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July 1, 2016
Amateur Baseball: Red Wing rolls through River Rats
The Red Wing Aces, behind an 11-hit effort, made short work of the Hudson River Rats on Wednesday, rolling to a 12-0 seven-inning victory at the Red Wing Athletic Field. Red Wing tallied three runs in the first, with Mitch Matter reaching home on an error while Brady Schroeder scored...
July 1, 2016 - 3:37pm
June 27, 2016
Amateur Baseball: Aces come back to best Bears
If ever there was a time the Red Wing Aces needed its young players to step up, Sunday was that time. Hosting the Cannon Falls Bears for a Classic...
June 27, 2016 - 5:23pm
June 26, 2016
Amateur Baseball: Bears, Aces lose
Hampton jumped on Cannon Falls early with a run in the top of the first inning. And it would be all the cushion the Cardinals would need with a 2-0 Classic Cannon Valley League win on Wednesday. Brock Peterson was the only Cannon Falls player to tally more than one hit, going 2-for-4...
June 26, 2016 - 10:01am
June 21, 2016
Amateur Baseball: Cannon Falls splits weekend
The final game of the Josh Harrison Memorial Tournament saw the host Cannon Falls Bears give up just a pair of runs. But it was enough for Bloomington to come away with a 2-1 victory on Sunday. Austin Jacobs pitched five innings for Cannon Falls, allowing four hits and an earned run...
June 21, 2016 - 4:13pm
June 7, 2016
Amateur Baseball wrap: Aces knock off top-ranked Dundas
A four-run lead was just enough for Red Wing to hold off Dundas on Sunday. The Dukes battled back with three runs in the eighth, but the Aces had just enough offense for a 4-3 victory. Red Wing took advantage of two Dundas errors, plating two unearned runs to go with RBI singles from...
June 7, 2016 - 1:45pm
May 31, 2016
Amateur Baseball: Bears knock down Randolph, fall to Northfield
Needing just seven innings on Memorial Day, the Cannon Falls Bears beat Lake Byllesby foe Randolph for an 11-0 Classic Cannon Valley League victory at John Burch Park. Braxton Lindow paced the Bears' offense, going 3-for-4 with a pair of RBI and a run scored. Luke Winchell drove in...
May 31, 2016 - 11:33am
May 24, 2016
Amateur Baseball: Cannon Falls sweeps the weekend
A day after struggling to get the offense going early, Cannon Falls broke out with a five-run first inning, and kept going from there for a 14-3, seven-inning victory over Lake City on Sunday. Austin Jacobs got the win, pitching 4 2/3 innings and allowing all three earned runs on...
May 24, 2016 - 3:07pm
May 17, 2016
Amateur Baseball: Cannon Falls holds off Wanamingo
A five-run sixth inning gave Cannon Falls a six-run lead, and the Bears would need nearly all of it to hold off Wanamingo on Sunday for a 10-8 victory. The Jacks scored once in the eighth, and three times in the ninth, before a groundout ended the game with a pair of runners on base....
May 17, 2016 - 12:57pm
December 31, 2015
Top 10 sports stories of 2015
1. Red Wing girls golfers make a splash It had been four years since the Red Wing girls’ golf team got to dive into the pond at Ridges at Sand Creek. After overcoming a seven-stroke deficit to three-time defending state champion Detroit Lakes, the murky water made for a refreshing...
December 31, 2015 - 12:00pm
September 8, 2015
Amateur Baseball: Plato pounds Bears in state quarterfinals
WATKINS, Minn. – The Cannon Falls Bears have been diehards the last six weeks. Cannon Falls survived elimination in the Classic Cannon Valley...
September 8, 2015 - 5:37pm
September 1, 2015
Amateur Baseball: Bears reach the final weekend
Keith Meyers did it again for Cannon Falls on Saturday as the Bears rode their ace to a 2-1 victory over Bertha in the Class C state tournament in Cold Spring. Meyers’ eight-strikeout, complete-game effort yielded one earned run, six hits and a walk to the Blazers. Brian Hinzmann...
September 1, 2015 - 3:42pm
August 25, 2015
Amateur Baseball: Bears win Class C state opener
The sixth inning and Keith Meyers, that’s all Cannon Falls needed to top Roseau, 6-2, in the Class C state tournament on Saturday. Meyers threw a complete game, allowing one earned run on six hits and two walks. Meyers struck out 11 while Roseau draftee Bryce Venaas (Moorhead)...
August 25, 2015 - 11:25am
August 22, 2015
Amateur Baseball: Bears peak at the perfect time
Cannon Falls went through plenty of growing pains, but the result remained the same: a trip to the state tournament. After a 10-0 victory over the Mankato Cubs last weekend in the Region 4C tournament, Cannon Falls advanced to its fourth straight state tournament, gaining the region’s...
August 22, 2015 - 10:59am
August 17, 2015
Amateur Baseball: Bears headed back to state
Cannon Falls is headed back to the Class C state tournament after beating the Mankato Cubs 10-0 in seven innings on Saturday to clinch the No. 3 seed in Region 4C. In the must-win game, Keith Meyers threw a gem, holding Mankato to one hit and zero walks while striking out seven....
August 17, 2015 - 1:27pm
August 11, 2015
Amateur Baseball: Hampton takes one from Cannon Falls
After defeating Waterville on Saturday, Cannon Falls was staring at a berth in the Class C state tournament against Hampton. But the Cardinals jumped all over Ben Smith in the seventh, scoring four runs to pull away from the Bears, 8-2. Cannon Falls managed just one run in the...
August 11, 2015 - 2:55pm