The Princeton Union-Eagle » Sports http://unioneagle.com Community newspaper of Princeton, Minn. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:23:34 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Tigers tipped by Hermantown in section semifinals http://unioneagle.com/2014/10/tigers-tipped-by-hermantown-in-section-semifinals/ http://unioneagle.com/2014/10/tigers-tipped-by-hermantown-in-section-semifinals/#comments Mon, 27 Oct 2014 18:11:05 +0000 http://unioneagle.com/?p=111607 Princeton's Dylan Petschl delivered a hit and tackle on special teams in the Oct. 25 semifinals battle at Hermantown.

Princeton’s Dylan Petschl delivered a hit and tackle on special teams in the Oct. 25 semifinals battle at Hermantown.

Hermantown quarterback Kole Zuidmulder snuck in a late 1-yard touchdown, then he hit tight end Zack Brendon for the go-ahead two-point conversion to lift the No. 2 seed Hawks over No. 3 Princeton 22-21 in the Section 7AAAA semifinals held the evening of Oct. 25.

Princeton received two touchdowns from QB sam Archer and one from wide receiver Tanner Palmborg to open up a 21-14 lead in the fourth quarter.

Hermantown will take on No. 1 seed Cloquet in the Section 7AAAA championship Oct. 31 at Duluth Public Schools Stadium. Defending champ Cloquet downed Grand Rapids 44-24 in the earlier semifinals on Saturday.

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Tiger Soccer falls in State quarterfinals http://unioneagle.com/2014/10/tiger-soccer-falls-in-state-quarterfinals/ http://unioneagle.com/2014/10/tiger-soccer-falls-in-state-quarterfinals/#comments Fri, 24 Oct 2014 17:15:18 +0000 http://unioneagle.com/?p=111599 Princeton's Kieran Lekatz (40) shadows Hill-Murray's Callyn Loughrey during the Oct. 23 State quarterfinal match at St. Cloud State.

Princeton’s Kieran Lekatz (40) shadows Hill-Murray’s Callyn Loughrey during the Oct. 23 State quarterfinal match at St. Cloud State.

PLAYOFF UPDATES:  The Princeton girls soccer squad ran into slick-passing Hill-Murray in the Class A quarterfinals at SCSU Oct. 23. The Pioneers’ Callyn Loughrey netted three goals to lead her team to a 5-0 win to end the Tigers’ season.

Hill-Murray will next take on top-seed Minneapolis Washburn in the Oct. 29 semifinals back on the SCSU turf. Orono and Park Center are still alive in the other half of the brackets.

Princeton Football on to Hermantown

For the second time in three seasons, Princeton will travel to Hermantown for a football playoff game when they match up in the Saturday, Oct. 25 Section 7AAAA semifinal battle. The game will begin at 6 p.m.

The Tigers opened the playoffs with a 48-24 victory over Duluth Denfeld Oct. 21.

Princeton Volleyball finishes at Elk River

Host Elk River swept Princeton 3-0 in the Oct. 22 opening round of the Section 7AAA volleyball playoffs. The Elks next travel to No. 2 seed North Branch for the Oct. 24 quarterfinals.

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Tiger Tennis 6th at State tourney http://unioneagle.com/2014/10/tiger-tennis-6th-at-state-tourney/ http://unioneagle.com/2014/10/tiger-tennis-6th-at-state-tourney/#comments Fri, 24 Oct 2014 17:06:14 +0000 http://unioneagle.com/?p=111594 Bri and Kelsey Dorr competing in the opening round of the Class AA Doubles tourney Oct. 23 on the U of M campus.

Bri and Kelsey Dorr competing in the opening round of the Class AA Doubles tourney Oct. 23 on the U of M campus.

The Princeton girls enjoyed an extended stay on the U of M Baseline Center courts during this week’s Class AA tournament. In the Team tourney, the Tigers went 1-2 to finish in 6th place, with their lone win coming 4-3 against St. Cloud Tech in the consolation semifinals. Princeton opened with a 7-0 loss to No. 2 seed Prior Lake and finished with a 6-1 loss to Rochester Mayo.

The Tigers’ individual entrants, Bri and Kelsey Dorr, also got in extra matches in the Class AA Doubles tourney. They opened with a tough three-set loss to SC Tech’s Kedrowski & Eisenreich. The Dorr sisters stayed alive by defeating an entry from Coon Rapids before bowing to a Mahtomedi twosome in two sets.

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State Tennis: Dorr sisters lose first match http://unioneagle.com/2014/10/state-tennis-dorr-sisters-lose-first-match/ http://unioneagle.com/2014/10/state-tennis-dorr-sisters-lose-first-match/#comments Thu, 23 Oct 2014 18:46:27 +0000 http://unioneagle.com/?p=111585 Princeton sisters Brianna and Kelsey Dorr were defeated in their opening round match of the girls state tennis tournament in doubles competition.
In a battle of two Tigers teams, Jill Kedrowski and Samantha Eisenreich of St. Cloud Tech won the first game 7-6. After losing the close game, the Dorrs came back to win the second game 7-6. The St. Cloud duo won the third game 6-1.
The Princeton girls play at 2 p.m. in the consolation round against Coon Rapids.

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Volleyball: Season ends at Elk River http://unioneagle.com/2014/10/volleyball-season-ends-at-elk-river/ http://unioneagle.com/2014/10/volleyball-season-ends-at-elk-river/#comments Thu, 23 Oct 2014 10:56:10 +0000 http://unioneagle.com/?p=111576 The Princeton girls volleyball team suffered a 3-0 loss to Elk River in playoff action Wednesday, Oct. 22 to end its season.

See complete coverage in the Oct. 30 edition of the Princeton Union-Eagle.

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Girls team tennis: Mayo ends Tigers’ run at State http://unioneagle.com/2014/10/girls-team-tennis-mayo-ends-tigers-run-at-state/ http://unioneagle.com/2014/10/girls-team-tennis-mayo-ends-tigers-run-at-state/#comments Wed, 22 Oct 2014 21:28:17 +0000 http://unioneagle.com/?p=111573 The Princeton Girls team tennis team is the consolation runner-up after falling short to Rochester Mayo in the consolation championship game.
Kelsey Dorr of Princeton earned the Tigers’ lone win, defeating Mayo’s Emily Norman 2-6, 6-2.

Rochester Mayo 6 Princeton 1

Singles: 1. Kylie Boyer, RM, def. Mary Claire
Mayerchak, P, 6-1, 6-1. 2. Jessica Marmorstein,
RM, def. Brianna Dorr, P, 6-0, 6-2. 3. Kelsey
Dorr, P, def. Emily Norman, RM, 2-6, 6-2, (13-
11). 4. Emma Trncic, RM, def. Jenna Doyle, P, 6-
3, 6-0.

Doubles: 1. Kate Rosenow & Elena Cattaneo,
RM, def. Hannah Johnson & Sarah Stark, P, 6-2,
6-2. 2. Natali Sorajja & Celine Ammash, RM, def.
Reilee Schepper & Krysta Maus, P, 6-3, 6-7 (5),
(10-2). 3. Amalin Sorajja & Amelia Thompson,
RM, def. Becca Maus & Megan Farley, P, 6-2, 6-
1.

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Tigers advance in football playoffs 48-24 over Denfeld http://unioneagle.com/2014/10/tigers-advance-in-football-playoffs-48-24-over-denfeld/ http://unioneagle.com/2014/10/tigers-advance-in-football-playoffs-48-24-over-denfeld/#comments Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:41:12 +0000 http://unioneagle.com/?p=111569 Senior running back Wyatt Dahlheimer had four  touchdown runs — the longest being four yards — to lead the Princeton Tigers football team to a 48-24 victory in Section 7AAAA playoff action Tuesday, Oct. 21 at Princeton High School.

See complete game coverage in the Oct. 30 edition of the Princeton Union-Eagle.

#3 seed Princeton  faces #2 seed Hermantown at 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 25 at Hermantown High School.

 

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Tiger tennis wins first consolation game http://unioneagle.com/2014/10/tiger-tennis-wins-first-consolation-game/ http://unioneagle.com/2014/10/tiger-tennis-wins-first-consolation-game/#comments Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:27:49 +0000 http://unioneagle.com/?p=111564 In state tournament team tennis action, Princeton defeated St. Cloud Tech in the consolation round Tuesday, Oct. 21 and faces Rochester Mayo Wednesday at noon.

Princeton 4 St. Cloud Tech 3

Singles: 1. Taylor Tarrolly, SCT, def. Mary Claire
Mayerchak, P, 6-1, 6-2. 2. Brianna Dorr, P, def.
Katelyn Tarrolly, SCT, 6-4, 6-1. 3. Kelsey Dorr, P,
def. Katie Williams, SCT, 6-2, 6-0. 4. Jenna Doyle,
P, def. Kate Inderieden, SCT, 6-3, 6-2.

Doubles: 1. Jill Kedrowski & Samantha
Eisenreich, SCT, def. Hannah Johnson & Sarah
Stark, P, 6-1, 6-0. 2. Reilee Schepper & Krysta
Maus, P, def. Courtney Donnelly & Rebekah
Zwiener, SCT, 6-4, 6-1. 3. Samantha Boettcher &
Kylie Miller, SCT, def. Becca Maus & Gabby
Dahlen, P, 7-6 (4), 6-2.

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Girls team tennis: girls fall to Prior Lake in opening match http://unioneagle.com/2014/10/girls-team-tennis-girls-fall-to-prior-lake-in-opening-match/ http://unioneagle.com/2014/10/girls-team-tennis-girls-fall-to-prior-lake-in-opening-match/#comments Tue, 21 Oct 2014 08:28:21 +0000 http://unioneagle.com/?p=111567 In girls state team tennis action, the Princeton Tigers lost to Prior Lake by a score of 7-0 on Tuesday, Oct. 21.

Prior Lake 7 Princeton 0

Singles: 1.Savanna Crowell, PL, def. Mary Claire
Mayerchak, P, 6-2, 6-0. 2. Chloe Hall, PL, def.
Brianna Dorr, P, 4-6, 6-0, 6-4. 3. Taylor
Jackson, PL, def. Kelsey Dorr, P, 6-2, 2-6, 6-1.
4.Grayce Petersen, PL, def. Sarah Stark, P, 6-1,
6-2.

Doubles: 1. Dani Keller & Nic Keller, PL, def.
Jenna Doyle & Hannah Johnson, P, 6-0, 6-4. 2.
Sydney Soeffker & Alison Wagner, PL, def.
Krysta Maus & Reilee Schepper, P, 6-1, 6-2. 3.
Lindsey Henderson & Charlotte Bowles, PL, def.
Becca Maus & Megan Farley, P, 6-4, 6-0.

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Girls soccer: Tigers advance to state http://unioneagle.com/2014/10/girls-soccer-tigers-advance-to-state/ http://unioneagle.com/2014/10/girls-soccer-tigers-advance-to-state/#comments Fri, 17 Oct 2014 20:16:45 +0000 http://unioneagle.com/?p=111540 The Princeton High School girls soccer team celebrates after a 2-1 victory over Hermantown on Thursday night, Oct. 16 in the section championship game at Denfeld High School in Duluth. Princeton and Hermantown were tied 1-1 at the end of regulation play. After two scoreless sudden-death overtime periods, the teams went into a shootout to determine which team advanced to the state tournament. Hermantown went 2-2 on its first four kicks. Princeton connected on its first four kicks to advance to state.

The Princeton High School girls soccer team celebrates after a 2-1 victory over Hermantown on Thursday night, Oct. 16 in the section championship game at Denfeld High School in Duluth. Princeton and Hermantown were tied 1-1 at the end of regulation play. After two scoreless sudden-death overtime periods, the teams went into a shootout to determine which team advanced to the state tournament. Hermantown went 2-2 on its first four kicks. Princeton connected on its first four kicks to advance to state.

The Princeton girls’ soccer team will play in its first ever state tournament after defeating Hermantown 2-1 in a shootout in the Class 1A, Section 7 final.

Princeton found the net quickly with a Taylor Laabs goal in the second minute of the first half.

But with 14 minutes left in the game, Hermantown’s Callie Hoff scored  to tie the game 1-1.

After a scoreless overtime, the game went a shootout.

Hermantown went 2-2 on four shots with great defense by Tiger goalkeeper Eden Betzler. Princeton’s Anna Oakes, Ashley Schramel, Erica Schramel, and Kieran Lekatz connected on their shots for the Tigers.

See a complete story and photos in the Oct. 23 issue of the Princeton Union-Eagle.

 

 

 

Princeton came away with the win in a 4-2 shootout.

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