Fairmont earns redemption win over New Ulm

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FAIRMONT — After dropping a close 1-0 game at New Ulm this past Thursday, the Fairmont Cardinals got plenty of run support Tuesday in a home rematch with the Eagles. With 10 hits and just one error on defense, the Cardinals rolled to an 8-4 win over the Eagles in a Big South Conference ...

Fairmont girls take 3rd at Big South Championships

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MORTON — The Fairmont girls golf team took third out of 12 teams Monday at the Big South Conference Girls Golf Tournament, carding a 383. Blue Earth Area took first with a 355, while Redwood Valley took second (359). Redwood Valley’s Mile Jenniges was the medalist with a 71. BEA’s ...

Miller, Cards shut out Martin County West 2-0

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WELCOME — Brylee Miller pitched a complete-game shutout to lift the Fairmont Cardinals to a 2-0 win over Martin County West on Friday in a nonconference softball game. Miller didn’t have it easy as MCW’s pitcher Maddy Carlson kept the game a pitchers’ duel. Miller ended up allowing ...

Fairmont falls to New Ulm in pitcher’s duel

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NEW ULM — For six innings, New Ulm freshman left-hander Tanner Backer used his arm to keep Fairmont off of the scoreboard. In the bottom of the seventh, he used his bat to lift the Eagles to a Big South Conference win at the New Ulm High School Field. Backer sent Cardinals reliever Ben ...

Fairmont girls golf team takes 2nd in New Ulm

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NEW ULM — The Fairmont girls golf team placed second out of six teams at a Big South Conference East Division girls golf meet at New Ulm Country Club. BEA finished on top with a 359, followed by Fairmont (291), Waseca (414), St. Peter (432), New Ulm (479) and Jackson County Central ...