The Willmar Cardinals will host a six-team volleyball scrimmage today at the high school. Besides the host school, Benson, Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg, MACCRAY, Minneota and Montevideo will also participate. The scrimmage begins at 8:30 a.m.
The Ridgewater Warriors, under first-year head coach Rob Baumgarn, will hold its annual Red & White Scrimmage at 6 p.m. today on the lower practice field at the college in Willmar. The public is welcome to attend, but encouraged to bring folding chairs or blankets to sit on since there are no bleachers available. The Warriors have 55 players preparing for the Aug. 26 opener against Northland College at St. Cloud State University.
New London native Aaron Barber recorded an even-par 71 for the first round of the Nationwide Tour's Northeast Pennsylvania Classic Thursday. Barber finished his first nine holes at two-under, but posted a double bogey and bogey on consecutive holes in his last nine. He finished with a birdie on No. 9. Johnson Wagner leads the field with a seven-under 64.
Equipment for Willmar junior high football players will be issued on Monday at the following times at the junior high: Eighth-grade from 8-10 a.m., followed by seventh-grade from 10 a.m.-noon The first practice for both grades will be from 3:30-5 p.m. on Wednesday.
No events scheduled
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The Garden of Eating Ravioli 5k Run will be held Saturday in Grove City. The race is slated to begin at 9 a.m. For more information, call 320-857-2000.
This fall's fifth and sixth graders may still sign up for youth tackle football by contacting the Willmar Community and Recreation Department. Phone 231-8490.
Pat LeVasseur, a junior-to-be at BOLD/Buffalo Lake-Hector High School, recently placed fifth in the Greco-Roman Cadet National Wrestling Tournament in Fargo, N.D. LeVasseur, who lives in Buffalo Lake, was second at 112 pounds in last year's Class AA high schol state tournament.
The Tribune sports department is requesting that all area school districts submit varsity schedules for all fall sports. The following have yet to submit their schedules: Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa, Dawson-Boyd, Hancock, Litchfield, Minnewaska Area, New London-Spicer and Renville County West. Fax to 320-235-6769 or send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org .