New Ulm sweeps St. James Area

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NEW ULM — After a tough five-set loss to St. Peter on Tuesday, New Ulm High School rebounded with a sweep of St. James Area on Thursday in Big South Conference volleyball action. The Eagles won 25-21, 26-24, 25-13. “It definitely gives us the boost that we needed,” Eagles head coach ...

St. Mary’s sweeps Sleepy Eye in cross-town battle

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Prep volleyball St. Mary’s 3, Sleepy Eye 0 SLEEPY EYE — Sleepy Eye St. Mary’s swept Sleepy Eye 25-20, 25-12, 25-15 in a Tomahawk Conference volleyball match on Friday. Madison Mathiowetz had 13 kills, 13 digs and three blocks for the Knights and Jaci Domeier had 12 kills and 11 ...

Knights continue to roll through 9-man competition

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SLEEPY EYE — Unbeaten and ranked No. 4 in the state in 9-man football, the Sleepy Eye St. Mary’s football team is rolling past the midway point in the regular season. The Knights are 5-0 so far this year, averaging 37.2 points per game while allowing 7.2 ppg. And Kevin Currans ...

Fluegge, Lumberjacks win national tournament

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After defeating Triple Play on Sept. 23, New Ulm’s Myron Fluegge and his MN Lumberjacks 75+ AA softball team returned from Las Vegas, Nevada, with a national championship title. The MN Lumberjacks played from Sept. 20-23, compiling a 6-0 overall record to win their division at the 2021 ...

Dorn lifts Steel past Loons

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NEW ULM — They say that beauty is in the eye of the beholder. And if you ask New Ulm Steel coach Curtis Doell what was beautiful in the Steel’s 4-3 win over the Minnesota Loons Wednesday night, he would tell you it was a win. Parker Dorn’s goal at the 12:57 mark of the third period ...