Friday, May 26, 2017


Recently hired University of Minnesota head coach P.J. Fleck speaks to reporters at his introductory press conference Jan. 10. Fleck comes from Western Michigan University, where he was 30-22 overall, but went 13-1 in 2016. (Photo courtesy of the Star Tribune)
Well, the hiring of P.J. Fleck to return the Golden Gophers football program to the throne of the Big Ten powers has been official for just over a week now. And, without conducting a practice, or even coaching the Gophers to a win, the 36-year-old coach is already making his presence known. In the...
Owatonna Brandon Moen (left) stands with OHS alum and 2011 NCAA Division II All-American Alex Meger after breaking Meger's school record of 199 wins.
Records are meant to be broken. It seems cliché, but it’s the truth when it comes to sports. Athletes are measured by their achievements. Owatonna senior and defending state champion Brandon Moen is continuing to bolster that resume. In Thursday night’s 43-30 Big Nine Conference win over Austin,...
 Owatonna senior heavyweight Goy Tut (top) works a two-on-one to breakdown his Albert Lea opponent during the second period of the Huskies dual against Albert Lea Thursday night in front of a packed house at the OHS Gymnasium. To force a tiebreaker, Tut needed to win by decison or greater. The senior’s 4-1 decision helped Owatonna come away with a win by criteria.
Needing to win the final two matches of the night just to force a tiebreaker, two of Owatonna High School’s seniors stepped up. With the match sitting at a 19-25 Tigers lead, Griffin Thorn – who was bumped up to wrestle at 220 pounds – was able to secured pin at the 3:29-mark of the match,...
Hosting Kenyon-Wanamingo in nonconference matchup, New Richland-Hartland-Ellendale-Geneva head coach Onika Peterson said that going in, they needed to be aware of where Knights’ guard Mara Quam was on the floor. “The goal going in was knowing where she (Quam) was on the floor at all times and try...
Looking to rebound from a rough stretch of games to end the first half of the season, the Owatonna High School girls hockey team played host to Big Nine Conference foe Austin Tuesday. It was an abundance of riches as four different Huskies registered a multi-goal game as Owatonna (8-5) steamrolled...
Owatonna junior forward Sydney Schultz (20) boxes out her Rochester John Marshall opponent in the first half of Tuesday night's 70-56 Big Nine Conference win. Schultz recorded a double-double, scoring 24 points and grabbing 11 rebounds.  (SCT photo/Josh Zimmer)
In the first Big Nine Conference game of the New Year, the Owatonna High School girls basketball team was looking to start the second half of the season on a high note. After a few possessions, the Lady Huskies appeared that they were going to be in a battle. Then, like a scene from a movie, junior...
Owatonna sophomore Kiley Friedrichs (11) battles for the puck along the boards during the first period of the Lady Huskies' 3-0 loss to St. Francis/North Branch Tuesday. (Staff photo by Josh Zimmer)
Blaine, Minn. - In the final game of the 2016 Schwan Cup at the National Sports Center in Blaine, Minnesota Wednesday, The Owatonna girls hockey team had a matchup against the Totino-Grace Eagles. Lauren Scheneman’s goal at the 10:27-mark of the first period proved to be enough to lift the Eagles...
In the first home meet of the season, the Westfeld Razorbacks slit a pair of matches Tuesday, Dec. 20.  Plainview-Eilgn-Millville edged Westfield 34-33 in the first match, despite the Razorbacks winning five of the last seven bouts.  Westfield won the second match over an outmanned Triton team 73-6...
The Blooming Prairie Boys take out Mankato Loyola 67-53Jake Ressler led all scorers last night as the Blossoms entered the Christmas break over .500 at 4-3. Jake had 22, Gabe Hagen had 15 and Seth Bedenbaugh added 7. Kaiden Thomas had 10, Max Romeo added 7 and Cam Kubista had 3. This team is...
Owatonna hockey has many bright spots this year, including Carter Broton (5).  The Owatonna Huskies defeated the Austin Packers last Thursday 4-2.
After’s Tuesday’s big win over Section for Farmington on Tuesday, the Owatonna boys hockey team was back on home ice for a Big Nine Conference tilt against Austin. However, there was another opponent the Huskies were up against Thursday night… health.  Despite playing their second game in as many...


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