WADENA -- Five members of the the Willmar Boxing Club competed in the Region 6 Tournament last Friday and Saturday at the Wadena Armory. Below are the results of each match: Exhibition Stanley Ruiz, 16, 132 pounds -- won three-round decision over Dustin Mason of White Bear Lake. Eloy Zavala, 11, 70 pounds -- won three-round decision over Chris Steward of Wadena. Open Silver Solis, 18, 132 pounds -- won four-round decision over Jose Rios of Moorhead .... in his second-round match, Solis lost by a technical knockout in the first round to Kody Thompson of Wadena.
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College Softball UM-Morris 9, Ridgewater 3 Ridgewater 6, UM-Morris 1
College Softball NON-CONFERENCE Minnesota-Morris at Ridgewater (2), 3:30 p.m.
College Baseball Ridgewater 12, Augsburg 1 Ridgewater 8, Augsburg 4
RICHMOND -- Having 10 days off didn't rattle the Ridgewater baseball team Tuesday, as the Warriors blasted seven home runs in a doubleheader sweep of Augsburg JV at Richmond. The Warriors (11-1) haven't played since March 17, the final day of their 10-game spring trip to Port Charlotte, Florida. Ridgewater smacked three homers in the first game, winning 12-1 in five innings. Four balls left the ballpark in second game, which the Warriors won 8-4. Keaton Gustin, a freshman from Holdingford, slugged three of the Warriors' home runs, one in the opener and two in the nighcap.
Daniel Fragodt, a senior forward from Benson, and Taylor Witt, a senior guard from Morris Area, will represent the area in the Minnesota Basketball Coaches Association All-Star Boys Basketball Series Friday and Saturday. Fragodt will play for the Maroon team and Witt is on the Green Team. The games will be played Friday at St. Cloud State with the Blue and Gold Teams playing at 7 p.m. and the Maroon and Green following. On Saturday, the game begin at 2:15 p.m. at Concordia University in St. Paul. Tickets at the door are $7 for adults and $5 for students.
The Atwater Baseball Association is holding a spring baseball supper from 5-8 p.m. Friday at the Atwater Community Center. The free-will donation menu will consist of brats, burgers, hot dogs, beans and chips. The proceeds will go toward summer baseball in Atwater and also improvements to Kingery Field.
The Ridgewater fastpitch team has moved the starting time for a doubleheader against Minnesota-Morris today to 3:30 p.m. in Willmar.
WILLMAR -- After being held to four hits in the first game, the Ridgewater softball team broke out the hitting sticks, pounding 19 safeties to split a season-opening MCCC doubleheader with Central Lakes Monday at the college softball field. The Lady Warriors lost the first game, 9-1 in five innings, but won the second, 13-5. "We're a nice contact hitting team and they fell were people weren't today," Ridgewater coach Todd Thorstad said. Ridgewater will host Minnesota-Morris at 2 p.m.