Monthly Archives: February 2016

On to Section Championship!

February 27 A Cautionary Tale:  We’ve never lived in St. Cloud, go there only occasionally – yes, we have seen games at all the major venues there, but – so we don’t automatically know our way around.  For this game … Continue reading

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Conference Champs!

February 26 Alexandria Cardinals – 52, Willmar Cardinals – 43 OK, we were admittedly conference champs before the game even started.  We could do no worse than a tie for the championship when we beat Tech on Monday . . … Continue reading

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Boys sections: Cardinals – 73, Sartell – 52

February 23 [And the tip-off of the 2015-16 section tournaments as the Cards Alec Wensman (25) controls the opening tap.] [Jaran Roste (1), in background, and Spencer Hockert (15) apply full-court D.] [Oh, we’re playing Sartell – here Jake Drew … Continue reading

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Cardinals – 54, St. Cloud Tech – 25

February 22 [Always in time to catch a bit of the JV action.] [Alison Amundson (3) on the free throw line.] [Drat, can’t see a number – probably should put the number on their trunks as they are otherwise oft … Continue reading

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State (Day 4) and Gophers!

February 20 [Well, there was no Day 3, and that’s the rub.  The Cardinals had almost a 2-day layover before this game, at 9:00 am.  Not an excuse, just an observation.  And because they were playing for the consolation title, … Continue reading

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Gophers – 4, Badgers – 0

February 19 [We went home after the Northfield game.  The Cardinals wouldn’t be playing again until Saturday morning.  But we came back to the Cities for this Friday night game – a game between the No. 2 & 3 ranked … Continue reading

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State! (Day 2)

February 18 [The next morning – didn’t want to be here – consolation bracket at Ridder Arena on the U of M campus.] [Gopher All Americans look down upon us – several are still playing.] [Well, we’re here, ladies – … Continue reading

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