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PREP BOYS HOCKEY: No. 2 Marshall skates past No. 7 Willmar

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MARSHALL—The No. 2 seed Marshall Tigers snuck by the pesky No. 7 Willmar Cardinals in the Section 3A quarterfinals Thursday night, 1-0. In a defensive battle, Marshall’s defensemen Logan Tomasek scored the game's only goal at the 8:10 mark in the first period. The goal was Tomasek’s ...

SMSU MEN’S BASKETBALL: Bigler, Bruggeman earn NSIC honors

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BURNSVILLE – The Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference announced today that Southwest Minnesota State University sophomore guard Ryan Bruggeman has been named first team All-NSIC, while SMSU head coach Brad Bigler has been named the NSIC Coach of the Year. Bruggeman, a 6-foot, 177-pound ...

PREP SPORTS ROUNDUP: Rebels edge out Ellsworth, 54-50

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SLAYTON – The Murray County Central girls basketball team defeated Ellsworth 54-50 in their play-in game of the Section 3A tournament Thursday. Riley Schmitz led the way for the Rebels with 17 points, including knocking down five 3-pointers. Montana Beckmann added 12 points while Rachel Van ...

PREP SWIMMING: Tiger swimmers leading Montevideo this season

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MARSHALL – Four Marshall High School swimmers have found a new home – and success – on the Montevideo swim and dive team. Brandon Groenewold, Matthew Dunn, Nicholas Dunn and Addison Clarin are the four Tigers who have made a splash this season for the Montevideo/Marshall team. A recent ...

SMSU MEN’S BASKETBALL: Mustangs run away from Bulldogs, 79-54

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MARSHALL - Just four days removed from a NSIC South Division Championship, the Southwest Minnesota State University men’s basketball team continued its strong play with a 79-54 victory over the University of Minnesota Duluth in the opening round of the NSIC Tournament Wednesday. The ...

PREP SPORTS: Wabasso’s Mitchell Fulton earns Triple A award

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WABASSO - The Academics, Arts, and Athletic Award was established in 1988 and is sponsored by the Minnesota State High School League. The Region 3A, Sub Region 9 winner for the boys is Mitchell Fulton from Wabasso High School. Fulton is the son of Jon and Kelly Fulton. During Fulton’s high ...

TUESDAY PREP ROUNDUP: Blackjacks defeat Bold 66-61

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DAWSON - The Dawson-Boyd Blackjacks picked up their 13th win of the season Tuesday with a 66-61 victory over BOLD. Alex Swenson recorded a double-double for the Blackjacks, scoring 29 points and grabbing 10 rebounds. Bentley Boike reached double figures with 14 points and grabbed eight ...

PREP BOYS BASKETBALL: Tigers roll past Sioux falls Roosevelt

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MARSHALL – The 2017 senior class for the Marshall Tiger basketball team is a special one. Mitch Sueker, Weston Baker Magrath and Zach Bloemker will all be playing college basketball. Blaise Andries and Reece Winkelman will both be playing Division I football. Nicky Ektanitphong will be ...

PREP GIRLS BASKETBALL: Lakeview holds off Wabasso, 61-58

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WABASSO – The Lakeview Lakers finish their regular season on a high note, defeating the Wabasso Rabbits 61-58 Tuesday night. After being down five points at half, the Lakers used the first nine minutes of the second half to regain the lead 39-38. Lakeview’s Coach Mike Imes knew his team ...