GETTING TO KNOW Will Kaesermann MVL H.S., Sr.

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Interview conducted by Ari Selvey Will Kaesermann has been a leader for the Minnesota Valley Lutheran/New Ulm Cathedral boys track and field team all season, competing in jumping and hurdling events while chipping in on relay teams. In the Tomahawk Conference meet this year, Kaesermann placed ...

Area roundup: RRC/WWG ends St. Marys’ season

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PREP SOFTBALL RRC/WWG 8, St. Mary’s 4 SLEEPY EYE — No. 9-seeded Red Rock Central/Westrbook-Walnut Grove eliminated No. 8-seeded Sleepy Eye St. Mary’s with an 8-4 win in the opening round of the Section 2A Softball Tournament. Taylor Mathiowetz took the loss for the Knights, ...

Richert, Tigers handle Chargers in 2A playoffs

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SPRINGFIELD — A seven-run third inning propelled No. 4-seeded Springfield to a 11-1 win in five innings over No. 13-seeded Minnesota Valley Lutheran Wednesday at Riverside Park. The win advanced the Tigers to the second round of the Section 2A Softball Tournament, as they look forward to ...

Sleepy Eye storms back for 2A playoff win over Nicollet

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SLEEPY EYE — The old saying of it not being how you start but how you finish perfectly summarized Sleepy Eye’s first-round playoff game against Nicollet. After 12th-seeded Nicollet jumped out to a 6-0 lead Wednesday at Prairie View Park, the fifth-seeded Indians regrouped in the later ...

GETTING TO KNOW Katelyn Tauer Sleepy Eye H.S., Sr.

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Interview conducted by Travis Rosenau Sleepy Eye senior pitcher Katelyn Tauer shook off a tough start to her day to help her team complete a Section 2A playoff comeback over Nicollet on Wednesday at Prairie View Park. Tauer struck out 13 in the 8-6 win, allowing four earned runs. Q: ...

Greyhounds make short work of Jaguars in Section 2A playoffs

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NEW ULM — Top-seeded New Ulm Cathedral hit its way past No. 16-seeded Granada-Huntley-East Chain/Truman/Martin Luther 16-0 in four innings on Wednesday in the first round of the Section 2A Softball Tournament at Harman Park. It was a combination of sound hitting, solid defense and ...