Column: Loss of state tournament in New Ulm has many frustrated

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NEW ULM — The 2020 Minnesota State Amateur Baseball Tournament begins Friday in Springfield and Milroy. And if everything had gone as usual, those games would have been played here in New Ulm at Johnson and Mueller Parks. But instead of crowds coming to our city and both of our baseball ...

Area teams get ready for state tournament

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NEW ULM — The Hanska Lakers and the New Ulm Brewers open play this weekend in the 2020 Minnesota State Amateur Baseball Tournaments with games in Springfield. Hanska meets Foley, the runner-up from Region 11B, at 7:30 p.m. on Friday in Springfield. On Sunday, the New Ulm Brewers, ...

Co-Athletes of the Week • August 9-15

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Judd Davis • New Ulm Brewers Adam Sellner • Stark Longhorns • Davis hit a two-run home run in the top of the ninth against Hanska to help the Brewers break a 2-2 tie and give them an eventual 5-2 victory over Hanska. The win secured a berth in the state amateur tournament for New ...

Springfield preps for state amateur baseball tournament

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SPRINGFIELD — When the New Ulm City Council voted not to allow Johnson and Mueller Parks in New Ulm to be used for the 2020 Minnesota State Amateur Baseball Tournament because of concerns over COVID19, Springfield — which was to the third site and host eight ganes — is now preparing to ...

Nolan Kucera wins Junior PGA State Championship

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Submitted photo Sleepy Eye’s Nolan Kucera won the Minnesota Junior PGA “Minny Tour” State Championship on Monday in Minnetonka at the Lafayette Golf Club. He is coached by Caleb Christiansen. He also competed at several competitions all over the state this year and took first at ...

Hanska earns No. 3 seed

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HANSKA — Hanska earned the No. 3 seed from the Region 2C amateur baseball playoffs with a 6-4 victory over Stark on Saturday. Earlier in the week, Lamberton earned the No. 1 seed and New Ulm earned the No. 2 seed. The league also drafted players for the upcoming state tournament. Lamberton ...