Elk River football
by Bruce Strand, Sports editor Elk River took on yet another football power on Friday evening and remained without a victory, but the Elks gave Totino-Grace a stern challenge before succumbing 28-14 in Fridley. The Elks, who had the ball with five minutes left while trailing 20-14, are now 0-5 again...Read More
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  by Bruce Strand, Sports editor It was a duel of a winless tortoise and an unbeaten hare Friday evening, and the hare prevailed. The Elk River football team is still looking for that first W after falling to the Andover Huskies 35-20 at home. Not that the Elks are slow, but they could not [......Read More
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  by Bruce Strand, Sports editor An early evening sun was glaring right into the faces of the Elk River sideline as the team sputtered to a 42-6 loss to the Maple Grove Crimson on Friday. But that wasn’t all bad, said Steve Hamilton. “With the sun in my eyes, I wasn’t able to ...Read More
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  by Bruce Strand, Sports editor Whatever Elk River was selling, Centennial wasn’t buying. The Cougars stymied the Elks 26-7 in the home opener Friday evening, shutting off the long runs on misdirection plays that were the Elks hallmark in their 6-6 season last year that included a win at...Read More
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ELK FOOTBALL   Coaches — Steve Hamilton … Offensive staff: Mike Breyen (coordinator), John Pink (quarterbacks), Ben Gustafson and Hamilton (line) … Defensive staff: Chad Baldwin (coordinator), Ben Sepulveda and John Boudreau (line), Jeremy DiGiovanni (linebackers), Todd Western and Mike Olson...Read More
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  Sports editor Bruce Strand compiled this list of ten “Bests” as top stories of 2012 in Star New area sports. BEST TEAM: Elk boys tennis State tennis championships are normally the domain of your well-heeled schools like Edina, Rochester Mayo, Blake and Breck, not your blue-collar ...Read More
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