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On Friday, Jan. 3, the Dragon JV team took on the WSFLG Blizzard (Webster, Siren, Fredrick, Luck, Grantsburg). The Blizzard has a low numbers of players this year and do not have a JV team. Not knowing what to expect, the Dragons JV agreed to play their varsity team.

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On Tuesday, Jan. 7, the Dragon wrestlers made their way up to Proctor for a quad meet where they wrestled both the Proctor Rails and the PLBRB Road Warriors. In the first dual against Proctor, the Dragons took home the victory based on criteria after a team tie score of 30-30 with Braxton Pe…

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It was the day after Christmas and all through the house, not a Dragon hockey player was stirring…because they were up at the Pine City Civic Center for an optional skate to get ready for the Herb Brooks Invitational.

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Saturday, Jan. 4, the Dragon wrestling team traveled to Hopkins High School for the 2020 Paul Bengston Individual Tournament. The Dragons placed seventh overall out of 12 schools. The Dragons also had some individuals stand out during the tournament. Captain Justin Matson placed third on Sat…

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On Tuesday, Dec. 17, the Dragons headed north up to Two Harbors to take on the North Shore Storm. The North Shore Storm is a co-op made up of Two Harbors, Silver Bay, Cook County and Grand Marais.

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The Pine City 6th Grade Girls have done it again. Their hard work and excellent teamwork has led to two consecutive First Place  wins. The team is coached by Jeff Lahti and Curt Kubesh.  

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Dragon senior Alaina Steele signed her National Letter of Intent. on Nov. 19, to run for the University of Minnesota - Duluth Bulldogs, and was congratulated by coaches, familly and well-wishers who helped her on her way.

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Corben Fedder shot his first deer, a button buck on opening day morning of the 2019 deer season.

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The Dragons moved to 5-0 with two more victories this week. Lily Wilson became the all time scoring leader in Pine City girls basketball history by breaking the career scoring record of 1,737 points, which was held by Pine City Athletic Hall of Famer Gretchen Linzmeier. Wilson is now the car…

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Tuesday, Dec. 10, the Dragon varsity hockey team boarded a bus and headed over to Mora. This was a Mora team that lost their top scorer from last year, but gained a number of players along with the return of a decent supporting cast. The Dragon boys knew they were going to put up a fight, as…

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On Tuesday, Dec. 3, Dragon hockey headed north to Moose Lake for a varsity only contest with ten players out due to illness, however, still came out on top with a 7 – 1 victory.

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Pine City girls basketball starts the season 3 – 0 with two more exciting wins this week.

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Tyler Mohr, 13, had a great hunting season, and brought down this big buck while hunting with his grandpa and uncle south of Hinckley.

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The Dragon wrestling team headed to Big Lake Friday night, Dec. 6, to open their regular season with an individual tournament. The Dragons had three place winners on the night: Jacob Lindahl - 4th at 145 lbs.; Justin Matson - 4th at 220 lbs.; Jeb Winner - 2nd at HWT.

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Anyone interested in the Winter Olympic sports of Cross-Country Skiing and Biathlon can see Minnesota’s Olympic Nordic Skiing Champion Jessie Diggins competing in World Cup events on the Olympic Channel and occasionally on the NBC Sports Network most weekends throughout this fall and winter.…

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Pine City Girls Basketball is returning nine varsity players to lead the great mix of veterans and younger upcoming players.

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Pine City Boys Varsity basketball is returning to the court with nine varsity players from last season and five players moving up from last season’s JV team. The Dragons return with three all-conference players in Seth Logan, Koleman Lind and Konnor Jusczak that are supported by a great seni…

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Pine City Dragon Hockey faces the hardest schedule that they have played in years. The Dragons will be taking the ice with a great mix of seniors who have been a staple in their program as well as some young up-and-coming players eager to make a name for themselves at the varsity level. The …

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Jared Carpenter, 16, from Pine City, shot a 9-point buck opening weekend at his Grandpa Dallas Carpenter’s farm north of Pine City.

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The Pine Technical and Community College (PTCC) trap team aimed high in their second season and established themselves as one of the best in the state in 2019, with two team members coming in first and second in the state.

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Sawyer McDaniel brought down a nice nine-point buck on the morning of Saturday, Nov. 9. Hunting season got off to a bang this past weekend, and despite colder than average temperatures many hunters hit the stands and found success in the fields and woods around the area.

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The Minnesota State Pedal Pull took place in Redwood, Minnesota  on Saturday, Sept.  7, 2019. Northern Minnesota was well represented, and two 10-year-old Pine County girls made it to Nationals.  1st place was Maleena Stans of Sandstone, 2nd place was Zoe Zemke of Pine City and 3rd place was…

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The State cross-country meet was held on Saturday, Nov. 2 at St. Olaf. The weather was overcast, in the mid 30s, and windy. Alaina Steele and Eva Johnson took to the course for Pine City.

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The Section 5A cross-country race was held in Mora on Thursday, Oct. 24. Pine City had two individuals qualify for the State meet. It was the best conditions the Dragons ran in all season. The weather was cool and calm with some sun poking through the clouds.

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On Tuesday, Oct. 22, Pine City traveled to Milaca for opening round of section play and fell to the Wolves 6-21.

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Temps were cool, the course was wet, and it lightly rained at times, but overall it was a nice day for racing as the Dragons competed in the GRC Championship meet on Tuesday, Oct. 15. The Pine City girls team won by 2 points, however; the Pine City boys team lost by 2 points. The JV and JH b…

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The Dragon volleyball team had a busy week, hosting Barnum on Monday, Oct. 14, and traveling to Hinckley on Tuesday, Oct. 15, for their final regular season game.

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It was a tough night for Dragon football as Moose Lake/Willow River handed the Dragons their sixth loss of the season, on Wednesday Oct. 16. With the final score 6-22, Pine City ended regular season play with two wins and six losses.

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The Pine City girls tennis team played in the individual tournament on Tuesday, Oct. 15 and battled hard. Lydia Adams took third place for section 7A and the duo of Maddie Berglund/Katie Miller also took third place.

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The Pine City JV volleyball team traveled to East Central on Saturday, Oct. 12, for the JV Conference tournament.  The Dragons came into the tournament ranked third and ended the day going 3-0 to win the Conference tournament. Pine City defeated Isle 2-0 in the first round, defeated Rush Cit…

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The field was wet and muddy as Pine City hosted Mora for some Friday night football on Oct. 11. Despite the home field advantage, the Dragons were unable to mount any type of an offensive attack until time was running out in the fourth quarter, taking a 6-28 loss to go 2-5 late in the season.

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Pine City Dragon Head boys tennis coach, Rick Engelstad, received the Minnesota Coaches Association George Haun Leadership Award in Minneapolis Saturday night, Oct. 12, for his work with the Tennis Coaches Association.

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On Wednesday, Oct. 9, Pine City girls tennis traveled to Sartell to compete in the sub-section individual tournament. Competing for the Dragons were Lydia Adams, Ella Sell, Maddie Berglund, Katie Miller, Allison Unverzagt and Sophie Lahti.

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The Mora “Last Chance” Invitational was held on Tuesday, Oct. 8. Pine City varsity and JV runners competed in one race.

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On Saturday, Oct. 5, the Pine City cross-country team traveled to the Swain Invitational in Duluth. This meet is one of the largest and toughest meets in the state. It is known for its long massive hills and typically wet/muddy course. This year was no different. The course was extremely wet…

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The Dragon girls showed up ready to play as they traveled to Duluth Marshall on Friday, Oct. 4. Pine City played well and went home with a 6-1 win.

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The Pine City Dragons fought for a Homecoming victory, defeating Aitkin 20-16, on Friday Sept. 27. Both teams attempted to take to the air; however, it would turn out to be unproductive with both teams only advancing the ball for 56 yards and not finding the end zone.

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Dragon volleyball hosted Hinckley-Finlayson on Tuesday, Sept. 24 and traveled to East Central on Thursday, Sept. 26 to take part in Eich Night at East Central.