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April 6, 2009
GIRLS' BASKETBALL: Adrian's Sam Lynn selected to all-RRC team for 4th time
ADRIAN -- Adrian's girls' basketball team cruised through the Red Rock Conference schedule this season, going undefeated in league play en route to its first state tournament berth. The Dragons recently were rewarded for their RRC dominance by having a conference-best four players...
April 6, 2009 - 12:00am
BOYS' BASKETBALL: 3 Panthers honored on all-RRC team
ELLSWORTH -- Three Ellsworth boys' basketball players highlighted the all-Red Rock Conference team recently announced. Junior center Trevor Gruis and senior guards Tom Nolte and Adam Van Der Stoep each were honored, along with 17 other players in the league. The trio led the Panthers...
April 6, 2009 - 12:00am
April 4, 2009
PREP BASEBALL & SOFTBALL ROUNDUP: Offensive explosion leads Luverne to season-opening victory over Adrian
ADRIAN -- It didn't take long for Luverne's baseball team to shake off the early-season rust. The Cardinals exploded for 17 runs, including seven in the seventh inning, on Friday en route to a 17-6 victory over Adrian in their season opener. Brent Dinger hit a two-run home run,...
April 4, 2009 - 12:00am
JCC wins thrilling 2OT game
WINDOM -- Jackson County Central continues to have Fairmont's number. Entering Tuesday night's Section 3AA girls' basketball tournament game, JCC had handed the Cardinals their only loss on the year. In a thrilling double overtime game, the Huskies once again proved to have the...
March 4, 2009 - 1:01am
March 3, 2009
BOYS' BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Patriots cruise past SWC, claim third place in Red Rock Conference
HILLS -- Halden Van Wyhe, Heath Van Wyhe and Terence Reid combined to score 53 points Monday night to lead Hills-Beaver Creek's boys' basketball team to an 80-58 victory over Southwest Christian. Halden Van Wyhe scored 22 points, Heath Van Wyhe had 16, and Reid added 15 for the Patriots,...
March 3, 2009 - 12:00am
March 2, 2009
PREP BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: JCC, PA girls advance in Section 3AA South tourney
JACKSON -- Jackson County Central's girls' basketball team earned a measure of revenge when it mattered most. The fourth-seeded Huskies forced 48 turnovers Saturday and cruised to a 78-43 victory over fifth-seeded St. James in the first round of the Section 3AA South tournament,...
March 2, 2009 - 12:00am
February 28, 2009
GIRLS' BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: W-WG, Edgerton advance
WESTBROOK -- Westbrook-Walnut Grove trailed nearly the entire time in Friday night's Section 3A South girls' basketball game. Except at the end. Kristie Hoffman made a key steal, and Chanel Madson converted a layup to give W-WG a one-point lead en route to a 38-36 victory against...
February 28, 2009 - 12:02am
February 26, 2009
Ellsworth earns No. 1 seed in Section 3A South boys' basketball tournament
WORTHINGTON -- Entering with a 21-2 record overall and a No. 5 ranking in the state polls, the Ellsworth Panthers earned the No. 1 seed Wednesday in the Section 3A South boys' basketball tournament. Ellsworth, which travels to Worthington tonight, has a first-round bye and will play...
February 26, 2009 - 3:00pm
February 25, 2009
BOYS' BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Trojans hit 16 3-pointers in win against MCW
SHERBURN -- Sinking 16 3-pointers Tuesday night and getting double-figure scoring from five players, Worthington defeated Martin County West 82-64 in a non-conference high school boys' basketball game. Travis Meinders connected for seven of those Trojan treys, as he fired in a game-high...
February 25, 2009 - 12:01am
February 24, 2009
PREP BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Drooger's last-second shot leads Edgerton over Ellsworth, 56-54
ELLSWORTH -- Tied at 54-all in the final 30 seconds of Monday's Red Rock Conference girls' basketball game, Edgerton was looking for a game-winner. And in the closing seconds, Alyson Drooger delivered. With 12 seconds remaining in the game, Edgerton took a timeout to set up the...
February 24, 2009 - 12:01am
February 21, 2009
PREP BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Dragons rally past Eagles
EDGERTON -- Adrian's boys' basketball team executed a furious comeback Friday night to defeat Southwest Christian 72-65. The Dragons, who trailed 30-23 at halftime, implemented an aggressive full-court defense that helped them trim the deficit to two points before going on a 12-0...
February 21, 2009 - 12:01am
February 20, 2009
GIRLS' BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: DeBoer's last-second free throw sends Ellsworth to 52-51 victory
HILLS -- With the score knotted at 51-all late in Tuesday night's Red Rock Conference girls' basketball game, Ellsworth's Andrea DeBoer drew a foul and was heading to the free-throw line. Stepping to the line with eight-tenths of a second remaining, DeBoer made the first free throw...
February 20, 2009 - 12:01am
February 18, 2009
GIRLS' BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: SWC wins key RRC game
EDGERTON -- Brianna Spronk had 16 points, seven rebounds and three steals Tuesday night to lead Southwest Christian's girls' basketball team to a 59-41 victory over Fulda. Jada Vander Veen had 15 points, four rebounds, four assists and two steals, and Abby Hanenburg had 10 points,...
February 18, 2009 - 12:00am
February 17, 2009
PREP BASKETALL ROUNDUP: SSC wins close game; Jarmer scores 1,000th career point for W-WG
OKABENA -- Red Rock Central jumped out to an early 13-6 lead in Monday's Red Rock Conference boys' basketball game against Southwest Star Concept. However, the Quasars answered with a 34-11 run over the next 16 minutes en route to a 55-43 victory. SSC, which has won 10 consecutive...
February 17, 2009 - 12:01am
February 16, 2009
Gruis scores 30 to lead Ellsworth past ML/B-O
MOUNTAIN LAKE -- Trevor Gruis scored 30 points to lead Ellsworth to a 90-40 victory against Mountain Lake/Butterfield-Odin Saturday in a Red Rock Conference boys' basketball game. Gruis added six rebounds and four blocks for the Panthers (18-2, 12-0), while Casey Schilling finished...
February 16, 2009 - 12:00am