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MARSHALL – The Southwest Minnesota State University men’s basketball team will have lots of familiarity with the Upper Midwest Athletic Conference this week. With three nonconference games against UMAC opponents, SMSU wanted to get out to a good start on Monday night against Bethany ...

PREP GIRLS HOCKEY: Marshall earns first win of season over LDC

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MARSHALL – A rock-solid effort between the pipes by goaltender Alexis Moat and a pair of first-period goals by Kaitlyn Timm provided the recipe for success for the Marshall girls hockey team and pushed the club to its first win of the season with a 3-0 shutout over Litchfield-Dassel-Cokato. ...

SMSU WOMEN’S BASKETBALL: Long-distance call

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MARSHALL – With not much working with their inside game against William Jewel University on Saturday, the Southwest Minnesota State University women’s basketball team were forced to take things outside. The Mustangs made it count from long range and broke a record in the ...

CLASS A SWIMMING: Hard-earned hardware

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MINNEAPOLIS – After coming away with a medal in the 50-yard freestyle at the Class A meet last season, Nyssa Bentz was hungry for more. That drive started right at the beginning of the season for the Marshall junior, who quickly set a pair of goals for herself: reach 23 seconds in the 50 ...

SMSU WRESTLING: Mustangs ready for Augsburg Open

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MARSHALL - The Southwest Minnesota State wrestling team returns to the mat today competing at the Augsburg University Auggie-Adidas Invite at Si Melby Hall in Minneapolis. SMSU head coach Jesse Nelson is expecting 24 wrestlers to compete during the open which is scheduled to begin at 9 ...