Saturday, September 06, 2008

Challenges, & Heavyweights

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Marshall went 2-0 yesterday at the 32 team SW MN Challenge with wins over Lincoln HI and Hutchinson and has advanced to the quarterfinal round. Also advancing: Owatonna, the Tigers opponent; Lakeville North; Stillwater; St. Michael-Albertville; Minneota; Wayzata; and Eastview.
From the Marshall Independent and Hutchinson Leader.

Moorhead won twice and moved to the semis in the Aerie Challenge in Apple Valley. The Spuds face the hosts today. DGF lost to Apple Valley as I reported in last night's Out & About.

#1AAA Chaska swept #2AAA Lakeville North on Thursday in the battle of heavyweights in the Lake. From the Chaska Herald.

Rosemount lost to Eagan during the week. The Rosemount Town Pages has the story.

St. Cloud Tech swept Brainerd in Central Lakes action on Thursday. From the Brainerd Dispatch.

Maple River had a pair of marathon games in a 3-2 win over Alden-Conger. Both games four and five went longer than 25 and 15. NRHEG went five to beat Waterville-Elysian-Morristown. Alyssa Hagen had 16 kills for the Panthers. From the Albert Lea Tribune.

Pierz went five to beat Kimball on Thursday. Sammi Lucking had 24 kills for Pierz. Plus six more results from the Brainerd Dispatch.

Breckenridge swept Frazee in Heart O'Lakes action. Justine Banken had 14 kills for the Cowgirls. From the Wahpeton Daily News.

Ashby swept Hillcrest Lutheran on Thursday. Plus there is video of some of the action. From the Fergus Falls Daily Journal.

Cass Lake-Bena swept Walker-Hackensack-Akeley on Thursday. Plus two more results from the Bemidji Pioneer.

Kittson County Central beat Crookston 3-1. From the Crookston Times.

The Red Rock Conference is previewed in the Worthington Daily Globe.

Anoka-Ramsey beat MN West 3-1 in south division action. From the Worthington Daily Globe.

Riverland beat Fergus Falls also by a 3-1 margin. Brooke Monson had 18 kills for the Blue Devils. From the Austin Post Bulletin.

Rochester swept Ridgewater. Bobbie Meier had 9 kills for the Yellow Jackets. From the Rochester Post Bulletin.

Hibbing swept Central Lakes on Thursday. Alexa Hoffman had 10 kills for the Raiders. From the Brainerd Dispatch.

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