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State medalists pace 61st Relays

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FAIRMONT - Sixty-one years. Thirty-two teams. Fourteen Minnesota State High School state medalists. Seventy-nine top-three Fairmont Sentinel Relays placers, including 24 individual champions.The sheer numbers behind the 61st edition of the Sentinel Relays track & field meet, which hits ...

Hanson tabbed Sentinel’s honorary referee for 2016

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FAIRMONT - He possesses a unique knack for calming the nerves of even the most anxious prep runners to line up in the lanes at Bob Bonk Track in Fairmont.He's articulate, composed and concise in giving the instructions for competing in each particular race on the tarred surface.In fact, Phil ...

Captains guide Cardinals to success

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FAIRMONT - The Fairmont Cardinals track & field team has five captains, and each exemplify characteristics of what it means to be a leader.Peter Erickson, Josh Sundblad, Marissa Voss, Nate Subbert and Larissa Becker were elected as this season's captains, and, for Cardinals head coach ...

2016 Relays Schedule

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61st Sentinel RelaysClasses A & AAFriday, May 6, 2016SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:FIELD EVENTS (4:15 PM)Shot Put - AA Girls; A Girls; AA Boys; A BoysDiscus - AA Boys; A Boys; AA Girls; A GirlsLong Jump - AA Girls; A Girls; AA Boys; A BoysTriple Jump - AA Boys; A Boys; AA Girls; A GirlsHigh Jump ...

Warriors 4th, 6th at invite

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BRITT, Iowa - The North Union girls track & field team garnered fourth place at the West Hancock Relays on Monday, while the Warrior boys lineup netted sixth in Britt, Iowa.MaKayla Hardman produced a second-place time of 13.26 seconds in the 100-meter dash to pace North Union's team ...

Fairmont fends off St. Peter, 4-3

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FAIRMONT - The Minnesota Sports Radio Network emailed Fairmont athletic director Mat Mahoney on Tuesday morning to notify Cardinal senior baseball player Tyler Tennyson of being named the Hardware Hank's Nuts & Bolts male athlete of the week for the entire state.Tennyson demonstrated ...

Jayhawks pounce on Jaguars, 21-1

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NORTHROP - Savannah Hodge blasted a home run during a four-run second inning to help give the Madelia/Truman Jayhawks a 21-1 Valley Conference softball win over the Martin Luther/Granada-Huntley-East Chain Jaguars on Tuesday in Northrop.Hodge had scored the game's first run in the first inning ...

New Ulm squeezes past FHS

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NEW ULM - The New Ulm Eagles captured three of four singles matches to edge the Fairmont Cardinals, 4-3, during Big South Conference boys tennis action Tuesday in New Ulm.Stephanus Badenhorst outslugged Tyler Head, 6-3, 7-5, at first singles to collect one of the Eagles' team tallies, while ...

Jaguars, Blackhawks capture golf decisions

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MADELIA - The Granada-Huntley-East Chain/Truman Jaguars boys golf team produced a winning score of 181 to top the Valley Conference quadrangular on Tuesday in Madelia.Parker Stevens recorded a medalist performance of 39 to lead the Jaguars. Michael Dallager shot a 44, while Jackson Maloney ...

Gillis guides Fairmont by Luverne

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FAIRMONT - Fairmont starting pitcher Nathan Gillis and the Class AA, No. 11-ranked Cardinals overcame a sluggish start at Herb Wolf Field on Monday.Gillis shook off any ill effects of three unearned runs in the first inning, and the hard-throwing right-hander spearheaded Fairmont's high-octane ...

Waseca golf lineups take a pair from Fairmont

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WASECA - Fairmont's Cassidy Krusemark shared meet medalist honors with Waseca's Hannah Potter and Sydney O'Brien, but the hometown Bluejays edged the Cardinals, 206-226, during Big South Conference girls golf action Monday at Lakeside Golf Course in Waseca.Krusemark fired a nine-hole round of ...

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Runners sign-up on WednesdayFAIRMONT - A sign-up and discussion session for Fairmont cross country runners in grades 7-11 will be held at 7:44 a.m. Wednesday in the South Gym at Fairmont High School.Students who have to ride the bus can attend the meeting when they arrive at school.

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FHS softball game reslatedFAIRMONT - The Fairmont Cardinal softball team's game against the New Ulm Eagles in New Ulm has been moved from Friday to Monday, May 9.The Big South Conference softball clash's first pitch will be thrown at 5:45 p.m. at Harman Park in New Ulm.Fowler, Grotte pace ...

Fitzgerald making impact for FHS

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FAIRMONT - Whether things are good or bad, the Fairmont Cardinals softball team can always count on Abby Fitzgerald for an extra dose of positivity."She takes on the leadership role in encouraging and pushing the girls to do their best, so it's nice to see that from a senior on the field," ...

Cardinals silence Trojans, 8-0

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FAIRMONT - Sheer perfection through five frames.Fairmont freshman ace Jordan Ehlert flirted with both a perfect game and a no-hitter before firing a two-hit shutout in the Cardinals' 8-0 softball victory over the Worthington Trojans on Friday.Ehlert recorded 10 strikeouts, issued her only walk ...

Jaguars baseball corrals Mavericks

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WELCOME - The Martin Luther/Granada-Huntley-East Chain/Truman Jaguars scored in every inning but the fifth to beat the Martin County West Mavericks, 15-4, during Valley Conference baseball action Friday."It was nice to come out and get a run in the first inning," Jaguars head coach Scott ...

Johanson 7th, FHS relay 10th at Hamline

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ST. PAUL - Madelia/Truman/Granada-Huntley-East Chain/Martin Luther long jumper Hannah Johanson topped the three area track & field qualifiers at the Hamline Elite Meet on Friday night on the Hamline University campus in St. Paul.Johanson elevated and cleared 16 feet, 8 3/4 inches to ...

Mavericks, Hawks split golf duals

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SHERBURN - The Martin County West Mavericks and Madelia Blackhawks split a pair of close golf dual meets on Friday at Fox Lake Golf Course near Sherburn.Dawson Weber fired a nine-hole medalist round of 41 to steer the Mavericks to a 172-182 victory over the Blackhawks in the boys ...

FHS 4×8, Olson, Johanson to vie at Elite Meet

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ST. PAUL - Fairmont's girls 4x800-meter relay team, Blue Earth Area sprinter Bailey Olson and Madelia/Truman/Granada-Huntley-East Chain/Martin Luther jumper Hannah Johanson earned invitations to the Hamline Elite track & field meet tonight on the St. Paul-based campus.Olson literally ...

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Sports reslatedDue to inclement weather, the following sporting events have been changed: Jackson County Central's track & field meet with Fairmont and Martin County West has been cancelled. North Union's track & field meet in Armstrong has been cancelled. Fairmont's baseball ...