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Area alumni play big part in Concordia’s fifth-straight national championship

Lakeville’s Fieldsted, Weaver; Farmington’s Habeck; Eastview’s Murtha have hand in title by Andy Rogers Thisweek Newspapers The south metro has been a longtime training ground for some of the best volleyball players in Minnesota. A few area alumnae showed their … Continue reading

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Andover native helped key Golden Bears volleyball success

Concordia University, St. Paul, senior outside hitter and Andover High School graduate Megan Carlson helped guide the Golden Bears (34-2) to a record-breaking fifth straight NCAA Division II national volleyball championship Dec. 3. Continue reading

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Video: QCTV's weekly sports episode, Nov. 16

QCTV’s Sports Department recaps the week that was for its broadcast that originally aired Nov. 16. Continue reading

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All-Prairie Conference football, volleyball teams announced

Aimee Pelzer earns volleyball MVP Several area athletes earned spots on the All-Prairie Conference football and volleyball teams this fall, with eight football and seven volleyball players recognized. In football, Royalton seniors Mitch Zimmerman, Austin Hackett, Andy Poster and Hunter … Continue reading

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Zajac, Weber earn Academic All-State honors

Pierz seniors Olivia Zajac and Preston Weber received Academic All-State recognition in volleyball and football, respectively. Zajac played right-side hitter and served as captain for the Pioneers, who finished with a record of 19-11. Weber played quarterback and safety while … Continue reading

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Huskies’ third place at state is school’s first

Andover regained its confidence after its 3-0 Class AAA semifinal loss to Lakeville North to down Hutchinson 3-2 to secure the third-place trophy Nov. 12. Continue reading

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Eight area volleyball players to play in North Central All-Star tournament

By PATRICK SLACK Sports Editor patrick.slack@mcrecord.com Eight area volleyball players are scheduled to take part in the seventh annual North Central All-Star Volleyball Games, Saturday, Nov. 19. The tournament will be held at Bagley High school, with matches taking place … Continue reading

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Swanville volleyball coach to start Junior Olympic team this winter

By EMILIE THIESSEN Staff Writer emilie.thiessen@ecm-inc.com After a successful trial season last spring, Swanville volleyball coach Kerie Thoma said she hopes to start training the girls for a Junior Olympic (JO) volleyball league in December. During the trial period, the … Continue reading

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Panthers fall short in state final

Eden Prairie wins state title after thrilling five-game series over Lakeville North volleyball by Andy Rogers Thisweek Newspapers After falling behind by six points at the state tournament, Lakeville North needed to play perfect volleyball. In they end Lakeville North … Continue reading

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State Volleyball: Huskies, Bengals each lose

Second-seeded Lakeville North responded to every Andover attack en route to a 3-0 win (25-20, 25-21, 25-20) in the Class AAA state semifinal match at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul Friday afternoon. Continue reading

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