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Cardinal boys golfers share 3rd place at own invite

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FAIRMONT — Three tough holes sank the Fairmont Cardinals at the Cardinal golf invite Saturday at Rose Lake Golf Club. St. Peter came out on top in the invitational with a team score of 329, one stroke ahead of New Ulm’s runner-up 330. St. Peter’s Carter Doose led the way with a ...

Fairmont baseball wins pair at Windom Invite

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WINDOM — The Fairmont Cardinals baseball team extended its winning streak to five in a row by capturing two games on Saturday in Windom. Tyson Geerdes doubled and scored the game-winning run via a walk-off, bases-loaded walk issued to Eli Anderson with no outs in the bottom of the eighth ...

Fairmont tennis posts 1-2 record during 2-day span

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FAIRMONT — The Fairmont Cardinal boys tennis team compiled a 1-2 record during a two-day span on the road. Fairmont swept the doubles bracket to pace a 6-1 victory over the Stewartville Tigers on Friday in Stewartville. Jeb Green and Pete Ortega combined court skills at No. 1 doubles to ...

St. Clair boys pocket 4th straight Sentinel Relays crown

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FAIRMONT — The St. Clair Cyclones claimed their fourth consecutive Class A victory at the Sentinel Relays on Friday at Bob Bonk track in Fairmont. St. Clair put up an excellent 184 points on 11 golds, three silvers and five bronze finishes, while second-place Martin County West scored 106 ...

Cardinals win 6th straight Relays girls AA crown

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FAIRMONT — Six consecutive Sentinel Relays’ Class AA girls track & field championships and counting. Fairmont assembled an impressive display of speed, power and finesse to produce seven gold-medal performances, eight silver-medal efforts and four more of the bronze variety during ...

Fairmont boys tracksters regain AA Sentinel crown

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FAIRMONT — The Fairmont Cardinal boys dominated the Sentinel Relays on Friday at Bob Bonk track in Fairmont. The Cardinals continued the trend of the meet’s first-place trophy changing hands between Fairmont and Hutchinson, with Hutchinson placing second with 127.33 points to Fairmont’s ...

Mavericks fend off Coyotes in ‘A’ Relays class

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FAIRMONT — Martin County West’s girls track & field team members held the Sentinel Relays’ Class A trophy for a brief moment late Friday night in Fairmont, but had to give it back — momentarily. After the rain-soaked pole vault results were tabulated 5 minutes later, the Mavericks ...

MCW’s Geistfeld hurls no-hitter at Nicollet

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WELCOME — Seven innings, three walks, no runs, no hits. That was Wyatt Geistfeld’s pitching line during his no-hitter Thursday when the Martin County West Mavericks beat the Nicollet Raiders 7-0 in Welcome during Valley Conference baseball action. “I didn’t really feel any ...

Fairmont tennis nets 4-3 win over St. Peter

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ST. PETER — Fairmont singles netter Thomas Klanderud and the Cardinals’ doubles combination of Evan Carlson and Aaron Hendricks produced pivotal three-set victories to pace a 4-3 team tennis triumph over the St. Peter Saints on Thursday in St. Peter. Tied at 3-all team-wise, Klanderud and ...

Bahr breaks 50 clay targets to top Fairmont Area

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FAIRMONT — Tucker Bahr connected on all 50 of his shots for a perfect score Wednesday to top the Fairmont Area clay target lineup for the second time in three weeks. Bahr broke two sets of 25 to match teammate Jacob Bocock’s perfect shooting from Week 2, while Jedidiah Fowler and Max ...

Geerdes selected as Sentinel Relays’ honorary referee

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FAIRMONT — “Are we ready? Streeeeetch. That’s one. Reach ... just a little more. That’s two. ... Good, good. Three. ... Four. ... Five. ... ” The above crystal-clear voice has resonated from the friendly confines of Bob Bonk Track — formerly Cardinal Track — in Fairmont during ...

Fairmont girls tracksters aim at repeat Relays sweep

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FAIRMONT — Can the Fairmont varsity girls track & field program accomplish a sixth Class AA crown in a row? Can the St. Clair boys team capture a fourth consecutive team championship? Can the Fairmont boys lineup trade places with Hutchinson atop the big-school division’s standings ...

Cardinals flock to Class A track honor roll

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FAIRMONT — A group comprised of all grades has joined the Minnesota State High School League track & field honor roll midway through the 2019 season. The Fairmont Cardinals have a group of 14 individuals across 17 events and three relay teams who have outperformed the honor roll times ...

64th Sentinel Relays track & field schedule

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64th Sentinel Relays Classes A & AA — Friday, May 3 At Bob Bonk Track in Fairmont SCHEDULE OF EVENTS: 3:30 PM — Pole Vault — All Boys; All Girls FIELD EVENTS (4 PM) Shot Put — AA Girls; A Girls; AA Boys; A Boys Discus — AA Boys; A Boys; AA Girls; A Girls Long Jump ...

North Union golfers 1st, 3rd at triangular

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BELMOND, Iowa — Kayla Sabin earned runner-up medalist honors to guide the North Union Warriors girls golf team to first-place honors during Tuesday’s triangular at the Belmond Country Club. Sabin penciled in a nine-hole round of 49 to steer North Union to a winning team total of 207 — ...

Fairmont 8th-grade girls tracksters capture invitational

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FAIRMONT — The Fairmont eighth-grade girls track & field lineup pocketed first-place honors, while the Cardinal eighth-grade boys team captured second-place accolades during the St. Peter middle school invitational on Friday. Fairmont’s seventh-grade girls roster claimed third place, ...

Senf, DeWar guide Fairmont golfers to sweep over Waseca

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FAIRMONT — Tanner DeWar and Bergen Senf earned meet medalist honors to guide the Fairmont Cardinal boys and girls golf lineups, respectively, to a down-to-the-wire Big South dual-meet sweep over the Waseca Bluejays on Monday. DeWar and Alexander Moeller packed a potent 1-2 scoring punch to ...

Bucs run-rule Jaguars in nonconference baseball clash

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BLUE EARTH — A solid outing on the mound from Gavin Storbeck and an eight-hit day from the Buc offense led to a run-rule shortened game at Veterans Field in Blue Earth. Blue Earth Area beat the Martin Luther/Granada-Huntley-East Chain/Truman Jaguars 10-0 in a five-inning non-league game ...

Fairmont baseball hands Luverne 1st loss

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LUVERNE — Right-hander Joey Flohrs tossed a six-hit complete-game gem, while Zac Ringnell and Dustin Schultz each produced three hits to power Fairmont to an 8-2 Big South baseball triumph over Luverne on Monday. The loss proved to be the first of the season for Luverne, which opened with ...

Tigers tennis claws Cardinals, 6-1

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ALBERT LEA — The Albert Lea Tigers clawed the Fairmont Cardinals during boys tennis action Monday in Albert Lea. Fairmont captured the No. 1 doubles match to prevent an Albert Lea shutout. Fairmont’s first doubles tandem of Jeb Green and Pete Ortega rallied from a 6-3 first-set loss to ...