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The WEM football team improved to 6-3 overall after a 34-8 win over Minnesota Valley Lutheran Tuesday, Oct. 22 in the Section 2A Quarterfinals in Waterville. Nolan Wetzel, Jaden Taylor, and Brant Melchert each scored rushing touchdowns. Matthew Van Houdt scored a touchdown on an interception return...

The Trojan girls soccer team poses with their second place Section 1AA trophy. (Photo courtesy of Emily Everson)

"If a team is going to beat you, you need to make them beat you at your best." That is a message Matt Anderson has told his New Prague High School girls soccer team many times during the season, and on Tuesday, Oct. 15, in the Section 1AA championship game, that’s just what happened as the...

New Prague’s Hannah Leverson competed in the JV race at the Wright County Conference championships. (Photo courtesy of Emily Everson)

The New Prague Trojan girls cross country team traveled to Baker National Golf Course in Medina for the Wright County Conference East Championships Tuesday, Oct. 15. The girls set a goal at the beginning of the season to place second at the conference meet. Looking at the "virtual meet" data, the...
The New Prague Mountain Bike Team raced in Detroit Mountain Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 5-6. It rained all day Saturday for the middle school races and left a muddy mess for Sunday’s high school races, but that didn’t stop the New Prague racers from shining. Middle Schooler Aidan Rosemeier took third...
Coming into Tuesday’s Section 3AAA showdown between ranked opponents, the No. 4 seed Tri-City United Titans and No. 5 seed Sibley East Wolverines, the TCU team thought it had a chance to move through the brackets. But at the end of the day, the Wolverines handed TCU another loss to end its season....

New Prague's Dylan Shimek (12) recovered this fumble late in the Trojans' loss to Waconia in the Section 2AAAAA playoffs Tuesday, Oct. 22.

The New Prague Trojans did not have an answer for the running game of Waconia in their Section 2AAAAA playoff game Tuesday, Oct. 22. The Wildcats gained 370 yards on the ground and more than a 2-to-1 advantage in time of possession as they ran over the Trojans 35-14 in New Prague. New Prague scored...
The New Prague Trojans received the No. 3 seed for the Section 2AAA volleyball playoffs, which were are scheduled to begin Wednesday, Oct. 23. Shakopee, Minnetonka, New Prague and Eden Prairie earned the top four seeds in the 12-team section and all receive first-round byes. They will host second-...

Junior Toryn Richards (#3) had 12 kills in a sweep of United South Central Thursday, Oct. 10. (Jay Schneider photo)

With one Gopher Conference match to play, the WEM volleyball team has already clinched at least a tie for the title. WEM was the 2018 conference champions. After a sweep of United South Central Thursday, Oct. 10, the Bucs improved to 6-0 in league play and earned at least a share of the 2019...

Brothers Travis (55) and Matthew (30) Van Houdt combine to tackle JWP quarterback Kobe Weimert during a 20-8 win for the Bucs Friday, Oct. 11. WEM will open playoff action Tuesday, Oct. 22 at home. (Jay Schneider photo)

The WEM football defense has been outstanding over the course of their current four-game win streak. Friday, Oct. 11 was no exception. The Bucs limited JWP to 136 total yards in a 20-8 District win over the Bulldogs. JWP senior running back Jagger Ignaszewski gained 126 yards rushing on 31 carries...
The TCU Titan Football Team is getting a home playoff game after going 1-7 on the season. The Section 3AAA game will take place on Tuesday, Oct. 22 at 7 p.m. at the TCU High School Athletic Complex. The Titans, #4 seed, will face Sibley East, #5 seed. Tri-City United lost its Wednesday, Oct. 16...

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