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.
Seventh-ranked Blaine boys’ soccer handed sixth-ranked Anoka a bit of an upset by a 3-1 score at Bengals Stadium Tuesday night.
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.