Cardinal tennis deflects Arrows, 5-2

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PIPESTONE — The Fairmont Cardinals swept the doubles division to help pace a 5-2 victory over the Pipestone Area Arrows during Big South Conference tennis action Monday in Pipestone. Solveig Senf and Emelia Klanderud combined skills at No. 3 doubles to coast to a 6-4, 6-0 triumph over ...

Jaguars plunder Raiders in football clash

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NICOLLET — Hunter Grathwohl got the job accomplished on both sides of the line of scrimmage during Granada-Huntley-East Chain/Truman’s football game on the road Friday night. Grathwohl recorded two interceptions — including a second-quarter pick-6 — to complement 5 1/2 tackles to help ...

Chargers stampede Mavericks

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WESTBROOK — The Westbrook-Walnut Grove Chargers swept three consecutive sets from the Martin County West Mavericks during non-league volleyball action Monday night. The Chargers claimed the victory by straight scores of 25-15, 25-20, 25-14 in Westbrook. Emily Anderson made a team-best 18 ...

Pomerenke caps Cardinals’ comeback victory

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FAIRMONT — Carson Pomerenke fully comprehends his job as a sweeper — prevent strikers from getting open looks on net, get a foot on every opposing shot, clear the ball if short-handed and quarterback the offense from his bird’s-eye perspective. Pomerenke, however, experienced an ...

Fairmont tennis split pair at West’s triangular

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MANKATO — The Fairmont Cardinals halved their pair of dual meets during the Mankato West Scarlets’ girls tennis team’s triangular on Saturday. Fairmont edged the Blue Earth Area Bucs by a 4-3 decision, while Mankato West claimed two of three three-set matches to help pace a 6-1 team ...

Cardinals flatten Hubmen, 41-20

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FAIRMONT — Fairmont’s M&M players — David Maakestad and Landen Meyerdirk — combined offensive and special-teams skills to help pace the hometown Cardinals’ “sweet” 41-20 prep football victory over the Jordan Hubmen on Friday night. Maakestad caught five passes for 143 yards ...