For the last five weeks, Anoka Ramsey Athletic Association football coaches gathered on the practice fields west of Anoka High School
This year marks the 25th anniversary of the release of Field of Dreams, the highly-acclaimed baseball movie based on the W.P. Kinsella novel “Shoeless Joe” about an Iowa farmer who builds a baseball field where the ghosts of baseball players in the early 20th century come out of the cornfields to play ball.
Dubbed the Summer of Soccer by Minnesota United FC, the team continued a season full of celebrating the game with a 2-0 win against English Premier League’s Swansea City AFC Saturday night in Blaine.
Diabetes may have taken Paul Perez’s life late last month, but his legacy lives on in the hearts and lives of Coon Rapids’ young athletes.
Four area teams were part of divisional championship games at the 30th anniversary of the Schwan’s USA Cup tournament Saturday.
Finalists included under-16 boys gold division champion Blaine Soccer Club’s Scorpions, who scored a 1-0 win against Bekkelaget Sportsklubb of Oslo, Norway.
As water levels are beginning to drop and return to normal, so are the crappies and bluegills.
I have noticed on the water lately that the schools of crappies and sunfish are now moving to their midsummer haunts and that includes staying suspended over deep water.