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February 8, 2016
Men's Basketball: Late bucket sinks Ridgewater men
Darius Bell hit a go-ahead 12-foot runner with 10 seconds remaining to lift Riverland to a 68-64 upset of Ridgewater in men’s basketball S...
February 8, 2016 - 3:36am
February 4, 2016
College Wrestling: Ridgewater wins MCAC title
WILLMAR — After narrowly losing to Rochester for the team title at the MCAC Tournament last Saturday, Ridgewater extracted some revenge on Thursday by edging the Yellowjackets 21-19 to finish 4-0 in conference duals. Rochester did surrender 12 points early by forfeiting the first...
February 4, 2016 - 11:59pm
January 31, 2016
Warrior wrestlers finish second in MCAC
WILLMAR — The Ridgewater wrestling team crowned four champions and four others placed second at the MCAC Invitational on Saturday at Ridgewater...
January 31, 2016 - 11:47pm
Rochester slams Ridgewater
ROCHESTER — After losing by just five to nationally-ranked Rochester in the teams’ first meeting this year, the Warriors couldn’t keep it quite as close the second time around in a 88-52. Akeem Oglesby was by far the most effective Ridgewater player, going 8-of-10 from the field...
January 31, 2016 - 11:29pm
Warriors impress in loss to Rochester
ROCHESTER – The Ridgewater women’s basketball team had one of their most impressive performances of the season Saturday, losing 59-57 to Rochester, which was nationally-ranked at the start of the year. This was a big improvement from the 89-60 loss they suffered at the hands of...
January 31, 2016 - 11:28pm
January 27, 2016
Men's Basketball: Ridgewater falls out of first place
ST. CLOUD — A 25-point, seven-assist effort by Nick Raeker catapulted St. Cloud Tech to a 90-77 win over Ridgewater in a critical MCAC South Division men’s basketball game Wednesday. After falling behind 37-18, the Warriors closed the first half on a furious 17-0 run, getting...
January 27, 2016 - 11:39pm
January 16, 2016
Deegan, Warriors take down Itasca
WILLMAR — Travis Deegan won a major decision at 157 pounds against a strong Itasca opponent and Lucas Hagel won by pin at 133 pounds to lead the Ridgewater wrestling team to a 25-7 victory on Friday. Deegan won 12-2 over Wayne Voss, a Minnesota state runnerup for Simley. “That...
January 16, 2016 - 12:23am
January 15, 2016
Ridgewater knocks off Riverland
WILLMAR — A three-point onslaught helped streaking Ridgewater grab an 86-73 MCAC men’s basketball win over Riverland Thursday. The Warriors hit 19 shots from behind the arc, eight of which were by Jack Turnbull, who led all scorers with 24 points. Ridgewater also got 15 points...
January 15, 2016 - 12:21am
January 12, 2016
VIDEO: Couple travels from Australia to watch son play for Ridgewater
Think you have a long trip to see your son or daughter play a college sport? It's just under 10,000 miles for John and Tania Turnbull of Adelaide,...
January 12, 2016 - 6:47am
January 10, 2016
Schmidt third at Ridgewater open
WILLMAR — Chris Schmidt was Ridgewater’s top performer, placing third in the 157-pound weight class at Saturday’s Ridgewater Open. Schmidt, the third-ranked 157-pound wrestler in the NJCAA polls, went 3-1 at the 10-team invitational. He edged teammate Travis Deegan with a 6-4...
January 10, 2016 - 11:40pm
Ridgewater Basketball Roundup: Warriors split at MN West
WORTHINGTON — Ridgewater exploded offensively for a season-high 100 points on their way to defeating Minnesota West on the road. Akeem Oglesby had 30 points, Joshua Adams returned to the lineup to score 25 points off the bench and Jack Turnbull added 14 as well. The three combined...
January 10, 2016 - 11:39pm
January 4, 2016
Ridgewater goes undefeated at Itasca Invite
GRAND RAPIDS — Ridgewater held off Mesabi Range 76-71 in its final game of the Itasca Invite on Sunday. Devin Fostervold went 7-for-7 from the field on the way to 16 points for the Warriors. Akeem Oglesby also had 16 points and Nick Kubesh added 14. Dazhown Coleman led Ridgewater...
January 4, 2016 - 12:03am
December 16, 2015
Ridgewater coach builds relationships and a winner
Courtside, at the helm of arguably the best start in recent Ridgewater men’s basketball history, coach Darren Tighe downplays his role as a...
December 16, 2015 - 11:19pm
December 13, 2015
Warriors split games in Virginia
VIRGINIA — Akeem Oglesby scored 25 points and Marvin Perkins and Joshua Adams both scored 12 to lead the Ridgewater men’s basketball team to a 74-61 win over Mesabi Range on Saturday. The Warriors improved to 8-3, with their only losses coming against Central Lakes and Vermilion,...
December 13, 2015 - 11:50pm
December 11, 2015
Warrior wrestling victorious
WILLMAR — Ridgewater and Northland both won two competitive matches, but the visiting Pioneers from Thief River Falls gave the Warriors 30 points from five forfeits as Ridgewater collected a 39-6 win on Friday in a MCAC dual. Both teams forfeited the opening 125-pound match before...
December 11, 2015 - 11:32pm