Sports

Tuesday Local Schedule


The Cochrane-Fountain City boys’ basketball team begins its playoff run tonight when the Pirates play host to Necedah in a WIAA Division 4 regional quarterfinal....

Rushford-Peterson Girls Earn Trip to Sub-Section Final


The Rushford-Peterson girls’ basketball team used a big second half to run away from Spring Grove 69-41 in the Section 1A East Sub-Section semifinals....

Saint Mary's Softball and Baseball Teams Take 3 of 4 in Florida on Monday


The Saint Mary’s softball team picked up a couple of wins down in Florida on Monday.  Alexa Diteman hit a pinch hit RBI single in the eighth inning to give Saint Mary’s a 3-2 win over DeSales....

Saint Mary's Coach Named MIAC Coach of the Year


Saint Mary’s women’s hockey coach Terry Mainor has been named the MIAC coach of the year after leading the Cardinals to a fourth place finish in the regular season standings....

Winona State Basketball Players Earn All-Conference Honors


Winona State basketball players Alexis Foley and Isaiah Gray have been named second team all-conference by the NSIC.....

Monday Local Schedule


Tonight the Rushford-Peterson girls will play Spring Grove in the Section 1A East Sub-Section semifinals at the Rochester Civic Center Auditorium....

Saint Mary's Men's Hockey Team Reaches MIAC Championship Game


The Saint Mary’s men’s hockey team is headed to the MIAC Championship game after winning a double overtime thriller over Concordia 4-3 on Sunday afternoon....

Saint Mary's Baseball and Softball Teams Begin Spring Break Trip


The Saint Mary’s baseball team opened up the season with a doubleheader sweep of Milwaukee School of Engineering down in Florida on the Cardinals’ spring break trip....

Winona State Women Lose in NSIC Tournament


The Winona State women’s basketball team lost to Minnesota State-Moorhead Saturday night in the NSIC Quarterfinals 93-84.  The Dragons hit 10-15 three-pointers in the game....

Saturday High School Playoff Basketball Scores


          The Winona High boys lost to fifth ranked Red Wing in the Section 1AAA semifinals on Saturday 71-54....

Friday Local Schedule


Today on the local schedule, the Winona High girls’ basketball team plays its final regular season game at home against Austin....

Winona High Swimmer Breaks School Record


Winona High freshman swimmer Griffin Wolner broke a long standing school record at the section swim meet Thursday.  Wolner broke the 200 individual medley record in qualifying for the finals.  The school record was set 36 years ago.  

Saint Mary's Women's Hockey Team Loses In Playoffs


The Saint Mary’s women’s hockey team gave up five goals in the third period and lost to Bethel 7-1 in the MIAC Tournament quarterfinals.  The Cardinals finish the season 11-12-3.  

Saint Mary's Women's Basketball Team Falls to Bethel in MIAC Semifinals


The Saint Mary’s women’s basketball team lost to Bethel in the MIAC Tournament semifinals Thursday night 72-56.  The Cardinals struggled shooting the ball hitting just 30 percent from the field.....

Section 1A East Sub-Section Results


In Section 1A, the Rushford-Peterson girls blew out Mabel-Canton 59-44.  Brianna Koop led Rushford-Peterson with 18 points.  The Trojans will play Spring Grove on Monday at 7:30 in Rochester in the Sub-section semifinals.....

Cotter Girls Fall in Sub-Section Tournament


The Cotter girls’ basketball team lost to Lake City last night 59-49 in the Section 1AA East Sub-Section quarterfinals.   Gabby Bowlin led Cotter with 18 points but the Ramblers shot just 33 percent from the field....

Thursday Local Schedule


Tonight the Saint Mary’s women’s basketball team will play at Bethel in the MIAC semifinals.  The Cardinals are 18-8 while Bethel is 20-5....

Winona High Boys Beat Faribault for the Third Time


  The Winona High boys’ basketball team opened up the Section 1AAA tournament with a 59-44 road win against Faribault Wednesday night....

Winona State Women Advance in NSIC Tournament


  The Winona State women’s basketball team pulled out a 67-62 win over the University of Mary in the first round of the NSIC Tournament....

Winona State Men Fall to Minnesota-Duluth in NSIC Tournament


The Winona State men lost to Minnesota-Duluth 67-64.   The Warriors had a chance to tie it but missed a three-pointer with two seconds left....

Wednesday Local Schedule


Tonight the Winona High boys’ basketball team opens up the Section 1AAA tournament at Faribault.  The Winhawks are the five seed and come into the game 8-18 while the fourth seeded Falcons are 11-15....

Saint Mary's Women Roll To Easy Playoff Win


 The Saint Mary women’s basketball team rolled to an easy win over Gustavus Adolphus 90-58 in the quarterfinals of the MIAC Tournament.  The Cardinals came  out red hot and shot over 60 percent from the field in each half.  Saint

Hope Lutheran Girls Lose In Section Playoffs


            The Hope Lutheran girls lost in the opening round of the Section 1A East Sub-Section tournament falling to Houston 60-46....

Winona High Girls Beat Red Wing


The Winona High girls beat Red Wing 59-50 after pulling away in the second half.  Hallee Hoeppner led the way with 19 points while Dannika Voegli added 8 points and 13 rebounds....

Winona State Softball Players Earn Weekly Award


Winona State softball players Ashley Walker and Hannah Lythberg have earned weekly honors by the NSIC.  Walker claimed the NSIC Player of the Week award and she is hitting .560 with six doubles while driving in 11 runs....

Vaselaar Named Winona Radio Athlete of the Week


       This week’s Winona Radio athlete of the Week is Winona High freshman wrestler Jack Vaselaar.  Vaselaar qualified for the state wrestling meet last week by winning every match at the section tournament by pin....

Monday Local Schedule


Tonight on the local schedule, the Rushford-Peterson boys’ basketball team plays Fillmore Central in the Section 1A East Sub-Section semifinals at the Rochester Civic Center Auditorium.  Tonight’s R-P game can be heard on K-Dub Country 99.3.....

Winona State and Saint Mary's Basketball Teams Wrap Up Regular Season Play


The Winona State men’s basketball team pulled off a huge upset on Saturday night when the Warriors knocked off second ranked Augustana 75-72....

Saint Mary's Hockey Teams Earn Home Playoff Games


The Saint Mary’s men’s hockey team finished second in the MIAC standings in the regular season after beating Hamline Saturday 5-4....

Winona State Starts Softball Season in Impressive Fashion


The 25th ranked Winona State softball team beat Missouri S&T 6-5 on Sunday to finish 5-0 at the Lewis University Tournament this past weekend....

High School Basketball Pairings Released in Minnesota and Wisconsin


The Winona High boys’ basketball team will be on the road in the first round of the Section 1AAA Tournament.  The Winhawks have earned the fifth seed and they will travel to fourth seed Faribault on Wednesday night....

Friday Scores


MENS Basketball                                                      WOMENS  Basketball

WSU 82                                                                   WSU 69
Wayne State 63                                                        Wayne State 56

BOYS Basketball                                                     GIRLS Basketball

Winona High 62                                                        Winona High 56
Albert Lea 51                                                            Albert Lea 39

                                                                               Cotter 45
                                                                               La Crescent 38

                                                                               Rushford-Peterson 52
                                                                               Cannon Falls 48

Friday Local Schedule


Tonight on the local schedule, the Saint Mary’s men’s hockey team plays host to Hamline in a key MIAC game.....

Cotter Boys Fall in Section 1AA Tournament


The Cotter boys’ basketball team saw its season come to an end on Thursday night losing to third ranked Caledonia 93-65 in the first round of the Section 1AA East Sub-Section Tournament....

Section 1A Boys' Basketball Results


          Number one ranked Rushford-Peterson beat Hope Lutheran 76-23 in the quarterfinals of the Section 1A East Sub-Section Tournament....

Winona Raptors Lacrosse Team Hosting Signup Meeting on Sunday


The Winona Raptors Lacrosse team will host an info and registration meeting at the Bud King Ice Arena on Sunday at 3:00.  Anyone from the area in grades 7-12 can sign up.....

Thursday Local Schedule


Tonight the Section 1A and 1AA boys’ basketball tournaments begin.  The Cotter boys will play at top seed and third ranked Caledonia in the first round of the Section 1AA East Sub-Section tournament....

Saint Mary's Women's Clinch MIAC Tournament Berth


The Saint Mary’s women’s basketball team clinched a spot in the MIAC Tournament with a 64-56 victory over Carleton Wednesday night....

Saint Mary's Men Fall to Carleton


The Saint Mary’s men lost to Carleton 75-59.  The Cardinals shot well in the first half but shot just 35 percent in the second half....

Tuesday Basketball Results


Section 1A East Sub-Section Tournament
Hope Lutheran 71
Mabel-Canton 62

Hope Lutheran plays at Rushford-Peterson on Thursday.

Winona State Softball Team Opens Season With Two Wins


The Winona State softball team opened up the season yesterday with a doubleheader sweep of UW-Parkside.  Ashley Walker was the story in the first game as the Warriors won 6-0....

Alec Brown Makes NBA Developmental League Debut


Former Winona High basketball standout Alec Brown made his NBA Developmental League debut last night in Bakersfield’s 120-109 win over Los Angeles....

Winona High Boys' Hockey Loses In Playoffs


The Winona High boys’ hockey team saw its season come to an end with a 5-3 loss to LeSueur-Henderson in the opening round of the Section 1A tournament...

Wisconsin Girls' Playoff Basketball Pairings Released


The Wisconsin girls’ high school basketball playoff pairings have been released and tenth ranked G-E-T is a number seed in Division 3....

Tuesday Local Schedule


Tonight on the local schedule, the Hope Lutheran boys’ basketball team opens up the Section 1A East Sub-Section Tournament at Mabel-Canton....

G-E-T and C-FC Girls Claim Conference Titles


Tenth ranked G-E-T shut down Viroqua 37-12 to clinch at least a share of their first Coulee Conference title in school history....

Cotter Boys Beat P-E-M


The Cotter boys’ basketball team picked up its third conference win last night beating Plainview-Elgin-Millville 72-66.  Jonah Spiten led the Ramblers with 18 points while Josh Forst had 11...

Cotter Girls Lose To State Ranked Team


The Cotter girls lost to sixth ranked Plainview-Elgin-Millville 67-39.  Kirsten Wiefenbach had 10 points while the Ramblers’ leading scorer Gabby Bowlin was held to 9 points after scoring 35 last game....

Section 1AA Boys' Basketball Pairings


The Section 1AA boys’ basketball pairings have been released.   The Cotter boys are the eighth seed in the Section 1AA East Sub-Section tournament....

Monday Local Schedule


Tonight on the local schedule the Cotter girls basketball team plays at home against Plainview-Elgin-Millville in a makeup game....

Section 1A Boys' Basketball Pairings


Number one ranked Rushford-Peterson is the top seed of the Section 1A East Sub-Section tournament.  Hope Lutheran is the ninth seed and the Patriots play at eighth seed Mabel-Canton on Tuesday night.   The Hope Lutheran game can be heard on

Friday Local Schedule


Tonight on the local schedule, the Winona High girls’ basketball team travels to Rochester Century for a Big Nine Conference game.....

Alec Brown Headed to D-League


Former Winona High basketball player Alec Brown is set to make his NBA D-League debut next week for the Bakersfield Jam....

Thursday Local Results


The Winona High wrestling team lost in the first round of the Section 1AAA tournament losing to Farmington 52-13.Trevory Pomeroy, Chris Wisted, Jake Vaselaar and Jake Mueller all picked up wins for the Winhawks....

Pohling Earns All-State Honors at State Nordic Ski Meet


The Winona High boys’ Nordic ski team finished 12th at the Minnesota State Meet at Giants Ridge on Thursday.  Senior Noah Poling earned all-state honors by finishing 14th overall.  That’s 25 spots better than he finished as a junior....

Minnesota State High School Basketball Rankings


The latest Minnesota state high school basketball rankings have been released and Rushford-Peterson remains ranked number one in Class A.....

Winona State Football Player Earns All-American Honor


Winona State junior wide receiver Josh Mikes been named to the 2014 Don Hansen All-American team.  Mikes was named honorable mention all-american after catching 59 passes for 1,025 yards and 13 touchdowns this season....

Thursday Local Schedule


Today is the Minnesota State Nordic Ski Meet at Giants Ridge in Biwabik and the Winona High boys will be skiing as a team at the state meet.....

Saint Mary's Women Lose To Saint Benedict


The Saint Mary’s women’s basketball team lost on the road Wednesday night falling to Saint Benedict 73-54.  The Cardinals led 30-27 at the halftime break but the Blazers went on an 18-1 run to start the second half to take control of the game.....

Saint Mary's Men Fall at Home to Saint John's


The Saint Mary’s men ran into a buzzsaw in Saint John’s last night as the Johnnies beat the Cardinals 94-70.  Saint John’s shot 65 percent from the field and outrebounded the Cardinals 35-19....

Saint Mary's Baseball on the Radio Tonight


Tonight on the local schedule, the Saint Mary’s men’s basketball team plays host to Saint John’s.  Tonight’s Saint Mary’s game can be heard on AM 1230 KWNO and online at winonaradio.com starting at 6:50....

#1 Rushford-Peterson Beat #3 Caledonia For Second Time


Number one ranked Rushford-Peterson beat third ranked Caledonia for the second time this season winning 58-49 last night in front of a sold out crowd in Rushford....

Tuesday Boys' Basketball Results


The Winona High boys pulled out a 49-47 win over Faribault on a basket from Tristan Voegli(Vay-glee) with three seconds left....

Tuesday Girls' Basketball Results


          G-E-T pounded Onalaska Luther 90-58.  Lucas Scherr had 24 points for the Red Hawks. West Salem upset ninth ranked Arcadia 68-53....

Monday Local Schedule


Tonight the Saint Mary’s men’s basketball team is back in action at St. Olaf.  The Hope Lutheran boys’ and girls’ basketball teams are hosting Lanesboro....

Winona State Baseball Team Goes Winless in Houston


The Winona State baseball team wrapped up a four-game Texas trip at the Houston Winter Invite Sunday falling to Henderson State 5-0.  Henderson State scored four of their five runs in the second inning....

Winona State Women Sweep, Men Remain Winless on the Road


On Saturday the Winona State women wrapped up a two-game sweep over the weekend beating Minnesota-Duluth 67-47.  The Warriors also beat St. Cloud State on Friday...

Saint Mary's Women Get Key Overtime Win


The Saint Mary’s women got a big win on Saturday afternoon beating Concordia-Moorhead 79-73 in overtime.  The Cardinals led by nine at halftime but gave up the lead in the second half before outscoring the Cobbers 16-10 in OT....

Saint Mary's Hockey Teams Sit In Third Place in MIAC


The Saint Mary’s men’s hockey team shut out Augsburg Saturday 2-0 and took three of a possible four points over the weekend.  The Cardinals are in third place in the MIAC with 22 points, three points behind Concordia-Moorhead....

Friday Scores


Mens Basketball                                                                Womens Basketball
St. Cloud State  65                                                             Winona State  64  
Winona State  56                                                                St. Cloud State  61

Boys Basketball                                                                 Girls Basketball
Rochester John Marshall  83                                                Rochester John Marshall  60
Winona High  50                                                                  Winona High  35

Rushford-Peterson  73                                                          Lanesboro  66
Fillmore Central  48                                                              Lewiston-Altura  51

C-FC  54                                                                              C-FC  64
Spring Valley  49                                                                   Melrose-Mendoro  53

Baseball                                                                                Wabasha-Kellogg  56
Central Missouri  2                                                                  Kingsland  52
WSU  1
                                                                                              Arcadia  53
                                                                                              Westby  47

 

Friday Local Schedule


Tonight on the local schedule the Winona High girls’ basketball team travels to Big Nine Conference leader Rochester John Marshall.  The Winhawks are in third place in the Big Nine at 11-4 while the Rockets are 15-0....

Thursday Basketball Results


The Lewiston-Altura boys’ basketball team pulled out a 68-66 win over Cotter last night in Three Rivers Conference action.  Cullin Neeck scored 23 points for Lewiston-Altura while Alex Brown added 18.....

Winona High Swim Team and Wrestling Team Pick Up Wins


The Winona High boys’ swim team got a record setting performance last night in beating Red Wing 96-84 in a dual.  The Winhawks set the school record in the 200 freestyle relay in a time of 1 minute and 31.34 seconds....

Winona State Baseball Team Opens Season With Loss


The Winona State baseball team lost its season opener in Houston, Texas losing to Tarleton State 15-2.  Jordan Plamann went 2-3 with a RBI to lead Winona State.  

Two Cotter Football Players Among Large Winona State Recruiting Class


Wednesday was national signing day for college football teams and Winona State signed 36 players for next season.  The Warriors also dipped into the area pool including two players from Cotter....

Wednesday Local Schedule


Tonight the Winona High girls’ hockey team opens up the Section 1A tournament at Northfield.  The Winhawks are the sixth seed while Northfield is the third seed....

Winona High Nordic Ski Team Qualifies For State


The Winona High boys’ Nordic ski team has qualified for the state meet after finishing second at the section meet on Tuesday....

Tuesday Girls' Basketball Results


The Winona High girls’ basketball team beat Owatonna 74-60 behind 18 points from Abby Winter.  Hallee Hoeppner and Maria Appicelli each scored 13 points....

Tuesday Boys' Basketball Results


The Winona High boys lost to Owatonna 57-47.  Senior Tristan Voegli had a big game inside with 22 points and 10 rebounds....

Winona State Player Earns Weekly Honor


Winona State guard Isaiah Gray has been named the NSIC South Division Player of the Week.  Gray averaged 20.5 points, four rebounds and 2.5 steals while shooting 68 percent in two games this past weekend....

Tuesday Local Schedule


Tonight on the local schedule, the second ranked Rushford-Peterson boys face another top ten battle when the Trojans host ninth ranked Goodhue....

Saint Mary's Men Grab Non-Conference Win


The Saint Mary’s men’s basketball team picked up a non-conference win on Monday night beating Illinois Institute of Technology 57-45...

Monday High School Basketball Scores


            The Arcadia boys’ basketball team got a huge game from Justin Thomas in beating Whitehall 72-39....

Three Area Football Players To Sign With Winona State


Three area football players have decided to continue their careers at Winona State next season....

Winona State Baseball Players Selected Preseason All-Region


Winona State baseball players Chase Blazier, Travis Evanson and Tyler Nehring have all been selected as NCBWA Preseason All-Region second team.....

Winona State Picked Fourth in Preseason Baseball Poll


The Winona State baseball team has been picked to finish fourth in the 2015 NSIC Preseason Baseball Coaches' Poll....

Rushford-Peterson Knocks Off #1 Minneapolis North


In a battle of the top two teams in Class A Saturday afternoon, second ranked Rushford-Peterson took to number one ranked Minneapolis North 81-66.....