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 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:  Tuesday November 10, 2015

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


Players of the Week are listed below: 

August 27, 2015
Offensive Football – Avery Bachman from St. Peter
Defensive Football - Noah Edwards from Minnesota Valley Lutheran 

September 5, 2015
Volleyball – Megan Krentz from Sibley East 
Offensive Football – Jordan Hillesheim from New Ulm Public
Defensive Football – Michael O’Callaghan from Springfield

September 10, 2015
Volleyball – Mariah Paulson from Buffalo Lake/Hector/Stewart
Offensive Football – Brady Halverson from St. James 
Defensive Football – Collin Kerkhoff from Cedar Mountain/Comfrey 

September 19, 2015
Volleyball – Abby Herding from Westbrook/Walnut Grove
Offensive Football – Josh Wong from MVL
Defensive Football – Jordan Osborne from Madelia

September 26, 2015
Volleyball – Vishe Rabb from Springfield
Offensive Football – Michael Skillings from New Ulm Cathedral 
Defensive Football – Jack Kortuem from Madelia   

October 1, 2015
Volleyball – Julia Beckius from St. James
Volleyball – Jamie Goblirsch from Wabasso
Offensive Football – Caleb Kemp from Wabasso
Defensive Football – James Herzog from New Ulm Cathedral







            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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                  Players of the week for October 18,2014 Volleyball player-Olivia Hass from St Peter. Missing: Offensive FB-Jacob Gangelhoff from Cathedral, Defensive FB-Ryan Fleischer from Springfield.

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    20 Oct 14
  • Ryan Fleischer

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    18 Oct 14
  • Jacob Gangelhoff

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    18 Oct 14
  • Olivia Hass

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    18 Oct 14
  • Lukas Bullert

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    13 Oct 14
  • Seth Kroells

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    13 Oct 14
  • Becca Schmitz

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    13 Oct 14
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                  Player’s of the Week for October 4, 2014: From Left to Right: Defensive Football-Cathedral’s Brandon Beranek, Offensive Football-Nicollet’s Dalton Elliott, Missing-Volleyball Player-LCWM’S Samantha Sorenson.

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    04 Oct 14