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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 17, 2016
Prep track and field: Stevens runs 50.33 quarter-mile, helps lead Pipestone to win
PIPESTONE — Pipestone Area’s Eli Stevens clocked a sizzling time of 50.33 seconds Saturday, winning the boys’ 400-meter dash by more than five seconds in a highlight performance of the 10-team Pipestone Invitational high school track and field meet at Paulsen Field. Stevens,...
April 17, 2016 - 11:02pm
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 track and field: Madison, Hartle earn wins in Tracy
TRACY — Fulda’s Nicole Madison and Murray County Central’s Clayton Hartle each won events Tuesday at the six-team Panther Invitational high school track and field meet, hosted by Tracy-Milroy-Balaton. Madison, who placed in three other events, won the girls’ shot put with...
April 12, 2016 - 11:55pm
April 6, 2016
Prep track and field: Groen, Johnson are triple-winners in Luverne
LUVERNE — Southwest Minnesota Christian/Edgerton junior Chantel Groen and Redwood Valley senior Cade Johnson each won three individual events at Luverne’s nine-team Early Bird Invitational high school track and field meet Tuesday at Cardinal Field. Groen was the meet’s outstanding...
April 6, 2016 - 12:31am
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 8, 2016
Prep girls basketball: Southwest Minnesota Christian, Tracy-Milroy-Balaton eye state tournament
In whatever year, in whatever sport, it pays to have exceptional athletes. Athleticism has paved the way to success for Tracy-Milroy-Balaton...
March 8, 2016 - 8:45pm
March 1, 2016
Section 3AA south girls basketball: Tracy-Milroy-Balaton surges in second half
WINDOM — Sinking 17-of-21 free throws in the game, including 13-of-14 in the second half, the Tracy-Milroy-Balaton Panthers overcame a 31-22...
March 1, 2016 - 12:19am
February 29, 2016
Section 3AA south boys basketball: Jackson County Central edges Tracy-Milroy-Balaton
MARSHALL — What a difference a year can make. One year ago, a very good Jackson County Central boys basketball team saw an 11-point second-half...
February 29, 2016 - 12:53am
February 24, 2016
Section 3AA south boys basketball: Tracy-Milroy-Balaton advances to finals
JACKSON — Exactly one month ago (Jan. 23), two of the finest high school basketball teams in the southwestern corner of the state combined for 150 points as they battled in a Saturday afternoon game at the spacious Windom Area gymnasium. Tuesday evening, the top-seeded Tracy-Milroy-Balaton...
February 24, 2016 - 12:28am
February 21, 2016
Section 3AA south boys basketball: High seeds advance
REDWOOD FALLS — Luverne played well Saturday in its Section 3AA South quarterfinal, but Redwood Valley made use of nearly every possession. While sixth-seeded Luverne committed a respectable 11 turnovers, No. 3 Redwood Valley had only four. The home team also made 39-of-72 shots...
February 21, 2016 - 11:45pm
February 14, 2016
Prep basketball: Pipestone Area girls get big win over Tracy-Milroy-Balaton
PIPESTONE — Tracy-Milroy-Balaton and Pipestone Area entered Saturday’s nonconference girls basketball game with just one loss apiece. The Arrows could still make that claim when the final horn sounded. PA improved to 19-2 overall with a 65-59 triumph over the now 19-3 Panthers....
February 14, 2016 - 8:30pm
February 10, 2016
Prep boys basketball: Heron Lake-Okabena bests Ellsworth; Behrends leads Jackson County Central
OKABENA — A sparkling 21-point performance from senior Travis Behrends lifted Heron Lake-Okabena to a 58-53 victory over Ellsworth in a Red Rock Conference boys basketball clash which was closely-contested all the way. The Wildcats (3-18 overall, 3-11 in the conference) earned a...
February 10, 2016 - 12:07am
February 7, 2016
Prep girls basketball: Pipestone Area gets conference win; Tracy-Milroy-Balaton takes second loss
JACKSON — Shooting 47 percent from the field, Pipestone Area defeated Jackson County Central by a comfortable margin in a Big South Conference clash. Rachel Skyberg scored 18 points, Alexis Evans had 12 and Morgyn Carson 10 for the Arrows, who moved their season record to 17-1....
February 7, 2016 - 11:28pm
January 24, 2016
Prep boys basketball: Tracy-Milroy-Balaton takes bite out of Windom Area
WINDOM — With the new high-tech scoreboard shimmering on the north end of the gymnasium Saturday afternoon, two quality high school boys’ basketball teams utilized contrasting styles and produced an exciting and entertaining 36 minutes of action. When the final horn sounded, the...
January 24, 2016 - 9:11pm