The Anoka Letterman’s Club welcomes its own A-Club member Dave Nelson as the guest speaker for the 54th annual Anoka Alumni Letterman’s Club Banquet and scholarship evening at Green Haven Golf and Banquet Center, May 20.
Anoka (1-4) couldn’t solve undefeated Maple Grove (5-0) as Crimson running back Clark Wieneke continued to light up the field, this time for 166 yards on 24 carries but without a touchdown, in a 24-7 Anoka loss Sept. 27.
The friendly rivalry between Anoka (1-1) and Andover (2-0) reached a new high after the Huskies walked off Anoka’s Goodrich Field with a 42-17 win Sept. 7.
At the end of 48 minutes, Anoka (1-0) walked away from Park Center (0-1) with a 44-13 Northwest Suburban Conference win. It took Anoka more than a quarter to figure things out as the Pirates led 7-0 after the first 12 minutes.
Fans inside Panthers Stadium were treated to an action-packed finish as Spring Lake Park held on for a 27-26 win against Andover in the Section 4-AAAAA football semifinal Oct. 27.
The final night of the regular season saw Blaine top Anoka and No. 2 ranked Spring Lake Park finished off a perfect regular season with a 29-20 win at St. Francis in a North Suburban Conference contest.