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Bucs thump the JCC Huskies 48-14

The Blue Earth Area Buccaneers celebrated their first home football game of the year by powering to a 48-14 victory over the Jackson County Central Huskies. “We challenged the guys to be physical,” BEA head coach Randy Kuechenmeister said. “They responded with a great team effort.” ...

Girls have tough week on the courts

The Bucs got back into the win column when they defeated New Ulm 6-1 at Schroeder Courts in Blue Earth on Sept. 23. Olivia Dutton picked up the first win for BEA with a 6-0, 6-0 win over Lana Braun. Ella Survis and Lauren Survis were next off the court with a 6-1, 6-1, victory over Marissa ...

Cross country teams run at Daly Park

The Blue Earth Area cross country teams traveled north to Daly Park in Blue Earth County to participate in the Maple River Invite on Sept 16. It was a windy, sunny day with temperatures in the mid-80s. The girls team tallied 113 points to finish in fifth place out of eight teams. Mountain ...

Sibley East pins tennis loss on Rebels

The United South Central Rebels girls tennis team hosted the Sibley East Wolverines on Tuesday, Sept. 21, and fell to the visiting squad by a 7-0 score. The closest match of the day was at No. 3 doubles, when the Rebel duo of Olivia Bungum and Addison Mithun took on Morgan Johnson and Amelia ...

USC falls to Blooming Prairie 33-6

On the stats sheet it looked like the football game between the United South Central Rebels and the Blooming Prairie Awesome Blossoms had been pretty close. Instead, the Rebels suffered a 33-6 loss to the Blossoms on Friday night, Sept. 17. The stats show USC had 281 total yards of offense ...

Volleyball team has close match against Cyclones

The United South Central volleyball team struggled against the New Richland-Hartland-Ellendale-Geneva Panthers last Tuesday, Sept. 21, and lost the match 3-0. The set scores were 25-14, 25-12, 25-18. “First, hats off to NRHEG, they played a great match, very clean and efficient in terms of ...

USC runs at Maple River

The United South Central Rebel cross country team competed at the Maple River Invitational on Thursday, Sept. 16. Merideth Klingbeil led the way for the Rebels, placing 22nd out of 51 runners, with a time of 27:05. Kayla Thunstedt was 28th with a time of 28:52, Lexi Johnson was 35th at ...

Bucs lose to St. James and St. Peter

Blue Earth Area fell to St. Peter 3-0 in volleyball action in Blue Earth, Thursday, Sep. 23. The Saints won 25-19, 25-17 and 25 15. The Saints jumped out to an early 6-0 lead in the first game and the Bucs could not overcome the deficit. BEA did get as close as four points when they cut St. ...

BEA finds chink in Knight’s armor

Blue Earth Area amassed 399 total yards of offense on their way to a 43-13 victory over the host Lake Crystal-Wellcome Memorial (LCWM) Knights on Saturday, Sept. 11. The game was originally scheduled for Friday, Sept. 10, but was moved to Saturday because of the availability of ...

Girls pick up three more victories

Blue Earth Area head tennis coach Konny Wolff altered her lineups before the Bucs played Waseca on Thursday, Sept.16 and the Maroon and Gold defeated the Bluejays 4-3. “We are working to find our best pairings for doubles before we get to post season,” Wolff said. “The girls played well ...