• College of St. Scholastica freshman high-jumper Nicole Christianson (Coon Rapids) was named Upper Midwest Athletic Conference Athlete of te Week, Dec. 11 after winning The Opener, indoor track meet in Duluth Dec.8. She cleared the bar set at 5-feet, 1.57-inches to win the competition and was one centimeter from a new program best. • [...]
• Central Lakes College football teammates Bill Holder and Matt Mogere both grew up in Coon Rapids. Holder graduated from Coon Rapids High School in 2012, while Mogere graduated from Monticello in 2011. The two were part of the MCAC championship-winning Raiders (10-1), which topped Rochester CTC 33-23 for the title at Husky Stadium St. [...]
Anoka-Ramsey Community College freshman Kelby Beste has been named to the 2012 Minnesota College Athletic Conference (MCAC) All-Southern Division baseball team. Beste, a catcher, is a graduate of Brookings High School.