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November 6, 2009
Cross country: Cardinal girls, boys run at state tomorrow
Cardinal sophomore Jamie Piepenburg leads a field of five returning top 10 finishers from last year's State Class AA girls' cross country meet as it gets under way tomorrow, Saturday, at 11 a.m. at St.
November 6, 2009 - 12:00am
November 4, 2009
Another state trip for Cardinal boys' cross country
The Cardinal boys' cross country team is returning to state for the 27th time in school history. Alexandria finished second to Moorhead by nine...
November 4, 2009 - 12:00am
Piepenburg, Richardson head to state AA cross country meet
Alexandria will send two girls to the State Class AA cross country meet Saturday as sophomore Jamie Piepenburg and senior Chelsey Richardson finished seventh and ninth respectively at the Section 8AA meet in Little Falls last Thursday. "Our cross country teams competed on yet another...
November 4, 2009 - 12:00am
October 14, 2009
Runners take on snow, cold in Lions Meet of Champion
It was a first in 37 years for the Alexandria Lions "Meet of Champions" Saturday - snow. Freezing cold, biting winds and snow greeted the nearly...
October 14, 2009 - 12:00am
October 9, 2009
State-ranked runners head to Alex for Lions Meet of Champions
Nearly 1,500 runners will take part in the 37th annual Lions cross country Meet of Champions set for tomorrow, Saturday, at Arrowwood Resort and Conference Center, many of those teams and individuals ranked in the state polls. Among those set to participate is Alexandria's own sophomore...
October 9, 2009 - 12:00am
April 29, 2009
Card, Streak athletes shine at Elite Meet
Alexandria freshman Jamie Piepenburg earned top honors in the 3,200-meter run at the Hamline Elite Meet at Hamline University in St. Paul on Friday and Saturday. Piepenburg proved she deserves to be the No.
April 29, 2009 - 12:00am
April 22, 2009
Boys golf to seventh at Tri-State tournament
The Alexandria boys' golf team proved that it can complete with some of the top teams across the state by taking seventh out of 23 teams at the...
April 22, 2009 - 12:00am
March 11, 2009
Rooney falls in prelims
Aaron Rooney just missed advancing to the semifinals at the state swimming and diving championships last Thursday night. The top 20 finishers out of 32 divers advanced to the semis after five preliminary dives on Thursday night. Rooney finished 22nd with a score of 125.05, less...
March 11, 2009 - 12:00am
March 4, 2009
Card boys' swimming: Making a splash
Diver Aaron Rooney will be the lone representative for the Cardinals as the Class AA swimming and diving championships get underway tomorrow,...
March 4, 2009 - 12:00am
November 7, 2008
Cross country: Area runners at state meet
West Central Area sophomore Kyle Toms finished 44th in the State Class A cross country meet Saturday at St. Olaf College in Northfield, running a 17:14.8. Senior Moses Heppner of Warroad captured the Class A championship with a time of 16:08.2. Minnewaska eighth grader Madi Sachs...
November 7, 2008 - 12:00am
October 8, 2008
Cross country: The best of the best
More than 1,200 runners and 27 schools competed at the annual Alexandria Lions "Meet of Champions" Saturday, including 171 varsity girls. Cardinal...
October 8, 2008 - 12:00am
October 3, 2008
Cross country: Lions Invite Saturday
Eleven state-ranked teams and 14 state-ranked individuals will be on hand for the prestigious event, and Alexandria runners are smack dab in the middle of that elite field. Senior Drew Paradis holds the No. 10 ranking for Class AA, and leads the Cardinal boys' team, which is ranked...
October 3, 2008 - 12:00am
June 6, 2008
Into the wild blue yonder
Flying high, members of the Alexandria RC Flyers will take their planes to the skies next weekend. The second annual "Fun Fly" will take place Saturday, June 14 starting at 10 a.m.
June 6, 2008 - 12:00am
Cards open state track and field meet today
Alexandria's state track and field athletes will have their hands full today as they open with State Class AA action at 9 a.m. Freshman Rosey Erickson has the largest performance requirements on day one as she is set to begin the finals in the long jump at 9 a.m. Then, at 10:15...
June 6, 2008 - 12:00am
June 4, 2008
Track and field: Cards send four to state
WHAT State Class AA track and field meet WHEN Friday-Saturday, June 6-7 9 a.m. WHERE Hamline University St. Paul Alexandria will be represented at the State Class AA track and field meet this week by four individuals as senior Jack Trebelhorn, junior Drew Paradis, freshman...
June 4, 2008 - 12:00am