High School

WYATT JUHL won his match against Jon Olson of Foley, 3-1 at 195 pounds Thursday in the opening round of team sections. Foley beat Big Lake, 53-6. Above, Juhl was in command before he pinned Logan Wagner of Litchfield in a triangular meet last week.

Wrestlers lose to Foley in Section 6AA tourney

The Big Lake wrestling team was eliminated in the opening round of the section 6AA Team Tournament at Foley Thursday evening.

THE HORNETS USED A full-court press to force the Magic into turnovers Tuesday. Above, Emma Anderson (30) and Courtney Nelson (24) trap a Monticello player while Maddy Bisbee (33) guards mid-court. Anderson and Nelson combined for 20 points and seven steals in Big Lake’s 62-59 OT win. (Photo by Ken Francis.)

Hornets stop Magic in overtime, 62-59

The Big Lake girls basketball team came back from an early deficit and beat Monticello in overtime Tuesday, 62-59.



NEW BIG LAKE BOUTIQUE OWNERS are Beth Koch, Shanna Romsdahl and Aadra Mielke.

FROM HOLLYHOCK FARM near Becker, Teresa Kukowski and her alpaca Francine have beautiful eyes and make beautiful garments from alpaca wool.

(L to R) Michelle Garcia and Steve Karel, two of the newest faces at the Sherburne National Wildlife Refuge, are looking forward to the opening of the Oak Savanna Learning Center in October. (Photo by Aleah Stenberg)

VERY KNOWLEDGEABLE Big Lake’s Knowledge Bowl Team made their very first trip to state last week and came home with sixth place medals. Team members are (from the left), Jake Dickinson, Jack Flicker, Peter Wallace, Tim Poffenberger and Jacob Block. The team is coached by Teacher Angela McCormack. (Submitted photo).