Soccer: Rogers boys tip Grand Rapids 1-0 on Aanerud goal

Issac Aanerud scored the lone goal as the Rogers Royals defeated Grand Rapids 1-0 at  home Friday evening.

Aanerud drilled a 25-yard shot from the middle of the field after a the ball came loose when Grand Rapids lost control of it.

The junior defender has scored four goals in the last three games. He also booted a 40-yard field goal for the football team later Friday evening in a 38-36 win at Buffalo.

With eight minutes left, Rogers goalie C.J. Rich made the stop on a penalty kick, to  preserve the lead.

Grand Rapids fell to 4-4-1. Rogers (3-6) will host Buffalo on Tuesday.