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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
January 11, 2012
Boys swimming: SC tech dunks Willmar
ST. CLOUD -- The St. Cloud Tech Tigers won the first seven swimming events on the way to sinking the Willmar Cardinals in a Central Lakes Conference dual meet on Tuesday 106-78. Tech 106, Willmar 78 200 MEDLEY RELAY - (1) SCT: Reed Allex, Stephen Searls, Ashton Schulte, Jesse...
January 11, 2012 - 12:00am
January 5, 2012
Boys swimming & diving roundup: T-Hawks top Hutchinson
(At Hutchinson) -- Montevideo's Chase Testa broke the school 6-dive record with a score of 246.20. Joe Sharp had the old record of 238.45, set in 2003. Montevideo 102, Hutchinson 77 200 MEDLEY RELAY - (1) Montevideo, Jak Speath, Tyler Gort, Tommy Payne, Adam Peters 1:47.10 (2) Montevideo...
January 5, 2012 - 11:34pm
Willmar boys swimming dunks Apollo
WILLMAR -- Willmar swam by St. Cloud Apollo 100-82 on Thursday, winning the first 8 events. The Cardinals improved to 2-2 in Central Lakes Conference...
January 5, 2012 - 11:09pm
January 4, 2012
Boys Swimming & Diving: Cards fall to Brainerd
BRAINERD -- The Willmar Cardinals boys swimming and diving team fell to Brainerd 100-78 on Tuesday in a Central Lakes Conference meet. Willmar got wins from Bennett Woltjer in diving, Josh McKeag in 100 butterfly and Michael McLain in 200 freestyle and 100 backstroke. The Cardinals...
January 4, 2012 - 12:25am
December 21, 2011
Prep Swimming & Diving: Willmar dunks M/SC
Tribune Staff Report MELROSE -- The Willmar swimming and diving team ended 2011 on a high note with a 101-85 win over Melrose/Sauk Centre on Tuesday. Willmar 101, Melrose/Sauk Centre 85 200 MEDLEY RELAY - (1) Willmar 1:53.28 (Connor Haugen, Chris Muldrow, Ben Fuglestad, Michael...
December 21, 2011 - 12:11am