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Pine Island Panthers
December 13, 2017
PIZM excels in home dual
The Pine Island/Zumbrota-Mazeppa gymnastics team had the top four all-around scores to secure a 143.15-131.35 dual win over Byron Friday night in Pine Island.
December 13, 2017 - 1:54pm
December 8, 2017
Area Girls Basketball Wrap: Randolph's defense stellar in win
Zumbrota-Mazeppa 93, Bethlehem Academy 31 Bethlehem Academy provided little resistance to Zumbrota-Mazeppa on Tuesday as the Cougars breezed...
December 8, 2017 - 10:28pm
December 6, 2017
Football: Goodhue, Z-M lead All-Area team
All-Area Football Team (In alphabetical order) Nate Bauer (jr. LB), Kenyon-Wanamingo All-District, Team Defensive MVP, 75 tackles, 3 INT, 2 defensive...
December 6, 2017 - 8:57am
Gymnastics: Pine Island wins Byron invite, Wingers third
Byron hosted a six-team invitational on Saturday, and with a score of 141.85, Pine Island won the meet. Byron came in second with a 133.5, while Red Wing placed third with a 124.95.
December 6, 2017 - 8:45am
November 29, 2017
All-Area Volleyball: Section 2AA champs K-W lead All-Area pack
First Team (in alphabetical order) Corynne Dahl (sr. middle blocker), Kenyon-Wanamingo HVL All-Conference, 195 kills, 80 blocks, 26 ace serves,...
November 29, 2017 - 12:29pm
November 5, 2017
State Cross-Country: ZM/KW's Sortland secures All-State honors
NORTHFIELD — In her first state meet, Natasha Sortland showed she has All-State ability. During the Class A girls' state cross-country...
November 5, 2017 - 12:23pm
October 27, 2017
Cross-Country: Two area runners qualify for state
ROCHESTER — Their teams didn't make the cut, but Pine Island's Tanner Horton and Lake City's Hunter Grimm will compete in the state cross-country...
October 27, 2017 - 1:32pm
Cross-Country: Three area girls qualify for state
ROCHESTER — Winona Cotter and Stewartville claimed the two state meet spots on Thursday at the Section 1A cross-country meet at Northern...
October 27, 2017 - 1:31pm
Area Volleyball Wrap: Cannon Falls moves into sub-section semis
Third-seeded Cannon Falls opened the Sub-section 1AA-West tournament on Thursday with a 3-0 (25-16, 25-13, 25-12) win over Rochester Lourdes. The Bombers face second-seeded Kasson-Mantorville at 2:30 p.m. Saturday at Mayo Civic Arena in Rochester. Tatum Pickar had 22 digs and an ace...
October 27, 2017 - 1:28pm
October 25, 2017
Football: Z-M hangs on to beat Pine Island
PINE ISLAND — The Section 1AAA tournament is as wide-open as it has been in years. That made Tuesday's game between fifth-seeded Zumbrota-Mazeppa...
October 25, 2017 - 2:16pm
October 19, 2017
Football: Lourdes overpowers Pine Island
PINE ISLAND — The first word that came to Josh Navratil's mind was intensity. Intensity, the Pine Island junior running back/linebacker...
October 19, 2017 - 11:43am
Cross-Country: K-M boys, Stewartville girls top the HVL
The Kasson-Mantorville boys and the Stewartville girls secured conference championships on Tuesday during the Hiawatha Valley League championship meet at Dodge Center Golf Course. The K-M boys finished with 19 points. The KoMets also had the top two runners, with Isaac Threinen taking...
October 19, 2017 - 8:50am
October 18, 2017
Area Volleyball Wrap: K-W wins eighth-straight
Kenyon-Wanamingo finished off the regular season on an eight-match winning streak, the last of which came 3-0 (25-17, 25-16, 25-13) over Pine Island on Tuesday. Ally Peterson had 13 kills for the Knights, with Maddie McCauley and Madi Luebke each handing out 11 assists. Peterson also...
October 18, 2017 - 4:06pm
October 13, 2017
Area Football Wrap: Top-ranked Goodhue cruises at homecoming
Goodhue rushed for 225 yards on Friday, while keeping Kingsland to 88 total yards, in a 44-6 blowout victory over the Knights. Bjorn Otterness got homecoming off to an electric start, returning the opening kickoff 73 yards for a touchdown. Mason Huemann (4 yards), Chase Hinsch (4)...
October 13, 2017 - 11:32pm
Area Volleyball Wrap: Knights cut down KoMets in five
Thanks to the defensive efforts of Julianna Boyum and Sydney Way, Kenyon-Wanamingo managed to slay Kasson-Mantorville in five sets Thursday for a Hiawatha Valley League victory, 19-25, 27-25, 25-22, 20-25, 15-12. "Wow, what a night. I can't even put into words how proud I am of these...
October 13, 2017 - 4:02pm