Coon Rapids/Andover American Little League teams had a number of highlights this summer including the introduction of a 50-70 intermediate program for 13-year-olds.
That team not only won the district and state titles but represented Minnesota in the regional tournament in Michigan with a fourth-place finish out of 10 teams, July 19-24.
Three days before the first golfers attacked the Tournament Players Club of Twin Cities course for the 2014 3M Championship, Champions Tour newbie Paul Goydos remarked that he didn’t see how someone could shoot more than 17-under par during the three-round tournament.
The 7th District of VFW baseball split into four divisions this season, using four branches of military service: Marines, Army, Navy and Air Force.
Until Tiger Woods came on the professional golf scene, fitness in relation to working out regularly was an afterthought for most. The explosion of golfers working out and staying in better shape took off on the PGA Tour in the late 90s and continues through today. Now, some of those players are turning that golden age of 50 years old, where they qualify to play Champions Tour events.
As we head into late July and early August, our thoughts turn to the transition from open water fishing to the upcoming hunting seasons, which are just weeks away.
Paul Erickson always wants to be number one.