More than 30 Anoka girls soccer alumnae returned to Goodrich Field last Saturday as players from the last two decades competed on teams coached by the only two coaches the program has known since 1992: Sara Chartier (1992-1999) and Paul Anderla (2000-2013).
The Champlin Park Rebels blew onto Goodrich Field Friday night and took the wind out of the Anoka Tornadoes’ sails, winning the game 42-17 and taking home the Pumpkin Bowl and the Battle for the Paddle trophies as a result.
The 10-run rule brought a merciful end to six innings of sloppy Anoka fielding and powerless hitting when undefeated Elk River scored a 10-0 shut out at Castle Field April 11.
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 [...]