Hecker skies to first weekly honor • St. Scholastica senior Nordic skier Jeremy Hecker (Andover) was named the inaugural Central Collegiate Ski Association (CCSA) Male Skier of the Week Jan. 24. Hecker had a successful weekend at the Tour de Twince Cities SuperTour event at Wirth Park in Minneapolis. He placed fifth in the 10km [...]
Several prep grads from the ABC Newspapers-area leave their mark on the college ranks.
Two nordic skiers from Andover and Coon Rapids have had an impact on the record-setting nordic skiing season at the College of St. Scholastica in Duluth this winter. The names Jeremy Hecker and Joe Dubay might conjure-up fond memories of high-level nordic skiing at the junior divisions before both had to step away for the sport for various reasons.
• Brett Tester, College of St. Scholastica junior forward and Andover graduate had a double-double with 14 points, 11 rebounds in a 74-66 win over University of Minnesota-Morris Jan. 28. • Jeremy Hecker, College of St. Scholastica junior nordic skier and Andover graduate had a historic day at Green Acres recreation area in Lake Elmo [...]
• Alyssa Buchner, St. Catherine’s freshman basketball team member and Coon Rapids graduate, had nine points, five rebounds and one shot block in an 80-59 win over Carleton College Jan. 14. It was Buchner’s first start for the Wildcats. She has 16 points in five games this season with 11 rebounds and two steals. • [...]