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Willmar track team at Belle Plaine today

The Willmar track and field team will send both a varsity and JV team to today’s Glencoe-Silver Lake Invitational, which will be held in Belle Plaine due to a construction project at the Panthers’ home track in Glencoe.

The meet is scheduled to start at 4 p.m.

Willmar 10U baseball tryouts set for Sunday

A tryout for 10U baseball is set for 4 p.m. Sunday at Swansson Fields in Willmar.

Broncos play Saturday at 1 p.m. in St. Cloud

The kickoff time for the West Central Broncos football game on Saturday against the Brainerd Lumberjacks at St. Cloud State University’s Husky Field is at 1 p.m.

Southwest MN Juniors win national qualifier

The Southwest MN Juniors 18-1 team captured the Northern Lights Qualifier 18-USA Gold Division Championship Sunday at the Minneapolis Convention Center.

Willmar’s Emily Minnick plays for the Southwest MN Juniors team.

Over the three day tournament, the team went 8-1 against elite teams from Texas, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Minnesota and Wisconsin. Southwest defeated Nebraska Impact 18-1 16-25, 27-25, 15-6 in the championship, a team that had previously defeated them in pool play on Saturday.

The team is coached by Southwest MN State assistant coach Raftyn Rignell.

The team will compete in three more tournaments before participating in the AAU Junior National Championship in June.

Tebow released by Jets

NEW YORK (AP) — Tebow Time is over in New York — before it ever got started.

Tim Tebow was waived by the Jets on Monday, the end of an unsuccessful one-season experiment in New York.

The Heisman Trophy winner attempted just eight passes after his ballyhooed arrival in a surprising trade from the Denver Broncos in March 2012.

He threw for 39 yards and rushed 32 times for 102 yards — and didn’t score as a member of the Jets.

Prairie View GC starts senior golf Wednesday

Prairie View Golf Club in Brooten is open and will start senior golf on Wednesday at 9 a.m.