Legacy Christian Academy has a chance to defend its Class A state girls’ golf team title after winning the Section 4A meet Thursday at Victory Links Golf Course.
Andover boys’ lacrosse was primed for a strong run through sections and perhaps its first trip to state.
Legacy Christian freshman Josh Peterson helped the No. 3 seeded Lions open the Section 5A tournament with an 8-0 win against No. 6 North Lakes Academy in Andover May 23. Peterson no-hit North Lakes, struck out 16 batters, walked one and hit one batter.
Spring Lake Park senior Austin Swenson is one of only eight scholar-athletes from throughout Minnesota selected by the Minnesota Chapter of the National Football Foundation.
After posting 25 runs against Centennial April 21, Anoka’s bats generated 19 runs the next two days, splitting a win and loss. Andover (3-2) scored a pair of runs in the top half of the sixth inning and Anoka (2-2) matched that total in the bottom of the inning but couldn’t plate one more run in the Northwest Suburban Conference loss April 22.
Next season Andover and Spring Lake Park will compete for the same Northwest Suburban Conference title. Monday evening, the Huskies opened the 2014 campaign with a 17-12 loss against a much different looking Spring Lake Park squad.