Knights get past Mustangs in 9-man

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HECTOR — Sleepy Eye St. Mary’s remained unbeaten with a 16-14, come-from-behind victory over Buffalo Lake-Hector-Stewart on Friday in 9-man football action. The Mustangs took a 6-0 lead on a 3-yard touchdown by Ashten Bergstrom in the first quarter, then led 14-0 after Hayden VanderVoort ...

Area roundup: Springfield rolls past Sleepy Eye 57-6

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Prep Football Springfield 57, Sleepy Eye 6 SPRINGFIELD — Springfield ran away with a 57-6 win over Sleepy Eye on Friday night in Southwest District, East Subdistrict football action. The Tigers were led by Brendon Buerkle, who threw for 257 yards and seven touchdowns while also rushing ...

WarHawks down Steel 5-2

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WILLMAR –– The Willmar WarHawks downed the New Ulm Steel 5-2 on Friday night in NA3HL action. Bauer Barry and Marcus Mack each scored a power-play goal for the Steel, with Zach Maillette assisting on both goals. Barry and Mack also each had an assist. Nolan Lacosse stopped 39 Willmar ...

Greyhounds run past Chargers on Homecoming

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NEW ULM — When Minnesota Valley Lutheran’s quarterback Luke Thompson hooked up with Josh Giefer for a 39-yard touchdown pass at the end of the first half, it cut New Ulm Cathedral’s lead to 12-8 at halftime. But Cathedral used a dominating third quarter, scoring two touchdowns to go on ...

Eagles stop Crusaders

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NEW ULM — With the playoffs coming up, the New Ulm girls’ soccer team wanted to enter postseason play with a little momentum on its side. The Eagles (5-8-2) offense dominated Mankato Loyola and defeated the Crusaders 6-0 in a Big South Conference match at New Ulm High School. Livia ...