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The lady Tigers needed a buzzer beater and some clutch play to escape Collegeville with a 71-66 win over winless St. John’s Prep last Teusday night. Browerville/Eagle Valley eighth grade guard Megan Benning played the hero, hitting a three-pointer as time expired in regulation to tie the game and...
Ally Ecker (13) battled for control of the puck near the goal during Saturday’s win over Luverne.
The Blue Devil girls got off to a great start to 2017 last week by picking up a 6-3 road win over Section 6A foe Willmar on Tuesday. It was a back and forth game over the first two periods, but Prairie Centre was able to close it out in the final period. Shelby Otte got things started by scoring an...
Swanville head coach Derek Pfeiffer’s first career win should be a memorable one after his Bulldogs edged St. John’s Prep 73-72 in Prairie Conference action last Friday night. The Bulldogs failed to slow down Prep senior forward Matthew Arnold, who exploded for 37 points on the night and had his...
Jarrah Langner went through her floor routine during last Thursday’s meet. The Wolves freshman had a good week, putting up the team’s third highest points in the all-around while also leading the way on the bars.
The new year brought one of the busier weeks of the season for the LPGE/BEV gymnastics team. It also brought with it improved results as they competed in a dual meet and invitational. LPGE/BEV 123.825, Benson/KMS/Montevideo 130.9 The Wolves hosted one of their two home meets of the season on...
LPGE’s Blake Fossland went up for a shot against Osakis’s Zachary Weir. The junior guard finished with 12 points in the game.
The Osakis boys basketball team displayed its athleticism and transition game when they came to town last Friday. LPGE had an off night on the offensive end and failed to slow down the Silverstreaks in the 63-42 Prairie Conference loss. The Thunder managed to slow Osakis down for much of the first...
The Prairie Centre boys met up with No. 7 ranked Alexandria at the Runestone Community Center for the first game of 2017 last Tuesday. The Cardinals displayed why they’re one of the top teams in Class 1A as they recovered from a 2-0 hole to skate away with a 8-2 win over the North Stars. Cole...
The opening week of 2017 provided the Browerville/Eagle Valley boys with a good postseason preview as they took on three Section 5A opponents. Browerville/EV 66, Verndale 52 It was slow going early on in the first game of the new year, but the Tigers used a big second half and quality play down the...
Mason Gode picked up 10-2 major decision win in his match last Thursday.
Wolves wrestling got off to a great start to the new year last week, winning both of their duals while also competing well in a tough tournament hosted at BBE. The week opened up on the road on Tuesday when the team traveled to Albany for a dual meet. The Wolves won four of the final six matches of...
A slow second half led to the lady Tigers falling to Verndale 75-48 in a Section 5A battle last Tuesday night.  Senior guard Quinn Kircher helped her team keep the score close in the first half as she exploded for 20 of her game high 24 points before halftime as the Pirates held just an eight-point...
2017 kicked off with a challenging matchup for the lady Bulldogs as they traveled up to Menahga last Tuesday. The Braves, entering the game with a 7-3 record, proved to be too much as they picked up a 78-64 win. Swanville was able to stick with their tough opponent, using an effective offense to...

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