WORTHINGTON — Several Worthington High School students recently received scores of 3 or higher on their 2018 Advanced Placement exams. The College Board’s Advanced Placement Program enables students to pursue college-level studies while still in high school. Taking AP courses also demonstrates to college admissions officers that students have sought out the most rigorous curriculum available to them.
Friday night football roundup: Pipestone 26, St. James 0 PIPESTONE -- It was all Pipestone Area under the Friday night lights against St. James, as the Saints gained just seven yards of offense against a stiff Arrows defense. Jason Steenstra led the Arrows in the rushing department, pounding for 105 yards and two red zone touchdowns.
BY AARON HAGEN The Globe WORTHINGTON -- After the game, Keyri Gutierrez was speechless. That was probably because she let her game do all the talking. Gutierrez posted a shutout as the Worthington girls soccer team earned a 2-0 victory over visiting Glencoe-Silver Lake on Friday night.
Ambulance 8:37 a.m. Wednesday: 400 block of 50th Avenue, Hills, individual complaining of lower back pain. 1:02 p.m. Wednesday: 400 block of West Harrison Street, Luverne, male who had fallen. 11:18 a.m. Friday: 1300 block of Sixth Avenue, Worthington, male experiencing extreme dizziness. Crashes Rock County Sheriff’s Office: 5:33 p.m. Tuesday, two miles east of Hills on 270th Street.
BY SCOTT RALL The Globe outdoors columnist Last week I wrote about eye conditioning for shooters and the many ways that you can practice to become a better shooter. Conditioning the hunter and the dog for physical exertion is also very important.
Thursday night sports roundup: VOLLEYBALL W-WG 3, MCC 2 WESTBROOK -- Westbrook Walnut Grove clipped Murray County Central in five sets on scores of 25-19, 16-25, 23-25, 25-20, 15-13. Brianna Schmitz led the Rebels from the service line, going a perfect 18-for-18 with three aces.
LA CROSSE, Wis. -- The Minnesota West Community and Technical College volleyball team defeated host Western Tech in three straight games on Wednesday, winning on scores of 25-10, 25-18 and 25-19. Haley Unke had 23 set assists for the Lady Jays. Emily Shaffer had 14 kills. And Shelby Pourier was credited with consistent blocking.
Ambulance 11:53 a.m. Wednesday: 2100 block of Nobles Street, Worthington, male with extended seizure. Crashes WPD: 6:39 p.m. Tuesday, 1000 block of Ryan’s Road. NCSO: vehicle vs. deer, 8:17 p.m. Tuesday, 310th Street and Ulrich Avenue. Fire