Thursday night high school sports roundup: BOYS HOCKEY Section 3A Tournament Area boys hockey teams Luverne and Windom Area bowed out of the Section 3A boys hockey tournament Thursday night.
By AARON HAGEN The Globe WORTHINGTON -- Avery Van Roekel spends a lot of time on the basketball court. Not only is she a sophomore on the Minnesota West women’s team, but she is also an assistant coach with the Luverne High School girls team.
BY AARON HAGEN The Globe WORTHINGTON -- For 30 minutes, Minnesota West was in the perfect position to pick up its second win in the last three games. But Ridgewater had other ideas. The Warriors went on a 24-1 run to turn a 12-point deficit into an 11-point lead en route to a 92-72 victory in a men’s college basketball game Thursday.
Ambulance 6:32 p.m. Wednesday: Worthington, male with low blood sugar. 1:36 a.m. Thursday: 500 block of South Maple Street, Ellsworth. 10:16 a.m. Thursday: 1200 block of Sixth Avenue, Worthington, elderly female with breathing difficulty. 12:59 p.m. Thursday: 1200 block of Oxford Street, Worthington. Crashes
Starting times have been amended for Saturday's games in the Section 3AA girls basketball tournament. In the south sub-section, Pipestone Area will host St. James Area at noon. Martin County West hosts Windom Area at noon. Redwood Valley hosts Martin County West at noon. And in another noon game, Luverne hosts Jackson County Central.
The threat of more blustery winter weather has caused changes to the upcoming Section 3A girls basketball and regular season boys basketball schedules. The Worthington Trojans' varsity home boys basketball game Saturday against Fairmont has been moved from 7:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. Previously, all four Section 3A South quarterfinal games of the Section 3A girls basketball tournament on Saturday were scheduled to be played in Worthington. Instead, the games will be played in Hills and Edgerton.
WORTHINGTON — The date for the Worthington High School Burger Feed & Pork for Prom, sponsored by W-2’s Quality Meats, JBS, Cattlemen’s Association, Fareway and Hy-Vee, has been changed. The event was originally scheduled for this Saturday (Feb.23), but will take place from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. or until gone on March 2 at WHS.
Ambulance 7 p.m. Tuesday: 300 block of Miles Drive, Worthington, adult female who was very weak. 8:30 p.m. Tuesday: 800 block of 10th Street, Worthington. 1:15 p.m. Wednesday: 29000 block of Wass Avenue, Round Lake, adult male who was possibly having a stroke. Round Lake Rescue and Sanford Ambulance dispatched. Crashes
Minneota in the north and Southwest Christian in the south are the top seeds in the upcoming Section 3A boys basketball tournament. Action begins Feb. 28. In the north, Lakeview (seeded eighth) hosts Canby (9). MACCRAY (7) hosts Yellow Medicine East (10), and Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg (6) hosts Wabasso (11). In the south, Ellsworth (8) hosts Fulda (9), Adrian (7) hosts Heron Lake-Okabena (10), and Red Rock Central (6) hosts Edgerton (11).
Minnesota West will host Ridgewater Thursday night in a basketball doubleheader. The women will start at 5:30 p.m. The men will begin at 7:30 p.m. The games were posponed Wednesday due to wintry weather.