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SMSU SOFTBALL: Mustangs earn split with UMary

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BISMARCK, N.D. – The Southwest Minnesota State softball team (16-18, 11-11 NSIC) split with UMary (18-24, 9-13 NSIC) after falling 2-1 in Game 1 in eight innings and winning 3-1 in Game 2 on Friday afternoon in Bismarck, North Dakota. Game 1 The Marauders were the first run on the ...

PREP SOFTBALL: Pitcher perfect

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SLAYTON – Murray County Central’s Amanda Muecke was not just good in her outing in the circle against Adrian Area on Thursday. In fact, she was perfect. Her teammates matched that energy at the plate as well. With an outstanding performance from Muecke that was coupled with some hot ...

SMSU TENNIS: Andrew Cobb resigns as head coach

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MARSHALL - Southwest Minnesota State University head women's tennis coach Andrew Cobb announced his resignation on Thursday to become the Director of Tennis at Young Harris College in Young Harris, Ga. Cobb will serve as head coach for both the women's and men's programs at Young Harris, ...

PREP SPORTS ROUNDUP: Rebels take out Adrian Area

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SLAYTON — The Murray County Central baseball team picked up a conference win on Thursday, defeating Adrian 5-2. Spencer Wajer led the Rebels offense, going 2 for 3 with a double and an RBI. Wajer also earned the save on the mound, striking out three batters over the final two innings to ...

SPRING PREVIEW: Minneota Vikings baseball

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MINNEOTA – With weather playing a factor in the early part of their schedule, the Minneota baseball team has had to remain indoors for practices as it prepares for another competitive season after finishing fourth in Section 3A with a 3-2 record in five games played. Though the inclement ...

SPRING PREVIEW: Minneota Viking golf

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MINNEOTA – The Minneota boys and girls golf team are ready to hit the links after another successful season, and this year, will have some new faces leading the way at coach. Walker Hennen and Nicole Evers take on the head coaching duties after serving as assistant coaches last season. ...

SPRING PREVIEW: Minneota/Canby softball

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MINNEOTA - Returning nearly all of its players from a season ago, the Minneota/Canby softball team will rely on that chemistry from a 2018 season that saw the team finish with a 13-7 record overall. Looking to build off of the success, four-year head coach Heidi Boerboom is having her team ...

SPRING PREVIEW: Canby Lancer baseball

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CANBY – After hovering around the .500 mark a season ago, the Canby baseball team will look to bounce back in 2019 under head coach Ryan Arndt. The Lancers return a balance of veteran leadership and young talent, including four seniors in Riley Kockelman, Bryce Hansen, Nolan Harding and ...

SPRING PREVIEW: Canby Lancer golf

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CANBY – The Canby golf team will look to improve on its success this spring under head coach Adam Richter. The Lancers will also rely on their youth this spring, with one senior on this year’s roster. Richter said the first few weeks of the season have been about creating solid contact ...

SPRING PREVIEW: Canby/Minneota track

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CANBY – The Canby/Minneota track and field team will look to replicate its sucess from a season ago this spring under fourth-year head coach Sara Hemish. Boys Track It’s no secret that over the past couple of seasons the Minneota/Canby boys track and field team has derived much of its ...

PREP BASEBALL: No room to run

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WABASSO – The offensive woes for the Wabasso baseball team continued in Tuesday night’s doubleheader with Springfield as the Rabbits were shut out in back-to-back games and were held without a hit in the second contest that ended 10-0 in favor of the Tigers after six innings. Heading ...