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May 10, 2013
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 9, 2013
Boys Tennis Roundup: Montevideo upends LQPV/DB to finish 4-0 in WCC play
MADISON — Jess Hansen captured 1-singles for Lac qui Parle Valley/Dawson-Boyd, but Montevideo won the remaining six matches Thursday — all in straight sets — to finish 4-0 in West Central Conference matches. The Thunder Hawks host this year’s conference tournament on Saturday...
May 9, 2013 - 11:01pm
May 7, 2013
Track and Field Roundup: Montevideo boys, Morris Area girls 2nd at Section 5A True Team meet
MONTEVIDEO — The Holdingford boys and the Osakis girls won championships at the Section 5A True Team track and field meet on Tuesday. Montevideo...
May 7, 2013 - 11:50pm
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 6, 2013
Boys Tennis: Dragons scorch Benson
BENSON — The Litchfield boys tennis team surrendered just one match to down Benson 6-1 on Monday. Aaron Szczur recorded the Braves’ lone...
May 6, 2013 - 11:30pm
April 30, 2013
Boys Tennis Roundup: Alexandria edges Willmar
ALEXANDRIA — Willmar fell to Alexandria 4-3 for the second time in four days on Tuesday in a Central Lakes Conference match. Willmar played strong in singles, take three of four matches, but Alexandria again swept all three doubles matches. Preston Peterson, Issac Yoakum...
April 30, 2013 - 11:41pm
Track and Field: Benson/KMS girls defend home track; Montevideo boys also win at Benson
At Benson: The Montevideo boys were first and Lac qui Parle Valley/Dawson-Boyd the runnerup. The girls meet was won by Benson/KMS with Paynesville 1 point up on LQPV/DB for second place. Hurdler/jumper Kari Hoeft led the Bulldogs individual scoring. At Belgrade: Kinlee Swanson won...
April 30, 2013 - 11:33pm
April 7, 2013
Prep Baseball: Monte edges Pipestone at Metrodome in season opener
MINNEAPOLIS — Zach Enevoldsen and Ricky Schmitz both drove in runs and Schmitz scored an insurance run on a wild pitch as Montevideo opened its prep baseball season with a 3-1 win over Pipestone on Saturday at the Metrodome. “Well, we got a game in,” said Thunder Hawks head...
April 7, 2013 - 11:12pm
March 2, 2013
Montevideo's Spaeth takes third in backstroke at state
MINNEAPOLIS - Montevideo Thunder Hawks junior Jack Spaeth took third-place in the 100 backstroke on Saturday during the Class A championships...
March 2, 2013 - 2:52pm
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 15, 2013
Boys basketball: MACCRAY edges Thunder Hawks
CLARA CITY — The clash of neighboring school districts came down to the final seconds on Monday evening. With 15 seconds left, Montevideo’s freshman forward Troy Diggins potted a pair of free throws to forge a 48-all tie. The MACCRAY Wolverines came back the other way and Carter...
January 15, 2013 - 12:00am
January 11, 2013
Boys basketball: T-Hawks soar past Falcons
MONTEVIDEO — The Montevideo boys basketball team knew ACGC would be aggressive offensively in the teams’ West Central South Conference game...
January 11, 2013 - 11:22pm
January 10, 2013
Prep wrestling roundup: Dragons tame Wildcats
MAPLE LAKE — Litchfield won four of the last five weights to rally past New London-Spicer 37-36 Thursday in a Wright County Conference dual. Jake Kalkbrenner at 170 and Nathan King at 182 notched back-to-back pins to tie the match at 30-30. The Dragons then forfeited at 195 before...
January 10, 2013 - 11:50pm
Girls basketball: Montevideo grabs a win
GROVE CITY — Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City’s 3-point shot at the buzzer for the tie roll off the rim and Montevideo escaped with a 48-45 victory...
January 10, 2013 - 11:32pm