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September 14, 2016
WCT Sports Show: Willmar's second-half woes prove costly
In this week’s show, we talk about the happenings of area football teams in week two of the football season. The Willmar Cardinals started...
September 14, 2016 - 9:56pm
May 20, 2016
Extras sought for Uruguayan commercial to be filmed Saturday in Montevideo
MONTEVIDEO - Bombay Films of Montevideo, Uruguay, is seeking at least 40 Montevideo, Minn., area residents who can show up to pack the Thunderhawk...
May 20, 2016 - 10:19am
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 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