No. 3 MCW staves off Blue Earth Area in non-league clash, 60-51

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TRIMONT — Cash Owens and Tanner Sinn triggered Class 1A No. 3-ranked Martin County West’s 13-2 first-half run to a 30-17 lead by intermission before Ashton Lloyd served as the key catalyst behind Blue Earth Area’s second-half comeback that narrowed the gap to 40-35 with 9 minutes to ...

Anderson steers Mavericks to 3-point win over Raiders

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SHERBURN — Martin County West extinguished Nicollet’s second-half comeback as guard Emily Anderson picked up a co-game-high 26 points, including the eventual game-winner, to pace the hometown Mavericks’ 68-65 Valley Conference basketball win over the Raiders on Monday night in ...

Knothe engineers Trojans’ hoops win over Cardinals

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FAIRMONT — Fairmont’s boys basketball team held its opponents in the 50-point range and eked out three consecutive wins by less than 10 points each during the previous 11 days. The hometown Cardinals utilized the same formula Saturday, but could not wrest the upperhand on the scoreboard ...

Remembering Karson: Hoops for Heart to hit hardwood

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TRIMONT — From the moment we are born, our parents worry about us, nurture us, educate us and protect us. During the past two years, the world has become overwhelmed by the increasing number of variants of the covid-19 pandemic and its potentially lethal effects. While the general ...

Cardinals fend off Bucs & Lloyd, 58-57

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FAIRMONT — Fairmont post player Sawyer Tordsen scored a team-leading 17 points to guide the Cardinals to a 58-57 Big South Conference basketball victory over the Blue Earth Area Bucs on Friday night, allowing the team to claim a three-game winning streak for the first time this ...