Several tickets to the state soccer tournament were punched Tuesday night as area teams earned their spot in next week’s state tournament. Others weren’t as lucky as the season came to a crashing halt.
Pacing through the wind-whipped grasses and leaning evergreens on a chilly afternoon, Northwest Suburban Conference boys’ and girls’ cross country running teams competed in the conference championships in Elk River yesterday.
With a powerful late-game gust, the Tornadoes swept the Huskies off the Andover gridiron Friday night, returning to Anoka with a hard-earned 27-20 victory.
Several local golfers qualified for the state tournament when sections 5AAA and 7AAA boys’ and girls’ golf tournaments hit the links yesterday (Thursday).
When the 9-3 Andover Huskies came to Blaine’s baseball diamond last night (May 9), Bengal lefty Matt Rotzien pitched a complete game shut-out, striking out eight and allowing the home team the 1-0 win.
The undefeated Blaine Bengals boys’ lacrosse team braced its perfect win-loss record against the Andover Huskies Wednesday, and came away with a 13-9 victory, extending its winning streak to six games.
by Samantha Lefebvre Sports Writer The Anoka boys’ swimming and diving team won its last dual meet of the season against Andover at the Fred Moore pool Feb. 2. Anoka’s sheer mass of 62 swimmers helped give it a 36-point advantage over Andover’s 22 swimmers, 111-75. “I knew we were in for a big contest [...]