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.
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.
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…
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.
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.
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.
Dragons volleyball hosted two home games this week, hosting Ogilvie on Tuesday and East Central on Thursday for their fourth annual Pink Out for a Cure Night.
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…
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.
On Tuesday, Sept. 24, Pine City girls tennis squared off against Foley, falling short with a 1-6 loss; however, the score does not represent how close the matches were and how hard the Dragons played.
The Dragons traveled to Foley on Thursday, Sept. 26 for the Foley Invitational. The temps were cooler and it was overcast which was a nice change from what Pine City has raced in the past few meets. The course was wet in spots, but overall the course was fast. The Dragons had many season and…
Another game-packed week for Dragon volleyball as they traveled to Milaca on Monday, hosted Isle on Tuesday and hosted Braham on Thursday for their Parents Night game.
Ian Duchene is wearing his third place medal in the Minnesota State High School Trap Shooting tournament held in Alexandria in June. He hit 83 out of 100 targets. He is also holding the team trophy for second place in Class 9A Junior Varsity division. The team was led by Terry Drevecky, who …
The Dragons traveled to the Spring Brook Golf Course in Mora on Tuesday, Sept. 10. The temperature was much warmer than the runners had been used to and the warm conditions made racing more challenging.
The week of rain postponed both Pine City girls tennis matches scheduled for last week, but did not stop the Dragons from coming out ready to play on Saturday, Sept. 14 at the Hibbing Invitational.
The Dragons hosted the Pine City Invitational on Thursday, Sept. 5. There were a total of 14 teams at the meet. The weather was mild and overcast for the meet and the course was in great condition. Most of the Dragons improved from their first meet in Princeton.
Pine City volleyball didn’t have any games during the week; however, they left it all out on the courts going 4-1 while hosting the Pine City Invite on Saturday, Sept. 7.
Thursday, Aug. 29 was a beautiful day to run, as the Dragon cross-country teams traveled to participate in the Princeton Invitational. There was some really good competition to run against. Being the first meet of the season, it sets the benchmark for where everyone is starting. The goal is …
Dragon Girls Tennis has eight returning players with varsity experience. They will be a young team with only one senior, Emily Guzik. The team will be looking to Guzik, along with co-captains Lydia Adams and Katie Miller, for leadership.
As always, the Pine City Cross-Country coaches are excited to get back to working with the Dragons. It is very rewarding to work with student athletes who are hardworking and goal oriented.
The Pine City 14U Gopher State Baseball team won their district regular season championship with a 13-3 record. With the championship comes a trip to Target Field to walk around the field before a Twins game. This is the second year in a row that this group has earned this reward for winni…
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is asking ruffed grouse hunters in northern Minnesota to voluntarily submit samples for a West Nile virus research project that the DNR is conducting.
Hunters can start planning ahead for significant changes to deer season regulations, including a youth deer season that’s expanded statewide, expanded deer feeding and attractant bans and other updates related to managing chronic wasting disease.
Pine City’s Summer Rec program has a rich history of serving its community, and doing so in an affordable way for families. The six-week summer program offers a wide range of sports for various ages, including T-ball, rookie league baseball, golf, track and field, flag-football, and softball…
Pine County Probation Supervisor Kevin Glass said he, “took the fishing pole and cast it,” by organizing an afternoon of fishing on Sturgeon Lake for 17 youth on Monday. Participating students and their friends attend school in the East Central, Hinckley-Finlayson and Pine City school districts.