Stevens literally ‘sets’ North Union volleyball record

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ARMSTRONG — North Union junior Libby Stevens broke a school record in volleyball this fall by recording the Warriors’ No. 1 all-time single season set assist total of 592. Stevens broke former North Union standout Kate Anderson’s record of 585 set during the 2017-18 school year. “I ...

Fairmont earns back-to-back Section 3AAA football crowns

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NEW ULM — A back-to-back Class AAA state football qualifier. Fairmont earned its second consecutive Section 3 championship by producing a plus-4 factor in turnovers, while quarterback Brendan Schmidtke threw for 178 yards and four touchdowns to power the Cardinals by the Waseca Bluejays, ...

Bucs best Spartans for Section 2AA football championship

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JANESVILLE — A spot in the state football tournament was on the line. The top two seeds in Section 2AA duked it out at Janesville-Waldorf-Pemberton Football Stadium on Friday night, with the No. 1-seeded St. Clair/Loyola Spartans battling the No. 2-seeded Blue Earth Area Bucs. Both teams ...

Area four runners ready for state cross country meets

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FAIRMONT — Area state cross country qualifiers Macy Hanson, Katie Hartke, Josiah DeMaris and Jamesson Forsberg have grown accustomed to running in various atmospheric conditions throughout their high school careers. The Fairmont sophomore, Martin County West junior, ...

Fairmont, Waseca to clash for Section 3AAA football crown

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FAIRMONT — A classic rematch of contrasting offensive styles. No. 1-seeded Waseca will pit its bruising ground game against No. 2-seeded Fairmont’s high-octane air attack in Friday night’s 7 p.m. Section 3AAA football championship game on the artificial turf at New Ulm High ...

Cougars claw Mavericks in 2A volleyball quarterfinal

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ST. PETER — Nadia Meyers proved an unstoppable double-edged weapon for the No. 2-seeded Cedar Mountain volleyball lineup on Tuesday night. Meyers utilized her 5-foot-9 frame to distribute a match-best 32 set assists and knocked down eight kills for good measure to help power the Cougars to ...