12AA River Rats win Shakopee Tournament

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Submitted photo The New Ulm 12AA River Rats won the championship of the Shakopee Tournament June 11-13. In pool play, New Ulm defeated Owatonna 12-1, Shakopee 12-2 and the Minneapolis Millers 13-3, all in five innings. In the semifials, they beat Farmington 6-3 and captured the ...

14U Red Ravens take 1st at Rochester

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Submitted photo New Ulm's 14U softball Red Ravens went to Rochester on Saturday and competed in a tournament. They walked away with wins against Strewartville Black 7-2, the Rochester Blue Jays 9-3, and then played in the championship against the Albert Lea Tigers, winning 18-6 to place ...

12A baseball takes 1st

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Submitted photo The New Ulm Junior Baseball 12A took first at the Mankato baseball tournament. Front row (l-r): Jeremy Eckstein, Regan Johnson, Lane Ruch, Jaxon Hage, Nolan Gag. Back row (l-r): Matt Kimec, Kane Johnson, Braylon Hoel, Joey Wise, Mason Buegler.

Stull wins second straight NU Invitational

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NEW ULM — After back to back days of hot weather and 27 holes on Sunday, the last thing Lukas Stull needed was a playoff at the New Ulm Invitational. But Stull forced a playoff after he recorded an Eagle on the final hole, tying Connor Power with a two-day total of 185. Stull and ...

Kalis has high hopes at state meet

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NEW ULM — In what will be her second appearance at the Class AA Girls Track and Field State Meet, New Ulm senior Paige Kalis has her sights set on one thing: a state championship. Kalis will be competing in the Long Jump for the Eagles in the Class A Girls’ meet, which begins at 3:30 ...

Johnson Park to have Grand Re-opening on Sunday

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NEW ULM — After a year’s delay due to the pandemic, the official Grand Re-Opening of the renovated Johnson Park will take place Sunday, June 20 with two games, a ribbon-cutting ceremony, a ceremonial first pitch and the dedication of a plaque honoring Fred Johnson for whom the park is ...