(undated) — Happy Cinco de Mayo! The May 5 KXRA Cardinal Sports Report podcast is here for your indulgence.

Coach summaries provided by:

  • Cardinal of Alexandria Adapted pins Coach Wade Traphagen. His Cardinals have a key encounter on the slate today (Thursday), with the state tournament qualifier at Garden Center Lanes in Alexandria. Coach Traphagen’s recap included in the podcast highlights recent virtual head-to-head contest scores with Fergus Falls
  • Alexandria boys athletics Coach Mike Drain has details on Tuesday’s Alexandria stints, as its Cardinals emerged with a superior team score. Coach Empting also provides explanations of what makes an event like the Alexandria Relays

Cardinal Baseball, the boys’ tennis teams will play at home twice today: Cardinal Baseball The team is looking to extend a four-game winning streak this afternoon by taking on Brainerd in a doubleheader. Alexandria carries a mark of 5-2 in the twin bill. Across town at Alexandria Area High School, Alexandria will play two Boys tennis games today as Moorhead go for a 3:00 game. Sartell will then face the Cardinals around 5:30 a.m.

Nine Softball Looks to Rebound: After a double defeat at the hands of Saint Cloud on Tuesday, the Cardinal Fast softball the team will travel to Sauk Rapids-Rice High School. The Central Lakes Conference doubleheader between the Cardinals and the Storm kicks off at 4:30 p.m. this afternoon. KXRA Radio (1490 AM/100.3 FM/105.7 FM) will have play-by-play coverage of Game 2, beginning at approximately 6:00 p.m. Audio will also be available by accessing this link: https://player.listenlive.co/64521

The length of the Cardinal Sports Report podcast in the audio player below is close to 10 minutes and 40 seconds.

During the 2021-22 school year, Cardinal Sports Report programs air on KXRA (1490 AM, 100.3 FM, and 105.7 FM) weekdays at the following times: