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The COVID-delayed fall co-ed high school bowling season has finally started, with the Otters hosting the opening meet at Northern Aire Lanes on Sunday.  Fergus Falls will have a varsity team, along with three JV teams, bowling in the West Central (North) Conference.  The Otters got off to a …

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ALEXANDRIA — With under three seconds to play, Fergus Falls senior Dominic Aguilar played hero for the Otter boys’ basketball team Tuesday as he hit a game-winning 3-pointer to put the Otters over the Annandale Cardinals 47-44 in the Class AA state quarterfinals Tuesday.

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LITTLE FALLS — In the second overtime period, the Little Falls Flyers’ George Moore would score a power-play goal at 13:05 to edge the visiting Fergus Falls boys’ hockey team 2-1 in the Section 6A championship Thursday.

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PERHAM — The rematch of last season’s Section 8AA championship lived up to the hype as the Fergus Falls girls’ basketball team took on the defending Pelican Rapids Vikings in the section title game Thursday. But unlike the showdown in 2020, the Vikings wouldn’t need a buzzer-beating 3-pointe…



The Fergus Falls boys’ basketball team came out fast and furious Saturday in their Section 8AA quarterfinal matchup against the Hawley Nuggets as the Otters claimed a 66-36 victory.

Fergus Falls swimmer Sean Edman qualified for Class A boys’ swimming and diving meet at the University of Minnesota’s Jean K. Freeman Aquatic Center March 18-20 after qualifying at the Section 5A meet Saturday.

The Fergus Falls boys’ basketball team closed out its regular season at home Friday as the Otters welcomed in Central Lakes Conference foe Rocori. The Otters gained the lead early on and never let it slip through their fingers as they defeated the Spartans 56-42.

WILLMAR — A four-goal first period put the Fergus Falls girls’ hockey team in an early hole Thursday as the hosting Willmar Cardinals celebrated a 5-1 Central Lakes Conference victory.

Fergus Falls multisport athlete Svea Smedstad, hustles on the pitch with as much zeal as she’s known for putting into her throws during track and field season. A competitor by nature Svea said she’s thankful to have had a soccer season this year so that she could finally realize her potentia…

The Fergus Falls girls’ basketball team picked up a 57-52 victory Monday over Central Lakes Conference opponent Willmar and pushed its winning streak to 10 games.

WILLMAR — The Fergus Falls boys’ basketball team picked up its third straight win Monday as the Otters handed the Central Lakes Conference rival Willmar a 54-42 loss.

After 12 consecutive games, the Fergus Falls boys’ hockey team found themselves on the opposite end of winning Monday as the hosting Little Falls Flyers scored a late power-play goal to pick up a 4-3 win, snapping the Otters winning streak.

MOORHEAD — The Fergus Falls girls’ hockey team traveled up Interstate 94 Saturday to take on the Moorhead Spuds. The hosting Spuds built a comfortable lead on the way to a 4-1 victory over the Otters.

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The Fergus Falls wrestling team welcomed in Central Lakes Conference teams Brainerd and Alexandria Friday. The Warriors (60-23) and Cardinals (45-34) would top the Otters in the triangular.

ST. CLOUD — The Fergus Falls girls’ basketball team continues to find success past the midpoint of the season as the Otters claimed a 70-39 Central Lakes Conference victory over the St. Cloud Apollo Eagles Thursday.

BEMIDJI — The Fergus Falls boys’ basketball team took an early lead Thursday in a road game against Bemidji and never looked back as the Otters claimed a 55-49 victory over the Lumberjacks.

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SAUK RAPIDS — The Fergus Falls boys’ hockey team remained on a roll Thursday as the Otters got stronger each period and blanked Central Lakes Conference foe Sauk Rapids-Rice 6-0.

The Fergus Falls gymnastics team had to wait for all the scores to be tallied, but in the end the Otters celebrated a 133.175-132.2 victory over Central Lakes Conference rival Sartell Thursday.

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When it rains, it pours and for the Fergus Falls girls’ basketball team the shots from beyond the arc continued to pour down as the Otters made 11 3-pointers on the way to a 76-31 Central Lakes Conference victory over the Rocori Spartans Tuesday.

Whether a soccer field or ice rink Fergus Falls multisport athlete Sterling Andrews navigates both arenas with ease. Ranking scoring the game-winning goal against Detroit Lakes in the first game of the season last year as one of his standout highlights Andrews says this year’s team is one of…

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The Fergus Falls gymnastics team had a hard fought meet with the Brainerd Warriors Monday, but the visitor left the floor with a slim victory over the Otters 137.15-134.95.

A strong performance by the Fergus Falls gymnastics team Friday was overshadowed by the Bemidji Lumberjacks as the visitor claimed a 141.1-133.7 victory over the Otters.

MOORHEAD — The Fergus Falls girls’ basketball team saw senior Tori Ratz knock down 8-of-10 3-pointers as the Otters cruised to a 83-48 victory over the Moorhead Spuds Thursday.

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After a successful cross-country career that saw her compete at state both as a sophomore and senior, Fergus Falls multisport athlete Emily Nuss, is poised to end her basketball run on a high note as a member of one of the most talented Otters teams in years.