Track/field teams at Pierz

By Pat Garry, Staff Writer Competing back-to-back and following the ACGC Meet on Thursday, the K/EV-W kids entered the Pierz Pioneer Invitational Friday, April 23. Boys’ relay members: 4×8: Jordan Wendroth, Ben Ruhland, Ariel Ertle, Henry Lemke; 4×2: Parker Kenning, Gabe Becker, Bryce Lyrek, Payton Hooper; 4×1: John Maile, Andy Becker, Austin Molitor, Noah Stommes;…

Not much rest for the K/EV-W track/field teams

By Pat Garry, Staff Writer The K/EV-W track and field teams traveled to Atwater–Cosmos-Grove City High School for competition at the ACGC Quad Meet, last Thursday, April 22. Boys’ relay members: 4×8: Jordan Wendroth, Matthew Loch, Ben Ruhland, Henry Lemke; 4×2: Parker Kenning, John Maile, Bryce Lyrek, Payton Hooper; 4×1: Throwers ran: Andy Becker, Evan…

K/EV-W girls’ golfers hit long and straight in early season

By Pat Garry, Staff Writer The girls competed in Litchfield Thursday, April 15, in a two–person scramble format. Team total scores were made up of the (three) two-person scramble teams. Kinball/EV-W took 7th place, with Avery Maus and Hailey Ramthun winning the tiebreaker, to place 4th, and each shooting a 44. K/EV-W Team Total, 173;…

K/EV-W track/field teams debut at Belgrade

By Pat Garry, Staff Writer The track and field kids opened their new season Thursday, April 15, competing at the -Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa Quad Meet. The girls were pretty much full strength and did very well. The guys had just twelve competitors, and four of them were throwers; involved only in shot and disc. Most of the…

K/EV-W co-ed track/field teams continue busy week

By Pat Garry, Staff Writer On the heels of the Belgrade meet, just yesterday, the tracksters forged ahead Friday, April 16, and participated in the Foley Invitational. Boys’ team scores: 1) Litchfield, 84.50; 2) Foley, 61; 3) Pierz, 51; 4) Eden Valley-Watkins/-Kimball, 44.50. Girls’ team scores: 1) Foley, 85; 2) Eden Valley-Watkins/Kimball, 79; 3) Pierz,…

Register now for Chain of Lakes Soccer Club

The Chain of Lakes Soccer Club kicks off another season Monday, Aug. 12 (Aug. 20 for grades 4-6). Last year, Chain of Lakes included boys and girls from ­Kimball, Eden Valley-Watkins, Paynesville, Belgrade/­Brooten/Elrosa, and home-schooled students. Registration is now open for the 2019 season. There will be two teams: a high school team consisting of…

EV-W/K athletes qualify for track/field State competition

By Pat Garry, Staff Writer St. John’s University in Collegeville was the site of the Section 5A Championships last Wednesday, May 29. The EV-W/K girls finished third with 59 points, and the boys finished tied for 12th with 25.5 points. EV-W/K will have 14 athletes competing at the state meet this year.

K/EV-W girls at the Scramble

By Pat Garry, Staff Writer The K/EV-W lady golfers took part in the 2019 ­Annandale Scramble Wednesday, May 22. The ­Southbrook Golf Course event was slated for 18 holes, but inclement weather shortened it to a 9-hole competition, which was a ­two-person “scramble” format.

EV-W/K track/field girls win Subsection Championship

By Pat Garry, Staff Writer The EV-W/K track/field girls captured first place, when the teams competed at the MSHSL Section 5A Subsection 20A Championships in Annandale ­Thursday, May 23. Boys team scores: ­Annandale 148; HL-W-W 141; New London-Spicer 124; EV-W/K 89; Paynesville 87; Litchfield 50.50; ACGC 44.50.

K/EV-W boys’ golf team was busy busy busy

By Pat Garry, Staff Writer The K/EV-W boys’ golf team wrapped up a busy three days of golf Monday, May 13. They started off their contests with a home CMC meet Thursday, May 9. ­Medalist for the day was Logan Herold (9-Pierz) posting a 39. Other individual results for K/EV-W were Adam Sanquist ­(­12-K) posting…