The Tribune area has only four volleyball teams remaining this season and all are in sub-section championships tonight. Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa and Central Minnesota Christian are both attempting to return to the state tournament. BBE (27-3) faces Sauk Centre (22-4) at 7 p.m. in Paynesville in the Section 6AA-17 final. Montevideo and MACCRAY battle in the Section 6AA-19 championship at 7 p.m. in Morris. The winners will square off for the 6AA title match Saturday at UM-Morris with the winner advancing to the Class AA state tournament Nov. 9-11 at the Xcel Energy Center in St.
The Willmar Winged Foot Running Club, along with four other sponsors, will be taking a fan bus to the State Cross Country Meet Saturday at St. Olaf College in Northfield. The Willmar boys are the defending Class AA state champions. The bus will leave the high school at 9:30 a.m. The cost is $6 per person.
The Willmar Mustangs, a new semi-pro football team that will begin play next summer, will be holding tryouts at 2 p.m. on Nov. 12 at the Willmar Junior High field. For more informationor for those interested in playing but can't attend the tryout, call David Blom ar 320-894-4021 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
The Willmar Jaycees are sponsoring a Supershots Basketball Competition for boys and girls in grades 4-9 at 10 a.m. on Nov. 11 at the Willmar Senior High gym. Players shoot from seven positions on the court. First, second and third place winners advance to the state competition April 7 at the Target Center. For more information, Call Mark Herman at 320-214-7566.
Prep Football SECTION 5AA FINAL At St. Cloud State University Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City vs. Eden Valley-Watkins, 7 p.m. SECTION 5A FINAL At Fargodome, Fargo, N.D. Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg vs. Wabasso, 3 p.m. Prep Volleyball SECTION 6AA-17 FINAL At Paynesville Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa vs. Sauk Centre, 7 p.m. SECTION 6AA-19 FINAL At Morris High School Montevideo vs. MACCRAY, 7 p.m. SECTION 2A-NORTH FINAL At Martin Luther College, New Ulm Central Minnesota Christian vs. Cedar Mountain/Comfrey, 6 p.m.
MORRIS -- Montevideo won its 21st straight match Tuesday and will face MACCRAY in the Section 6AA-19 title match Thursday at Morris. Montevideo upended Lac qui Parle Valley 25-18, 25-17, 20-25, 25-17 in one semifinal match. MACCRAY topped Benson 25-17, 25-11, 25-15 in the other semifinal. The winner of Section 6AA-19 will face the champion of Section 6AA-17 Saturday at UM-Morris. Montevideo 3, LQPV 1 Brook Moseng led Montevideo to the Section 6AA-19 title game with three ace serves and 13 kills.
FAIRFAX -- Kresson Vreeman, a 5-8 senior outside hitter/setter, had a spectacular all-around match in helping Central Minnesota Christian sweep Lester Prairie in the Section 2A-North semifinals Tuesday. The Bluejays (18-9) will now face Cedar Mountain/-Comfrey in the sub-section final at 6 p.m.
New London-Spicer will be taking a fan bus to the Section 6AAA championship game Friday at St. Cloud State. The Wildcats will be taking on Litchfield at 5 p.m. The bus will load from the high school gym doors in New London at 3:05 p.m. The cost is $5 per person and those interested must pre-register and pay at the High School Student Center, NLS Community Education/Youth Service office or Peterson Bus Garage. Game tickets will be available for sale at the high school beginning today.
There will be a mandatory parent meeting for Willmar Traveling Basketball at 7 p.m. Monday at the Willmar Senior High School gymnasium. Registration packets are available at Roosevelt Elementary, Community Christian, Junior High or Play it Again Sports.
Mark Majerus, a Minnesota State Moorhead senior defensive end from Villard (Minnewaska Area), was selected NSIC Defensive Player of the Week for his play in the Dragons' 26-15 win over Northern State on Saturday. Majerus, a 6-0, 250-pound transfer from Northland Community College, made eight tackles, three sacks and had a pass breakup.