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Charger boys’ basketball loses first two games of the season

DASSEL, COKATO, MN – The Dassel-Cokato Chargers boys’ basketball team opened its season with two losses, losing its home-opener 67-58 to the Maple Lake Irish Nov. 21 followed by a 61-57 loss to the Rockford Rockets Tuesday. Read more in the Monday, Dec. 1 edition of the Enterprise Dispatch.

DC activities schedule for Tuesday, Nov. 25

Tuesday, Nov 25, 2014
Time Event Details Comments
3:20pm- 5:15pm Basketball Practice – Girls – V/JV/C High School – East Gym – All Courts

4:15pm Basketball:Boys Var Reserves Game Rockford Area @ Rockford High School

5:30pm Basketball:Boys JV Game   (Time Changed) Rockford @ Rockford High School

5:30pm Basketball:Boys C Game   (Time Changed) Rockford @ Rockford High School

5:30pm- 9:30pm Drumline High School – Band Room

6:00pm- 9:30pm Drumline High School – West Gym – All

7:00pm Basketball:Boys Var Game   (Time Changed) Rockford @ Rockford High School

Bulldog Basketball Shoot-a-Thon Fri., Nov. 28

The fourth annual Bulldog Basketball Shoot-a-Thon will take place Friday, Nov. 28 at the Lester Prairie High School gym.

The Bulldog basketball players have collected pledges for every shot they make. They will each shoot a total of 100 shots.

The shoot-a-thon raises funds for the Bulldog basketball programs.

The evening begins at 5 p.m. with the junior high boys and girls shooting till 6 p.m.

From 6 to 7 p.m. the C-squad and junior varsity boys and girls will shoot.

At 7 p.m., the varsity boys and girls will shoot until 8 p.m.

Starting at 8 p.m., there will be a varsity girls and alumni scrimmage up to 9 p.m.

This is a great chance to preview the basketball players for the 2014-15 season.

Prizes will be given away throughout the night to players and spectators, and admission is free. Concessions will also be available.

Prizes will be donated by the Lester Prairie Booster Club.

Sixth annual Turkey Tagalong 5k in Howard Lake Thursday, Nov. 27

The sixth annual Turkey Tagalong 5k will be Thanksgiving morning (Nov. 27) in Howard Lake.

All of the proceeds from the event will benefit the Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted softball program.

If you pre-register by Monday, Nov. 17, the cost is either $15 (short sleeve T-shirt) or $20 (long-sleeve T-shirt). Add $5 for any registration after Nov. 22, and you won’t be guaranteed a T-shirt.

Registration and the race will begin at the HLWW middle school parking lot – registration starts at 8 a.m. and the race will begin at 9 a.m.

The race is being sponsored by C&C Embroidery and KG Realty, Kelli Burau.

For additional information, contact Kelli Burau at

3-on-3 Turkey basketball tourney at HLWW Wed., Nov. 26

The annual 3-on-3 Turkey Basketball Tournament will take place Wednesday, Nov. 26 at the Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted Middle School gym.

The middle school tournament costs $5 and is from 5 to 6:30 p.m. To participate, you must pre-register and pay Chad Gagnon at either (320) 543-3441 or

The adult tournament is for anyone is grade nine up through adults. For this tournament, players register right at the HLWW Middle School by 6:45 p.m. the night of the tournament.

The cost for the adult tournament is also $5, and for additional information, contact Luke Gagnon at either (763) 245-4488 or

Sports schedule for Tuesday, Nov. 25

Boys Basketball: W-M at HLWW; 7:30 p.m.

Boys Basketball: Litchfield at LHS; 7:30 p.m.

Girls Hockey: MW/WM at Bloomington Jefferson; 7 p.m.