Cardinals deflect Arrows in Big South hoops, 75-44

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FAIRMONT — Fairmont’s baseline-to-baseline defensive swarm produced a game-opening 15-0 offensive avalanche that snowed under Pipestone Area during Thursday night’s Big South Conference basketball clash at Cardinal Gym. Post player Cadee Becker amassed a game-best 21 points and a ...

Jaguars pull away from Mavericks in 2nd half

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NORTHROP — Jaguars post player Katelyn Diegnau scored a game-high 26 points to lead Granada-Huntley-East Chain/Truman/Martin Luther to a 59-40 Valley Conference basketball victory over the Martin County West Mavericks on Thursday night in Northrop. The Jaguars completed a season sweep after ...

Hernes, MCA gymnasts vault past St. James Area

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ST. JAMES — Martin County Area all-arounder Ellie Hernes and her teammates nearly made a clean sweep of every event en route to posting a 127.85-104.85 victory over the St. James Area Saints on Thursday night in St. James. Hernes captured top individual honors in the all-around ...

Cardinals girls hockey doubles up Trojans, 4-2

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WORTHINGTON — Forward Bella Larson scored two first-period goals to help pace the Fairmont Area Cardinals’ 4-2 Big South Conference hockey victory over the Worthington Trojans on Thursday night. Cardinals defender Alexis Newville also added a pair of goals in the win, scoring the second ...

PeeWee ‘B’ hockey nets 2-1 mark at tournament

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FAIRMONT — The Fairmont PeeWee ‘B’ hockey team compiled a 2-1 record to net third place during last weekend’s River Lakes tournament. Axel Chapman generated four goals and one assist to power Fairmont to a 9-5 opening-round victory over host River Lakes on Friday. Preston Cepress ...

Area Daily Prep Sports Schedule

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Thursday, Jan. 27 GIRLS BASKETBALL • Pipestone Area @ Fairmont, 7:30 p.m. • Martin County West vs. Granada-Huntley-East Chain/Truman/Martin Luther in Northrop, 7 p.m. • Blue Earth Area @ New Ulm, 7:30 p.m. BOYS BASKETBALL • New Ulm @ Blue Earth Area, 7:30 ...