Eden Valley-Watkins finished 2nd in the Division II American Legion Baseball State Tournament held in Roseau over the weekend. Sleepy Eye defeated Eden Valley-Watkins 10-5 in the championship game Sunday.
Top seeded Eden Valley-Watkins defeated Cathedral 3-0 in the winners bracket in the Section 6-2-A playoffs Monday at Dick Putz Field. Foley will play Albany in an elimination game at 4:30 p.m. at Putz Field today with the winner playing Cathedral at 7:00 p.m. tonight.
Eden Valley-Watkins boys basketball lost to top seeded Holy Family Catholic 80-52 in the Class 2-A state tournament quarterfinals at Target Center Tuesday night. The Eagles trailed 37-16 at halftime and played better in the 2nd half but couldn't catch up.
Eden Valley-Watkins won the section 3-2-A boys basketball title last Wednesday night over Redwood Valley 75-72 at Southwest Minnesota State in Marshall. The Eagles posted a narrow 2-point win on a last second shot over New London-Spicer in the section semifinals.
Albany and Eden Valley-Watkins will play in the Class 2-A State Boys Basketball tournament this week. The Huskies are the #2 seed and will play Pequot Lakes at 6 p.m. Tuesday night in the State Quarterfinals at Williams Arena. Albany captured the Section 6-2-A title Friday at St. Cloud State over Milaca 74-57.
Eden Valley-Watkins lost a back and forth game Friday 27-12 in the Class AA State Tournament semifinals at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis. The Eagles trailed 12-6 at halftime but tied the game at 12 in the 3rd quarter.
The Eden Valley-Watkins football team is 11-0 and will play Chatfield High School in the Class 2-A State Tournament semifinals at U.S. Bank Stadium Friday at 11:30 a.m. The Eagles head coach is Adam Tri. He joined me on WJON.