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February 15, 2013
Girls basketball: Falcons top Peterson, Braves
GROVE CITY — Benson’s Emma Peterson scored 40 points, but the Braves fell to Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City 73-58 on Friday, who were led...
February 15, 2013 - 11:42pm
February 14, 2013
Prep wrestling roundup: KMS advances to 3A Final Four
KERKHOVEN — Seven pins and a technical fall helped Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg topple Benson 62-15 in the quarterfinals of the Section 3A team tournament Thursday. The Fighting Saints, given the No. 2 seed in the tournament, will now meet three-time defending section champion No....
February 14, 2013 - 11:53pm
February 8, 2013
Prep wrestling roundup: No. 1 Jackson County Central edges NLS
JACKSON — Two pins late in a non-conference dual Friday allowed Class A top-ranked Jackson County Central to edge Class AA No. 11 New London-Spicer 42-33. The Wildcats led 24-12 halfway through the dual after Tom Stageberg at 106 pounds, Jakob Stageberg at 113 and Jared Travis at...
February 8, 2013 - 11:48pm
Boys basketball: Benson powers past Sting
BENSON — Benson exploded for 52 points in the second half and the Braves powered past Yellow Medicine East 89-68 on Friday in Benson. Matt...
February 8, 2013 - 11:39pm
February 5, 2013
Prep wrestling roundup: Quad County 1-1 at Canby Triangular
CANBY — The Lancers defended their home mat Tuesday by beating Benson 57-18 and Quad County 42-24 at triangular. Quad County upended Benson 55-21 in the other dual. Quad County 55, Benson 21 Quad County won the first five matches — three by forfeit — to take a quick 30-0 lead....
February 5, 2013 - 11:33pm
February 4, 2013
Boys basketball roundup: Blackjacks race past Jaguars
DAWSON — Joey Lee pumped in 25 points on 11 of 16 shooting propelling the Dawson-Boyd Blackjacks to a 75-37 victory over Renville County West on Monday. Nathaniel Huot, who canned a trio of triples, finished with 15 points and Michael Lee 10. Joey Lee also collected a dozen rebounds....
February 4, 2013 - 11:46pm
January 29, 2013
Boys hockey: Marshall outskates MBA
MORRIS — Tanner Picht’s third goal of the game put Morris/Benson up 4-2 over Marshall just 12 seconds into the third period at the Lee Community Center. But by the 4:00 minute mark the visiting Tigers were up 5-4 and made that stand for a Southwest Conference victory. Derek Rasmussen...
January 29, 2013 - 11:52pm
January 27, 2013
Prep wrestling: ACGC easily wins WCC tournament
GLENWOOD — Six champions and a total of nine in the top three and 15 in the top five separated Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City from the field at the West Central Conference Individual Tournament on Saturday held at Minnewaska Area High School between Glenwood and Starbuck. The Falcons...
January 27, 2013 - 11:31pm
January 26, 2013
Prep wrestling: Minnewaska hosting West Central Conference tournament today
The West Central Conference wrestling tournament is today starting at 9 a.m. at the Minnewaska High School in Glenwood. The favorite to win the 10-team tournament is Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City. Other teams competiting are Benson, BOLD, Dawson-Boyd/Lac qui Parle Valley, Minnewaska,...
January 26, 2013 - 12:04am
January 24, 2013
Boys hockey: Gimberlin, Beyer help guide Storm to OT win
MORRIS — Brody Gimberlin scored 17 seconds into overtime to lift Morris/Benson Area over Northern Lakes 6-5 Thursday in a non-conference game. Mac Beyer had a hat trick and Tanner Picht scored twice for the Storm (10-7). The Storm led 5-4 in the third period until Northern Lakes’...
January 24, 2013 - 11:40pm
January 22, 2013
Prep wrestling: ACGC thrashes BOLD
GROVE CITY — Cameron Whitcomb at 113, Jesse Rogers at 138, Larry Bomstad at 145, Maverick Whitcomb at 182 and heavyweight Jordan Fester all won by fall in the Falcons’ 57-6 West Central Conference victory over BOLD on Tuesday. Robert Rasmussen at 126, Derek Dengerud at 132, Lee...
January 22, 2013 - 11:51pm
Girls hockey roundup
Detroit Lakes 8, MBA 0 Detroit Lakes outshot Morris/Benson Area 52-13 in the Lakers’ 8-0 blowout of the Storm Tuesday. Shianne Wold made 44 saves for MBA. MBA (4-16) 0 0 0 — 0 Detroit Lakes (4-18) 2 5 1 — 8 FIRST PERIOD – D: Emily Payne 11:22, D: Callie Johnson...
January 22, 2013 - 11:44pm
Prep gymnastics: Benson tops LPGE
LONG PRAIRIE — Shayla Burns won all-around after placing first on bars and beam to lead Benson/KMS past Long Prairie-Grey Eagle 120.025-113.30 Tuesday in a West Central Conference dual. The Braves also had Meghan Osterbauer win vault and MiKaylie Hagen finish third in all-around....
January 22, 2013 - 11:40pm
January 19, 2013
Prep wrestling: NLS wins own invite
NEW LONDON — The Wildcats won their own eight-team invitational on Friday by dominating the first eight weight classes. New London-Spicer wrestlers won the first three weights and reached the championship in seven of the first eight. Oden Rogers at 120 and Jarrett Hatlestad at 152...
January 19, 2013 - 6:21am
January 17, 2013
Gymnastics: Mottinger, Cardinals topple Fergus Falls
WILLMAR — Haley Mottinger won vault (9.3), bars (8.3) and floor exercise (9.25) on Thursday at the Kennedy gym as the Willmar Cardinals outscored Fergus Falls 136.725-124.55 in a Central Lakes Conference dual. Mottinger was eclipsed in all-around by teammate Stephanie Thompson 34.675-34.500...
January 17, 2013 - 11:25pm