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Minnewaska track and field
June 10, 2017
Track and Field: Osakis competes in finals Saturday
The Osakis track and field team had six athletes compete at the Class A state meet at Hamline University on Saturday. The boys 4x100 team of...
June 10, 2017 - 8:07pm
June 9, 2017
Track and Field: Several area athletes advance to Saturday’s finals
The Alexandria girls 4x100 relay had the highest finish out of the many area athletes competing at the track and field state tournament at Hamline...
June 9, 2017 - 7:48pm
June 2, 2017
Track and Field: Beckius, Danielson state-bound in two events
Minnewaska senior Mariah Beckius and freshman Ellie Danielson are headed to Hamline. The two athletes finished in the top two in two of their events Thursday at the Section 6A meet in Fergus Falls to advance to state, which is set to take place June 9-10 at Hamline University in St....
June 2, 2017 - 12:41pm
May 26, 2017
Track and Field: Minnewaska, WCA battle in subsections
The Minnewaska and West Central Area boys and girls track and field teams competed in the subsection 21 meet on Thursday, with the top five finishers...
May 26, 2017 - 1:01pm
Track and Field: Minnewaska girls win West Central Conference Championship
The Minnewaska girls track and field team racked up 185 points on Wednesday to take home the West Central Conference title. Freshman Ellie Danielson finished first place in the 400 (1:03.76), 800 (2:26.01) and high jump (4 feet, 10 inches) and joined Kristin Glover, Emma Kovarik,...
May 26, 2017 - 12:35am
May 10, 2017
Boys Track and Field: Jones, Mathews break school records at True Team Sections
Osakis senior Jacob Jones crossed the 100-meter hurdles finish line in 16.07 seconds at Tuesday's night's Section 5A True Team Meet in Holdingford,...
May 10, 2017 - 12:42pm
Girls Track and Field: Osakis edges Minnewaska for true team title
The Osakis girls track team pulled it off and overcame Minnewaska and Morris Area-Chokio-Alberta to win the Section 5A True Team Title on Tuesday...
May 10, 2017 - 11:52am
April 29, 2017
Track and Field: Minnewaska girls take first at Staples
The Minnewaska girls track and field team took first at Friday's meet at Staples-Motley, with the boys falling to second. The Ashby-Brandon-Evansville boys and girls each finished sixth. Mariah Beckius led the Lakers with first-place finishes in the 100 (13.18) and 200 (27.19), while...
April 29, 2017 - 2:33pm
April 19, 2017
Lakers defend their home track
The Minnewaska Area boys and girls track teams braved the cold and the wind to compete in their home meet at Minnewaska Area High School on Tuesday...
April 19, 2017 - 3:47pm
April 5, 2017
Track: Osakis, WCA, Minnewaska top five in Morris
Morris hosted the first outdoor track and field meet of the spring for many as Minnewaska, Osakis and West Central Area all finished in the top...
April 5, 2017 - 2:09pm
April 6, 2016
Track: Osakis teams top five in Morris
The Osakis girls track team was third and the boys took fifth at the Marv Meyer Invite in Morris on Tuesday night. The Osakis girls finished with 95 points, while Minnewaska was second (119) and Morris Area-Chokio-Alberta took first. West Central Area (104) won the boys' portion of...
April 6, 2016 - 11:44am
April 1, 2015
Laker boys track and field has numbers
The Minnewaska boys track and field team hopes an increased amount of athletes will translate into positive results this season. The Lakers are returning 17 letter winners from last year, which head coach Steve Hill feels will give them an advantage. “Our overall numbers for...
April 1, 2015 - 12:00am
April 16, 2014
Osakis girls first at Waska, ABE boys second
The Osakis girls’ track and field team won its second meet of the season Thursday at the Minnewaska Invite. The Silverstreaks won the meet with 148 team points, with Minnewaska taking fourth with 89.50 points, Ashby-Brandon-Evansville in fifth with 86 points and Prairie Valley...
April 16, 2014 - 12:00am
April 11, 2014
Osakis track opens season in first
The Osakis girls’ track and field jumped out to a strong start this spring by finishing first out of nine teams at the Marv Meyer Invitational in Morris on Tuesday. Several area teams opened the season in Morris, with West Central Area finishing fourth, Minnewaska taking fifth...
April 11, 2014 - 12:00am
WCA boys pace area teams at Morris Invite
The West Central Area boys’ track and field team had the top finish among area programs in the season opening Marv Meyer Invite in Morris on...
April 11, 2014 - 12:00am