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Plocker hangs up running shoes | News, Sports, Jobs

RETIRED — Tom Plocker, a 1979 Blue Earth High School graduate, officially retired as Blue Earth Area’s head cross country and track & field coach. Plocker, who was inducted into the Minnesota Cross Country Hall of Fame in 2020, plans to continue teaching. (Photo by Kevin Mertens/Faribault County Register) BLUE EARTH — Add Tom Plocker’s …

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Kamehameha Maui boys, girls sweep team titles in MIL judo | News, Sports, Jobs

Kamehameha Schools Maui’s Bradin Nitahara takes down Maui High’s Tony Passetti on his way to winning by wazari in the boys 132 final during the MIL championships Saturday at King Kekaulike. The Maui News / MATTHEW THAYER photos PUKALANI — As he approached the mat for his Maui Interscholastic League championship match, Bradin Nitahara knew …

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Tennis: Escanaba’s Derkos wins women’s title in Michigan-Wisconsin Open | News, Sports, Jobs

ESCANABA — Several tennis players enjoyed the sweet taste of success this weekend by earning titles in the respective divisions at the 75th Annual Michigan-Wisconsin Open. Escanaba junior Sophie Derkos earned the women’s Class A title in a 6-0, 6-0 triumph over Jordan Enright of Negaunee Saturday, then teamed with classmate Natalie Williams in gaining …

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Area tennis players battle at annual 75th tourney | News, Sports, Jobs

ESCANABA — Several area tennis players enjoyed the sweet taste of success this weekend by earning titles in the respective divisions at the 75th Annual Michigan-Wisconsin Open. Escanaba junior Sophie Derkos earned the women’s Class A title in a 6-0, 6-0 triumph over Jordan Enright of Negaunee Saturday, then teamed with classmate Natalie Williams in …

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Million Dollar Beach Volleyball Tournament draws massive crowd

LAKE GEORGE, NY (NEWS10) — On the shore of Million Dollar Beach in Lake George, NY, hundreds of beach volleyball players came out between Saturday and Sunday morning to participate in a tournament benefitting a truly million-dollar cause. The 4-on-4 Million Dollar Beach Volleyball Tournament was designed to raise money for Prospect Center, an affiliate …

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