Two compete in Northland Hockey Selects tournament

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A pair of local hockey players played with the Metropolitan Team in the 12th annual Northland Hockey Selects tournament last weekend at the Super Rink in Blaine. Forward Bryce Becker and defenseman Grace DeVries, defense, helped their 2010 team to a bronze medal during the three day ...

Irish defeat Buttermakers in pitcher’s duel, 1-0

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By Chris Drummond cdrummond@marshallindependent.com MILROY — In a game that featured the No. 1 Milroy Irish hosting the No. 4 Hadley Buttermakers in the Region 13C semifinals best of three series, the difference in the game was a couple of Windom Pirates — Collin Lovell and Ben Heichel, ...

You can do better, NFL

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It never ceases to amaze me how the National Football League continues to fumble the ball on conduct policy issues. The inconsistencies have been exhibited on a case-by-case basis, leaving NFL fans bewildered, shocked and downright angered by some of the punishments levied on players. There ...

Mustangs tabbed 13th in NSIC preseason coaches’ poll

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From staff reports MARSHALL — The 14 football coaches in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference recently voted on the preseason poll ahead of the 2022 season. Southwest Minnesota State University, under the direction of first-year head coach Scott Underwood, was picked to finish 13th ...

Three tournaments highlight 51st annual Dolan Classic

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TRACY — The 51st annual Dolan Classic golf tournament took place over the weekend at the Tracy Country Club, featuring direct descendants of the John and Mary Dolan family and their families. Saturday featured a handicap tournament and two alternate-shot tournaments, with a total of 98 ...