Monthly Archives: February 2009

RC Wrestling

Rush City Tiger Heavyweight Josh Conant, 160-pound Kevin Johnson and 140-pound Jake Welna all placed within the top two spots at the 7A Individual Section tournament on Saturday, Feb. 28 and are headed to the Xcel Energy Center for state … Continue reading

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State gymnastics: South’s Widmar eighth all-around

Lakeville South gymnasts were busy at the Class AA individual tournament on Friday at the University of Minnesota. Kayla Widmar finished the highest all-around with a score of 37.625, which put her at eighth. Vanessa Zahratka wasn't far behind at … Continue reading

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Eagan falls in overtime in state consolation finals

The Eagan Wildcats girls hockey team lost to Irondale 5-4 in overtime in the Class AA state consolation finals on Saturday. If the game had ended after the second period, it would have been considered a success for the Wildcats. … Continue reading

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Obituary: James P. ("Jim") Voight

James P. (“Jim”) Voight, 62, died of cancer on Feb. 27 surrounded by family.

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Saturday playoff hockey: The 5AA tourney

A look at Section 5AA's first round of play at the Champlin Forum Saturday.

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Basketball: Thunder girls lose M8 finale to Princeton

The Princeton Tigers, led by Katie Loberg, beat the Thunder girls 74-59.

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Basketball: Thunder boys nipped by Princeton

The Princeton Tigers rallied and pulled out a 74-72 win over the Zimmerman Thunder.

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Swiimming: Elks make section finals in five events

The Elk swimmers swam many season and personal bests at section prelims Friday. Three relays and two individual swimmers made the top eight for section finals with many others slated for consolation finals on Saturday.

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Friday night recap: Hoops and hockey

A brief review of Friday night's action…

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Boys' hoops: Cooper handed second-place Park its third straight loss in North Suburban play

A rare Spring Lake Park basketball losing streak was extended to a season-high three games following Friday’s 93-84 loss to  Cooper.

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