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September 29, 2016
Cross Country: Cards to face best of the best
WILLMAR—Some of the best high school distance runners in the country, including some local competitors, will converge in Willmar this weekend....
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September 27, 2016
WILLMAR—The Willmar girls tennis team avenged another early season loss Tuesday, dominating singles play in a 6-1 win over Alexandria....
September 27, 2016 - 11:30pm
Roundup: Lakers clinch WCC tennis crown
GLENWOOD—Minnewaska clinched the West Central Conference championship on Tuesday with a 5-2 win over Melrose. With two non-conference matches left, the Lakers are 16-2 and finished the season undefeated in conference play. They swept through the singles on Tuesday, winning all...
September 27, 2016 - 11:23pm
September 26, 2016
Cardinal Pride to induct four into Hall of Fame
WILLMAR—Tim Brunner, Carol Maursetter, Rand Middleton and Warren VanDerBill will be inducted into the Cardinal Pride Hall of Fame on Friday....
September 26, 2016 - 9:14pm
September 25, 2016
Willmar sweeps invitational
WILLMAR— Esther Grussing had 105 assists, Carly Wedel made 35 kills and Willmar won four straight-set matches to take first in the eight-team Willmar Volleyball Invitational Saturday. The Cardinals beat Albany 25-17, 25-21 in the championship round after topping the Huskies...
September 25, 2016 - 11:55pm
Cardinal girls soccer team picks up second win
WORTHINGTON — The Willmar girls soccer team's Hannah Bollig scored two goals and assisted on another and Hannah Johnson and Paige Janson also scored as the Cardinals downed Worthington 4-0 on Saturday to notch their second win of the season. "There was more confidence, scoring-wise,...
September 25, 2016 - 11:02pm
September 24, 2016
Second-half stumbles derail Willmar
WILLMAR — The Willmar defense did a solid job bottling up Alexandria running back Micah Christenson in the first half Friday, holding him...
September 24, 2016 - 1:36am
September 23, 2016
Volleyball: Cards get back on winning track
BRAINERD — The Willmar volleyball team shook off Tuesday's loss to Rocori and a long bus ride to Brainerd to dispatch the Warriors in four games in a Central Lakes Conference match on Thursday. The Cardinals, tied after two games, won the third set handily and held off a Brainerd...
September 23, 2016 - 1:56am
Roundup: Card cross country teams sweep Rocori Invite
COLD SPRING — The Willmar boys and girls cross country teams cruised to dominating finishes in the Rocori Invite on Thursday in Cold Spring. The girls were especially outstanding, finishing with four of the top five finishers, which helped them to a total of 27 points. That...
September 23, 2016 - 1:03am
Prep Tennis: Willmar blanks Rocori for seventh-straight win
COLD SPRING—After jumping out to a 3-0 start, the Willmar girls tennis team suffered its first loss at the hands of Rocori on Aug. 30. Winners of six straight coming into Thursday, the Cardinals had no interest in letting the Spartans end another streak. Willmar didn't drop...
September 23, 2016 - 1:02am
September 22, 2016
Willmar FB Preview: Creating turnovers key to Willmar upset bid
WILLMAR—The schedule isn't doing the Willmar football team any favors, as it tries to break into the win column for the first time. Coming to town this week is 3-0 Alexandria, the fifth-ranked team in Class AAAAA. Alexandria's high-powered offense, which is scoring at a 45 points...
September 22, 2016 - 2:11am
September 21, 2016
Cards crumble late, lose CLC lead
WILLMAR — A great second set didn't didn't produce any carry-over momentum for the Willmar volleyball team as Rocori took sole possession...
September 21, 2016 - 1:06am
Roundup: Cardinal Pride HOF induction is Sept. 30
WILLMAR — Cardinal Pride will be hosting the annual Hall of Fame Induction prior to the Willmar High School Homecoming football game Sept....
September 21, 2016 - 1:05am
Tennis: Cards handle Sartell for seventh-straight win
WILLMAR—Dominant singles play helped the Willmar girls tennis team overpower Sartell-St. Stephen 6-1 at the Willmar High School courts on Tuesday. The Cardinals' No. 3 singles participant Lydia Morrell was recently named the Central Lakes Conference tennis player of the week...
September 21, 2016 - 1:02am
September 19, 2016
Missed opportunities doom Cards in loss to Becker
WILLMAR — Missed opportunities in the first half doomed the Willmar girls soccer team in a 4-1 loss to Becker on Monday at the Kennedy School field. Hannah Johnson scored Willmar's only goal in the 63rd minute. The Cardinals, who finished the night with a 12-8 shot advantage,...
September 19, 2016 - 11:36pm