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SMSU SOFTBALL: Mustangs drop doubleheader to St. Cloud State

MARSHALL – The Southwest Minnesota State University softball team got to do something not many teams in the state have been able to achieve so far this season: play a true home game. Playing on a converted Mattke Field at the Schwan Regional Event Center, the Mustangs hosted the St. Cloud ...

SMSU SOFTBALL: SMSU games moved to Sunday and Monday at Mattke Field

MARSHALL – The Southwest Minnesota State University softball program has announced changes to this weekend's schedule for games versus St. Cloud State and Minnesota Duluth set for Marshall. SMSU will now play all four games at Mattke Field at the Schwan Regional Event Center. SMSU will face ...

SMSU GOLF: Mustangs in sixth after round one of NSIC Championships

SMITHVILLE, Mo. - The Southwest Minnesota State University women's golf team opened the first round of the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Championships on Friday, shooting a 55-over-par 343, and is currently in sixth place in the 12-team, 54-hole championship held at Paradise ...

AMATEUR BASEBALL: A’s from B to C: Marshall changing classes

MARSHALL - While the weather didn't quite get the memo yet, the 2018 amateur baseball season is quickly approaching. The first town ball games on the area schedule are currently set for one week from Sunday. The Marshall A's season will begin on May 20, with the team's home opener set for May ...

SMSU GOLF: Mustangs prepare for NSIC Championship this weekend

MARSHALL - The Southwest Minnesota State University women's golf team resumes action this Friday, Saturday and Sunday for the 54-hole Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Championship at Paradise Pointe Golf Complex-Outlaw Course in Smithville, Missouri. The championship was originally ...

SMSU ATHLETICS: More SMSU events moved around, canceled for this week

MARSHALL – More Southwest Minnesota State University events have been canceled or moved around for this week. FOOTBALL The annual Spring Game and Kids Clinic have been canceled due to inclement weather, according to coach Cory Sauter. SOFTBALL The Mustangs’ doubleheader against ...

SMSU WRESTLING: Five student-athletes get named to NWCA All-Academic team

MANHEIM, Pa. - A total of five Southwest Minnesota State University wrestling student-athletes have been named to the National Wrestling Coaches Association All-Academic team for the 2017-18 season. Mustangs named to this year's team include junior Cortez Arredondo (West St. Paul, Minn.), ...

VIKINGS TAKEOVER: Paul Allen, KFAN Radio ‘take over’ Marshall

MARSHALL — It was a moment in sports history that Paul Allen will never forget. Like everybody else in Minnesota, the play-by-play announcer for the Vikings on KFAN was hoping for a miracle against the New Orleans Saints in the National Football Conference playoffs in January. The Vikings ...