Waseca volleyball sweeps Fairmont

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FAIRMONT — The Waseca Bluejays volleyball team hit on all cylinders in its 25-16, 25-16, 25-17 Big South Conference East Division win over the Fairmont Cardinals on Monday night at Cardinal Gym in Fairmont. “We’re all about team work and communication,” Waseca head coach Krissy ...

Lourdes shuts out Fairmont Area in girls soccer, 3-0

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ROCHESTER — Rochester Lourdes senior striker Rose Otto netted a pair of goals and netminder Addison Lange delivered a shutout to engineer the Eagles’ 3-0 soccer victory over the Fairmont Area Cardinals on Saturday. Otto scored the only goal of the first half of the nonconference clash at ...

Class AA No. 6 Huskies collar B.E. Area

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JACKSON — Jackson County Central coasted to a season-opening 42-13 victory over Lake Crystal-Wellcome Memorial and a 43-0 triumph over Worthington during a Week 2 football game. Ironically, the Huskies, who netted the No. 6 spot in last week’s Class AA state rankings, achieved the two ...

Fairmont’s Pooley one of top catches in southern Minnesota

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FAIRMONT — Fairmont wide receiver Levi Pooley gives opposing coaches nightmares as they prepare for a football game. How do they slow him down? In his first game this season against Tri-City United, Pooley caught five passes for 66 yards, and in Week 2 against Belle Plaine, he caught ...

Road-tested Buc netters serve 5-2 loss to Bluejays

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WASECA — Blue Earth Area continued its all-road schedule by netting a 5-2 victory over the Waseca Bluejays during Big South Conference girls tennis action Thursday in Waseca. Addison Armstrong required only a baker’s dozen games to defeat Bluejays opponent Sarah Haley at first singles, ...

Johnson, No. 5 Fairmont trample Albert Lea, 41-8

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ALBERT LEA — Fairmont running back Elijah Johnson made Albert Lea’s defensive linemen miss. Johnson made the Tiger linebackers miss. The 5-foot-9, 190-pound junior made the home team’s defensive secondary miss. “EJ was so elusive tonight, I’d better make sure the bus driver is aware ...