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March 16, 2016
Six gymnasts advance to regional meet
The Farmington Twist N Tumble Dynamite Xcel Team competed in the Minnesota Xcel State Championships held in Minneapolis March 11-13. Thirteen gymnasts qualified to compete with six moving on to compete in regionals held in April. The six moving forward are Aubrey Baker, Mary Ryther,...
March 16, 2016 - 10:06am
March 9, 2016
Farmington athletes place at MIAC meet
Three of the top five spots in the women’s pole vault went to former area prep athletes at last week’s MIAC indoor track and field meet Saturday in Northfield. Rosemount graduate Piper Murray (St. Benedict) and Farmington graduate Kendall Novak (St. Thomas) tied for third place...
March 9, 2016 - 9:23am
February 24, 2016
FHS grad O’Reilly swims to conference title for Navy
Navy’s Kaitlyn O’Reilly, an all-stater for Farmington High School, won the 400 individual medley at Friday’s Patriot League meet in Annapolis, Md. O’Reilly swam to a time of 4:16.74.
February 24, 2016 - 10:24am
December 29, 2015
Boys basketball: Offense cools off in loss to New Prague
No player reached double figures in points and no one had more than four rebounds — it was that kind of night for the Farmington boys basketball team last Tuesday in New Prague. The Tigers didn’t shoot as well from the outside as they had in recent weeks and weren’t getting...
December 29, 2015 - 2:47pm
November 18, 2015
Youth gymnastics: FGC teams begin season at Monticello
The Farmington Gymnastics Center’s three teams placed first, third and fourth in the first MAGA meets of the season Nov. 7 in Monticello. The Grizzlies placed first in the Silver Division with 120.05 points. Ella Stender placed first in the Child Division and Kaley Daniels was...
November 18, 2015 - 12:39pm
October 9, 2015
Schmitz wins with Master-ful ace
It’s one thing to sink a 40-foot putt at Pirate’s Cove, or to chip one in from 60 yards out during a weekend foursome with your buddies....
October 9, 2015 - 10:34pm
October 7, 2015
Taubenheim wins honors at UND
On Monday, Big Sky officials named University of North Dakota sophomore Reid Taubenheim the ROOT SPORTS Big Sky Special Teams Player of the Week. Taubenheim, a former Farmington High School football standout, went 4-for-4 on field goals and his 29-yarder early in the fourth quarter...
October 7, 2015 - 12:46pm
September 23, 2015
Registration is open for Farmington in-house basketball
Farmington Youth In-House Basketball registration is now under way. This Farmington Community Education program provides youth in grades K-6 an opportunity to work on skill development, sportsmanship and fun while learning the game of basketball in a positive and supportive environment. Coaches...
September 23, 2015 - 9:10am
August 26, 2015
FHS grad Davis named assistant coach at Blinn College
Blinn College men’s basketball will have a new assistant coach as Trevor Davis was recently hired as the lead assistant after stints working...
August 26, 2015 - 9:47am
August 19, 2015
Former Tigers hitting over .300 for Hens
Farmington graduates Jordan Lugowski and Spencer Merle are each hitting over .350 for the Miesville Mudhens amateur baseball team. Lugowski has 19 hits, including eight doubles and three triples, in 50 at bats for an average of .380. He has scored 12 runs. Merle is batting .357...
August 19, 2015 - 12:48pm
August 5, 2015
Tigersharks take sixth at Class A state meet
The Tigersharks Swim Club participated in the 2015 Long Course State Meet at the University of Minnesota Aquatic Center July 30-Aug. 2. The team sent 14 swimmers to the state meet with 35 individual entries and 11 relay entries. The Tigersharks finished sixth out of 25 teams in Class...
August 5, 2015 - 9:53am
July 29, 2015
IGH knocks Farmington Legion out of sub-state
The Farmington American Legion baseball team fought hard with its season on the line last week, but seven runs weren’t enough for the win in...
July 29, 2015 - 10:47am
Moser competes at Select 15 camp
Farmington girls hockey player Ellie Moser spent July 17 – 23 at the Herb Brooks National Hockey Center in St. Cloud attending USA Hockey’s...
July 29, 2015 - 10:28am
July 22, 2015
Jones brothers putting up big numbers for 21-8 Dukes
Farmington graduates Carson Jones and Tyler Jones continue to be two of the top performers for the 21-8 Dundas Dukes baseball team. Carson Jones leads the Dukes with a .411 batting average, 39 hits, 25 runs scored and 15 stolen bases. Tyler Jones is hitting .295 and leads the team...
July 22, 2015 - 10:31am
VFW baseball: Post 7662 edged at sub-state
A couple of closely-contested losses in the sub-section tournament made for an abrupt end to the Farmington VFW baseball team’s summer season...
July 22, 2015 - 10:30am