Huskies Pull Off Another Shocker, Beating No. 4 Cougars
For the second time in the week the Owatonna High School boys' basketball team knocked off a top-five ranked team, beating No. 4 Mankato East Friday night 77-67. That win came three days after the No. 19 Huskies handed No. 2 Austin their first loss of the season 72-61.
Owatonna Versus Albert Lea Wrestling Match Will Swing on Bonus Points
The biggest obstacle to Thursday's Big Nine Conference wrestling showdown between Owatonna and Albert Lea might be the weather. But whether the dual happens as scheduled, or moves to another date, Owatonna coach Adam Woitalla says it will come down to, "bonus points, bonus points, bonus po…
Huskies Pull Away From Packers with Three-Goal Second Period
The Owatonna girls' hockey team beat Austin 7-1 Tuesday night at Riverside Arena. The Packers scored first and the game was 1-1 after the first period. The Huskies scored three times in the middle stanza, including a goal with less than three seconds remaining to leave little doubt who would wi…
Happy Holiday Returns for Local Prep Teams
The No. 8-ranked Owatonna High School wrestlers closed out The Clash National Duals with a 41-20 win over Hastings to finish third in the bracket and match last year's 19th place overall finish. The wrestlers were just one of several OHS teams that had a strong showing in holiday tournaments.
Owatonna Beats Frazee to Split Matches at The Clash
Owatonna wrapped up the opening day of The Clash National Wrestling Duals in Rochester with a win over No. 2A Frazee 36-25. That came after a competitive loss to Vacaville, CA 37-28 in the first round. The Huskies had a bye in the second round.
Holiday Prep Tournaments are a Special Time of Season
Five Owatonna High School varsity sports teams will compete in holiday tournaments this week all around the state. Coaches frequently speak of how significant this time of season is for team bonding in addition to getting in some events without conference and section implications hanging on the resu…
The Clash Brackets Revealed; Owatonna Draws Early Shift Friday
Owatonna begins competition at The Clash wrestling tournament Friday morning at RCTC in Rochester against Kearney, Missouri. With a first-round win they would face top-seed St. Edward (OH). The loser of the first match has a second round bye.
Blooming Prairie Boys Win on Late Three; NRHEG Beats WEM
The Blooming Prairie boys' basketball team won a thriller over Maple River Friday night at BPHS 62-61 when Jake Ressler hit a three-pointer with three second left. Coach Nate Piller said the Awesome Blossoms had more than 15 second to run their offense after the Eagles had hit free throws to ta…