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Thomas Jergenson passes 4x200-meter relay baton to Mitchell Bechtel. Photo by S. Lee Epps
Thomas Jergenson passes 4x200-meter relay baton to Mitchell Bechtel. Photo by S. Lee Epps
Wednesday, April 27, 2016 10:22 AM
Both the 4x100-meter and 4x200-meter relay runners continued to excel as the Caledonia/Spring Grove track teams were back in action with two meets last week after a quiet stretch the week before. 

  • Relay sprinters continue to sparkle for C/SG
    Both the 4x100-meter and 4x200-meter relay runners continued to excel as the Caledonia/Spring Grove track teams were back in action with two meets last week after a quiet stretch the week before. 

  • Elton honored as Luther leader
    Taylor Elton, a senior guard for the Luther College women’s basketball team and 2012 graduate of Spring Grove High School, received the Coaches Award for the 2015-16 season. This annual presentation honors a player for outstanding leadership both on and off the basketball court. She was also recognized as a two-year letter winner at Luther’s end-of-the year awards ceremony held Friday, April 15. 

  • A dozen student shooters and three coaches this week became the  founders of a new high school team competition in Spring Grove as part of the Minnesota State High School Clay Target League (MNSHSCTL).

  • Girls split four TRC softball games

    The spring sports schedule amped up this week for the Caledonia/Spring Grove softball team.  The weather was much more conducive to being outside, so C/SG (3-5, 3-2 TRC)) played four games this week, splitting them with two wins (Rushford-Peterson, Dover-Eyota) and two losses (La Crescent, P-E-M).

  • Lion golfers finish among top half at Cedar River

    Both Spring Grove golfers finished in the top half of the field on their second competition of the season. Four schools were represented at Cedar River Golf Course in Adams on April 18.

  • Softball girls grab league opener, drop tournament games
    The Caledonia/Spring Grove softball team played four games in the span of five days, starting with a season-opening conference home win on Tuesday against Fillmore Central/Lanesboro. C/SG traveled to a round robin tournament Saturday at Onalaska Luther. C/SG went 0-3 against some good competition.

  • Lions split road runaways versus Wolverines, Ramblers
    It was an up and down week for the Spring Grove baseball team, especially at the plate. After putting up 12 runs on the board with 10 hits Tuesday, April 12 in a win over Glenville-Emmons, the Lions were held scoreless on three hits in a Friday loss to a very good Class AA Cotter baseball squad in a 10-0, six-inning loss.

  • SG golfers open season

    The two Spring Grove golfers opened the season at Lanesboro on Friday, April 15. The Lions competed as independents joining athletes from three other schools that were embarking on their Southeast Conference seasons. 

  • JO volleyball winds down
    The spring Junior Olympics volleyball season came to a close for Spring Grove's 17 & under and 16 & under teams at Caledonia on Sunday.  

  • Baseball Lions begin with 11-2 win

    A cool and cloudy April 7 saw Spring Grove open the high school baseball season with an 11-2 win at home against Houston.

  • Spring Grove golf pair drive into new era

    Spring Grove High School senior Rodney Tweito, who previously expected to be a returning starter for the heretofore shared Caledonia/Spring Grove boys golf team, will instead this spring join Shelby Standahl to lead Spring Grove into a new era. 

  • Lion baseball down through the years

    The spring of 2016 marks the first season in seven years that Spring Grove has fielded its own high school baseball team. In the intervening six seasons, a few SG dedicated diamond athletes have played in a shared baseball program with Caledonia. But now again, there is a sufficient number of Lions for a Lion-only team.

  • Winter, Bratland, Lion baseball were all formidable foes
    Spring Grove High School's new baseball team, Luther College's new freshman pitcher from Spring Grove and Old Man Winter all proved tough to top last week

  • Grinde three-peats as MVP  Brock Schuttemeier, Jaster also honored

    The votes are in, and the Spring Grove boys basketball team has presented a number of awards for outstanding play during its 2015-16 campaign. 

  • Grinde named to two All-State teams

    Spring Grove junior Chase Grinde has been acclaimed as one of the top five basketball players in Minnesota Class A (small schools) and also as one of the top 20 high school juniors in the state, regardless of school size (all four classes - A, AA, AAA, AAAA).  

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