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BY DAVE PEDERSEN SUN PRESS NEWSPAPERS The season came to a close for more girls fastpitch teams playing for the Rockford Area Athletic Association. The U10 Green squad captured second place at the tournament in St. Michael. Rockford’s U12 fastpitch team competed at the state tournament in the C division. The Green team played strong [...]

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Rogers, Albertville win By Jake Schroer Crow River News Sports   St. Michael’s game against the Pioneers of Elk River was a low scoring affair. In fact, it was a no-scoring affair until the fifth inning when Tyler Field tripled in a run. After a Tyler Berg walk, the Saints got a huge hit from [...]

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by Bruce Strand Elk River Star News   A new district scheduling system adopted by the Minnesota State High School League on May 26 worked out well for the District 728 schools. Effective in 2015, this arrangement puts Elk River and Rogers in the same district. They will likely have  all eight games against nearby [...]

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By Bruce Strand Elk River Star News   Colton Buege, former Rogers all-state golfer, has qualified for the U.S. Amateur tournament. Buege, 22, placed second in a sectional qualifier at Fox Hollow with a 3-under-par 71-70-141 on Monday at Rush Creek in Maple Grove. “This will be my first U.S. Am. I’ve tried five or [...]

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STMA Utd S.C. is proud to announce that four teams have qualified for this years State Championships. It has been a long season for all our teams, but these four have done exceptionally well in their brackets to make it through. U14 Girls coached by Tomas Rodriguez came out of the blocks relatively slow this [...]

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Rebels sweep their pool in the Gopher Classic By Matthew Davis Sun Post Newspapers   A triple head did not faze Champlin Legion baseball players. “When you’re playing as well as they are, it’s not too bad,” Champlin coach Mike Loberg said. In order to get in five games at the Gopher Classic tournament on [...]

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Rebels poised for division title and playoff run By Matthew Davis Sun Post Newspapers   A rout over DeLaSalle more or less summed up what Champlin VFW baseball has been doing all season – winning at the plate. “We have good pitching, but we’re really swinging the bats,” Champlin coach Cory Davis said. To a [...]

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Champlin squad showed tough goaltending, defense on the way to the final By Matthew Davis Sun Post Newspapers   Rebels Soccer Club U11 players showed that they clearly understand the adage that defense wins championships. Their defense propelled them to the championship game of U11 Flight B in their first USA Cup tournament. As a [...]

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