HORSESHOES: Southwest Minnesota Horseshoe League results: Weeks 1 and 2

MARSHALL – The Southwest Minnesota Horseshoe League competed in their first two weeks of the season.

Week 1

Bye – 1st Independent Bank Balaton

State Farm Insurance Canby defeated Smidt’s Little DQ by points 9-8. State Farm was led by Curt Olsen who went 2-2 with 28 ringers. Smidt’s DQ was led by Dan Stassen who went 3-1 with 84 ringers.

Kronberg Inn defeated Food Pride Tracy 12-5. Kronberg was led by Steve Meyer who went 4-0 with 34 ringers. Food Pride was led by Ken Witte who went 2-0 with 22 ringers.

Week 2

Bye – Smidt’s Little DQ

First Independent Bank Balaton defeated Tracy Food Pride by points 9-8. Lowell Wichman led FIB going 4-0 with 52 Ringers. Tracy Food Pride was led by Howie Greenman who went 2-0 with 42 ringers.

State Farm Insurance Canby defeated Kronberg Inn 14-3. Kaye and Gene Eilers both went 4-0 for State Farm with 52 ringers for Kaye, and 42 for Gene. Kronberg Inn had 3 individuals get 1 win, Jason Buchert, Jordyn Buchert, and Dale Weime with Jason leading the team in ringers with 39.


1. State Farm Insurance Canby 23-11

2. 1st Independent Bank Balaton 9-8

3. Smidt’s Little DQ 8-9

4. Kronberg Inn 15-19

5. Tracy Food Pride 13-21

Week 3

Today at 7 p.m.

Bye – State Farm Insurance Canby

1st Independent Bank Balaton at Kronberg Inn in Tyler

Smidt’s Little DQ at Food Pride in Tracy

Rain outs to be made up Thursday.

Content courtesy of

Southwest Minnesota

Horseshoe League


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