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All-State players remember coach

Rich Wendorff, Albert Lea High School graduate from the 1970s, and Steve Fritz, Rochester Lourdes graduate from the 1960s, were All-State players under the late Orrie Jirele. Wendorff and Fritz were two of several who came to pay their respects to the former coach and educator Thursday at St. Theodore Catholic Church.

Rich Wendorff, Albert Lea High School graduate from the 1970s, and Steve Fritz, Rochester Lourdes graduate from the 1960s, were All-State players under the late Orrie Jirele. Wendorff and Fritz were two of several who came to pay their respects to the former coach and educator Thursday at St. Theodore Catholic Church.