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LEGION BASEBALL: Comeback kids

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MARSHALL – The Marshall and BOLD Legion baseball teams kept things close during their game on Thursday. So close that it nearly didn’t have a run scored. That’s when Jordan Mernaugh decided to change things up. With the game scoreless and runners on second and third with one out, ...

VFW BASEBALL: Marshall Orange rolls past Pipestone

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MILROY – After a rough outing on Tuesday against Luverne, the Marshall 15U Orange team responded in a big way against Pipestone with an 11-6 victory at a stormy Irish Yard. Coach Thomas Fischer was proud of the way his team battled back after the deflating loss Tuesday at the hands of ...

AMATEUR BASEBALL: In command

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MILROY – Nathan Deutz wasn’t going to let an early deficit get the best of him. In fact, that was all he let up the entire evening. The Milroy Yankees lefthander was in command all night long, allowing just one run on three hits while striking out 17, as the Yankees cruised to a 7-1 ...

AAU BASKETBALL: Taking the next step

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MINNEAPOLIS – When the prep basketball season has come to an end and the state champions have been crowned, a whole new season begins for players looking to continue honing their skills into the summer months. It’s no different here in Minnesota, with AAU teams competing across the state ...

VFW BASEBALL: Luverne breaks out bats to take down Marshall Orange

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MARSHALL – The Marshall 15U Orange baseball team looked to bounce back from a hard-earned doubleheader split against Sioux Falls when it squared off against Luverne on Tuesday night. Instead, it was Luverne who jumped out to an offensive groove and never looked back, as Marshall fell 21-3 in ...

VFW BASEBALL: Hard-fought split

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MARSHALL – It was a tale of two games for the Marshall 15U Orange baseball team in its doubleheader against the Sioux Falls 14U Cyclones on Monday. The opener was a back-and-forth classic, with Marshall using its patience at the plate to win 6-5 before the Cyclones earned a split with late ...

AREA GOLF: Marshall A’s to hold annual golf fundraiser Saturday

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MARSHALL – The Marshall A's amateur baseball team will hold its 8th annual golf tournament fundraiser on Saturday at the Marshall Golf Club. The 2-person scramble tournament begins with a shotgun start at noon. Registration starts at 11 a.m. The cost is $50 and includes 18 holes of golf and ...

LEGION BASEBALL: Mudcats drop pair of games

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SEARLES – Every year New Ulm plays host to the Upper Midwest Classic Legion baseball tournament that is comprised of 20 different teams broken down into four groups competing in a round-robin system. The winner of each of the four groups meet in the semifinals to decide who will go on to ...

AMATEUR BASEBALL: Milroy Yankees cruise past Granite Falls 11-3

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GRANITE FALLS – The Milroy Yankees amateur baseball team defeated the Granite Falls Kilowatts 11-3 on Sunday. Isaac Schmitt led the way for the Yankees with a 2 for 4 day at the plate with two RBI while Brian Dolan and Riley Carpenter each added a hit and two RBI. Tyler Vaughn earned the ...

AREA VOLLEYBALL: Twice as nice

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MARSHALL – The prep volleyball calendar may start in 48 days, but for many players around the area, they’re already in mid-season mode. Marshall’s Erica Jones, Whitney Schwartz, Paige Andries, Bria Morris, Mia Schnaible, Logan Sherman and Leann Stensrud, along with several other players ...

AMATEUR BASEBALL: Milroy Yankees hold off Marshall A’s 1-0

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MARSHALL - The Milroy Yankees amateur baseball team were able to get out to an early lead against the Marshall A's on Friday night. That ended up being enough offense the Yankees needed to stay above the A's, as Milroy earned a 1-0 victory at Legion Field. The top half of the first inning for ...

OUTDOORS: Right on target

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VESTA – To say that Vesta’s Jared Zollner had a busy June would be an understatement. The Wabasso grad has been all over the Midwest area and back throughout the last few weeks, participating in multiple air rifle competitions. During his travels, Zollner enjoyed meeting competitors from ...