The newly formed GMLOKS (Grand Meadow/LeRoy-Ostrander/Kingsland/Southland) wrestling team won the first match of the season, downing the FCLMC (Fillmore Central/Lanesboro/Mabel-Canton) Wolves, 60-3.
The Mabel-Canton girls improved their record to 6-12 (6-7 SEC) last week.
In the win over Southland (67-42) last Thursday night, the Chatfield Gophers had four girls in double figures and another with nine in the 25-point win over the Rebels.
The Grand Meadow/LeRoy-Ostrander/Kingsland/Southland Bulldogs had a couple big wins last week — tying for the team championship in Riceville and beating defending state champion Chatfield in a home dual meet.
The Lanesboro boys basketball team had a successful stretch last week, winning all three games it played.
This past weekend the Chatfield wrestling team got third place in the Stillwater Pony Stampede Tournament.
Last Friday, the Chatfield Gophers hosted Dover-Eyota and Plainview-Elgin-Millville for a triangular wrestling meet. The grapplers got a win over PEM, 34-27, but lost to the Eagles, 38-25.
The Kingsland gals lost a close game to Rushford-Peterson, 45-40, Tuesday, but rebounded with a 75-65 win over Lewiston-Altura on Friday, bringing their record to 4-7 for the season, 3-5 in the Three Rivers Conference.
The Spring Grove girls played only once last week with a Jan. 2 home win over Randolph. The Lions improved to 6-4 overall and remain atop the SEC East with a 6-1 conference record. After the Herald went to press Monday night, the girls hosted Houston.
The lady Cougars played just one game last week, but will take on three teams between Jan. 5 to 9.
With three wins over the Christmas holiday, the Chatfield girls have now won seven in a row since suffering their only loss of the season to Dover-Eyota on Dec. 9. The three latest wins came against Moose Lake/Willow River (63-38), Annandale (72-59) and North Branch (64-58).
The Burros hosted conference opponent Leroy-Ostrander on Monday, Dec. 22, defeating the Cardinals 61-41.