Late result Saturday Non-Conference NL-Spicer 80, ACGC 51 Tim Dreier scored a season-high 20 points to lead three NLS players in double figures. Todd Herman and Brian Pieh added 15 points each. Michael Martin netted 14 points to lead the Falcons, followed by Micah Nordin with 13. NL-Spicer (20-4) 36 44 -- 80 ACGC (11-10) 22 29 -- 51 NEW LONDON-SPICER - 30 FG (3 3 pt); 17-23 FT; rebounds not available; 22 fouls ... Scoring: Nick Carlson 5, Ben Sletta 8, Tim Dreier 20, Todd Herman 15, Brian Pieh 15, Ryan Ruhl 3, Justin Haats 8, Mike Danielson 4, Austen Hadley 2 ...
Late result Saturday Non-Conference MBA 6, Fridley 0 Josh Griffith netted the first four goals for Morris/Benson Area as the Storm improved to 19-3. Morris/Benson Area (19-3) 2 1 3 -- 6 Fridley 0 0 0 -- 0 FIRST PERIOD - MBA: Josh Griffith (Jay Andrews, Tony Schultz) :37 ... MBA: Griffith (Schultz) 5:42 SECOND PERIOD - MBA: Griffith (unassisted) 11:45 THIRD PERIOD - MBA: Griffith (Andrews, Carl Lindblad) 3:52 ... MBA: Griffith (Andrews, Schultz) 9:12 ...
SPICER -- There will be an organizational meeting of a proposed chapter of the Minnesota Darkhouse and Angling Association at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Spicer American Legion Duey Johnston, a fish decoy-maker from Perham, will coordinate the meeting. Bob Halvorson of New London, current president of the Minnesota Darkhouse and Angling Association's state organization, will also speak. Johnston will also give a brief program on decoy making. A social hour will begin at 6:30 p.m. Any person interested in the sport of winter spearing is welcome.
(Starting times approximately 7:30 p.m. unless otherwise noted) Boys Basketball NON-CONFERENCE Willmar at Marshall BOLD vs. MACCRAY at Clara City Dawson-Boyd at Russell-Tyler-Ruthton Buffalo Lake-Hector vs. Renville County West at Renville Minneota vs. Central Minnesota Christian at Prinsburg Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa at Upsala Minnesota Valley Lutheran at Redwood Valley WEST CENTRAL SOUTH Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City at Morris Benson at Lac qui Parle Valley Montevideo vs.
Girls Basketball Morris/CA 54, LQPV 44 ACGC 48, Paynesville 43 Dawson-Boyd 47, RTR 43 Glencoe-SL 40, BOLD 30
The Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City Community Education will be taking a fan bus to the state wrestling tournament March 2 at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul. ACGC qualified for state in Class A and opens again New York Mills at 7:30 p.m. The cost of the coach bus is $12 and will be leaving the high school at 4 p.m. A fan bus will also be going to the tournament March 3 and leaving the high school at 9 a.m. The cost of that trip is also $12. Students may ride only if accompanied by an adult. Call (320) 857-2651 by noon Thursday to sign up.
The Ridgewater Warriors baseball team is ranked No. 2 nationally in a poll released by Collegiate Baseball magazine for 2006, and No. 3 nationally in the NJCAA National Poll. Ridgewater is coming off a national runner-up finish in 2005, where it finished 37-8. Ridgewater returns its top five pitchers, led by All-American Adam Ferrell, and Ethan Vogt, a 2007 Gopher signee. The Warriors open their season March 9 in Fort Myers, Florida.
Alexandria Mustangs to hold open tryouts The Alexandria Area Mustangs Football team's open tryout is set for Sunday from 9:30-11:30 a.m. The tryout and informational meeting takes place at Lakes Community Recreation Center in Alexandria. For more information on tryouts and the Mustangs, contact owner Rick Ties at (507) 358-7075 or head coach Todd Hendricks at (320) 974-3100. The Mustangs will play in the Great Plains Football League, an amatuer/semi-pro/minor league adult tackle football league.
MINNEAPOLIS -- Everything but the coin flip seemed to go Ridgewater's way as the regular season ended Saturday. The Lady Warriors avenged a four-point loss to Minneapolis earlier with a commanding 73-45 victory over the Marauders in the MCCC Southern Division finale.
MINNEAPOLIS -- The Minneapolis Marauders snuffed Ridgewater's flickering hopes for a post-season berth, crushing the Warriors 102-79 in the MCCC Southern Division finale on Saturday. The Warriors needed a win to earn a spot in the top four out of the South.