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May 31, 2013
Prep Baseball: Paynesville no-hit in 6AA playoffs
ST. CLOUD — Jeff Fasching no-hit Paynesville Friday to lift Class AA top-ranked St. Cloud Cathedral into the Section 6AA winner’s bracket final with a 2-0 win. Fasching surrendered just three base runners and struck out 10 to help the Crusaders improve to 21-2 on the season. That...
May 31, 2013 - 11:45pm
May 19, 2013
Prep Baseball Roundup: LQPV handed first loss
CANBY — The Lac qui Parle Valley baseball team split two games at the Canby wood bat tournament on Saturday. The Eagles defeated Southwest United 7-0 but lost its first game of the season 6-1 to Browerville, the team LQPV downed in the Class A state semifinals last spring. The...
May 19, 2013 - 11:59pm
May 10, 2013
Boys Golf Roundup: Minnewaska wins 2 WCC meets
Brett Buckingham tied for medalist honors in both West Central Conference meets on Friday and helped lead the Minnewaska boys golf team to two victories in Olivia and Granite Falls. The two wins puts the Lakers into a first-place tie with Benson/KMS in the conference standings...
May 10, 2013 - 11:24pm
Girls Golf Roundup: Minnewaska, Litchfield continue to dominate conference meets
The Minnewaska girls golf team won a pair of nine-hole West Central Conference meets on Friday. The Lakers shot 149 to win in Granite Falls and had the top four scorers, led by Jenna Janu’s 35. BOLD was second at 198 and Sauk Centre was third at 203. In Olivia, the Lakers...
May 10, 2013 - 11:22pm
May 7, 2013
Boys Golf Roundup: Minnewaska, Benson/KMS win at WCC doubleheader
Led by 39s from ninth-grader Bret Buckingham, eighth-grader Esten Stensrud and senior Austin Lieser, the Minnewaska Lakers prevailed in the second round of a West Central Conference twin bill at Morris on Tuesday. The Lakers’ 159 put them four shots up Benson/KMS and Morris Area,...
May 7, 2013 - 11:45pm
May 3, 2013
Prep baseball: Paynesville’s Meyer tosses 5-inning no-hitter
PAYNESVILLE — Is this a rebuilding year for the Bulldogs or are they just rearranging? Paynesville is a modest 2-2 with a nearly all-new...
May 3, 2013 - 10:52pm
April 29, 2013
Prep Softball Roundup
Morris/CA easily wins own tournament MORRIS — McKenzie VanBatavia struck out 21 in 17 innings of work and gave up just one earned run Saturday to help Morris/Chokio-Alberta win three games at its home tournament. The Tigers, who opened their season Saturday, toppled both West...
April 29, 2013 - 12:03am
February 17, 2013
Gymnastics: Willmar's Mottinger, Johnson vault to state tournament
WILLMAR — Cardinals freshman Hailey Mottinger and senior Cassandra Johnson placed 1-2 in the vault event to gain the Class A State Gymnastics...
February 17, 2013 - 11:56pm
Girls basketball roundup: MACCRAY rallies past Lakeview
CLARA CITY — MACCRAY rallied from a 12-point deficit in the second half and downed Lakeview 45-43 on Saturday in a Camden Conference game. The Wolverines, who trailed by eight at the half, pulled ahead with about two minutes to play and held on down the stretch to break a seven-game...
February 17, 2013 - 11:50pm
February 12, 2013
Prep wrestling roundup: ACGC, BBE, Paynesville advance to Section 5A semifinals
GROVE CITY — The top-seeded Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City Falcons nearly posted a shutout in the quarterfinals of the Section 5A team tournament Tuesday on their home mat. The Falcons used six falls and four forfeits from Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted to collect a 70-3 win that propelled...
February 12, 2013 - 11:50pm
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
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 1, 2013
Prep wrestling roundup: KMS overwhelms Paynesville
GROVE CITY — Five consecutive pins to open the match Friday propelled Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg to a 60-12 non-conference win over Paynesville...
February 1, 2013 - 11:41pm
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