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Change maker: Kevin Donovan pushes Worthington, and himself, to succeed
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January 17, 2016
College wrestling: Big talent on display at Worthington Open
WORTHINGTON — They came from as far away as Tennessee to compete in the Worthington Open at Minnesota West Community and Technical College...
January 17, 2016 - 11:51pm
Men's college basketball: Minnesota West starts cold
ST. CLOUD — A rough first half was more than Minnesota West could overcome Saturday against St. Cloud Tech. The Bluejays made only 32 percent from the field and 7-of-12 free throws during the opening 20 minutes. Meanwhile, the Cyclones were 18-for-35 from the floor (51.4 percent)...
January 17, 2016 - 11:37pm
January 10, 2016
College basketball: Minnesota West splits on home floor
WORTHINGTON — The highways were slick, and the basketball nets seemed to be greased for two teams out of four Saturday afternoon at the Center...
January 10, 2016 - 11:37pm
College wrestling: Minnesota West places two at Ridgewater
WILLMAR — Minnesota West’s Lamont Cannon and Jared Nickman both finished the day on the medal stand Saturday at the Ridgewater Open. The injury-depleted Bluejays entered just three wrestlers in the tournament. Unfortunately, they didn’t end the day unscathed. In the first round...
January 10, 2016 - 11:24pm
December 29, 2015
College basketball: Boever helps SDSU to big December
BROOKINGS, S.D. — Worthington native Gabby Boever has helped the South Dakota State women’s basketball program turn in a December to remember....
December 29, 2015 - 4:43pm
December 13, 2015
Minnesota West basketball: Lady Jays finish Northern sweep; men lose second straight
ELY — Minnesota West women’s basketball coach Rosalie Hayenga-Hostikka admitted now might not be the ideal time for her team to be taking a two-week break. After a 1-6 start, the Lady Jays have plenty of momentum built up heading into the Holiday Break. They have won three of...
December 13, 2015 - 11:34pm
College wrestling: Minnesota West places two in top four
CHICAGO — Lamont Cannon placed third and Jesse Regalado took fourth Saturday for the Minnesota West wrestling team at the Triton Invite. Cannon, competing at 141, lost his first-round match 10-2 but won his next three matches to get to the third-place bout. There, he earned a 5-3...
December 13, 2015 - 11:30pm
December 11, 2015
Minnesota West basketball: Lady Jays rally, Bluejays can't
VIRGINIA — The Minnesota West basketball teams earned a split Friday night against Mesabi Range. The women opened with a 63-56 come-from-behind triumph, but the men fell 88-71. The Lady Jays overcame a 16-point first half deficit to beat the Lady Norse by seven, improving their...
December 11, 2015 - 11:50pm
December 6, 2015
Minnesota West basketball: Bluejays get dramatic win; West women keep it close
WORTHINGTON — Playing host to Minnesota College Athletic Conference Northern Division teams for the second consecutive day, the Minnesota West...
December 6, 2015 - 10:59pm
College wrestling: Minnesota West's Cannon, Barker take third
MOORHEAD — Minnesota West Bluejay wrestlers Lamont Cannon and Nathan Barker had success Saturday at the Dragon Open in Moorhead. Cannon placed third at 141 pounds in the Red Varsity Division and Barker placed third at 149 pounds in the White Freshman/Sophomore Division. Both Bluejays...
December 6, 2015 - 10:42pm
December 5, 2015
College basketball: Minnesota West earns much-needed sweep
WORTHINGTON — Both the Minnesota West men’s and women’s basketball teams came into Friday’s home doubleheader with Itasca desperately...
December 5, 2015 - 12:09am
November 23, 2015
College basketball: Morningside gets past Minnesota West
SIOUX CITY, Iowa — Both Minnesota West basketball teams entered the Thanksgiving break on a loss Monday. The Bluejay men kept the game close throughout, but dropped a 68-65 decision against Morningside’s junior varsity squad. The depleted Lady Jays saw the Mustangs pull away...
November 23, 2015 - 11:04pm
Zach Hacker: One for the ages
I was in rare territory Saturday. Not physically. As an alumnus of Minnesota State University, Mankato, I’ve spent a lot of time at Blakeslee...
November 23, 2015 - 9:51pm
November 22, 2015
College basketball: Minnesota West swept by Iowa Lakes
ESTHERVILLE, Iowa — Minnesota West continued its busy schedule to open the 2015-16 season with a short trip to Estherville, Iowa, to take on Iowa Lakes Community College Saturday. The Bluejay men trailed by just eight at halftime. Despite what head coach Justin Heckenlaible said...
November 22, 2015 - 11:42pm
November 17, 2015
Women's college basketball: Minnesota West can't overcome turnovers
ST. PETER — Minnesota West knew its schedule to open the season would be no picnic. Tuesday, it learned that the hard way when it went up against a tough Gustavus Adolphus College junior varsity squad. Although no statistics were kept, Lady Jays head coach Rosalie Hayenga-Hostikka...
November 17, 2015 - 10:56pm