Archive | December 6, 2012

Once upon a time, Monticello wrestling was synonymous with power, dominance and winning. Then, for a time, that changed. Monticello struggled to produce full lineups, let alone win big matches (despite some immense individual talent) during portions of the 1990s and 2000s. But evidenced just as much by this year’s expectations as the last two […]

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For most team sports, people are always looking to draw comparisons. They’re looking for a way to connect teams of today to teams of yesterday and teams of tomorrow. It’s not always so easy. But in dance, it is. As dance is scored in the same format year after year, it’s easy for a coach […]

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Girls Basketball In two games this week, the Magic showcased that they can win at least two different ways. Friday the girls went to Sartell and won a defensive showdown with the Sabres, 43-38. Monticello worked the halftime lead up to 23-17, and was able to hold on in the second half for the five-point […]

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15 Years Ago – Przybilla leads Magic to third Granite City Classic title The 1997-98 campaign didn’t exactly get off to the start that the Magic were hoping for. Monticello, beginning the year ranked No. 1 in Class AAA, dropped two of their first four games. But by the last night of 1997, Monticello had […]

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All is well that ends well, and so is the case with the first week of games for the Monticello mens basketball program. Last Thursday in their season opener, the Magic were turnover prone and inefficient as they gave away a winnable game to Mound Westonka. But Tuesday night at Zimmerman, all was redeemed. An […]

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