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September 14, 2016
Volleyball: WCA sweeps at Ortonville
The West Central Area volleyball team cruised to a road sweep at Ortonville on Tuesday night by scores of 25-16, 25-18 and 25-12. “We played a very controlled and consistent match against a Trojans team that served and covered well on defense,” head coach Amy Linn said. “Overall,...
September 14, 2016 - 1:21pm
September 9, 2016
Volleyball: WCA edged by Hancock in fifth set
The West Central Area was edged in a fifth set at home against Hancock on Thursday night. The Knights (1-3) won the opening two sets 25-9 and 29-27, but suffered a pair of 25-20 and 25-12 defeats in the next two sets before the Owls' (3-1) 16-14 deciding win in the fifth. "[We] came...
September 9, 2016 - 10:08am
September 3, 2016
Football: Anderson, Knights welcome a game to have some fun again
West Central Area junior quarterback Ross Anderson scanned the field early in the fourth quarter in the season opener at Morris on Friday and...
September 3, 2016 - 1:00am
June 22, 2016
Knights' Merrick takes home girls golf MVP
The West Central Area girls golf team concluded its season with an end-of-year banquet at Zorbaz, followed by a miniature golf outing at Casey's...
June 22, 2016 - 11:27am
Loss stings, but WCA baseball proud of a memorable season
The West Central Area baseball team was disappointed in how its season ended on June 9 at the hands of top-ranked Parkers Prairie in the Section...
June 22, 2016 - 11:21am
June 3, 2016
Baseball: WCA secures spot in section semifinals
The West Central Area baseball team will play for a spot in the Section 6A championship against a familiar foe in Parkers Prairie after the Knights and Panthers won their way there on Thursday. Parkers Prairie, the top-ranked team in Class A, beat Browerville-Eagle Valley 2-0 before...
June 3, 2016 - 3:06pm
June 1, 2016
6A baseball: Knights run past Ashby in opener
The West Central Area baseball team raced to a 9-1 win over Ashby in the opening round of the Section 6A tournament at home on Tuesday night in Barrett. The second-seeded Knights (11-8) advance to play the third seed Wheaton-Herman-Norcross on Thursday afternoon at 2:30 in Morris....
June 1, 2016 - 9:39am
May 31, 2016
5A girls golf: Knights' season ends on Day One at sections
The West Central Area girls golf team concluded its season after the first day of the Section 5A tournament in rainy and storming conditions...
May 31, 2016 - 11:09am
May 27, 2016
6A softball: WCA responds with 10-1 win after B-E loss
The West Central Area softball team responded from a three-run loss to top-seed Brandon-Evansville on Tuesday in Glenwood with a 10-1 win over Wheaton-Herman-Norcross in the 6A tournament later in the evening. "I cannot say enough about the progress this team has made. They have...
May 27, 2016 - 10:14am
May 25, 2016
6A softball: Knights bull over C-G-B in first round
The West Central Area softball team won its first-round game in the Section 6A tournament 15-5 in five innings over Clinton-Graceville-Beardsley at home on Tuesday night in Barrett. The Knights (8-12), the No. 4 seed in the West Division, head to Glenwood to face top-seeded Brandon-Evansville...
May 25, 2016 - 11:12am
May 17, 2016
Girls golf: WCA finishes third at QCC meet
The West Central Area girls golf team finished third with a 432 at the Quad County Conference meet at Tipsinah Mounds Golf Course on Monday afternoon...
May 17, 2016 - 11:52am
Boys golf: Two Knights take Quad County All-Conference
The West Central Area boys golf team had a pair of athletes finish in the top 15 in the yearly individual standings to earn Quad County All-Conference...
May 17, 2016 - 11:33am
May 11, 2016
Girls golf: Three Knights hit personal bests at home meet
The West Central Area girls golf team had three of its five golfers hit personal bests at its home meet to finish third as a squad with a 446...
May 11, 2016 - 12:46pm
Boys golf: Knights fifth at Quad County meet
The West Central Area boys golf team took fifth out of 10 programs after shooting a 380 at the West Central Area Quad County meet at Tipsinah...
May 11, 2016 - 12:32pm
May 10, 2016
6A baseball: B-E's Bitzan hurls two-hitter at WCA
The Brandon-Evansville baseball team came into Tuesday’s Section 6A test at West Central Area having lost eight of its previous nine games....
May 10, 2016 - 9:58pm