Elk River is having a solid boys basketball season overall but three conference rivals are humbling the Elks. One of them is Robbinsdale Armstrong. The Falcons waltzed to an 80-44 win on Tuesday evening at ERHS. The Elks have also lost to Champlin Park 95-39 and 83-46, and to Osseo 78-50, but they’re 9-7 in […]
The Zimmerman Thunder almost pulled off a big upset but fell to St. Cloud Cathedral 42-41 at home on Tuesday evening. Cathedral, ranked No. 2 in Class 2A, took the lead on John Peschel’s layup with two minutes left, and that was the last basket of the game. Zimmerman missed a 10-foot jump shot and […]
It was a seniors outlasting underclassmen as the Big Lake Hornets beat the Rogers Royals 87-79 on Tuesday evening in Big Lake. Allen Wilson, sophomore guard, scored 27 points for Rogers (4-8 conference, 9-13 overall), while sophomore forward Steffan Musoke had 19 and junior guard Gunnar Bloom 11. For the Hornets, Austin Poe scored 32 […]
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 […]