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April 17, 2011
Raiders open season with sweep
Steve Riewer's return to the high school coaching ranks could not have gone better for the Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale skipper as his Raiders swept a Park Region Conference doubleheader from Pillager Tuesday at Verndale. The Raiders, who were playing their first baseball games together...
April 17, 2011 - 9:44pm
April 3, 2011
Sharing a dugout
It will be a whole new ballgame for Verndale baseball this spring as the Pirates join former rival Bertha-Hewitt in the same dugout. The two schools are combining their baseball programs to become the Raiders and head coach Steve Riewer returns to high school baseball for the first...
April 3, 2011 - 2:25pm
March 27, 2011
Turchin takes third in multi-state tourney
Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale heavyweight Colin Turchin placed third last Saturday at the Mental Aerobics Wrestling Tournament in Rochester. Wadena-Deer Creek 103-pounder Sam Waln posted a 2-3 record. United North Central's Jake Malone finished 1-2 in the 130-pound weight class. Wrestlers...
March 27, 2011 - 1:22pm
March 13, 2011
Turchin makes final four at state
Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale's Colin Turchin finished in the top four and three Wadena-Deer Creek wrestlers racked up two matches apiece Friday and...
March 13, 2011 - 5:32pm
March 6, 2011
BHV's Turchin heads to state for third time
Colin Turchin won the 285-pound championship Saturday in the Section 6A Individual Tournament to qualify for his third straight trip to the Class A state tournament. Turchin, who was coming off a knee injury that had limited him to 16 matches prior to the tournament, defeated all...
March 6, 2011 - 4:48pm
March 3, 2011
Four area matmen go into action Friday at Xcel Energy Center
Wadena-Deer Creek's Jared Wegscheid, Tony Reurink and Dylan Anderson will be making their Class A state wrestling tournament debuts Friday and...
March 3, 2011 - 9:55am
February 13, 2011
BHV drops pair to Border West and BCT
Eric Waln was the only Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale grappler to win two matches Tuesday as the Raiders lost to Border West 64-11 and Breckenridge/Campbell-Tintah 47-30 in the Border West Triangular. Waln won a 22-6 technical fall over Border West's Matt Costello and pinned BCT's Michael...
February 13, 2011 - 3:24pm
Four BHV matmen place in state tournament
Four Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale wrestlers placed in the Minnesota Wrestling Coaches Association's Freshman Tournament last Saturday in Champlin Park. Justin...
February 13, 2011 - 3:16pm
February 9, 2011
Tuesday Scorecard 2/8
Boys' Basketball Pierz 71, Wadena-Deer Creek 61 WDC: Jordan Reed 15 points Isaiah Toedter 12 points Evan VanErp 12 points New York Mills 70, Verndale 60 NYM: Adam Snelgrove 21 points Isaiah Bauck 14 points Tristan Huwe 14 points V: Dallas Ehrmantraut 17 points Zack Meidinger...
February 9, 2011 - 7:21am
February 6, 2011
BHV matmen post third place finish
The Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale Raiders placed third in their own wrestling quadrangular Tuesday with a 1-2 mark. The Raiders defeated Parkers Prairie 40-35 but lost to Minnewaska 39-33 and eventual winner United North Central 52-24. The Raiders saw their opening round dual with Minnewaska...
February 6, 2011 - 4:50pm
Wolverines shade Bears 45-42
The Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines opened their February schedule Tuesday night with a 45-42 cage win over Bertha-Hewitt. Defense ruled in the...
February 6, 2011 - 4:26pm
January 30, 2011
BHV earns a split with win over Alexandria
Mike Barthel's Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale Raiders gained a split with Bemidji and Alexandria Tuesday in the Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale Triangular. The Raiders lost a 41-35 decision to Bemidji before topping Alexandria 42-33. Seven Raiders posted victories in the loss to Bemidji. Andy Bounds,...
January 30, 2011 - 11:29am
BHV grapplers place eighth in state team tournament
Nick Bennett, Dillon Card and Andrew Bounds went 4-0 Saturday as the Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale freshman team placed eighth in the Minnesota Wrestling Coaches Association team tournament at Hastings. The Raiders topped New Prague 48-27 after earning a first round bye but they fell to...
January 30, 2011 - 11:10am
January 26, 2011
Tuesday Scorecard 1/25
Boys' Basketball Wadena-Deer Creek 55, Staples-Motley 50 WDC: Jordan Reed 16 points Scott Fillhouer 13 points Evan VanErp 11 points S-M: Eli Beachy 16 points Menahga 57, Verndale 51 V: Zack Meidinger 17 M: Ben Skoog 16 points Markus Tolkkinen 15 points Girls' Basketball Wadena-Deer...
January 26, 2011 - 8:09am
January 23, 2011
Eagles soar over BHV wrestlers
The New York Mills Eagles won eight of 14 weights Tuesday in a 44-25 victory over Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale. Posting wins for the Raiders were Kasey Horn (125), Hayden Truax (130), Josh Weekley (135), Dillon Card (160), Dylan Koppendrayer (215) and John French (heavyweght). New York...
January 23, 2011 - 2:10pm