Behrend’s hat trick lifts Luverne by Fairmont Area

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FAIRMONT — In a battle of two sets of Cardinals, Brock Behrend’s hat trick was all the Luverne boys hockey team needed in a 7-1 victory in a Big South Conference showdown Monday night at the Martin County Arena in Fairmont. “I came out slow the first two periods. I had to dial it in the ...

Anderson, MCW sink 3-pointers to slip by St. James Area

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ST. JAMES — The Martin County West Mavericks outlasted the St. James Area Saints in a 3-point shootout during nonconference basketball action Monday night in St. James. The Saints made 10 treys and the Mavericks sank seven to produce 85 first-half points, with St. James Area clinging to a ...

Red Bulls’ Rohman earns 100th win, gold at BSC Meet

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PIPESTONE — Martin County senior standout Carver Rohman earned the 100th victory of his esteemed prep wrestling career en route to standing atop the Big South Conference’s medals podium at 160 pounds on Saturday. The Class AA No. 3-ranked Rohman improved his seasonal record to 27-0 by ...

MCA gymnasts cap hectic week at Sweetheart Invite

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JACKSON — Three dual meets and a regular-season invitational during a five-day span. Despite generating a multitude of season-best individual scores, the weary Martin County Area Magic gymnasts placed seventh during the Sweetheart Invitational on Saturday in Jackson. “It was a tough ...

JCC fends off Fairmont basketball by 5

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FAIRMONT — Travis Rogotzke and Roman Voss literally packed a 1-2 scoring punch to help Jackson County Central build a 39-22 first-half lead on the basketball scoreboard at Cardinal Gym on Friday night. David Maakestad and Levi Pooley later counter-punched from the Fairmont backcourt during ...

North Union tramples North Iowa cagers, 52-19

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ARMSTRONG — Libby Stevens neared double-double territory to help guide the North Union Warriors to a 52-19 rout over the North Iowa Bison during Top of Iowa Conference basketball action Friday night in Armstrong. Stevens nearly outscored the entire Bison team by netting 16 points to ...