Cambridge-Isanti overcame the Rogers Royals 25-16, 27-29, 25-18, 25-13 on Thursday evening in Thursday. Rogers got 11 kills from Maleia Ysteboe, 30 digs from Abby Folk, and 25 assists from Maddie Badrawi. The Bluejackets are 2-3 in conference and 7-5 overall. Rogers (2-3 conference, 6-6 overall) will play at Champlin Park on Monday.
The Rogers Royals bounced back from a first-game loss and defeated Big Lake, 20-25, 25-17, 27-25, 5-15 at Big Lake on Tuesday evening. Lizzy Meyer notched 13 kills and five solo blocks for the Royals (2-2 conference, 6-5 overall). Claire Martinez had three of the team’s seven aces. Abby Folk made 33 digs and Martinez [...]
Maleia Ysteboe made 18 kills and served 12-for-12 with two aces to help Rogers beat Mounds View 25-14, 25-19, 20-25, 25-12 at home on Monday evening. Claire Martinez added eight kills and Lizzy Meyer seven for the Royals, while Abby Folk made 41 digs and Martinez 22. The Royals served 88-for-91 with seven aces. Maddie [...]
The Rogers Royals outlasted the Monticello Magic 17-25, 26-24, 16-25, 25-16, 15-11 in a Mississippi 8 match Thursday evening. Claire Martinez made 15 kills and 22 digs, and served 17-for-17 with three aces for the Royals. Maleia Ysteboe fired off 19 kills and Lizzy Meyer 12. The libero, Abby Folk, made 44 digs, and setter [...]
Rogers went down to a 25-14, 25-15, 25-16 defeat against the Buffalo Bison on Tuesday. The Royals (0-2 conference, 3-5 overall) managed just 12 kills, seven by Claire Martinez, while saving 44-for-46 with three aces. Buffalo is 2-0 in conference and 7-1 overall. The Royals will host Monticello on Thursday.
The Rogers Royals snagged their first three wins of the season, then lost in the finals of the Mound-Westonka tournament on Saturday. The host White Hawks stayed unbeaten (6-0) by tipping the Royals 23-25, 25-18, 15-7 in the championship match. The Royals (3-4) squeezed past Woodbury 25-27, 27-25, 15-13, then nipped Spring Lake Park 25-22, [...]
by Bruce Strand, Sports editor There’s dirty work to be done in volleyball and Abby Folk has been handling those tasks with grace and elegance for four years at Rogers. You can’t win without girls in the back row who are adept at lunging and diving to scoop up the serves and spikes that come [...]
by Bruce Strand, Sports editor Bailey Lundquist served the last eight points of the match as Elk River completed a close three-game sweep of Rogers on Tuesday evening at home, surging from behind in each game. The Elks won 26-24 after trailing 23-19, then won 25-23 after trailing 17-10, and finally 25-23 after trailing [...]