Wednesday, October 20, 2021

Sports

After a two week absence from the gym, the girls were able to get a week of practice in before heading to Caledonia on Feb. 11 for a triangular that included LaCrescent as well. The girls finished with a 129.5 points, which were enough to come out on top. LaCrescent finished with 123.825 points and...
KM junior, Logan Vaughan, ranked #1 in state at 145 in Class AA, defeated Lucas Jagodzinske who is currently ranked #3 in state at 138 for Class AA. Vaughan won late in the third period by decision, 11-5.
On Saturday, the KoMet wrestling team headed west bound on I-90 for another state ranked match-up. The day did not disappoint.   The KM wrestling coaches, along with KM Activities Director, Broc Threinen, have always worked hard to build one of the toughest schedules in the state to prepare the...
No. 4 Gryffon Funk pounds the net during the Wildcats game against Luverne.
Both the Dodge County girls and boys Wildcat hockey teams were on the ice last week with the boys team winning two games while the girls split at 1-1. The boys went against Simley at home on Tuesday, Feb. 2, coming away with a 6-4 victory. It was a busy first period as the Wildcats scored first at...
It was a good week for Dodge County Wildcat hockey as both the girls’ and boys’ team won two games each. The girls brought their overall season record to 4-1-0 with victories over Hopkins/St. Louis Park, 5-1, on Tuesday, January 26, and New Prague, 3-1, on Saturday, January 30. The boys defeated...
Heavyweight Reed Parrish got the pin over Andrew Rantila to get the win over Stillwater.
Last Friday night was a clash.  A clash of three Minnesota ranked teams.  The stage was set. Literally. Simley’s main gym flooded over Christmas break when a water line broke, so this elite night of wrestling was moved into their auditorium. The wrestling mats were rolled out onto their stage. With...
Jocie Halfman finished third with a score of 29.6 with her best finish on the bars.
Byron Girls Gymnastics season got off to a solid start despite falling short to the very strong and talented PIZM team. The girls accumulated 134.8 points to PIZM’s 137.3. The girls had several solid performances, led by Sophomore Amber Roble (2nd in the all-around) and Freshman Lydia Evans (3rd in...
Kasson-Mantorville Senior Dylan Baker defeated Kenyon-Wanamingo’s Bray Olson in the 152# weight class.
Last week was a busy week at home for the KM wrestlers. They secured three solid wins and outscored their opponents 185-36.   The KoMet’s home opener was meant to be a triangular with Stewartville and Pine Island. As this year would have it with the every changing schedules, Pine Island needed to...
Both the boys’ and girls’ Dodge County Wildcats were in action Saturday night, with the girls’ team chalking up a win and the boys’ team losing their game. The girls’ team to Riverside Ice Arena in Moose Lake where they defeated the Moose Lake Area Rebels by a 5-1 score. Dodge County scored twice...
Byron’s Maxwell Peterson wrestling Kasson-Mantorville’s Keyan Laganiere last Friday.
After a long wait, with great uncertainty, the KoMet wrestlers stepped back onto the mat.  The MSHSL met in October and approved starting winter sports Nov. 30. The winter schedules are to be decreased by 30%. No tournaments, no invitationals. No event larger than a triangular. At that time, the...
Several area residents are among those recently named to the Mayo Civic Center Region 1 Wrestling Hall of Fame Class of 2021. Among those honored are athletes Jason Rhoten, Kasson-Mantorville High School; Chris Steele, Hayfield High School and athlete/coach Mike Buringa, Plainville-Elgin-Millville...

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