Prep Volleyball Long Prairie-Grey Eagle def. Paynesville 24-26, 25-22, 25-22, 25-18 New London-Spicer def. Minnewaska 25-11, 25-19, 25-18 Dawson-Boyd def. Lincoln HI 25-10, 21-25, 23-25, 25-16, 15-10 Sleepy Eye St. Mary's def. Buffalo Lake-Hector 25-12, 25-23, 25-22 Morris def. BOLD 25-17, 15-25, 25-21, 25-19 Montevideo def. Yellow Medicine East 25-19, 24-26, 25-17, 25-15 Marshall def. Willmar 25-7, 25-18, 25-22 Lac qui Parle Valley def. Benson 19-25, 25-17, 25-21, 25-22 Litchfield def. Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa 25-22, 25-18, 17-25, 20-25, 15-9 Minneota def.
College Volleyball JUNIOR COLLEGE Anoka-Ramsey at Ridgewater, 6:30 p.m.
BELGRADE -- Maple Lake put an end to Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa's two-game winning streak with 12 four-quarter points in a 32-14 win in Central Minnesota Conference football action Monday. The game started Friday, made it though nearly one half, then was postponed to Monday due to lightning. The Jaguars (1-1, 2-1) suffered their first loss of the season. Maple Lake running back Jade Kotila ran for three touchdowns, all in the first half, to give the Irish a 20-8 halftime lead. Dustin Gruber opened the BBE scoring in the third quarter on a 19-yard touchdown reception from Josh Roelike. But Ma
Last week, four teams in the West Central North volleyball race were without a win. Tonight, the two remaining teams -- Paynesville and Long Prairie-Grey Eagle -- will meet in Long Prairie at 7:30 p.m. and one team will walk out with a victory while the other will remain winless in league action.
The Willmar and MACCRAY volleyball teams will face ranked opponents in non-conference clashes tonight. The Cardinals will host Marshall, ranked No. 3 in the latest Class AAA poll, in a match-up of Section 2AAA rivals at 7 p.m. at the Willmar Senior High gym. The Wolverines travel to Minneota to meet Class A's No. 1 Vikings at 7:30 p.m.
GLENWOOD -- Senior Jordan Hendricks threw three touchdown passes, including the game-winner, to help Minnewaska rally to edge Melrose 22-21 in the West Central North Conference Monday night. Lightning on Friday forced the game to be moved to Monday. After Seth Gieske ran for his third touchdown of the game to give Melrose (0-2, 0-3) a 21-14 lead, the Lakers (1-1, 2-1) answered right back. Junior tailback Wyatt Paumen hauled in a screen pass from Hendricks and broke through the Dutchmen defense to scamper down the left side of the field and score with 1:40 remaining in the game.
MADISON -- Lac qui Parle Valley dominated the net and won the last three games to upend Dawson-Boyd 19-25, 25-20, 25-23, 25-9 in non-conference volleyball action Monday. The Eagles recorded 12 ace blocks in four games, led by Callie Bergeson with five. Bergeson also shared the team lead in kills with Alyse Molden at 10 each. C.J. Mahler served five aces and had 21 digs. Britta Helgeson's eight kills led the Blackjacks.
Late result Saturday PRINSBURG -- Junior Ethan Vogel posted his third shutout of the season as Willmar blanked Central Minnesota Christian 5-0 Saturday in a non-conference match. Vogel made 10 saves while the Willmar offense scored twice in the first half and struck for three more goals in the second half. Senior Josh Aslesen netted the game's first goal and also opened the scoring in the second half while senior Sergio Flores assisted on two other goals for the Cardinals (4-3-3).
WILLMAR -- Hannah Murphy scored early in the second half to tie the match for Willmar, but Sauk Rapids got a late goal to go home with a 2-1 Central Lakes Conference win Monday afternoon. Sauk Rapids, which picked up its first win, scored early in the game before Murphy blasted a shot into the upper left-hand corner of the net for the Cardinals. "We are finally coming around and playing as a team," said Willmar coach Doug Rossum.
EDEN PRAIRIE -- John Spreiter of Litchfield shot a three-over-par 74 and is four strokes back of the leader after the first 18 holes of the Minnesota Golf Association's Mid-Amateur Championship Monday at Bent Creek Golf Club. Spreiter, a three-time Mid-Amateur champ, trails Rick Passolt of Meadowbrook Golf Club, who shot a 70. Other area golfers are Philip Buck of Island Pine Golf Club with an 81 and Bill Freeman of Minnewaska Golf Club with an 83. Day two of the three-day event is today at both Bent Creek and Olympic Hills Golf Clubs.