A win at last for Winona Winhawks
The Winona Winhawks have ended their unfortunate run of four straight defeats. The much longed-for break came at home against the Mankato West Scarlets. The game finished 6-3. The visiting Scarlets started off strong and took the lead at the beginning of the game with Maleah Giesen scoring in the first period, assisted by Marleigh Jordan and Tori Tosch .
Viking men’s basketball falls in Saturday contest
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (Augustana) – The Augustana Viking men’s basketball team fell 62-58 to the Winona State Warriors on Saturday afternoon inside the Sanford Pentagon. The Vikings are now 5-5 overall and 1-4 in the NSIC. The Warriors move to 7-1, 4-1 with the victory. Jadan Graves was the lone Viking in double figures, scoring 15 […]
Mankato West Boys Hockey Team Triumphs Over Winona in Comeback Victory
In a thrilling comeback, Mankato West boys hockey team clinched a 5-2 victory against Winona this Saturday. The team is set to return to the ice on December 14th, facing off against Roseville on the road. Stay tuned for more exciting hockey action!
Aadland’s records double-double in loss Saturday
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (Augustana) – The Augustana women’s basketball team closed the week on Saturday night, falling 53-44 to Winona State inside the Sanford Pentagon. The loss moves the Vikings to 1-6 overall and 1-4 in the NSIC, while the Warriors move to 3-6, 3-2. Jennifer Aadland recorded a double-double, finishing with 11 points and […]
New Mountain Biking Trails Open in Winona, Enhancing Local Cycling Options and Conservation Efforts
Winona, a Minnesota city, is expanding its cycling options with new mountain biking trails. These trails, different from typical routes in central and northern Minnesota parks, are a result of a partnership between the city, the Department of Natural Resources, Rock Solid Trail Contracting, the International Mountain Bicycling Association (IMBA), and the Winona Area Mountain Bikers club (WAMB). This fall, four trails spanning 5.5 miles were opened, with two being officially inaugurated in late November.
Winona State men rally for 90-83 overtime win over Wildcats
WAYNE - Winona State rallied from a 12-point deficit with just under 12 minutes left in the game to down Wayne State 90-83 in overtime Friday evening in Northern Sun Conference men's basketball played at Rice Auditorium in Wayne. The Wildcats fall to 7-3 and 1-3 in the NSIC while...
Eisner: “we wanted that game more”
Wisco Sports Show host Grant Bilse talks with Winona State head basketball coach Todd Eisner about a pair of tough, physical games against Southwest and Sioux Falls, Connor Dillon’s standout performance, and the challenge of spending a weekend out on the great plains. The Warrior Update is sponsored by...
DIRT MODIFIED HISTORY WILL BE MADE WITH ‘THE BIG DEAL’ AT MISSISSIPPI THUNDER SPEEDWAY MAY 30 TO JUNE 1
XR Events, promoters of the XR Super Series, Pennsboro Speedway, and a number of growing regional events have announced plans for The Big Deal at Mississippi Thunder Speedway in Fountain City, WI on May 30 to June 1 with a $100,001-to-WIN top prize, $2,500 to start, and over $300,000+ in total purse money.
Men’s Hoops at Sanford Pentagon for Weekend Games
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The Augustana men's basketball team makes its 2023-24 Sanford Pentagon debut on Friday and Saturday with a pair of NSIC contests. On Friday, the Vikings host No. 6 Minnesota State at 5:30 p.m. and Winona State at 3:30 p.m. Saturday. Complete action can be followed...
Winhawks boys’ hockey wins home opener 15-0
Winhawk skaters racked up points and goalies Michael Dubek and Damon Noland split a shutout in the Winona Senior High School boys’ hockey team’s first home game of the year, a 15-0 win over the Fairmont Cardinals last Friday. While it wasn’t a close game, Head Coach Martin Raymond was pleased with a full-game effort from his squad and disciplined play through the final whistle.
Owatonna Huskies beat Winona Winhawks – Mollenhauer scores 2
The Owatonna Huskies beat the hosting Winona Winhawks 9-2 on Saturday. The hosting team took the lead in the first period, with a goal from Ana Marie Gomez Angeles. Kasja Kovala assisted. The Huskies tied it up 1-1 late in the first period when Claire Dixon scored, assisted by Anna...
Wildcat Men, Women Drop Third Straight
WAYNE – Friday night NSIC basketball was showcased for Wayne State College. From Rice Auditorium, WSC welcomed Winona State University. The Wayne State College men suffered a 90-83 loss in overtime while the Wildcat women lost 61-43 against the Warriors. The WSC men are now 7-3 (1-3 NSIC) as...
Winhawk Boys Basketball Falls to Rochester John Marshall in Season Opener; Other Scores From Area Teams
(KWMN)- The Winhawk Boys basketball team opened their 2023-24 season with a big nine conference foe in Rochester John Marshall last night as they usher in a new era of Winhawks hoops, with only two returning varsity players on the team. The Winhawks competed and competed well in the first...
Warriors fight hard but come up short in the home opener against Winona Cotter
The Caledonia Area girls basketball team came into its home opener with excitement, coming off an impressive win over La Crescent-Hokah to face off against the Winona Cotter Ramblers. Although the Warriors fought hard in the second half, even taking the lead at a few points, the Ramblers ended up spoiling the game at home, winning 58-53. The energy between the teams was palpable to start the game — the...
Schmitz, Red Hawks start season with record, high-flying offense
Two years ago, Gale-Ettrick-Trempealeau High School boys basketball coach Jared McCutchen’s team was young and still learning what it takes to win games. With the lead late in last Thursday’s game against La Crosse Logan, G-E-T showed it now has the experience and players to hang on and win the tight games—the Red Hawks won 75-64 after a late push from Logan.
Arcadia girls pass first Coulee tests
Two-for-two, 2-0, the perfect start. All could be used to describe the Arcadia High School girls basketball team’s first crack at the Coulee Conference last week. Arcadia opened its Coulee slate with a home win over Black River Falls last Tuesday before hitting the 50-point threshold for the first time this season in a win at Westby on Friday.
Monday Night Sports Recap: Basketball and Hockey Highlights
Catch up on the latest sports scores from December 4, 2023. Highlights include a nail-biting win for the Byron Bears girls basketball team, a buzzer-beating victory for the C Manville Comets, and the Rushford Peterson Trojans' big win. Plus, updates on college hockey action.
Wrestling Roundup: Forfeits help Raiders pin Wildcats in dual
While the matches that were settled on the mat were close, the Blair-Taylor wrestling team didn’t have the depth to compete with Arcadia in the season openers for both teams last Thursday. B-T won four of the seven matches that were actually wrestled, but Arcadia received seven forfeits for...
Wildcat Basketball Returns Home Friday Night
WAYNE – Following a pair of road losses for both the Wayne State College men’s and women’s basketball teams last weekend, WSC will open up a three-game homestand this weekend. From Rice Auditorium, the Wildcats will host Winona State University on Friday, December 8 at 5:30/7:30 p.m....
Rochester Mayo Spartans have ended their losing streak after 0-3 vs. Winona Winhawks
The game between the Winona Winhawks and the hosting Rochester Mayo Spartans finished 3-0. Rochester Mayo's victory puts an end to a four-game losing streak. The Spartans first took the lead early in the third period, with a goal from Olivia Dahl. Madelyn Desjardins made it 2-0 late in the...