Sports

  • Minnewaska girls’ basketball preview

    | Published on November 20, 2017 at 10:15am CST

    Minnewaska head basketball coach Brett Thorfinnson begins his seventh year at the helm of the girls’ team. His Lakers are coming off of back-to-back 20-8 seasons. The 2017-18 team must overcome the loss of six seniors, including two 1,000-point scorers, and that will present a big challenge. “Lots of new faces this year,” said coach Thorfinnson…. Read More

  • Youth soccer boasts big numbers in fall season

    | Published on November 20, 2017 at 10:15am CST

    The Minnewaska Youth Soccer Club (MYSC) concluded their fall soccer season in grand fashion with the last day of matches being played on the turf at the high school. The kids loved playing on the turf, and some even thought they could run faster on it. Enrollment in the fall soccer program was high again,… Read More

  • State football tournament semifinal results

    | Published on November 20, 2017 at 10:13am CST

    Section 5AA state football representative Paynesville ran into the best team in the state on Thursday. Caledonia thumped the Bulldogs, 49-16, to earn a spot in the title game against Pipestone. AA State Tournament semifinals,  played on Friday, Nov. 17: at U.S. Bank Stadium 1AA Caledonia 49 5AA Paynesville 16 3AA Pipestone 28 7AA Moose Lake/Willow River 6 A State Tournament semifinals,  played on… Read More

  • Lacey Entzi in state 100 butterfly

    | Published on November 20, 2017 at 10:13am CST

    Lacey Entzi took part in her fifth state tournament swim meet on Friday at the University of Minnesota’s Aquatic Center. Entzi had qualified for state in the 100 butterfly, setting a school record in the process. On Friday Entzi took to the pool in the 29-swimmer field, finishing with a time of 1:01.32, good for 24th… Read More