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The Waterville Indians will be making their second straight Class C State Amateur Baseball Tournament appearance. For more on the weekend games, check out the Sports page in this edition. Front row, left to right: Rich Rients, Kolin Rients, Ben Boran, Sam Stier, Tommy Gannon, Ty Kaus, Tucker Rients, and Riley Schultz. Back row, left to right: Dalton Grose, Nolan Grose, Colby Fessel, Thomas Hiller, Luke Sellner, Dallas McBroom, Jayson Schneider, Bladyn Bartelt, Shane Sellner, and Troy Stehr. Not pictured, Nate Lee. ( Jay Schneider Photo)

For the ninth time, the Waterville Indians amateur baseball team has reached the State Tournament. The Indians defeated Belle Plaine, 4-0 Sunday, August 4 in the game which clinched their second straight State appearance. The other years the Indians advanced to State were in 1933, 1994, 1999, 2000...

Austin Bachman scores for New Prague during their playoff game against St. Benedict Tuesday, July 30, at Jordan. (Chuck Kajer Photo)

New Market, St. Patrick, St. Benedict and Prior Lake have qualified for the State Class C Amateur Baseball Tournament, which begins Friday, Aug. 16, in Delano, Maple Lake and Dassel. New Market was the first team to earn its spot in the tourney with a 17-0 win over Faribault Tuesday, July 30. The...

Kyle Bergstrom (7) gives a fist bump to Scott Lyden after Lyden's three-run home run during New Market's 16-8 win over St. Patrick Sunday.

St. Benedict and New Market won their Region 3C playoff games Sunday, Aug. 4. St. Benedict’s win means Prior Lake will be the No. 4 seed from the region at the State Class C Baseball Tournament. St. Benedict will host St. Patrick on Wednesday, Aug. 7, at a site to be announced, in a loser’s bracket...
New Prague High School will induct four people into its Athletic Hall of Fame. Eric Dorzinski (football, hockey, baseball), Amanda Haeg (volleyball, basketball, track), Kacy Ambroz (hockey, softball) and Ron Gunderson (girls basketball coach) will be inducted during halftime of the New Prague-...

Tanner Oakes, shown in St. Benedict's win over New Prague on Tuesday, was the winning pitcher in the Saints' 2-1 win over Faribault Friday, earning the team a spot in the State Class C Tournament.

The Prior Lake Mudcats and St. Benedict Saints earned the final two berths into the state tournament from Region 3C with wins on Friday evening. Prior Lake’s Ben Morrison struck out nine and allowed just four hits in a 7-0 shutout over Lonsdale. Luke Weber, Cole Bjorge and Jake Lehrer each had two...

Montgomery first baseman Tyler Bednar makes the catch to retired a Lonsdale batter during a Region 3C tournament game Wednesday, July 31, in Montgomery. Lonsdale defeated Montgomery 10-8 to advance in the tournament. (Wade Young Photo)

Nick Spitt pitched six shutout innings and Matt Ambroz went 3-for-4 with a home run and a double to lead St. Patrick to an 8-2 win over Prior Lake Wednesday, July 31, in Veseli. With the win, St. Patrick joins New Market as two of four Region 3C representatives at the State Class C Tournament,...

New Prague's Austin Bachman scores during the Orioles' four-run fourth inning against St. Benedict. The Saints would rally do defeat the Orioles 8-6.

New Market became the first Dakota-Rice-Scott baseball team to qualify for the State Class C Tournament, which begins Friday, Aug. 16, in Delano, Maple Lake and Dassel. The Muskies defeated Faribault 17-0 in a winner’s bracket game in the Region 3C Tournament Tuesday, July 30. Tyler Bergstrom had a...
Before Sunday’s 39th annual Bun Run 5K race, the all-time fastest finish was set by Brandon Kotek, formerly of Montgomery, last year. He finished with a time of 17:11.62. This year, however a 22-year-old from St. Paul broke Kotek’s record by almost a minute. Tyler Sassenberg finished the race with...
After being rained out on Sunday, Faribault's Matt Lane and Montgomery's Johnny Krocak squared off in a pitcher's duel Monday, with both taking a no-hitter into the fifth inning. The Lakers' Mitch Johnson got the game's first hit in the bottom of the fifth with a leadoff double and he eventually...
Prior Lake, New Market and St. Patrick won their first round games in the Region 3C Playoffs Sunday, July 28. A fourth game, Montgomery at Faribault, was postponed due to rain and will be played at 8 p.m. Monday, July 29, in Faribault. Sunday’s results: Mudcats 3, Orioles 1 All runs were scored...

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