Result Wednesday Non-League Canby 12, Sacred Heart 2 Sacred Heart managed only five hits in its opener, including a run-scoring triple by Chad Walta and a run-scoring single by Matt Koenen. Dan Kluver was tagged with the loss. Canby (1-0) 302 043 0 - 12 9 2 Sacred Heart (0-1) 110 000 0 - 2 5 9 HITTING - Canby: Lehman 3-for-4, 2 rbi; Burkhert 2-for-2, 2b, 3 rbi; Strautz 2-for-4, 2b, 2 rbi ....
Prep Baseball CENTRAL LAKES Willmar at Alexandria, 5 p.m. WEST CENTRAL SOUTH Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City vs. Yellow Medicine East at Granite Falls, 5 p.m. BOLD at Lac qui Parle Valley, 5 p.m. WEST CENTRAL NORTH Sauk Centre at Minnewaska, 5 p.m. New London-Spicer at St. Cloud Cathedral, 5 p.m. Paynesville at Albany, 4:30 p.m. CAMDEN Central Minnesota Christian vs. Renville County West at Sacred Heart (2), 4:30 p.m. Dawson-Boyd at Canby, 4:30 p.m. Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg vs.
Amateur Baseball Canby 12, Sacred Heart 2 Boys Golf Albany Invite (1) Albany 322 (2) Sauk Rapids 342 (3) Minnewaska 342 (4) St. Cloud Cathedral 347 (5) New London-Spicer 347 (6) Sartell 358 (7) Rocori 361 (8) Mora 366 (9) Sauk Centre 366 (10) Melrose 367 (11) St. Cloud Apollo 369 (12) Long Prairie-Grey Eagle 373 (13) Foley 373 (14) Benson 394 (15) Albany 'B' 408
MURDOCK -- Patina Queenan tossed a no-hitter in the second game of a doubleheader and Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg took advantage of 26 free passes en route to sweeping Minneota/Canby in the Camden Conference Tuesday. KMS (7-1, 11-2) won the first game 17-2 after having nine hit batsmen and 11 walks with only five hits.
GLENWOOD -- Alicia Pfenninger hurled a two-hit shutout to lead Minnewaska to a 3-0 win over Sauk Centre Tuesday. The win gives the Lakers (10-1, 15-1) a 2½-game lead over Long Prairie-Grey Eagle in the West Central North Conference standings. Pfenninger struck out four and walked one, while being backed up by six hits from the Minnewaska offense, which scored two runs in the first inning. Teri Paulzine smacked an RBI single and Laura Tvrdik, who doubled, crossed the plate on a passed ball for a 2-0 score. The Lakers scored another insurance run in the sixth on a ground out. Minnewaska Are
BENSON -- Courtney Frank hit a run-scoring single in the bottom of the second, which was enough for Benson/Hancock (6-1, 10-3) to pull out a 1-0 win over Montevideo in West Central South Conference softball Tuesday. Jenny Noordmans scored the game's only run after she single to right field, advanced on an error and scored on Frank's single. Katie Razink pitched her fifth shutout of the season, allowing six hits.
Willmar placed fourth in both the boys and girls Section 8AAA True Team Track and Field Meet on Tuesday at Moorhead. Individual results will appear in Thursday's paper.
A women's and co-rec beach volleyball league are being offered by the New London-Spicer Community Education department. Matches will be played on Saulsbury Beach on Green Lake in Spicer. The women's league will play on Mondays starting June 5 and the co-rec league will run on Wednesdays beginning June 7. Fee is $125 for both leagues. Call (320) 354-2252 ext. 7 or Tracy at (320) 796-0531 for more information.
Kurt Langer, the high school baseball coach for Rocori, died Friday at the age of 36. Funeral services were held Monday. The cause of death is unknown. Langer, who had coached three days earlier, started feeling ill on Thursday. The former Melrose standout athlete was also Rocori's offensive coordinator in football. Willmar's game Tuesday at Rocori was rescheduled for May 15.
Todd Herman, a two-time All-Area boys basketball selection from New London-Spicer, signed a letter of intent with St. Cloud State University Tuesday, the school reported. Herman, a 6-foot-4 wing who was second in the area with a 21.4 points-per-game average, led the Wildcats to the state Class AA tournament in March. He also averaged 8.6 rebounds and was selected to all-West Central Conference teams three times.