MCW’s Anderson tabbed All-Area boys hoopster of year

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SHERBURN — Zach Anderson hit the books numerous times throughout the 2022-23 Minnesota prep basketball season. Anderson earned a place on Martin County West’s academic honor roll by hitting the high school’s scholarly tomes with high marks and hit the Mavericks’ hoops record books by ...

Becker, Rakness selected as Fairmont Area hockey MVPs

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FAIRMONT — Lincoln Becker and Nate Rakness were selected as the Fairmont Area Cardinal boys hockey team’s most valuable players for the 2022-23 season. Rakness was named the Cardinals’ MVP on offense, while Becker was tabbed as the red-and-white’s top defender. Rakness, a junior ...

Williamson earns academic award

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SHERBURN — Hamline University senior guard Alyssa Williamson’s recipe for success has been mixing supreme time management skills with athleticism to excel in the classroom and on the basketball court since she began playing sports. Despite the lack of ideal classroom time the past four ...

Fairmont 12U hockey nets state consolation crown

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FAIRMONT — State consolation champions. The Fairmont girls hockey team earned that honor by besting Marshall in a defensive battle, 1-0, during Sunday’s third and final round of the 75th annual Minnesota Hockey 12U B State Tournament at Faribault Ice Arena. Ironically, Marshall squeezed ...

FHS’ Miller, MCW’s Anderson captain All-Area basketball team

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FAIRMONT — Fairmont freshman Brylee Miller and Martin County West sophomore Emily Anderson create multi-faceted defensive matchup problems for their respective opponents every time they step onto an area hardwood basketball court. Standing just shy of 6 feet each, Miller and Anderson’s ...