What a week for local sports teams
Published 11/10/2010, Pine Journal
Last Thursday at Public School Stadium in Duluth, both Barnum (7A) and Moose Lake-Willow River (7AA) punched their tickets for the state football tournament, while Cromwell-Wright’s nine-man football team added its name to the list Friday in a 5A section upset over McGregor. Then Saturday, Esko’s Marisa Shady shocked the world – and herself – by winning the girls state cross country meet. That night she watched the Esko volleyball team advance to its first state volleyball tournament since 2004, beating Hermantown in three straight games for the section championship. This Thursday-Friday-Saturday will be equally eventful for Carlton County sports teams.Word count: 299
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