Last time Anoka (14-6-1) met Wayzata (15-3-3) for the state boys’ soccer title it was the Tornadoes that emerged with a 2-0 win.
Two state boys’ soccer tournament games yielded dramatic overtime wins for Anoka (14-6-1) against previously unbeaten teams to reach the Class AA state championship match.
Spring Lake Park is one tough team to compete with at Panthers Stadium.
Anoka found out first-hand how the first-year Northwest Suburban Conference team can play a tenacious brand of soccer in a 3-2 win Saturday afternoon.
Hockey fans had a lot to be thankful for after the last week we’ve experienced in Minnesota.
“Rivalry and Respect” is marked on the blade of the silver-painted hockey stick serving as a traveling trophy between Anoka and Elk River since the 2004-05 season.
Wayzata scored four times in the third period to pull away from Anoka for a 6-2 win in the girls’ hockey season opener for both teams at the Anoka Area Ice Arena Nov. 7.