Area roundup: New Ulm tennis falls to Mankato East, New Ulm softball wins, Cathedral softball tops Wabasso
Mankato East 6,
New Ulm 1
NEW ULM — Mankato East defeated New Ulm in nonconference boys’ tennis action on Tuesday at New Ulm High School
Max Gieseke picked up New Ulm’s lone win as he won 7-5, 4-6, 12-10 at No. 3 singles.
Mark Williams of Mankato East won 6-1, 6-0 over Colton Collum at No. 1 singles and Enrique Cortes won 6-3, 6-2 at No. 2 against Isaac Blumhoefer.
Kaleb Kim of Mankato East won 6-1, 6-4 at No. 4 singles and at No. 1 doubles, Aaron Eikanger and Jack Brownfield lost 6-1, 6-2. At No. 2 doubles, Ethan O’Connor and Dan Rosenhamer lost 6-3, 7-6. Cody Gilman and Joey Gag lost 6-1, 6-2 at No. 3 doubles.
Mankato West boys 310, New Ulm 339
New Ulm girls 376, Mankato West 432
NORTH MANKATO — New Ulm’s Glavine Schugel was the medalist with a 71, but Mankato West defeated the New Ulm boys’ golf team on Tuesday at North Links Golf Course.
Also for New Ulm, Aiden Guggisberg shot an 83 and Kyle Esser shot an 89. Peter Jensen finished with a 96.
Owen Bjork shot a 72 for West.
On the girls’ side, New Ulm’s Jana Julia Boquet was the medalist with an 83. Abbey Frauenholtz shot an 87, followed by Izzie Wolkow (97) and Makenna Otto (109).
SEU boys 159, Springfield 175, Cedar Mountain 196
Cedar Mountain girls 227, SEU 266, Springfield inc.
SLEEPY EYE — The Sleepy Eye United boys’ golf team took first in a Tomahawk Conference triangular at Sleepy Eye Golf Course.
The medalist was SEU’s Logan Netzke, who shot a 35. Also for SEU, Carson Erickson and Toby Weiss each shot a 41.
Springfield’s Mavrick Winkelmann and Christopher Thram both shot a 42.
Cedar Mountain was led by Aiden Nelson, who shot a 45 and Ethan Bock and Chase Schiller, who shot each shot a 49
For the girls, the medalist was Springfield’s Mackenzie Lothert, who shot a 43.
Morgan Engholm shot a 46 and Shaylee Schiller shot a 54 for Cedar Mountain.
SEU was led by Ashtyn Tayer, who shot a 55 and Liz Schwint, who shot a 60.
Springfield and Cedar Mountain play in a quadrangular at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday at the Sanborn Golf Course. SEU plays in a triangular at 4 p.m. on Thursday at Oakdale Golf Course.
MCW Boys 172,
MCW Girls 254,
SHERBURN — The Martin County West boys’ and girls’ golf teams defeated Madelia in a Valley Conference dual meet on Tuesday.
The medalist for the boys was MCW’s Dawson Weber, who shot a 33. Also for MCW, Carson Kahler shot a 43 and Mitchell Weber shot a 47.
Madelia was led by Carson Wihlm, who shot a 41 and Jared Henry, who shot a 42.
For the girls, the medalist was MCW’s Leah Amborn, who shot a 54. Also for MCW, Katelyn Lyon shot a 58 and Natalie Smith shot a 62.
Taylor Tierney shot a 64 and Jude Frelich and Hannah Grebenc each shot a 65 for Madelia.
Madelia plays against Alden-Conger at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday at the Freeborn Golf Course.
Cathedral Boys 186, Wabasso 237, BLHS 241, MVL 264
Cathedral Girls 235, MVL 245, BLHS inc.
BUFFALO LAKE — The New Ulm Cathedral boys’ and girls’ golf teams took first in a Tomahawk Conference quadrangular held at the Oakdale Golf Course on Tuesday.
The medalist for the boys was Cathedral’s Logan Haala, who shot a 41. Also for Cathedral, Ethan Kirchberg shot a 42 and Jake Webb shot a 51.
Wabasso’s Jayden Carlson shot a 54 and Tristan Kuehn and Jayden Goblish both shot a 59.
Buffalo Lake-Hector-Stewart was led by Cale Petersen, who shot a 50 and Hunter Schultz, who shot a 63.
Minnesota Valley Lutheran’s Maxwell Johnson shot a 63.
For the girls, the medalist was Cathedral’s Kayla Goblish, who shot a 44. Also for Cathedral, Emma Henle shot a 57.
Audree Ginsberg shot a 48 for BLHS.
Nadine Clobes and Avery Weisensel each shot a 55 for MVL.
Cathedral and Wabasso play in a quadrangular at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday at the Sanborn Golf Course. BLHS plays in a triangular at 4 p.m. on Thursday at the Oakdale Golf Course. MVL plays against Cathedral at 4:15 p.m. on Friday at the Mayfield Golf Course.
MVL 8, Springfield 0
SPRINGFIELD — Minnesota Valley Lutheran defeated Springfield in a Tomahawk Conference softball game on Tuesday.
For the Chargers, Grace Bauer was 2 for 4 with three RBIs and Lexi Fischer was 2 for 4. Payton Richtsmeier was 2 for 3 with two runs scored.
Stephanie Dalueg was the winning pitcher. She went seven innings and gave up four hits. She struck out six.
For the Tigers, Taylor Augustin led the Tigers at the plate, going 2 for 3 with a triple. Kendall Kelly and Jaeli Richert added one hit each. Brittany Rogotzke took the loss for the Tigers, pitching all seven innings, allowing eight runs, 10 hits, striking out three and walking four.
MVL plays New Ulm Cathedral in a doubleheader at Harman Park on Thursday and Springfield travels to Sleepy Eye St. Mary’s on Thursday for a doubleheader.
New Ulm 9,
WORTHINGTON — Ashlyn Donner went the distance for New Ulm, striking out 13 and allowing one hit as the Eagles won a Big South Conference softball game on Tuesday.
Madeline Gag was 1 for 3 with a home run, two runs scored, three RBIs and a walk.
Joey Batt was 1 for 3 with a home run, three RBIs and two stolen bases. Noelle Forstner was 2 for 4 with two runs scored and a stolen base. The Eagles (2-1) play at Fairmont on Thursday.
BLHS 3, Sleepy Eye 2
HECTOR — Buffalo Lake-Hector-Stewart defeated Sleepy Eye 3-2 on Tuesday in a Tomahawk Conference softball game.
Jadah Borth earned the win for BLHS with 17 strikeouts and allowing two hits and two walks.
Sleepy Eye was led in hitting by Emma Fischer, who went 1 for 2 with two stolen bases and McKenna Strong, who went 1 for 3 with an RBI and a stolen base.
Sleepy Eye’s Kathryn Schroepfer was the losing pitcher with eight strikeouts and giving up five hits and five walks.
Sleepy Eye plays a double header at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday at Gibbon-Fairfax-Winthrop. BLHS plays a double header at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday at New Ulm Cathedral.
Cathedral 11, Wabasso 5
WABASSO — New Ulm Cathedral defeated Wabasso 11-5 in a Tomahawk Conference softball game on Tuesday.
For Wabasso, Megan Rothmeier had a double and a single. Jenna Frank had a pair of hits and two runs scored. Cora Eichten had a hit and a pair of walks. Sarah Franta took the loss, giving up five earned runs.
Cathedral did not report any statistics.
Wabasso 1-5 plays Buffalo Lake-Hector-Stewart in a doubleheader Thursday. Cathedral plays MVL in a doubleheader on Thursday at Harman Park.
New Ulm Cathedral 0
WABASSO — Wabasso blanked New Ulm Cathedral in a Tomahawk Conference baseball game on Tuesday.
Ethan Mixdorf allowed three runs in two innings to take the loss for Cathedral.
Carter Benz pitched three innings to earn the win for the Rabbits.
Josh Seidl had two hits for Cathedral and Colby Wall had two hits for Wabasso.
SE 3, BLHS 2
BLHS 5, SE 4
SLEEPY EYE — Sleepy Eye and Buffalo Lake-Hector-Stewart split a Tomahawk Conference doubleheader on Tuesday.
In the first game, Kaden Strong delivered the game-winning RBI that scored Ethan Fischer in the bottom of the seventh as Sleepy Eye won. Strong was 2 for 3 with a double and a run and Nathan Walter was 2 for 3. Jacob Berg earned the win, going 6 1/3 innings, striking out nine and allowing six hits.
Ben Dornseif took the loss for the Mustangs. He allowed 10 hits in six innings and he struck out five and walked four.
For BLHS, Nathan Schultz was 2 for 3 with a double and two RBIs. Caden Homan was 1 for 4 with a run scored.
Jackson Huiras took the loss in the second game, allowing two earned runs in five innings. He struck out five.
For Sleepy Eye, Matthew Sellner was 2 for 3 with a double and an RBI and Fischer was 1 for 3 with a run scored.
Brandon McColley was 2 for 3 with a double and an RBI for the Mustangs and Elijah Stifter was 1 for 4 with an RBI and a double.
Sleepy Eye hosts Gibbon-Fairfax-Winthrop on Thursday in a doubleheader.
Nicollet 14, JWP 4
NICOLLET — Nicollet defeated Janesville-Waldorf-Pemberton in a Valley Conference baseball game on Tuesday.
Ben Radke was 2 for 4 with two runs scored and two RBIs. Logan Shay drove in two runs for the Raiders.
Cleveland 2, Madelia 0
MADELIA — Cleveland defeated Madelia in a Valley Conference baseball game on Tuesday.
Madelia had just three hits in the game.
Al Hennis pitched two innings and took the loss. He allowed three hits and two runs, striking out two and walking two. Logan Anderson struck out five in four innings for Madelia.
Madelia (3-3) plays a home game in Searles against Martin County West on Thursday.