BARRETT — The West Central Area/Ashby/Brandon-Evansville wrestling team claimed a sweep over Crookston (45-29) and Benson (63-14) Tuesday.
BATTLE LAKE — The visiting Ashby boys’ basketball team made quick work of the hosting Battle Lake Battlers Friday as the Arrows picked up their sixth consecutive win with a 79-44 Little Eight Conference victory.
WADENA — The West Central Area/Ashby/Brandon-Evansville wrestling team claimed a sweep in Tuesday’s triangular against Breckenridge (66-9) and Wadena-Deer Creek (69-6).
GROVE CITY — The West Central Area/Ashby/Brandon-Evansville wresting team fell for the first time this season as they dropped a dual against Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa 45-24 and to Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City 43-25 Thursday.
ASHBY — The Battle Lake girls’ basketball team edged the hosting Ashby Arrows 46-43 Thursday in Little Eight Conference action.
ASHBY — Forcing 28 turnovers, the Hillcrest girls’ basketball team left the court Thursday with a Little Eight Conference road win 46-41 over the Ashby Arrows.
The Ashby boys’ basketball team is excited to get back on the court after finishing the 2019-20 season with a 19-9 record. The Arrows return most of their team from last season and are ready to climb to the top of the Little Eight Conference.
The West Central Area/Ashby/Brandon-Evansville wrestling team finished last season with a 19-6 record and sent five wrestlers to the Class A state individual tournament. This year, the team returns a strong nucleus of wrestlers as they pursue Park Region Conference and Section 6A titles.
The Midwest Blue Subdistrict gave out its annual football awards recently as several members of West Central Area/Ashby and Otter Tail Central were recognized.
The Little Eight Conference recently announced its conference volleyball awards. Brandon-Evansville went undefeated (6-0) in conference play and won the LEC title. The Chargers’ Bailey Schaefer was named conference MVP and head coach Kelly Olson received Coach of the Year honors.
Although it hasn’t been a typical winter season, the Ashby girls’ basketball team is looking forward to getting back on the court as the Arrows plan to make a big jump in the Little Eight Conference and Section 6A in the 2020-21 season.
BATTLE LAKE — The West Central Area/Ashby football team shook the rust off after falling behind 18-0 in the first half of its 2020 opening game against Otter Tail Central to rally and win 30-18 Saturday.
The M State women’s basketball team added two more recruits for the 2020-21 season as Ashby senior Kalista Aamot and Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg graduate Maddy Rohner have decided to play basketball for the Spartans.
The Minnesota State High School League recently announced its all-state girls’ basketball team and those that received all-state academic honors.
ST. PAUL — The culmination of the Minnesota high school individual wrestling season began Friday at the Xcel Energy Center as several area wrestlers hit the mat for the state individual wrestling tournament.
ASHBY — The Ashby boys’ basketball team would claim a 66-36 victory over the Verndale Pirates Thursday.
ORTONVILLE — The Ashby boys’ basketball team kept the hosting Ortonville Trojans at arms length as the Arrows claimed a 54-43 win Tuesday.
MORRIS — The West Central Area/Ashby/Brandon-Evansville wrestling team saw each of its wrestlers place in the top six as the Knights laid claim to the Dr. Busian Memorial Invitational title Saturday.
HANCOCK — Ashby’s Jaden Norby would knock down the go-ahead shot with five seconds to play to give the Arrow boys’ basketball team a 49-48 victory over Hancock Tuesday.
BRANDON — The Ashby girls’ basketball team fell behind in the first half and could not recover as the hosting Brandon-Evansville Chargers picked up a 62-44 Little Eight Conference win Monday.