The Zimmerman Thunder were hot and cold on 3-point shooting as they beat Little Falls 60-53 on Friday and lost to Mora 60-52 on Monday. The Thunder shot 7-for-12 on 3-pointers against Little Falls as Tyler Theisen was 2-for-3, David Molinari 2-for04, Max McNulty 1-for-1, and Kristian Bright and Noah Lunning each 1-for-2. Bright sank [...]
The Spectrum Sting beat Hope Academy 88-72 Saturday night, pulling away at the end with timely free-throw shooting. Zach Knollenberg led with 29 points, 10 rebounds and nine assists, missing a triple double by one assist. Ben Maki hit 18 points. The Sting (7-8) host Calvin Christian on Tuesday.
Steffan Mosoke scored 16 points and helped Rogers pull away late in the game as the Royals beat Becker 64-60 at home Friday evening. Mosoke, a sophomore, hit a layup after a steal to give Rogers a 58-57 lead, and made it 62-57 with two free shots. Cole Murray notched 17 points and nine rebounds [...]
The Elk River Elks rode Clay Elrod’s shooting and stout team defense for a 52-47 win over the Park Center Pirates on Friday evening. Elrod was half the Elks’ offense with 26 points, shooting 11-for-21 on field goals and 3-for-3 at the line at Brooklyn Park. He snagged seven rebounds. Mitchell Weege was next with [...]
Rogers guard Gunnar Bloom and center Cole Murray led the way as the Royals beat Cambridge-Isanti 74-64 on Friday evening at home. Bloom sank 15 points and made seven assists, and Murray notched 18 points and 14 rebounds. Both are juniors. Coby Stoe, a sophomore, added 12 points for the Royals (4-6 in the Mississippi [...]
The Zimmerman Thunder beat the Little Falls Flyers 60-53 Friday evening. No data was available at this posting. The Thunder are 7-3 in the Granite Ridge and 10-12 overall. The Flyers fell to 4-7 and 8-12. Zimmerman will play at Chisago Lakes on Tuesday.
A good Elk River boys team was overwhelmed by Champlin Park for the second time this year, 83-46 at home on Wednesday evening. The Elks (8-6 conference, 14-6 overall) also lost to No. 3 ranked Champlin Park 95-39 on Dec. 19, after which Elk coach Randy Klasen said the whole Rebel starting lineup was college [...]
Cole Murray scored 29 points, five of them in overtime, leading the Rogers Royals to an 80-71 win over North Branch on Monday evening. The 6-foot-9 junior center shot 13-for-15 from the field and 3-for-6 at the line, while grabbing 10 rebounds. Coby Stoe sank 14 points off the bench, with four 3-pointers. Stoe sank [...]