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May 24, 2016
6AA-North softball: Miska and Klimek go head-to-head as Osakis edged in pitcher's duel
The Osakis softball team knew that Pequot Lakes’ senior starter Kathryn Miska was a force to be reckoned with entering Tuesday night’s Section...
May 24, 2016 - 8:36pm
Girls golf: Osakis wins at Paynesville but falls just short of a title
The Osakis girls golf team won its third straight Central Minnesota Conference meet to wrap up the regular season, but it wasn't quite enough to reel in Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa for the overall title. The Jaguars won the CMC championship by four strokes. The Silverstreaks needed to...
May 24, 2016 - 10:56am
Baseball: Streaks fall to section foe Sauk Centre
The Osakis baseball team fell to Section 6AA-West foe Sauk Centre on Monday night in a 10-3 game. The Mainstreeters (12-6) are positioned to get the third seed when the subsection gets seeded by the QRF on Wednesday. They scored three in the first inning on three hits and an error...
May 24, 2016 - 10:55am
Boys golf: Osakis' Haider medals in final CMC meet
Osakis' Carl Haider finished off the Central Minnesota Conference schedule as the meet medalist after shooting a 37 in nine holes at the final...
May 24, 2016 - 10:55am
May 21, 2016
1A State True Team: Osakis girls runner-ups in Stillwater
The Osakis girls track and field team did not qualify for the state true team meet last May after placing second overall in the Class A tournament...
May 21, 2016 - 6:07pm
May 20, 2016
Boys golf: Streaks gaining confidence at season's end
The Osakis boys golf team defended its home course on Friday afternoon to make things a little more interesting heading into the final Central...
May 20, 2016 - 8:40pm
Girls golf: Young Osakis team positions itself for a chance at a CMC title
It’s easy to see how young players could get intimidated by playing a varsity sport against athletes sometimes five years older than them....
May 20, 2016 - 8:38pm
Baseball: Osakis wraps up second in Prairie
The Osakis baseball team wrapped up second place in the Prairie Conference on Thursday night by getting every player an at-bat and cruising to a 15-4 win at St. John's Prep. "This was a nice win for this team in a lot of ways," head coach Shad Schmidt said. "It secured sole possession...
May 20, 2016 - 4:47pm
May 19, 2016
Girls track: Osakis wins 14th Prairie title in 15 years
The Osakis girls track and field team dominated the Prairie Conference meet on Wednesday at St. John's after racking up 220 points. Long Prairie-Grey...
May 19, 2016 - 10:02am
Boys track: Streaks grab first Prairie title since 2010
The Osakis boys track and field team had its sights set on a Prairie Conference championship, and the Silverstreaks went out and got it on Wednesday...
May 19, 2016 - 9:57am
May 18, 2016
Softball: Osakis gets home playoff game as fourth seed
The Osakis softball team will host a home playoff game this Friday at 4:30 p.m. after getting the fourth seed in the 6AA-North tournament. The Silverstreaks (12-6) will take on fifth-seeded Staples-Motley (8-10). The winner of that game will get top-seeded Pequot Lakes (18-2) in Alexandria...
May 18, 2016 - 2:06pm
Softball: Raiders end Streaks' regular season on a down note
The Osakis softball team wrapped up its regular season with a 17-10 loss against Bertha-Hewitt-Verndale on Tuesday night after splitting a doubleheader with Browerville-Eagle Valley on Monday. The Silverstreaks lost a 13-11 game in the nightcap to the Tigers after winning 12-4 in...
May 18, 2016 - 11:41am
Hendricks heading to Crown
Osakis senior Haden Hendricks has decided to continue his football and academic career this fall after signing his letter of intent as a prospective...
May 18, 2016 - 12:00am
Back at the top: Talent, trust, training lead the Silverstreaks back to Stillwater
The Osakis girls track and field program has become a regular at the Class A state true team meet. So much so, that it's become more of a shock...
May 18, 2016 - 12:00am
May 17, 2016
Baseball: Osakis searching for more energy after loss to Pequot Lakes
Osakis baseball coach Shad Schmidt didn’t like the approach his guys took even before the game started on Tuesday night. Pequot Lakes came...
May 17, 2016 - 10:28pm