Area roundup: Cathedral wins big over BOLD


Cathedral 11, BOLD 1

BIRD ISLAND — New Ulm Cathedral ran past BOLD 11-1 on Friday in a nonconference baseball game. Cathedral scored three runs in the first and seventh innings and four runs in the fifth inning.

Levi Franta led the Greyhounds with a home run, two runs scored and five RBIs. Matt Seidl went 1 for 3 with two runs scored also for Cathedral, while Logan Mielke went 1 for 2 with one run scored and Caleb Forstner was 1 for 4 with a run scored and one RBI.

Brock Wellman had a double with two RBIs also for Cathedral, while Joey Schugel had a double, one run scored and two RBIs.

Colin Anderson earned the win, going six innings and giving up one run on five hits. He struck out six batters and walked two.

Cathedral (4-1) will host Springfield at 4:30 pm on Monday at Mueller Park.

St. Mary’s 9, LCWM 3

SLEEPY EYE — Sleepy Eye St. Mary’s downed Lake Crystal-Wellcome Memorial 9-3 on Friday in a nonconference baseball game.

Jonny Petermann was 2 for 3 with a double, two runs scored and one RBI for the Knights, while Mark Anderson went 2 for 3 with two RBIs also for the Knights, Merrick Mathiowetz went 2 for 4 and Kessler Severson was 2 for 4 with an RBI.

Tyler Mathiowetz was the winning pitcher. He went seven innings and gave up three runs, two earned, on three hits and five walks. He had four strikeouts.

St. Mary’s will host Wabasso at 4:30 pm on Monday.

Wabasso 10, Lakeview 1

COTTONWOOD — Wabasso defeated Lakeview 10-1 in a nonconference baseball game Friday.

Joe Liebl got the win for Wabasso, striking out 12 while allowing four hits and one earned run.

Kaysen Harms had two hits and an RBI with three stolen bases to lead Wabasso, while Jayden Remiger had a hit, two RBIs and three stolen bases.

Wabasso travels to Sleepy Eye St. Mary’s on Monday.

Madelia 18, GFW 4

(6 innings)

FAIRFAX — Madelia downed Gibbon-Fairfax-Winthrop 18-4 in six innings Friday in a nonconference baseball game.

The game was called after six innings due to the 10-run lead rule.

Tony Zaleski got the win for Madelia, getting four strikeouts while allowing one hit and two earned runs in 2 1/3 innings. At the plate, Jake Lehman had three hits and two RBIs, while Zaleski had three hits and three RBIs and Tate Becker and Evan Coil each had two hits and an RBI.

Owen Swenson took the loss for GFW, striking out two while allowing five hits and eight earned runs in 2 2/3 innings pitched. Layton Uecker-Hamnre was 2 for 4 at the plate, while Dylan Bernstein was 2 for 4 with two RBIs.

Madelia hosts Lake Crystal Wellcome Memorial on Tuesday. GFW hosts Buffalo Lake-Hector-Stewart.


Springfield 12,

MLA/Comfrey 2

(6 innings)

SPRINGFIELD — Springfield downed Mountain Lake Area/Comfrey 12-2 in six innings on Friday in a Tomahawk Conference softball game.

The game was called after six innings due to the 10-run lead rule.

Brooklyn Sturm went 4 for 4 with two doubles, four runs scored and one RBI to lead Springfield, while Emma Hauger went 3 for 4 with one double, two runs scored and two RBIs. Abby Groebner went 2 for 4 with two runs scored and three RBIs also for the Tigers, while Rachel Beadell went 2 for 4 with two RBIs and Jalivia Richert went 2 for 4 with two runs scored.

Richert earned the win, going six innings and giving up two runs, one earned, on seven hits.

Springfield will host Minnesota Valley Lutheran at 4:30 pm on Thursday in a doubleheader.

MCW 3, Madelia 1

WELLCOME — Martin County West defeated Madelia 3-1 in a Valley Conference softball game on Friday.

Maddie Carlson got the win for the Mavericks, striking out 10 while allowing three hits and one earned run in seven innings. At the plate, Abby Wohlhuter and Courtney Anderson each had a hit and an RBI for MCW.

Corban Tatro took the loss for Madelia, throwing seven strikeouts and allowing seven hits and one earned run in six innings. Tatro also led the Blackhawks at the plate, going 2 for 3 with an RBI.

MCW travels to United South Central on Monday. Madelia travels to play Buffalo Lake-Hector-Stewart on Saturday.

LCWM 12, Maple River 0

MAPLETON — Lake Crystal Wellcome Memorial cruised by Maple River 12-0 on Friday in a nonconference softball game.

Grace Thorson led the Knights, offense going 4 for 4. Addie Ahern added three hits, including a home run, and four RBIs. Sydney Kramer, Avery Voges and Ella Voges each added two hits, with Voges hitting a home run as well.

Voges acheived a milestone of getting her 100th hit in varsity action.

Voges was the winning pitcher, allowing two hits with 15 strikeouts.

LCWM (3-0, 1-0) will host Cleveland on Thursday.


New Ulm 7, Farmington 0

New Ulm 6, New Prague 1

NEW PRAGUE — New Ulm swept a nonconference boys tennis triangular against Farmington and New Prague, defeating Farmington 7-0 and New Prague 6-1 Friday.

No. 1 singles Mav Johnson, No. 3 singles Gideon Heinz, No. 4 singles Ian Schotzko, No. 1 doubles Joey Kotten and Dan Brownfield, No. 2 doubles Aaron Black and Ethan Neet and No. 3 Doubles Eli Dorschner and Isaac Dittmer all won both of their matches, while No. 2 singles Charlie Weidman won 6-0, 6-0 over Farmington’s Noah Batterman.

New Ulm hosts Fairmont on Monday.


SEU girls score 215 at Springfield invite

SPRINGFIELD — Sleepy Eye United’s Sam Price shot a 44 to medal as the SEU girls golf team finished with a 215 team score during a golf invitational at Springfield Golf Course on Friday.

Buffalo Lake-Hector-Stewart, Springfield and United South Central were incomplete on the girls side of the meet. USC won the boys side of the meet with a 168, followed by Springfield (183), SEU (187) and BLHS (250).

After Price, Springfield’s Mavri Winkelmann placed second with a 50, while SEU’s Ella Pollard finished fourth with a 55 and SEU’s Chloe Walter finished fifth with a 57.

On the boys side, SEU’s Nolan Kucera placed third with a 43, followed by Springfield’s Ben Potter in fourth with a 44.

SEU, BLHS and Springfield will both compete in the first leg of the Tomahawk Conference Championship on Monday at New Ulm Country Club.

Cathedral boys 181,

MVL boys 190

MVL girls 228,

Cathedral girls 244

FAIRFAX — The New Ulm Cathedral boys and Minnesota Valley Lutheran girls golf teams came away with wins as the two schools competed in a Tomahawk Conference golf meet Friday at Mayflower Golf Course.

The Cathedral boys defeated MVL 181-190, while the Charger girls defeated the Greyhounds 228-244.

Cathedral’s Owen Strei medaled for the boys, scoring a 40, while MVL’s Mackenzie Merseth medaled for the girls, shooting a 58.

Both teams will compete in the first leg of the Tomahawk Conference Championship on Monday at New Ulm Country Club.

Late Thursday


New Ulm girls tie for third at Mankato West quad

MANKATO — The New Ulm girls tied for third and the boys placed fourth in at a Mankato West quadrangular meet Thursday.

Mankato West won the both the boys and girls side of the meet. West scored 85 in the boys meet, followed by Waseca (38), Glencoe-Silver Lake (26) and New Ulm (13). The Scarlets girls scored 96, followed by Waseca (33) and New Ulm and GSL (12).

Easton Clark placed second in the boys long jump (19) and third in the boys 400 (55.88), while Sullivan Gusso (2:19.57) and Michael Hames (2:23.84) placed second and third, respectively, in the boys 800. The 4×400 team of Clark, George Gag, Gusso and Dain Barie won the boys event (3.44.13).

For the New Ulm girls, Kaelyn Eikanger placed third in the girls 400 (1:08.87), while Megan Gauert placed third in the girls 3,200 (14.39.27). Elizabeth Dake placed third in the girls discus (84-11) and Jesalyn Skoglund placed second in high jump (4-8). Kaitlin Donnay placed third in the girls pole vault (7-6).


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