HIBBING — Hibbing High School boys swimming coaxh Mike Veneziano knew it was going to be a battle between Grand Rapids and Virginia/Eveleth-Gilbert, and he was hoping his team could chip away at those two teams.
HIBBING — After having their Saturday game with Chisago Lakes postponed because of the snow, that didn’t mean the Hibbing High School girls basketball got some time off.
MOUNTAIN IRON — The Ely boys’ basketball team had a slight height advantage over Mountain Iron-Buhl Friday night and that would be the key difference maker as the Timberwolves downed the Rangers, 84-66.
EVELETH — The Eveleth-Gilbert/Mesabi East boys’ hockey team lost earlier in the season, 2-0 in Greenway. The Golden Bears got some revenge on Thursday night when Elliot Van Orsdel scored an overtime goal to lead E-G/ME to a 4-3 victory.
VIRGINIA — Heading into Monday’s game against Section 7AA rival Virginia, Mesabi East head coach Chris Whiting said the goal was to slow down the Devils’ height and keep point guard Rian Aune from getting hot from long range.
HIBBING — Things started off well for the Hibbing/Chisholm High School girls hockey team as they controlled play in Roseau’s end of the ice.
EVELETH — The Eveleth-Gilbert/Mesabi East boys’ hockey team played two solid periods of hockey on Saturday afternoon, on their way to a 6-2 victory over Princeton.
RED WING — After losing a five-point contest to Hastings on Friday, Hibbing High School boys basketball coach Joel McDonald wanted to see how his team would respond after that game with less than 24 hours of rest in between games.
BIWABIK — Area teams found great success Saturday at the 2020 Mesabi East Nordic Ski Invitational at Giants Ridge, an event that saw over 900 athletes from three states compete.