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TMB offense too much for Chargers

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NEW ULM — After Friday night’s 44-21 Southwest District homecoming loss to Tracy-Milroy-Balaton, Minnesota Valley Lutheran head coach Jim Buboltz told his players that they looked lost and unfocused at times during the game. The Chargers scored the first touchdown of the game, then ...

Homecoming Parade

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New Ulm High School’s 2019 homecoming royalty Brandon Ocampo and Rachel Hohensee wave to homecoming parade spectators on North Highland Avenue before the homecoming football game Friday. See more photos on page 8A.

Adrian blanks Cathedral, GFW coasts to 63-0 win over LSH

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Adrian 34, Cathedral 0 ADRIAN — Adrian defeated New Ulm Cathedral 34-0 on Friday in a Southwest District East Subdistrict football game. Cathedral was led on defense by Chris Knowles, who had 16 tackles, one sack and a forced fumble. Josh Kretsch and Cole Schwartz also each had eight ...

Jordan holds off New Ulm 33-14

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NEW ULM — Noah Milhouse passed for two, first half touchdowns and ran for another as Jordan built a 27-14 halftime lead and then scored on a late fourth quarter interception to New Ulm 33-14 Friday night in a South Central District-Red Division game. Milhouse scored on runs of 1 and 9 yards ...

Fischer win girls’ C-C meet

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SLEEPY EYE — Sleepy Eye St. Mary’s-Sleepy Eye-New Ulm Cathedral’s Clare Fischer took first overall on the girls’ side of the cross-country meet at Sleepy Eye Golf Course on Thursday. Fischer won the event in 19:51, ahead of Wabasso’s Chloe Haven (20:07). Minnesota Valley ...

Johnson earns 100th career victory for New Ulm

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Girls’ soccer New Ulm 8, Mankato Loyola 0 NEW ULM — New Ulm girls’ soccer coach Jonathan Johnson earned his 100th career victory as the Eagles shut out Mankato Loyola on Thursday in the regular-season finale. Paige Kalis, Brynn Nesvold, Madison Roufs and Lydia Reinarts all scored two ...

Tigers earn sweep over Cougars

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SPRINGFIELD — Springfield made short work of Cedar Mountain on Thursday night in Tomahawk Conference volleyball action, rolling to a 25-11, 25-10, 25-15 win. Cylee Graff led the Tigers’ (9-11, 2-4) attack with 14 kills and 10 digs, while Sydney Hauger had eight kills and three blocks ...

Carleton defeats MLC volleyball team in 4 sets

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Carleton defeats MLC volleyball team in 4 sets Volleyball NORTHFIELD — The Martin Luther College volleyball team dropped its match at Carleton 3-1 (20-25, 25-16, 25-9, 25-20). MLC controlled the first set on the way to a 1-0 lead in the match, but Carleton roared back with 25-16 and ...

Saints top Eagles in 4

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NEW ULM — St. James Area defeated New Ulm 14-25. 25-23. 25-22, 25-23 on Thursday in a Big South Conference volleyball match. It was the third consecutive loss by the Eagles. The fourth set had SJA jumping out to an 9-4 lead. New Ulm battled back, tied it and held a lead during the middle ...

Russian-born players look to make impact for Steel

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NEW ULM — For the first time in the history of the New Ulm Steel, two Russian-born players are on the roster. Denis Denisov and Stanislav Danaev are forwards this season. Denisov was born in Khabarovsk, Russia while Danaev is from Moskova, Russia. “Danaev played last year for the ...

MLC soccer roundup: MLC men tie with Crown

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Men’s soccer MLC 2, Crown 2 ST. BONIFACIUS –– Two overtime periods weren’t enough for Martin Luther College or Crown College on Wednesday night in nonconference men’s soccer action, as the two teams ended the night with a 2-2 tie. MLC (3-6-2) trailed 1-0 after the first half ...

Saints sweep New Ulm

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NEW ULM — The last time New Ulm faced St. Peter, the Eagles came away with a five-set victory over their Big South Conference rivals in St. Peter. The Eagles, who entered Tuesday’s match against the Saints unbeaten in the Big South, saw their first setback of the conference season as ...

Cathedral outlasts Springfield in 5 sets

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NEW ULM — New Ulm Cathedral downed Springfield 25-22, 22-25, 25-17, 18-25, 15-13 on Tuesday in Tomahawk Conference volleyball action. Both teams kept things close for roughly the first one-quarter of the fifth set. Springfield tied it at 5-5 on a Cathedral unforced error. A ...

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK • Sept. 22-28

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Mara Weisensel Sr. MH, MVL • Weisensel led MVL with 12 kills in a sweep over Lester Prairie/Holy Trinity on Monday in Lester Prairie. • Last Tuesday at New Ulm Cathedral High School, Weisensel set two school records and helped lead MVL to a 3-2 comeback win over the Greyhounds. She ...

MLC has 3 athletes win UMAC weekly honors

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Information courtesy of MLC Athletics Football NEW ULM — Martin Luther College junior running back Joshuah Kren was named Upper Midwest Athletic Conference Football Offensive Player of the Week on Monday. Kren won the honor after finishing with 215 total yards and three touchdowns in ...

MVL powers past Nicollet in 3

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NICOLLET — Minnesota Valley Lutheran defeated Nicollet 25-15, 25-15, 25-21 on Monday in a nonconference volleyball match. Mara Weisensel had 17 kills to lead MVL and Maddie Pearson had 32 set assists and eight digs. Emma Nelson had seven kills and 10 digs and Lily Mohror finished with seven ...