Zimmerman girls basketball Coaches — Lance Dalby (head), Joe Casey, Mick Van Donseo, Rich Bond Last year — 5-11 conf., 11-16 overall Captains — Lexi Funaro, Jamie Schuster Returning starters — Funaro (sr G), Brooke Borchardt (sr F) Other letter winners back — Schuster (sr F), Sabrina Steinke (jr G), Kaitlin Mason (sr G) Also [...]
Elk River wrestling Coaches — Paul Nelson (head), Brian Klum, Brett Svendsen, Mike Dahlheimer, Casey Wells Last year — 5-5 conference, 9-9 overall Captains — Andrew Perry, Ryan Osberg, A.J. Hannan Returning starters — Osberg (sr), Perry (sr), Robert Schmitz (jr), Cole Moening (jr), Garrett Caldon (so), Kyle Ziemer (so), Ben Gibas (so) Also in [...]
Spectrum wrestling Coaches — Sean Ryther (head), Larry Killeen, J.T. Cross, Pete Haag, Ken Samudio Last year — 10-13 overall; 3rd in conference meet Captains — Sam Rogers, Joey Chaffn, Steffen Salfrank Returning starters — Rogers (sr), Josiah Roberts (sr), Chaffin (sr), Curtis Holst (jr), Salfrank (jr), Ryan Killeen (so), Esteban Teigen (so), Luke Nolden [...]
The Spectrum Sting opened with a 67-38 over Liberty Classical Academy at home Tuesday evening. Zach Knollenberg scored 22 points, including several 3-pointers, and Ben Maki 12 for the Sting.
Torrid shooting and a furious pace by both sides entertained a big crowd as the Zimmerman Thunder outlasted their close neighbor Princeton 88-86 on Tuesday evening in the Tigers’ home opener. “It was a good game, a rivalry game, and the gym was full, and it got really loud,” commented Thunder coach Ben Kvidt. [...]
Cole Murray led with 24 points as the Rogers Royals defeated the Anoka Tornadoes 63-58 at home in their opener Tuesday evening. Murray, a 6-foot-7 senior, shooting 10-for-14 while nabbing 12 rebounds and blocking three shots. Junior guard Gunnar Bloom added 16 points, including a driving three-point play with 35 seconds left that opened five-point [...]
Jacob Walker delivered the pure hat trick as the Rogers Royals pummeled Sauk Rapids-Rice 6-0 on Tuesday evening in Sauk Rapids. Walker, a senior forward, has five of the Royals’ 10 goals in a 2-0 start. He scored the third, fourth and fifth goals against the Storm. Jason Robege punched in two goals, one of [...]
With two third-period goals less than two minutes apart, the Elk River-Zimmerman girls pulled out a 3-1 win over Champion Park at home Tuesday evening. The Elks (2-3-1) trailed 1-0 until Samantha Westgaard scored at 5:53 and McKenna Wesloh at 7:48, both on scrums in front of the net. Haley Williams added an empty netter [...]