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December 9, 2015
Knight wrestlers stay perfect
Another triangular, another sweep for the West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville wrestling team on Tuesday night. The Knights (6-0) traveled to Pelican Rapids and came home with a 57-16 win over Ottertail Central and a 49-12 win over Pelican Rapids. "We came into tonight's dual...
December 9, 2015 - 1:11pm
December 8, 2015
Knights hold off hot-shooting Underwood to stay unbeaten
The West Central Area boys basketball team is off to a 3-0 start after holding off Underwood in a 70-65 game on Monday night. The Rockets connected on 10-of-19 threes, but the Knights used a three of their own from Nathan Wrolson to tie the game at 55 apiece. Ben Anderson then added...
December 8, 2015 - 9:04am
December 4, 2015
Knight wrestlers keep cruising
The West Central Area-Ashby-Evansville wrestling team swept its second straight triangular to start the season as the Knights beat Barnesville 43-21 and Bertha-Hewitt-Verndale 54-18 at the Barnesville Tri. "After Tuesday's home triangular and a great Wednesday morning workout, our...
December 4, 2015 - 1:44pm
Huge first half leads WCA over SJP
The West Central Area boys basketball team improved to 2-0 on the young season by breezing past St. John's Prep with a big first half on Thursday night. The Knights put up 54 points in the opening 18 minutes to take a 25-point lead into the break. They got outscored 29-23 the rest...
December 4, 2015 - 1:44pm
December 2, 2015
WCA-A-E wrestlers roll in opening tri
The West Central Area-Ashby-Evansville wrestling team got its season off on the right foot with two wins in its opening triangular on Tuesday. The Knights beat Wadena-Deer Creek 58-9 and took down Breckenridge 46-9. "It felt good to get back into wrestling action," head coach Brandon...
December 2, 2015 - 11:45am
November 26, 2015
State aspirations for Knights wrestling
The West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon/Evansville wrestling team is looking to build on a state tournament season a year ago this winter. The...
November 26, 2015 - 12:00am
November 25, 2015
Westby leads Knights to opening victory
The West Central Area boys basketball team opened the season with a 67-56 victory over Clinton-Graceville-Beardsley on Tuesday night in Barrett. Junior guard Isaiah Westby led the way for the Knights (1-0) with 20 points, eight rebounds and four assists. Senior forward Ben Anderson...
November 25, 2015 - 10:13am
November 13, 2015
WCA cross country: Building sustainable success
The West Central Area-Evansville boys cross country program had not made a state tournament appearance in its seven years of operation. The...
November 13, 2015 - 12:00am
November 9, 2015
WCA boys take fourth at state cross country
The West Central Area-Evansville boys cross-country team capped off a landmark season with a fourth-place finish in the Class A Minnesota State...
November 9, 2015 - 1:32pm
September 1, 2015
WCA's Swenson first-place finish highlights opening meet
The West Central Area Knights cross country teams competed in the season-opening meet at Pomme de Terre Golf Course on Monday evening in Morris. The boys team got a first-place finish from senior Christian Swenson in the 5K with a winning time of 17:18.10. The Knights came...
September 1, 2015 - 2:39pm
June 3, 2015
WCA boys golf: Knights wrap up season, hand out awards
The West Central Area boys golf team saw its season come to an end last Wednesday as Hunter Pfingsten and Jordan Bruns each played at the Section...
June 3, 2015 - 12:00am
May 27, 2015
Girls golf: WCA's Kreft earns spot at sections
West Central Area’s Hailey Kreft qualified for the Section 5A meet on May 27 after shooting a 106 at subsections on Wednesday at the Minnewaska Golf Club. Kreft overcame a rough first hole to lead the Knights to a team score of 527. Libby Poyzer shot a 134. Lexi Poyzer carded...
May 27, 2015 - 12:00am
May 25, 2015
Baseball: WCA ends regular season in extra innings
The West Central Area baseball team wrapped up the regular season with a 3-2 win over Parkers Prairie in eight innings last Friday. Caden Fernholz got the win for the Knights after going all eight innings. He scattered eight hits and allowed just the two runs, one earned, after...
May 25, 2015 - 9:24am
May 20, 2015
Boys golf: Pfingsten medalist for WCA boys
The West Central Area golf team used a medalist round of 81 from Hunter Pfingsten at Tipsinah Mounds to finish fourth as a team last Tuesday. The Knights shot a 358 as Ortonville won the meet with a 349. Ottertail Central was second (350) and Pillager third (357). “It was nice...
May 20, 2015 - 12:00am
Girls golf: Kraft leads WCA girls
The West Central Area girls golf team finished third out of the three teams that fielded a complete team on its home course of Tipsinah Mounds on Tuesday as the Knights shot a 500. Ortonville won the meet with a 346 and Ottertail Central was second (381). Hailey Kreft led the...
May 20, 2015 - 12:00am