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Willmar Cardinals

February 16, 2019
Willmar's Marco Sanchez goes for a takedown on Bemidji's Coy Olsen during their 106-pound match in the Section 8AAA championship Saturday in Little Falls. Sanchez won in a 2-1 decision. Joe Brown / Tribune
Wrestling: State streak chopped down
February 16, 2019 - 11:34pm
February 11, 2019
Willmar's Bailey Olson makes a run at the net during the first period of Saturday's Section 6A quarterfinal game against Northern Lakes at the Willmar Civic Center. After missing her first shot, Olson followed with a goal on the play. Joe Brown / Tribune
Girls Hockey: Cards sprint to the semis
February 11, 2019 - 4:00am
January 20, 2019
Willmar's Mackenzie Jones fires a 3-pointer in the second half of Saturday's game against Big Lake at Willmar High School. Jake Schultz / Tribune
Prep Basketball: Card girls grind out a win
January 20, 2019 - 10:36pm
December 17, 2018
Willmar's Charlie Farhat grapples with Holmen's Jesse Fiers in their 285-pound consolation semifinals match at the Rochester Christmas Tournament Saturday. Katie Davidson / Forum News Service
Local Roundup: Carlson, Reigstad claim Christmas wrestling championships
December 17, 2018 - 12:34am
Willmar's Madi Linbo (middle) makes contact with a Waseca defender on a drive attempt during the second half of Saturday's game at Willmar High School. Joe Brown / Tribune
Girls Basketball: Cards bounced in top-five battle
December 17, 2018 - 12:29am
Willmar's Ty Roelofs cuts through the crowd for a layup attempt in the first half of Saturday's game against Big Lake at Willmar High School. Joe Brown / Tribune
Boys Basketball: Grounded no more
December 17, 2018 - 12:24am
December 15, 2018
New London-Spicer's Emily Novak sprints down the runway while competing in the vault during Friday's meet against Willmar at New London-Spicer High School. Jake Schultz / Tribune
Local Roundup: Cards fly high at NLS
December 15, 2018 - 1:43pm
December 2, 2018
Cardinals lock up Chargers
December 2, 2018 - 10:48pm
November 23, 2018
Willmar wide receiver Ty Roelofs makes a touchdown catch in Friday's Class AAAA Prep Bowl at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis. Jake Schultz / Tribune
State Football: An unrelenting Wolfpack
November 23, 2018 - 10:21pm
This season, the Willmar football players have been honoring Jenna Reynolds with a sticker on their helmets this season. Jenna Reynolds, 13, died on July 18 after a battle with cancer. Joe Brown / Tribune
Playing for Jenna: Willmar sophomore has thrived while grieving over his sister's death
November 23, 2018 - 6:48am
November 16, 2018

Willmar Community Education Director Scott Wallner unveiled the department's new logo to the Willmar School Board this week.
Willmar Community Education begins its rebranding with new logo
November 16, 2018 - 7:42am
November 13, 2018
Willmar quarterback Drey Dirksen breaks outside for a run in the first quarter of Friday's Class AAAA quarterfinal game against Hermantown at Monticello, Minn. Joe Brown / West Central Tribune
Prep Football: Turf could be perfect fit for Cardinals
November 13, 2018 - 11:15pm
November 7, 2018
Willmar wideout Ty Roelofs keeps his foot inbounds while coming up with a sideline catch in Friday's Section 8AAAA championship game against Detroit Lakes. Joe Brown / Tribune
Prep Football: It'll be a clash of styles when Willmar, Hermantown meet
November 7, 2018 - 11:01pm
November 4, 2018
The Willmar student section cheers on the Cardinals volleyball team during the fifth set of Saturday's Section 8AAA championship at Alexandria. Joe Brown / Tribune
Prep Volleyball: Spuds stun Cards
November 4, 2018 - 1:29am
November 3, 2018
Willmar's Ty Roelofs, left, and Eric Watland celebrate during the Cardinals' victory in the Section 8AAAA championship game on Friday in Alexandria. Joe Brown / Tribune
Prep Football: Heartbreak no more for Cards
November 3, 2018 - 12:25am