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SMSU ATHLETICS: Mustang Memories: 1993 Softball Team

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MARSHALL - Southwest Minnesota State University is celebrating 50 years during the 2017-18 academic year. During the next few months, SMSU Athletics will take a look back and fondly remember some of the most memorable events, teams, coaches and student-athletes over the past 50 years. This ...

LEGION BASEBALL: Late-inning comeback lifts Marshall Legion

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HUTCHINSON – The Marshall Legion baseball team used a combination of strong pitching and defense as well as late-inning hitting to overcome an early deficit against Willmar Monday in the opening round of the Legion playoffs. The Mudcats defeated Willmar 4-2 to advance to the next round of the ...

AMATEUR BASEBALL: Marshall A’s fall to Brookings

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MARSHALL – As the skies cleared and the field dried up from the afternoon showers, the Marshall A’s prepared for one of their tougher matchups of the year. The Brookings Cubs, sporting an impressive 19-3 record on the season, arrived at Legion Field firing on all cylinders. The A’s, ...

VFW BASEBALL: Marshall VFW Black comes back to beat Tracy

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MARSHALL – The Marshall Black and Tracy VFW baseball teams kept up with the scorching temperatures with hot hitting Monday evening. Both teams had 11 hits, but Marshall battled back to defeat Tracy with a 9-8 come-from-behind victory at Legion Field. Marshall jumped out to an early lead to ...

BASEBALL ROUNDUP: Marshall VFW Orange takes down Willmar

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WILLMAR – The Marshall VFW Orange baseball team defeated Willmar 10-5 Monday night. Zach Olsen led the way for Marshall with a 2 for 4 day at the plate with three RBIs while Konnor Aufenthie went 1 for 3 with two RBIs. Aufenthie earned the win on the hill, going two innings while allowing ...

AMATEUR BASEBALL: Mudhens break out bats in doubleheader win

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MINNEOTA – The Minneota Mudhens used a little bit of offensive display at the plate and a little stifling pitching on the mound to concoct a winning recipe during their doubleheader matchup against Cottonwood and Madison on Sunday. In the opener against Cottonwood, the Mudhens jumped out to ...

AMATEUR BASEBALL: Dumont powers its way past Cottonwood, 9-1

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COTTONWOOD – The Cottonwood amateur baseball team fell victim to a pair of home runs as Dumont used a couple of multi-run innings to cruise to a 9-1 victory Saturday afternoon at Lakeview High School. Dumont jumped out to a quick 3-0 advantage thanks to an early home run. They then added ...

AMATEUR BASEBALL: Milroy Yankees outlast Marshall A’s, 5-1

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MARSHALL – With a packed attendance and the smell of hot dogs and grilled food in the air, the Marshall A’s and Milroy Yankees squared off underneath the Legion Field lights Friday. It would only be fitting the game featured a pitcher’s duel and a low-scoring affair to start, as the game ...