Monday, December 16, 2019

Sports

A poor shooting night didn’t hinder the Awesome Blossom girls from winning their second straight game, as they took Faribault Bethlehem Academy to task in a 51-23 victory on the home court Dec. 5. It gave the girls a 2-0 record in the young season. Midway through the first half, the team trailed 13...
A very slow start plagued the NRHEG basketball boys, and Hayfield took advantage to forge a 76-45 victory over the Panthers Friday, Dec. 6. The loss pushed NRHEG to an 0-3 record for the season. “We didn’t start out very well in this game,” commented Coach Isaiah Lundberg. “Hayfield started 9-0 and...
The 2019 Chateau Speedway season champions include: back row, from left: Mark Wytaske – Owner, Troy Maas-Pure Stock Champion, Noah Grinstead-B Mod Champion, Zach Elward-Street Stock Champion, Ryan Goergen-Midwest Mod Champion, Annette Wytaske-Owner; front row: Brandon Davis-A Mod Champion, Justin Schelitzche-Hornet Champion and Michael Bryant-Mini Mod Champion. Elward and Davis are both from Hayfield.
The 63rd Anniversary Season of Racing at Chateau Speedway in Lansing was officially wrapped up on Saturday Night with the Awards Banquet held at Lansing Corners Supper Club.  The annual awarding of trophies saw the top five drivers in each of the six full time classes (Y Waste WISSOTA Hornets,...
“Without a great deal of practice,” remarked Coach Nate Piller, “I didn’t know what to expect, but the boys took over in good shape.” The Blooming Prairie Blossoms boys basketball team rolled to a 73-40 victory over Bethlehem Academy Friday, Dec.  6. at Faribault. It was a good way to open the...
Pure elation takes over Blossoms Coach Chad Gimbel as he jumps into the arms of one of his assistants just seconds after his team captured Blooming Prairie’s first ever state football title. The Blossoms easily rolled over BOLD 41-15 to claim the state Class 1A title Nov. 29 at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis.
Relentless pressure on both sides of the ball pounded BOLD into submission, and the Awesome Blossom football team laid claim to its first state championship in school history and the number one rank in Class 1A football. The final 41-15 score pretty much indicated the dominance of the Blossoms....
It’s understandable if the Awesome Blossoms were a bit nervous at halftime. After all, the BOLD Warriors had just scored to trim Blooming Prairie’s lead to just six points, and the Awesome Blossoms had lost to BOLD in last year’s state tournament after a similarly close score at halftime. However,...
The Medford Tigers volleyball team recently brought home third place at the state tournament in St. Paul. Members of this year’s team included: top row, from left: Assistant coach Haily Bliss, assistant coach Trisha Chell, Brooke Purrier, Julia Niles, Mackenzie Kellen, Kinsey Cronin, Clara Kniefel...
Winning a season opener is always fun and doing it on the home court makes it better. The NRHEG girls ran past Kenyon-Wanamingo 71-44 Thursday, Nov. 21, after playing to a 28-28 tie at the half. “We got a slow start in the first half,” commented Coach Onika Peterson, “but we rebounded well in the...
Every couple of years the question of the Blooming Prairie nickname comes up for discussion. Some are always agitating for a change to something other than the Awesome Blossoms. After all, they maintain that the current nickname is a very “sissy” name for athletic teams. However, they do not know...
The 2019 volleyball season culminated with a .500 record at 15-15, and the team handed out several awards at the annual honors program.  Julia Worke earned the MVP award and also made second team Gopher Conference All-star squad. Micalyn Trihus was named MVP on offense and earned an All-Conference...

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