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AMATEUR BASEBALL: Milroy Yankees fall short to Bird Island, 5-1

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MILROY – The Bird Island Bullfrogs (12-0-2) extended their unbeaten streak in Corn Belt League play to seven games on Wednesday with a tightly-contested 5-1 road-win over the Milroy Yankees (5-11) to sweep the season series. The Bullfrogs scored the first run of the game with a one-out ...

JAKE’S TAKE: Is Marshall ready for a junior league hockey team?

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MARSHALL – Earlier this month, it was decided that St. Cloud would be the new home of the North American Hockey League’s Blizzard franchise following rink-maintenance issues arising at the team’s previous home of Larson Ice Center in Brookings, South Dakota. Prior to the owners settling ...

JUNIOR LEGION BASEBALL: Marshall outlasts Pipestone 17-11

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MARSHALL – The Marshall Junior Legion Black baseball team’s offense was firing on all cylinders in Monday’s home matchup with Pipestone as eight different Marshall players picked up hits in a 17-11 victory over the Arrows. Though the group struggled at times in the field, coach Chace ...

LEGION BASEBALL: A winning Classic

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MARSHALL – The Marshall Legion baseball team wanted to get its season started on the right foot during their home tournament. In a display of tight, gritty play – and some late-inning magic – the Mudcats are pointed in the winning direction after sweeping their weekend games to take first ...

AMATEUR BASEBALL: Minneota cruises by Chokio

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MINNEOTA – After a tough outing on Friday, the Minneota amateur baseball team looked to bounce back into the win column when they squared off against Chokio on Sunday afternoon. The Mudhens responded with a strong offensive day at the plate and solid defense and pitching to match to earn an ...

YOUTH BOYS SOCCER: Marshall 12U takes down New Ulm 10-1

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MARSHALL – The Marshall 12U boys soccer team beat the New Ulm Coed team 10-1 in their final home game of the season. Isaiah Argueta and Daymien Boogaard led the way for Marshall with a hat trick apiece while Antoni Andre Suar added two goals and Karsten Springborg and Ansfrid Velasquez ...

PREP SOFTBALL: 2019 Softball All-Area Leaderboard

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BATTING AVG Haley Simonson, RRC/WWG .538 Mary Bothun, DB .488 Kayelee Johnson, M/C .478 Abby Hennen, M/C .461 Madison Burns, RTR .458 Sydney Larson, M/C .452 Kya Alderson, RTR .448 Kiara Danielson, TMB .431 Kylie Hensch, TMB .426 Rhaegyn Petersen, ...

SMSU ATHLETICS: SMSU holds annual Drown Classic golf tournament

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MARSHALL – Southwest Minnesota State University Athletics hosted the Drown SMSU Golf Classic Friday. Tom McLaughlin, Tim Deutz, Chad Michelson, Mason Plante and Doug Krogen won the five-golfer scramble with a score of 48. The team was sponsored by McLaughlin Farms. The team of Kory Grant, ...

AMATEUR BASEBALL: Milroy Yankees fall to Raymond

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RAYMOND — The Milroy Yankees dropped a Corn Belt League game to Raymond 5-0 on Friday. Cole Christianson pitched a complete-game, four-hit shutout for Raymond, recording 16 of 27 outs via strikeout. Andy Schmidt was 2 for 4 to lead the Yankees, while David Schmidt and Matt Bauer each ...