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South St. Paul upends Tartan in high-scoring game

South St. Paul 46 - Tartan 30

The Tartan Titans ventured into South St. Paul for a Metro East Red Division football contest and ended up on the short end of a wild, 46-30 game Friday, Sept. 25.


Tartan sends South St. Paul packing

The Tartan Titans spotted the visiting South St. Paul Packers a pair of first-inning runs, and then came back from the deficit to post 12-2 softball victory Friday, April 10.


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(Linda Baumeister/Review)
(Linda Baumeister/Review)

Hill-Murray senior forward Jake Wittl (21) scored off the deflection, an assist by Brock Bremer (20) in first period action against South St. Paul. The Pioneers won 7-2 at Aldrich Arena Dec. 18.


Football: South St. Paul overcomes turnovers to gain state tournament berth

Game slips away from Hill-Murray in fourth quarter
On an unseasonably chilly Halloween, the Hill-Murray Pioneers' trip to South St. Paul for the Section 4AAAA football finals proved to be a frightful nightmare.
Things started well for the Pioneers, who took advantage of the Packers' three fumbles and led the entire first half. But the Packers, winners of the Metro East Conference, got back on track late in the game for a 35-21 victory.


Football: Area teams get knocked by opponents

North High senior running back Deon Benson (11) pushes forward for yardage against Henry Sibley Sept. 26. Benson rushed for 161 yards on 16 carries for two touchdowns in the 21-18 Homecoming loss Sept. 26. (Linda Baumeister/Review)

Week five of the 2014 football season proved to be less than fruitful for area teams. Homecoming festivities at both Hill-Murray and North High were dampened by losses Friday, Sept. 26.


Softball: South St. Paul takes it on the chin at North

Packers rebound against Titans in doubleheader action
In makeup Classic Suburban Conference softball action Wednesday, May 14 at McKnight Fields, the North High power-hitters dismantled the Packers by a score of 22-3 in a five-inning game.
“We started out OK,” said South St. Paul head coach Paul Moen, “but then we never have fared well against North. That 13-run inning really hurt us.”


Girls hockey: Packers shut down Tartan attack

In a make-up girls hockey game Feb. 4, the South St. Paul Packers invaded Tartan Arena and left the Titans feeling as cold as the subzero temperatures that caused the weather-related postponement in the first place.
Though the Titans had a occasional sorties into the Packers zone, they could not penetrate the visitors’ armor and the result was a 3-0 setback.


Hockey: Pioneers still rolling; Tartan, North split wins

It was a week of split fortunes in hockey, as Hill-Murray and Tartan kept up their winning ways but North struggled.


Girls basketball: Pioneers upend feisty Packers

The South St. Paul Packers girls basketball forces headed to Hill-Murray Jan. 31 for a Classic Suburban Conference contest.
The Packers fought hard to the very end, but it wasn’t enough to overcome a determined Hill-Murray offense and a more stubborn defense.
The final result was a 55-32 CSC victory with Hill-Murray on the top side of the score.

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