Fairmont Area hockey doubles up Redwood Valley

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REDWOOD FALLS — Hartley Aust’s two twine-finding blasts during a three-goal second period triggered Fairmont Area’s comeback after a slow start against host Redwood Valley in a battle of Cardinal hockey teams on Friday night. Aust’s game-best two tallies and goaltender Carson ...

Mavericks block Jaguars’ path in basketball victory

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TRIMONT — Martin County West combined drive-to-the-rim offense with shot-rejecting vertical defense to fend off Granada-Huntley-East Chain/Truman/Martin Luther during the last battle of the Valley Conference rivals’ two-game seasonal series. Emily Anderson produced a game-best 18 points, ...

Fairmont Squirt ‘B’ nets 3rd place at tournament

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FAIRMONT — The Fairmont Squirt ‘B’ hockey team compiled a 3-1 record to capture third-place honors during last weekend’s regular-season tournament in Albert Lea. Ryder Thate erupted for five of his tournament-best 16 goals to engineer Fairmont’s opening 8-2 victory over host Albert ...

Lofstrom tops North Union’s win over Belmond-Klemme

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BELMOND, Iowa — Aiden Lofstrom topped a balanced scoring attack as the North Union Warriors corraled the Belmond-Klemme Broncos, 67-34, during Iowa prep basketball action Tuesday night in Belmond, Iowa. Lofstrom netted a game-best 15 points and pocketed three steals for the Warriors, who ...

No. 8 Red Bulls split Big South wrestling triangular

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SHERBURN — The injury-hindered Class AA No. 8-ranked Martin County Red Bulls experienced their first loss of the prep wrestling campaign after recording "unlucky" win No. 13. Maddex Faber, Kaedin Lange, Berent Kosbab and No. 4-ranked 220-pounder Max Olson all recorded falls to power the Red ...

New Ulm breezes by penalty-plagued Fairmont Area

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FAIRMONT — Ask Fairmont Area junior goalie Carson Johnson what he loves the most about being inside the net, he would tell you being the recipient of the power play. Once again, penalties were the Cardinals’ own kryptonite in a 7-1 Big South Conference hockey loss to the New Ulm Eagles at ...