Home meet for cross-country runners

By Pat Garry, Staff Writer The Eden Valley-Watkins/Kimball cross-country runners played host on Monday, Oct. 11. Taking place at the Kimball Golf Club, the meet included teams from Litchfield, Maple Lake, Paynesville, Saint John’s Prep, and EV-W/K. Results Boys’ JH (2000 M) 1. Gavin Arens, 7.41; 13. Andray Stang, 9.37; 17. Brody Hooper, 10.01. Girls’…

EV-W Volleyballers have perfect week

By Pat Garry, Staff Writer The Eden Valley-Watkins volleyball team enjoyed an undefeated week, taking down New London, 3-0, on Tuesday, Oct. 12; then outlasting friendly rival Kimball, 3-2, on Thursday. New London match Set scores were 25-18, 25-12, and 25-23. EV-W Results: Whitney Jansen; Kills: 4; Aces: 27; Serving: 13-14; Digs: 5; Alyssa Plantenberg;…

EV-W football boys stop Pioneers

By Pat Garry, Staff Writer The Eden Valley-Watkins football boys charged out early and put-up 14 first-quarter points. They never lost the lead, and never looked back as the Eagles defeated Pierz Healy, 34-14 on Friday, Oct. 15. EV-W stats Passing: Nolan Geislinger; 14 of 22, 198 yards, 2 TDs; Rushing: Nolan Geislinger; 16 carries…

Moehrle breaks school record

Congratulations to McKenna Moehrle of KAHS on breaking the school record for blocks. McKenna has now set the record at 217 as a junior. She also recently verbally committed to play D1 volleyball at North Dakota University. Submitted photo.

EV-W/K cross-country teams visit Litchfield

By Pat Garry, Staff Writer The Eden Valley-Watkins/Kimball runners attended the Litchfield Invitational cross-country meet, Thursday, Oct. 7, at Litchfield Golf Course. Results Boys’ JV 32. Daniel Heuring, 21.01; 46. Rylan Schueller, 21.38; 72. Andrew Hennen, 22.59; 76. Makullen Kleist, 23.12; 98. Alex Kurowski, 24.32; 104. Andray Stang, 25.14; 105. Brody Hooper, 25.34; 111. Evan…

EV-W football team loses to Royalton

By Pat Garry, Staff Writer The Eden Valley-Watkins football team fell behind early in last week’s game Friday, Oct. 8, versus Royalton. Sixteen first-quarter points by the Royals were enough to send the Eagles away with a 30-8 loss. EV-W stats Passing: Nolan Geislinger; 18 of 23, 192 yards, TD, INT; Rushing: Sam Nistler; 9…

Eagles’ volleyball girls edged out by Bulldogs

By Pat Garry, Staff Writer The Eden Valley-Watkins volleyball team was defeated by Paynesville, 2-3, Thursday, Oct. 7. Set scores were 21-25, 25-23, 20-25, 25-11, and 11-15. EV-W results Whitney Jansen – Kills: 7, Aces: 29, Serving: 24-24, Digs: 17. Alyssa Plantenberg – Kills: 7, Digs: 3. McKenna Moehrle – Kills: 7, Aces: 1, Set…

Eagles’ gridiron guys defeat Lakers

By Pat Garry, Staff Writer The Eden Valley-Watkins football team out lasted Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted, 48-32, last Friday, Oct. 1, a much welcomed Homecoming victory. EV-W stats Passing: Nolan Geislinger; 12 of 14, 229 yards, 2 TDs, INT. Rushing: Sam Nistler; 14 carries for 81 yards, TD; Gavin Mathies; 8 carries for 59 yards, 3 TDs;…

EV-W volleyball girls play six matches in six days

By Pat Garry, Staff Writer It was a busy time on the courts for Eden Valley-Watkins recently. Starting the week Saturday, Sept. 25, the Eagles competed in the Dassel-Cokato Charger Challenge. EV-W looked sharp and went 3-1 on the day. On Tuesday, the Eagles won over Osakis, 3-0, with set scores of 25-23, 25-15, 25-22.…