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Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
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Editorial: Time for two school sides to find agreement
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January 22, 2013
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
January 15, 2013
Girls hockey: LDC blanks Storm
BENSON — Kennedy Sommerfeld netted a hat trick and Teegan Wyffels collected five points behind three assists and two goals Tuesday to help Litchfield/Dassel-Cokato shut out Morris/Benson Area 9-0 in a non-conference game. Abby Roediger needed to make just eight saves to post the...
January 15, 2013 - 11:41pm
January 14, 2013
Gymnastics: Balanced attack swings Benson/KMS past Litchfield
BENSON — Chantell Andersen-Otto won all-around for Litchfield, but Benson/KMS was more balanced as the Braves defended their home venue by collecting a 128.35-123.85 non-conference win Monday. Benson/KMS outpointed the visiting Dragons in vault, bars and beam to have Caitlin Flower,...
January 14, 2013 - 11:40pm
January 7, 2013
Prep gymnastics: Benson/KMS beats Ortonville/CGB
BENSON — Benson/Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg won every event to beat Ortonville/Clinton-Graceville-Beardsley 120.150-96.0 on Monday. Courtney...
January 7, 2013 - 11:55pm
January 4, 2013
Prep wrestling: BOLD pins Benson; KMS wins BBE Invite
BENSON — BOLD won a pin fest Friday as its nine falls overwhelmed Benson in a 57-21 West Central Conference win. Brady Zitzmann’s pin 53 seconds into the match set the tone for the evening as the teams combined for 12 pins. The Warriors also got pins from Benny Garcia at 120 pounds,...
January 4, 2013 - 11:34pm
January 3, 2013
Girls basketball: Wildcats pounce on Braves
NEW LONDON — The Wildcats shot better than 50 percent (30 of 57) to beat the Benson Bravews 74-36 in a non-conference girls basketball game on Thursday. New London-Spicer, now 10-0, led 39-26 with three minutes gone in the second half but then pulled away. Nine players scored...
January 3, 2013 - 11:37pm
December 18, 2012
Prep wrestling roundup: BOLD wins twice at home
OLIVIA — BOLD upended Dawson-Boyd/Lac qui Parle Valley 48-33 and Montevideo 43-30 Tuesday at a West Central Conference triangular hosted by the Warriors. Brady Zitzmann at 113 pounds, Derrick Lothert at 145, Chaz Roush at 152 and Alex Hatch at 170 all earned pins for the Warriors...
December 18, 2012 - 11:43pm
Girls basketball roundup: Tigers pounce on Braves
Tribune Staff Report MORRIS — Beth Holland netted 19 points to pace a group of three players that scored in double figures for Morris/Chokio-Alberta Tuesday as the Tigers thrashed Benson 71-35 in a West Central inter-conference game. Kaitlin Vogel followed Holland with 13 points...
December 18, 2012 - 11:35pm
December 13, 2012
Girls basketball: Peterson beats the buzzer in Braves’ win
BENSON — Emma Peterson’s runner in the lane fell at the buzzer and the Braves came away with a 63-62 non-conference win over Hancock on Thursday....
December 13, 2012 - 11:46pm
Boys basketball roundup: ACGC survives to beat Benson
GROVE CITY — Taylor Larson hit a 3-pointer with 1:20 left in the game to lift Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City over Benson 67-66 on Thursday in Grove City. It was one of four 3-point shots for Larson, who had 27 points on the night for the Falcons (1-0, 3-1). For the Braves, it was the...
December 13, 2012 - 11:38pm
December 6, 2012
Boys basketball: Eagles clip Braves by one
BENSON — A field goal with a minute left from Lac qui Parle Valley’s Colby Siegert proved to be the winning basket as the Eagles outlasted...
December 6, 2012 - 10:54pm
November 27, 2012
Men's basketball: Benson's Lindahl back on target after knee injury
MOORHEAD -- Aaron Lindahl missed all but 10 games his junior year after sustaining a season-ending knee injury. But the Benson graduate is back...
November 27, 2012 - 12:00am
January 2, 2009
Fragodt has flawless night at charity stripe
BENSON - Practice makes perfect became a literal adage on Dec. 18 for Benson junior Abby Fragodt. The 5-11 forward went 14-for-14 at the free-throw...
January 2, 2009 - 12:00am