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February 16, 2016
Girls Basketball: K-W cruises by Stewartville
Kenyon-Wanamingo won for the third time in four games on Tuesday with a 71-47 Hiawatha Valley League victory against Stewartville in Kenyon. Pacing the Knights was Savannah Bleess, who hit three 3-pointers on the way to a game-high 26 points. Behind her was Mara Quam, who was 9 of...
February 16, 2016 - 10:31pm
February 12, 2016
Girls Basketball: Panthers drop fourth straight
For the fourth straight game, Pine Island found itself in the loss column after taking a 62-57 defeat against Hayfield in Hiawatha Valley League play Friday. Eliza Warneke finished with 15 points and 15 rebounds for the Panthers while Madi Owen finished with 12 points. Emilie Rucker...
February 12, 2016 - 9:39pm
February 11, 2016
Girls Basketball: Lake City grabs road win over Stewartville
On the road Thursday against Stewartville, Lake City picked up its fourth win in five games with a 69-52 Hiawatha Valley League victory. Leading Lake City was Laura Heitman with 17 points, six rebounds and three steals. Madi Green chimed in with 14 points along with six rebounds and...
February 11, 2016 - 11:55pm
Girls Basketball: Randolph continues to roll
Randolph rattled off its fourth straight win on Thursday, picking up a 70-48 Southeast Conference home win over LeRoy-Ostrander. “Our half-court offense worked very well tonight as we had four players again in double digits,” said Rockets head coach Dennis Trom. “Defensively,...
February 11, 2016 - 11:52pm
Girls Basketball: Z-M blows out L-A
Zumbrota-Mazeppa had 10 different players score, led by Natalie Majerus’ 19 and Lauren Miller’s 16, as the Cougars dominated Lewiston-Altura, 71-39, on Tuesday. Miller had eight rebounds in the contest, second to Laura Drackley’s nine. Blair Schilling’s 16 points led L-A....
February 11, 2016 - 5:58pm
Girls Basketball: Green paces Lake City to HVL win
Madi Green’s 26 points sent Lake City to a 72-59 Hiawatha Valley League victory over La Crescent on Tuesday night. Green also had eight rebounds, while Laura Heitman contributed 20 points to the Tigers’ offense. Anna Peterson led the Lancers with 18 points. Lake City (8-13, 5-9...
February 11, 2016 - 5:57pm
Girls Basketball: Goodhue routs W-K
After holding Wabasha-Kellogg to 15 first-half points, Goodhue stayed the course to put away the Falcons, 80-41, Tuesday night. McKenzie Ryan led the Wildcats with 19 points, with Sydney Lodermeier adding 14. Thirteen different players scored for Goodhue. Lexy Peterson had 18 points...
February 11, 2016 - 5:56pm
February 10, 2016
Girls Basketball: Red-hot WEM holds off K-W
KENYON -- There is plenty to be intimidated about from Waterville-Elysian-Morristown. The Buccaneers sport a starting lineup where every player is 5-foot-9 or taller. And heading into Tuesday's non-conference game with Kenyon-Wanamingo, WEM had not lost a game since Dec. 29. But,...
February 10, 2016 - 3:31pm
February 9, 2016
Girls Basketball: Mankato East edges Red Wing
Dave Muelken knew his team would have to fight tooth and nail to get by Mankato East in Tuesday’s Big Nine Conference road game. But Muelken didn’t anticipate taking on third team, one that, according to Muelken, cost the Wingers a win. “For the first time in my coaching career,...
February 9, 2016 - 11:31pm
February 8, 2016
Girls Basketball: Trio helps Knights defeat Cougars
Playing its first game since Jan. 29, Kenyon-Wanamingo had a trio of players with double-digit points in a 55-44 Hiawatha Valley League victory over Zumbrota-Mazeppa Monday in Kenyon. Savannah Bleess led the Knights' charge with 21 points to go with 11 rebounds. Mara Quam added 16...
February 8, 2016 - 10:23pm
Girls Basketball: Rockets win third straight
Sparked by a double-double from Hannah Neil, Randolph won its third straight game with a 70-37 Southeast Conference victory over Schaeffer Academy Monday in Rochester. Neil finished with 25 points and 11 rebounds while helping the Rockets build a 36-16 halftime lead. Wendy Splichal...
February 8, 2016 - 9:22pm
February 7, 2016
Girls Basketball: Early slump haunts Wingers
Red Wing's first four possessions on Saturday resulted in turnovers. And seemingly in the blink of an eye, Austin took a 12-2 lead over the visiting Wingers. From there, the Packers continued to roll, picking up a 69-54 Big Nine Conference victory over Red Wing. “We didn't shoot...
February 7, 2016 - 12:36am
Girls Basketball: Goodhue holds off Dover-Eyota
With Goodhue taking a 14-point lead with eight minutes to go, seventh-ranked (Class 2A) Dover-Eyota held the top-ranked (1A) Wildcats scoreless for six minutes to make it a one-point game. But Goodhue, thanks to a monster performance from Sydney Lodermeier, were able to stop the Eagles'...
February 7, 2016 - 12:30am
February 5, 2016
Girls Basketball: Guards lift Z-M past Pine Island
Thanks to some strong guard play from Lyndsey Quam and Natalie Majerus, Zumbrota-Mazeppa picked up a 51-44 victory over Highway 52 rival Pine Island on Friday. Quam finished the Hiawatha Valley League game with 13 points, six rebounds, three assists and three steals while Majerus...
February 5, 2016 - 10:47pm
Girls Basketball: Lake City nabs another win
Lake City won back-to-back games for the first time this season after defeating Rochester Lourdes 54-51 Friday in Hiawatha Valley League play. Madi Green led the Tigers' charge, collecting a double-double with 19 points and 15 rebounds. Laura Heitman came up with 11 points while Julia...
February 5, 2016 - 9:38pm