Ryan Holmgren
by Bruce Strand, Sports editor In a duel of unbeaten teams, the Hopkins Royals fended off the Elk River Elks 8-5 in eight innings Tuesday with a big triple keying a three-run burst that won it, at Hales Field. “They are very good, the best team we’ve faced, certainly a legitimate top-ten...Read More
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by Bruce Strand, Sports editor Elk River baseball has not produced a winning season since 2004, but maybe the current edition can do something about that. “We’re two-and-oh, and we’ve beaten two ranked teams,” noted coach Ryan Holmgren, after the Elks outlasted Robbinsdale Ar...Read More
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ELK BASEBALL Coaches – Ryan Holmgren (head, 1st year) …. Eric Ostmoe (assistant), Ryan Klingelhofer (pitching), Josh Juntunen (JV), Jason Juntunen (B), Jake Hillesheim (B/JV assistant), Skip Swanson (9th A), Mark Angstman (9th B) Opener – April 5 at Coon Rapids Returning starters – Sam K...Read More
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by Bruce Strand, Sports editor Ryan Holmgren, a nine-year coaching veteran and son of a well-regarded local sports booster, is the new Elk River Elks baseball coach. Holmgren, 36, who was head coach at Spring Lake Park the last three seasons, and assistant for six years before that at Champlin Park,...Read More
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