Rogers boys basketball

Sam Spilles led with a stellar all-around game including 21 points as the Rogers Royals pummeled Becker 75-51 after a slow start at home Tuesday evening. Spilles, senior forward, also delivered five rebounds, three blocked shots and four steals for Rogers (5-8). Becker (1-10) led 17-12 before the Royals took control and coasted to a [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

Senior forward Sam Spilles and senior guard Cullen Loughlin led with 16 points each as the Rogers Royals foiled the Irondale Knights 79-65 at home Tuesday evening. Cole Murray added 12 points, Luke Pecka 9, and Gunnar Bloom and Ryan Gelle 8 each for theĀ  Royals (4-8), who made 19 of 22 free shots. Jack [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

The undefeated Delano Tigers dominated the last nine minutes to defeat the Rogers Royals 77-58 on Friday evening in Delano. Zach Checkal sank 25 points and Toby Hanson 22 to lead the Tigers, who are 10-0 and ranked No. 5 in Class 3A, with Dalton Pulis adding 17. Rogers (3-9) rallied from a 37-31 halftime [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

The Rogers Royals lost to Hayfield 66-61 in the third-place game of the Tartan tournament on Saturday evening. Rogers (3-7) led 35-32 at halftime after hitting six of 10 three-pointers, but Hayfield overtook the Royals behind a 32-20 rebound edge and a 21-6 free throw edge. Hayfield made 21 of 33 and the Royals just [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

The Tartan Titans held off the Rogers Royals 71-64 in the semifinals of Tartan’s holiday tournament on Friday. The Titans, 6-1 and ranked No. 7 in Class 4A, led by as much as 15 in the second half. Rogers (3-6) made a run late in the game but fell short. Junior center Brody Jackson scored [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

The Rogers Royals reached the semifinals of the Tartan holiday tournament with a 74-60 conquest of Columbia Heights on Thursday afternoon in Oakdale. The Highlanders had a 4-1 record coming in, but Rogers (3-5) led throughout, including 38-31 at halftime. Senior forward Sam Spilles laid in 20 points and senior guard Cullen Loughlin hit 17 [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

by Bruce Strand, Sports editor This year’s River Battle matched a veteran, unbeaten Elk River squad and a struggling, all-rookie Rogers lineup but still wound up being a scrap from start to finish. The Elks prevailed 61-54 at home Saturday, after trailing by five at halftime, led by Porter Morrell with 25 points and Bryan [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

St. Cloud Tech sank 34 of 37 free shots, with Andy Foley going 10-for-10 in overtime, and defeated the Rogers Royals 78-71 on Tuesday evening in Rogers. Foley, a junior guard, poured in 35 points, including 18-for-19 at the line. His 10 freebies in the overtime were all the points Tech scored. Sam Spilles sank [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
up arrow
up arrow