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April 28, 2012
Redfield dazzles Patriots with no-hitter
Ryan Redfield dazzled Pequot Lakes with a no-hitter Tuesday as the Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines gained a split with their Mid-State rivals on...
April 28, 2012 - 3:07pm
Raiders post 7-3 win over Panthers in Park Region conference action
Preston Riewer went the distance on the hill Tuesday as the Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale Raiders posted a 7-3 victory over Parkers Prairie. Riewer allowed just four hits but walked four batters. Five different players collected hits for the Raiders with Daryn Kirscht tripling for the...
April 28, 2012 - 3:07pm
April 22, 2012
Raiders far too generous with free passes
Adam Snelgrove banged out three hits, drove in two runs and gained the mound win Tuesday as the New York Mills Eagles crushed Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale 11-1 in six innings. The Eagles were clinging to a 2-1 lead until the fifth when they pushed four runs across the plate. Chris Bushinger's...
April 22, 2012 - 12:34pm
Wolverines split with Perham in season debut
David Najjar kept the tough Perham Yellowjackets at bay with the help of errorless defense Tuesday as the Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines gained a split in their regular season opener. Najjar gave the Wolverines 5 1/3 innings on the hill in a 3-1 victory over Perham in Game 2. The WDC...
April 22, 2012 - 11:32am
April 14, 2012
Raiders saddle Tigers with 4-2 setback
The Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale Raiders controlled the weather and the scoreboard Thursday as they opened their 2012 season early with a 4-2 victory over the Nevis Tigers. Thursday's prep opener at Anderson Field in Verndale was moved up by mutual agreement from its originally scheduled...
April 14, 2012 - 1:36pm
March 31, 2012
Twins' secret goes beyond the boxscore
Baseball lovers really go for statistics because they can say so much about a ballgame. But the secret to the Minnesota Twins this season is not to be found in something as innocuous as a boxscore. After last year's 63-99 season a good share of their fans had doubts about the Twins....
sports / opinion
March 31, 2012 - 3:23pm
March 24, 2012
Wolverines anxious to move up in Mid-State Conference pack
Kyle Dykhoff and his Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines are going after the Mid-State Conference crown this spring. Coming off a third place finish...
March 24, 2012 - 1:55pm
February 25, 2012
Twins must overcome injury curse to contend
What Minnesota Twins fans were looking for last season and what they got were two vastly different things. After winning the American League Central Division title two years in a row the fans thought the Twins were ready to make the jump to the next level. What few people saw was...
sports / opinion
February 25, 2012 - 2:25pm
October 2, 2011
Geiser inducted into Baseball Hall of Fame
Six dedicated baseball men were inducted into the Minnesota Amateur Baseball Hall of Fame at the 49th Annual Banquet Night on Sept. 17 at the St. Cloud Civic Center. Terry Geiser, Duane Gaulke, Don Goracke, John Hanowski, Ken Kuck and Wendell Stuewe all talked of the relationships...
October 2, 2011 - 9:48pm
September 25, 2011
Kaatz selected for induction into Hall
Former Wadena-Deer Creek baseball coach Dennis Kaatz has been chosen for induction into the 2011 Minnesota State High School Baseball Coaches Hall of Fame. Kaatz will join Staples-Motley's Jerry Riewer, Mankato Loyola's Chris Biehn, Richfield's Jim Hare, Moorhead's Jim Hurley, Blake's...
September 25, 2011 - 11:06am
August 28, 2011
Blazers trounce Fairfax in Class C State Tournament
Alex Brockpahler and Patrick Riewer combined for a one-hitter Sunday night as the Bertha Blazers broke into the win column in the Class C state baseball tournament at Glencoe with an 8-2 victory over Fairfax. Brockpahler, a left-handed draftee from Nimrod, pitched five frames for...
August 28, 2011 - 11:21am
July 23, 2011
Geiser being inducted into Baseball Hall of Fame
Terry Geiser of the Bluffton Braves is among the 2011 inductees into the Minnesota Amateur Baseball Hall of Fame. Joining Geiser will be Duane Gaulke of Jordan, Don Goracke of Morris, John Hanowski of Little Falls, Ken Kuck of New Ulm and Wendell Stuewe of Hamburg.
July 23, 2011 - 2:28pm
Little League, big win
July 23, 2011 - 2:15pm
BHV edges WDC in Sub-District 6
Jared Hoemberg doubled twice and drove in all four runs Monday evening as Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale trimmed Wadena-Deer Creek 4-2 in a game to decide the Sub-District 6 championship. Dakota Aeling and Patrick Riewer each scored twice for BHV. David Najjar and Ryan Redfield were 2-for-4...
July 23, 2011 - 2:12pm
July 17, 2011
BHV on a roll
Steve Riewer's Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale baseball crew crushed Park Rapids and Wadena-Deer Creek Monday in first round play at the Sub-District 6 Tournament in Menahga. The top-ranked BHV nine routed Park Rapids 9-1 in Monday's opener and then thumped No. 2 Wadena-Deer Creek 11-0 in...
July 17, 2011 - 10:56am