Fairmont football reigns in Homecoming win over New Ulm

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FAIRMONT — Brendan Schmidtke did not run for Homecoming king, but Fairmont’s senior quarterback reigned over Mahoney Field during Friday night’s Week 5 football game against New Ulm. Schmidtke proved perfect passing, completing all eight of his first-half throws for a game-best 152 ...

Fairmont tennis nets No. 2 seed in sectional

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FAIRMONT — The Fairmont Cardinals and the Blue Earth Area Bucs each netted first-round home girls tennis meets in Section 2A Team Meet action starting Monday. No. 2-seeded Fairmont opens the sectional team quarterfinals by playing host to No. 7-seeded United South Central at 4:30 p.m. at ...

Walters tabbed Fairmont track & field coach

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FAIRMONT — It’s official. Jesse Walters was named the Fairmont Cardinals’ head track & field coach when the school board approved the motion during Tuesday’s meeting. “Jesse is a home grown guy,” Fairmont activities director Mat Mahoney said. “He helped the 2008 (boys ...

Cardinals defuse Bombers in soccer match, 4-1

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FAIRMONT — Fairmont Area’s Jack Sadusky scored twice, but only got credit for one goal, while Cardinal teammate Matthew Kotewa delivered a two-goal performance on Thursday night. Erick Gonzalez-Godoy contributed a goal to Kotewa’s and Sadusky’s point-producing efforts to power ...

B.E. Area beats Trojans in tennis; Fairmont bests Redwood Valley

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BLUE EARTH — The Blue Earth Area Bucs’ girls tennis team concluded its regular season on Thursday, hosting the Worthington Trojans at the Hal Schroeder Courts in Blue Earth. The Bucs extended their winning streak to four after beating the Trojans, 6-1. “We’ll play any team right ...