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AMATEUR BASEBALL ROUNDUP: Cottonwood splits pair of games over weekend

COTTONWOOD – The Cottonwood amateur baseball team defeated Rosen 8-4 on Saturday before falling to Morris 3-1 in six innings on Sunday. Against Rosen, Jacob Neu led the way for the Cardinals with a 2 for 4 day at the plate with two RBIs while Seth Boerboom also went 2 for 4 with a couple of ...

PREP TRACK AND FIELD: Three Tigers place in Top 10 at state meet

ST. PAUL - The first day of the state track meet at Hamline University has come and gone. The Marshall Tigers had three individuals compete in their respective events. Marshall's long distance runner Claire Boersma competed in the first event of the day at 9 a.m. The senior competed in the ...

PREP TRACK AND FIELD: Area teams complete Day One of state meet

ST. PAUL - The first day of the Class A state tournament came to a close Friday, with a number of local athletes competing in a handful of events. Kendra Ludeman, the defending state champion in the high jump, placed second in the same event for the Tracy-Milroy-Balaton Panthers. The TMB ...

SMSU ATHLETICS: SMSU holds annual Drown Classic golf tournament

MARSHALL — Southwest Minnesota State University Athletics hosted the Drown SMSU Golf Classic at Marshall Golf Club on Friday. Troy Deutz, Alex Christianson, Brad Wendland, Chris Green and Jon Green won the five-golfer scramble tournament with a score of 52. The team was sponsored by ...

AMATEUR BASEBALL: Cold Spring tosses no-hitter, shuts out Milroy Yankees 9-0

MILROY – No-hitters are a rarity in baseball, but on Friday, fans at Milroy Yankee Field were witnesses to just that. Unfortunately, it was the home team on the losing end, as the Milroy Yankees' offense sputtered, losing to the Cold Spring Springers by a score of 9-0. Coming into the game, ...

VFW BASEBALL: Marshall Black handles Slayton

MARSHALL – The Marshall VFW Black baseball team busted out the bats in a big way during their game against Slayton on Thursday evening. Marshall batted around the order at least once in all of their at bats en route to a 23-0 victory in five innings. Marshall jumped out of the gate early on ...

PREP SPORTS ROUNDUP: Marshall VFW Orange falls to Worthington, 14-8

WORTHINGTON – The Marshall VFW Orange 15U baseball team fell to Worthington 14-8 Thursday night. Peyton Grant led the way for Marshall with a 2 for 4 day at the plate while Jacob Hughes, Jordan Mernaugh, Logan Terfehr and Blake Kruse all picked up an RBI. Konnor Aufenthie took the loss ...

AMATEUR BASEBALL: Milroy Irish cruises past Ruthton 17-1

MILROY – The Milroy Irish defeated the Ruthton Royals 17-1 Wednesday night. Tyler Patterson led the way for the Irish, going 3 for 4 with four RBIs while Brady Lanoue went 2 for 5. Tyler Peterson earned the win on the hill, going six innings while allowing just two hits and one run while ...

PREP BASEBALL: Wabasso ousts LQPV to advance to section finals

MILROY – For the second time in less than two weeks the Wabasso Rabbits defeated the Lac qui Parle Valley Eagles in section tournament play. In the first meeting the Rabbits defeated LQPV 9-0. The second time around the Eagles were unable to solve the pesky Rabbits, as Wabasso defeated LQPV ...