Two days after Blaine’s 25-match Northwest Suburban Conference winning streak came to an end against Osseo, the Bengals (4-1, 2-1) started another winning streak with a 3-0 (25-13, 25-14, 25-20) sweep at Andover (2-7, 0-2).
QCTV recaps the state volleyball tournament where Anoka (and Blaine) took part. The Tornadoes dropped both state matches while Blaine rallied to match the 2006 result by hoisting the Class AAA third place title. Top five soccer moments from the fall also.
Winning a game at state was a reasonable goal for Blaine this year. The No. 2 seeded Bengals came into state riding a 20-match winning streak and pushed it to 21 games after a 3-0 win in the state quarterfinals over Bemidji.
‘Unfinished Business’ was more than a motto for the No. 2 seeded Blaine volleyball team as it summed up its first round performance in a 3-0 win over Bemidji (23-8) in the Class AAA quarterfinals Thursday at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul.