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November 30, 2015
Nighthawk wrestling back in action
The Prairie Valley wrestling team returns a state qualifier and two Section 6A place-winners along with eight experienced wrestlers to the mat this winter. The Nighthawks bring back senior Justin Mattocks, who finished his junior season as a state entrant with a 30-12 record at 106...
November 30, 2015 - 12:57pm
August 28, 2013
Prairie Valley football: Nighthawks enter into new conference
The Prairie Valley football team is aiming for a championship in their first season in a new conference. The Nighthawks entered the North Star Conference on a one year commitment this season. Next year, they will compete closer to home in the Prairie Conference. Last season,...
August 28, 2013 - 11:58am
March 8, 2013
State Class A wrestling: West Central Area, Prairie Valley wrestlers compete
Three area wrestlers competed in the State Class A individual wrestling tournament at the Xcel Energy Center in St.
March 8, 2013 - 12:00am
March 1, 2013
State Class A individual wrestling: Second round results
Prairie Valley (Parkers Prairie) senior Tyler Schlosser won his opening match in the State Class A individual wrestling tournament this afternoon, defeating Nathan Elzen of Medford 13-4. He then fell to Lucas Damm of Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City 5-3 in the quarterfinals, moving him...
March 1, 2013 - 4:57pm
Section 5A wrestling: West Central Area sends two to state, Prairie Valley one
West Central Area's Royal Crow, 145 pounds, and Hunter Fick, 195 pounds, as well as Prairie Valley's Tyler Schlosser, 220 pounds, all advanced to the State Class A individual wresting tournament with second place finishes in the Section 6A tournament. Minnewaska did not advance any...
March 1, 2013 - 12:00am
February 13, 2013
Area wrestling results
mORRIS INVITE West Central Area/Ashby/Evansville's Hunter Fick was second at 195 pounds at the Morris wrestling invitational last week, falling to Chase Norton of Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg 7-2 in the championship match. Fick had defeated Dylan Arndt of Ortonville with a 0:37 seconds...
February 13, 2013 - 12:00am
February 1, 2013
Wrestling: State-ranked wrestlers battle
State-ranked wrestlers battle It was a battle of two highly ranked wrestlers as Prairie Valley (Parkers Prairie-Eagle Valley) and United North Central met on the mats Tuesday evening during the Prairie Valley triangular. Prairie Valley's Tyler Schlosser, ranked No. 1 at 220 pounds...
February 1, 2013 - 12:00am
December 28, 2012
waska drops two Minnewaska's Joseph Weaver, Taylor Lundebrek and Brad Jacobs all earned a pair of wins during the Minnewaska triangular Thursday. Weaver earned a pair of pins with times of 41 seconds and 3:49, while Lundebrek picked up a close 2-1 victory over Paynesville's Caleb...
December 28, 2012 - 12:00am
December 19, 2012
Wrestling: Osakis wrestlers take two of three
The Silverstreak wrestlers loaded up with action Friday as Osakis hosted a quadrangular meet with Prairie Valley, Holdingford and Sauk Centre/Melrose,...
December 19, 2012 - 12:00am
December 7, 2012
Wrestling: Parkers Prairie, Eagle Valley pair for wrestling season
After struggling to fill weight classes last season, there will be an abundance of athletes to work with for the 2012-2013 season as Parkers Prairie and Eagle Valley begin their first year as a joint program as the Prairie Valley Nighthawks. Already paired in football, this step...
December 7, 2012 - 12:00am
October 26, 2012
Section 8AA football: Nighthawks fall to Pelican Rapids
Tanner Grahn and the Pelican Rapids Vikings were too much for the Prairie Valley football team as they handed the Nighthawks a 41-14 loss in the opening round of the 8AA playoffs on Tuesday. Grahn scored four touchdowns as he helped the Vikings run for 216 yards on 40 carries. Hunter...
October 26, 2012 - 12:00am
October 24, 2012
Football: Prairie Valley falls to top-ranked Clinton-Graceville-Beardsley
The Prairie Valley football team found out exactly why Clinton-Graceville-Beardsley is the top-ranked team in 9-man football last Wednesday night. The Nighthawks went into the game 5-1 but proved to be no match for the undefeated Wolverines in a 36-0 game. CGB build up much of that...
October 24, 2012 - 12:00am
October 17, 2012
Football: Prairie Valley hands WHN second loss of the season
The Prairie Valley football team took advantage of an opportunity to make a statement against a previously 5-1 Wheaton-Herman-Norcross team last Friday afternoon. The Nighthawks went onto the Warriors' home field and spoiled their homecoming with a 28-22 win that moved them to 5-1...
October 17, 2012 - 12:00am
October 12, 2012
Football: Nighthawks shut out Bears 40-0
The Prairie Valley football team capped off its homecoming week with a 40-0 win over Bertha-Hewitt last Friday night. The Nighthawks were dominant on defense as they allowed just a little more than 100 yards of total offense. Tyler Schlosser and Luke Mock led the way with 14 tackles...
October 12, 2012 - 12:00am
October 5, 2012
Football: Nighthawks win thriller
Logan Riedel didn't have his best night as a quarterback for the Prairie Valley football team, but he moved onto the next play after a couple...
October 5, 2012 - 12:00am