Fairmont 12U girls hockey wins Shannon Cup event

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FAIRMONT — The Fairmont 12U girls hockey team reeled off four consecutive victories to capture the Rochester Shannon Cup Tournament championship last weekend in Rochester. Fairmont coasted to an opening 11-0 decision over River Falls, skated to a 6-1 second-round win over the St. Paul ...

Luverne beams by Magic gymnasts

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FAIRMONT — With Ella Reisdorfer, Luverne’s leading scorer on the season, out of the starting rotation due to illness Tuesday night, sophomore Amira Cowell and junior Sarah de Cesare picked up the scoring slack for the Cardinal gymnasts. Cowell produced a Big South Conference dual ...

Jaguars ground Blackhawks; MCW’s Weber hits 1,000-point mark

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TRUMAN — Going on the road for five games could knock a team out of its rhythm. Throw in the fact the Granada-Huntley-East Chain/Truman/Martin Luther Jaguars girls basketball team was in its second night of back-to-back play and honoring their two seniors Gracie Zaharia and Ashley Engelby. ...

Fairmont’s Artz records 3,000th career save in loss

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LE SUEUR — 3,000 saves. No, it’s not a typographical error. That’s the incredible career bench mark that Fairmont Area senior netminder Hadley Artz eclipsed during Tuesday night’s prep hockey game in Le Sueur. Artz turned away a game-best 55 of Minnesota River’s shots on goal as the ...

Albert Lea ices Fairmont Area in girls hockey

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FAIRMONT — Hanna Austinson and Morgan Goskeson each generated game-best hat tricks and doled out one assist apiece for good measure to power the Albert Lea Tigers to an 11-1 non-league hockey win over the Fairmont Area Cardinals on Monday night. “We just faced them two days ago, so we ...

Anderson stampedes Mavericks to win over Cyclones

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SHERBURN — By watching Zach Anderson’s pre-game 3-point shooting ritual, you knew something special was brewing for him and his Maverick teammates. He didn’t disappoint. Anderson swished seven 3s en route to a 78-62 Valley conference basketball victory over the St. Clair Cyclones on ...