In 41 days .
the state's best in track and field will converge
on the campus of U-W-L.
some of our area's best are there for the Knights
of Columbus relays.
Aquinas the host of this event ...
That's in its 49-th year.
Logan boys and Central girls looking to repeat as
large school team champions .
Let's start with the boys small division .
400 meter run .
West Salem's Mitch Lehmann comes in first by just
over one tenth of a second.
Moving to girls 4 by 100 small division .
the Aquinas relay team .
anchored by Ivy Gierszewski ger-shes-key wins.
They take 3-rd as a team.
West Salem takes first.
this time for the large schools .
Logan comes in first .
anchored by Chloe Malin.
Rangers 2-nd overall.
Boys small school 4x100 .
West Salem's team anchored by Brent Heilman comes
in first place.
They win the boys small school division .
making it a sweep.
And same event for the big schools .
he did it on the football field .
now the track.
Dillon Martinez anchors Holmen as they win the event
and take 3-rd overall .
behind Central and first place Logan.
So the Rangers repeat.
Over at the Cashton track and field invitational .
Bangor takes home the *boys* team title.
And Cashton .
coming off a good 2013 season .
wins the *girls* team title.
Holmen putting its 3-and-oh conference record on the
line against Aquinas.
Aquinas' Rudy Rott hits one to deep center.
tihs gets all the way to the wall and 2 runs come
To the 3rd.
Holmen gets one of those back.
Ryan Wesley doubles to left center.
We're all tied at 2...
To the 4th now.
Holmen's Griffin Johnson base hit up the right field
line Jeren Hilliard-Kendall scores to make it 6-2
Aquinas actually comes back .
Holmen walks off in the 7-th on a single by Thomas
9-8 Vikings the final.
College ball now .
U-W-L with a doubleheader against Superior.
Game one ...
First inning .
Yellow Jackets with runners in scoring position.
Eagles Bryce Barsness finds the wall for the nice
That keeps the game scoreless.
Next inning .
U-W-L-S Jordan Greenland rips the ball to the outfield!
One run crosses the plate.
Eagles take the lead 1 - 0.
U-W-L'S offense explodes to win game one 15 - 3 .
and a close one in game two 7 - 6.
winners of nine of their last 11 games .
with a doubleheader against Mt.
Game one ...
Bottom of the 4th inning .
Viterbo's Phil Pupillo grounds one up the left field
that's good to score two runners and he's in there
with a double .
Vhawks up 3-1...
Still in that inning.
with Pupillo on 3rd .
Brad Williams lines out to center field and that's
deep enough to score the run and make it 4-1.
V-Hawks stay hot .
winning two of three .
2-0 and dropping a 7-4 game.
Winona State looking to sweep a four game series against
Sioux Falls ...
3-rd inning .
Warriors down one .
Travis Evanson hits it to the outfield!
Two runs cross the plate as Winona State takes its
Warriors complete the sweep .
8 - 1 .
and 6 - 2.
Talk about being hot at the right time.
The 20-th ranked Winona State softball team closes
out the regular season this afternoon with a doubleheader
against Minnesota Crookston.
With a 10-2 win in game one ...
They're on a 19 game winning streak.
So they can end the year on a 20 game win streak with
a win here in game two ...
To the fifth .
Warriors already with the lead.
Jenny Nelson smashes the ball to the outfield over
the fence for a homerun!
Winona State now leads 5 - 1.
Just a few batters later.
Mary Turitto drives a ball that goes all the way back
over the fence for another homerun!
Warriors increase their lead to 6.
Next inning .
The ball gets past the Crookston catcher.
Check out the dance moves by Winonas Reed Karsten
to avoid the tag for the run!
Warriors now up 8 - 1.
That's the final .
make it 20 straight wins headed into the N-S-I-C Tournament
as the two seed!
We are definitely coming together exactly at the time
we need to be right now.
Rolling into postseason this is when we needed to
get together and when we needed to figure it out and
we absolutely have.
Going into the game being senior day you know really
emotional really hard to play at the top when you
have so many emotions going on.
We kind of have to take each game at a time and play
that for what it is.
Warriors football with its 15-th and final spring
the spring football game.
Quarterback Jack Nelson was last season's N-S-I-C
newcomer of the year.
He's back for his sophomore season.
220 yards for the game including this touchdown to
Running back Paul Preston could be a big contributor
in the backfield.
He was the workhorse for the day ...129 yards on the
ground and three scores.
The play of the game comes from Tamrick Atwood.
He makes the spectacular catch and run for the long
The offense puts it in the endzone five times.
Winona State opens the season September 4-th.
We're a young group so we're just trying to fill in
Get guys that can play and hopefully get a winning
season together next year.
Well I'm really excited for one reason that nobody
got hurt today.
I saw our kids really compete today.
Saw a lot of young kids show up that we were looking
for and on both sides of the football our guys competed
and that's the three big things we were looking for.