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Marshall A’s come from behind to defeat Willmar

MARSHALL — The Marshall A’s defeated the Willmar Rails 4-2 on Sunday. Zach Olson went 3 for 4 with two RBI to lead the A’s to the win. Olson came up to the plate with runners on the corners and two outs in the 7th, and he hit a single to drive in Matt Hmielewski for the go-ahead ...

ROOKIE MINICAMP: ‘It’s work now’

By Josh Dubow AP Pro Football Writer SANTA CLARA, Calif. — The pomp of draft weekend when he was picked third by San Francisco and got to put on his 49ers jersey for the first time is firmly in Trey Lance’s past. Now it’s all about learning a new offense and making the transition to ...

FCS CHAMPIONSHIP: Jackrabbits prepare for FCS Championship

BROOKINGS, S.D. – One season ago, Marshall graduate Trey Lance led the North Dakota State University to a win in the FCS Championship game. On Sunday, his tailback and one of his favorite passing targets in high school will get their own opportunity to play for a national champonship as Reece ...

SMSU SOFTBALL: Mustang season ends with loss to Warriors

ROCHESTER – The Southwest Minnesota State University softball team had its season came to an end on Friday morning with a heartbreaking 2-1 loss to Winona State in an elimination game at the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Tournament played at the RYFSA Complex. SMSU, the ...

PREP SOFTBALL: Pipestone Area sweeps Marshall in Big South doubleheader

MARSHALL — Fresh off a key victory over rival New Ulm this past Tuesday, the Marshall softball team returned to its home field on Thursday for a twinbill series against undefeated Pipestone Area (16-0), who entered the contest ranked No. 4 in Class AA. After finding themselves on the wrong ...

SMSU SOFTBALL: Mustangs split pair of games to open NSIC Tournament

ROCHESTER — The No. 7-seeded Southwest Minnesota State University softball team opened Day 1 of the 2021 Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Tournament, splitting a pair of games. After begining the day with a 4-1 win over No. 10 Northern State University, the Mustangs were defeated by ...

PREP SPORTS ROUNDUP: Jacobson throws a shutout as Tigers top Arrows

PIPESTONE – Charlie Jacobson struck out nine batters and only allowed four hits as the Marshall baseball team shut out Pipestone Area 7-0 on Thursday. Chase Douglas, Josh Baker and Cole Felcyn recorded two hits apiece for the Tigers. Douglas scored three runs in the win while Baker and ...

SMSU SOFTBALL: Tomlinson and Johnson earn All-NSIC second team honors

BURNSVILLE — Southwest Minnesota State University softball senior third baseman Kali Tomlinson and junior outfielder/designated player Bailey Johnson were named to the 2021 All-Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference second team the league office announced on Wednesday. The all-conference ...

PREP SOFTBALL: Snapping the streak

MARSHALL — The last several meetings between the Marshall and New Ulm softball teams have tended to go the Eagles’ way, with New Ulm winning the past 20 matchups dating back as far as the 2008 season. During that stretch, Marshall had scored more than four runs only once, a 10-9 loss on ...

PREP SPORTS ROUNDUP: Marshall baseball gets tripped up by New Ulm

NEW ULM — The Marshall baseball team fell to New Ulm 4-3 on Tuesday. Marshall held a 3-0 lead after three innings, but the Eagles scored three in the bottom of the fourth before getting the walk-off base hit in the bottom of the seventh to earn the win. Brock Schultz led Marshall with two ...

SMSU SOFTBALL: SMSU ready for NSIC Tournament opening Thursday

MARSHALL — The No. 7 seed Southwest Minnesota State University softball team (26-18) opens play at the 10-team Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Tournament this Thursday taking on No. 10 seed Northern State University (22-18) in a first round match-up starting at 10 a.m. at the RYSFA ...

SMSU TRACK AND FIELD: Mustangs compete at NSIC Championships this weekend

MARSHALL — The Southwest Minnesota State University women’s and men’s track and field teams will travel to Duluth this Thursday, Friday and Saturday competing at the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Outdoor Championships at Malosky Stadium on the campus of the University of ...

SMSU TENNIS: SMSU’s Flight and Harck earn All-NSIC tennis accolades

BURNSVILLE — Southwest Minnesota State University senior Maegan Flight has been named to the 2021 women’s tennis All-Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference first team, while freshman teammate Maja Louisa Harck was named All-NSIC honorable mention, the league office announced on Tuesday. ...

PREP SPORTS ROUNDUP: Marshall boys golf takes third at Oakdale Invite

BUFFALO LAKE — The Marshall boys golf team competed in the Oakdale Invite on Monday, placing third with a team score of 327. Minnewaska Area took first with a score of 315 while Luverne took second with a 323, Morris Area-Chokio-Alberta took fourth (343) and BOLD took fifth (349). Marshall ...

AMATEUR BASEBALL: A quality start

MARSHALL — After playing its 2020 season with limited fans, the Marshall amateur baseball team opened its 2021 campaign with a strong crowd. And Logan Terfehr gave them a lot to cheer about. The Marshall starter threw a complete-game shutout, only allowing four hits and struck out 10 ...

PREP BASEBALL: Marshall slips past Mankato East 7-4

MANKATO — The Marshall baseball team defeated Mankato East 7-4 on Saturday. Jacob Hughes led Marshall with three hits while Connor Neubeck added two hits and Chase Douglas, Cole Felcyn and Josh Baker each had a hit and combined for seven RBI. Baker earned the victory on the mound, going ...