Tuesday, April 7, 2020


When two teams, in this case the Byron Bears and the Austin Packers, with the same record, 2-3, face each other it’s usually a close game. However, last week’s contest proved to be an outlier as Byron throttled Austin 42-13 on Friday, Oct. 4.             Byron Head Coach Ben Halder said the coaches...
While a game of volleyball between two schools may not seem like a big deal to most high schools, it is for the students at Zumbro Education District (ZED) Area Learning Center (ALC) as they took on the students of the Rochester ALC on Friday, Oct. 4. Blooming Prairie is a part of the ZED. Andrew...
The Hayfield cross country team headed to Zumbrota last week for their second to last regular meet of the season.  Head Coach Kellie Baker said the cross country season is really winding down and it’s crazy how fast this season overall has gone.  “Everyone continues to improve during practice and...
Thursday saw the Byron Boys Soccer team suffer a narrow 2-1 loss at Winona against the Winhawks.  Coming off an emotional and historic win against Lourdes on Tuesday night, Bahr said the team came out a little flat and Winona came out hard charging. “They seemed to interrupt every possession...
Triton quarterback Austin Melder tries to push aside St. Charles defender Dustin Zillmer during last Friday’s football game.
After being upset by Triton in last year’s playoffs, the St. Charles Saints used that extra motivation to fuel their 12-point comeback and eventually beat the Cobras 22-19 on Friday, Sept. 27.             Triton got the scoring started when running back Parker Boe ran it in from 10 yards out. A...
Kasson-Mantorville’s Alex Jennissen breaks up a pass intended for Byron’s Ben Stienessen.
The game started out as a defensive battle, but after that it was all Kasson-Mantorville as they scored three third quarter touchdowns to beat Byron 31-12 on Friday, Sept. 27.             The KoMets got the scoring started when Aaron Winkle drilled a 28-yard field goal attempt in the middle of the...
The Wabasha-Kellogg Falcons fought hard and kept the game close in the first half, but the Hayfield football team scored 12 points in the second half en route to a 19-0 victory on Friday, Sept. 20. Vikings’ Head Coach Jeff Snider “On our first touchdown drive, we executed our gameplan and cut down...
Having won only two games last season, the 2019 Triton football team has eclipsed that mark in just four games by beating Dover-Eyota 34-20 on Friday, Sept. 20.             The Cobras scored the first touchdown of the game on a 27-yard touchdown pass from Austin Melder to Jaxon Sackett...
Peyton Wilke
This wasn’t the way they drew it up, but the Kasson-Mantorville football team seemingly hasn’t missed a beat despite two team members suddenly taking over two of the most important positions on their team.              With Head Coach Broc Threinen placed on administrative leave and Quarterback...
All night long it was hard fought game, but in the end it was the Mankato East Cougars who prevailed as they took advantage of a long interception return to score the game-winning touchdown and beat Byron 35-28. Byron Head Coach Ben Halder said he was pleased with how the Bears came out in the...


Steele County Times & DCI

Steele County Times
411 E. Main St.
P.O. Box 247
Blooming Prairie, MN 55917

Dodge County Independent
121 West Main St.
Kasson, MN 55944

Dodge County Printing
121 West Main St.
Kasson, MN 55944


Sign Up For Breaking News

Stay informed on our latest news!

Manage my subscriptions

Subscribe to Greer Citizen newsletter feed