ROTHSAY — The Hillcrest volleyball team used consistency to upend Little Eight Conference foe Rothsay as the Comets captured a three-set (25-19, 25-16, 25-21) victory Thursday.

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The visiting Battle Lake volleyball team took advantage of the Hillcrest Comets lineup change Tuesday as the Battlers claimed a 25-20, 25-16, 25-21 victory.

HANCOCK — The Hillcrest volleyball team started slow against the hosting Hancock Owls and the Comets could not get up to speed fast enough as they fell 25-8, 25-15, 25-22 Monday.

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PELICAN RAPIDS — The visiting Hillcrest boys’ soccer team had its season come to an end Monday as the No. 1 seeded Pelican Rapids Vikings defeated the Comets 10-1 in the Section 8A playoffs.

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The Hillcrest volleyball team kicked off their 2020 season at home Thursday against the Ortonville Trojans. While both teams were excited to get back on the court, the Comets were ready to play as they defeated the Trojans 25-16, 19-25, 25-21, 25-13.

PELICAN RAPIDS — Things didn’t get easier for the Hillcrest boys’ soccer team Saturday as they traveled to take on the top-ranked Section 8A North Pelican Rapids Vikings. The Vikings proved why they deserve the designation as they handed the Comets a 9-1 loss.

The Hillcrest boys’ soccer team could not get its offense in motion as the visiting Crookston Pirates laid claim to a 3-0 victory Tuesday.



The Hillcrest boys’ soccer team continues to improve in the 2020 season, but the visiting East Grand Forks Green Wave came away with the victory as they defeated the Comets 4-0 Friday.

EAST GRAND FORKS — The Hillcrest boys’ soccer team could not hold off a late scoring surge Saturday as the hosting Central Minnesota Christian (CMC) Blue Jays picked up a 4-2 victory.

CROOKSTON — The Hillcrest boys’ soccer team went on the road Thursday against the Crookston Pirates. The Pirates took advantage of a young Comets team as they claimed a 3-0 victory.

MAHNOMEN —The Hillcrest boys’ basketball team had its season come to an end Thursday as the Mahnomen-Waubun Thunderbirds won 54-47 in the Section 6A playoffs.

MAHNOMEN — The Hillcrest girls’ basketball team saw its season come to an end Friday as hosting Mahnomen-Waubun won a Section 6A playoff game 79-45.

The Hillcrest girls’ basketball team fell behind in the first half and could not recover Monday against a strong Brandon-Evansville team as the Chargers claimed a 56-31 victory.

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The Hillcrest girls’ basketball team could not overcome an early first-half deficit as the visiting Rothsay Tigers took home a 53-40 Little Eight Conference victory Thursday.

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BATTLE LAKE — In a thrilling Little Eight Conference matchup Thursday, the hosting Battle Lake boys’ basketball team pulled away in overtime to defeat the Hillcrest Comets 59-53.

PELICAN RAPIDS — The Hillcrest boys’ basketball team traveled to take on the Pelican Rapids Vikings Monday. The Vikings held off a Comets second-half surge to claim a 80-70 victory.

WHEATON — The Hillcrest girls’ basketball team could not dig itself out of an early hole as the hosting Wheaton Warriors claimed a 47-32 victory Friday.

An early hole made the battle back into the game hard for the Hillcrest girls’ basketball team as Oak Grove took home a 42-36 win Saturday.

The Hillcrest girls’ basketball team struggled on the defensive end Tuesday as the visiting West Central Area Knights took home a 61-29 win.

BARRETT — The West Central Area boys’ basketball team pushed their record to 12-2 Monday as the Knights downed the visiting Hillcrest Comets 73-50.

ROTHSAY — In a Little Eight Conference showdown, the Hillcrest boys’ basketball team would lay claim to a 63-50 victory over the Rothsay Tigers Tuesday.

The Hillcrest girls’ basketball team welcome in Little Eight Conference rival Battle Lake Friday night. As the game winded down, the visiting Battlers would exit the gymnasium with a 42-28 victory over the Comets.

UNDERWOOD — The Underwood boys’ basketball team welcomed in Little Eight Conference foe Hillcrest Thursday. After a close first half of play, the visiting Comets gained the edge to pick up a 68-48 victory.

BRANDON — The Hillcrest boys’ basketball team fell flat in the earlier going and could not recover as Little Eight Conference rival Brandon-Evansville claimed a 70-44 conference victory Tuesday.

The Hillcrest boys’ basketball team had a strong opening to 2020, but the visiting Norman County East/Ulen-Hitterdal Titans would spoil the ending as they topped the Comets 75-66 in overtime Saturday.

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In its first action of 2020, the Hillcrest girls’ basketball team hosted Little Eight Conference rival Underwood Friday. The Rockets would turn up the pressure early on and blast past the Comets for a 71-29 victory.

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.

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The Hillcrest boys’ basketball team put forth a strong effort against Little Eight Conference foe Parkers Prairie, but it would be the Panthers that left the court with a 68-54 victory Tuesday.

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HANCOCK — Hillcrest girls’ basketball put forth a good effort in Tuesday’s contest against the Hancock Owls, but the Comets would come out on the short end of the stick, falling 63-44.