DelCastillo might be a familiar name for some associated with Coon Rapids youth hockey because six of Doc and Sue DelCastillo’s seven daughters, ages five to 17, are part of nearly every level of the program.
Minnesota United FC announced plans to continue to play home games at the National Sports Center in Blaine through the 2016 season during a post-season press conference at Brit’s Pub in Minneapolis Tuesday.
Last season Blaine’s inability to score in the Section 5AA opener spelled the end of an otherwise successful 17-win season. The Bengal girls finished second in the competitive Northwest Suburban Conference at 13-5.
When Nick Bjugstad, the former Blaine High School graduate and Gopher turned Florida Panthers rookie centerman, took to the ice ahead of his first National Hockey League game last April, he noticed a familiar face warming up across the rink in fellow Blaine graduate, Matt Hendricks, then playing with the Washington Capitals.
Anoka-Hennepin Mustangs’ adapted soccer season came to an end at the state tournament at Stillwater High School Nov. 15-16. The Mustangs (physically impaired) team rebounded from a 6-0 semifinal loss to Dakota United to win the third-place trophy over South Suburban 5-2.
Now that the firearms season is well under way here in central Minnesota, we bow hunters are now facing the biggest change during the entire bow season…..the gun season. This radical change in the environment of the whitetail deer forces them to change their everyday lifestyle, adapt to different travel areas and re-arrange their feeding schedules.
High school seniors official put pen to paper during the NCAA’s early signing period Nov. 13. Several area prep standouts made their future plans be known for most sports. Football signees will announce decisions on Feb. 5.