September - May KNUJ Player of the Week KNUJ AM 860 at 10:00am


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


 Tune in Saturday mornings, September through May, 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: November 11 , 2014.

Banquets begin at 7 pm and are held at the Holiday Inn, New Ulm, following the fall and winter seasons.


Players of the Week for the fall sports season are listed below: 

September 27
Volleyball – Mckenzie Tibbits from LCWM
Offensive Football – Matt Berkner from Sleepy Eye
Defensive Football –  Carter Krzmarzick from Sleepy Eye St. Mary’s

September 20
Volleyball – Jane Fraser from LeSueur/Henderson
Offensive Football – Carter Erickson from Springfield
Defensive Football – Andrew Radke from Nicollet 

September 13
Volleyball – Abby Herding from Westbrook/Walnut Grove
Offensive Football – Jordan Hillesheim from New Ulm
Defensive Football – Colin Bloemke from Nicollet 

September 6
Volleyball – Emily Bottem from St. James
Offensive Football – Brandon Helget from Sleepy Eye St. Mary’s
Defensive Football – Jake Denn from Madelia 

August 30, 2014
Volleyball ~ Ashley Tintes from Buffalo Lake/Hector/Stewart





            To view past “Player of the Week” or to view the “Player of the Year Banquet” please click on of the links below:


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    Player of the Week Show, March 15, 2014   Wrestler-Jared Willaby-Windom/Mountain Lake, Missing-Wrestler-Tanner Pasvogel from Sibley East.

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  • Tim Krueger

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    Three past Players of the Year were at Burger King, Saturday morning, for the Player of the Week show. From left to right: 2006 Wrestler of the Year, Travis Elg from Windom/MLBO. Elg is Co-Coach …

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    08 Mar 14
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    A couple of St Peter graduates and past Player’s of the Year watched the Saints win the Section 2AA Boy’s Basketball Championship, Friday night in Mankato. Girl’s Basketball Player of the Year in 2012, Katy …

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    08 Mar 14
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    Players of the Week for March 8, 2014: From left to right: Boys Basketball-Brendan Reese from St Peter, Wrestler-Vince Johnson from Windom/Mountain Lake, Missing-Girls Basketball-Carly Sigurdson from BOLD

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    08 Mar 14
  • Carly Sigurdson–BOLD

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    08 Mar 14
  • Vince Johnson–Windom/Mt. Lake

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    08 Mar 14
  • Brendan Reese–St. Peter

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