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January 24, 2017
Girls basketball: RRC leads tight Red Rock Conference race
Red Rock Central has a perfect record within the Red Rock Conference in girls basketball, and the Falcons have several players at or near the top in individual categories, too. RRC’s Rachel Kedl leads the conference in rebounds with 115 in 10 conference games. Teammate Haley Simonson...
January 24, 2017 - 5:33pm
April 20, 2016
Prep softball: Worthington swept; Murray County Central hangs on
MARSHALL — Things went sour for the Worthington Trojans in the first game of their doubleheader with Marshall Tuesday, looked brighter in the middle of the nightcap, then finished on a sour note as the Tigers earned a sweep. Marshall won the first game 15-4 in five innings and the...
April 20, 2016 - 12:26am
Prep track and field: Close finishes highlight Fulda meet
SLAYTON — Nearly ideal spring weather conditions graced the 12-team Fulda Invitational high school track and field meet Tuesday, and many stellar performances were turned in by the competing athletes. The day’s best race developed in the boys’ 1,600-meter run when two of the...
April 20, 2016 - 12:22am
Prep baseball: Heron Lake-Okabena snaps long skid; Adrian edges Mountain Lake Area
HERON LAKE — The Heron Lake-Okabena baseball team recorded its first victory in two years Tuesday when the Wildcats scored five first-inning runs and made them hold up for a 7-5 win over Murray County Central. David Volk went 3-for-4 at the plate and Angel Esqueda got two hits in...
April 20, 2016 - 12:17am
Prep golf: Jackson County Central, Westbrook-Walnut Grove sweep
JACKSON — In a match that came down to 11 strokes, the Jackson County Central boys upset the historically dominant Marshall Tigers, 174-185. Jack Brinkman, who was medalist, fired a two-over 39 to lead the Huskies. Not far behind Brinkman was Caleb Kolander with a three-over 40....
April 20, 2016 - 12:13am
April 18, 2016
Prep baseball: Jackson County Central throws combined perfect game
MOUNTAIN LAKE — Darrius Johnson, Chris Gumto and Nate Monson combined to throw a perfect game for Jackson County Central Monday. Not that the Huskies needed it. The offense was also firing on all cylinders as JCC took a 25-0 nonconference win over Mountain Lake Area. The visitors...
April 18, 2016 - 11:04pm
April 13, 2016
Prep baseball: Worthington falls on road; Mesner pitches Murray County Central to win
FAIRMONT — The Worthington Trojans led 2-0 after two innings in their Big South Conference clash with Fairmont on Tuesday, but the Cardinals finished strong for a 7-4 victory. Kale Fritz came on in the third inning for Fairmont and shut down the Trojans from the fourth inning through...
April 13, 2016 - 12:03am
April 12, 2016
Prep softball: Stoesz quiets Edgerton/Southwest Minnesota Christian bats; Heron Lake-Okabena wins big
EDGERTON — In a battle between two of the area’s top pitchers Tuesday, Mountain Lake Area’s Signey Stoesz out-dueled Edgerton/Southwest Minnesota Christian’s Liz Buckridge in a 1-0 result. Both pitchers hurled complete seven-inning games. Stoesz allowed two hits, walked two...
April 12, 2016 - 11:57pm
April 11, 2016
Prep golf: Adrian, Heron Lake-Okabena get team wins at triangular
ADRIAN — Ryan Elias and Sarah Madsen earned medalist honors Monday, helping the Adrian boys and Heron Lake-Okabena girls to wins at a Red Rock Conference triangular. The Dragon boys tallied a 197 to earn the team title with Southwest Minnesota Christian/Edgerton and HL-O notching...
April 11, 2016 - 11:47pm
April 6, 2016
Prep softball: Stoesz slows Heron Lake-Okabena; Red Rock Central/Westbrook-Walnut Grove wins slugfest
OKABENA — Two of the top pitchers in the Red Rock Conference locked horns Tuesday. A three-run top of the fifth was enough run support for Mountain Lake Area senior Signey Stoesz to out-duel Ida Rogers-Ferguson of Heron Lake-Okabena, 4-2, in the Wildcats’ season opener. The two...
April 6, 2016 - 12:34am
Prep baseball: Murray County Central, Adrian pick up league wins
EDGERTON — In a battle of two of the area’s top pitchers, Murray County Central’s Paul Mesner got the better of Edgerton/Southwest Minnesota Christian’s Luke Drooger on Tuesday — largely due to Flying Dutchmen errors. E/SWC committed six errors as MCC won the battle, 7-4,...
April 6, 2016 - 12:29am
March 29, 2016
Prep boys track and field: Stevens, Scholten lead list of top returning boys
PIPESTONE — A pair of returning fifth-place performers from last year’s Class A state meet highlight the early-season area high school boys...
March 29, 2016 - 11:24pm
March 8, 2016
Prep boys basketball: Murray County Central, Southwest Minnesota Christian pace All-Red Rock team
Murray County Central and Southwest Minnesota Christian led the Red Rock Central Conference with three All-Conference selections each. The Rebels...
March 8, 2016 - 8:33pm
February 29, 2016
Section 2A south girls basketball: Mountain Lake Area gets road upset
WELLS — After an 8-8 start, Mountain Lake Area is rolling at the right time. The sixth-seeded Wolverines picked up their seventh consecutive victory Saturday in the first round of the Section 2A South playoffs. Third-seeded United South Central wasn’t able to hang on despite a...
February 29, 2016 - 12:34am
February 24, 2016
Section 2A south boys basketball: Springfield ends Mountain Lake Area season
SPRINGFIELD — Mountain Lake Area knew as the seventh-seed in Section 2A South that things wouldn’t be easy. Tuesday, the Wolverines were unable to overcome a strong, youthful Springfield squad as it took an 87-67 loss to the second-seeded Tigers. Levi Stoesz scored a team-best...
February 24, 2016 - 12:27am