PREP SPORTS ROUNDUP: Dawson-Boyd, YME post golf victories

GRANITE FALLS/ RENVILLE – Three area schools participated at the YME Invite on Friday, which took place at Stoney Creek and Granite Run golf courses. Both the boys and girls teams played nine holes at each site.

Dawson-Boyd finished with the lowest team score for the boys with 356, while a 461 from Yellow Medicine East was the best team score for the girls.


TEAM STANDINGS: 1. Dawson-Boyd 356, 2. Yellow Medicine East 388, 3. Lakeview 425, 4. Renville County West 522.

DAWSON-BOYD: Easton Popma 85, Chrisian Thoen 86, Cameron Kemen 92, Dalton Palmer 93, Spencer Erickson 95.

YELLOW MEDICINE EAST: Charles Blue 94, Sam Jans 95, Adam Frerichs 98, Mason Frerichs 101, Grant Lalim 104, Jacob Guerin 111.

LAKEVIEW: Taylor Pickthorn 100, Hunter Kvistad 103, Logan Stelter 110, Josh Stevens 112, Jake Werner 113, Jarrett Geihl 122.


TEAM STANDINGS: 1. Yellow Medicine East 461, 2. Lakeview 487, 3. Dawson-Boyd 537, 4. Christian Community School 578.

YELLOW MEDICINE EAST: Erica Moritz 100, Leah Jeseritz and Cassie Thieln 116, Kylie Ramirez 129, Anna McCosh 130, Brianna Raddatz 154.

LAKEVIEW: Whitney Fischer 102, Sydney Schake 115, Briatta Buntjer 134, Hailey Penske and Mikenna Radke 136.

DAWSON-BOYD: Raeann Tuff 121, Taylor Loose 124, Katheryn Madson 137, Alisa Fenske 155.

Wabasso Triangular

SANBORN – The Wabasso Rabbits hosted a golf triangular on Friday, with Sleepy Eye winning the boys with a score of 192 and Springfield finishing with the low score of 216 on the girls side.

Callie Wersal of Springfield shot a 48 to medal for the girls, while Caleb Christianson of Sleepy Eye was the boys medalist after shooting a 42.


TEAM STANDINGS: 1. Sleepy Eye 192, 2. Springfield 195, 3. Wabasso 233.

SLEEPY EYE: 1. Caleb Christiansen, 2. Ben Laffen 47, 3. Wyatt Kosmatka 49, 4. (tie) Matt Miller and Alex Hillesheim 54, 6. Parker Landkammer 69.

SPRINGFIELD: 1. Kale Meendering 45, 2. Jaden Marks 49, 3. Tanner Weisensel 50, 4. Luke Wenisch 51, 5. Noah Bertram 55, 6. Cody Horman 57.

WABASSO: Shawn Zollner 55, Chase Haase and Isaac Hertling 58, Garrett Sagedahl 62, Jacob Iverson 65, Trent Anderson 66.


TEAM STANDINGS: 1. Springfield 216, 2. Sleepy Eye 254, 3. Wabasso 313.

WABASSO: Jenna Henriksen 60, Gabby Welch 65, Sidney Pitzl 71, Jaycee Rohlik 117, Selena Holzel 127.

SLEEPY EYE: Lauren Laffen 49, Ashtyn Tauer 63, Sarah Rossbach 66, Kaylee Hillmer 76.

SPRINGFIELD: Callie Wersal 48, Jena Roiger 55, Lexy Wenisch 56, Amanda Rogotzke 57, Carissa Evers 64, Shylyn Lothert 67.


Wabasso 1,


MILROY – Pitching dominated this game as Wabasso squeezed by Tracy-Milroy-Balaton Friday night.

Wabasso’s Josh Altermatt and the Panther’s Taylor Carlson combined for 24 strikeouts as Altermatt finished with 13 and Carlson clocked 11 K’s.

William Klann had the RBI single for the Rabbits and Nick Altermatt had the other hit for Wabasso. Jordan Towne tallied the Panther’s lone hit of the ballgame.



HITTING: Wabasso (Klann 1-3 single, RBI; Nick Altermatt 1-2, double); TMB (Towne 1-2, single).

PITCHING (IP-H-R-ER-BB-SO): TMB (Carlson 6-2-1-1-2-11); Wabasso (J. Altermatt 7-1-0-0-5-13).


Redwood Valley 22,

Minneota/C/LHI 4

MINNEOTA – Redwood Valley used a big offensive performance to defeat Minneota/Canby/ Lincoln HI 22-4 in five innings on Friday night.

Jenna Kockelman hit a bases-loaded double to put M/C/L on the board in the second inning.

Ricki Kallhoff went 2-for-3 with two singles and a RBI for the other M/C/L run in the fifth.

Becca Kallhoff pitched a one-two-three bottom of the fifth for the Vikings, including a strikeout.

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HITTING: Redwood Valley (Tara Sandgren 2-for-5, double, single, two RBI; Courtney Kretsch 3-for-4, two doubles, single, two RBI); Minneota/Canby/Lincoln HI (Ricki Kallhoff 2-for-3, two singles, RBI; Jenna Kockelman, 1-for-1, double, three RBI; Brook Bauman 1-for-2, single).

PITCHING (IP-H-R-ER-BB-SO): Redwood Valley (Alissa Lueck 5.0-4-4-4-3-4); Minneota/Canby/Lincoln HI (Brook Bauman 3.0-8-14-N/A-7-2; Emily Stienessen 0.1-6-0-0-4-0; Ricki Kallhoff; Becca Kallhoff 1.0-0-0-0-0-1).

RECORDS: Minneota/Canby/Lincoln HI (4-7).

Canby 13, RCW 2

RENVILLE – The Canby Lancers cruised to a 13-2 victory over Renville County West Friday night. Kristian Leppke paced the offense with three RBI on the strength of 3-for-3 hitting that included two doubles and he scored two runs.

Bryce Gorder finished 1-for-4 at the plate and drove in two runs. The Lancers also got doubles from Brett Jelen and Tanner Kack. Kack Adam Durfee, Jelen, Christian Full, Michael Peterson and Sawyer Kraus each added RBI.

Hayden Johnson and Nick Fischer tallied the RBI for the Jaguars as they went a combined 2-for-7 at the plate.

Zach Nuy picked up the win on the mound as he struck out eight against jsut two walks and seven hits. Brady Holwerda was saddled with the loss. Holwerda pitched four innings and struck out three while walking four and allowing three earned runs on six hits.

Canby 13, RCW 2


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Hitting: Canby (Sawyer Kraus 1-for-3, triple, RBI;Kristian Leppke 3-for-3, two doubles, three RBI; Brett Jelen 2-for-2, double, RBI, three runs; Tanner Kack 3-for-4, double, RBI, two runs; Riley Full 2-for-3, double, three runs; Adam Durfee 3-for-5, RBI, Run; Gorder 0-for-4, two RBI, run; Christian Full 1-for-3, RBI; Peterson 1-for-1, RBI; ) RCW (Fischer 1-for-3, double, RBI; Johnson 1-for-4, RBI; Thompson 1-for-4, run; Schaub 2-for-4; Holwerda 1-for-2, run; Kronlokken 1-for-3)

Pitching: Canby (W) (Nuy 7-7-2-2-2-8) RCW (W) (Holwerda 4-6-3-3-4-3; Schaub 1-3-3-3-1-2; Terhaar 0-3-4-4-2-0; Elfering 2-4-3-3-1-1)


MCC 12,


TRACY – Murray County Central kept things rolling on the softball diamond, cruising to a 12-3 win over Tracy-Milroy-Balaton Friday night. Kenda Blomgran lead the Rebels attack, going 3-for-5 at the plate as she tripled, had three RBI and scored two runs. McKenna Schrier also had a big day offensively, driving in three runs as she went 3-for-4 with a triple.

Makenzie Schmitz, Abby Lee, Jade Giese, Kristi Bose and Lissa Carlson all had extra base hits in the game.

Bose went the full seven innings and struck out two while walking just one. The Panther’s Kylie Lessman went four innings while Lexi Tauer pitched three and they combined for three strikeouts.

Tauer paced the Panthers offensively, going 2-for-3 at the plate with an RBI.

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Hitting: MCC (Blomgren 3-for-5, triple, three RBI, two runs; Schrier 3-for-4, triple, two runs, RBI; Lee 2-for-4, double; Schmitz 2-for-4, double, RBI; Giese 1-for-4, double; Bose 1-for-4, double, RBI; Carlson 1-4, double.) TMB (Tauer 2-for-3, RBI, run; Dolan 2-for-4, double, RBI; Nordsiden 1-for-3 single, Radke 1-for-3; Stoneberg 1-for-4. )

PIitching: MCC (Bose 7-7-3-2-1-2) TMB (Lessman 4-13-12-10-1-3; Tauer 3-2-0-0-0-0)

RRC/ WWG 12,


SANBORN – Red Rock Central/ Westbrook-Walnut Grove cruised to a 12-2 victory over Comfrey/Cedar Mountain Friday night. Rachel Kettle went 3-for-3 with three singles and had two RBI to lead the Falcons offensively. Taylor Whilhite scores three runs and had two singles to her line score. Olivia Bittner also finished with an RBI.

Wilhite pitched five innings and gave up two runs (one earned) on three hits and struck out three batters while walking three. Each team committed two errors.



HITTING: Comfrey/Cedar Mountain Red Rock Central/Westbrook-Walnut Grove (Taylor Wilhite 2-for-3, two singles, three runs; Rachel Kettle 3-for-3, three singles, two RBI; Taylor Price 2-for-3, two singles, run; Olivia Bittner RBI, two runs; Hanna Stevenson run).

PITCHING (IP-H-R-ER-BB-SO): Comfrey/Cedar Mountain (5-11-12-10-8-4); Red Rock Central/Westbrook-Walnut Grove (Taylor Wilhite 5.0-3-2-1-3-3).

RECORDS: Red Rock Central/Westbrook-Walnut Grove (1-6).