Andover senior Maddie McKeefry moved up 19 places with a stellar classic race to close out her Nordic ski career for the Huskies with a 29th place finish in the state Nordic ski meet at Giant’s Ridge in Biwabik Feb. 13.
While Cambridge-Isanti dominated the Section 7AA gymnastics meet with a 142.900 score, a few area gymnasts qualified for the state meet. Andover junior Sarah Miller earned a place at the state meet in three events: balance beam, vault and floor exercise. Miller won the section title on beam with a score of 9.400, 0.050 ahead of runner-up Hannah Haight of Cambridge
The Andover girls hockey team knew their school had never gone to state in their sport, and knew they had an excellent chance to be the first, having advanced to the section finals against a team they’d beaten and tied previously.