September - May KNUJ Player of the Week KNUJ AM 860 at 10:10am


The Player of the Week Show is sponsored by Burger King, 1922 South Broadway, New Ulm.


Tune in Saturday mornings to KNUJ AM 860 for the Player of the Week Show at 10:10 am….and also heard on-line at  The show is broadcast live from Burger King on South Broadway in New Ulm. The show is hosted by Sports Director Tom Wheeler and co-hosted by Doug Robertson.

 To Nominate a Player of the Week, click here to download the PDF form.

Future Player of the Year Banquet dates are:  TBA

Banquets begin at 7 pm and are held at the Best Western Plus, New Ulm, following the fall and winter seasons.


 Players of the Week are listed below: 

October 22, 2016
Volleyball – Jenna Helget, Cathedral
Offensive Football – Jared Welch, Wabasso
Defensive Football – Kale Meendering, Springfield

Defense: Jake McCabe, St. Peter. Offense: Elijah Northquest, Nicollet. Missing, Volleyball: Jen Palmer, GFW

October 15, 2016
Volleyball – Vishe’ Rabb, Springfield
Offensive Football – Sam Hansen, Red Rock Central
Defensive Football – Devan Liebl, Wabasso

October 8, 2016
Volleyball – Jennifer Palmer, GFW
Offensive Football – Elijah Northquest, Nicollet
Defensive Football – Jake McCabe, St. Peter

October 1, 2016
Volleyball- Maddie Monahan, Glencoe/ Silver Lake
Offensive Football – Kevin Durham, Sibley East
Defensive Football – Jayden Fischer, Sleepy Eye 

September 24, 2016
Volleyball – Maddy Guetter of Wabasso
Offensive Football – Nathan Schroepfer of Sleepy Eye St. Mary’s
Defensive Football – Cole Wellmann of New Ulm 

September 17, 2016
Volleyball – Paige Rickert of Cedar Mountain/Comfrey
Offensive Football – Mitchell Fulton of Wabasso
Defensive Football – Jordan Osborne of Madelia

September 10, 2016
Volleyball – Anna Lux of Sleepy Eye St. Mary’s
Offensive Football – Jordan Hillesheim of New Ulm
Defensive Football – Cooper Martens of Nicollet 



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