by Bruce Strand, Sports editor With yet another April snowstorm whipping up outside, the Elk River-Rogers-Zimmerman girls lacrosse team was able to open its season indoors at Maple Grove’s sports dome on Monday. Just being able to play was a happy enough occasion, but as a nice bonus, the ERZ girls pulled out a [...]
by Bruce Strand, Sports editor This game was more exciting than the Elk River-Rogers-Zimmerman girls wanted, or expected. But the Elks were able to stave off Osseo-Park Center’s spirited upset bid 11-9 on Tuesday evening in the first round of Section 6 lacrosse playoffs. The Elks (10-4) led 7-2 at one point but OPC [...]
The Elk River-Rogers-Zimmerman girls lacrosse team was seeded No. 5 among 15 teams in Section 6, and will open Tuesday against No. 12 Osseo, at Osseo, 7 p.m. If the Elks (9-4) win, they will take on No. 4 Holy Family Catholic or No. 13 Cooper, at the higher seed, on Thursday, 5 p.m. [...]
by Bruce Strand, Sports editor Elk River-Rogers-Zimmerman’s best lacrosse season to date has been powered by a three-prong scoring attack. The ERZ girls finished the regular season 9-4, led by freshman Emily Antony (59 goals and 38 assists), senior Kayla Mills (44 goals, 57 assists), and junior Mackenzie Perna (42 goals, 34 assists). Mills [...]
Eight different players scored goals as Elk River-Rogers-Zimmerman beat Centennial 18-17 to close the regular season Monday evening in Circle Pines. Emily Antony and Kayla Mills notched four goals each for ERZ. Becca Leshovsky, Jordan McLaughlin, Emily Heid and Michelle Klimstra struck for two each, Mackenzie Perna and Alix Zierden had the others. Perna made [...]
Jordan McLaughlin knocked in six goals as the Elk River-Rogers-Zimmerman lacrosse team topped the Becker Bulldogs 18-12 on Friday in Becker. MacKenzie Perna added three goals and Emily Antony, Kayla Mills, Alleah Baltzer, and Alix Zierden scored two each, Mills assisted on seven goals. ERZ (8-3) will close the regular season at home against Centennial [...]
Robbinsdale Armstrong handed Elk River-Rogers-Zimmerman a 19-13 conference loss on Wednesday in Robbinsdale. Hayle Hatton pumped in five goals and Kelsie Ostdiek four as the Falcons improved to 7-3 and dropped ERZ to 7-4. ERZ had Kayla Mills with five goals and two assists, Emily Antony three goals and six assists, MacKenzie Perna three goals, [...]
Emily Antony, Kayla Mills and Mackenzie Perna delivered four goals apiece as Elk River-Rogers-Zimmerman beat Osseo-Park Center 14-8 in lacrosse on Monday evening. Mills also assisted on five goals as ERZ improved to 7-2. Tori Herrmann in goal stopped 16 of 24 shots. ERZ will host Armstrong on Wednesday.