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PREP TRACK AND FIELD: Area teams compete at 3A Section Meet

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PIPESTONE – The 3A Section track meet was held in Pipestone on Thursday, with 25 teams and countless athletes vying for a shot to compete at the state tournament next week. 100 Meters MCC’s Ethan Swanson is headed to the state tournament with his second place finish. Swanson finished ...

AMATEUR BASEBALL: Marshall A’s slip past Hadley, 8-5

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MARSHALL – On Thursday, the Marshall A’s and Hadley Buttermakers squared off in an early season amateur baseball matchup at Legion Field. The Buttermakers controlled the first half of the game, but the A’s were able to continue their hot start to the season and pull off an 8-5 victory. ...

PREP BASEBALL: Tigers take down New Ulm in sections, 9-3

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MARSHALL – The Marshall and New Ulm baseball teams faced each other twice during the regular season. The first game saw the Eagles escape with a narrow 6-5 victory. The second game went to the Tigers, thanks in part to a ninth-inning rally that broke a 2-2 tie en route to an 8-2 win. With ...

PREP TRACK AND FIELD: Marshall competes in subsection meet

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ST. PETER – Wednesday marked the first day of the 2AA Section Track Meet in Saint Peter on the campus of Gustavus Adolphus. The first day consisted of preliminaries in track events and finals in certain field events. In the boys triple jump Mitch Sueker placed eighth with a jump of ...

AMATEUR BASEBALL: Milroy Yankees fall to Brookings

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MILROY — The Brookings, S.D., Cubs defeated the Milroy Yankees 6-0 on Wednesday. The Yankees couldn’t get much going off Cubs pitcher Kyle Krogman. He allowed two hits over seven innings and recorded 13 strikeouts. The two hits went to Riley Carpenter (1 for 3, double) and Nathan Deutz ...

SMSU ATHLETICS: Drown SMSU Golf Classic set for June 9

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MARSHALL – Individual and team spots are still available for the 32nd annual David & Carol Drown SMSU Golf Classic set for Friday, June 9, at the Marshall Golf Club. The five-person golf scramble, is sponsored by the Mustang Booster Club with registration and lunch beginning at 11 a.m., ...

PREP BASEBALL: RRC/WWG routs CMCS

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MILROY – The Red Rock Central/Westbrook-Walnut Grove Falcons displayed why they are one of the tougher teams in the area on Tuesday during their convincing 11-1 victory over the Central Minnesota Christian Bluejays. The Falcons did a little bit of everything during their section tournament ...

PREP BASEBALL: MACCRAY knocks out Dawson-Boyd

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MONTEVIDEO – The section 3A tournament continued on Tuesday in Montevideo, as the Dawson-Boyd Blackjacks battled with the MACCRAY Wolverines. Each team came into the game with a win and a loss in tournament play. Dawson-Boyd beat Renville County West last Saturday before losing 8-7 against ...

PREP BASEBALL: Liebl leads Wabasso past LQPV

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MILROY – Devan Liebl isn't the type of pitcher that will overpower a batter with his velocity. What he will do is pound the strike zone and give the defense behind him the opportunity to flash the leather.The senior starting pitcher for the Wabasso Rabbits did exactly that on Tuesday evening ...

AMATEUR BASEBALL: Buttermakers break out bats in win over Lakers

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HADLEY – The Hadley amateur baseball team used an eight-run fifth inning to fuel a come-from-behind victory against Heron Lake on Monday. After neither team could find the scoreboard in the first inning, the Buttermakers struck first in the bottom of the second, when Nick Bruning smacked a ...

SUNDAY AMATEUR BASEBALL: Milroy Yankees fall to Raymond

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RAYMOND – The Milroy Yankees fell to Raymond 4-3 on Sunday afternoon. The Rockets scored a pair of runs in the eighth inning to regain the lead after trailing 3-2. Andy Schmidt led the way for the Yankees with a 4 for 5 day at the plate while Nolan Schaeffer went 3 for 4 with a home run and ...

PREP SOFTBALL: New Ulm halts Tigers’ postseason run

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MANKATO – The fourth time was not the charm for the Marshall Tigers on Saturday against the New Ulm Eagles. The Tigers and Eagles had squared off three times prior to Saturday’s subsection tournament game. In the first meeting New Ulm edged Marshall, 5-3. The next two meetings were ...

PREP SOFTBALL: Lakers defeat Panthers, fall to BOLD to end season

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COTTONWOOD – The Lakeview softball team used a late-inning rally to eliminate Tracy-Milroy-Balaton 7-5 before seeing their season come to an end with a 14-4 loss to BOLD in six innings in the Section 3A playoffs Saturday afternoon. After the Lakers defeated Renville County West 11-1 in six ...

PREP BASEBALL: Dawson-Boyd slips past RCW, drops to CMCS

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DAWSON – With the high school baseball regular season officially wrapped up, the city of Dawson was host to a full slate of Section 3A postseason games on Saturday. The first game of the day was between the Dawson-Boyd Blackjacks and the Renville County West Jaguars. With an atmosphere that ...

PREP BASEBALL: Minneota baseball ousted early with loss to CMCS

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DAWSON – The first round of the section 3A baseball playoffs continued with a matchup on Saturday between the third-seeded Minneota Vikings and the six-seeded Central Minnesota Christian School Blue Jays. The game did not disappoint, as a back-and-forth contest between the two schools ended ...