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Colfax and Elk Mound girls’ basketball players named to All-Northwest team

The Dunn-St. Croix girls’ basketball conference was rich in talent in the 2019-20 season and the Eau Claire Leader-Telegram honored four players from Colfax and two from Elk Mound with selection its All-Northwest teams. D-SC player of the year, Kameri Meredith, was selected to first team, all-star nominated player Rachel Scharlau was named to third…

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Schleusner bounces back to the court after diabetic diagnosis

By Amber Hayden COLFAX — For Colfax senior Morgan Schleusner, the diagnosis of diabetes last December had her in shock and wondering what she would have to do to fight her way back to the basketball court. “My parents were really shocked, and so was I when the words came out of my doctor’s mouth,”…

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Best named co-wrestler of the year in Heart O’ North conference

By Amber Hayden COLFAX — For Colfax senior Sawyer Best, his hard work and dedication to the sport of wrestling ended with him being named co-wrestler of the year in the Heart O’ North Conference along with William Peters, a senior from Chetek-Weyerhaeuser/Prairie Farm. Best capped his final mat season with a fifth-place finish in…

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Four Lady Vikes named to Dunn-St. Croix all-conference teams

By Amber Hayden COLFAX — The all-conference basketball selections for the Dunn-St. Croix Conference have been announced and four of Colfax girls’ players were named to either first or second teams. “It was great representation for the conference champion Vikings,” said head coach Joe Doucette. “I always think we have another player or two who…

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Locals earn 2019-20 Basketball All-Conference Team honors

2019-20 DSC BOY BASKETBALL ALL-CONFERENCE TEAMS FIRST TEAM Ed Hydukovich COL Sr. Gunnar Hurlburt DUR So. Simon Bauer DUR So. Cade Hanson EM Sr. Owen Schultz MON Sr. Aaron Borgerding SV Sr. SECOND TEAM Logan Knudtson BV Sr. Cole Seehaver COL Sr. Caden Berger DUR Jr. Ryan Bohl EM Jr. Luke Webb EPC So. Brandyn Hallquist GC…

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EM’s Blaze Todd to play in WFCA All-Star game

By Amber Hayden ELK MOUND — Following a successful football season, Elk Mound senior Blaze Todd will wrap up his high school career when he plays in the Wisconsin Football Coaches Association All-Star game on July 18 at Titan Stadium in UW-Oshkosh. Todd, who was selected to play for the Small Schools-North Division squad, is…

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Meredith named DSC girls’ basketball POY

By Amber Hayden COLFAX — For senior Kameri Meredith, the honor of  being named as the Dunn-St. Croix conference’s girls basketball “Player of the Year” came as quite a shock when it was announced to Colfax High School staff and students which resulted in one congratulation after another. “I didn’t even know until they made…

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