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Hanska rallies to beat Brewers

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NEW ULM — The Hanska Lakers scored four runs in the top of the eighth inning and went on to top the Brewers 5-4 Thursday night in a Tomahawk East League game at Johnson Park. Judd Davis led the Brewers (1-1) with four hits. Zach Fischer had three hits for Hanska (3-0). The game was ...

Amateur Baseball

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Orioles top Springfield in Tomahawk East LEAVENWORTH — The Leavenworth Orioles jumped to a 2-0 lead in the first inning of their game against Springfield Wednesday, and held on for a 2-1 win over the Tigers in Tomahawk East League action. Jevan Richert was the winning pitcher for ...

VFW Silver falls to Fairmont 8-5

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FAIRMONT — New Ulm VFW Silver opened its season with a loss, 8 to 5, at Fairmont Wednesday. Anton Freidrich started on the hill for VFW Silver. He allowed one hit and two runs over two innings. Carter Halla, Grant Bruns, Taylor Hansen, and Blake Soukup each threw one inning of relief, ...

Stark, Springfield pick up TEL wins on Sunday

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Amateur baseball Stark 9, Leavenworth 8 LEAVENWORTH — Stark defeated Leavenworth 9-8 in Tomahawk East League amateur baseball action on Sunday. Jon Kopacek earned the win for Stark. He gave up five runs on five hits in two innings. Jack Huiras took the loss. He gave up a run on two hits ...

Walks hurt as VFW Gold falls to Mankato West in opener

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NEW ULM — The New Ulm VFW Gold pitching staff struggled in their first game of the season, issuing 14 walks and another hit-batter as Mankato West ran away with a 9-3 victory on Tuesday at Mueller Park. Jaydon Drill took the loss for New Ulm. He lasted 1 2/3 innings and he allowed eight ...

Brewers’ game postponed

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NEW ULM — Thursday night’s New Ulm Brewers game against Lamberton was postponed and will made up at a later date. No additional information is available at this time.

Golf results

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Ladies Open House First place 35 (won playoff): Deb Lentz, Kim Paa, Jan Schmitz, Colleen Skillings Second place 35: Helen Wallner, Tasha Holm, Gail Holm, Janis Holm Third place 38 (won playoff): Dee Boddy, Melanie Boddy, Nancy Grausam, Carole Hoff Fourth place 38: Jane Steinke, Gayle ...

Area golfers compete at youth tourney

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NEW ULM — Three area youth golfers competed at the Minnesota Junior Golf Prep Tour (ages 7-9) on Tuesday at the New Ulm Country Club. Nolan Kucera of Sleepy Eye (2029 graduate) shot a +7 43 and finished second on the day. He was followed by Ethan Schmidt (2031 graduate) of New Ulm, who shot ...

Josh South records hole-in-one

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Photo courtesy of New Ulm Country Club Josh South recorded a hole-in-one at the New Ulm Country Club on Sunday. He used an 8-iron on the Par-3, 170-yard 12th hole. A Hole-In-One Memorabilia trophy was donated to him courtesy of Patterson Diamonds.

Tomahawk East League set to resume action this week

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NEW ULM — Amateur baseball fans in the Tomahawk East League will get their baseball itch scratched beginning Thursday when the New Ulm Brewers host Lamberton at 7:30 p.m. at Mueller Park. The rest of the Tomahawk East League will begin play Friday night. Fans coming to Mueller Park ...

2 area golfers qualify for MGA State Amateur Championship

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NEW ULM — On Tuesday, June 16, a local MGA State Amateur qualifier was held at New Ulm Country Club. There were 44 players that competed for nine spots and two alternates. Of the 44 participants, three local New Ulm players entered the field. Brett Mathiowetz (73, +2) and Ben Laffen (75, ...

New Ulm Baseball Association changes its mind on state tourney

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NEW ULM — On Tuesday night the New Ulm Baseball Association 2020 State Tournament Committee voted not to host the 2020 Minnesota State Amateur Baseball Tournament at the end of August due to health concerns to the citizens of New Ulm due to the COVID-19 pandemic. But Saturday morning in a ...

Ellen Vancura records Hole-in-One

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Photo courtesy of New Ulm Country Club Ellen Vancura recorded a hole-in-one at the New Ulm Country Club on June 18 on the Par 3, 106-yard second hole. She used a 5-wood on the shot and received a hole-in-one memorabilia trophy courtesy of Patterson Diamond Center.

Matt Holm records Hole-in-One

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Photo courtesy of New Ulm Country Club Matt Holm recorded a hole-in-one at the New Ulm Country Club on June 17 on the Par 3, 178-yard sixth hole. He used an 8-iron on the shot and received a hole-in-one memorabilia trophy courtesy of Patterson Diamond Center.

Athlete of The Week

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Mackenzie Sexe recorded a hole-in-one on May 15 at the New Ulm Country Club. She used a 4-hybrid on the Par 3, 133-yard sixth hole for the shot.

Hole in one • John Johnson

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Photo courtesy of New Ulm Country Club John Johnson recorded a hole-in-one on June 7 at the New Ulm Country Club. He used a 6-iron on the Par 3, 175-yard 10th hole. A hole-in-one memorabilia trophy was donated courtesy of Patterson Diamond Center.

VFW baseball practices begin in New Ulm

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NEW ULM — Last week, New Ulm VFW Silver coach Mark Grossmann got the news he’s been waiting to hear for a long time: baseball practice and activities can resume. New Ulm VFW had an unofficial practice on Saturday at the New Ulm Middle School field. There were about 15 players that ...