Local Sports

New Ulm blanks Jordan

NEW ULM - The New Ulm boy's soccer team appears to have turned things around after a slow start to the season.New Ulm's defense was tough once again as it helped lead it to a 3-0 nonconference victory against Jordan on Monday at the Martin Luther College soccer complex.After starting the season ...

MLC men, women lose on Saturday

ST. PAUL - The Martin Luther College men's soccer team lost 4-2 at Northwestern on Saturday in Upper Midwest Athletic Conference action.The teams were scoreless through 32 minutes, but the Eagles captured the momentum with goals in the 33rd and 40th minutes to take a 2-0 lead.The Eagles struck ...

New Ulm loses in overtime

Southwest Christian 5, New Ulm 3 (OT)CHASKA - The New Ulm girl's soccer team lost to Southwest Christian 5-3 in overtime in a nonconference match on Monday.The Eagles (3-7) scored all three of their goals in the second half, all unassisted. Eighth-grader Paige Kalis scored the first two goals ...

Eagles get big road win in football

NEW ULM - The New Ulm Eagles football team got a big win Saturday afternoon when they beat St. Peter 39-20.The 39 points scored by New Ulm is the most in over 10 years and moved the Eagles to 2-2 on the season. It also moved New Ulm to sixth place in the South Central-Red District ahead of ...

U13 girls win state sportsmanship award

NEW ULM - The New Ulm U13 girls team won an Outstanding Ambassadors of Teams Honoring Sportsmanship (OATHS) award from the Minnesota Youth Soccer Association (MYSA). MYSA awards one OATHS award for each age group and playing level, so the team was selected out of the 44 U13 C3 teams. The girls ...

Falcons run past Greyhounds

NEW ULM - Red Rock Central jumped to a 14-0 halftime lead over New Ulm Cathedral and went on to 27-14 win over the Greyhounds in Southwest District-East play.Falcons' quarterback Garrett Marsh ran in from three yards for a touchdown and found Brady Rasmussen for a 68-yard scoring strike - both ...

MLC sweeps UW-Superior

NEW ULM - The Martin Luther Colege volleyball team has put a lot of hard work into practice and their matches over the last couple of seasons. It appears now that the hard work is paying off.The Knights swept UW-Superior 25-18, 25-22, 25-16 on Saturday, finishing a weekend sweep after they came ...

Helget, Wersal hit career milestones

Prep volleyballST. JAMES - New Ulm Cathedral's Jenna Helget recorded her 1,000th career set assist as Cathedral went 4-1 at the St. James tournament on Saturday.Cathedral finished first in its pool, beating Le Sueur-Henderson, Worthington and St. James. In bracket play Cathedral beat Buffalo ...

Chargers win in homecoming rout

NEW ULM - A.J. Buboltz wasn't about to be stopped on his last homecoming.The senior quarter from Minnesota Valley Lutheran passed for 231 yards and two touchdowns and rushed for 60 yards and two more scores as the Chargers defeated Cedar Mountain/Comfrey 55-7 on Friday at Johnson Field.Matt ...

Fulton powers Wabasso to win

SLEEPY EYE - Mitchell Fulton was almost untouchable.The senior running back rushed for 294 yards on 29 carries and one touchdown in helping lead No. 6-ranked Wabasso to a 33-8 win against Sleepy Eye St. Mary's in a Southwest District, East Subdistrict football game on Friday."We had a game plan ...

Steel win home opener

NEW ULM - It was a great way for the New Ulm Steel to open their inaugural season at the New Ulm Civic Center.Five different Steel players scored goals and Steel goalie Jon Albers recorded 38 saves as New Ulm topped Alexandria 5-3 in front of 854 fans.Alex Nagel, Alex Egle, Orlando Scherz, ...

Madelia falls in lopsided contest with Cleveland

Prep footballCleveland 63, Madelia 0MADELIA - Cleveland defeated Madelia 63-0 Friday night in a Valley conference football game.Cleveland had 503 yards of total offense. Carter Kopet had one touchdown run of 54 yards and four touchdown passes.Madelia (1-3) plays at Nicollet at 7 p.m. on Friday. ...

Indians earn first win of the year

SLEEPY EYE - Sleepy Eye beat Springfield 42-26 in a Southwest District East Conference battle on Friday night.After a scoreless first quarter, Springfield drove the ball 56 yards to the end zone. Devin Johnson completed a pass to Cole Christensen, moving a third and nine form Sleepy Eye's 33 ...

Cathedral makes quick work of MVL

NEW ULM - New Ulm Cathedral's Jenna Helget needed 32 set assists to reach 1,000 for her career heading into Thursday's match against Minnesota Valley Lutheran.Helget tallied 31, but still led the Cathedral offense to a 25-21, 25-13, 25-16 win against MVL in a Tomahawk Conference volleyball ...

GFW tops Sleepy Eye

SLEEPY EYE - Gibbon-Fairfax-Winthrop defeated Sleepy Eye 23-25, 25-14, 25-21, 25-7 in a Tomahawk Conference battle on Thursday night.In the first set, Sleepy Eye found itself in a 15-10 hole, when the front row began to show its strength. Cassidy Hoffmann's serving brought the Indians back to a ...

Andersen Loose inducted into Winona State athletic HOF

WINONA - New Ulm softball coach Kristi Andersen Loose is one of five new inductees into the Winona State University athletic Hall of Fame.Andersen Loose, who led the New Ulm softball team to Class AA state titles in 2012 and 2013, was the starting shortstop and leadoff hitter for all four years ...

Cougars sweep Mustangs

Prep volleyballCM/C 3, BLHS 0HECTOR - Cedar Mountain/Comfrey swept Buffalo Lake-Hector-Stewart 25-13, 25-11, 25-15 on Thursday in a Tomahawk Conference volleyball match.Makenzie Kerkhoff led the Mustangs with 13 kills and five digs. Amy Jemmings added 26 set assists, seven digs and three kills. ...

New Ulm teams prepare for Week 4

NEW ULM - The fourth week of high school football in New Ulm sees one of the local teams - Minnesota Valley Lutheran - at home Friday night.Both New Ulm Cathedral and New Ulm will play Saturday afternoon contests.MVL hosts Cedar Mountain/Comfrey at 7 p.m. Friday for its HomecomingNew Ulm ...

Wabasso faces another major test in St. Mary’s

Through three weeks of the 2016 high school football season, I've gotten the impression that the New Ulm area might not have any teams make state this year.New Ulm Cathedral and Minnesota Valley Lutheran have both hit snags so far, Springfield is having a major down year with a couple of its ...

New Ulm Steel to hold 1st home game Friday

By Jim BastianJournal Sports WriterNEW ULM - The time has come.The New Ulm Steel Junior A hockey team plays their first-ever home game at 7 p.m. this Friday at the New Ulm Civic Center when it hosts the Alexandria Blizzard.And besides the game, there are a lot of festivities planned, which that ...

0 0items

Your shopping cart is empty.

Items/Products added to Cart will show here.