Big third-inning lifts Eagles by Knights in UMAC softball

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NEW ULM — If wiping away the top of the third inning, Friday evening’s game against the University of Northwestern would’ve been more interesting for Martin Luther College heading into the bottom of the seventh. The Knights had chances to do damage control after that top of the third ...

Area roundup: Madelia scores 37 runs in rout of Alden-Conger

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PREP BASEBALL Madelia 37, AC/GE 3 (5 innings) MADELIA — Madelia opened its baseball season with a football score on Thursday, rolling over Alden-Conger/Glenville-Emmons 37-3 in five innings in a Valley Conference baseball game. Evan Coil led the Blackhawks with a 5-for-5 day at the ...

MVL completes comeback, tops GFW 14-11

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NEW ULM — Minnesota Valley Lutheran came from behind to defeat Gibbon-Fairfax-Winthrop 14-11 on Thursday in a Tomahawk Conference softball contest. It was the first game of the season for both teams. It was a run-fest from the start of the game to near the end of it. Defense was a ...

Mankato West holds off New Ulm in boys tennis

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NEW ULM — It wasn’t the victory the New Ulm boys tennis team had hoped to start the 2024 season off with on Thursday against Mankato West, but there were plenty of good things for the Eagles to take away from the 5-2 loss against a tough Section 2AA opponent. The Eagles (0-1) got wins at ...

Schugel’s walk-off single lifts Greyhounds past Indians

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NEW ULM — Joey Schugel’s two-out bloop single with two outs in the bottom of the seventh inning scored Caleb Forstner from second and gave New Ulm Cathedral a 7-6 win over Sleepy Eye Thursday afternoon in a Tomahawk Conference baseball opener at Mueller Park. Jake Finstad got the win in ...

New Ulm High School 2023-24 senior letter winners

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Submitted photo/information Pictured are the 2023-24 senior letter winners for New Ulm High School. The senior letter winners will be celebrated at the 70th annual New Ulm Club Athletic Banquet, which will take place on April 13. The banquet will also name an Outstanding Male and Female ...