Blaine 4, Elk River 2 The Bengals improved to 3-2 following their Northwest Suburban Conference win at Elk River Tuesday night. Kiersten Falck scored twice in the opening period and both on special teams before assisting on Amy Schlagel’s goal late in the third period to secure the win. Schlagel and Sam Swanstrom set up [...]
Andover coach Ben Monahan and Blaine coach Steve Guider thrive on competition. Both girls’ hockey coaches intentionally scheduled tough early-season non-conference opponents ahead of their Nov. 17 meeting at Fogerty Arena in Blaine.
Anoka came into its Section 5AA semifinal game as the top seed while No. 5 seed Blaine looked inferior on paper, despite splitting the season series, of which were both one-goal games and one went into overtime.