College is a time that many students discover who they are, what they stand for and what type of life they will lead after graduation. For many students it's what they learn outside of the classroom that is most impactful.
NORTHFIELD -- The College of Saint Benedict Softball team faced St. Olaf yesterday (Saturday) afternoon in a doubleheader. The Blazers fell to the Oles 4-3 in game one but came back and defeated them in a 9-0 win in game two. The Blazers have won five of their last six games...
The St. Ben's basketball team won 60-56 at Martin Luther College in New Ulm Monday night. The Blazers were led in scoring by Annie Dittberner with 19 points and Niki Fokken added 18 points for St. Ben's.
The St. Ben's volleyball team lost 3 games to 1 to Carleton Wednesday night. Scores were 25-19, 22-25, 25-19, 25-17. Laura Schmitt and Briana Schmeising each had 13 kills for the Blazers. St. Ben's falls to 12-5 overall and 5-1 in the MIAC.
The College of St. Benedict will soon be paying back a $600,000 donation given to them by convicted Ponzi Schemer Tom Petters. Petters agreed to donate about $3-million to the college before he was convicted in 2009 of running a $3.5-billion fraud.