Rock County racecar drivers competed at four local tracks last weekend.
In addition to the usual racing in Slayton, Rock Rapids, Iowa, and Hartford, South Dakota, the Rock County Speedway in Luverne hosted the annual Rock County Fair Enduro race Saturday night.
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“It’s better to play three games in one day than no baseball at all.”
That’s how Luverne’s Cade Wenninger summed up playing three baseball games on two teams in one day Friday, July 17, after the high school baseball season was canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Wenninger, incoming senior at...
The Luverne 19-and-under (19U) baseball team had a slow week with just one game, an 11-0 victory over Adrian at Redbird Field July 19.
Luverne hosted Jackson July 28 and will play two home games against RTR tonight (July 30) at Redbird Field before playing at Heron Lake-Okabena Monday.
After a bye in the first round of the playoffs, the Luverne Redbirds earned the No. 2 seed in the Region 13C Tournament.
The Redbirds (12-2) will play the No. 7-seeded Adrian A’s (8-4) in a best of three series.
Luverne will host Adrian Wednesday (July 29) before the two teams meet in Adrian...
The Luverne 14U baseball team placed first at the Le Mars (Iowa) Tournament July 25. Luverne, now 10-2 on the season, defeated Sioux City, Iowa, Montevideo and Granite Falls during tournament play. Pictured are (front, left) Owen Sudenga, Uriel Hernandez, Kai Buss, Elliot Domagala, Brendan Eidem, (...
The 33rd annual Rock County Fair Enduro Race is still a go for Saturday night.
With the 2020 Rock County Fair officially canceled due to pandemic concerns, no other grandstand events will take place this year.
The Fair Enduro will limit the number of people allowed in the stands and the pits (250...
Three members of the Luverne High School Class of 2020 played three games at CHS Field in St. Paul as part of the 2020 Senior Class Salute.
Colby Crabtree, Quinn Buss and Jacob VonTersch wore Cardinal uniforms one last time July 21 and 27 while playing on the home field of the St. Paul Saints.
Four nights of dirt track racing at three different area tracks attracted Rock County drivers last week.
Jeremy Smith of Luverne set the pace for all local drivers when he won the A-Modifieds feature for the second week in a row Friday night in Slayton.
Rapid Speedway in Rock Rapids, Iowa, staged...
June 4 at Brandon Valley 4-3 W
June 13 at Castlewood 9-5 W
June 13 at Castlewood 9-0 W
June 17 Tracy Engineers 12-1 WJune 24 Ruthton Royals 10-0 W
June 26 Jackson Bulls 12-2 L
June 28 ...
The Luverne 19-and-under (19U) baseball team won the Summer Shutdown Legion Baseball Tournament played Friday through Sunday in Garretson, S.D.
The tournament comprised four of the six games the Cardinals played during a busy week in which they went 6-0 over five consecutive days.
Luverne is now 8-...