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  by Bruce Strand, Sports editor Amber Paul, who capped her prep soccer career at Rogers with a state championship, is closing her collegiate career at DePaul University with another championship season. The Chicago-based Blue Devils captured the Big East Conference regular season and playoff titles, and take a 16-0-4 record into the NCAA tournament […]

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Four Rogers basketball players signed with college teams on Wednesday, announced Dan Ohlgren, activities director. Minnesota State-Moorhead signed Cole Murray, 6-foot-9 post who averaged 16 points and 9 rebounds last year for the 9-16 Royals. Headed for the Minnesota State-Mankato women’s team are guard Taylor Anderson and forward Taylor Paulsrud. Signing with Jamestown (N.D.) College […]

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  Jessica Young of Rogers and Taylor Odegard of Elk River will swim in the consolation finals at the state Class AA meet Friday evening after advancing through preliminaries on Thursday evening at the University of Minnesota. Alaina Sylvester of Rogers came up short her her two events and didn’t advance to Friday’s rounds. Young, […]

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A young Rogers Royals hockey team lost its opener to Sartell-St. Stephen 4-0 at home Tuesday evening. Markia Smith drilled the first two goals, and Olivia Stockinger and Sarah Kaschmitter also scored, for the Sabres, who had a 22-14 edge in shots on goal. Clare Minnerath was in goal for the Sabres, and Emily Bjorgan […]

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by Bruce Strand, Sports editor There are times a soccer goalkeeper almost needs a crossword puzzle to keep occupied. A goalie on a good team, especially, has long stretches when all the action takes place on the other end of the field. But when the action comes back to the goalie, it comes hard. “The […]

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  by Bruce Strand, Sports editor The Elk River boys cross country team did not have a good showing at the state meet on Saturday. The Elks, coming off their best race of the year in winning their sectional, finished last among 16 teams in Class AA at St. Olaf in Northfield. Lucas Trapp, the […]

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The Star News area will be well-represented at the state cross country meet on Saturday at St. Olaf College in Northfield. The Elk River boys team will run en masse, having captured the Section 7AA championship. They will be among 16 teams (section champions and runners-up) in Class AA starting 1 p.m. Lucas Trapp, Elk […]

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