Cardinals to open girls hockey season on the road

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FAIRMONT — It’s been a quick progression amid the high school girls hockey coaching ranks for Eric Householder during the past 12 months. Householder opened the 2021-22 campaign in his familiar role as Fairmont Area’s varsity assistant coach and later was tabbed interim head coach ...

Backer powers Chatfield to state quarterfinal win over B.E. Area

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ROCHESTER — The Blue Earth Area Buc football team saw its season come to an end on Thursday night on the Rochester Mayo High School field in Rochester after losing 35-6 to the defending Class AA state champion Chatfield Gophers. The Gophers (11-0) advance to play Eden Valley-Watkins in the ...

B.E. Area to face Chatfield in Class AA state quarterfinal

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BLUE EARTH — The Blue Earth Area Buc football team plays the defending state champion Chatfield Gophers in a Class AA state quarterfinal at 7 p.m. tonight at Rochester Mayo High School’s field. “They like to run the ball,” said BEA head coach Randy Kuechenmeister. “They have a very ...

Fairmont 12U girls hockey opens season with 2 wins

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FAIRMONT — The Fairmont 12U girls hockey team opened the season with back-to-back wins at Martin County Arena last weekend in Fairmont. Goalie Alexis Sundeen tallied seven saves to net the shutout to engineer Fairmont’s 5-0 triumph over Luverne last Saturday. Kennedy Murphy and Lauren ...