Great season for Kimball Gold 10U baseball

Kimball had two 10u baseball teams as part of the Crow River Youth Baseball League this summer. Kimball Gold posted a 9-3 regular season record and went 2-2 in the postseason tournament ending in fourth place. The boys enjoyed every aspect of the game and played with great enthusiasm.

Crow River 12U baseball results

The Kimball boys 12U baseball team completed their season July 18 in the Crow River baseball league. The season was off to a slow start, with a record of 1-7-1 before winning our last three games of the season. The boys greatly improved in fielding, pitching, and base running. We were placed in the Bronze…

Boys’ basketball camp

By Jay Klein, Coach The Kimball Boys’ Basketball program recently hosted their summer basketball camp for grades 7-12, and a total of 24 players participated. The players worked on basketball fundamentals in the areas of ball handling, dribbling, passing, shooting, rebounding, and defense. Campers also competed in different games and various shooting contests, both as…

Jack Knaus right on target at 2021 State H.S. Trap Tournament

By Pat Garry, Staff Writer On Friday, June 25, senior Jack Knaus (KAHS Trap Team) competed individually in the State High School Trap Tournament at the Minneapolis Gun Club in Prior Lake. This tournament takes the top 100 individuals in the state and each individual shoots 100 targets. Jack shot an 89/100 and placed 78th.…

KAHS Trap shooter to state

By Pat Garry, Staff Writer “Congratulations, Jack Knaus, for being among the top 100 individual shooters in the state!” – Coach Rob Kuechle (KAHS Trap Team). Jack will compete at 1 p.m. Friday, June 25, at the -Minneapolis Gun Club at Prior Lake with the top 100 individuals in the state. It will be a…

Kuechle takes first at State in 400m dash

By Pat Garry, Staff Writer Celebrating yet another top-notch regular season, those EV-W/K track/field kids who qualified looked awesome in the recent state track championships. The 2021 MSHSL State track and field championships were held Thursday, June 17, and Saturday, June 19, at St. Michael-Albertville High School in St. Michael. Results 400-Meter Dash: 1st, Ellie…

Grades 7-12 girls’ Summer Basketball Camp
Kimball girls entering grades 7-12 participated in Summer Basketball Camp this past week. Players worked on skill development, individual competitions, and team competitions and had a ton of fun learning, playing, and cheering for their teammates. Camp participants were (front row) Lindsay Gebhardt, Kendra Kalkbrenner, Claire Hemmesch, Courtney Leither, Macy Hilsgen, and Delainy Danger; (middle…
Sixth-grade girls’ basketball takes third place at Pacesetter State Tourney

By Jeremy Kuechle, Coach Kimball played in Pacesetter’s State Tournament this past weekend where all teams participating had to advance by winning a prior regional tournament. Kimball played four-pool play games, then in bracket play defeated Warren-Alvarado-Oslo, lost to Sauk Centre, and then defeated Mahnomen-Waubun in the third-place game. It was a great feat for…

EV-W/K track/field athletes at 2021 section championships

By Pat Garry, Staff Writer St. John’s University in Collegeville was the site of the Section 5A track/field championships last Wednesday, June 9. Here are the EV-W/K athletes who qualified for state: Long Jump – Brielle Kuechle; 100-Meter Hurdles – Elle Geislinger; 400-Meter Dash – Ellie Kuechle; 4×400-Meter Relay – Katie Ruhland, Brookelyn Kuechle, Ellie…

Hurrle wins Hamline University Award

The Hamline University Pat Paterson Award recognizes one female senior student-athlete for their outstanding academic achievement and is given to the student-athlete who has the highest GPA and who has made significant contributions to her sport. Madison Hurrle led the Pipers offensively in her two seasons, tallying 571 kills in her 52 matches played, and…