(Alexandria, MN) -- The final Cardinal Sports Report for the week includes an update on the Youth Cycling team at Alexandria Area High School, along with a Cardinal Girls' Swimming and Diving summary.
The Alexandria Mountaineers Youth Cycling team journeyed to Spirit Mountain near Duluth this past weekend, for the second and final regular season competition. Coach Jeff Pokorney rejoins the Cardinal Sports Report, to share highlights from the two days of racing. The summary below is just over two minutes long.
Mount Kato in the Mankato area will host the Minnesota High School Cycling League Championship. The two-day event is slated for October 26th and 27th.
The Alexandria Cardinal Girls' Swimming and Diving team closed out the dual meet portion of the 2019 schedule by visiting Willmar High School. Listen to the update below from Coach Crysta Krause, recapping the "Cardinals versus Cardinals" dual meet.
Alexandria closed the dual meet schedule with a 6-4 record. That included a 5-3 mark in Central Lakes Conference duals. Sartell captured the dual meet portion of the CLC title. Discovery Middle School in Alexandria will be the site of the Central Lakes Conference Championships on Saturday, October 26th. Competition will start at 10 a.m.
To access the full Alexandria Cardinal Sports Report airing on KXRA today (Friday), start up the audio player below. The report is slightly longer than eight minutes and includes these highlights: details on how the Section 8A Boys' Soccer and Girls' Soccer Tournaments concluded Thursday night, and also information on a forthcoming honor for the longtime KXRA "Voice of the Cardinals, Dave Harris!
KXRA Radio will air a number of upcoming Alexandria Cardinal events as part of our play-by-play coverage. Listen at 1490 AM, 100.3 or 105.7 FM, or stream online, at www.voiceofalexandria.com:
- Wednesday, October 23rd -- Volleyball: CARDINALS versus opponent to be determined @ Alexandria (Pohlig Court at Alexandria Area High School) (Section 8AAA Tournament, First Round) (Broadcast time -- 6:40 p.m.)
- (if necessary) Friday, October 25th -- Volleyball: CARDINALS versus an opponent to be determined at a site to be determined (Section 8AAA Tournament, Quarterfinal Round) (Broadcast time -- 6:40 p.m.)
- Saturday, October 26th -- Football: CARDINALS versus Moorhead or Saint Cloud Apollo @ Alexandria (Viking Bank Field at Alexandria Area High School (Section 8AAAAA Tournament, Semifinal Round) (Broadcast time -- to be determined)
Wings UP!!!! Enjoy the remainder of the MEA break!