It is Week 5 of the high school season tonight throughout the area. AM 1390-Granite City Sports will broadcast Sartell-St. Stephen (0-4) at Sauk Rapids-Rice (3-1). Kickoff at 7:00 p.m., pregame at 6:40 p.m. with Dave Overlund and Alex Svejkovsky.
The Sartell Sabres shook off an 0-3 start to their 2016 season to finish with a 6-4 record. The Sabres won their final five regular-season games and topped Brainerd 35-0 in the opening round of the section playoffs before falling 40-32 to Moorhead in a nail-biter at SJU.
Champion Field in Sartell is getting $500,000 worth of renovations starting August 1, 2018. Jason Mathiasen from the Pine Cone Central Park Association board says construction on the field could not happen this year due to a lack of contractor available.