Western’s Brent Thill Named National Coach-Of-The-Year

Western’s women’s basketball head coach Brent Thill was named National Coach-of-the-Year this week by the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA). The first year coach led the Cavaliers to their first national championship in school history by defeating conference rival Northland 69-60 in the NJCAA Division III National Championship last month in Rockford, Ill. This […]

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Basketball Season Recap

With the MCAC regular season complete, let’s do a short recap on Western’s men’s and women’s basketball teams. The men’s squad finished with a 2-12 record in conference and 7-19 overall. Mahlik Lindsey led the team overall with 15.9 points per game this season. Highlights include victories over Itasca CC, Rochester CTC, and Minnesota West. […]

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Athletics Update: 1-30

Both Western’s men’s and women’s basketball teams played a key in-conference opponent on the road on Jan. 29. The men’s squad lost to Anoka-Ramsey 80-69. The Rams outscored the Cavaliers 43-25 in the first half, but Western fought back. Cade Badertshrer led the team with 20 points. Brian Huneck and Jalen Alexander also chipped in […]

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Athletics Update: 1-28

Western’s basketball teams are in the midst of conference action this week, let’s catch up on the latest scores. On the women’s side, the Cavaliers defeated Minnesota West last Saturday at home. No other stats were provided at this time. The Cavaliers are now 15-4 overall and 4-0 in conference, sitting in first place. On […]

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Western’s Lindsey Murphy Named Conference Player Of The Week

Western women’s basketball player Lindsey Murphy, from Necedah, was named Southern Division Player of the Week by the Minnesota College Athletic Conference (MCAC). Murphy scored 38 points in victories against St. Cloud Technical CC and Ridgewater last week. In addition, Murphy earned five steals, eight assists, and seven rebounds during that stretch. Murphy is averaging […]

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Athletics Update: 1-16

Western’s basketball teams had key conference match ups at home on Wednesday, Jan. 15. The men’s squad lost to St. Cloud Technical CC 88-71. It was a three point game at the half, but the Cyclones outscored the Cavaliers 47-33 in the second half. Leading the Cavaliers Brian Huneck with 24 points. Mahlik Lindsey also […]

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