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Latest Minnesota Football Rankings (10-16-14)

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Latest Minnesota Football Rankings (10-16-14)
Class 9-Man
1. Grand Meadow (7-0)
2. Waubun (7-0)
3. North Woods (7-0)
4. Cromwell (7-0)
5. Randolph (6-1)
6. Nicollet (6-1)
7. Spring Grove (6-1)
8. Edgerton/Ellsworth (6-1)
9. Underwood (6-1)
10. Warren-Alvarado-Oslo (6-1)
Others Receiving Votes: Stephen-Argyle, Ely, Ada-Borup, Wrenshall, Verndale

Class A
1. Mahnomen (7-0)
2. Minneota (7-0)
3. Upsala/Swanville Area (7-0)
4. New Ulm Cathedral (7-0)
5. Minneapolis North (7-0)
6....


Latest Minnesota Volleyball Rankings (10-20-14)

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Here are the final Minnesota High School Volleyball Rankings, as provided by the Minnesota Volleyball Coaches Association (10-20-2014)

Class A
1. Bethlehem Academy
2. Central Minnesota Christian
3. New Life Academy
4. Tracy-Milroy-Balaton
5. Heron Lake-Okabena
6. Minneota
7. Mabel-Canton
8. Martin County West
9. Ada-Borup
10. Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa
Others receiving votes: Fillmore Central, Mayer Lutheran, Hayfield, South Ridge, Kittson Central, Wheaton, Heritage Christian

Class AA
1. Jackson County...


2 Minnesota West Lady Jay Volleyball Players earn MCAC Player of the Week

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The Minnesota College Athletic Conference has released their weekly awards in Volleyball and 2 Minnesota West Lady Jays have earned Player of the Week honors.

Minnesota West's Kristen Anderson has been named the MCAC Southern Division Hitter of the Week. Anderson, a sophomore from Worthington, had 38 kills, 17 blocks and 21 digs in 5 games last week. Anderson had 13 kills and 7 blocks in a 3-2 loss to Division II Williston last week

Minnesota West's Paige Kinley has been named the MCAC Southern Division Defensive Player of the Week. Kinley, a freshman from Worthington, had...


Worthington Trojan Fall Sports Kickoff to be held Monday, August 18th

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The Worthington Trojan Sports Booster Club is holding their annual fall sports kickoff on Monday, August 18th. The Booster Club will be grilling hot dogs, with serving of food to begin at 5:30pm at the Worthington High School Cafeteria. Introduction of Fall Sports Athletes will begin at 6:00pm and Spring State Sports Individuals will be honored as well.


Trojan Football Family Night will be held Saturday, August 16th

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The Worthington Trojan football team will be hosting an event this Saturday, August 16th, at 7:30 PM at Trojan Field. They are calling this Trojan Football Family Night. The night will consist of an intra-squad scrimmage, watermelon social, family activities and picture opportunities of the players. This event is open to all family members and to the public as well.


WGBA Basketball Camp to be held in August

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The Worthington Girls Basketball Association will be holding a basketball camp for girls coming into grades 1st through 8th on August 5th, 6th & 7th at Prairie Elementary in Worthington. The Worthington Girls Basketball Association invites girls of all skill levels in Worthington and the surrounding communities to attend this year's camp.

The Worthington Girls Basketball Coaching Staff works hard to provide each camper with a quality basketball experience. The Camp will focus on teaching basketball fundamentals and team building activities. The camp will be instructed by...


Fulda High School Fall Sports Eligibility Meeting

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Fulda is holding their Fall Sports Eligibility meeting on August 4th at the Fulda High School. Paperwork and payment of fees will begin at 6:15pm with the meeting to begin at 7:00pm


Bluejay Basketball adds 4 more recruits

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Minnesota West Men’s Basketball Coach Justin Heckenlaible has announced that the Bluejays have signed 4 more recruits for the 2014-2015 season.

The 4 recruits are Marcus Potter from Worthington, Alex Knutson from Westbrook, Cody Martinz from Custer (SD) and Mitch Prouty from Bryant (SD)

Potter, a 6'2" point guard, is coming off a senior season with the Worthington Trojans were he was a 2014 Southwest Conference All-Conference selection. He averaged 15 points, 3 rebounds and 5 assists per game. Coach Heckenlaible said about Potter: “Marcus can get to the basket and can hit...


Sanford Power Basketball Academy to come to Worthington

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Sanford Power Basketball Academy will be holding a workout in Worthington on July 30th.

The session will run from 9:00am till Noon at Worthington High School on July 30th. The camp is open to all ISD 518 boys entering grades 7th through 12th and open for girls entering grades 9th through 12th. Cost of the camp is $25 dollars. For more information contact Clint Meyer at 507-329-0519


Region 13C Amateur Baseball Tournament field has been set

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The matchup have been set for the Region 13C Amateur Baseball playoffs which will begin on Wednesday. The Jackson Bulls are the #1 seed and will face the #8 seed Adrian Athletics in a best-of-three series. Game 1 is in Jackson on Wednesday night with Game 2 in Adrian Friday night and if needed Game 3 would be back in Jackson Sunday afternoon

The Wilmont Cardinals are the #2 seed and will face the #7 seeded Martin County Foxes in a best-of-three series. Game 1 will be in Truman on Wednesday night with Game 2 in Wilmont Saturday afternoon and if needed Game 3 will be back in...