Rogers golf

  The Rogers Royals had a rough first day at the state golf tournament Tuesday, placing eighth among eight teams. The final 18 holes will be held Wednesday morning at Bunker Hills in Coon Rapids. Royal senior Morgan Rask, playing in his fourth state tournament, is tied for 12th place with 38-36-74. Other Royal scores [...]

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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 towns like Elk River, as Elk teams were [...]

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by Bruce Strand, Sports editor They’ve got high standards for at Rogers High School. Jordan Rykal is one of the prime examples. “You couldn’t ask for a better role model for the program,” said Royal coach Dan Bursheim about Rykal, whose career ended Wednesday at his third state tournament. Not to mention a pretty good [...]

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  The Rogers Royals are tied for third place, seven shots off the lead, at the midpoint of the state Class 3A boys golf tournament at Bunker Hills. The Moorhead Spuds, seeking their first state title, hold the lead with 302, followed by Minnetonka 304, Rogers and Chanhassen 309, Forest Lake 315, Eagan 319, Rochester [...]

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  The Rogers Royals, a big factor in state boys golf the last two years, earned another shot at the big prize with their third straight section championship Thursday. The Royals took Section 5AAA with a 299 total at Bunker Hills with four players in the 70′s. Mounds View was runner-up with 304. Corey Muenzhuber [...]

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ROYAL GOLF, GIRLS Coaches – Durand Onell (head, 7th year), Cindy Meyer (assistant, 6th year) Returning players – Stephanie Dodd (sr), Haley Jung (sr), Maddie Hol (so), Rachel Dodd (so) Opener – April 4 at Monti Coach says – “Maddie and Rachel were our best players as freshmen and I expect those two to be [...]

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by Bruce Strand, Sports editor Football prowess at the local and area levels, and gymnastics gems at the state and national levels, were the biggest sports stories of 2011 in the Star News realm. Also making prominent headlines were Rogers golfers and an ambitious diver from Elk River. Following are the sports editor’s picks for [...]

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by Bruce Strand, Sports editor McCabe Buege has been the top-ranked prep golfer in the state all season, a distinction the Rogers senior is justifying and wearing comfortably. “It’s a good feeling to be No. 1,” said Buege, who shot a sizzling 64 at the St. Cloud tournament Thursday, and has won the state’s biggest [...]

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