by Bruce Strand, Sports editor The Zimmerman girls basketball season ended with a first-round playoff loss on Thursday evening but the Thunder can take heart that they quit on two strong games back-to-back. No. 3 seeded Becker ousted the No. 6 Thunder 52-39 in Section 5AAA at Becker. Nicole Anderson netted 16 points and Mauren [...]
The Zimmerman Thunder are seeded No. 6 in Section 5AAA girls basketball, which will start Thursday. The pairings are No. 8 Rocori (3-22) at No. 1 Monticello (14-12), No. 5 Delano (7-19) at No. 4 Big Lake (6-20), No. 6 St. Cloud Apollo (3-23) at No. 2 Dassel-Cokato (7-19), and No. 6 Zimmerman (8-17) at [...]
The Zimmerman Thunder beat a team higher in the standings, the Foley Falcons, 48-33 on Friday evening to close out the regular season on a high note. Heather McCormick notched 21 points for the Thunder and Brooke Borchardt was next with 9. Zimmerman finished 4-8 in the Granite Ridge Conference and will take an 8-17 [...]
First-place St. Michael-Albertville defeated last-place Zimmerman 60-32 on Friday evening at home, after leading 34-8 at the half. Natalie Van Wyhe with 11 points and Bre Grube with 9 led 10 players in the scoring column for the Knights (11-0 conference, 18-2 overall) Melissa Dorn, Ashley Diegnau and Jami Schuster scored 6 each for Zimmerman [...]
The Monticello girls beat Zimmerman 60-35 on Tuesday evening in Zimmemran. The Magic (10-9) were led by Morgan Sawatzke with 14 points and Terae Demarais with 13. Ashley Diegnau hit 13 points and Melissa Dorn 9 for Zimmerman (1-18). Zimmerman will play at STMA on Friday evening.