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The Luverne football team wrapped up a 5-3 regular season by posting a convincing victory in Sherburn Thursday. Taking on the Martin County West Mavericks on their home field, the Cardinals never trailed in the contest and scored 19 unanswered points at the end of the game to secure a 33-6 victory...
The Hills-Beaver Creek football team wrapped up a 7-1 regular season by posting a convincing victory in Fulda Thursday. With Isaiah Vis running for 147 yards and three touchdowns and Zach Scholten adding three touchdowns to lead the charge, H-BC strolled to a 54-21 win. The Patriots scored all 54...
The Ellsworth Panthers were unable to sweep their volleyball season series with the Hendricks Grizzlies when the teams squared off in Hendricks Thursday. Ellsworth nipped Hendricks in a five-set battle in Ellsworth Sept. 28. The Grizzlies overcame a 1-0 deficit in the rematch to prevail in four...
The Luverne Cardinals slipped to 1-4 in Big South Conference volleyball play after dropping a 3-1 decision to the Pipestone Arrows in Pipestone Thursday. Luverne got off to a good start by securing a 25-21 win in the opening set. The rest of the night belonged to the Arrows, who outscored the Cards...
Ellsworth senior Megan Popkes attempts to block Edgerton's Mia Wassink during Tuesday's volleyball match in Ellsworth.
The Ellsworth Panthers were unable to notch their first conference win of the season when they challenged the Edgerton Flying Dutchmen in Edgerton Tuesday. Ellsworth sported leads in every set, but Edgerton met the challenge to sweep the Panthers on its home court. An ace tip by Megan Popkes gave...
The Hills-Beaver Creek volleyball team improved its Red Rock Conference record to 3-4 in Fulda Oct. 6. After dropping the first set of the night to the Raiders, the Patriots bounced back to outscore Fulda 75-52 in the final three sets to secure a 3-1 victory. Fulda drew first blood in the match by...
Adrian’s bid to win consecutive Red Rock Conference Conference volleyball matches fell short when the Dragons entertained the Mountain Lake Area Wolverines Tuesday in Adrian. Five days after claiming their first RRC conquest against Fulda, the Dragons couldn’t keep the momentum going against MLA....
I have to give our Minnesota Twins credit. After suffering through four seasons of futility, the Twins emerged as one of Major League Baseball’s best stories in 2015. An 83-79 overall record might not please everyone in Twins Territory. I considered the winning season to be an unexpected surprise....
The Luverne Cardinals were unable to upset a veteran Blue Earth Area squad when the teams opened the Section 3A Team Tennis Tournament in Blue Earth Monday. The second-seeded Bucs won all seven matches in straight sets to eliminate the seventh-seeded Cards from team competition. “We just didn’t...
The Luverne Cardinals surpassed their volleyball win total of eight during the 2014 season by notching their ninth victory of the year Monday in Edgerton. The Flying Dutchmen offered stiff challenges in two sets, but it wasn’t enough to keep the Cards from securing a 3-0 victory. Luverne secured a...

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