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  by Bruce Strand, Sports editor In a cross country meet that’s largely a neighborhood get-together for District 728 schools, the Elk River, Rogers and Zimmerman boys, combined, had the top ten runners Thursday at Fox Hollow. Among eight teams, Elk River was the runaway winner with 23 points and Rogers was second with 54, [...]

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  The Rogers Royals had to settle for a one-third share of the Mississippi 8 Conference championship. The Princeton Tigers beat the Royals 1-0 in the conference finale Thursday evening in Princeton, leaving those two teams and St. Michael-Albertville all 8-1. Princeton’s Maggie Peterson got the lone goal 7:20 into the second period, taking advantage [...]

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The Rogers Royals won their conference finale 7-1 over the last-place Princeton Tigers on Thursday evening at home. The Royals, snapping a three-game conference losing streak, finished 6-3 for fourth place in the Mississippi 8. They’ll take a 10-6 overall record into Section 8AA starting next Thursday. Matt Carik knocked in two goals an assisted [...]

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  by Bruce Strand, Sports editor Courtney Henderson’s perfect shot into a stiff wind, on a free kick, with just 33 seconds remaining, gave the Rogers Royals a championship Tuesday evening. The junior midfielder’s bulls-eye from 25 yards beat St. Michael-Albertville 1-0 on a night when the host Royals managed just one other shot on [...]

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The Rogers Royals absorbed their third conference loss as St. Michael-Albertville foiled them 2-1 on Tuesday evening on the Knights’ field. Coach Chris Miller said it was a disappointing loss, with the Royals outshooting the Knights by about three to one and suffering a red card ejection. Trevor Klink scored his 16th goal, on a [...]

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The Rogers boys placed fifth in the Maroon Division of the Roy Griak Invitational, an annual cross country showcase for high school and college teams hosted by the University of Minnesota, on Saturday. Elk River and Spectrum were also among the approximately 100 high school teams from several states, with the field divided into the [...]

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A punt return for a touchdown helped the Rogers Royals take control early as they went on to defeat Cambridge-Isanti 42-6 on Friday evening in Cambridge. Gunnar Bloom field a punt on his 46 and rambled 54 yards to the end zone, opening up a 14-0 lead. Bloom, who has 15 touchdowns in five games, [...]

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