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Tuesday, March 31, 2015 10:47 AM

Chatfield’s Ian Morrison will be one of 88 players who will participate in the 42nd annual MFCA Tackle Cancer All-Star Football Game. Morrison will be playing outside linebacker for the South All-Stars. The roster was announced by the Minnesota Football Coaches Association (MFCA). The All-Star Football Game will showcase outstanding senior players from the 2014 Minnesota high school football season.

  • Area youth basketball teams will again converge on Rochester this weekend to play off for the Pacesetter Region 1 championships as part of the statewide Minnesota State Championship system that features a four-state playoff at the Target Center this summer.

     
  • Chatfield’s Ian Morrison will be one of 88 players who will participate in the 42nd annual MFCA Tackle Cancer All-Star Football Game. Morrison will be playing outside linebacker for the South All-Stars. The roster was announced by the Minnesota Football Coaches Association (MFCA). The All-Star Football Game will showcase outstanding senior players from the 2014 Minnesota high school football season.

     
  • The Chatfield girls dominated the Three Rivers All-Conference honor teams this year, as no less than eight Gophers were named to the first or second teams.

     
  • Chatfield senior Christian Bance was one of 19 players named to the Three Rivers Conference Boy’s All-Conference team. Bance joins 10 other seniors, seven juniors, one sophomore and Caledonia freshman Owen King on the 19-player honor team.

     
  • Chatfield’s Kirsten Keefe led the Three Rivers Conference West Division in steals and assists for 2015.

     
  • The 2014-15 basketball season came to an end with the Lady Gophers losing in the 1AA East Sub-section finals to Plainview-Elgin-Millville, 76-65. They finished the season with an overall record of 24 wins and four losses (24-4).  The gals finished third in the TRC-West (15-3) and ended the regular season at 22-3.

     
  • “I would like to comment on how we got better as a team throughout the season, as we were playing our best basketball at the end of the year,” said Chatfield boys basketball coach Tom Bance.   
  • Chatfield girls lose to PEM in sub-section finals for second year in a row

    The Chatfield Gophers girl’s basketball team lost to Plainview-Elgin-Millville last Saturday, 76-65, in the 1AA East Sub-section finals for the second year in a row.  The score was deadlocked at 30-30 at the intermission.

     
  • Four seniors that finished their high school wrestling careers at Chatfield High School accumulated a very impressive combined won-lost record of 556-167.   
  • Hank Friederichs repeats as state wrestling champion Goldsmith, Mandt and Morrison also win medals

    The Chatfield wrestlers are done for 2014-15, and along with the close of the current season they brought home some individual medals from the Minnesota State Tournament held this past weekend in St. Paul.

     
  • The Chatfield girls basketball team didn’t have any trouble with La Crescent in the first round of the 1AA East Sub-section Tournament.  The Lady Gophers held a 35-12 lead at halftime and improved that to a final score of 67-26. Monday night (March 2) the gals took on Caledonia after this issue of The Chatfield News went to press.

     
  • “We played well in the first half,” said head coach Tom Bance, “but in the second half their pressure got to us and we couldn’t make shots, and they rarely missed.  They are very good and we just couldn’t sustain that level over the course of the game.”

     
  • Gals rally for win against Rebels

    In the regular season finale, and senior night, the Chatfield girls basketball team “found a way to pull out a 44-43 win (over visiting Southland) on Megan LaPlante’s putback off a missed free throw late in the game,” according to coach Brian Baum. That field goal put the Gophers up by one.

     
  • Duxbury, Fossum combine for ‘15/15’ Night

    Carter Duxbury was 9 for 9 from the field and Parker Fossum was 6 for 6 as they led the Chatfield Gophers to a 76-60 win over Plainview-Elgin-Millville in the first round of the 1AA East Sub-section Tournament. Duxbury added 2 for 4 from the free throw line and finished the game with 20 points. Fossum hit four of five from the line and had 16 points.  Drew Hurley was also in double-figures with 14 points, hitting 4 for 7 from the field and 6 for 6 from the charity stripe.

     
  • Gophers qualify six for state tournament
    The Chatfield Gophers wrestling team qualified six individuals for the Minnesota State Class-A Tournament, with competition beginning for them on Friday.   
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