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Archive - Feb 2015


February 11th

Big winner

Brownton's Cabin Fever Days

Looking for a WCC title

Back on a winning track

Regular season ends

Wrestlers lose at Canby, enter sections

The Glencoe-Silver Lake wrestling team closed out its regular season with a loss, falling 43-23 to Quad County on Friday, Feb. 6 in Canby. 
The Panthers, currently 6-12 on the year, now move onto the postseason with Section 2AA Tournament competition set to commence on Thursday at Waconia High School.
GSL was handed the No. 6 seed for the sectional bracket and take on 11th-seeded Mankato East at 6 p.m. Thursday. The Cougars concluded their regular season with a 6-14 record. 

Gymnasts ready for sectional

The Glencoe-Silver Lake gymnastics team closed out its regular season with a pair of meets last week as it made final preparations for the Section 2A competition on Friday, Feb. 13.
“A lot of girls have really stepped up for us these last few meets,” coach Kim Hahn said. “I think we will do great [at sectionals].”

GSL girls snap four-game losing skid

A second half rally in its final game of last week brought an end to a four-game losing streak for the Glencoe-Silver Lake girls’ basketball team. 
The Panthers tasted victory for the first time since Jan. 23 after overcoming a two-point halftime deficit against Norwood Young America to defeat their visitors 56-53 on Saturday, Feb. 7.

Panthers set up showdown with Annandale

With the end of the regular season less than two weeks away, the Glencoe-Silver Lake boys’ basketball team remains poised to take the top spot in the Wright County Conference West after going 3-for-3 last week at home.
“It feels good,” coach Robb DeCorsey said. “We played three teams we should beat and we took care of business. Three wins in a week is always a good thing.”

February 10th

At least 4 injured in Highway 212 crash

At least four people were injured in a two-vehicle head-on collision on Highway 212 just west of Stewart Tuesday morning at about 7:45 a.m.

According to the Minnesota State Patrol, a 2005 Dodge Magnum wagon, driven by Jacob Deal, 25, of Buffalo Lake,  was eastbound on Highway 212 and trying to slow for traffic went it lost control and struck a westbound 1998 Chevrolet Malibu driven by Curtis Thul, 63, of Hector.