Tricounty News

K-EV-W golfer Nicole Vossen heading to state competition

The Kimball-Eden Valley-Watkins lady golfers participated in the 6AA Section meet at Blackberry Ridge Golf Course in Sartell Monday and Tuesday, June 3 and 4. 

After a weather-shortened final round, Nicole Vossen emerged as the fifth-place finisher, with a blistering two-over-par 38. W-Girls-Golf-IMG957854

“Nicole Vossen advanced to the State Tournament with a second-day score of a 38, giving her a total of 120 for the tournament. She placed fifth individually in the section. Paiten Schreiner finished her senior season strong and shot a 46, giving her a total of 137,” coach Kristine O’Brien said.

Nicole Vossen (at right) represented the Kimball-Eden Valley-Watkins girls golf team at the State Tournament June 3-4. She placed fifth in State overall. At left is Paiten Schreiner, another K-EV-W golfer, who finished her high school career as a senior with 137. Submitted photo.



Kimball Spring all-conference

From left to right are Nicole Vossen-Golf, Emily Donnay-Track & Field, Cameron Hunt-Baseball, Holly Loch-Track & Field, Joey VonWahlde-Baseball, Lauren W-Spring-all-conference-KimballLibbesmeier-Softball, Matthies Hennen-Baseball, Stacy Hurrle-Softball, and Abbey Straley-Track and Field. Individual photos are of seniors; all seniors had finished school when the All-Conference results were announced. Staff photos by Marguerite Laabs.


Connor Wittenberg takes fifth in State hurdles

Connor Wittenberg competed in the 110M hurdles for EV-W-K Track and Field in the State competition at Hamline University this past weekend, June 7-8. 

He made the finals with a preliminary time of 15.61. In the finals, he finished fifth overall with a 15.88-second time. W-ConnorWittenberg


Schlueter heads to State Tourney

Senior Austyn Schlueter came into this year’s Track season with a goal of making it to State in Shotput and breaking the school record.  He broke the school W-AustynSchlueterrecord early in the season and would break his own record a few more times throughout the season.  But at Sections he crushed the old school record of  45’ 10” with a state qualifying throw of 51’ 1/2”. He will compete on Friday June 7th at Hamline college. Photo courtesy Vanessa Schlueter.


EV-W-K track & field competed May 29 at Sections at SJU

Eden Valley-Watkins-Kimball Track and Field team competed May 29 in Sections at St. John’s University and are pictured together here. From left to right, in back are Thomas Neumann, DeShaun James, DJ Stewart, Austin Marx, Austin Pelkey, Torey Rohloff, Shadly Callahan, Kirby Knutson, Austyn Schlueter, and W-img 1120Connor Wittenberg. In front are Macey M. Hurrle, Abbey Straley, Malina Röttgermann, Emily Donnay, Brittany Hesse, and Allie Seth. Photo courtesy Vanessa Schlueter.