Last weekend the Chatfield wrestlers made the annual trip to Cottage Grove to compete in the Park High tournament. Four of Chatfield’s wrestlers came out of the meet with 4-0 records: Maleek Hussein (113 lbs.), Jared Goldsmith (120 lbs.), Jake Mandt (138 lbs.) and Hank Friederichs (152 lbs.).
After a disappointing 72-62 loss to No. 7 Dover-Eyota on Tuesday night, the Chatfield girls basketball team rebounded with an exciting 60-58 win over the No. 1 ranked Plainview-Elgin-Millville Bulldogs this past Friday.
This past week the Chatfield boys basketball team split a pair of Three Rivers Conference games, losing to Dover-Eyota (73-46) on Tuesday, and downing Plainview-Elgin-Millville (68-60) on Friday.
The Chatfield wrestling team opened the season at a very tough New Prague Tournament, and came out with a third place finish and a 3-2 record.
The Chatfield Gopher girls basketball team has opened the season with four straight wins, beating Lake City (58-55), Kingsland (58-38) in games last week along with Wabasha-Kellogg (74-39) and Rochester Lourdes (67-55).
Last week the Chatfield boys basketball team went 1-2, beating Wabasha-Kellogg (74-43) and losing to Kingsland (59-55) and Rochester Lourdes (51-33). And the schedule doesn’t get any easier this week with Dover-Eyota coming to town on Tuesday and a road-trip to Plainview-Elgin-Millville on Friday night.
Last Tuesday the Chatfield boys basketball team lost to Lake City, 71-62, dropping its overall record to 1-1.
The Chatfield B squad boys basketball team started the season 2-0.
Last year the Chatfield girls compiled an overall record of 24-1, losing their only game in the 1AA East Sub-section finals to Plainview-Elgin-Millville. Their overall record for the regular season was 22-0, including a perfect 19-0 in Three Rivers Conference play.
It will be difficult to repeat last year’s performance by the Chatfield wrestling team, but the Gophers have some very talented wrestlers returning to the mat in 2014-15. Last year the team finished as the state champions, compiling a record of 27-1, 8-0 in the Three Rivers Conference.
The Chatfield boys basketball team opened the 2014-15 season with a 79-60 Three Rivers Conference win over Southland, in Adams, last Friday night.
The 2014-15 boys basketball schedule gets underway this Friday night when the Chatfield Gophers travel to Adams to take on the Southland Rebels. Last year the team’s opening game was delayed because the team was involved in a state championship run for the Class AA football crown.
The Chatfield volleyball team finished the season with a 19-10 record, 18-9 regular season, and runner-up in the Three Rivers Conference at 11-1. The Lady Gophers were seeded No. 1 in the 1AA East sub-section tournament, but took an early exit when they lost to No. 5 Dover-Eyota, 1-3, in the sub-section semi-finals.
Senior middle hitters Brook Irish and Maddy Kammer along with senior setter Kirsten Keefe were named to the team. Keefe was all-conference in 2013 and 2012 and honorable mention in 2011. Irish was all-conference in 2013 and honorable mention in 2012. Kammer was honorable mention in 2013, 2012 and 2011.
The Chatfield Gophers volleyball team opened sub-section action with a 3-0 over LaCrescent (25-12, 25-16, 25-13), but stumbled in the semi-finals, losing to Dover-Eyota, 1-3: 25-17, 22-25, 24-26, 23-25.