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MW basketball: Joseph's buzzer beater lifts Bluejays; Lady Jays recover from slow start to defeat Ridgewater
Prep sports wrapup: Luverne hockey shuts out Waseca
Wrestling: Luft, Cannon, Pulse fight through roadblocks at Worthington Open
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June 19, 2015
Doug Wolter: A great sport is dying
I come not to bury men’s fast-pitch softball, but to mourn over it. A great and storied sport isn’t quite dead — to borrow a line from “Monty Python and the Holy Grail” — but it’s in trouble. Not even 30 years ago, there were enough men’s fast-pitch teams in southern...
June 19, 2015 - 8:55pm
April 29, 2015
Doug Wolter: Kicking it forward
My understanding about “footgolf” is that it’s very much like traditional golf. But instead of using a little white dimpled ball, players use a regulation soccer ball. And they propel it not with a golf club, but instead kick it with their foot. Prairie View Golf Links manager...
April 29, 2015 - 7:43pm
April 6, 2015
Doug Wolter: Twins' demands are increasing
The opening day of the major league baseball season is celebrated this year on the day after Easter, and how could anything be more fitting? On Sunday we donned our nice clothes and went to church to celebrate the renewal of hope for mankind, and on Monday we assembled at various...
April 6, 2015 - 11:20pm
March 22, 2015
Doug Wolter: The stars are coming out again
Bill Brower was sports editor here at the Daily Globe when I arrived as his sidekick, and one of the most enjoyable things we ever did together was choose our All-Area teams. We thought it would be great if, after we came out with the basketball squads, we could sponsor an exhibition...
March 22, 2015 - 11:10pm
March 11, 2015
Doug Wolter: One winter team (at least) is playing on
As a winter athlete in Minnesota, one of the great things about extending your season is that you not only get to compete in ever bigger events, but you get to delay practice for those messy spring sports. The Minnesota West Lady Jays basketball team opens competition today (5 p.m.)...
March 11, 2015 - 9:55pm
February 12, 2015
Doug Wolter: Right up my alley
Football season is over (sob), so the wife and I settled in for a relaxing Sunday afternoon. On football Sundays, it is remarkable how quickly my focus switches from the morning sermon to the moment of kickoff. It’s a character defect I’ll need to address later in the offseason. Until...
February 12, 2015 - 4:46pm
January 13, 2015
Doug Wolter: If you don't like it, play better
Things I think: • I’ve gotta stop eating so much chocolate ice cream before bedtime. Either that, or I gotta start working out again. Things I think about sports: • National Football League teams beware. If you lose a tight game during the playoffs, you’ll lose sleep throughout...
January 13, 2015 - 12:01am
December 10, 2014
Doug Wolter: Things I think when my mind wanders
Random thoughts: --- I can’t remember a time when both the Worthington Trojans boys basketball team and the Worthington Trojans girls basketball team started a season with as many losses as they have now. At the moment, the WHS boys are 0-3 and the WHS girls are 1-3. Never —...
December 10, 2014 - 9:09pm
November 3, 2014
Doug Wolter: Looking back...and ahead
The fall sports season is escaping, as quickly as the optimism of Twins fans in the spring. Very soon, area high schools will begin the transition to winter sports. So before winter strikes like a snowball in the face, here are a few lingering thoughts from the season passing, plus...
November 3, 2014 - 8:48pm
October 27, 2014
Doug Wolter: Huskies-Arrows rematch is for all the marbles
Jackson County Central football coach Tom Schuller is a Detroit Lions fan, so he knows all about comebacks. The Lions won their last two NFL games with remarkable second-half comebacks, both of which undoubtedly brought a smile to the face of the longtime Huskies mentor. No doubt...
October 27, 2014 - 11:15pm
September 15, 2014
Doug Wolter: Luverne football focused and motivated
There aren’t too many things you can really count on these days, but you can pretty much hang your hat on the prospect of winning football seasons for the Luverne Cardinals. Cardinal fans have gotten so used to cheering on their team in section championship games that they were...
September 15, 2014 - 9:40pm
August 12, 2014
Doug Wolter: A new season, a new set of issues
In high school sports, every new season presents a new set of issues. In my view, two programs are especially intriguing this fall. On the one hand, we have the Mountain Lake Area nine-man football team, which racked up unheard-of scores during the 2013 regular season before succumbing...
August 12, 2014 - 9:44pm
August 8, 2014
Doug Wolter: Is any nickname really safe?
A new front has been opened up in the nickname wars. Forget the Washington Redskins controversy for a moment. Consider the University of Mississippi. Until now, most nickname-bashing has been directed from the outside in — such as the Redskins situation, where owner Daniel Snyder...
August 8, 2014 - 9:50pm
July 28, 2014
Doug Wolter: Sit Manziel, go slow with Bridgewater
I tend to have many discussions with other NFL fans about the subject of when to start rookie quarterbacks. A little more than half of my discussion partners say it’s best to sit them down a year to allow them time to study and meditate. But many others say they should get on the...
July 28, 2014 - 9:37pm
July 4, 2014
Doug Wolter: Minnesota West baseball team's fortunes looking up
The Minnesota West Bluejays baseball team wasn’t as bad as its 5-25 record last spring. But part of the reason the team struggled was that its pitchers couldn’t consistently close the deal. That may change next year. Head coach TD Hostikka reports that four pitchers from beyond...
July 4, 2014 - 8:32pm