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Wednesday Morning Forecast Discussion
Wolverines earn split in Staples-Motley Triangular
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Pirates defeat Comets, 35-14
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'Destiny' is waiting
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Wadena County 4H students win at state fair
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Class of 1954 60-year reunion
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May 1, 2011
Selvey drives in two, but BHV falls
Alec Griffith gained the mound victory Monday as Upsala-Swanville handed Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale a 6-3 setback. Griffith also had a pair of hits for the Patriots who won for the fourth time in six outings. Steve Riewer used five pitchers in the game and saw starter Jared Hoemberg...
May 1, 2011 - 10:27pm
April 28, 2011
NY Mills Eagles sweep Verndale in softball doubleheader
A four-run rally in Game 1 and six Verndale errors in Game 2 helped the New York Mills Eagles to a 6-5, 16-6 doubleheader sweep Tuesday over Dan Johnson's Pirates. The Pirates led the Eagles 5-2 going into the last of the seventh. With one out, Autumn Roberts, Jenna Esala walked,...
April 28, 2011 - 10:29pm
April 24, 2011
Verndale softball falls to OTC
Perennial powerhouse Otter Tail Central took both ends of a doubleheader from Verndale Tuesday on the Pirates' diamond. The Bulldogs won the opener 9-5 behind a 13-hit attack that was helped along by six Verndale errors. Lindsay Nelson went 3-for-3, scored four times and drove in...
April 24, 2011 - 1:57pm
April 17, 2011
Pirates pick up first win in Park Region Conference doubleheader
The Verndale Pirates earned their first fastpitch victory of the season Tuesday in splitting a Park Region Conference twinbill with Parkers Prairie. Teresa Moenkedick and Jackie Swenson each collected two hits and Kristen Korfe scored twice as the Pirates evened their season record...
April 17, 2011 - 9:39pm
Bats come out in WDC softball rout
Amanda Perkins went 3-for-4 with three RBIs as Wadena-Deer Creek trounced Breckenridge 19-1 Tuesday in their season softball opener. Katelyn...
April 17, 2011 - 9:32pm
April 10, 2011
Verndale girls have daunting task in PRC
Dan Johnson sees a dogfight ahead for his Verndale Pirates this spring as they tackle a Park Region Conference schedule loaded with talent. Six of the PRC's teams had better seasons than the Pirates last year and Johnson heads into 2011 with only five returning letter winners and...
April 10, 2011 - 1:33pm
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January 30, 2011
Walter to put on softball clinic, camp
Former Wadena sports standout Jen Walter will conduct a benefit softball clinic and camp Feb. 18-19 in Wadena. Walter, who is presently head softball coach at the College of St. Scholastica in Duluth, is a 1981 graduate of Wadena. Walter was a star in softball and basketball during...
January 30, 2011 - 11:08am
June 18, 2010
Menahga girls place fourth at state
The Menahga Braves finished fourth in the Class A state softball tournament last Friday by falling to Badger-Greenbush-Middle River 6-2 in 11 innings at North Mankato's Caswell Park. Rushelle Flaten went 5-for-6 at the plate to lead the Gators past Menahga in the third place contest....
June 18, 2010 - 2:56pm
June 11, 2010
Three Wolverines make all-conference squad
Wadena-Deer Creek standouts Stephanie Hahn, Sam Holweger and Leah Dykhoff have been named to the All Mid-State Conference softball team for the 2010. Earning honorable mention were WDC's Megan Popp and Amanda Perkins. Mid-State All-Conference Softball Team Detroit Lakes: Callea...
June 11, 2010 - 3:56pm
May 28, 2010
Pequot upsets WDC girls in Sub-Section 8AA action
Kim Narveson went 2-for-2 and drove in a pair of runs Tuesday as the seventh-ranked Pequot Lakes Patriots upset the second-ranked Wadena-Deer...
May 28, 2010 - 11:50am
May 22, 2010
Friday Scorecard 5/21
Softball (Game 1) WDC 5, Perham 3 WP- Steph Hahn, 1 walk, 4 strikeouts Leah Dykhoff 2-4, triple, 2 runs Jessica Wegscheid 2-3 1 run Sam Holweger 2-3 1 RBI (Game 2) WDC 11, Perham 0 WP- Kelly DeFoe, 2 walks, 2 strikeouts Leah Dykhoff 2-4 2 runs Megan Popp 2-2, 1 run, 2 RBI Steph...
May 22, 2010 - 7:42am
May 21, 2010
Wolverines bow to Lakers
Callie Butz picked up to pitching victories Tuesday as the Detroit Lakes Lakers topped Wadena-Deer Creek 4-0 and 3-2 in a Mid-State Conference twinbill. Butz struck out seven, walked three and surrendered only two hits in Game 1. Hanna Inairo went 2-for-2 and scored twice. Lexie...
May 21, 2010 - 3:10pm
Thursday Scorecard 5-21
Softball (Game 1) WDC 7, Pequot Lakes 5 WP- Amanda Perkins Leah Dykhoff 2-4, 4 runs, 2 RBI Sam Holweger 2-3, 1 run, 1 RBI Megan Popp, 2-3, 1 run, 2 RBI (Game 2) WDC 6, Pequot Lakes 1 WP-Steph Hahn Amanda Perkins 2-4, 1 RBI Sam Holweger 2-3, 1 run Lexie Hoemberg double,...
May 21, 2010 - 7:17am
May 19, 2010
Tuesday Scorecard 5/18
Baseball Wadena-Deer Creek 12-5, Detroit Lakes 2-11 (Game 1) Bertha-Hewitt 10, Verndale 0 LP-Dustin Motschenbacher Isaac Schmidt 2-3 Dustin Motschenbacher 1-2 (Game 2) Bertha-Hewitt 10, Verndale 0 LP- Dallas Ehrmantraut Nate Bart 1-2 Softball (Game 1) Detroit...
May 19, 2010 - 8:44am