Even though Coon Rapids (0-3) and Anoka (1-2) were winless in the standings, both knew they were close to finding their first of the season.
Coon Rapids made too many mistakes against a solid Bloomington Jefferson team to lose the home opener at Cardinals Stadium 18-6 Friday.
The Huskies compiled a 3-2 record at the Southwest Challenge in Marshall Sept. 5-6 including wins against Owatonna (2-0), Jamestown, N.D. (2-1) and Sioux Falls Roosevelt, S.D. (2-0). Andover lost to St. Michael-Albertville (2-0) and No. 8-ranked (Class A) Heron Lake-Okabena (2-1).
The city of St. Francis will be revisiting its policy on temporary business signs after receiving a petition signed by more than 50 business owners who say the existing ordinance has negatively impacted their ability to effectively advertise to customers.
A kick off to the season saw the Huskies off to a 3-0-1 start with the wins coming in a span of five days at Huskies Stadium.
The record-setting offensive explosion last year generated 334 points and the Saints return with third-year starter Trautman and Santiago carrying the ball, who gave a verbal commitment to the University of North Dakota.
Anoka The defending Section 5AA champion and Northwest Suburban Conference runner-up girls team returns several runners from last fall but graduated its two strongest performers. Returners include Isabelle Brezinka, Maria Kalkman and Sydney Paulson with captains Sarone Paulzine and Emma Steffens. The boys will be guided by captains Mark Leonard and Harrison Redepenning. Coach Pete [...]
After facing each other as North Suburban Conference foes, St. Francis traveled to Spring Lake Park to open the 2014 volleyball season.