The Fillmore Central volleyball team has hit its busiest time of the season with six matches and two tournaments in a 15-day stretch.
At the midway part of the regular football season, the Fillmore Central Falcons stand 0-4, after losing to the Goodhue Wildcats last Friday night, 31-6.
Ninety-one runners lined up for the girls varsity 4,000 meters at Dover-Eyota last week, and the team from Lanesboro/Fillmore Central made yet another strong showing.
When Burro Tyler Miller rambled for a 70-yard touchdown on the first play from scrimmage, it sent a message to fans – this was going to be an offense-filled night of football.
On Sept. 9, the Burros hosted the Houston Hurricanes, falling three sets to one (23-25, 25-11, 10-25, 24-26).
The Fillmore Central volleyball team picked up its second win of the season in La Crescent, downing the Lancers in three sets: 25-6, 25-9, 25-11. The Lady Falcons are now 2-0, overall, and 2-0 in the Three Rivers Conference.
The Fillmore Central Falcons football team dropped to 0-3 on the season after losing to Wabasha-Kellogg (1-2) last Friday night, 26-7.
Pine Creek Golf Course was the site of last Thursday's La Crescent Invitational cross-country meet. Also known as the Crazy Buffalo Invite, the event drew athletes from 10 girls programs and 11 boys teams. Temperatures were in the low 80s, with a light southwest breeze.
The Burros traveled to Spring Grove on Tuesday, Sept. 2, suffering their first loss of the year — three sets to one (18-25, 25-22, 17-25, 20-25).
Lanesboro couldn't corral the Rockets of Randolph last Friday, suffering a 49-16 loss in football following a long road trip.
The Fillmore Central volleyball team opened the 2014 season with a 3-0 win over the visiting Wabasha-Kellogg Falcons, a great step towards defending its 2013 Three Rivers Conference crown.
“I thought we played a great first quarter,” said Fillmore Central head coach Chris Mensink about Friday’s football game with Caledonia. “We executed on special teams and gave our offense a shorter field to work with. I thought we played three quarters of pretty good football.”
The Lanesboro/Fillmore Central girls cross-country team opened the 2014 season with a huge win last week, defeating the best of the best in the massive Stewartville Invitational.
The Lanesboro volleyball squad won a pair of five-set marathon matches last week.
The Canton Men’s Softball League’s postseason tournament crown came down to regular season champion Larson Well Drilling and runner-up Steuart Labs.