The Free Press
MANKATO — Mankato West relied on its short game and the two-hit pitching of junior right-handers Riley Bersaw and Luke Johnson to upend Waconia 10-2 Monday in nonconference baseball game at ISG Field.
Had you told Mankato East’s Matthew Werk he’d play one of the most important games of his baseball career for the Eagle Lake Expos with a broken wrist, he probably wouldn’t have believed you.
MANKATO — Teddy Petersen had two hits, including a solo home run, and the Minnesota State baseball defeated Sioux Falls 7-3 to win the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference championship Thursday at Bowyer Field.
MANKATO — Mankato West made its first appearance at the boys basketball state tournament since 2009, but the four Mankato boys and four girls high-school teams combined for 91 victories and a 64.5 winning percentage in this pandemic-shortened season.
Junior right-hander Tanner Shumski fired a one-hitter, and senior third baseman Ethan Fox smacked a pair of run-scoring doubles to lead Mankato West to a 12-1 Big Nine Conference baseball win over Mankato East on Friday at Wolverton Field.
The 14th-ranked Minnesota State baseball team had its bats silenced by a pair of Augustana University pitchers Wednesday, dropping both ends of a Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference doubleheader at Bowyer Field.
Even though she attends Mankato East, Mackenzie Schweim felt at home the first time she visited the Minnesota State women’s basketball program.
Modern front offices prefer cool to heated, studied to impulsive, refined to profane, understated to bombastic. They value restraint and control.
Every day, Tom Brown drives into work as the athletic director at Gustavus Adolphus, smiling as he sees the work being done on the expansion of Lund Center.
In this crazy 2021 of high school sports, when masks replaced pep bands and social distancing became more important than team bonding, it’s nice to know that the sports rivalry between Mankato West and Mankato East has been as interesting and entertaining as ever.
Alan Joseph Perrizo, age 87, passed away May 6, 2021 in Mapleton. Funeral services for Alan will be held at 11am on Friday, May 14 at SSPP Catholic Church. Visitation times will be held on Thursday from 4-7pm at Patton Funeral Home and one hour prior to services at church. Burial will take p…
104, passed Monday, May 3, 2021 at Heartland Senior Living in Truman. Service Friday, May 14, 2021 at 11 AM at St Paul's Lutheran Church, Amboy. Interment St. John's Lutheran - Willow Creek North Cemetery. Zaharia Funeral Home-Truman.
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