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Minnesota Valley Lutheran’s Jace Marotz looks to pass the ball past a St. Croix Lutheran defender.
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MVL boys suffer 82-47 loss to St. Croix

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NEW ULM — The Minnesota Valley Lutheran Charger boys’ basketball fell in the MLC Tip-Off Tournament’s Black Division championship game 82-47 to the St. Croix Lutheran Crusaders Saturday at Martin Luther College. MVL (2-1) struggled early in the first half, with turnovers in the ...

MVL girls come up short, fall 47-44 to West Lutheran

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NEW ULM — The Minnesota Valley Lutheran girls’ basketball team came up just short against West Lutheran on Saturday after a late 15-0 run. The Chargers fell 47-44 in the MLC Tip-Off Tournament and fall to 2-4 on the season. The MVL run began with less than six minutes to play in the game ...

Eagles win in Big South Conference Showcase

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ST. PETER –– Basketball is a game of runs. Saturday morning in the Big South Conference Showcase, the New Ulm Eagles boys’ basketball team used an 18-0 run in the first half to build a 25-12 lead and went on to defeat Luverne 62-48 at St. Peter High School. Connor Foley paced the ...

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New Ulm Steel forward Jack Parks (17) tries to get past a Willmar’s Wyatt Toll during the first period Friday at the New Ulm Civic Center. 
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Steel stumble against Warhawks in 3-0 loss on Saturday night

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NEW ULM –– Coming into this weekend’s games, the New Ulm Steel had won eight of their last nine games. But Saturday night the Steel lost their second game in as many days as Willmar’s Zach Martin scored two third-period goals as the Warhawks blanked New Ulm 3-0 in an NA3HL game at ...

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New Ulm’s Kyle Tauer gets tangles up with a South St. Paul player during the second period Friday a the New Ulm Civic Center.
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South St. Paul defeats New Ulm 4-1

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NEW ULM — The New Ulm boys’ hockey team lost its home opener to the South Saint Paul Packers 4-1 in a nonconference game Friday night. The Eagles (1-4) struck first with a goal from the stick of Nick Banal early in the first period. At the 4:19 mark, Banal’s goal came from outside ...

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Minnesota Valley Lutheran’s Jake Kettner goes up for a shot during the first half the the Chargers’ game against West Lutheran Friday at MLC in New Ulm.
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Kettner leads MVL boys in MLC tournament

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NEW ULM — Jake Kettner had a double-double for Minnesota Valley Lutheran on Friday night and helped the Chargers go on to defeat West Lutheran 69-47 in the MLC Tip-Off tournament. Kettner had 23 points, 15 rebounds, eight assists and three steals for MVL. Also for the Chargers, Jace ...

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New Ulm Cathedral’s Becca Schwarz (35) tries to gets a shot off despite close defensive play by Springfield’s Mikayla Parker during the first half Friday at CHS.
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Springfield picks up 1st win of the year

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NEW ULM — Springfield earned its first victory of the season when it defeated New Ulm Cathedral 48-33 on Friday in a Tomahawk Conference girls’ basketball game. Springfield’s Sydney Hauger scored a layup to give her team a 21-13 lead. Cathedral’s Becca Schwarz dropped two free ...

Alexandria defeats New Ulm Steel 2-1

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ALEXANDRIA — Alexandria defeated the New Ulm Steel 2-1 in junior hockey action on Friday. Max Kjome scored New Ulm’s only goal on an assist from Alex Nagel. New Ulm hosts Willmar at 7:10 p.m. on Saturday.

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New Ulm’s Dani Weiss gets the puck on net as Marshall goalie Emma Klenken reacts reacts during the first period Thursday at the New Ulm Civic Center.
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Eagles defeat Tigers in Big South

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NEW ULM — Just enough offense and just enough defense. Dani Weiss scored two goals and Molly Scheid added a solo score as the New Ulm Eagles girls’ hockey team moved to 5-0 in the Big South Conference and 7-2 overall with a 3-2 win over Marshall Thursday night at the New Ulm Civic ...

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Minnesota Valley Lutheran’s Sarah Dinse takes a shot between a pair of St. Croix Lutheran defenders during the first half Friday at Martin Luther College in New Ulm. 
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St. Croix rolls over MVL

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NEW ULM — Minnesota Valley Lutheran was overwhelmed by St. Croix Lutheran on Thursday night, suffering a 57-12 loss in its first game of the MLC Tip-Off Tournament. The Chargers shot just 13.2 percent during the game, while the Crusaders finished with a strong 63.6 percent. The Crusaders ...

New Ulm boys pick up first win of the year: Prep Roundup

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Boys’ hockey New Ulm 6, Marshall 5, OT MARSHALL — New Ulm edged Marshall on Thursday in a Big South Conference boys’ hockey game. Sam Berg had three goals with one assist, Landon Strong added two goals and Kyle Tauer scored a goal. Josh Seidl had four assists. Jack Raymond had 27 ...

Stef Dietz takes over as head volleyball coach at New Ulm High School.

Dietz returns to the coaching ranks, takes NUHS job

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NEW ULM — After a brief break from head coaching to focus on her family and work commitments, Stef Dietz will return to coaching volleyball next year. Dietz is taking over at New Ulm High School after Zach Hansen stepped down from the head coaching job after this past fall. Dietz was the ...

NU Steel add 2 new players to the roster

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NEW ULM — The New Ulm Steel, who have now won eight of their last nine games in the West Division of the NA3HL, have added two new players. Last Saturday, the Steel (11-5-2-2 and four points behind first place Granite City) added forward Andrew Pitleck to the roster prior to their game home ...

Column: Successful coaches highlight area coaching changes

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Earlier this fall, I found myself wandering the halls of New Ulm High School before a volleyball game and I happened to run into a very familiar face in Stef Dietz. Dietz was getting ready for the New Ulm volleyball varsity game at the time and was in a new role as a co-coach for the C-squad ...

Twins trade with Mariners, Angels

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Seattle Mariners and Los Angeles Angels each have acquired $1 million in international bonus pool money from the Minnesota Twins, aiding their pursuit of Japanese outfielder and pitcher Shohei Ohtani. The teams announced the deals Wednesday night. Seattle sent minor ...

MLC women win UMAC opener over North Central

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MINNEAPOLIS — The Martin Luther College women's basketball team rolled to a 83-52 win at North Central University in Wednesday's Upper Midwest Athletic Conference opener. The Knights (3-6) dominated play from the start and built a 23-10 lead after the first quarter and went into the half ...

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Minnesota Valley Lutheran’s Haley Birkholz is fouled by Wabasso’s Madison Guetter (left) as she takes a shot during the first half Tuesday at MVL.
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Wabasso defeats MVL in girls basketball

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NEW ULM — Wabasso remained perfect as it downed Minnesota Valley Lutheran 56-35 on Tuesday in a Tomahawk Conference girls’ basketball game. The Rabbits opened the game with an 8-0 run for an 11-2 lead. Jenna Frank scored a basket, was fouled and she made the free throw. MVL’s Haley ...

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New Ulm’s Carli Botten splits a pair of St. Peter defenders on her way to the basket during the first half Tuesday at New Ulm High School.
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Batt leads New Ulm girls past St. Peter

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NEW ULM — Joey Batt scored 38 points as New Ulm managed to hold off St. Peter 71-66 on Tuesday night in a Big South Conference girls’ basketball game. The Eagles (3-1, 1-1) led by as much as 22 in the second half, but the Saints were able to mount a comeback to make things interesting ...

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