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The Elk River volleyball team is off to a 2-0 start after defeating North Branch 18-25, 25-14, 25-19, 25-20 in the home opener on Thursday evening. Leading the attack were Kennedy Strain with 13 kills and setter Gina Honek with 12, while Abi Scheid added seven and Sidney Wentland four. Scheid made three solo blocks. [...]

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  Spectrum was the team winner and Zimmerman had the top two runners in a five-team Princeton Invitational on Thursday. Nicole Jurik of Zimmerman hit the chute in 16:27 and teammate Chelsea Bouley was next in 16:31. Elizabeth Hackbarth led Spectrum, placing third in 16:59.99 (breaking 17 by .01 second). Brittany Waterhouse placed sixth, Maria [...]

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In a close four-team meet, Braham edged Spectrum 47 to 48 for first place, followed by Heritage Christian with 59 and Zimmerman 64, at the Princeton Invitational on Thursday. Zimmerman’s Connor Gagne was the individual winner in 18:05, by 45 seconds, and teammate Jordan Jeandron placed fifth (19:24). The top five also included Joshua Nordstrom [...]

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The Spectrum soccer team lost to Fridley 3-0 on Thursday. The Tigers gave the Sting trouble with shots from long distances. The Sting (1-2) will play at Glencoe-Silver Lake on Tuesday.

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Spectrum soccer was edged by Mayer Lutheran 2-1 Tuesday evening at Mayer. Danielle Hennies scored on a free kick outside the box early in the game. Defensively, Anna McGlone, Maddie Bursch, and Brynne Walk played the full 80 minutes, and senior Jess Kraus ran tirelessly on the wing, said coach Nicki Luehrs. The Sting (1-) [...]

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  by Bruce Strand, Sports editor The Rogers tennis team has played 15 dual meets already, and school hasn’t even started yet. The Royals have won 10 of those matches, including 4-3 over Maple Grove on Wednesday. That was their first home match after playing in five multiple-team events on the road. The Royals swept [...]

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Spectrum volleyball opened with a five-set loss to Brooklyn Center on Tuesday evening. The Centaurs prevailed 26-24, 21-25, 25-15, 24-26, 15-5. Meghan Hays led the Sting attack with 11 kills. Freshman Setter Ellie Rogers contributed 6 kills, 4 aces and 19 assists. Maddie Hays had 8 assists. Defensively, Costy Dalla Valentina had 9 digs and [...]

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  by Bruce Strand, Sports editor Everybody’s ready for some real football, and it’s almost here. After two weeks of practices, and a Saturday of scrimmages, on the heels of summer team camps, District 728 teams will be kicking off the 2014 season Thursday evening, and not a moment too soon. “Today, you could see [...]

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