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GMLOK’s Courtney Schmidt puts the tag on this M-C baserunner.  CHRISTINE VREEMAN/SPRING VALLEY TRIBUNE
GMLOK’s Courtney Schmidt puts the tag on this M-C baserunner. CHRISTINE VREEMAN/SPRING VALLEY TRIBUNE
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Tuesday, April 28, 2015 9:43 AM

The GMLOK softball team lost to a powerful Caledonia/Spring Grove team, 13-2, then rebounded with an 18-5 win over Rushford-Peterson.  With the split, the gals are now 2-4 for the season, 1-4 in Three Rivers conference play.

  • Kingsland boys win two, lose one in TRC golf; girls team incomplete

    Monday, April 20, Kingsland hosted Dover-Eyota at the Root River Country Club.  The Kingsland boys defeated DE 204 to 206. D-E's Dalton Nelson was medalist with a 45.  Kingsland was led by Isiah Bubany with a 48, Tyler Ruesink 49, Simon Broadwater 53 and Wyatt Pruter 54.

     
  • The GMLOKS boys and girls track teams brought home first place honors in the Lions Co-ed Invitational held at Blooming Prairie last week. In the overall scoring GMLOKS came out on top with 128 points. Mankato Loyola/Cleveland was second with 92 points, Blooming Prairie was third with 58 and Janesville-Waldorf-Pemberton was fourth with 52 points.  

     
  • Bulldog softball team splits last two games

    The GMLOK softball team lost to a powerful Caledonia/Spring Grove team, 13-2, then rebounded with an 18-5 win over Rushford-Peterson.  With the split, the gals are now 2-4 for the season, 1-4 in Three Rivers conference play.

     
  • Bulldog baseball team loses to Cal/SG by one

    The GMLOK Bulldog baseball team was leading Caledonia/Spring Grove 3-1 going into the bottom of the seventh inning, but  eventually lost by one run, 4-3, in the bottom of the eighth.  Caledonia’s Tanner Gran had a walk-off home run to give the Warriors the win, after Cal/SG scored two runs in the bottom of the seventh to send the game into extra innings.

     
  • Wykoff native earns coach of the year honors

    Wykoff native Don Mulhern, who is head coach of the University of Wisconsin – Superior women’s basketball team, was named WIAC Coach of the Year for the second time in three seasons by the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference.

     
  • Boys win season opener in golf at Southland, fall next day at Plainview

    The Kingsland boys golf team split in action last week, winning the season opener Thursday, April 16, at Southland and then falling Friday at Plainview’s Piper Hills Golf Course.

     
  • The GMLOKS girls track team continues to do well in area meets, this week winning the Triton Meet with 169.5 points.  Second place went to Waterville-Elysian-Morristown with 153 points.  Eight teams competed in the meet.

     
  • GMLOK baseball team has come-from-behind win

    The GMLOK Bulldogs rallied for 13 runs in the last two innings to down the PEM Bulldogs, 14-13, in TRC-West baseball.  Quinn Larson (4 innings), Grant Skifter (2 2/3 innings) and Zach Bubany (1/3 innings) shared the pitching duties in the come-from-behind win.  GMLOK was trailing 11-1 going into the bottom of the sixth inning.

     
  • Even though Dawn Webster of Spring Valley correctly picked the championship game matchup and winner, the March Madness contest of the Spring Valley Tribune came down to the tie-breaker to determine a winner.

     
  • The GMLOKS track teams had some good performances at the PEM Winged Foot Invitational last week, propelling the girls to a third place team finish and the boys a seventh place finish.  The Winged Foot track meet, held in Elgin, was one of the premier track events, “in the day,” and is looking to return to that status again. A total of 10 girls and boys teams competed.

     
  • After coming off a season where the Kingsland girls golf team went 6-6 over-all and 4-6 in the conference, coach Brent Kohn said the 2015 campaign will be a rebuilding year.

     
  • With only four returning letter winners from last year’s season, which saw the Knights finish with a 3-8 over-all record and 2-8 in conference play, Kingsland boys golf coach Brent Kohn is looking at a rebuilding year.

     
  • “With the nice weather showing up early we have been getting really excited to get underway with the baseball season,” said GMLOK baseball coach Brad Reiter. “The GMLOK Bulldogs are looking to have a lot of youth on it with only a few upperclassman returning.”

     
  • Youth wrestlers place third at  NYWA state wrestling tourney

    This past weekend the Bulldogs participated in the NYWA state wrestling tournament against the best competition in the state.  Several Bulldogs qualified for the individual tournament and although many had hoped for a better finish, just getting there is a huge accomplishment. 

     
  • Baseball field in Winona to be  dedicated to former Wykoff coach

    The baseball field at Winona High School will be dedicated as Jerry Raddatz Field, named after the former high school teacher and coach who got his start at Wykoff.

     
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