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May 22, 2014
Baseball: K-M ends Z-M's season
The Section 1AA-West tournament is stacked at the top, a fact Zumbrota-Mazeppa knew. In case they had forgotten, the Cougars were given that lesson again on Thursday as Kasson-Mantorville ended Z-M’s season with a 17-0 thrashing in the first round of the playoffs. Freedom Hunt...
May 22, 2014 - 9:17pm
May 13, 2014
Baseball: K-W sweeps Z-M
Kenyon-Wanamingo has been on a hot streak lately, winning nine of its last 10 games. And the last of those two victories came Tuesday against Zumbrota-Mazeppa. The Cougars managed just five hits in the sweep, losing Game 1, 14-0, and Game 2, 10-0, both in five innings. Six errors...
May 13, 2014 - 9:06pm
May 12, 2014
Softball: Cougars get by Cotter
With just four games left in the regular season, Zumbrota-Mazeppa is started its stretch run to the playoffs with a 5-1 non-conference victory over Winona Cotter on Monday. The Cougars lashed out with 12 hits in the game, led by Morgan Olson’s 3-for-4 performance that was capped...
May 12, 2014 - 9:40pm
Baseball: Z-M downs Pine Island
Zumbrota-Mazepopa got five hits combined from Connor Hegseth and Chase Steffen, and solid starting pitching performance from Michael Wicks, to beat Pine Island, 5-3, in a Hiawatha Valley League game Monday afternoon. Hegseth finished 3-for-3 with a double while Steffen ended up...
May 12, 2014 - 8:52pm
May 1, 2014
Track and Field: Tigers hold off Bombers, Cougars
LAKE CITY – A little mist, a little cold, and a lot of wind greeted five Hiawatha Valley League track teams Thursday in Lake City. Hundreds...
May 1, 2014 - 10:07pm
April 25, 2014
Baseball: Z-M, Goodhue split doubleheader
Thanks to late-game heroics by both teams, Zumbrota-Mazeppa and Goodhue split a Hiawatha Valley League Blue division doubleheader Friday in Zumbrota. Thanks to a base hit to center field by Cody Heitman that scored Freedom Hunt, the Cougars came away with a 4-3 Game 1 win. Then...
April 25, 2014 - 11:15pm
Softball: Z-M edges Stewartville
Facing one of the better teams in Section 1AA, Zumbrota-Mazeppa needed to be sharp Friday night. The Cougars were just that, playing flawless in the field to beat Stewartville, 2-1. The Tigers scored in the second on a Jena O’Byrne home run, which was one of only two hits for...
April 25, 2014 - 10:41pm
April 2, 2014
Softball: Cougars start season with a win
ROCHESTER – With Mother Nature playing the April fool, and The Bubble of the Rochester Regional Stadium playing along, Rochester Century and...
April 2, 2014 - 4:46pm
March 1, 2014
State Wrestling: Majerus third, Siewert fourth
ST. PAUL – After a controversial no-call in his semifinal match, Joey Majerus tried to find the will to move one with the wrestleback portion...
March 1, 2014 - 6:44pm
February 25, 2014
State Wrestling: Five from area ready for Class A individual tournament
Experience paid off for Zumbrota-Mazeppa Saturday as the Cougars wound up with three individual state qualifiers from the Section 1A tournament. Junior Joey Majerus (113 pounds) will head to the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul for the fourth-consecutive season, while senior Cody...
February 25, 2014 - 11:18am
February 16, 2014
Wrestling: Cougars, Bombers fall in section semifinals
ROCHESTER – Pins. Technical falls. Major decisions. All have one thing in common: Bonus points, bonus points, bonus points. Those additional...
February 16, 2014 - 11:45am
February 15, 2014
Boys Basketball: Z-M tripped up by Pine Island
Ellis Hirman had 20 points and 20 rebounds, and teammate Jacob Tschann added 19 points, but it was not enough for Zumbrota-Mazeppa to win its regular-season finale as Pine Island won the Hiawatha Valley League matchup 74-59 Friday in Pine Island. Not to be outdone by Hirman’s...
February 15, 2014 - 12:09am
February 6, 2014
Girls Basketball: Z-M routs Bethlehem Academy
It took a little while for Zumbrota-Mazeppa to find its groove Thursday night, but once the Cougars did, Bethlehem Academy acted as though it didn’t hear the music. Trailing by two points early on, Z-M was able to slowly take over the game. With 9 minutes, 40 seconds left in...
February 6, 2014 - 10:37pm
February 3, 2014
Girls Basketball: Z-M fends off Lake City
Carley Henning got Zumbrota-Mazeppa off to a roaring start, hitting her first five shots, including two 3-pointers, to help the Cougars hold off Lake City, 54-52, Monday night. Madi Green had a similar run in the second half, scoring 15 of her 17 points for the Tigers in the final...
February 3, 2014 - 11:32pm
January 31, 2014
Boys Basketball: Cougars get back into win coulmn
Ellis Hirman’s 20 points led Zumbrota-Mazeppa to a 60-50 Hiawatha Valley League win Friday over Kenyon-Wanamingo. The victory ended a three-game losing streak for the Cougars that began two weeks ago. Hirman’s point total included an 8 of 13 mark from the free-throw line, while...
January 31, 2014 - 10:55pm