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Ranweiler, Drill, Kamm advance to state semifinals for NUA

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REDWOOD FALLS — New Ulm Area senior Cole Ranweiler, junior Jaden Drill and freshman Parker Kamm all gave New Ulm wrestling fans something to cheer about Saturday at the 2021 State Individual Wrestling Preliminaries. As a result of their performances on Saturday at Redwood Valley High ...

New Ulm girls fall to Mound-Westonka

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MOUND — Mound-Westonka jumped to a 3-0 lead after the first period and went on to top New Ulm 8-2 Saturday night in the Section 2A title game Saturday night in Mound. McKenna Strong scored her sixth goal of the season and Julia Helget collected her 12th goal of the year for the ...

St. Mary’s boys advance to North finals

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SLEEPY EYE — The Sleepy Eye St.Mary’s boys’ basketball team downed Lester Prairie/Holy Trinity 88-73 on Saturday in the Section 2A, North Subsection semifinal bracket. The Knights will host Cleveland on Wednesday in the North Subsection championship game. Carson Domeier led ...

Knights knock off Indians in 2A playoffs

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SLEEPY EYE — The Sleepy Eye St. Mary’s girls’ basketball team got one step closer to the state tournament with a 77-49 rout of Sleepy Eye on Friday in the Section 2A, North Subsection playoffs on Friday. Madison Mathiowetz turned in another dominating performance, leading all scorers ...

Goblirsch advances to state gymnastics meet

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NEW PRAGUE — New Ulm’s Kayla Goblirsch advanced to the state gymnastics in the all-around, taking first in the beam (9.3) and first in the vault with a 9.1 at the Section 2A gymnastics meet on Friday. It is the third time Goblirsch has qualified for the state gymnastics meet in her ...

Wisconsin routs UNC, Williams falls to 29-1 in NCAA openers

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By Cliff Brunt AP Sports Writer WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — North Carolina coach Roy Williams lost his first opening-round NCAA Tournament game in 30 tries as ninth-seeded Wisconsin blew out his eighth-seeded Tar Heels 85-62 on Friday night. “I thought (Wisconsin) played very well ...

Hubmen get past Chargers in 2AA playoffs

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JORDAN — Jordan raced to a double-digit halftime lead and didn’t let Minnesota Valley Lutheran get within striking distance in the second half, defeating MVL 68-51 on Saturday in Section 2AA boys’ basketball action. Cold shooting ended up hurting the Chargers early on as they shot ...

Dragons end New Ulm’s season

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LITCHFIELD — Litchfield/Dassel-Cokato delivered the knockout punch to the New Ulm boys’ hockey season with a 6-0 victory over the Eagles on Saturday in the Section 3A semifinals. L/DC will now play Hutchinson in the section championship game on Wednesday The Dragons scored three goals ...

Knights advance in 2A playoffs

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SLEEPY EYE — Start strong and finish stronger. That’s what seemed to happen for the Sleepy Eye St. Mary’s boys’ basketball team as it raced to an early lead in the first half, only to lose it later. However, the Knights got that momentum back and defeated BOLD 73-60 in the Section ...

Eagles soar to big section victory

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NEW ULM — Braxten Hoffmann recorded a hat trick as the New Ulm Eagles fired 51 shots on Redwood Valley goaltender Camden Click and advanced in Section 3A with an 8-1 pasting of the Cardinals Thursday night at the New Ulm Civic Center. Jace Addy, Noah Wilmes, Keagan Schiro, Kadon Strong ...

Area roundup: Marshall eliminates New Ulm girls

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Girls’ Basketball Marshall 70, New Ulm 27 MARSHALL — Top-seeded Marshall eliminated eighth-seeded New Ulm from the Section 2AAA playoffs with a 70-27 win on Thursday night in girls’ basketball action. Daviney Dreckman led the Eagles with 10 points, while Bryn Nesvold had eight ...

Chargers move past TCU in Section 2AA

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NEW ULM — Minnesota Valley Lutheran downed Tri-City United 57-42 on Thursday in Section 2AA, North Subsection boys’ basketball action. MVL (13-4) is the No. 4 seed while TCU was the No. 5 seed. The victory means that the Chargers will play at 1 p.m. on Saturday against No. 1 seed ...

New Ulm Steel host games this weekend

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NEW ULM —The New Ulm Steel are home this weekend for games Saturday and Sunday. On Saturday, the Steel host Alexandria at 7:10 p.m. before hosting Granite City in a 3 p.m. game Sunday.

St. Mary’s coasts past New Ulm Cathedral

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SLEEPY EYE — By halftime of Wednesday’s Section 2A girls’ basketball game against New Ulm Cathedral, Sleepy Eye St. Mary’s junior Madison Mathiowetz had already outscored the entire New Ulm Cathedral team. Mathiowetz scored 25 points in the first half and finished with 34 points, ...

No. 4-seeded Sleepy Eye holds off CMC

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SLEEPY EYE — No. 4-seeded Sleepy Eye held off a late rally by fifth-seeded Central Minnesota Christian on Wednesday night to win 58-52 and move on in the Section 2A girls’ basketball playoffs. The Indians (12-7) will next travel to take on cross-town rivals Sleepy Eye St. Mary’s ...

New Ulm shuts out Minnesota River in 2A playoffs

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NEW ULM — They say that baseball is a game of inches, but the same thing could be said for the New Ulm Eagles girls’ Section 2A playoff hockey game against Minnesota River Tuesday night at the New Ulm Civic Center. New Ulm’s first two goals of the game were inches from being stopped ...

Cathedral girls down Cedar Mountain in 2A playoffs

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By Jeff Meder Journal Sports Writer NEW ULM — The New Ulm Cathedral girls’ basketball team survived to play another day as the Greyhounds defeated Cedar Mountain 61-38 on Tuesday in the first round of Section 2A tournament action. The Cougars ended their season 2-14. Cathedral ...

Area roundup: NUA sends 8 to state prelims Saturday

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Prep Wrestling Section 3AA Individuals REDWOOD FALLS — New Ulm Area will be sending eight wrestlers to the state individual wrestling preliminaries on Saturday at Redwood Valley after Tuesday’s Section 3AA individual tournament. The Eagles saw Parker Kamm (106), Logan Lee (113), ...

Springfield advances in 2A playoffs

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Girls’ basketball Springfield 52, GHEC/ML/T 38 GRANADA — Springfield knocked off Granada-Huntley-East Chain/Martin Luther/Truman in Section 2A, South Subsection girls’ basketball action on Wednesday. Brooklyn Sturm scored 16 points and Courtney Wendt scored 14 points. Maddy Digmann ...