SPORTS NEWS

MN State Track: Gibson medals thrice

By RICK SOLEM
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Taylor Gibson’s career at La Crescent High School ended strong.

Gibson finished with a second and a pair of thirds at the Class A MSHSL track and field championships last weekend at Hamline University.

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Winona's Clark gets silver

By RICK SOLEM
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ST. PAUL – Travion Clark was under the radar heading into the MSHSL Class AA state track and field championships.

The Winona High School senior came in an 11th seed in the 200-meter dash and had the 15th fastest time in the state during the season.

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State baseball: Westby vs. Deerfield

By RICK SOLEM
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Westby High School hopes to keep the drama at bay heading into the WIAA Division 3 state baseball tournament.

At around 3 p.m. Wednesday, the Norseman will play Deerfield at Fox Cities Stadium in Grand Chute, Wis., to open the tourney.

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NBA FINALS: Heat-Spurs prediction

Column: RICK SOLEM
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They’re old. They’re slow. They’re boring.

They’re the San Antonio Spurs.

Can they keep up with the Miami Heat in these NBA Finals?

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MN State Track: Blacklock in good company

By RICK SOLEM
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ST. PAUL - Ellen Blacklock unleashed the best throw of her career in earning a trip to the MSHSL Class AA Track and Field Championships last Friday.

The Winona High senior has now put herself among the best in the state. Her 135-foot, 10-inch mark – three feet further than her previous best - is the fourth best throw in the state.

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