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Additional Willmar result in girls Nordic ski race

Willmar Cardinals senior Erika Aaker placed 27th at the eight-team St. Cloud Apollo Invite Nordic ski races held Thursday at Riverside Park. She had a time of 17:46 in the 5k skate.

Litchfield/Glencoe-SL wrestle result change

There is a change in the reported results of the Litchfield vs. Glencoe-Silver Lake dual Thursday at Hutchinson: 160: Nick Brejle, GSL, dec Cody Klabunde, Lit, 6-1.

Atwater’s Johnson receives region honor for SMSU football

Senior tackle Kyle Johnson of Atwater (ACGC) is one of four Southwest Minnesota State University football players have been named to the Don Hansen NCAA Division II All-Super Region Three team.

Also named from the Mustangs: junior running back Tyler Tonderum, first team offense; senior wide receiver Anthony Dean, second team offense; and senior center Brandon Puffer, third team offense.

Johnson, a 6-foot-5, 300-pound senior, is second-team offense. He started 28 consecutive games at right tackle the past three seasons and helped an offense that averaged an NSIC best 535.6 yards and a league-high 288.5 passing yards per game.

Former Stinger Suchy ranked in college Top 100

Former Willmar Stinger Michael Suchy was ranked No. 51 in Baseball America’s Top 100 college players for 2014.

Suchy, who will be a junior at Florida Gulf Coast, hit .329 with 11 home runs and 33 RBIs for Willmar in 2013, his second season with the Stingers.

Baseball America also ranked Suchy as the No. 11 prospect in the Northwoods League following the 2013 season.