Tomahawk Conference releases All-Conference golf honors

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The Tomahawk Conference officially announced its All-Conference golf awards on Thursday, with Sleepy Eye United’s Carson Erickson and New Ulm Cathedral’s Kayla Goblirsch being named the conference MVPs for boys’ and girls’ golf, respectively. Goblirsch, Minnesota Valley Lutheran’s ...

Sleepy Eye VFW sweeps St. James on Wednesday

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ST. JAMES — Sleepy Eye VFW swept St. James in a VFW baseball doubleheader on Wednesday, winning Game 1 by a score of 18-7 in five innings and winning Game 2 by a score of 18-3 in four innings. Cole Eckstein got the win in Game 1, pitching four innings and giving up four runs while fanning ...

Pagel sinks hole in one

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Submitted photo Linda Pagel made a hole in one on the par-3 sixth hole at the New Ulm Country Club on June 14. She used a 5 wood club to make the shot.

National shuts out Sleepy Eye

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SLEEPY EYE — Mankato National shut out Sleepy Eye 6-0 on Thursday in a legion baseball game. Nick Mielke took the loss in six innings, giving up two earned runs on seven hits and three walks while striking out five. Arian Saenz, Mielke, Jacob Price and Winsten Nienhaus each went 1 for 3 ...

Searles Jr. bi-county tops Essig

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SEARLES — The Searles Grizzlies Junior bi-county team played a doubleheader with Essig on Wednesday night, winning the first game 11-1 in five innings and winning 6-5 in Game 2. Jackson Haala pitched all five innings in the first game, allowing one run and striking out 10. Jared Beranek had ...

VFW Gold shuts out Mankato West

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NEW ULM — With five of his top players in Omaha with the New Ulm Legion Gold team, New Ulm VFW Gold coach Collin Helget did not know what to expect in their game against the Mankato West Junior Legion Thursday night. What he got had to put a smile on his face. Left-hander Kaden Larson held ...