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'Dogs!' Children's musical opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar High School band and choir concerts rescheduled
Pirrotta Park: Spicer to rename downtown park
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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 24, 2013
Boys hockey: Gimberlin, Beyer help guide Storm to OT win
MORRIS — Brody Gimberlin scored 17 seconds into overtime to lift Morris/Benson Area over Northern Lakes 6-5 Thursday in a non-conference game. Mac Beyer had a hat trick and Tanner Picht scored twice for the Storm (10-7). The Storm led 5-4 in the third period until Northern Lakes’...
January 24, 2013 - 11:40pm
January 22, 2013
Prep wrestling: ACGC thrashes BOLD
GROVE CITY — Cameron Whitcomb at 113, Jesse Rogers at 138, Larry Bomstad at 145, Maverick Whitcomb at 182 and heavyweight Jordan Fester all won by fall in the Falcons’ 57-6 West Central Conference victory over BOLD on Tuesday. Robert Rasmussen at 126, Derek Dengerud at 132, Lee...
January 22, 2013 - 11:51pm
Girls hockey roundup
Detroit Lakes 8, MBA 0 Detroit Lakes outshot Morris/Benson Area 52-13 in the Lakers’ 8-0 blowout of the Storm Tuesday. Shianne Wold made 44 saves for MBA. MBA (4-16) 0 0 0 — 0 Detroit Lakes (4-18) 2 5 1 — 8 FIRST PERIOD – D: Emily Payne 11:22, D: Callie Johnson...
January 22, 2013 - 11:44pm
Prep gymnastics: Benson tops LPGE
LONG PRAIRIE — Shayla Burns won all-around after placing first on bars and beam to lead Benson/KMS past Long Prairie-Grey Eagle 120.025-113.30 Tuesday in a West Central Conference dual. The Braves also had Meghan Osterbauer win vault and MiKaylie Hagen finish third in all-around....
January 22, 2013 - 11:40pm
January 19, 2013
Prep wrestling: NLS wins own invite
NEW LONDON — The Wildcats won their own eight-team invitational on Friday by dominating the first eight weight classes. New London-Spicer wrestlers won the first three weights and reached the championship in seven of the first eight. Oden Rogers at 120 and Jarrett Hatlestad at 152...
January 19, 2013 - 6:21am
January 17, 2013
Gymnastics: Mottinger, Cardinals topple Fergus Falls
WILLMAR — Haley Mottinger won vault (9.3), bars (8.3) and floor exercise (9.25) on Thursday at the Kennedy gym as the Willmar Cardinals outscored Fergus Falls 136.725-124.55 in a Central Lakes Conference dual. Mottinger was eclipsed in all-around by teammate Stephanie Thompson 34.675-34.500...
January 17, 2013 - 11:25pm
January 15, 2013
Girls hockey: LDC blanks Storm
BENSON — Kennedy Sommerfeld netted a hat trick and Teegan Wyffels collected five points behind three assists and two goals Tuesday to help Litchfield/Dassel-Cokato shut out Morris/Benson Area 9-0 in a non-conference game. Abby Roediger needed to make just eight saves to post the...
January 15, 2013 - 11:41pm
January 14, 2013
Gymnastics: Balanced attack swings Benson/KMS past Litchfield
BENSON — Chantell Andersen-Otto won all-around for Litchfield, but Benson/KMS was more balanced as the Braves defended their home venue by collecting a 128.35-123.85 non-conference win Monday. Benson/KMS outpointed the visiting Dragons in vault, bars and beam to have Caitlin Flower,...
January 14, 2013 - 11:40pm
January 7, 2013
Prep gymnastics: Benson/KMS beats Ortonville/CGB
BENSON — Benson/Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg won every event to beat Ortonville/Clinton-Graceville-Beardsley 120.150-96.0 on Monday. Courtney...
January 7, 2013 - 11:55pm
January 4, 2013
Prep wrestling: BOLD pins Benson; KMS wins BBE Invite
BENSON — BOLD won a pin fest Friday as its nine falls overwhelmed Benson in a 57-21 West Central Conference win. Brady Zitzmann’s pin 53 seconds into the match set the tone for the evening as the teams combined for 12 pins. The Warriors also got pins from Benny Garcia at 120 pounds,...
January 4, 2013 - 11:34pm
January 3, 2013
Girls basketball: Wildcats pounce on Braves
NEW LONDON — The Wildcats shot better than 50 percent (30 of 57) to beat the Benson Bravews 74-36 in a non-conference girls basketball game on Thursday. New London-Spicer, now 10-0, led 39-26 with three minutes gone in the second half but then pulled away. Nine players scored...
January 3, 2013 - 11:37pm
December 18, 2012
Prep wrestling roundup: BOLD wins twice at home
OLIVIA — BOLD upended Dawson-Boyd/Lac qui Parle Valley 48-33 and Montevideo 43-30 Tuesday at a West Central Conference triangular hosted by the Warriors. Brady Zitzmann at 113 pounds, Derrick Lothert at 145, Chaz Roush at 152 and Alex Hatch at 170 all earned pins for the Warriors...
December 18, 2012 - 11:43pm
Girls basketball roundup: Tigers pounce on Braves
Tribune Staff Report MORRIS — Beth Holland netted 19 points to pace a group of three players that scored in double figures for Morris/Chokio-Alberta Tuesday as the Tigers thrashed Benson 71-35 in a West Central inter-conference game. Kaitlin Vogel followed Holland with 13 points...
December 18, 2012 - 11:35pm