academy on Thursday. (Eric Morken | Echo Press)
State baseball: Cardinals dominate Cadets in state opener
June 15, 2017 - 10:22pm
Alexandria senior Bridget Amundson lines up a putt at AGC on May 8. Amundson shot a 75 to finish first in St. Cloud last Thursday and followed it with a 79 at Staples on Saturday. (Eric Morken | Echo Press)
Girls Golf: Amundson, Stockmoe compete individually at state tournament
June 15, 2017 - 2:25pm
Alexandria sophomore Noah Boraas tees off during the second day of the Class AAA state meet on Wednesday at Bunker Hills Golf Course. (Ryan Pietruszewski | Echo Press)
Cards take seventh in Class AAA state meet
June 15, 2017 - 1:29am
June 14, 2017
Alexandria's Reed Larson (12) gets congratulated by fellow senior Brady Burgau after Larson hit a home run in the section championship game on June 7. Larson, Burgau and their Alexandria teammates will open the state tournament against St. Thomas Academy Thursday at 5:30 p.m. (Eric Morken | Echo Press)
Cards ready to test themselves against the best
June 14, 2017 - 6:00am
June 13, 2017
Noah Boraas hits a drive Tuesday during day one of the Class AAA state meet at Bunker Hills Golf Course. (Ryan Pietruszewski | Echo Press)
Golf: Cards tied for seventh after day one at state
June 13, 2017 - 8:36pm
June 10, 2017
Freshman Mya Lesnar follows through after releasing a shot put throw Saturday at Hamline University. Lesnar's longest finals distance of 43 feet, 1.25 inches was enough for third place at the Class AA meet. (Ryan Pietruszewski | Echo Press)
Track and Field: Lesnar takes third to head up Cards at state finals
June 10, 2017 - 3:45pm
Softball: Cards' season ends at Thief River Falls
June 10, 2017 - 12:08am
June 9, 2017
Osakis senior Kayla Sorenson crosses the 100-meter hurdles finish line with a time of 15.59, which was enough for the ninth and final spot to get into Saturday's finals at day two of the state meet at Hamline University. (Ryan Pietruszewski | Echo Press)
Track and Field: Several area athletes advance to Saturday’s finals
June 9, 2017 - 7:48pm
The Alexandria baseball team holds up its Section 8AAA championship trophy after beating Bemidji 15-6 on June 7. (Eric Morken | Echo Press)
Editor Note: Error in Friday's Echo Press Sports section
June 9, 2017 - 11:07am
June 7, 2017
Alexandria's Brock Anderson (top) is the last to join the celebration as he jumps onto the pile near home  plate after the Cardinals won their first section championship since 1975 with a 15-6 win over Bemidji on Wednesday.  (Eric Morken | Echo Press)play button
The wait is over: Cards punch first ticket to state since 1975 (W/video)
June 7, 2017 - 4:33pm
June 4, 2017
Track and Field: Alexandria sends nine to Class AA state meet
June 4, 2017 - 10:35am
June 1, 2017
Alexandria senior Blake Anderson celebrates with his teammates after hitting a home run Thursday during a Section 8-3A playoff game against Bemidji. (Maggi Stivers | Forum News Service)
8AAA Baseball: Alexandria sits in section driver's seat after blowout at Bemidji
June 1, 2017 - 10:48pm