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Boys’ basketball: Jan. 7 area recap

Plenty of non-conference action featured unique match-ups including Anoka coming up short against Wayzata in overtime. Continue reading

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Boys Basketball: Jan. 6-8 recap

by Jason Olson SportsPrepZone Editor Andover The Huskies cruised to a 57-49 win over winless Coon Rapids Thursday following a 36-19 first-half run. The win came two days after a two-point loss against one of the state’s top teams in … Continue reading

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Boys’ Basketball: Bengals overwhelm Coon Rapids to start 2011 on high note

by Jason Olson SportsPrepZone Editor First year Blaine coach Mark Arzdorf said he’s looking for some stability and following the Bengals’ 67-37 win over Coon Rapids they might have found it. The win stopped a two-game losing streak as the … Continue reading

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Girls’ basketball: Dec. 14 recap

by Jason Olson SportsPrepZone Editor Maple Grove 67, Andover 50 The Huskies (2-3) lost for the second time a week following Tuesday night’s 67-60 loss to Maple Grove, despite leading by two points at the half. Andover’s Kara Hofschild scored … Continue reading

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Boys’ hoops: Strong second half aids Tornadoes

by Jason Olson SportsPrepZone Editor Holiday break is allowing several boys’ basketball teams a chance to take a breather, by either stepping away from competition to prepare for the next three months of the season while others are taking their … Continue reading

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Boys’ hoops: Dec. 17 recap

by Jason Olson SportsPrepZone Editor Centennial 83, Blaine 81 (OT) A thriller of a Northwest Suburban Conference game ended perfectly for the home crowd as Blaine rallied to outscore the Cougars 12-4 in the extra session that included making all … Continue reading

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Girls’ Basketball: Dec. 21 area recap

by Jason Olson SportsPrepZone Editor Osseo 52, Blaine 43 The Orioles used a 17-0 run to pull away in the second half at Blaine for the Northwest Suburban Conference victory. Osseo senior guard Cy’erra Mills led everyone with 18 points. … Continue reading

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Boys’ basketball: Dec. 21 area recap

by Jason Olson SportsPrepZone Editor Anoka 70, Coon Rapids 57 Anoka took a two point lead into halftime and extended that by 11 points in the second to improve to 3-2 while Coon Rapids extended its losing skid to six … Continue reading

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