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ASHBY — The Rothsay volleyball team clipped Little Eight Conference foe Ashby 25-20, 26-24, 24-26, 25-20 Thursday.

GRACEVILLE — The Ashby volleyball team could not get into a groove Tuesday as the hosting Clinton-Graceville-Beardsley Wolverines picked up a three-set (25-13, 25-22, 25-10) victory.

ASHBY — The hosting Ashby volleyball team took Little Eight Conference foe Parkers Prairie to four sets Monday, but the visiting Panthers claimed a 25-13, 25-10, 24-26, 25-10 win.

BRANDON — The hosting Brandon-Evansville Chargers cruised to a three-set victory (25-13, 25-21, 25-17) over the Ashby Arrows in a Little Eight Conference match Thursday.

ASHBY — The hosting Ashby volleyball team came out ready to play, but after a long first set the visiting Hancock Owls gained control and swept the Arrows 31-29, 25-18, 25-10 Monday.

BARRETT — The West Central Area/Ashby football team ran into a nearly full-strength Barnesville Trojans Friday as the visitor left with a 41-0 victory.

ASHBY — In a showdown between Little Eight Conference foes, the visiting Battle Lake volleyball team swept past the Ashby Arrows 25-17, 25-19, 28-26 Thursday.

ORTONVILLE — The Ashby volleyball team overcame a slow start Tuesday to upend the Ortonville Trojans 14-25, 25-14, 26-24, 25-23.

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ROTHSAY — The Rothsay volleyball team fought hard for a three-set victory over Little Eight Conference rival Ashby Friday as the Tigers defeated the Arrows 25-20, 25-20, 27-25.



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ASHBY — In its first action of the year, the Ashby volleyball team welcomed in the Wheaton Warriors Thursday. The Warriors took command early and edged the Arrows late to win a four-set match 25-10, 25-12, 21-25, 26-24.

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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. 

MORRIS — The West Central Area boys’ basketball got an early jump on the Ashby Arrows in a Section 6A playoff game Saturday. The Knights would close out with a 73-55 victory at the University of Minnesota - Morris.

The Ashby boys’ basketball team rallied from a 13-point halftime deficit to defeat the Brandon-Evansville Chargers 49-45 in the Section 6A playoffs Thursday.

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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.

BARRETT — The West Central Area/Ashby/Brandon-Evansville wrestling moved on in the Section 6A team tournament defeating Border West 60-9 Tuesday.

FRAZEE — The Ashby boys’ basketball team could not get its footing in Monday’s game against Frazee as the Hornets claimed a 64-36 win.

PARKERS PRAIRIE — The Ashby boys’ basketball team was clutch from the free-throw line as they secured a 80-70 victory over Little Eight Conference foe Parkers Prairie 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.

ROTHSAY — The Rothsay boys’ basketball team welcome in Little Eight Conference foe Ashby Monday. The Arrows used offensive surges to take down the hosting Tigers 75-63.

BATTLE LAKE — After trailing at halftime, the visiting Ashby boys’ basketball team used a second-half rally to defeat the Battle Lake Battlers in a Little Eight Conference showdown 63-50 Thursday.

ASHBY — In a high-scoring affair, the Ashby boys’ basketball team picked up a 102-79 victory over the Swanville Bulldogs Thursday.

The Hillcrest girls’ basketball team held a 23-20 lead at the half, but the visiting Ashby Arrows rallied in the second to claim a 40-31 victory Friday.

ASHBY — The Ashby boys’ basketball used a first half lead to soar past the visiting Rothsay Tigers 70-45 in Little Eight Conference action Thursday.

ROTHSAY — The Rothsay girls’ basketball team picked up its first win of the season as the Tigers defeated Little Eight Conference rival Ashby 62-36 Tuesday.

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UNDERWOOD — A slow start put the hosting Underwood boys’ basketball behind the eight-ball as Little Eight Conference foe Ashby Arrows took home a 59-41 victory Tuesday.

The Little Eight Conference announced its 2019 All-Conference volleyball team recently. Underwood’s Brooke Hovland and Ally Johnson, and Jenna Fabre of Rothsay were named to the first team, while Kayla Rocholl of Underwood, Jayna Gronewold of Rothsay, Grace Van Erp of Battle Lake, and Mackenzie Foss of Hillcrest Lutheran Academy were named to the second […]

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BARRETT — The West Central Area/Ashby Knights cruised to a 42-6 victory over Long Prairie-Grey Eagle in the Section 6AA playoffs Tuesday. The Knights got on the board midway through the first quarter as quarterback Jaden Norby ran the ball in from 4 yards out. Norby would convert the 2-point play to take an 8-0 […]

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The Minnesota High School football playoffs will get underway Tuesday with several area teams looking to extend their season. The Fergus Falls Otters received the No. 4 seed and will host East Grand Forks (No. 5) at 6 p.m. Tuesday. In Section 6A, the Underwood Rockets received the No. 1 seed and will receive a […]

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The Hillcrest volleyball teamed celebrated a milestone and a victory as the Comets defeated the Ashby Arrows (25-19, 25-19, 23-25, 17-25, 15-12) Tuesday. Mackenzie Foss recorded her 1,000th dig, the first-ever for a Hillcrest player. She had 28 digs, 8 service points, and 3 kills on the night. Teammate Hope Adams lead all Hillcrest hitters […]

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BARRETT — The Staples-Motley Cardinals traveled to Barrett on an unusual Thursday homecoming game for the West Central Area/Ashby football team. Despite an early lead, the hosting Knights could not prevent a late score from their visitor as the Cardinals won a 16-12 showdown. While the Friday forecast was not good, Thursday wasn’t much better. […]

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WHEATON — The visiting Ashby volleyball team could not hold off the momentum of the Wheaton Warriors as the home team swept the Arrows 25-22, 25-8, 25-16 Thursday. Ashby’s Cailey Schlosser was 11-for-11 with two aces from the service line, while teammate Taleeyah Johnson recorded nine digs in the game. The Arrows will look to […]

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ROTHSAY — The hosting Rothsay volleyball team cruised to a three-set victory (25-9, 25-19, 25-11) over the Ashby Arrows Thursday. The Arrows were led on defense by Celi Nelson and Amelia Barry. Nelson had 11 digs, while Barry chipped in 10. Teammates Anissa Heinrich and Courtney Koefod each recorded a service ace in the game. […]

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ASHBY — The Underwood volleyball team picked up a Little Eight Conference victory over the hosting Ashby Arrows 25-13, 25-14, 25-7 Tuesday. “Our team came out focused and played aggressive volleyball,” Diane Ross said. ”Ashby puts up a good middle block and we hit well against it.” The Rockets were led on the attack by […]

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BARRETT — The West Central Area/Ashby football team put points on the board early and held off the charging Pillager Huskies late to claim at 28-22 victory Friday. The Knights jumped out to an early lead as Jaden Norby called his own number twice in the first quarter. Norby would take the ball in from […]

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ASHBY — The Ashby volleyball team could not overcome an early deficit as Parkers Prairie claimed a three-set win (25-9, 25-11, 25-23) Tuesday. Amelia Barry led the team in digs, while teammate Courtney Koefod added 10 of her own. The Arrows will host the Hillcrest Comets at 7:15 p.m. Thursday.

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HANCOCK — In a thrilling five-set battle, the hosting Hancock Owls edged the Ashby Arrows 25-10, 9-25, 25-14, 17-25, 15-7 Thursday. “We came out struggling to put things together in the first match but found a groove in the second and we pushed through with great serving,” Arrows head coach Hayley Stevens said. “We are […]

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BARRETT — The West Central Area volleyball team took to its home court Tuesday to take on the Ashby Arrows in the 2019 season opener. The Knights showed no rust as they swept through the Arrows 25-14, 25-20, 25-13. “The Knights came out strong with a serving run right out of the gate by Kaleigh […]