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Prep boys basketball: Hills-Beaver Creek, Mountain Lake Area take nonconference losses
ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa — Central Lyon used a big second quarter to pull away and eventually take control Monday night. In a cross-border contest, the Lions were able to run away from Hills-Beaver Creek to take a 68-46 victory. The two squads were knotted at 12 after the first quarter,...
January 25, 2016 - 10:34pm
Prep girls basketball: Hills-Beaver Creek keeps rolling
ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa — A gutsy, double-overtime win over Luverne on Dec. 14 seemed to be all Hills-Beaver Creek needed. After a 2-2- start to the season, the Patriots knocked off Luverne in double OT. Since then, they’ve won nine of their last 10 games, including a 61-42 contest...
January 25, 2016 - 10:33pm
January 24, 2016
Prep girls basketball: Ellsworth wins third straight; Pipestone Area tops Fairmont
WESTBROOK — The Ellsworth Panthers overcame a first-half deficit from the Westbrook-Walnut Grove Chargers to pull away in the second and take their third straight win, 52-45. In the opening minutes of the game, the Chargers surged ahead to create a 25-10 lead. Ellsworth was able...
January 24, 2016 - 9:09pm
January 20, 2016
Prep boys basketball: Marshall claws out win over Jackson County Central
JACKSON — In a spirited comeback effort, the Jackson County Central Huskies came within striking distance of toppling the fifth-ranked Class...
January 20, 2016 - 12:26am
January 17, 2016
Prep boys basketball: Murray County Central takes rare loss; Westbrook-Walnut Grove bests Adrian
GARRETSON, SD — Murray County Central lost its first game since November 24th, snapping a 13-game winning streak for the Rebels. The Madison Bulldogs’ stifling defense held the MCC offense in check Saturday. MCC only managed 16 points in the first half. That opened the door to...
January 17, 2016 - 11:41pm
Prep girls basketball: Hills-Beaver Creek gets win at Border Battle
GARRETSON, SD — In a boarder clash, the Hills-Beaver Creek Patriots picked up a convincing 53-37 win over the Canistota Hawks Saturday. The Patriots’ top scorers were Avery Van Rockel and Sidney Fick. Van Roekel finished with a team-high 13 points and Fick added another 10 points....
January 17, 2016 - 11:32pm
January 13, 2016
Prep girls basketball: Adrian tops Heron Lake-Okabena; Red Rock Central too much for Ellsworth
OKABENA — In a defensive battle Tuesday night, the Adrian Dragons broke away from a tied game in the final three minutes to claim a 35-31 victory over Heron Lake-Okabena in a Red Rock Conference matchup. The Dragons, who led 21-18 at halftime, were 16-of-19 shooting from the free-throw...
January 13, 2016 - 12:18am
January 6, 2016
Prep boys basketball: Jackson County Central drops Worthington; Edgerton hangs on
JACKSON — Jackson County Central put in the effort and reaped the rewards of an 84-48 Big South Conference win over Worthington Tuesday. “They’re a good team,” Trojans’ head coach Clint Meyer said. “To be honest, they just kicked our tails on both ends of the floor. They...
January 6, 2016 - 12:39am
December 23, 2015
Prep girls basketball: Southwest Minnesota Christian takes border battle; Adrian dumps Ellsworth
EDGERTON — In a cross-border battle, the Southwest Minnesota Christian Eagles made an impressive first-half run stick en route to a huge 30-point victory over the Chargers of Sioux Falls Christian. Southwest went on a devastating 27-7 run in the middle of the first half that Sioux...
December 23, 2015 - 12:22am
December 22, 2015
Prep basketball: Luverne tops Hills-Beaver Creek; Murray County Central wins again
HILLS — The Luverne Cardinals were in control the whole game Monday night. Luverne jumped out to a 37-21 lead at halftime and never looked back. They finished with a 63-51 win over Hills-Beaver Creek. For the Cardinals, Nick Overgaard led with a game-high 20 points. The senior guard...
December 22, 2015 - 12:16am
December 19, 2015
Prep boys basketball: Westbrook-Walnut Grove to play for title
COTTONWOOD — The Westbrook-Walnut Grove boys basketball team pulled away from a slim 26-24 lead at halftime to defeat Minneota 63-49 in the first-round semifinals of the Candy Cane Classic Friday night, advancing to play Lakeview at 5 p.m. today in the championship game. Randy Knutson...
December 19, 2015 - 12:10am
December 16, 2015
Prep boys basketball: Close games make for exciting night area-wide
FULDA — Hills-Beaver Creek held on to a narrow Red Rock Conference victory over Fulda. The Raiders, who trailed by double digits much of the first half, had a shot at a 3-pointer at the buzzer. But it was off the mark as the Patriots held on for the victory. Fulda’s Justin Dierks...
December 16, 2015 - 12:27am
December 14, 2015
Prep girls basketball: Hills-Beaver Creek wins in double OT
LUVERNE — One overtime wasn’t enough. Monday’s nonconference battle between Hills-Beaver Creek began as a back-and-forth showdown and remained...
December 14, 2015 - 11:02pm
December 9, 2015
Prep girls basketball: Southwest Minnesota Christian defeats cross-town rival
EDGERTON — Southwest Minnesota Christian got a balanced offensive attack to defeat its cross-town rival Tuesday evening. In a game hosted by the Eagles, three players scored in double figures for both the home team and Edgerton Public. SWC maintained a seven-to-11 point lead most...
December 9, 2015 - 12:35am
December 5, 2015
Prep boys basketball: Murray County Central takes Red Rock Central
LAMBERTON — Murray County Central improved its boys basketball record to 4-1 Friday with a 69-60 triumph over host Red Rock Central. The Rebels, whose only loss in the young 2015-16 season has been to Tracy-Milroy-Balaton, got balanced scoring led by senior center Grant Rohrer....
December 5, 2015 - 12:34am