The Spectrum track teams each placed third in a three-team meet at Princeton on Monday in their outdoor opener. Girls scores were Sauk Rapids-Rice 74.5, Princeton 68.5 and Spectrum 43. Boys scores were Sauk Rapids-Rice 88.67, Princeton 60.33 and Spectrum 37. Spectrum girls placing first were Sarina Staurseth in triple jump, Lorna Bechtel in high [...]
The Zimmerman Thunder got 14 hits from nine different players and outlasted the Spectrum Sting 13-5 on Monday in Zimmerman. The Thunder (3-1) and Sting (1-2) were meeting for the first time. Spectrum was moved up to Class 2A this year and placed in Zimmerman’s section. Taylor Snow went 2-for-4 with two runs and two [...]
The Spectrum Sting beat PACT 7-3 on Tuesday in the first-ever softball game on their new field at Spectrum Sports Complex. Meghan Schroeder struck out nine batters in pitching the win, and Elizabeth Hackbarth notched two runs and five stolen bases. The Sting (1-1) will host North Lakes Academy on Saturday, 11 a.m.
The Spectrum baseball team scored six runs in the fifth inning and beat Cambridge Christian 11-4 on Tuesday in Cambridge. Hitting leaders were Ryan Pribnow 2-for-4 (double, two runs), Thomas Ogren 2-for-5 (double, RBI), Tristen Rosby 2-for-4 (RBI) and Connor Hansen 1-for-3 (double, two RBI). John Brand pitched four innings, allowing one hit and [...]
The Spectrum softball team lost its opener to Brooklyn Center 9-7 on Saturday. For the Sting, Elizabeth Hackbarth was 3-for-4 with three runs and Hally Wallace 2-for-4 with a two-run double. Ellie Rogers pitched, striking out eight. The Sting will host PACT on Tuesday.
Spectrum won its baseball opener 13-11 at Brooklyn Center on Saturday, overcoming seven errors with a 16-hit attack. Joey Chaffin was 3-for-4 with three RBI, Thomas Ogren 3-for-4 with two RBI and two runs, Luke Nolden 3-for-5 with two runs, and Ryan Pribnow 2-for-5 with two runs and two steals. Tristen Rosby got the win, [...]
by Bruce Strand, Sports editor The Spectrum baseball team managed a 7-6 record in its first year of operation last spring and the Sting hope to build on that in 2014. “Having a winning record was a big accomplishment for a first-year program that had 21 boys come out,” said coach Kurt Remick. “Our second [...]
by Bruce Strand, Sports editor Rachel Stevenson was the main reason the Spectrum-PACT girls became a consistent winner in just the program’s third season this winter. In fact, the record-setting 5-foot-4 guard was the only senior on the team that finished 17-8 and had an 11-game win streak. “Rachel leads by example and peers look [...]