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The Falcons celebrated their big win over Chatfield, which put them in the Section 1A championship game.
The Falcons celebrated their big win over Chatfield, which put them in the Section 1A championship game.
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Wednesday, June 03, 2015 9:16 AM

Probably  99.9 percent of the time, teams are happy to come out as the section runner-up, in any sport.  Well, the Fillmore Central/Lanesboro softball team is the Class 1A Section runner-up, and they’re happy…for the most part.

  • Burro Madeline Snyder is headed  to state Class A golf tournament

    On May 26, day two of the Section 1A boys and girls golf tournament found one complete Burro team and a set of individuals teeing up at Rochester's par 70 Willow Creek Golf Course.

     
  • M-C players garner team awards

    The votes are in, and six Mabel-Canton softball and baseball players have earned team awards.

     
  • Burros sending two to state track meet

    Two members of the Lanesboro/Fillmore Central/Mabel-Canton track team are headed to state.

     
  • FCL softball team is Section 1A runners-up

    Probably  99.9 percent of the time, teams are happy to come out as the section runner-up, in any sport.  Well, the Fillmore Central/Lanesboro softball team is the Class 1A Section runner-up, and they’re happy…for the most part.

     
  • Mabel Canton's post season run ended abruptly last Monday, when the fifth-seeded Cougars were defeated 8-3 at fourth-seed Goodhue in the first round of sub-section play.

     
  • Cougars play two sets of Falcons, season ends in first round of 1A Sub-sections

    The Monday, May 18, regular season finale was a back-and-forth contest between the Cougars and the Falcons. The Falcons appeared to be in the driver's seat (8-0) after three at-bats, but Mabel-Canton scored 10 runs in the bottom of the third via seven walks and five hits. Tied 12-all after six frames, FC/L managed a pair of runs in the seventh inning for a 14-12 win. 

     
  • LHS golfers compete in Section 1A tourney

    The first day (May 20) of the Section 1A boys and girls golf tourney found the Burros teeing it up at Rochester's par 70 Willow Creek Golf Course. The day was damp and cloudy, with temperatures hovering in the low to mid 50's and nearly calm winds.

     
  • LFCMC track teams advance 16 to  Class 1A Section meet in Triton this week

    On May 21, sub-section one of the Section 1A track meet was held in Caledonia.

     
  • The Fillmore Central/Lanesboro softball team got their sticks going against Wabasha-Kellogg in the second place game, coming up with 11 hits and six runs to capture second place in the Section1A East Sub-section and silver medals, 6-3.  Earlier in the day FC/L beat Goodhue 6-0 in the sub-section elimination game.  Last Wednesday they lost to W-K, 4-1, and sent into the losers bracket where they faced elimination each game they played.

     
  • Surging Falcons advance to Section 1A Tournament

     The #5 seeded Fillmore Central/Lanesboro Falcon baseball team beat top-seeded Chatfield, 4-2 to advance to the finals of the sub-section, then lost to Lewiston-Altura, 4-2, in the championship game, and came back to beat Chatfield again, 3-0. The second win over the Gophers gave the Falcons  second place, and a ticket to the Section 1A Tournament.  That’s the secret in “turning a five into a two.” 

     
  • Falcon girls, boys leaders after first day of Section 1A Golf Tournament

     The first day of the Section 1A Golf Tournament was played at Willow Creek near Rochester last Wednesday, May 20. After everyone had completed their required 18 holes, the Fillmore Central girls had a score of 366, and a 45 stroke lead over second place Wabasha-Kellogg (411).

     
  • Families are busy with sports year round. That’s why Winneshiek Medical Center clinics in Decorah, Ossian and Mabel offer reduced-rate athletic physicals year round to all area athletes for only $30. 

     
  • Season comes to an end for M-C softball team

    The road was not friendly to the M-C softball team last week. Trips to Fillmore Central/Lanesboro and Houston both resulted in losses for the Cougars, who would end their season on May 18 in Goodhue.

     
  • Cougar baseball team wins two, loses two

    The Cougars went 2-2 last week as they prepared for tourney play.

     
  • LHS boys, girls win SE Conference golf crowns

    Lanesboro golfers teed it up three times last week, including wins for both the boys and girls at the SEC Tournament.

     
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