The Rogers Royals swept the Princeton Tigers 25-12, 25-17, 27-25 on Tuesday evening, led by Maleia Ysteboe with 13 kills, 11 digs and 16 serve receptions. Erica Folk made 10 kills and 12 digs, and Baylee Waldhoff fired off seven aces and made 31 assists. The Royals (7-4) will play at Big Lake on Thursday.
The Rogers Royals blanked St. Francis 7-0 at home Thursday, improving to 4-1 in conference and 15-6 overall. They will play at St. Michael-Albertville on Thursday. Rogers 7, St.Francis 0 Singles (1) Kaylie Conlin, Rog, def Paige Swanson 6-3, 6-0 (2) Sam Fitzpatrick, Rog, def Kristen Hang 6-1, 6-0 (3) Alannah Sperr, Rog, def (name [...]
The Rogers Royals edged Cambridge-Isanti 2-1 on Tuesday in Cambridge, setting up a duel for first place with Buffalo on Thursday. A.J. Wedell and Austin Niznik scored for the Royals. Logan Olkon and Trevor Klink made assists, and Joe Schlottman stopped four of five shots on goal. Joshua Samsa had the Bluejackets goal. Rogers, 5-3 [...]
Jenna Breseman led with three goals as the Rogers Royals breezed past Cambridge-Isanti 11-0 at home Tuesday evening. The Royals (4-0 conference, 7-1 overall) also got two goals each from Courtney Henderson, Heather Kilber, and Abby Rozmark, and one each from Miranda Anderson and Janelle Rouillard. Anderson had two assists. “A good focused performance,” said [...]
by Bruce Strand, Sports editor Joel Wesloh was hired was Rogers girls hockey coach last week, and he said his first message to his players was this: “I’m not going anywhere.” Wesloh, a Rogers Middle School physical education teacher who’s been an Elk assistant since 1998, will be the Royals’ sixth coach in 12 years. [...]
by Bruce Strand, Arts Editor Theater and music departments at Zimmerman and Rogers are hoping for a Nov. 4 verdict that would give them auditoriums to perform in for the first time. “We appreciate what we have and what we’ve been able to do,” said Jon Palashewski, Zimmerman’s play director, “but I can only [...]
by Bruce Strand, Sports editor There’s a Big Three in the Mississippi 8 Conference and two of them tangled in Rogers on Friday night. The game lived up to all the anticipation. The Royals, with Gunnar Bloom scoring five touchdowns, held off explosive St. Francis 45-40, after taking a 24-point lead into the final [...]
The Rogers boys placed 10th and the girls 16th in the 20-school Lakeville North Invitational on Thursday. White Bear Lake was boys team champion and Woodbury’s Nick Wareham was first individually with 15:42. Edina was girls champion and Eagan’s Anna Van Wyk was first individually with 14:08. Tyler Bethke led Rogers boys, placing eighth in [...]