Owatonna Beats Top 5 Ranked Team [Prep Scores for Sat Jan 15]
The Owatonna boys basketball team played in another showcase event over the weekend, beating No. 3 rated Catholic Memorial 67-55 in the Midwest Players Classic at the LaCrosse (WI) Center. The Huskies held their opponents to just 21 second half points.
OHS (7-2) faces a big week with games against top Big Nine Conference teams. Tuesday, January 18 Owatonna plays at Mankato West at 7:30 pm on AM 1390 KRFO, 94.7 FM and the free KRFO app. Saturday, January 22 the Huskies host Mankato East at 7:30 pm in the OHS gym.
The Cougars recently beat the Scarlets, leaving the Huskies as the only team without a conference loss entering the week.
Owatonna girls hockey dropped a 4-2 decision to No. 7 rated [Class AA] Gentry Academy Saturday at Four Seasons Centre. The day featured a fundraiser to benefit the From the Heart cancer program.
The Huskies host No. 16 [Class A] Mankato East Tuesday, January 18 at 7 pm on Dudley Otto Rink in Owatonna.
The Steele County Blades junior hockey team lost 5-4 to the Minnesota Moose Saturday night in Owatonna. The Blades are counting down to an historic appearance in Hockey Day Minnesota (HDM) Sunday, January 23. The Blades will play the Minnesota Mullets at Blakeslee Field at Minnesota State University-Mankato at 4:30 pm. It is the first time a junior hockey game has been part of the HDM lineup.