Mavericks, Jaguars post regular-season hoops wins

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NORTHROP — Jakob Fischer and Peyton Franzen combined for 42 points to power the Granada-Huntley-East Chain/Truman/Martin Luther Jaguars to a 69-59 victory over Cedar Mountain during non-league basketball action Friday night in Northrop. Fischer tossed in a game-best 22 points to complement ...

New Ulm zips Fairmont Area in section hockey play

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NEW ULM — The No. 1-seeded New Ulm Eagles capitalized on three of its seven power-play opportunities and utilized a balanced scoring attack to shut out the No. 8-seeded Fairmont Area Cardinals, 7-0, during Section 3A quarterfinal hockey action Friday night at the New Ulm Civic Center. Class ...

Martin Co. West sinks 3, ousts Madelia in Section 2A hoops clash

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TRIMONT — Trey from the top of the key. Trifecta from the left wing. A 3-ball from the right corner. Martin County West’s sharpshooting long-distance duo of Kari Matejka and Emily Anderson snapped the Trimont gymnasium nets from nearly every spot on the hardwood court on Friday ...

Daily area prep sports schedule

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Friday, Feb. 24 BOYS HOCKEY Section 3A Quarterfinal • Fairmont Area vs. New Ulm @ New Ulm Civic Center, 7 p.m. GIRLS BASKETBALL Section 2A, South Play-In • Madelia vs. Martin County West in Trimont, 7 p.m. BOYS BASKETBALL • Alden-Conger vs. Martin County West in Sherburn, ...

Fairmont club hockey teams qualify for regionals

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FAIRMONT — Three Fairmont Hockey Association club teams posted top-two finishes during last weekend’s districts to qualify for their respective regional tournaments starting on Friday, March 3. The Carlson Dental Bantams of Fairmont compiled a 4-0 record to win the District 4 tournament ...

Blizzard alters area postseason sports tournaments

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FAIRMONT — What’s a Minnesota State High School League winter sports postseason without a snowstorm? Never fear as sectional organizers and activities directors throughout the state have checked their weather apps and got out in front of the current blizzard. Two area regular-season ...