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March 27, 2012
College Swimming: Former Card pool star turns in four All-America times
INDIANAPOLIS -- Led by sophomore Alissa Tinklenberg, a former six-time letterwinner for the Willmar Cardinals swimming and diving team, Gustavus...
March 27, 2012 - 12:00am
March 5, 2012
Swimming & Diving: Willmar's Woltjer takes second at state
MINNEAPOLIS -- Bennet Woltjer hit his three dives on Saturday scoring big each time. The Willmar senior fell just short of overtaking Tanner...
March 5, 2012 - 12:00am
March 3, 2012
Prep Swimming & Diving: Five from area qualify for finals
Tribune Staff Report MINNEAPOLIS -- Five area swimmers have qualified for the Class A finals in today's Minnesota State Swimming and Diving...
March 3, 2012 - 12:48am
March 2, 2012
Prep Swimming and Diving: Willmar's Woltjer 2nd after prelims
Willmar senior Bennet Woltjer is in second place with 241.6 points after the Class A diving prelims on Thursday at the U of Aquatic Center. Tanner Nordlund of Sartell, the Central Lakes champion, is first with 262.2 points. Chase Testa of Montevideo is 13th with 195.95 points after...
March 2, 2012 - 12:24am
February 25, 2012
Swimming and Diving: Willmar swims free and easy in prelims
WILLMAR -- The host Willmar Cardinals, showing strength in the freestyle events, posted the fastest time in the in the 200 Freestyle Relay on...
February 25, 2012 - 12:50am
February 17, 2012
Swimming: Tinklenberg 2nd in 500 at MIAC meet
Gustavus Adolphus sophomore Alissa Tinklenberg, from Willmar, swam a career-best 4:58.42 but was nipped at the wall by defending champion Meghan...
February 17, 2012 - 12:36am
February 13, 2012
Boys Swimming & Diving: McLain wins 100 free for Cards at CLC meet
Tribune Staff Report ALEXANDRIA -- Willmar Cardinal junior freestyler Michael McLain had four top-4 finishes, including a first in the 100 freestyle, at the Central Lakes Swimming and Diving Championships hosted by Alexandria on Saturday afternoon. Diver Bennet Woltjer took second...
February 13, 2012 - 12:31am
February 10, 2012
Swimming and Diving: Murphy 4th, Woltjer 6th after diving prelims
Tribune Staff Report SARTELL -- Willmar's Sam Murphy is in fourth place and Bennett Woltjer sixth after the Central Lakes diving preliminaries on Thursday. Diving in his home pool, the Sabres Tanner Nordlund is far in front with 312 points after eight dives. Murphy has accumulated...
February 10, 2012 - 12:21am
February 3, 2012
Willmar's Woltjer just misses diving record
COLD SPRING -- Senior diver Bennet Woltjer came within a fraction of setting the school record on Thursday as the Willmar Cardinals won a Central...
February 3, 2012 - 12:29am
College Swimming: Tinklenberg Gusties' is athlete of month
Gustavus Adolphus swimmer Alissa Tinklenberg, who won 15 of the 16 events she swam in January, has been named Female Student-Athlete of the Month,...
February 3, 2012 - 12:10am
January 31, 2012
Prep Swimming & Diving: Willmar to host Section 3A swimming meet
The Section 3A Boys Swimming and Diving meet is Feb. 24-25 at Willmar High School. Swimming preliminaries are Friday evening. Diving preliminaries are Saturday morning. Finals for both swimming and diving are Saturday afternoon. Participating schools are: Willmar, Detroit Lakes,...
January 31, 2012 - 12:12am
January 27, 2012
Prep Swimming & Diving: Monte dunks Melrose/SC
MONTEVIDEO -- Nine wins, including a record-setting diving score from Chase Testa, lifted Montevideo past the Melrose/Sauk Centre Fusion 101-85 in a West Central Conference meet Thursday. Testa tallied a 249.30 in his six-dive package.
January 27, 2012 - 12:13am
January 25, 2012
Boys Swimming & Diving: Willmar's 7 wins not enough
Tribune Staff Report ALEXANDRIA -- Willmar athletes placed first in 7 of 12 events but it wasn't quite enough to overcome Alexandria's advantage in depth in a CLC swimming and diving meet on Tuesday. The home team clinched the victory when it outscored the visiting Cardinals 13-3...
January 25, 2012 - 1:13am
January 20, 2012
Boys Swimming and Diving: Otters splash by Cardinals
Tribune Staff Report WILLMAR -- The Fergus Falls Otters, true to their nickname, swam like a band of cheerful Otters to outpoint Willmar 97-88...
January 20, 2012 - 12:56am
January 16, 2012
Boys Swimming and Diving: Willmar 2nd at 4A True Team
Tribune Staff Report HUTCHINSON -- Willmar had 25 lifetime or season-best times Saturday to finish second at the Section 4A True Team meet. The Cardinals finished 251 points behind Sartell. Montevideo was fourth. Michael McLain won the 200 Freestyle and was part of Willmar's winning...
January 16, 2012 - 12:00am