The St. Paul Saints were named the American Association’s Organization of the Year as voted on by the league’s managers and media members.

The Saints drew a league-record 404,428 fans to their new CHS Field and set a franchise record with 74 regular-season victories.



• The Gophers women’s golf team finished 13th in the Windy City Collegiate Classic in Wilmette, Ill. Heather Ciskowsi of Minnesota tied for 19th with a 1-under total of 215 after rounds of 72, 70 and 73.

• Sammy Schmitz, of Farmington, defeated Philip Lee 4 and 3 in the round of 16 at the U.S. Mid-Amateur in Vero Beach, Fla.

• Minnesota State Mankato (15-over-par 583) holds a six-stroke lead over Winona State after two rounds of the NSIC men’s golf tournament in Lake City, Minn. The final 36 holes will be played April 9-10 in Smithsville, Mo.

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