Rogers football
  Seven players scored touchdowns for the Rogers Royals as they breezed 56-6 over winless Duluth Denfeld at homecoming on Friday evening. The Royals (5-1) had a quick 14-0 lead as Nate Weber recovered a Denfeld fumble at the Hunter 16 on the third play from scrimmage and Kent Hoover scored from...Read More
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  The Rogers Royals took a tumble from their familiar perch in Mississippi 8 football on Friday evening when St. Michael-Albertville came to town. The Knights beat the Royals at their own game, rushing, and handed the three-time defending champions a 28-14 loss. Led by Chris Karles with 163 yar...Read More
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by Bruce Strand, Sports editor A red-hot quarterback almost brought down the Rogers Royals on Friday evening but the Mississippi 8 defending champion held off Jason Senger and the Buffalo Bison 38-36 in Buffalo. “They have a very special athlete at quarterback,” said Rogers coach Marc Fr...Read More
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The Rogers Royals ground out a 24-12 victory over St. Cloud Apollo on Friday night, overcoming  the efforts of an Eagles’ big-play  receiver and resourceful quarterback. The Royals (2-0) had 210 yards rushing and 66 passing in the non-conference game at Michie Stadium in St. Cloud. “Th...Read More
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  by Bruce Strand, Sports editor The Rogers Royals opened their pursuit of a fourth-straight conference football crown by rolling past Big Lake 38-15 at home Thursday evening. With starters back at only five of 22 slots, the Royals’ mostly new lineup impressed their coach. “What I r...Read More
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by Bruce Strand, Sports editor Matt Weber, the Rogers linebacker who’ll play in the state all-star football game today, made a multitude of big hits in his career,  but the one that sticks out most is a QB sack his junior year, one of those plays about which you can truly say helped save a [...]...Read More
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