Longsox shut out Indians

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SLEEPY EYE — The Lamberton Longsox shut out the Sleepy Eye Indians 7-0 on Friday night in Tomahawk East League amateur baseball action. Lamberton was led at te play by Luke Wilhite and Tyler Reiner, who each had a pair of hits. Wilhite also drove in a pair of runs, while Isaac Jenniges ...

Country Club ready for New Ulm Invitational

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NEW ULM ­ — Last year, New Ulm Country Club was set to celebrate the 60th anniversary of its New Ulm Invitational Tournament with some extra events and entertainment. When COVID-19 shut everything down last year, those plans, along with the tournament itself, were pushed back. The ...

Tigers topple Raiders, return to state tournament

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NORTH MANKATO — For the first time since 2006, the Springfield Tigers are headed to the Class A State Softball Tournament. The fourth-seeded Tigers punched their ticket to state this year after a 6-4 win over third-seeded Nicollet on Thursday at Caswell Park in the Section 2A finals. The ...

Tigers advance to state tournament

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MANKATO — It took a little longer than they wanted, but Springfield advanced to the state baseball tournament for the first time since 2016 after the Tigers defeated BOLD in the second game of the Section 2A finals, 4-1. Jakob Nachreiner earned the win in the decisive game, pitching five ...

Sleepy Eye VFW splits DH with St. James

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ST. JAMES — Sleepy Eye VFW Post 800 split a doubleheader with St. James on Wednesday, losing the first game 7-1 before winning the second game 7-1. In Game 1, Brandon Schmitz took the loss, allowing four earned runs with three strikeouts. Conor Strong was 1 for 2 with an RBI in that ...