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PREP WRESTLING: Energized effort

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MARSHALL – After the Marshall wrestling team had been off and away from practice to start the week, Marshall coach Justin Bouwman was unsure how his team would come out to start in their triangular meet against New Ulm Area and Quad County. The No. 10-ranked Tigers responded in a strong ...

PREP BOYS BASKETBALL: Marshall takes out Watertown, 63-39

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MARSHALL – The Marshall boys basketball team continued its run of stellar defensive performances on Friday to hold the visiting Watertown (S.D) Arrows to a 16-point second half in a decisive 63-39 victory. The win marks their third consecutive game of limiting opponents to under 50 points. ...

SMSU WRESTLING: SMSU closes home season with victory over Dragons

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MARSHALL – The Southwest Minnesota State wrestling team closed its home season with a 24-16 victory over MSU Moorhead on Friday night in the PE Gym. SMSU picked up its first victory of the season to advance to 1-6 overall and 1-5 in the NSIC while MSUM drops to 2-9 overall and 2-5 in the ...

YOUTH HOCKEY: A Wild surprise

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MARSHALL – Many athletes get to experience what a typical gameday is like on a day-to-day basis. For one night, a few of them got a one-of-a-kind experience at what it’s like at a professional-like atmosphere. The Marshall and New Ulm/Sleepy Eye PeeWee B hockey teams were surprised on ...

PREP GYMNASTICS: Marshall falls short to Luverne in dual meet

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MARSHALL – Despite missing a full week’s worth of practice, the Marshall gymnastics team put together a strong effort in Thursday’s home matchup against Luverne. Ultimately the impressive performance by the Tigers fell short in the end, however, as the Cardinals escaped with a narrow ...

JAKE’S TAKE: Tiger tandem having seasons to remember

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MARSHALL – Hockey lovers in the city of Marshall have had a lot to be excited about during the 2018-2019 season. The Tigers boys hockey team is on pace for its best season in program history with a 17-2-1 record and is currently ranked No. 14 in the state, while the girls have an ...

SMSU WRESTLING: SMSU hosts MSU Moorhead for final home match

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MARSHALL – The Southwest Minnesota State wrestling team (0-6, 0-5 NSIC) hosts MSU Moorhead (2-7, 2-3 NSIC) on Friday night in the PE Gym. Friday's dual against MSU Moorhead is the final home match of the season. SMSU notes SMSU dropped the dual to Minnesota State on Saturday, 22-9, ...

PREP BOYS HOCKEY: Marshall stays put at No. 14 in latest polls

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Associated Press poll for Minnesota boys' high school hockey, provided by Let's Play Hockey newspaper. First-place votes are in parentheses. Class AA 1. Edina (8) 2. Minnetonka (2) 3. Blaine 4. Andover 5. Maple Grove 6. St. Thomas Academy 7. White Bear ...

YOUTH HOCKEY: Marshall Squirt B hockey falls to Redwood Valley

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REDWOOD FALLS – The MAHA Squirt B hockey team was unable to overcome an early deficit on Sunday, falling to Redwood Valley 10-1. The Cardinals jumped out to a three-goal lead in the first period before the Tiger’s Kirby Meulebroeck scored unassisted with 2:04 remaining in the first. ...