Sports

by Bruce Strand  Elk River Star News Amber Paul, who capped her prep soccer career at Rogers with a state championship, is closing her collegiate career at DePaul University with another championship season. The Chicago-based Blue Devils captured the Big East Conference regular season and playoff titles, and take a 16-0-4 record into the NCAA […]

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by Bruce Strand  Elk River Star News Alaina Sylvester, Rogers junior, placed second in both the individual medley and breaststroke, and Royal senior Jessica Young took second in the 500 freestyle, in Section 7AA swimming meet action hosted by Elk River at Vandenberge junior high. St. Michael-Albertville was team champion, followed by Maple Grove and […]

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by Bruce Strand Elk River Star News There are times a soccer goalkeeper almost needs a crossword puzzle to keep occupied. A goalie on a good team, especially, has long stretches when all the action takes place on the other end of the field. But when the action comes back to the goalie, it comes […]

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by Bruce Strand Elk River Star News It took over a half-hour for the Rogers Royals to leave the field Saturday after a heartbreaking 42-34 loss to Elk River in the section semifinals. There were buckets of tears, endless anguished hugs, somber reflections on the game, soothing tributes from coaches, expressions of their pride in […]

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By Bruce Strand Elk River Star News   The Rogers volleyball season ended with a five-game loss to Spring Lake Park in their Section 5AAA opener Tuesday evening. Spring Lake Park (15-9) prevailed 25-21, 18-25, 17-25, 25-22, 15-12. Rogers finished 13-16. Erica Folk made 18 kills and 22 digs for Rogers. Hannah Sjerven notched 15 […]

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By Bruce Strand Elk River Star News The third straight playoff matchup between Rogers and Elk River was set up Tuesday night when the Royals crushed the Willmar Cardinals 63-0 in their Section 6AAAAA opener at home. The Royals are ranked No. 3 in Class 5A but, after losing their conference finale to St. Michael-Albertville […]

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