MANKATO — Senior running back Trevor Pomeroy rushed for 224 yards and scored two touchdowns Friday night as No. 4-ranked Winona used a game-ending 35-point surge to gain a 49-14 Big Southeast District win over Mankato East at Wolverton Field.
JANESVILLE — Ben Ellingworth threw for 133 yards and two touchdowns and ran for 192 yards and a score as the St. Clair/Mankato Loyola football team defeated Janesville-Waldorf-Pemberton 30-12 on Friday night.
PRIOR LAKE — Mankato West took second, and St. Peter was fourth at the six-team Prior Lake Invitational swimming and diving meet on Saturday..
CRYSTAL — Jett Oachs finished second overall, leading the Mankato East boys cross country team to a second-place finish in the 20-team Ron Kretsch Invitational at Basset Creek Park.
It would have been easy for St. Clair/Loyola football coach Dustin Bosshart to have quarterback Ben Ellingworth take a knee with a five-point lead and 21 seconds remaining in the first half on the Spartans 43-yard line.
LUVERNE — The Maple River football team scored two fourth-quarter touchdowns to tie the game and defeated Luverne 27-21 on Caden Ochsendorf’s 1-yard run in overtime Friday night.
MANKATO — The Mankato East boys soccer team came into Thursday evening’s game against Rochester John Marshall having scored just one goal in its previous four games — all losses.
MANKATO — Mankato East’s passing game has been a work in progress for quite a while, but on Friday, the Cougars may have found some answers through the air in a 27-7 victory over Kasson-Mantorville at Wolverton Field.
An inconsistent passing game hindered the Mankato West volleyball team Tuesday night, as Rochester Mayo came away with a 25-8, 23-25, 25-16, 25-18 Big Nine Conference victory at the West gym.
ALBERT LEA — Olivia Denzer and Morgan Kelly were each part of three first-place finishes as the St. Peter girls swimming and diving team won a nonconference meet 94-80 over Albert Lea on Tuesday.
Two weeks ago, Jared Grams was competing with sophomore Jacob Eggert to be Mankato East’s starting quarterback, but last week at a scrimmage, Eggert injured his knee, leaving Grams to start the season-opener.
MANKATO — Mankato West’s Olivia Leonard part of four first-place finishes, and Sarah Patenaude was part of three on Thursday in a 97-87 Big Nine Conference loss to Rochester Century at the Minnesota State pool.
MANKATO — The Mankato East/Loyola girls swim team defeated Red Wing 94-87 in a Big Nine Conference meet on Thursday, with Eve Anderson, Maddie Hogue and Kaylee Sivertsen each winning a pair of events at the East Pool.
MANKATO — Jett Oachs of Mankato East took first place and the Cougars boys team won its season-opening cross country meet on Tuesday at East High School.
After honing her skills on the junior varsity last year, senior Ana Christofferson will get the title of Miss Versatility on this season's Mankato East volleyball team.
After getting her feet wet a year ago, Mankato West senior defensive specialist Zoe Koberoski is ready to dive in as the Scarlets prepare for Saturday’s season-opening volleyball match against Marshall in Redwood Falls.
EAGAN — The Mankato West football team will play a home game this season at TCO Stadium at the Minnesota Vikings’ training facility as part of the Vikings Prep Spotlight program.
The field lights were visible from a few miles away, drawing out-of-towners and locals to this event, where Friday Night Lights met Midnight Madness.
Harry Thorau, 86, retired LeSueur Police Chief died 9/8. Services, Friday, 9/20 at 11 a.m. First Lutheran Church in LeSueur. Inurnment at a later date in New Ulm City Cemetery. Visitation 1 prior to services at church. Koldenfuneralhome.com
Janet C. Schultz, age 78 of St. Peter, died Thursday, September 12, 2019. Funeral: 11:00 am Tuesday, September 17, 2019 at St. Peter Lutheran, St. Peter. Visitation: 4:00-7:00pm Monday and 10:00am Tuesday at church. www.saintpeterfuneralhome.com.
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