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PREP GIRLS BASKETBALL: Knights defeat Rebels in second half win

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SLAYTON – The Russell-Tyler-Ruthton girls basketball team defeated the Murray County Central Rebels 49-48 Monday night. Tina Haroldson and Alexis Nelson led the way for the Knights with 12 points apiece while Hallie Lingen added six and Mya Christensen chipped in seven. The Knights ...

PREP WRESTLING: Canby goes 2-1 in ACGC tournament

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GROVE CITY – The Canby wrestling team went 2-1 in the Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City tournament on Saturday. The Lancers defeated NYA 39-25 in their opening meet before getting past ACGC 44-18. Canby wrapped up the tournament with a 45-30 loss to Pipestone. Josh Hansen, Evan Stoks ...

Prep Football: Five area athletes compete in MN Showcase

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MINNEAPOLIS – Five area football players were amongst more than 90 of the best high school players in the state as they competed in the Minnesota Football Showcase at U.S. Bank Stadium on Saturday. With the North pitted against the South, athletes got the chance to play alongside people ...

SMSU Volleyball: SMSU ends season in loss to CSP

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St. Paul – The Mustangs had 39 digs as a team in three sets but couldn't find enough offense against a tough Concordia-St. Paul defense as the top seeded Golden Bears defeated Southwest Minnesota State 25-23, 25-12, 25-21 on Saturday night in the Gangelhoff Center. SMSU coach Terry Culhane ...

PREP VOLLEYBALL: 2016 Area Volleyball Second Team

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Bria DeRuyck (Marshall): The senior setter led the Marshall Tigers with 905 set assists (third in the area) this season. DeRuyck was 20th in the area with 32 service aces this year while also compiling 176 digs, 49 kills and 15 blocks. Hannah Bock (Marshall): Bock led the Marshall Tigers ...

PREP VOLLEYBALL: 2016 Area Volleyball Honorable Mention

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Lexi Tauer (TMB): Tauer finished her senior season fourth in the area with 54 service aces. She also recorded 330 digs for the Panthers, along with two kills. Mallory Loosbrock (MCC): Loosbrock recorded 184 kills and 168 digs as a senior in 2016 to lead the Rebels. She added 27 blocks and ...

PREP VOLLEYBALL: 2016 Area Volleyball Leaderboard

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TOTAL KILLS        K Sydney Lanoue, TMB    512 Maddy Guetter, Wab.    446 Ashtin Hmielewski, Mar.    418 Cassidy Mischke, WWG    365 Lydia Sussner, Minn.    361 Natalie Herigon, Minn.    352 Abbey Pederson, Can.     322 Haley ...

PREP BOYS BASKETBALL: WWG cruises by TMB 70-33

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TRACY – The Tracy-Milroy-Balaton Panthers took on the Westbrook-Walnut Grove Chargers on Friday in each team’s first game of the season. The Chargers came out with the win over the Panthers, 70-33. WWG got on the board early in the first half, but Moses Dolan from TMB was fouled soon ...

PREP GIRLS BASKETBALL: TMB defeats Lakers

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COTTONWOOD – The Tracy-Milroy-Balaton Panthers continued their hot start with a win over the Lakeview Lakers 63-49 Friday night. The loss was the Lakers' first on the season. Lakeview jumped out to a quick 5-2 lead behind buckets from Maddie Fenske and Sadie Stelter. However, the ...

SMSU VOLLEYBALL: SMSU beats Augustana, advance to Region semis

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St. Paul – The Southwest Minnesota State Mustangs (28-5) battled from behind all match long, but eventually prevailed in a 3-2 win (21-25, 25-23, 16-25, 25-17, 15-9) over the No. 6 Augustana Vikings (27-6) on Friday night in the Gangelhoff Center. SMSU coach Terry Culhane thought Augustana ...