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January 23, 2015
Prep girls basketball: Southwest Minnesota Christian stays unbeaten in Red Rock Conference
EDGERTON — The Southwest Christian E-Gals stayed undefeated in the Red Rock Conference Friday night, and they did it with relative ease. Taking advantage of 33 turnovers, Southwest defeated visiting Mountain Lake Area 57-32, amassing 37-13 lead at halftime before using reserves...
January 23, 2015 - 11:07pm
January 16, 2015
Prep boys basketball: Redwood Valley tips Pipestone Area; Tracy-Milroy-Balaton wins on buzzer-beater
PIPESTONE — In a tight game between two solid Big South Conference boys basketball teams Friday night, Redwood Valley edged Pipestone Area 58-54. Cade Johnson scored 23 points to lead the Cardinals. Teammates Sam Pendleton and James Pendleton scored 14 and 11 points, respectively. Collin...
January 16, 2015 - 11:44pm
Prep girls basketball: Place propels Heron Lake-Okabena; Red Rock Central wins
ADRIAN — Heron Lake-Okabena pulled away late in a tight contest to down Adrian 72-63. Senior guard Courtney Place was impressive for the Wildcats, totaling 23 points, 12 rebounds, eight blocks, five steals, and four assists. Andrea Hinkeldey led HL-O in scoring with 25 points....
January 16, 2015 - 11:39pm
January 11, 2015
Iowa prep wrestling: Central Lyon/George-Little Rock takes second at West Sioux
HAWARDEN, Iowa — Four Central Lyon/George-Little Rock wrestlers took first in their weight class Saturday, helping the Lions to a second-place team finish. CL/G-LR ended the tournament with 227.5 points. That put it just eight points shy of first-place Brookings’ 235.5. It...
January 11, 2015 - 11:24am
January 9, 2015
Prep boys basketball: Pipestone Area upsets Marshall; Murray County Central survives scare
MARSHALL — Pipestone Area picked up the big upset over Marshall Friday night in Big South boys basketball action, 76-71. Collin Moeller led the Arrows with 24 points. Dominic Freese and Brayden Baartman each added 14 while Boyer Bouman dropped 11 in his first game of the season,...
January 9, 2015 - 11:40pm
Prep girls basketball: Windom Area wins; Southwest Minnesota Christian rolls
WINDOM — After scoring just 15 points in the first half and falling behind 20-15 at halftime, Windom Area outscored Luverne 32-18 in the second half to earn a 47-38 girls basketball victory Friday night. Madison Maras scored 20 points, Leigh Hanefeld scored 12 and Jasmine Carlson...
January 9, 2015 - 11:27pm
December 21, 2014
Prep boys basketball: Murray County Central beats Pipestone Area in OT
PIPESTONE—In a tightly-contested overtime game, the Murray County Central Rebels outlasted the Pipestone Arrows 77-70. MCC held Pipestone to just two overtime points to grab the victory. Grant Rohrer, already playing an impressive season, led the Rebels with 21 points and five...
December 21, 2014 - 11:27pm
December 20, 2014
Prep boys basketball: Antes sinks nine threes as Windom Area survives JCC
WINDOM — Kyle Antes broke a Windom Area school record Friday night, hitting nine three-point shots in the Eagles’ boys basketball victory over Jackson County Central. The victory didn’t come easy, however. JCC kept itself in striking distance all game and set itself up for...
December 20, 2014 - 12:01am
December 19, 2014
Prep girls basketball: Jackson County Central tops Windom, SWC beats Canby
WINDOM—In a girls basketball battle between conference foes Jackson County Central and Windom Area, the Huskies defeated the Eagles 78-61 Friday. JCC had a big night on the boards with 19 offensive rebounds. Also, the Huskies converted on 30 field goals, while the Eagles only made...
December 19, 2014 - 11:47pm
December 13, 2014
Prep boys basketball: Freese leads Pipestone Area past Windom Area; Luverne cruises at home
PIPESTONE — The Pipestone Area Arrows pulled off a narrow Big South Conference victory over the Windom Area Eagles. Dominic Freese was one...
December 13, 2014 - 12:10am
Prep girls basketball: Luverne rolls at home; Heron Lake-Okabena holds off Hills-Beaver Creek
LUVERNE — The Luverne defense was pretty much in lockdown mode all night Friday when the Cardinals hosted Ellsworth in a nonconference contest. Luverne worked 13 steals as a team while the Panthers shot just 29 percent from the floor in a 55-31 victory for Luverne. Morgan Haugen...
December 13, 2014 - 12:03am
December 5, 2014
Prep girls basketball: Tough defense, 20-1 run help Worthington notch first win
WINDOM — The Worthington Trojans stifled Windom Area with intense defensive pressure Friday to earn their first win on the season by a score of 59-38 in girls basketball action. Windom struggled with Worthington’s full-court press as the Eagles committed 20 turnovers in the first...
December 5, 2014 - 11:58pm
Prep boys basketball: Ellsworth tips Southwest Christian; Adrian wins in OT
EDGERTON — In a tight high school boys basketball game Friday, Ellsworth assumed a 32-26 lead at halftime and held on to win by four, 57-53, against Southwest Christian. The Panthers converted 13 of 15 free throws in the game while Southwest Christian made just four of 10. Brett...
December 5, 2014 - 11:51pm
Prep girls basketball: Heron Lake-Okabena's Place breaks two school records
OKABENA — Courtney Place opened up her senior girls’ basketball season with a bang Thursday night. Besides leading the Heron Lake-Okabena Wildcats to an 87-73 victory over Martin Luther, Place broke not one, but two HL-O school records, both previously held by Pam Burns. Place...
December 5, 2014 - 12:05am
December 4, 2014
Prep boys basketball: Canby outlasts Tracy-Milroy-Balaton
CANBY — The Canby Lancers edged the Tracy-Milroy-Balaton Panthers in a nail-bitter of a boys basketball game Thursday night, 67-64. Zach Nuy scored 28 for Canby while snagging seven boards. Josh Gallegos added 18. Kritian Leppke flirted with a triple-double as he scored eight,...
December 4, 2014 - 11:57pm