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The Mayer Lutheran boys soccer team had a lot of young players this year and finished with a 2-9 record. Though the Crusaders were below .500, they saw some good things and have reason to look forward to next year. “It wasn’t exactly what we envisioned,” said coach Josh Hanley. “It’s not a disappointment, just […]

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The Waconia boys soccer team faced much adversity this past year, losing numerous players to injury and playing in many close games, including a 2-1 Oct. 7 loss to Providence Academy in the section playoffs. The Wildcats finished the season 5-12, which wasn’t as well as they would have liked. “It was probably a little […]

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by James Stitt WACONIA PATRIOT After finishing the season around .500, the Mayer Lutheran volleyball team has caught fire, cruising through the Section 4A tournament en route to a berth in the state tournament. The Crusaders defeated Heritage Christian Academy on Oct. 28 on the road and New Life Academy of Woodbury on Oct. 30 […]

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Two Waconia cross country runners are headed to the state meet after both athletes qualified at the section meet in Hutchinson on Oct. 23. Junior Alex Carrabre is headed back for his second state appearance, while senior Alora Rands is making her first trip to state. Rands said that going into the race, she considered […]

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After beating Buffalo Lake-Hector-Stewart (BLHS) 26-6 in the first round of the Section 4A tournament on Oct. 21, the Mayer Lutheran football team faced off against the undefeated Minneapolis North Community Polars on Oct. 25. Although the Crusaders kept it close early, electric plays from the Polars’ quarterback could not be overcome, and Minneapolis North […]

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The Mayer Lutheran volleyball team has moved on to the Section 4A semifinals, after a pair of 3-0 home victories versus North Lakes Academy on Oct. 22 and St. Agnes on Oct. 24. LHS vs. North Lakes Academy The Crusaders opened the section tournament with a win versus North Lakes Academy. Mayer Lutheran won in […]

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