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  by Bruce Strand, Sports editor Elk River girls soccer posted a 3-1 victory over Andover on Thursday, snapping a four-game losing streak which coach Brian Steuter said was misleading. “We have been playing well enough to win, but people need to understand that we are in a very tough conference,” said the coach after [...]

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  Elk River tennis, alone in first place in the Northwest Suburban Conference, turned back Spring Lake Park 6-1 at home on Thursday afternoon. The Elks are 9-0 in the conference with four matches left. Two of their remaining NWSC foes, Centennial and Armstrong, each have one loss. Coon Rapids beat both of them 5-2, [...]

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With all-stater Lucas Trapp in the lineup for the first time, Elk River boys cross country won the St. Francis Invitational on Thursday. The Elk girls finished fifth in the 11-school meet at The Ponds Golf Course. Trapp, junior who placed 20th at state last fall, but missed two meets with a bothersome knee, got [...]

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  The Elk River Elks were shut out by the Andover Huskies 5-0 at home on Thursday evening. The Elks played a gritty first half with sophomore backup Quinton Gilbertson in goal and went in to the break 0-0. However, Andover (3-5) took charge in the second half, sparked by Armen Bobaric with two goals. [...]

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The Rogers Royals posted their fifth straight win, and fourth shutout in that span, handing St. Francis a 2-0 loss on Thursday on the Saints’ field. The Royals (3-0 conference, 6-1 overall) have allowed just one goal in the win streak. The defensive corps includes Abby Gearou, Macy Peterson, Allison Teasdale, Claire Swan, and goalie [...]

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The Rogers Royals remained one of two teams unbeaten in the Misssissippi 8 by defeating St. Francis 3-0 at home on Thursday. “We had a lot of good passing today, and an overall solid game,” said coach Chris Miller. Austin Nizik notched the first goal, and Trevor Klink the other two, as the Royals improved [...]

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The Zimmerman Thunder cruised to a 10-1 win over Hope Academy at home Thursday. Brooke Salo booted three goals for the Thunder (6-2). Hailey Artmann and Sara Neubauer added two apiece, and Megan Seymour, Demie Bond and Maddie Jacob one apiece. Jacob made two assists and Cami Bond one. Demi Bond (one save) and Amanda [...]

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The Zimmerman Thunder won a five-game match against Fridley at home Monday, then lost a close four-gamer at Milaca on Tuesday. The Thunder beat Fridley 17-25, 25-23, 25-17, 23-25, 15-6, led by Anissa Rosario with 11 kills and two blocks, and Kayla Christopherson with 26 assists and four aces. Amira Samaha made two blocks and [...]

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