For the 2nd time this season, Minnesota West sophomore Derek Buysse has been named the MCAC Southern Division Men’s Basketball Player of the Week.
YANKTON, SD – December 22, 2014 – Mount Marty College is pleased to announce the athletic signing of Matt Jirele of Worthington High School to participate in the track and field and cross country programs.
Minnesota West sophomore wide receiver Elliot Oldham on Wednesday signed a National Letter of Intent to continue his football career at the Division I level with UTEP (University of Texas at El Paso)
The Detroit, Michigan native led the Minnesota West Bluejays in receiving with 31 catches for 452 yards and scored 4 touchdowns and was a MCAC All-Division First Team selection this past season.
The Worthington Christmas Youth Folkstyle Wrestling Tournament will be held this Friday (December 5th) at Worthington High School. This is an all-trophy tournament.
The division are Pre-Kindergarten, 1st & 2nd Grade, 3rd & 4th Grade and 5th & 6th Grade
Weigh-Ins will begin at 4:30pm with wrestling to begin at 6:00pm on December 5th. The Entry is $10 per individual at the door or $50 for a team, also payable at the door. The entry fees DO NOT include insurance.
The Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union has released their first Girls Basketball Rankings of the season
1. Burlington Notre Dame
4. Grand View Christian
6. Marquette Catholic
7. Fremont Mills
9. Iowa Valley
11. Central Lyon
1. Western Christian
2. Unity Christian
4. Des Moines Christian
5. South Central Calhoun
7. Dike-New Hartford
8. Fort Dodge Saint Edmond
The first Minnesota Boys Basketball Rankings have been released by Minnesota Basketball News, a statewide basketball publication
1. Minneapolis North
5. Fond du Lac Ojibwe
7. Battle Lake
8. United South Central
2. Redwood Valley
3. Saint Cloud Cathedral
5. Saint Paul Academy
9. Minnehaha Academy
2. Saint Paul Johnson
The Siouxland Conference has released their 2014 All-Conference Volleyballl teams.
1st Team All-Conference
* Madison Beaver, Sioux Center, Sr
* Sarah Halse, Central Lyon, Sr
* Sami Kleinwolterink, Sheldon, Sr
* Tarah Meyer, West Lyon, Sr
* Courtney Schafer, Boyden-Hull, Sr
Jill Vander Plaats, Sioux Center, Sr
Angel Rasmussen, Central Lyon, Sr
Alyssa Brown, MOC-FV, Sr
2nd Team All-Conference
Paige Boote, West Lyon, Sr
Kati Kneifl, Sheldon, Sr
Ivy Sieperda, Central Lyon, Sr
Ashley Boer, Central Lyon, So
The National Football League Players Association (NFLPA) has released a statement on their website (nflpa.com) about the NFL's decision to suspend Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson for the rest of the current season:
NFLPA STATEMENT ON ADRIAN PETERSON SUSPENSION
The decision by the NFL to suspend Adrian Peterson is another example of the credibility gap that exists between the agreements they make and the actions they take. Since Adrian’s legal matter was adjudicated, the NFL has ignored their obligations and attempted to impose a new and arbitrary disciplinary proceeding.
The NFL announced on Tuesday that Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson would be suspended for the rest of the 2014-2015 NFL Season. Below is a statement released by the NFL:
The Minnesota College Athletic Conference has released their first Men's Basketball Weekly Awards for the season and Minnesota West sophomore Derek Buysse has been named the Southern Division Player of the Week
Buysse, a sophomore from Marshall, averaged 25 points per game, 7 rebounds per game and 3.3 steals per game in 3 games last week as the Bluejays opened up the season with a 1-2 record.
Minnesota West will host Mount Marty (JV) on Thursday night at the Center for Health and Wellness on the Worthington Campus at 8:00pm