Author Archives: Tom Elliott
Melinda Bemis is the new head girls soccer coach at St. Cloud Tech.
Bemis is a former Tech girls soccer captain. She joined the Tech staff as an assistant coach in 2002 and has coached at various levels since.
She’s … Hit the jump to read the rest
I’ve known Darrell Rapp for more than 20 years. He was Waite Park Babe Ruth Baseball is just about any way you could define it, be it as a coach or general volunteer.
Rapp pretty much lived at the River’s … Hit the jump to read the rest
Willmar is on its way to the Central Lakes Conference title in wrestling. The West Central Tribune’s Rand MIddleton has a good story on the team, which is quite young. It’s a good read:
http://www.wctrib.com/content/willmar-notebook-card-wrestlers-striving-perfection-0… Hit the jump to read the rest
We’re going to district scheduling prep football in 2015. There is uneasiness among many programs because no one is sure how these districts are going to line up exactly.
There seems to be a feeling among the St. Cloud metro … Hit the jump to read the rest
It was a great night for area basketball people Saturday at St. Cloud State.
There were seven games in The Breakdown Granite City Classic, including the marquee late matchup between Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa and Apple Valley.
My guess is there were about … Hit the jump to read the rest
My live web chat wrapped up at about 1 p.m. and one of the questions was about 2,000-yard rushers in the area.
Little Falls’ Jalen Wuchko is having the kind of year where he could conceivably rush for 2,000 yards.… Hit the jump to read the rest
St. Cloud Apollo head football coach Justin Skaalerud and his brother Scott, an Apollo assistant, are Willmar High School graduates.
That was enough for Rand Middleton of the West Central Tribune to write about the two.
Here’s the story link… Hit the jump to read the rest
Brainerd Dispatch sports editor Mike Bialka is a friend. He’s a St. Cloud State graduate who has been covering Brainerd athletics for more than 30 years.
He was at the Brainerd-Apollo game and filed this game story for the Dispatch. … Hit the jump to read the rest
Ethan Carlson, a senior at St. Cloud Apollo, confirmed Thursday that he has signed an NAIA letter of intent to play baseball at Mayville State.
Carlson is an outfielder who has started the past two seasons. He’s also playing football … Hit the jump to read the rest