Thursday, February 29, 2024

Sports

ROCHESTER — The Dodge County hockey boys competed in the 30th annual Kiwanis Festival, played at Rochester’s Graham Arena, on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, December 27-29. On Wednesday, the Wildcats fell to a tough Eagan squad, 6-1. Thursday’s action saw Dodge County top East Ridge, 4-1, and DC’s...
Kasson-Mantorville wrestling fans traveled down to Chatfield on Friday, December 22, for a state ranked match-up between K-M and the Chatfield Gophers. The hype for this dual did not disappoint. In a small gym, with limited bleacher seating, two top ranked teams in Minnesota went head-to-head in a...
Hayfield Lady hoopsters—tough to beat There’s just no stopping them! The Hayfield girls’ basketball bunch holds a 9-0 overall record thus far on the 2023-24 campaign. Most recently the girls overwhelmed Southland, 90-60, on Monday, December 18, in Hayfield. Rushford-Peterson was Tuesday’s opponent...
Byron basketball boys enjoy winning week There’s nothing like getting a win, unless of course it’s getting a pair of wins in the same week. That’s just what the Byron boys’ basketball team did recently. On Tuesday, December 19, the boys topped New Prague, 79-61, and on Thursday, the Bears bested...
LUVERNE — The Dodge County boys hockey team met a tough opponent in Luverne last Friday, December 22, at Blue Mound Ice Arena. It was the Cardinals who emerged victorious in this one, by a 4-3 final tally. Next up for the Wildcats was the Rochester Kiwanis Hockey Festival, beginning on Wednesday,...
K-M boys wrestle Lake City boys On Thursday, December 21, the Kasson-Mantorville wrestling squad faced-off against the Lake City Tigers, and it was the KoMets prevailing, 70-3. 107: Rex Ayshford (KAMA) over (LACI) (For.); 114: Zeke Ranvek (KAMA) over Lyncoln Watters (LACI) (Fall 1:51); 121: Adrian...
Perched in the catbird seat at an overall mark of 11-1-0, the Dodge County girls hockey team is on a five-game winning streak. Most recently, the girls defeated Visitation, 8-0, on Tuesday, December 19, at Dodge County Ice Arena. The Wildcats followed up that feat with a 3-1 win over the Breck...
Byron gymnasts win Winona Invite The Byron gymnastics team traveled to Winona on Saturday, December 16, to compete in the six-team invite. The team got off to a little bit of a slow start but finished incredibly strong. Byron finished with a team score of 139.0 to take first place. The host team,...
It is often said after the high school state tournament each year in March, that we (Minnesota) should entertain the idea of one state tournament, no separation of classes. Winner takes all. In theory, that is what the annual Minnesota Christmas Tournament is. It is a battle of will amongst the...
Lady Bears defeat Wingers RED WING — Red Wing kept it close in the opening minutes, then soon fell behind by double digits, as Byron ran away with the game to win, 65-37 on Thursday night, December 14. The Bears pulled ahead 31-14 at the half, following a 21-7 run to close out the first. Causing...

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