Zimmerman

  The Zimmerman Thunder, coming off a season where they set a school record with nine wins, are one-third of the way back to that total after winning their own season-opening tournament. The Thunder beat Monticello 3-1 on Friday evening, and Big Lake 6-0 and Becker 6-2 on Saturday, to capture the Sandbur Cup trophy. [...]

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  A young Zimmerman Thunder volleyball team, with just two seniors, went five games with Princeton in their opener and fell short on Thursday evening at Princeton. The Tigers prevailed 17-25, 25-20, 25-13, 22-25, 15-4. Both teams showed early season inconsistency before Princeton put it together to dominate the fifth game. “The girls played hard [...]

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• Zimmerman teen’s love of horses, learning, photography will be quenched at State Fair by Jim Boyle Editor Anna Serbus, 17, of Zimmerman, has many passions, and she fuels most of them at state and county fairs through her involvement in 4-H programs. This year the member of Richochet Riders 4-H Club will have her photography [...]

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• Lake Fremont crowd makes the most of Independence Day with annual boat parade   by Debbie Griffin Contributing Writer The Fourth of July boat parade on Lake Fremont in Zimmerman floated past crowds of waving friends and neighbors watching from the shore and other parts of the water. Dolores Geschwill said she and husband, Don, along [...]

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Softball RECORD — 7-5 conf., 12-9 overall ALL-CONFERENCE — Gabby Antolak (sr C), Maddie Jacob (jr OF), Carlie Lage (so 2B) … Honorable mention: Ashley Pool (so P), McKenna Butau (fr P) ALL-SECTION — Antolak, Jacob COACHES ALL-STATE — Antolak TEAM AWARDS — Most improved: Jacob … Thunder (spirit) Award: Madelon Roisum BATTING LEADERS — [...]

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  by Bruce Strand, Sports Editor The Zimmerman trap-shooting team, in its first year, has qualified for the state high school meet coming up Saturday. Zimmerman placed a close third with 478 among 31 teams in a qualifier at Alexandria behind St. Francis (481), and Monticello (479). Calvin Waterhouse led Zimmerman with 98 of 100, [...]

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by Debbie Griffin Contributing Writer Third-grade students at Westwood Elementary in Zimmerman reported to the parking lot May 29 for a hands-on lesson from several area professionals and the big vehicles they use for work. The annual Vehicle Fair featured a combination plow-dump truck, street sweeper machine, front-end loader and “sewer sucker” truck from the [...]

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by Debbie Griffin Contributing Writer A commitment to literacy compelled local mom Shannon Stubbs, managers from the Dairy Queen at 12475 Fremont Ave. and cereal maker Post Foods to work as a team to install a Little Free Library in Zimmerman May 18. On it are the basic instructions for use that work by the [...]

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Gabby Antolak of Zimmerman has been named to the coaches’ all-state softball team and will be also playing in the all-star series. The senior catcher batted .561 with five home runs, 18 runs-batted-in, and 25 runs this season, while making 122 putouts with errors and throwing out numerous runners on the bases. The Minnesota-Crookston recruit [...]

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