Seventh-ranked Southwest Minnesota State outlasted No. 19 Wayne State in a five-set Northern Sun Conference thriller Saturday afternoon at Rice Auditorium in Wayne, winning 23-25, 25-18, 13-25, 25-22 and 15-11.
The first set was a back-and-forth battle with 10 ties and six lead changes. Wayne State...
Two area golfers came away with medals in Saturday action at the Pierce Invitational.
Natalie Bentjen was the lone Wayne golfer to compete on Saturday, and she finished 19th overall with a round of 117.
LCC sent three golfers to action and Jadyn Kinkaid earned a medal, placing 18th with a 114. Also...
The top-ranked Wayne High softball team improved to 14-0 and won their third tournament title of the season Saturday by taking the Omaha Mercy Invitational crown.
Wayne opened with an easy 13-1 win over North Bend Central, scoring all 13 runs in the opening inning.
Maysn Dorey, Abby Ankeny and...
The Wayne High volleyball team won a three-set thriller over Aquinas and beat host North Bend Central in straight sets to take the first-place trophy at the North Bend Invitational on Saturday.
In the opener, Wayne battled back after losing the first set to beat Aquinas 15-25, 25-21, 25-22. Lauren...
Scores from Friday's area football games are as follows:
Wayne 14, Arlington 0LCC 40, Winnebago 34Howells-Dodge 26, Wakefield 16Allen 24, Emerson-Hubbard 6Hartington-Newcastle 47, Winside 0
Next week's area games are as follows (All are 7 p.m. Friday kickoffs):
Wayne (2-1) at Columbus Lakeview (3-0...
Wayne State junior middle hitter Tarrin Beller tied a single game school record with 13 blocks to help the 19th-ranked Wildcats rally for a 3-2 win at Sioux Falls Thursday in the Northern Sun Conference volleyball opener for both teams.
The Wildcats came out strong, forcing 11 attack errors on USF...
The Wayne High softball team improved to 11-0 on the season with a 9-0 win over Tekamah-Herman Thursday at the Summer Sports Complex.
Wayne got all they would need in the first inning when Masyn Dorey singled and later came home on a passed ball.
The Blue Devils erupted for five runs in the second...
Pool play began for the Wakefield Invitational volleyball tournament Thursday at Wakefield High School.
Pool play continues Saturday morning, starting at 8:30 a.m., with bracket play to begin at 11 a.m.
Thursday’s results and Saturday’s schedule are as follows:
Thursday’s ResultsPool A — LCC def....
The Wayne High golfers made up Tuesday’s rainout of a triangular at Battle Creek, facing Battle Creek and Elkhorn Valley.
The Blue Devils were second among the three teams with a 232, finishing behind the host Bravettes (215) and ahead of Elkhorn Valley (274).
Hana Nelsen shot a 52 and was third...
Results from area high school volleyball action are as follows:
Columbus Scotus def. Wayne 25-20, 27-25, 25-22
Wakefield/Allen def. Madison 25-20, 26-24, 25-15
LCC def. Homer 25-17, 22-25, 25-22, 25-13
Wynot def. Winside 25-13, 25-19, 25-11