Register now for Chain of Lakes Soccer Club

The Chain of Lakes Soccer Club kicks off another season Monday, Aug. 12 (Aug. 20 for grades 4-6). Last year, Chain of Lakes included boys and girls from ­Kimball, Eden Valley-Watkins, Paynesville, Belgrade/­Brooten/Elrosa, and home-schooled students. Registration is now open for the 2019 season. There will be two teams: a high school team consisting of…

EV-W/K athletes qualify for track/field State competition

By Pat Garry, Staff Writer St. John’s University in Collegeville was the site of the Section 5A Championships last Wednesday, May 29. The EV-W/K girls finished third with 59 points, and the boys finished tied for 12th with 25.5 points. EV-W/K will have 14 athletes competing at the state meet this year.

K/EV-W girls at the Scramble

By Pat Garry, Staff Writer The K/EV-W lady golfers took part in the 2019 ­Annandale Scramble Wednesday, May 22. The ­Southbrook Golf Course event was slated for 18 holes, but inclement weather shortened it to a 9-hole competition, which was a ­two-person “scramble” format.

EV-W/K track/field girls win Subsection Championship

By Pat Garry, Staff Writer The EV-W/K track/field girls captured first place, when the teams competed at the MSHSL Section 5A Subsection 20A Championships in Annandale ­Thursday, May 23. Boys team scores: ­Annandale 148; HL-W-W 141; New London-Spicer 124; EV-W/K 89; Paynesville 87; Litchfield 50.50; ACGC 44.50.

K/EV-W boys’ golf team was busy busy busy

By Pat Garry, Staff Writer The K/EV-W boys’ golf team wrapped up a busy three days of golf Monday, May 13. They started off their contests with a home CMC meet Thursday, May 9. ­Medalist for the day was Logan Herold (9-Pierz) posting a 39. Other individual results for K/EV-W were Adam Sanquist ­(­12-K) posting…

K/EV-W girls golf at home

By Pat Garry, Staff Writer The K/EV-W girls participated in a Central Minnesota Conference meet Thursday, May 16, at the Kimball Golf Club. Anna Eckmann of Paynesville won Meet Medalist honors, shooting a 41.

EV-W/K track/field at CMC championships

Teams strong at CMC championships By Pat Garry, Staff Writer The impressive Eden ­Valley-Watkins/Kimball girls’ and boys’ track/field teams looked sharp at the CMC Championships Tuesday, May 14. Hosted by Eden Valley-Watkins High School, the conference meet was contested at the Kimball Area High School facility. Women – team rankings: (1) Maple Lake 201 (2)…

Eagles defeat Cubs in last match-up of season

By Pat Garry, Staff Writer The EV-W Eagles hosted the Kimball Cubs baseball team at the Watkins ballfield Tuesday, May 14, and the Eagles prevailed, 9-2. All of EV-W’s nine runs came on a bottom-of-the-fourth-inning explosion, which proved more than enough to seal the deal. EV-W hitters amassed 10 safeties on the day.

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