Monday, December 5, 2022


PHOTO BY TAMMY KENNEDY Seniors Ben Nelson, left, and Reese Tripp, right, lead the Kasson-Mantorville KoMet’s onto the field Friday night for the Homecoming game.
To say the Kasson-Mantorville football team was too much for Albert Lea would be a tremendous understatement. The KoMets powered their way to a 46-0 pounding of the Tigers on Friday, September 23. K-M rolled off 392 yards of offense, 377 of them on the ground. Albert Lea produced just 14 total...
ROCHESTER — It was a 4-0 win for the Byron girls soccer team over Rochester John Marshall last Saturday, September 24. Payton Satzke recorded a goal and an assist, as the Lady Bears netted four second-half goals for the win. Byron: Aubrey Akervik, 1 goal; Marina Leigh, 1 goal; Payton Satzke, 1 goal...
PHOTO BY MARY NELSON Haeven Skjervem in the Hayfield volleyball game against Kenyon-Wanamingo.
The Byron volleyball team played two good matches last week, and they picked-up two good wins. On Tuesday, the Lady Bears defeated St. Peter, 3-1; and they beat Lake City, also by a tally of 3-1. St. Peter Match set scores were 25-23, 20-25, 25-19, and 25-14. Byron Stats: Gabby Gartner, 2 aces 12...
Photos by Karen M. Jorgensen K-M Teacher of the Year and Band Director Tony Boldt is a good sport as he gets a haircut during the pep fest. Below, he shows off one of the new “thunderboldt” designs in his hair.
PHOTO:  PHOTO BY WAYNE HENDRICKSON The robotics team walked the parade route with one of their robots.
Byron High School boys soccer team had a busy week, playing Monday, Tuesday and Thursday nights and going 2-1 through the string.  First up was a game Monday night in Red Wing and was highlighted by Junior Liam Schick scoring all four goals in a 4-1 win. Schick got his first one 4 minutes in,...
The Byron and Kasson-Mantorville/Triton cross country teams competed in the Rochester Mayo Invite 2022, on Thursday, September 15, at Eastwood Golf Course. Byron Girls 2.X Mile Run): 45 Taylor Matter, 20:54.97; 52 Kailey Schneider, 21:03.97; 79 Michaela Hamilton, 21:55.27; 85 Kylea Garas, 22:11.57...
Photo by Vanderpool Studios Byron senior Carter Geerts, #52, tackles a Winona pleyer in last Friday’s Homecoming game.
Nothing ventured, nothing gained. That was Byron Coach Ben Halder’s thought on Friday, September 16, in his team’s Homecoming battle on the gridiron with Winona. After scoring in overtime, the Bears went for the win, but the ensuing two-point conversion attempt was thwarted, as the Winhawks handed...
Byron’s girls soccer team defeated Pine Island/Zumbrota-Mazeppa, 3-0, on Thursday, September 15. Byron: Taylor Finney, 1 goal; Paige Halder, 1 goal, 2 assists; Ashlyn Rogne, 1 goal; Goalie Cadence Loughran had 2 saves. Pine Island/Zumbrota-Mazeppa goalie Annika Organ had 11 saves. KoMets soccer...
Photo by Vanderpool Studios Byron freshman Ella Nelson sets the ball to her sister, junior Alexis Nelson.
The Lady Bears split the week on the court, losing, 0-3, to Stewartville on Tuesday, September 13, and defeating Goodhue, 3-2, on Thursday, September 15. Stewie Match: set scores were 16-25; 17-25, and 21-25. Byron Stats: Gabby Cornejo, 3 digs; Kailani Schroeder, 13 assists, 6 digs; Gabrielle...


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