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Defying the odds: Minnesota woman delivers baby that wasn't expected to live
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October 20, 2013
College Volleyball: Ridgewater 1-3 at Florida tournament
LEESBURG, Fla. — Ridgewater College went 1-3 in tough competition at the Lake Sumter State College Invitational over Friday and Saturday. The Lady Warriors (17-8) posted their lone victory against the host team, 3-2, their final match Saturday. Tegan VanMoer supplied 15 kills...
October 20, 2013 - 11:42pm
October 17, 2013
Prep volleyball: LQPV clips Monte
MONTEVIDEO — Lac qui Parle Valley warmed up for the postseason with a comeback victory over Montevideo in a nonconference match on Thursday. Down two games, the Eagles rebounded for a 24-26 19-25, 25-19, 26-24, 15-11 victory. LQPV scrapped for the win, with kills leaders Chelsea...
October 17, 2013 - 11:08pm
Willmar volleyball to face Waconia in Section 2AAA
The Willmar Cardinals volleyball team travels to Waconia to open the Section 2AAA playoffs at 7 p.m. Wednesday, and New London-Spicer and Buffalo Lake-Hector-Stewart wrapped up No. 1 seeds as the Minnesota prep volleyball playoffs begin next week. New London-Spicer is the top North...
October 17, 2013 - 11:03pm
October 16, 2013
College Volleyball: Ridgewater thrashes Riverland
AUSTIN — Tegan VanMoer hammered down 11 kills in 13 errorless attacks and Jen Puncochar gave Ridgewater an additional 10 points from hits as the Lady Warriors swept Riverland 25-12, 25-19, 25-10 Wednesday in a MCAC Southern Division match. It was the second time Ridgewater (10-1,...
October 16, 2013 - 11:42pm
October 15, 2013
Prep volleyball roundup: Cardinals halt CLC skid
ST. CLOUD — Dani Rosen supplied 15 kills and 7 ace blocks on the front line and McKenzie Hastad returned from injury to spark Willmar’s 19-25, 25-22, 25-22, 25-19 win at St. Cloud Apollo on Tuesday. The win snapped a six-match losing streak in Central Lakes Conference matches...
October 15, 2013 - 11:39pm
October 14, 2013
Prep Volleyball Roundup
WAVERLY — Sydney Stone had 8 kills, Megan Thorson 6 and Lindsay Vagle 5 Monday to help New London-Spicer sweep Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted 25-11, 25-22, 25-17 in a non-conference match. The three made only one hitting error each with Kelsie Rustad guiding the offense with 16...
October 14, 2013 - 11:45pm
October 13, 2013
Prep volleyball roundup: Subway Invite
Subway Invite The Central Minnesota Christian School volleyball team won four of five matches to earn third place and MACCRAY won three of five matches, good for fourth-place finish, at the Subway Invitational on Friday and Saturday in Marshall. CMCS, now 25-5 overall, suffered...
October 13, 2013 - 9:32pm
College volleyball: Warriors top Rochester for share of lead in MCAC South
WILLMAR — The Ridgewater volleyball team looked impressive, riddling a strong Rochester team 25-22, 25-23, 21-25, 25-15 on Saturday afternoon...
October 13, 2013 - 9:28pm
October 12, 2013
College volleyball: Ridge wins, aims at Rochester today
WILLMAR — The Ridgewater Warriors warmed up for today’s 1 p.m. showdown, in Willmar, with Rochester CTC breezing past Western Technical of Wisconsin 25-4, 25-8, 25-23 at the college gym on Friday evening. Ridgewater’s only loss in MCAC South play was at Rochester early in...
October 12, 2013 - 12:00am
October 10, 2013
Prep volleyball roundup: Warriors take out YME
GRANITE FALLS — The Warriors at BOLD added more icing to their West Central South multi-layered cake with their 10th win against two losses. This was a three-set sweep at the Sting gym with a 25-5 middle with 25-23, 25-20 bookends. With three BOLD attackers Baylie Kubesh (12...
October 10, 2013 - 11:50pm
Prep volleyball: Brainerd tops Cards in 5
BRAINERD — The Willmar volleyball team won its first two games of a Central Lakes Conference match at Brainerd in convincing fashion on Thursday. But the Warriors didn’t buckle, rebounding with authority to down the Cardinals in five games. Brainerd won 12-25, 17-25, 25-19,...
October 10, 2013 - 11:46pm
October 9, 2013
College volleyball: Warriors top M State in 4
WILLMAR — The Ridgewater volleyball team is keeping pace in the MCAC Southern Division race, downing Minnesota State-Fergus Falls in four game...
October 9, 2013 - 11:12pm
October 8, 2013
Prep volleyball roundup: Bluejays top Lakeview
PRINSBURG — Central Minnesota Christian overcame a Game 1 loss to take out Lakeview 24-26, 25-15, 25-21, 25-18 on Tuesday in a Camden Conference match. Lexi Scott had 24 kills, 8 ace blocks, 3 ace serves and 17 digs. Mary Covert added 12 kills and 2 ace blocks, and Nicole...
October 8, 2013 - 11:16pm
Prep volleyball: Panthers quiet Wildcats
NEW LONDON — Lindsay Vagle, Megan Thorson and Sydney Stone all put away 7 kills for New London-Spicer on Tuesday, but it wasn’t enough as...
October 8, 2013 - 11:07pm
October 7, 2013
Prep volleyball roundup: KMS tops Benson in 5
BENSON — Katie Wilts was 10-for-12 with 10 kills to lead Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg past Benson 27-25, 22-25, 26-24, 10-25, 15-13 on Monday. Elizabeth Wilts had 10 kills, 4 ace blocks and was 17-for-19 serving, and Madison Strandberg added 13 kills for the Fighting Saints. Taylor...
October 7, 2013 - 11:34pm