Luke Hellickson shot a 37 to lead FC over R-P 164-195. The Falcon boys (6-0, 7-0) lead the TRC-East over La Crescent. Courtney Hershberger shot a 42 as FC’s girls also won 184-277. They (6-0, 7-0) have clinched a share of the TRC-East over Caledonia (5-2, 6-2). Carson Harstad shot a 38 to lead Chatfield to a 169-192 win over PEM. The Gopher boys (6-0, 6-0) lead the TRC West. Lanesboro’s boys beat Southland 177-184 to avenge their only defeat this year. Hayden Lawstuen shot a 39 as Lanesboro then beat Kingsland. The Burros (7-1, 7-1) and Rebels (7-1, 7-1) end the year tied atop the SEC. Lanesboro’s girls (7-0, 7-1) won twice also, and they are the SEC regular season champions. Anika Reiland won four different events (100, 200, Long Jump, 4×200) at the SEC meet. GMLOKS boys and girls teams topped LFCMC’s. Chatfield softball (9-4, 11-5), ranked #5 in AA, beat Caledonia 9-2 and W-K 12-3 to run its win streak to five. Claire Springer struck out 12 and got the win versus the Warriors. Eighth grader Makenna Dornack hit a grand slam home run, drove in five, and scored four runs in the win over W-K. Kara Goetzinger and Kieran Schmaltz also went yard in the game. Nicole Beckman hit a home run and Lilly Carr collected her 8th win as Houston won its 12th in a row, beating SA 11-8. The streak then ended in a 5-2 loss at Hayfield. The Hurricanes (8-0, 12-1) are atop the SEC with Southland (9-0, 12-1). Annah Anderson hit a home run, and Paige Klug had three doubles, as Caledonia beat Lake City 10-4. Aspen Kolling struck out 10 as GMLOK beat GE/A-C 14-5, and fanned 13 more as the Bulldogs beat SG 8-0. Ella Halverson was 4-for-5 and Tyler Wenthold struck out 10 as M-C beat SA 18-14. Siri Konkel had the game-winning 2-run single, as SG posted a walk-off 7-6 win over R-P. Regan Hanson was 4-for-4 with 4 RBI, but FC/L fell to Goodhue 10-9. Hanson then was 3-for-4 with a home run, but the Falcons fell to Lake City 9-6. Drew O’Connor hit a home run as Chatfield baseball ended a three-game losing streak by beating W-K 16-2. The Gophers (8-4, 12-4) trail D-E (11-3, 14-3) in the TRC East. Peyton Olson hit a home run in FC/L’s 11-1 win over W-K, their fifth straight win. Brandon Jahnke allowed just one run in a complete game win, as SG beat Houston 4-1. Ezra Griffin hit a home run as the Lions beat W-K 7-3. Evan Skalet authored a walk-off RBI-single to propel R-P to a 6-5 win over SG at the Trojans tourney.
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