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H-BC's Abby Knobloch delivers a spike between a pair of Westbrook-Walnut Grove blockers during Tuesday's 3-0 home loss to the Chargers.
The Hills-Beaver Creek volleyball team came up on the short end of a hard-fought, 3-0 match against Westbrook-Walnut Grove Tuesday in Hills. A total of nine points separated the teams in the three sets combined. Unfortunately for the Patriots, they lost all three sets. W-WG scored the first four...
Luverne's Elise Jarchow chases down the ball before striking a backhand during Tuesday's 7-0 home loss to St. James.
The Luverne tennis team put up a good fight against conference unbeaten St. James when the teams met in Luverne Tuesday. Luverne players took two of the seven matches to three sets without being able to win during a 7-0 loss to the Saints. “The match was closer than the final score indicates,” said...
The Adrian volleyball team came from behind to register its 13th consecutive victory Sept. 18 in Adrian. The Dragons took on Heron Lake-Okabena in a Red Rock Conference contest. After falling in the first set, Adrian rallied to outscore the Wildcats 75-67 in the final three sets to secure a 3-1...
As a lifelong Minnesota Vikings fan, I’ve witnessed a lot of gut-wrenching losses over the years. None hurt me more than the devastating loss to the Atlanta Falcons in the 1998 NFC championship game. The Vikings were the No. 1 seed for the NFC playoffs and never lost a home game in the friendly...
Cross country teams from Adrian and Ellsworth joined the fray at the Windom Invitational Monday. The Adrian girls scored 127 points to place sixth in a seven-team varsity field led by Lake Crystal-Welcome-Memorial (51 points). Ellsworth’s capped an eight-squad field with 178 points. Mountain Lake...
The Hills-Beaver Creek volleyball team made short work of the Edgerton Flying Dutchmen when the teams met in Hills Monday. The Patriots outscored EHS 75-46 during a convincing 3-0 victory. H-BC posted 25-12 and 25-14 victories in the first two sets before completing its sweep with a 25-20 conquest...
Dale Nelson registered a hole-in-one at the Luverne Country Club Friday.
A Luverne man recorded his first hole-in-one during a Friday morning round of golf at the Luverne Country Club. Dale Nelson was playing with Lauren Carroll when he found perfection at the LCC’s par-3 third hole. Nelson pulled an 8-iron out of his bag to attack the pin on the green, which was...
The Luverne volleyball team found success by placing second at the 12-team Jackson County Central Tournament Saturday. Luverne won its three matches of the day to reach the championship match, where the Cards came up on the short end of a 2-0 score against the host school. The Cards opened the...
Luverne junior Isaiah Bartels picks off a pass in front of a Redwood Valley player during Friday's game at Cardinal Field.
The Luverne Cardinal football team nearly registered a quality win during its home debut against Redwood Valley. Taking on a RWV squad that is ranked eighth in the state’s Class AA poll, LHS overcame an early deficit to sport an 8-7 lead at the intermission. The Cardinals, however, were unable to...
Football teams from Hills-Beaver Creek and Red Rock Central locked horns in a defensive battle Friday in Lamberton. After a scoreless first half, the squads scored a combined nine points in the second half. RRC opened the scoring with a third-quarter field goal, but the Patriots registered a...

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