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County crafting buffer compliance rules
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September 21, 2012
Card girls' swimming and diving: Alexandria sails past Rocori
Behind seven wins, the Cardinal girls' swimming and diving team sailed past Rocori 104-81 for their third straight victory of the season, improving...
September 21, 2012 - 12:00am
September 19, 2012
Card swimming and diving: Alexandria takes eight
With a 112-73 win over St.
September 19, 2012 - 12:00am
September 12, 2012
Card girls' swimming and diving: Alexandria slices past Sauk Centre
It was close, but it was a win as the Cardinal girls edged out Sauk Centre in the pool Thursday night 95-91. "The Cards won five of 12 events, while outscoring the Mainstreeters in six," said head coach Mark Storhaug.
September 12, 2012 - 12:00am
September 7, 2012
Girls' swimming and diving: Minnewaska dresses 40 on varsity
The Minnewaska-Morris Gators swimming and diving team will head into the water with 40 swimmers this season. Thirty of those athletes are from Minnewaska, led by four-time letter winner and state participant Bridget Opdahl. Opdahl is entering her senior season after already holding...
September 7, 2012 - 12:00am
Girls' swimming and diving: Opdahl repeats at champ at Willmar Invite
Bridget Opdahl defended her 50 and 100 free titles for the second time at the Willmar Invitational, swimming to first place in both events by less than a second over Amanda Warzecha of Melrose. Opdahl, a senior for the Minnewaska Morris Gators, swam to a 25.29 in the 50 free, 0.5...
September 7, 2012 - 12:00am
September 5, 2012
Card girls' swimming and diving: Sartell sinks Alexandria
The Alexandria swimming and diving team ran into the defending state champions on Thursday night and found out that Sartell hasn't lost much in a meet that the Sabres ran away with 120-65. Sartell cruised from the get-go on its way to 11 out of the 12 first-place finishes on the...
September 5, 2012 - 12:00am
August 31, 2012
Alex swimming and diving: Melrose downs Cards in opener
The Alexandria girls' swimming and diving team kicked off the season with a 111-74 loss to Melrose in the Cardinals home pool on Tuesday night. Alexandria had two first place finishes from Madalyn Winger in the 200 IM (2:26.64) and Megan Bristow in the 100 breaststroke (1:14.69)....
August 31, 2012 - 12:00am
July 1, 2012
Water safety tips for Fourth of July
This Fourth of July, pools, lakes and ponds across the country will be full of swimmers looking for some cool relief on a hot summer day. According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), about 10 people die every day from unintentional drowning.
July 1, 2012 - 12:16pm
June 15, 2012
Summer temps are returning
Hannah Eklund and Tessa Knoblach had fun making swirls of water with their hair while cooling off in Alexandria's Lake Burgen last weekend....
June 15, 2012 - 12:00am
March 21, 2012
Card swimming and diving: Team awards athletes
Kris Aaseng was selected as the Cardinal boys' swimming and diving most valuable athlete as the team celebrated its successes at the annual awards banquet recently. Aaseng, a junior, set new records during True Team and Central Lakes Conference championship meets, advanced to the...
March 21, 2012 - 12:00am
March 16, 2012
Rooney 15th in NCAA Division II swimming and diving championships
Former Alexandria diver Aaron Rooney, a freshman at St. Cloud State University, finished 15th after the prelims of the 1-meter diving competition at the NCAA Division II swimming and diving championships in Mansfield, Texas this week. Rooney was one of four Huskie divers to compete...
March 16, 2012 - 8:27am
March 7, 2012
State Class A swimming and diving: Aaseng fourth
Alexandria junior swimmer Kris Aaseng, after setting a new school record in the 500 free at the Section 6A meet, improved on that mark twice...
March 7, 2012 - 12:00am
March 4, 2012
Aaseng fourth at State Class A swimming
Alexandria's Kris Aaseng earned a fourth place finish in the 500 free at the State Class A swimming and diving meet at the Aquatic Center on the University of Minnesota campus Saturday. He also added an eighth place finish in the 200 free. Aaseng swam a 4:51.69 for his fourth as...
March 4, 2012 - 8:06am
March 3, 2012
State swimming and diving update
Alexandria swimmer Kris Aaseng advanced to the finals in two events at the State Class A swimming and diving championships at the Aquatic Center on the University of Minnesota campus yesterday. Aaseng was fifth in the 200 free preliminaries with a time of 1:47.10, qualifying him...
March 3, 2012 - 7:56am
February 29, 2012
Card boys' swimming and diving: Three individuals, two relays advance to state
The Cardinal swimmers advanced three individuals and two relays to the State Class A swimming and diving meet at the University of Minnesota Aquatic Center this Friday after competing at the Section 3A championships. Kris Aaseng was the 500 free champion as he swam the event in 4:52.88,...
February 29, 2012 - 12:00am