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Ashby girls basketball
February 1, 2016
Girls basketball: Chargers record eighth road win in Ashby
The Brandon-Evansville girls basketball team improved to 12-3 on the season with a 61-41 Little Eight Conference road victory in Ashby on Friday night. The Chargers (12-3, 7-1 LEC) built a 30-17 halftime lead with 24 points coming from the bench on the night. "We rebounded pretty...
sports / Chargers
February 1, 2016 - 1:01pm
December 9, 2015
Arrows earn first victory
The Ashby girls basketball team got its first win of the season in a 50-44 victory over Clinton-Graceville-Beardsley on Tuesday night in Graceville. "Tonight we played well on both ends of the court," Ashby head coach Troy Mickelson said.
December 9, 2015 - 10:11am
December 7, 2015
Defensive pressure costs Arrows
The Ashby girls basketball team suffered its second loss of the season by the score of 71-44 in a Section 6A game at Ortonville on Friday night. "In the first half, we played tense and had a difficult time finding our rhythm," Ashby head coach Troy Mickelson said. "Our girls continue...
December 7, 2015 - 1:28pm
December 4, 2015
Henning pulls ahead in Ashby
The Ashby girls basketball team started its season off strong, hanging tough in a 16-16 game against Henning in the first 12 minutes, but ran out of gas in a 63-35 loss on Thursday night in Ashby. Henning (2-0) went on a run to close the first half to take a 30-18 lead into the break. The...
December 4, 2015 - 11:33am
Loss ends Ashby girls regular season
The Ashby girls basketball team dropped its regular-season finale last Friday night in a 74-30 game at New York Mills. The Eagles are 19-5 and have won 13 of their last 14 games heading into the Section 6A playoffs. “I thought we played hard and it was a better game than the...
March 4, 2015 - 12:00am
February 25, 2015
Ashby wins LEC matchup
The Ashby girls basketball team ensured it would have the opportunity to play for a Little Eight Conference title with a 38-30 victory over Rothsay on the road Friday. The Arrows needed the win to improve themselves to 9-2 in the conference and have the opportunity to play Brandon-Evansville...
February 25, 2015 - 12:00am
January 21, 2015
Ashby girls still perfect in LEC
The Ashby girls won their eighth straight game on Thursday with a 56-27 win over Little Eight Conference foe Rothsay. The Arrows got 13 points from Cassandra Jordan and Madison VanSanten. Kerstyn Schroeder added 12 points, while Becca Hansen had six. “Tonight was a team effort...
January 21, 2015 - 12:00am
January 16, 2015
Ashby girls down Panthers
The Ashby girls basketball team kept its spot atop the Little Eight Conference standings with a seventh straight win after holding Parkers Prairie (5-2, 1-2 LEC) to just 17 points on Tuesday night. The Arrows (7-2, 4-0 LEC) built up a 25-10 lead by the break and continued to lock...
January 16, 2015 - 12:00am
January 9, 2015
Ashby girls win fifth straight
The Ashby girls basketball team won its fifth straight game on Monday night by taking care of Ortonville (1-9) 53-43. Kerstyn Schroeder led the Arrows’ attack with 18 points and nine rebounds. Cassandra Jordan added 15 points and five steals, while Abbi Ras finished with 11 points...
January 9, 2015 - 12:00am
December 17, 2014
Ashby improves to 2-2
The Ashby girls basketball team jumped all over Hillcrest Lutheran Academy in a 68-46 win on Thursday. The Arrows led 40-10 at the break in a game that was over after the first 18 minutes. Head coach Troy Mickelson credited the Ashby defense in getting turnovers that led to transition...
December 17, 2014 - 12:00am
December 12, 2014
Ashby girls get first win
The Ashby girls beat Battle Lake 34-30 on Tuesday night behind 17 points from Abbi Ras. Ashby took an eight point lead into the half and held off the Battlers in the second half to earn their first win of the season. “I am so proud of these young ladies because they truly played...
December 12, 2014 - 12:00am
November 14, 2014
Ashby girls basketball: Improvement the goal for 2015
The Ashby girls basketball team hopes that it can improve on an 8-18 record from last year. To do so, it will need to replace four letter winners who were lost from that team. Second year Arrows head coach Troy Mickelson said he hopes his familiarity with the team will lead to...
November 14, 2014 - 12:00am
Ashby’s streak ends in quarterfinals
After previously upsetting two teams, the Ashby girls’ basketball team fell to Wheaton/Herman-Norcross in a Section 6A quarterfinals game Saturday at the University of Minnesota-Morris. The Arrows won only six games in the regular season but advanced past two opponents in the tournament...
sports / area
March 14, 2014 - 12:00am
LEC names all-conference team
Both Parkers Prairie and Brandon-Evansville had three players named to the Little Eight Conference’s All-Conference Team in girls’ basketball for the 2014 season. From Brandon-Evansville, Emily Friedrich, Megan Kokett and Elizabeth Vinson were named all-conference for their performances...
sports / area
March 14, 2014 - 12:00am
March 7, 2014
Ashby upsets Clinton-GB in 6A opener
The Ashby girls got a 55-34 win over Clinton-Graceville-Beardsley in the opening round of the 6A South playoffs on Monday night. The Arrows went on the road to do it as they came in with the 10th seed and CGB was seeded seventh. Ashby set the tone early, though, and never looked...
sports / area
March 7, 2014 - 12:00am