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VFW BASEBALL: Marshall Black goes 2-1 over weekend

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MARSHALL – After playing six games in the last 10 days, the Marshall VFW Black baseball team entered the weekend looking to make a little noise in the VFW tournament before they went on their week-long break. They would take care of Sioux Falls East 4-3 and fall to Alexandria 13-8 on Saturday ...

AMATEUR BASEBALL: Ruthton falls to Fairmont

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RUTHTON - There would be no Ruthton Royals rally against Fairmont on Sunday. The Royals dug themselves into an early three-run deficit and failed to string together enough hits to mount a rally. With the Ruthton bats silenced the visiting Fairmont Martins cruised to a 9-0 victory in seven ...

BASEBALL ROUNDUP: Marshall Legion baseball drops pair of games

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NEW ULM – The Marshall Legion baseball team fell to Forest Lake 3-2 before dropping to Stillwater 13-3 in six innings in the Upper Midwest Classic Saturday. Against Forest Lake, Ryan VanMoer led the way for Marshall with a 1 for 4 day at the plate while Mason Penske went 1 for 2 and Brandon ...

SMSU ATHLETICS: Mustang Memories: Lionel Bolden

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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 ...

VFW BASEBALL: Marshall Black falls to Elk River

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MARSHALL – A five-run fourth inning helped Elk River sneak past Marshall Black, 6-4 at Legion Field on Friday. With the game tied at one to start the fourth Elk River put up a crooked number in the top half of the inning, scoring five runs to open up a 6-1 lead. Elk River scored the first ...

AMATEUR BASEBALL: Milroy Yankees get by Sacred Heart

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MILROY – It's been quite a week for the Milroy Yankees, in particular Austin and Nathan Deutz. In a span of three days, the two brothers have delivered back-to-back masterpieces on the mound. On Wednesday, Austin threw a seven inning no-hitter in dominating fashion, striking out 16 batters ...

BASEBALL ROUNDUP: Marshall VFW Orange drops to Watertown

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MILROY – The Marshall VFW Orange 15U baseball team fell to Watertown S.D. 6-2 Friday in Milroy. Peyton Grant, Zach Olsen and Jack Bly all led the way for Marshall with 1 for 4 days at the plate while Konnor Aufenthie and Blake Kruse picked up the RBIs. Jordan Mernaugh took the loss for ...

LEGION BASEBALL: Mudcats fall to Watertown in doubleheader

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WATERTOWN, S.D – The Marshall Legion baseball team fell to Watertown in a doubleheader Wednesday. The Mudcats dropped the opener 14-10 before falling in the nightcap 16-6 in five innings. In the opener, Logan Tomasek led the way for Marshall with a 2 for 5 day at the plate with two RBIs ...

VFW BASEBALL: Slayton slips past Marshall Orange, 9-6

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SLAYTON - A six-run fifth inning proved to be the difference during a VFW baseball game on Tuesday between Marshall Orange and Slayton. With Marshall down 2-1 after four innings, Marshall Orange took the field in the bottom of the fifth inning holding what seemed to be a comfortable 5-2 lead. ...