Wadd guides Waseca basketball over Fairmont

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FAIRMONT — Having a day off can be a nice for some. As an athlete, it can throw off your routine. In Friday night’s Big South Conference girls basketball showdown between Waseca and Fairmont, both teams showed the weather could have been a key contributor in a low first-half 12-12 score as ...

Fairmont 12U girls hockey wins NUSE invite

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FAIRMONT — The Fairmont 12U girls hockey team compiled a perfect 5-0 record to capture the New Ulm/Sleepy Eye Tournament championship last weekend in New Ulm. Fairmont opened with a 6-0 win over the St. Paul Capitals last Friday, posted a 6-0 second-round shutout of Farmington before icing ...

Martin Co. Area vaults to victory over St. James Area

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ST. JAMES — A near-perfect sweep. The Martin County Area Magic gymnasts captured 19 of the 20 top-five individual finishes to vault to a 125.9-100.775 dual-meet triumph over the St. James Area Saints on Tuesday night in St. James. Eighth-grader Mollie Leiding narrowly outdueled ...

Fairmont posts basketball win over Worthington

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FAIRMONT — Fairmont’s smothering defense and yeoman boardwork triggered a pair of pivotal scoring surges during the opening minutes of each 18-minute half of basketball on Tuesday night. Brylee Miller produced a game-best double-double performance of 20 points and 13 rebounds, Grace ...

Jones guides North Union to hoops victory

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FOREST CITY, Iowa — Kyan Jones dictated the Top of Iowa Conference basketball game’s tempo from his point guard position as North Union exited Forest City with a 16-point victory in hand on Tuesday. Jones generated stellar all-around numbers of 11 points, a game-leading eight assists, six ...

Fairmont hoopsters rout Blue Earth Area

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FAIRMONT — “Unselfish basketball,” Fairmont head girls basketball coach Sara Junkermeier said in perfectly describing her Cardinals’ 49-point margin of victory on Monday night. Brylee Miller produced game-bests of 18 points, seven assists and four steals, while teammate Nevaeh Rahm ...