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Alexandria football

February 7, 2018
Alexandria's Cody Faber (left), Michael Empting (middle) and Tyson Hoelscher signed their letters of intent to play college football on Wednesday at AAHS. Empting will join the University of Minnesota-Duluth, while Hoelscher goes to Minnesota State University-Moorhead and Faber joins the University of Wisconsin-River Falls. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Cards send three more on to college football
February 7, 2018 - 4:22pm
December 15, 2017
Cody Faber
Alexandria football awards: Empting, Faber share MVP honors
December 15, 2017 - 5:47am
Alexandria senior quarterback Michael Empting takes on a Brainerd defender during the Section 8, Class 5A championship game on Nov. 3. Empting is one of 11 finalists up for the Minnesota Mr. Football Award that will be presented on Dec. 10. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Empting surprised, proud of Mr. Football finalist honor
November 15, 2017 - 10:11am
November 13, 2017
Landon Fisher
Empting, Fisher named to all-star game
November 13, 2017 - 3:05pm
November 4, 2017
Alexandria's Grant Storm (13) and Daniel Jantzen walk off the field in disappointment as Brainerd celebrates in the background after the Warriors stormed back from a 14-0 deficit through three quarters to win 23-14 on Friday in the section championship game. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Football: Brainerd storms back to end Alexandria's season
November 4, 2017 - 12:20am
November 3, 2017
Alexandria's Thomas Anderson falls forward for a couple extra yards in a game against St. Cloud Tech on Sept. 29. Anderson caught the game-winning touchdown against Moorhead in the section semifinals to help the Cardinals to Friday's championship game in Brainerd. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Alexandria football: One win away
November 3, 2017 - 12:35am
October 31, 2017
Fan buses available to Brainerd for Friday's section football game
October 31, 2017 - 2:49pm
October 28, 2017
Alexandria quarterback Michael Empting (12) celebrates his 41-yard touchdown run with teammate Cody Branson after beating Moorhead's Otis Weah to the end zone Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017, in the Minnesota Class 5A, Section 8 semifinals at Moorhead. (David Samson / The Forum)
Football: Alexandria shocks the Spuds in the closing seconds
October 28, 2017 - 10:30pm
Cole Crompton of Moorhead is chased down by Michael Empting (12) and Andrew Revering of Alexandria during their football game Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017, in Moorhead. The Spuds won that contest 47-20 and will host the Cardinals again in the opening round of the Section 8, Class 5A playoffs on Saturday. (Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor)
Football: Cardinals ready for the rematch in Moorhead
October 28, 2017 - 1:44pm
October 18, 2017
Cody Faber of Alexandria is shoved by Otis Weah of Moorhead during their football game Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017, in Moorhead. (Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor)
Football: Spuds drop Alexandria to the third seed
October 18, 2017 - 11:00pm
October 14, 2017
Alexandria's Cody Faber places his hand on the back of Calvin Waage (50) as Faber follows his blocks on Friday in Sauk Rapids. Faber and the Cardinals rallied from a 22-6 deficit at the half to force overtime, but ultimately fell 38-36 to the Storm. (Mark Ripley / Select Digital Memories)
Football: Storm edge Cardinals in OT
October 14, 2017 - 1:22am
October 13, 2017
Alexandria's Thomas Anderson catches a ball along the sidelines against Bemidji on Oct. 6. Anderson has stepped up during his senior season to help the Cardinals continue to pile on points even amidst injuries. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Adjusting on the fly: Cardinals keep scoring despite injuries
October 13, 2017 - 12:25am
Alexandria's Cody Faber drags a couple of Bemidji defenders for an extra yard last week. Faber and the Cardinals are at Sauk Rapids this week to face the 3-3 Storm. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Football: Alexandria looks to keep momentum on the road
October 13, 2017 - 12:25am
October 7, 2017
Alexandria's Michael Empting runs toward the sidelines to celebrate with his teammates after scoring on a long touchdown run as time expired in the first half on Friday night against Bemidji. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Football: Alexandria puts on offensive showing against Bemidji
October 7, 2017 - 12:43am
October 6, 2017
Alexandria senior Cody Faber runs through an arm tackle by St. Cloud Tech's Luka Rajkic during last Friday's win for the Cardinals over the Tigers. Faber and his Alexandria teammates welcome in a 2-3 Bemidji team tonight, Friday, for a 7 p.m. kickoff. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Football: Cards, Lumberjacks play with section implications on the line
October 6, 2017 - 12:25am