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The outcome of last Friday night’s football game between Jordan and Watertown-Mayer was known well before the final horn sounded. Once Hunter Hulley’s 25-yard fumble return for a touchdown gave Watertown-Mayer a 35-14 lead, the last 7 minutes and 8 seconds of the fourth quarter seemed almost irrelevant for the Royals. There was only one [...]

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In the last home game of the regular season, the Mayer Lutheran football team hosted Minnesota River Conference rival Watertown-Mayer on Oct. 11. The Royals kept the Crusaders off balance and led the entire game, taking down LHS 27-17. Mayer Lutheran head coach Dean Aurich said Watertown-Mayer took advantage of the Crusaders’ mistakes and controlled [...]

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With tough winds and a few too many penalties, the Waconia football team fell 42-28 at Glencoe-Silver Lake on Oct. 11. “We moved the ball well at the start, then just got negated by a couple penalties,” WHS head coach Sam Baker said. “Then we just got stuck on our own end with that wind.” [...]

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One year ago, Mayer Lutheran dashed Watertown-Mayer’s conference title hopes with a win in Watertown on the final Wednesday of the regular season. The Royals weren’t about to let the Crusaders spoil their title hopes two years in a row. Watertown-Mayer beat Mayer Lutheran on the road on Friday, Oct. 11, earning a 27-17 victory [...]

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Through rain and mud, the Mayer Lutheran football team persevered last week, taking down Jordan 14-13 and picking up its fourth win of the season. Neither team was able to score in the first quarter. Jordan was first on the board with a 90-yard run for a touchdown in the second quarter. Mayer Lutheran responded [...]

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Waconia alum Josh Sinnen was recently recognized as the Upper Midwest Athletic Conference’s Offensive Player of the Week. Sinnen, who is a junior nursing major at the University of Northwestern in St. Paul, was recognized for his efforts on the UNW football team, as the Eagles defeated Crown College 27-14 for homecoming on Sept. 28. [...]

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