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Prep football: Section seedings announced; Worthington plays Wednesday in St. Peter
Seedings for the Minnesota section football playoffs were announced Saturday morning with the release of the final QRF (Quality Results Formula) rankings. Section 3AAA will not begin tournament play until Wednesday when two area teams will be in action. Worthington finished...
October 10, 2015 - 5:20pm
October 6, 2015
Prep volleyball: Westbrook-Walnut Grove sweeps Heron Lake-Okabena; Hills-Beaver Creek comes back against Fulda
WESTBROOK — Westbrook-Walnut Grove improved to 7-1 in the Red Rock Conference with a sweep of Heron Lake-Okabena in Tuesday night’s volleyball match. Game scores were 25-22, 25-20 and 25-17. The Chargers, which move to 14-4 overall, were led by Cassidy Mischke, who had 12 kills...
October 6, 2015 - 11:59pm
September 29, 2015
Prep volleyball: Windom Area sweeps Westbrook-Walnut Grove; Red Rock Central survives Hills-Beaver Creek
WINDOM — In a battle of top-tier Section 3A squads, it was all Windom Area Tuesday night. The Eagles got ahead early and never let up, winning a 25-10, 25-7, 25-15 nonconference battle against Westbrook-Walnut Grove. “When they got ‘em down they kinda just went for blood,”...
September 29, 2015 - 11:44pm
Prep cross country: Schandelmeier paces Luverne girls with win in St. James
ST. JAMES — Paced by Madi Schandelmeier’s winning individual performance Tuesday, the Luverne Cardinals finished a solid second in the varsity girls’ team standings of the Saints Invitational high school cross country meet held at the Southfork Golf Course. Schandelmeier clipped...
September 29, 2015 - 11:41pm
September 23, 2015
Prep volleyball: Red Rock Central wins another nailbiter; Hills-Beaver Creek sweeps
WESTBROOK — Red Rock Central got into a five-set battle for the second night in a row Tuesday. For the second time in as many days, the Falcons came out on top. This time, they defeated Red Rock Conference arch-rival Westbrook-Walnut Grove 21-25, 25-22, 25-19, 22-25, 15-9. Serving...
September 23, 2015 - 12:17am
September 21, 2015
Prep cross country: Knutson, Irwin, Salentiny, Green, Mulske earn top-five finishes
WINDOM — While both team title chases were very close Monday at the Windom Country Club, the individual races were more clearly-separated at the eight-team Eagle Invitational high school cross country meet. Lake Crystal-Wellcome Memorial/Nicollet (2-8-12-15-22) edged Sleepy Eye...
September 21, 2015 - 9:33pm
September 16, 2015
Prep volleyball: Westbrook-Walnut Grove sweeps MCC; Heron Lake-Okabena wins in four
SLAYTON — From the first serve, Westbrook-Walnut Grove was in charge of Murray County Central Tuesday. Led by setter Gabby Herding, the W-WG Chargers won in three sets 25-9, 25-20, and 25-20. Herding ended the night 15-for-15 from the service line, totaling three aces. To go along...
September 16, 2015 - 1:57pm
September 2, 2015
Prep volleyball: Tracy-Milroy-Balaton ousts Windom Area; Southwest Christian sweeps Luverne
WINDOM — In an early-season matchup that could carry heavy Section 3A implications by season’s end, Tracy-Milroy-Balaton came out on top. Each game was close as the Panthers managed to knock off Windom Area in four sets. “It was a tough match,” said TMB head coach Katie...
September 2, 2015 - 12:07am
August 28, 2015
Prep volleyball: Windom Area, Mountain Lake Area win openers
FULDA — Windom Area proved it will be a tough force to contend with in its season opener Thursday in Fulda. The Eagles were in control all night, taking a nonconference sweep of 25-14, 25-19, 25-14. Lauren Huset had a nice night for Windom Area. The senior setter put up 22 set...
August 28, 2015 - 12:21am
August 27, 2015
Prep football: Rivalries on tap Friday
It’s not even September, but already interesting matchups dot the high school football landscape in southwest Minnesota and northwest Iowa. One such meeting will be that between Worthington and St. Peter. The Trojans enter the Week 2 matchup off of a 34-0 loss at the hands of Luverne....
August 27, 2015 - 9:30pm
August 22, 2015
Prep football: Mountain Lake Area starts fast, beats Fulda
MOUNTAIN LAKE — It took one play for Chris Boyd to announce his presence Saturday. On Mountain Lake Area’s first play from scrimmage,...
August 22, 2015 - 11:43pm
June 8, 2015
Class A state golf: Murray County Central ready for fourth straight state trip
In just four years of existence for the Murray County Central boys golf program, the Rebels are on the verge of their fourth straight state tournament experience. Four for four. You can’t beat that for consistency. But why? How? “They’re dedicated. They’re determined. And...
June 8, 2015 - 3:59pm
May 28, 2015
Section 3A girls track: Luverne girls take title; Homandberg surprises self
LUVERNE — Lydia Homandberg was nervous entering the Section 3A Meet Thursday. The Southwest Minnesota Christian/Edgerton hurdler had two big...
May 28, 2015 - 11:27pm
Section 3A boys track: Luverne's Rops wins boys hurdle races
LUVERNE — With only the 16 best performers in the entire section, representing 28 teams — many which are a combination of several schools...
May 28, 2015 - 11:18pm
May 25, 2015
Prep baseball: Baseball playoffs open with tight contests
The Worthington Trojans made a tough first-round exit against Big South Conference rival Luverne. Then Luverne turned around and made a tough...
May 25, 2015 - 10:15pm