AREA HOCKEY: Taking the next step

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MARSHALL — Marshall boys hockey standout Kaleb Welvaert was a fixture on rinks from the Twin Cities area all the way up to Duluth this fall where he competed against some of the state’s most talented players in the ultra-competitive Upper Midwest Elite League. On Sunday, the Tiger ...

PREP GIRLS HOCKEY: Tigers poised for another successful season

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MARSHALL — For Marshall girls hockey captains Logan Sherman and Kaitlyn Timm, the transition from tying their volleyball shoes to lacing up their skates for the hockey season had to feel like an overnight process. The two Tigers, only days removed from their consolation championship match ...

CLASS AA VOLLEYBALL: Finishing touch

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ST. PAUL - Not many teams get to end their season on a win. Whether it's through a championship or in consolation, only a select few groups get to experience that winning one more time. After extending its season another day, the Marshall volleyball team closed their trip to state with a ...

CLASS AA VOLLEYBALL: Tigers’ season goes well beyond the court

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ST. PAUL — Sports can provide a lot of things. From long-lasting friendships between players to valuable life lessons taught by coaches, there are a magnitude of things that can be showcased within the parameters of the playing surface. But life is so much bigger than sports and an example ...

CLASS A VOLLEYBALL: Putting it on repeat

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ST. PAUL — After reaching the mountaintop last season, the Minneota volleyball team has had the target on its backs as the defending state champions. Despite graduating several key starters, the young Vikings reached the Class A tournament and found their way back to the championship match ...