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Tigers rout BLHS in prep baseball

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Prep baseball Springfield 10, BLHS 1 Springfield 17, BLHS 1 SPRINGFIELD — Springfield defeat BLHS In the first game, Branden Flock, Kale Meendering, Joe Pieschel and Brett Berberich each had two hits for the Tigers. Justin Haugo earned the win. He went seven innings, allowed one ...

Cathedral sweeps GFW in prep softball

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NEW ULM — The New Ulm Cathedral softball team swept Gibbon-Fairfax-Winthrop 17-4 and 14-1 in a Tomahawk Conference doubleheader Thursday. In the first game, GFW struck first, scoring four times off of Cathedral pitcher Josie Pautzke gave up two more hits in the top of the first inning ...

New Ulm rallies past Worthington in Big South

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NEW ULM — In A.J. Lassas’s first two at bats against Worthington lefthander Tucker Sorenson, he had gone hitless. But with New Ulm trailing Worthington 3-0 in the bottom of the fifth inning, Lassas came to bat against Sorenson again, this time with the bases loaded. He got some ...

Hutchinson tops New Ulm in Big South tennis

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NEW ULM — New Ulm got good matches from its No. 1 and 2 singles players, but close losses in the other two slots and a clean sweep of doubles led to a 5-2 loss to Hutchinson in a nonconference boys’ tennis match on Thursday. The Eagles (3-6) were led by senior Joel Koelpin and junior ...

Sleepy Eye bats hot in sweep of MVL

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NEW ULM — Sleepy Eye swept Minnesota Valley Lutheran on Thursday in a Tomahawk Conference doubleheader, showing off plenty of power in the process. The Indians defeated the Chargers 12-4 in the first game and 12-2 in a five-inning second game. Kathryn Schroepfer pitched in both games ...

Early runs lift Cathedral by MVL

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NEW ULM — New Ulm Cathedral took care of business early on against Minnesota Valley Lutheran, scoring nine runs in the first two innings alone. The Greyhounds beat the Chargers 15-1 in five innings of Tomahawk Conference softball on Wednesday. Cathedral (5-1, 4-1 Tomahawk) sent three ...

Big 8th inning helps Springfield past St. Mary’s

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SLEEPY EYE — The Tomahawk Conference baseball race got a little more interesting on Wednesday after Springfield avenged a loss from earlier in the season, defeating Sleep Eye St. Mary’s 13-8, eight-inning in a rare Wednesday game. Isaac Fink ripped a three-run double in the eighth inning ...

Springfield girls, SEU boys win 2nd leg of Tomahawk

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BUFFALO LAKE — The Springfield girls and the Sleepy United boys won the second leg of the Tomahawk Conference tournament on Wednesday. On the girls’ side, Springfield won with a score of 347. Sleepy Eye United was next (437), followed by Cedar Mountain (463), Gibbon-Fairfax-Winthrop ...

Crown sweeps Martin Luther College in baseball

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NEW ULM — The Martin Luther College baseball team lost both games of its final home doubleheader of the Upper Midwest Athletic Conference season against Crown College by the scores of 8-2 and 8-6 on Wednesday. Crown 8, MLC 2 Crown held MLC to five hits on the way to an 8-2 win in Game ...

Mistakes hurt Eagles in 1st loss of the season

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NEW ULM — Mason Penske’s leadoff triple in the top of the ninth inning sparked a six-run inning as Marshall handed New Ulm its first loss of the season by an 8-2 score in a Big South Conference baseball game. Kenny Morris, who took over for starter Isaac Schmidt in the sixth inning, got ...

Cathedral boys, MVL girls pick up a win on the golf course

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MVL girls 240, Cathedral 245 Cathedral boys 182, MVL 187 NEW ULM — The Minnesota Valley Lutheran girls and the New Ulm Cathedral boys won in a Tomahawk Conference golf meet on Tuesday at New Ulm Country Club. Kayla Goblirsch (Cathedral) was the girls’ medalist with a score of ...

Chargers get past Rabbits in Tomahawk Conference baseball

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NEW ULM — Wabasso was able to give Minnesota Valley Lutheran a brief scare by scoring four runs in the seventh inning, but MVL was able to hold on and escape with the 7-6 Tomahawk Conference baseball win on Tuesday. Alec Gratz picked up the win for the Chargers (7-3, 6-2 Tomahawk) with ...

New Ulm boys and St. Peter girls win track meet

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NEW ULM — Jordan Hillesheim completed a clean sweep of four events in helping the New Ulm boys’ track and field team place first at its home triangular on Tuesday. Hillesheim placed first in the 100-meter dash (11.32), 200-meter dash (23.03), long jump (21-1) and high jump (5-8) for ...

New Ulm rolls past Marshall

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Prep softball New Ulm 5, Marshall 3 MARSHALL — New Ulm defeated Marshall 5-3 on Tuesday in a Big South Conference softball game. The starting pitcher for New Ulm was Mariah Piotter who pitched three innings and had one strikeout, and allowed one walk and one hit. Emma Bute was 2 for ...

MLC softball finishes season with 2 losses

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ST. PAUL — The Martin Luther College softball team closed its season with a pair of Upper Midwest Athletic Conference losses at University of Northwestern by the scores of 8-0 and 8-1 on Saturday. UNW 8, MLC 0 (5 innings) The Knights were unable to get enough going at the plate in an 8-0 ...

St. Mary’s sweeps GFW in baseball

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Prep baseball FAIRFAX — Sleepy Eye St. Mary’s swept Gibbon-Fairfax-Winthrop 10-6 and 9-1 in Tomahawk Conference baseball on Friday. Nick Strate got the win for St. Mary’s in Game 1. He went five innings and allowed six hits and four runs. David Herrara took the loss for GFW, going 3 ...

New Ulm Brewers fall to Glencoe in season opener

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NEW ULM — Early season non-league games in amateur baseball can be best described as games in which players on both teams work out the cobwebs from the winter in preparation for the upcoming league seasons. Saturday afternoon, the Glencoe Brewers and the New Ulm Brewers met in one of ...

New Ulm baseball team stays hot vs. BEA

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NEW ULM — A.J. Lassas doubled twice and added a single and four RBIs as the New Ulm Eagles topped Blue Earth Area 8-1 Friday afternoon in a Big South Conference game at Mueller Park. Alex Lund got the win for New Ulm (8-0, 6-0). He went 5 1/3 innings and allowed one run on four hits while ...