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In front from left are fifth grade section champions Caleb Ranzenberger, Isaac Nerstad, Braedon Solie and Jacob Olerud. In back are Josh Newgaard, Elijah Solum, Jaxon Strinmoen and Ethan Crouch. Photo courtesy of Deanna Solum
In front from left are fifth grade section champions Caleb Ranzenberger, Isaac Nerstad, Braedon Solie and Jacob Olerud. In back are Josh Newgaard, Elijah Solum, Jaxon Strinmoen and Ethan Crouch. Photo courtesy of Deanna Solum
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 1:33 PM
Eight Spring Grove boys qualified for the fifth grade state tournament by wining the Section 2 Pacesetter Basketball Tournament on April 22 at Mankato.
  • Fifth grade boys return to state tournament
    Eight Spring Grove boys qualified for the fifth grade state tournament by wining the Section 2 Pacesetter Basketball Tournament on April 22 at Mankato.
  • Holty takes boys discus, girls win 4x200 again
    The Caledonia/Spring Grove track teams took part in the nine-team Logan Invitational meet on Tuesday, April 18th, their lone action of last week. The C/SG girls finished in fourth place in the team standings (52 points) and the boys were fifth (51 points).
  • Softball girls subdue L-A, cannot slow down Chatfield
    The Caledonia/Spring Grove softball team went one for two last week, beginning with a 6-2 road win at Lewiston-Altura on Tuesday, April 18, before dropping a home game on Friday against undefeated Chatfield by a 14-4 score in 6 innings. The Warriors are 3-5 on the spring season (3-2 Three Rivers Conference).
  • Boys hammer Houston, Madelia but defeated by L/P, Jaguars
    The Spring Grove Lions baseball team was busy last week with four games on the schedule, starting on April 18 with a 5-4 league loss to the five-time defending SEC champion Lyle/Pacelli Athletics. The Lions hit the road Friday to Houston, where Zach Rains tossed a one-hit shutout, 14-0. 
  • Grinde again garners state recognition
    Chase Grinde has been named for the second straight season to an All-State basketball team and has also received All-Area recognition.
  • Hermanson, Bohr receive All-Area honor
    Two Spring Grove girls - senior Kelsey Hermanson and junior Lauryn Bohr - received Honorable Mention on the 2017 Rochester Post Bulletin All-Area Basketball Team.
  • Folz tabbed one of state's best young baseball players
    Alex Folz was featured as one of the top 25 underclassmen in Minnesota High School baseball in Breakdown's preseason publication. Underclassmen are defined by being younger than seniors or juniors. Folz is a 5-foot-10, 190-pound sophomore who can be used as a pitcher or catcher or shortstop or outfielder.
  • State experience encourages shooters
    Among the state’s 86 Class A clay target shooting teams, the 2016 Spring Grove Lions were one of only 11 teams to qualify for the state tournament. At state, the Lions were the highest finisher out of the Class A teams, 19th overall out of the 38 teams that represented all classes (1A through 8A). 
  • Pitching rule promotes protection of high school arms
    There is a segment of baseball fans in America who’ve watched the game for a long time, and they may feel one of the changes that have not been positive for the game is the pitch count. Major league baseball pitchers aren’t known for pitching as late into ballgames as they have in the past, due in part to a pitch count.
  • Girls grab second conference win
    The Caledonia/Spring Grove softball team picked up a Three Rivers Conference road win at Rushford-Peterson on Tuesday, April 11, by a score of 7-3. That came one day after a home game with Plainview-Elgin-Millville was postponed and rescheduled for May 8. 
  • Big inning, pitching lifts Lions to victory against Wolverines
    The Spring Grove baseball team had its first game of the season postponed against Mabel-Canton on Tuesday, April 4, but finally hit the field on Friday at Glenville versus Glenville-Emmons/Alden-Conger, coming away with a 9-2 win. It was the season opener for both teams.
  • Girls grab one win during challenging early schedule
    The Caledonia/Spring Grove softball team lost its first game of the week to Winona Cotter 10-0 on Tuesday, April 4. The team then snapped a two-game skid with the season’s first victory over La Crescent in a slugfest. The two teams combined for 30 runs as C/SG won the game 17-13 on April 6, a much-need offensive outburst for a young team that was shut out in the first two contests.
  • Boys sweep speed relays; Schieber paces C/SG girls
    The Caledonia/Spring Grove boys and girls track teams were home for their only meet of the week last Friday, April 7. The Warrior boys finished in third place among five teams, and the C/SG girls were fourth as both squads saw some good competition, especially from just over the border. La Crosse Central took first by significant margins in both the boys and girls team standings. 
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