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Mildred A. Schroeder
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County crafting buffer compliance rules
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Alexandria track and field
April 11, 2018
Making the best of a bad situation
Coaches and players from the Alexandria baseball team had every intention of meeting at Knute Nelson Ballpark on April 2 to shovel off snow on...
April 11, 2018 - 5:47am
March 30, 2018
Girls track and field: Alex takes second in opening meet
In the first official meet of the year, the Alexandria girls track and field team came in second place in a seven-team competition at Fargo Davies High School on March 29, even with dwindled numbers due to spring break. Fargo Davies took first place with 223.5 points. The Cardinals...
March 30, 2018 - 11:30am
Boys track and field: Cards come in fourth in opener
The Alexandria boys track and field team traveled to Fargo Davies for the first meet of the year on Thursday. Competing against seven other teams, the Cardinals fell in fourth place with 73 points. Wayzata took first place with 210 points, followed by Moorhead in second (101.5)...
March 30, 2018 - 11:28am
November 9, 2017
Signing Day: Ludwig commits to SDSU
Bryce Ludwig was excited to get the ink on the page, officially committing himself to South Dakota State University for track and field. But...
November 9, 2017 - 12:22pm
June 30, 2017
Boys Track and Field: Molden, Bowden, Gruber, Ludwig receive MVP awards
The Alexandria boys track and field team had two participants in the Class AA state tournament, took first in the Central Lakes Conference indoor...
June 30, 2017 - 7:36am
June 10, 2017
Track and Field: Lesnar takes third to head up Cards at state finals
The Alexandria track and field season came to a close Saturday afternoon, but not before several athletes took places on the podium after finishing...
June 10, 2017 - 3:45pm
June 9, 2017
Track and Field: Several area athletes advance to Saturday’s finals
The Alexandria girls 4x100 relay had the highest finish out of the many area athletes competing at the track and field state tournament at Hamline...
June 9, 2017 - 7:48pm
June 4, 2017
Track and Field: Alexandria sends nine to Class AA state meet
The Alexandria boys and girls track teams combined to send nine athletes to the Class AA state tournament after Thursday's Section 8AA meet in Sauk Rapids. The girls finished first as a team with 153.5 points, well ahead of second place Willmar (99) and third place Rocori (72.5)....
June 4, 2017 - 10:35am
May 30, 2017
Molden's name to be called at section track meet, but cancer keeps him away
In the hallways at Alexandria Area High School are large prints of current Cardinal athletes. A boy or girl from each team is represented during...
May 30, 2017 - 6:12pm
May 2, 2017
Track and Field: Alex girls 4x100 takes fourth at Hamline Elite Meet
The Alexandria girls track and field 4x100 team of Hannah Quitmeyer, Syri Williams, Kaye Paschka and Kelby Olson-Rodel took fourth place with a season-best finals time of 50.43 at the Hamline Elite Meet last Friday at Klass Stadium on the campus of Hamline University. To compete at...
May 2, 2017 - 11:26am
April 26, 2017
Track and Field: Ludwig first in both throwing events
Junior Bryce Ludwig posted both of the Alexandria boys track team's two first place finishes at the Monticello Invitational on Tuesday, helping the Cardinals to a 132.5-point second-place finish behind Monticello's 147 points. Ludwig's discus throw traveled 152 feet, 7 inches, and...
April 26, 2017 - 12:10pm
Track and Field: Cards take first despite heavy legs
The Alexandria girls track and field team had an "intense week of training" and had just 16 personal bests, but the Cardinals didn't let their fatigue keep them from taking first at the Monticello Invitational by 104.25 points. "Our legs were tired and our performances were flat,...
April 26, 2017 - 11:12am
April 24, 2017
Track and field: Cards take second at Sabre Quad
The Alexandria boys track and field team had a solid showing at the Sartell Sabre Quad on Friday, taking second place with 297.5 points. Willmar earned the top spot with a 308 score, while Sartell (293.5) and Brainerd (280) fell behind the Cardinals in third and fourth. Alex continues...
April 24, 2017 - 1:57pm
April 17, 2017
Boys Track and Field: Cards top the field at Brainerd
The Alexandria boys track and field team's 202.5 points were enough for a comfortable first-place finish at Thursday's Brainerd Invitational. The Cardinals posted six first-place finishes, scored points in every event and had 38 personal-best performances. Sophomore Drew Olson played...
April 17, 2017 - 1:31pm
Track and Field: Alex girls dominate at Brainerd Invite
At a meet with 48 personal-best and 24 season-best performances on a team as good as the Alexandria girls track and field team, it's easy to guess where the team finished. The Cardinals had 10 first-place finishes and at least three in the top eight of every event Thursday at the...
April 17, 2017 - 11:37am