MINNEAPOLIS -- Four Minnewaska Area pitchers limited Benson to two hits and the Lakers went on to a 9-3 non-conference win at the Metrodome Thursday. Aaron Kessler, Cass Kreitlow, Jon Hoffmann and David Butler had two hits apiece for the Lakers.
Baseball NON-CONFERENCE Marshall at Willmar, 5 p.m. Eden Valley-Watkins vs. Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City at Grove City, 4:30 p.m. Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa at Upsala-Swanville, 4:30 p.m. Benson vs. MACCRAY at Raymond, 5 p.m. Buffalo Lake-Hector at Nicollet, 4:30 p.m. Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg at Chokio-Alberta, 5 p.m. Brandon-Evansville at Minnewaska Area, 4:30 p.m. New London-Spicer at Kimball, 5 p.m. Redwood Valley at Sleepy Eye, 4:30 p.m. Yellow Medicine East at Canby, 4:30 p.m. WEST CENTRAL NORTH St.
Baseball Minnewaska 9, Benson 3 Marshall 12, RCW 10
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Baseball WEST CENTRAL SOUTH BOLD at Montevideo, 4:30 p.m. Yellow Medicine East at Morris, 5 p.m. TOMAHAWK Springfield at Buffalo Lake-Hector, 4:30 p.m. PHEASANT Hancock at Chokio-Alberta, 5 p.m. NON-CONFERENCE Benson vs. Minnewaska Area at Metrodome, 11 a.m. Renville County West at Marshall, 4:30 p.m. Softball WEST CENTRAL SOUTH Lac qui Parle Valley vs.
Minnewaska Invite Results Tuesday at Glenwood Boys results Team scoring (1) New London-Spicer 135 (2) Sauk Centre 126 (3) Benson 109 (4) Minnewaska 86 (5) Osakis 48 (6) Morris 46 (7) Hancock 0 Individual leaders Hurdles 110 highs: (1) Joey Fragodt, BKMS, 15.69 (2) Daniel Fragodt, BKMS, 15.75 (3) Scott Faehnrich, Min, 17:46 (4) M.Johnson, Min, 19.61 ... 300 intermediates: (1) Daniel Fragodt, BKMS, 42.6 (2) Scott Faehnrich, Min, 44.54 (3) D.Oesnorse, Min, 46.37 Sprints 100: Jimmi Lembcke, Mor, 11.68 (2) T.Molitor, SC, 11.78 (3) Kyle Weinandt, NLS, 11.86 (4) Mike Bonyage, NLS, 11.87 ...
Mild temperatures and recent high winds have contributed to several area golf courses opening sooner than expected. A check of area courses last week gave no indication that courses would be ready this week.
Stanley Ruiz, a 15-year-old Willmar boxer with over 30 bouts, won a decision over less experienced but heavier Travis Petro of Fergus Falls Saturday in Wadena. In a Region IV championship bout, Kelly VanBuren, 17, of Willmar lost to Cody McManigle (55-15) of Wadena at 141 pounds when the referee stopped the bout in the first round. The matches concluded the Willmar Golden Gloves' season.
ST. CLOUD -- The Ridgewater Warriors split with Mesabi Range on Tuesday, losing 7-1 in the first game before routing the Norsemen with a 21-hit attack in a 14-2 win in the nightcap at Faber Field. Ridgewater will play a doubleheader Friday in Regal against Hibbing beginning at 2 p.m. Mesabi 7 Ridgewater 1 There were no bright spots for the Warriors, who came out flat and trailed 4-0 after two innings in what coach Dwight Kotila labeled a dismal performance.
RAYMOND -- New London-Spicer bolted to a 4-0 lead after two innings and went on to dispatch MACCRAY 7-3 in a non-conference season opener at Lilleberg Field on Tuesday. Leading 1-0 after one inning, the Wildcats' Scott Hjelle smacked a two-run single in the second, followed by a Jeremy Pickle to plate the third run of the inning. The two teams combined for 17 hits, all singles.