Von Bank, Jones power North Union’s season-opening rout over WBM

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ARMSTRONG — North Union guard Naomi Jones and her Warrior basketball teammates tipped off the Iowa high school season by pick-pocketing a nonconference victory on Tuesday night. Jones garnered eight of the Warriors’ 29 steals to complement scoring 21 points, while teammate Olivia Von Bank ...

Fairmont 12U girls hockey nets 6th straight win

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FAIRMONT — The Fairmont 12U girls hockey team swept a doubleheader last Saturday and added another victory on Sunday to extend its winning streak to six in a row. Mariel Parish and Lauren Bettin tallied two goals apiece and netminder Lexi Sundeen earned a shutout to power Fairmont to a 6-0 ...

Artz sets save mark; No. 14 Luverne coasts by Fairmont Area

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FAIRMONT — Thanksgiving is only two days away, but Fairmont Area head girls hockey coach Eric Householder and the hometown Cardinals were grateful to have Hadley Artz between the pipes on Tuesday night. Fairmont Area senior netminder Hadley Artz turned away an incredible 71 of Class A No. ...

Fairmont 12U girls hockey nets 3rd place at tournament

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FAIRMONT — Fairmont netted a 3-1 record en route to capturing third place at the 12U All-American Girls Hockey Tournament on Nov. 11-13 in Blaine. Lexi Haycraft produced a hat trick and Lauren Bettin distributed two assists to help pace Fairmont’s 5-1 victory over North Wright County in ...

Rebels edge Cardinals in Class AAA state football semifinals, 16-7

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MINNEAPOLIS — Fairmont and Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton battled to a first-half draw in Saturday’s state football semifinal before the Rebels thwarted the Cardinals’ cause by generating two turnovers and the only points of the fourth quarter. Hayden Hauf kicked a tiebreaking 22-yard field ...

MCW’s Anderson tabbed All-Area volleyball captain

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TRIMONT — Martin County West sophomore Emily Anderson enjoys the best of both worlds. Not only is she a first-team all-Valley Conference volleyball player and carries a 4.0 grade point average in the classroom, as well. Anderson helped the Mavericks win a Section 2A, South Sub-Section ...