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PREP FOOTBALL: Lancers come back to beat Lakers, 27-13

COTTONWOOD – The Canby Lancers scored 27 unasnwered points to spoil Lakeview's homecoming Friday evening. The Lancers fell behind 13-0, but answered back to score 27 straight to defeat the Lakers, 27-13. “We talked about it all week that Canby never goes away,” Lakeview coach John ...

PREP FOOTBALL: Marshall rolls over New Ulm

MARSHALL – In the first game of their season, the Marshall football team put 70 points on the board in a shutout win over Albert Lea. Three weeks later, the Tigers found a way to top it. Coming back home on Friday night against New Ulm, Marshall scored early, often and everywhere in between ...

PREP SPORTS ROUNDUP: Rabbits cruise by Springfield

SPRINGFIELD — Wabasso defeated Springfield 54-0 on Friday. Wabasso used an efficient offensive attack in the win. Nick Altermatt was 9-10 for 163 yards and two touchdown passes. Cooper Taylor added three scores on the ground, finishing with 89 yards on 14 carries. Colton Taylor caught ...

SMSU VOLLEYBALL: Mustangs still perfect after sweep over Bemidji State

BEMIDJI – Top ranked Southwest Minnesota State (12-0) volleyball held Bemidji State (3-9) to just 24 kills and a .039 attack percentage in a 25-13, 25-8, 25-22 sweep on Friday night in the BSU Gymnasium. The No. 1 team in the nation had it's best attack percentage (.450) of the season as ...

SMSU CROSS COUNTRY: SMSU cross country to run today at Roy Griak Invitational

MARSHALL – The Southwest Minnesota State University women's and men's cross country teams compete this Saturday at the 32nd annual Roy Griak Invitational hosted by the University of Minnesota. The race takes place at the University of Minnesota Les Bolstad Golf Course located in St. ...

SMSU SOCCER: Late CSP goal lifts Golden Bears 2-1 over SMSU soccer

ST. PAUL – Southwest Minnesota State surrendered a crushing 83rd minute go-ahead goal from Concordia-St. Paul in what would finish a 2-1 loss on Friday night at Sea Foam Stadium. The Mustangs responded almost immediately after giving up an early goal on the road, but were unable to ...

Effective offense guides Vikings to win over Sting

MINNEOTA —With a busy week of homecoming festivities, the successful shutout that Minneota saw over Yellow Medicine East gave them another reason to celebrate Friday night with the final score coming to 39-0. The Vikings started out the game with three touchdowns in the first quarter. The ...

PREP VOLLEYBALL: Minneota rolls past Blackjacks in sweep

MINNEOTA – The eighth ranked Minneota Vikings made quick work of the Dawson-Boyd Blackjacks Thursday evening. Playing in front of a homecoming crowd the Vikings defeated the Blackjacks in straight sets. The Blackjacks scored the first point in the opening set on a Mary Bothun kill. That ...

PREP GIRLS SOCCER: Tigers break out offense in 7-1 win over Trojans

MARSHALL— The Marshall girls soccer team scored an early goal in their game, and they never stopped attacking the goal from then on as the Tigers won 7-1 on Thursday evening over Worthington. Sophomore Lenei Estrada recorded the first of many goals that the Tigers would score in their game ...

PREP SPORTS ROUNDUP: Panthers take out Sting, 3-0

TRACY — No. 2-ranked Tracy-Milroy-Balaton defeated Yellow Medicine East 3-0 (25-20, 25-11, 25-15) on Thursday. Sydney Lanoue led the Panthers with 13 kills and 10 digs. Kaylee Kirk served up a pair of aces and recorded a team high 16 digs, while Evy Dolan added seven kills in the ...

PREP FOOTBALL: Game of the week: Canby at Lakeview

COTTONWOOD - Points will be at a premium in Cottonwood tonight when the Canby Lancers take the gridiron to take on the Lakeview Lakers. Both teams have struggled to find their footing offensively through the first three weeks of the season. The Lancers are 1-2 and have been shutout in their ...

YOUTH SWIMMING: Southwest Swim Club begins fall and winter season

MARSHALL – Southwest Swim Club kicked off their fall and winter season on Tuesday, with tryouts being held on Monday. Swimmers can also make appointments to try out for the team. Swimmers can try out the program for free during the month of September. Anyone that can swim one length of ...

AREA GOLF: Marshall Golf Club hosts Ralco five person scramble over weekend

MARSHALL – The Marshall Golf Club held the Ralco five person scramble last weekend. It was a tightly contested event with only four shots separating the top four teams. The team of Ed Winn, Brad Meulebroeck, Greg Ormberg, Mike Tutt and Chad Michelson took first with a score of 57 followed ...