Sports

The Mayer Lutheran/Lester Prairie/Holy Trinity cross country team traveled to Norwood Young America on Tuesday, Sept. 9, and many of the runners posted faster times than previous meets. The Crusader girls finished 17th and the boys were 21st. Emily Berry led the girls by finishing 15th overall with a time of 16:48, an improvement of [...]

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In its home opener, the Mayer Lutheran football team clashed with the Central Raiders, in a game that saw both teams light up the scoreboard on Friday, Sept. 12. The teams combined for 42 points in an exciting fourth quarter, but the Crusaders were unable to muster a win, losing 56-35 to Central. “We had [...]

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The Mayer Lutheran girls’ soccer squad got big games from a couple of sophomores in a win at Glencoe-Silver Lake on Sept. 9, as Addie Luehrs and Kenzie Boozikee combined for three goals. After a scoreless first half, the Crusaders got the opportunity to get on the scoreboard with a penalty kick. Luehrs stepped up [...]

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The Mayer Lutheran/Watertown-Mayer boys soccer team is trying to find a way to get things going early, as they often come out flat in the first half before turning up the intensity and controlling the second half. “We are having a tale of two halves,” said coach Josh Hanley. “There is a 20 minute period [...]

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The Mayer Lutheran boys soccer team dropped to 0-2 on the season with a 3-0 loss to Metro United on Thursday. The Crusaders allowed all three goals in the first half before bouncing back with strong play in the second half. “Once again, we had a tough first half,” said coach Josh Hanley. “We have [...]

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The Mayer Lutheran/Central girls soccer team split a pair of games this past week, besting Bethany Academy on Saturday, Sept. 6 and falling to Rockford on Tuesday, Sept. 8 The Crusaders earned a 2-1 victory over Bethany Academy, before losing to a tough Rockford team. McKayla Lobitz scored both goals for the girls against Bethany [...]

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