Local Sports Scoreboard from Tuesday, September 18th
High School Volleyball:
Marshall def. Windom 3-0 (25-13, 25-12, 25-19)
Southwest Christian def. Ellsworth 3-0 (25-17, 25-20, 25-16)
--Bella Niemeyer led SWC with 10 kills
Murray County Central def. Fulda 3-0 (25-16, 25-12, 25-15)
--Alyssa Groves led MCC with 12 kills
Westbrook-Walnut Grove def. Hills-Beaver Creek 3-0 (25-23, 25-22, 25-21)
--Brittany Erickson and Camryn Bunting each had 6 kills for the Chargers
Red Rock Central def. Mountain Lake Area 3-1 (25-12, 25-21, 18-25, 25-21)
Adrian def. Heron Lake-Okabena 3-1 (21-25, 25-22, 29-27, 25-18)
--Miah Kunkel led Adrian with 16 kills
Worthington def. New Ulm 6-0
--Jon Keoduangsy led the Trojans with 3 goals on the night with Anthony Euceda, Guadalupe Padilla and Eh Kyoo each adding a goal for the undefeated Trojans. Worthington (9-0) will be at Marshall on Thursday and at Austin on Saturday.
New Ulm def. Worthington 6-0
Marshall def. Worthington 7-0
St. James Area def. Luverne 7-0
Former Trojan News
--The Southwest Minnesota State University women’s golf team wrapped up play Tuesday at the Golden Bear Classic at StoneRidge Golf Club in Stillwater (MN) and the Mustangs finished 7th out of 11 teams.
Former Windom Eagle standout Hallie Will shot a 182 for the 2-day tournament and finished in a tie for 39th.
Former Worthington Trojan standout Anneke Weg, golfing as an individual, carded a 90 on the first day and followed that up with a 93 on Tuesday for a 2-day total of 183 and finished in 42nd place.
Minnesota Twins def. Detroit Tigers 5-3
--Chris Gimenez homered and Tyler Austin drove in three runs as the Minnesota Twins beat the Detroit Tigers 5-3. The Twins have won three straight, while the Tigers have lost seven of nine. Mikie Mahtook drove in all of Detroit's runs. Jake Odorizzi allowed two runs on four hits in 6 1/3 innings. He walked one and struck out six in his first start since losing a no-hitter in the eighth inning against the New York Yankees. The Twins are 70-81 and will try to sweep the series with the Tigers in a day game today. Listen live on KWOA the Fan at 11:30am
--The Minnesota Vikings have signed kicker Dan Bailey, the owner of the second-best field goal percentage in NFL history and the replacement for rookie Daniel Carlson. The Vikings cut Carlson after his 0-for-3 game at Green Bay. He missed field goals of 48, 49 and 35 yards, with the last two failed tries coming in overtime and forcing the Vikings to settle for a 29-29 tie with the Packers. Bailey has a career field goal rate better than 88 percent, trailing only Baltimore's Justin Tucker.