Rogers girls soccer

Isaac Aanerud of Rogers was named Most Valuable Player in the Mississippi 8 Conference for boys soccer, after leading the Royals to a share of the conference championship. The fifth-year starter had 14 goals overall for the season, playing forward. On the Royals team, he shared MVP honors with goalie C.J. Rich, announced coach Chris […]

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Holly Sutton, the former Elk River athlete who has coached Rogers girls soccer for four seasons, got a nice honor at the pre-state tournament banquet on Oct. 20. Sutton was named Class AA girls coach of the year by her peers. Sutton coached Rogers to a 24-0, state championship season her first year as head […]

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  by Bruce Strand, Sports editor Two groups of girls who’ve been friends since childhood, in many cases teammates as well, dueled each other Saturday for high stakes, a chance to play for a section soccer championship. The Elk River Elks prevailed 2-1 in a game as close as it sounds, leaving the Rogers Royals […]

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The Rogers Royals were unbeaten state champions in girls soccer in 2010, but the 2011 and 2012 teams both lost in the first round of playoffs. The Royals are back in the flow now. The Royals thumped Buffalo 5-2 in their Section 8AA opener at home on Thursday evening. With 10 wins in their last […]

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Elk River will host a Section 8AA soccer doubleheader Thursday with the No. 3 seeded Elk girls facing Bemidji at 5 p.m. followed by the No. 2 seeded Elk River-Zimmerman boys vs. St. Michael-Albertville at 7 p.m. Rogers plays in the same section, with the No. 5 seeded Royal boys at Moorhead at 3 p.m. […]

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St. Michael-Albertville has one of the few soccer programs in the state with a soccer-only home field. Their “pitch” sits on low ground next to a graveyard and a Catholic church with a towering spire. For whatever reasons, the Knights’ field has proven very tough on visiting teams over the years. The Rogers girls have […]

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  by Bruce Strand, Sports editor The surging Rogers Royals tallied three second-half goals and scuttled their section and neighborhood rival Elk River 3-1 on Saturday in Elk River. “This is a big win for us for for the section, and going into St. Michael on Tuesday, it helps us carry our momentum,” said Rogers […]

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The first-place Rogers Royals coasted 8-0 against last-place North Branch at home on Thursday evening. Jenna Trochil tallied two goals, and Jenna Breseman, Courtney Henderson, Miranda Anderson, Heather Kilber, Kate Heimer and Macy Peterson one each. The Royals (8-4 overall) are 6-0 in the Mississippi 8. Still on the schedule are STMA (5-0-3) there Tuesday […]

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