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On The Street
February 5, 2016
Wrestling: Knights fall a point short to OTC
The West Central-Area-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville wrestling team endured a 36-35 dual loss to Ottertail Central in the Park Region/Prairie Conference team championship on Thursday night in Battle Lake. After a Bulldog pin to start the night at 106, juniors Drake Swanson (113, 13-5) and...
February 5, 2016 - 12:36pm
February 1, 2016
Wrestling: Knights second, Streaks eighth at PRC meet
The West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville wrestling team took second place at the Park Region Conference championship meet on Saturday behind...
February 1, 2016 - 1:40pm
January 29, 2016
Wrestling: Frazee handles Knights at home
The West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville wrestling team fell to 20-5 on the season in duals with a 50-16 loss to Frazee on Thursday night. Junior Drake Swanson got the Knights their lone pin of the evening in 3:26 over Kaden Hiemenz at 120 pounds and fellow junior Keaton Long...
January 29, 2016 - 12:15pm
January 27, 2016
Wrestling: Knights beat Thunder in battle of Class A powers
Two of the better Class A wrestling teams in the area met up on Tuesday night with fifth-ranked West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville showing...
January 27, 2016 - 1:02pm
Boys basketball: Five Knights hit double figures in win at Wheaton
The West Central Area boys basketball team jumped out to a 30-5 lead against Wheaton/Herman-Norcross on its way to a 67-52 Section 6A South victory in Wheaton on Tuesday night. The Knights (11-6, 5-4 Prairie) led 36-15 at the break and extended their advantage to 67-38 with six minutes...
January 27, 2016 - 12:14pm
January 25, 2016
Wrestling: Knights finish 1-2 at LPGE-Browerville Duals
The West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville wrestling team finished 1-2 at the Long Prairie-Grey Eagle-Browerville Duals on Friday. The Knights defeated Holdingford 54-21 and lost 34-30 to Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa and 49-18 against Minneota. In the Knights' win against Holdingford,...
January 25, 2016 - 1:27pm
Boys basketball: Johnnies hit the glass in win over WCA
The West Central Area boys basketball team suffered its third-straight defeat with a 63-52 conference road loss to St. John's Prep on Friday night at St. John's University. The Knights (10-6, 5-4 Prairie) shot only 38 percent from the floor on 18-of-48 shooting and just 25 percent...
January 25, 2016 - 1:21pm
January 19, 2016
Knights' Nohre wins Fall Award at KMS Duals
The West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville wrestling team finished 1-2 at the Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg Fighting Saints Duals on Friday. Knights' junior Jake Nohre took home the tournament Fall Award, given to the wrestler with the most recorded falls in the least amount of time....
January 19, 2016 - 12:03pm
Boys basketball: Third-ranked Tigers edge WCA for second time
The West Central Area boys basketball team competed with Class A's third-ranked Browerville-Eagle Valley for the second time in three weeks but lost both those contests after falling 73-67 on Monday. The Knights (10-5, 5-3 Prairie) and Tigers (12-1, 8-0 Prairie) both had efficient...
January 19, 2016 - 10:59am
January 15, 2016
Boys basketball: Cold-shooting hinders Knights in Long Prairie
The West Central Area boys basketball team struggled from the field in a 52-39 Prairie Conference road loss on Thursday night in Long Prairie. The Knights (10-4, 5-2 Prairie) connected on only 2-of-16 attempts from 3-point range and just 12-of-34 overall from the field.
January 15, 2016 - 11:36am
January 14, 2016
Power of a program
West Central Area boys basketball coach Kraig Hunter admits he didn't know what to expect from this team at the end of a 20-7 season a year ago....
January 14, 2016 - 8:36am
January 13, 2016
Boys basketball: Knights coast to 10th win in Ashby
The West Central Area boys basketball team improved to 10-3 and dropped Ashby to 0-15 on Tuesday night by dominating in a 67-24 win over the Arrows. The Knights led 44-11 at the break and coasted to the win from there. Isaiah Westby had all of his team-leading 19 points in the first...
January 13, 2016 - 12:28pm
January 8, 2016
Wrestling: Knights conquer 15th-straight dual
The West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville wrestling team was unbeaten in dual competition heading into Friday night’s road battle with...
January 8, 2016 - 10:34pm
January 6, 2016
Boys basketball: WCA competes but falls to fourth-ranked Tigers
The West Central Area boys basketball team proved again that it could play with a top-five ranked team in Class A but couldn't quite overcome fourth-ranked Browerville-Eagle Valley on Tuesday night. The Knights (7-3) and Tigers were tied at 21 apiece at the half, but B-EV put up 35...
January 6, 2016 - 11:29am
December 30, 2015
Boys basketball: WCA falters against Hancock
The West Central Area boys basketball team followed up a win over Battle Lake on Dec. 22 by dropping a 70-58 game against Hancock in its first game back after Christmas on Tuesday night. The Knights (7-2) trailed by eight at the half as the Owls (5-3) shot 55 percent (27-49) for the...
December 30, 2015 - 2:57pm