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Archive - Sep 2018


September 12th

GSL's Will Higgins ran the ball against Watertown-Mayer in a 54-7 win Friday.

Panthers seeking first goal

The Glencoe-Silver Lake girls’ soccer team is still in search of both its first goal and first win of the season after falling 7-0 to Wright County Conference-leading Orono on Thursday, Sept. 6.
It was the third shutout loss in as many games for the Panthers, who dropped consecutive 1-0 losses to Mayer Lutheran and Mankato Loyola at the end of August.

For the complete story, read the Sept. 12 edition of The Chronicle.

Panthers 2-0 after steamrolling Royals

In dominating fashion, the Glencoe-Silver Lake football team improved to 2-0 on the season with a 54-7 victory over visiting Watertown-Mayer on Friday, Sept. 7.
GSL held a 14-0 lead before the Panther offense took its first snap due to a pair of defensive touchdowns by Will Higgins and Zach Mohr.
Higgins brought the Royals’ optimistic opening drive to a soul-crushing conclusion after corralling a blocked field goal attempt and scampering 70 yards the opposite direction for GSL’s first score of the night.

For the complete story, read the Sept. 12 edition of The Chronicle.

Spikers top Sibley

The Glencoe-Silver Lake volleyball team claimed its first win of the season with a three-game sweep at Sibley East on Tuesday, Sept. 4.
GSL swept the Wolverines 25-19, 25-15, 25-18 to improve to 1-2 on the season. Individual statistics were not made available.

Cross-Country squads run at Smith Invitational

The Glencoe-Silver Lake boys’ and girls’ cross-country teams began their post-Labor Day schedule with an annual appearance in the Gerry Smith Invitational at Montgomery National Golf Club on Thursday, Sept. 6.
GSL finished 10th in the 22-team girls’ race, while the boys took 17th in their 28-team contest.
Malayh Metcalf led the Panther girls by placing 28th individually out of 175 finishers in a time of 20 minutes, 47.9 seconds.
Maddie Lemke was 42nd overall in 21:20.1, with Kendall Guerrero taking 47th in 21:27.8.

For the complete story, see the Sept. 12 edition of The Chronicle.

Step by step, area residents hope they can help save lives

It’s what connects them that fuels their desire to try and prevent others from feeling the pain, the memories they feel each day.
Melanie Lindeman, Tammy Diehn and Terri Lynaugh spend time each day thinking about loved ones who took their own lives. They think about the pain their loved ones could no longer deal with, the signs they missed and the memories of the good times. The three women know there is no way to bring their loved ones back.

Carol Jean (Lemke) Fahey, 88, of NYA

Carol Jean (Lemke) Fahey, 88, of Norwood Young America passed away Monday, Sept. 3, at Good Samaritan Society in Waconia. Mass of Christian burial was held Friday, Sept. 7, at 11 a.m. at Church of the Ascension in Norwood Young America with interment following at the church cemetery.
Father Gregory Abbott officiated the ceremony. Marilee Widmer played the organ and “Amazing Grace,” “You Are Mine,” “On Eagle’s Wings,” and “Lord Of The Dance” were the musical selections.