Sunday, April 21, 2019

Sports

Since being founded, the Dodge County boys and girls hockey programs have been miscast at the high school level. Due to the seven schools (Kasson-Mantorville, Byron, Triton, Pine Island, Zumbrota-Mazeppa, Hayfield and Blooming Prairie) that comprise the Dodge County program, the sum of half the...
Nell Graham bends over the bar during an attempt in the high jump. The senior would take victories in the high jump, long jump and 800 meter run.
The Triton track and field team opened their 2019 season by getting a head start on their competition as they headed to Winona for the Lewiston-Altura Early Bird Invitational on Mar. 25. The meet featured eight teams from Southeastern Minnesota as well as La Crosse Aquinas and La Crosse Logan and...
The Byron girls track and field team got a strong opening to their season as they finished fifth among a 29-team field at the Northern Badger Invitational in Menomonie, Wisc. on Mar. 23.
The Byron girls track and field team took it inside to open their season as they went all the way up to Menomonie, Wisc. To take part in the Northern Badger Invitational. The meet, which was held at the University of Wisconsin-Stout on Mar. 23, was the first meet for the Bears as they looked to set...
The Kasson-Mantorville girls golf team had a great season last spring thanks to the quartet of (From left to right) Annabel Smith), Elizabeth Fagerlind, Ashley Johnson and Molly Sorensen.
Last year, the Kasson-Mantorville girls golf team saw great success out on the course. With Elizabeth Fagerlind advancing to the state tournament in her freshman year and sophomore (now junior) Ashley Johnson missing out on a playoff hole, the KoMets saw enough balance along with Molly Sorensen and...
Kasson-Mantorville wrestler Patrick Kennedy keeps rolling up the accolades. Already a three-time state champion heading into his junior season — and two- time defending champion at 182 pounds — Kennedy has become a household name in high school wrestling circles. That attention extends beyond his...
Hayfield’s Ethan Fritcher (4) looks at the scoreboard after Spring Grove defeated the Vikings on a buzzer-beater in the Section 1A Semifinal on Mar. 13.
One week ago, the Hayfield boys basketball team was on cloud nine. The Vikings were coming off an emotional high after getting a last-second win over Blooming Prairie thanks to a buzzer-beating  jump shot from Patrick Towey. That 50-48 victory would advance Hayfield to the Section 1A Semifinal,...
Kasson-Mantorville’s Alex Jennissen puts up a shot in traffic against Northfield.
The Kasson-Mantorville boys basketball team saw their season come to a close last week as they fell to Northfield in the opening round of the Section 1AAA tournament on Mar. 6. The defeats ends a tough year for the KoMets as they finished the season with a 4-23 record (4-11 HVL), but the team’s...
Kasson-Mantorville’s Bennett Berge flexes after defeating Waconia’s Cade Mueller for the 160 AA championship. It was Berge’s second state title after winning the 138AA championship last season.
With the disappointment of falling short of capturing the team title long behind them, the Kasson-Mantorville wrestling team was on a mission heading into the Minnesota State Individual Tournament. The previous weekend, the KoMets had sent nine wrestlers to St. Paul in the Section 1AA Tournament ...
Kasson-Mantorville’s Garsen Schorr has his hand raised after winning the 220-pound Section 1AA Championship.
In the moments after the K-M wrestling team’s loss to Simley on February 16, I stood around many of the stunned members of KoMet Nation. The wrestling team had just lost their first dual during my four years as sports editor at the DCI and as it picked up its second place trophy and stood for a...
Kasson-Mantorville’s Nic VanOort shakes the hand of members of the Simley wrestling team after the KoMets were upset in the Section 1AA championship dual on Feb. 16.
Entering the Section 1AA team wrestling tournament, the paths of Kasson- Mantorville and Simley seemed intertwined. The two teams were ranked first and second in The Guillotine’s Class AA rankings and in each of the past two years, the KoMets were able to get the best of the Spartans in the section...

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Kasson, MN 55944

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