September 13, 2012 RSS feed / Sports

Cardinals push the pace early

The Staples Motley cross country teams got off to fast starts in their first two meets of the season. While many of the runners faded in the heat at the Whitetail Invitational in Wadena on Sept. More...

Signs point to fall and hunting

Flocks of youngsters waiting for school buses and the first of many high school and college football games, are not the only signs of fall these days. More...

Thursday’s Twilight League Bowling Wadena Lanes

SEPTEMBER 6   Motley Ten Hi 3-1 Staples Vet Clinic 2-2 Wadena Lanes 2-2 Mason Bros. 2-2 Spectrum Marketing 2-2 Lefty’s 1-3   More...

Tennis team matched by two opponents

Every match is important when two equal teams compete in tennis. The Staples Motley girls team ended up on the short end of the score in a 4-3 loss to Osakis on Sept. More...

Swimmers win seven at DL

The Staples Motley girls swimming team won seven events while four swimmers set personal bests in a meet at Detroit Lakes. Detroit Lakes only won four swimming events but had more depth and won the meet 109-68.  More...

Volleyball team works for first victory

The Staples Motley volleyball team got their first win of the year, 3-1 against Park Rapids on Sept. 6. Coach Alissa Ailts said it took a team effort to win that first game. “Everyone did their part,” she said.  On Sept. More...

Football team struggles at Hawley

The Staples Motley football team returned the opening kick-off deep into Hawley Nugget territory, but they were unable to push closer to score, and turned out to be the last chance for the Cardinals to get in the game. More...

‘Tackle Cancer Night’ Sept. 21

The Staples Motley Cardinal Football Team will participate in “Tackle Cancer Night”on Friday, Sept. 21 as the Cardinals take on the Detroit Lakes Lakers. Game time is 7 p.m. in Staples.  More...

Twist and spike

Theresa Odden sends a spike over the net in the game against Melrose Sept. 4. (Staples World photo by Mark Anderson) More...