Mavericks stomp Knights in Section 3A clash

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SHERBURN — The Martin County West Mavericks used a dominant ground game to beat the Russell-Tyler-Ruthton Knights 42-14 in a Section 3A quarterfinal on Tuesday night in Sherburn. “We did what we had to do,” MCW head coach Tom Elliott said. “We did what we had to do to survive. We ...

Fairmont’s Hanson qualifies for state cross country meet

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MINNETRISTA — Back-to-back Class AA individual state cross country bids and a near-miss. Fairmont sophomore standout Macy Hanson placed fifth overall during Tuesday’s Section 2 Meet at Gale Woods Farm to earn her second consecutive trip to St. Olaf College in Northfield. The No. ...

Fairmont to play host to Belle Plaine in 3AAA football opener

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FAIRMONT — Mat Mahoney’s career as Fairmont’s head football coach has come full circle when it pertains to the postseason. Mahoney’s No. 2-seeded Cardinals (6-2) kick off the Section 3AAA quarterfinals at 7 p.m. tonight by playing host to first-year Belle Plaine head coach Dave ...

Jaguars outlast Rebels in 2A volleyball clash in 5 games

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WELLS — The No. 9- seeded Martin Luther/Gran-ada-Huntley-East Chain/Truman Jaguars’ volleyball team was pushed to the limit on Monday night, but dug deep to find a way against the No. 8-seeded United South Central Rebels to win 18-25, 25-23, 13-25, 25-17, 15-11, respectively, in a Section ...

Area Daily Prep Sports Schedule

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Area Daily Prep Sports Schedule Monday, Oct. 24 VOLLEYBALL Section 2A, South Sub-Section Play-In • Truman/Martin Luther/Granada-Huntley-East Chain vs. United South Central in Wells, 7 p.m. Iowa Class 2A, Region 1 Semifinals • North Union vs. Western Christian in Hull, Iowa, ...

Area tennis foursome set for individual state meet

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MINNEAPOLIS — A new experience in a familiar setting. That’s the scenario when Fairmont’s doubles team of junior Hope Klanderud and senior Anika Haugen, along with Blue Earth Area junior singles players Addison Armstrong and Olivia Dutton, deliver their first serves during the opening ...