For 36 minutes Tuesday night, the Magic hung around with fourth-seed Minneapolis Washburn and Star Tribune Metro Player of the Year Chase Coley. But in the end it was too much Coley, and too much Washburn defense for Monticello to overcome, as the Magic fell 62-53 in the Class AAA State Tournament quarterfinal game Tuesday [...]
Almost lost amidst Monticello’s thrilling section final win over Orono on Friday night was another milestone, the biggest one yet in fact, for Magic senior Grace Sawatzke. Sawatzke’s free throw with 4:58 left in the game, which gave Monticello a 61-58 lead, also gave the star guard 2,000 career points. The University of North Dakota [...]
Monticello’s senior-laden team entered Friday night’s section final with the experience of two section championships under their belts. But they also entered it with the pressure that comes from defending those section championships. Adding to that extra meaning was the pressure and expectations that come with senior year. “There was a lot of expectation [this [...]
The SCSU men’s hockey team will be practicing at the Moose Sherritt Ice Arena in Monticello Saturday, March 22 at 10 a.m. The public is invited to come out and watch the practice. Fans are welcome to stick around after practice to meet the team and get autographs from the Huskies.
For the third straight year, the Monticello girls basketball team will head to the state tournament. For the third straight year, they have new expectations. “We have bigger plans,” said Alyssa Lentner. After being happy to be there the first year, and happy to win a game last year, the Magic are aiming to be [...]