Coon Rapids junior guard Chris Buckley set the single-game scoring record at Coon Rapids with 40 points, but it wasn’t enough to give the Cardinals (1-16) their first Northwest Suburban Conference win of the season in an 83-81 loss to Blaine Jan. 24.
Forest Lake edged Anoka by 23 points for the Section 7AA True Team title at Northdale Middle School Jan. 18, but Anoka qualified for the Class AA state True Team meet through a wild card process after the meet.
The hashtag #7thHeaven was one catch phrase Concordia University, St. Paul, used to describe what can only be described as domination on a historic level.
Coon Rapids’ Nordic skiing hit the road over the holiday break to take advantage of a crowded all-Wisconsin field at the Hayward, Wis., Holiday Classic Race on a 5km loop at the Birkebeiner trails.
No. 2 ranked Hopkins (Class AAAA) came to St. Francis for a match-up among two of the top programs in the state Jan. 11.
Andover senior Maddie McKeefry looks to be fully healed from running injuries sustained during the fall cross country season after a fourth-place finish in the 5k classic race at the Mesabi East Invite Jan. 11.