Sports

In a world of activities that require specific skill sets, lacrosse pulls the best from traditional sports and blends them into a fast-paced, racquet-wielding game that looks like a cross between field hockey, ice hockey, and soccer. A little bit of everything is included: hockey’s physicality, basketball’s footwork, and the wrist flexibility needed to cast [...]

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With just one departing senior in Brittany Johnson, the Waconia girls’ golf team is looking ahead to next season and eagerly anticipating the return of much of its varsity squad. Johnson’s place on the team, however, will be hard to fill, according to WHS head coach Dan Benham. “Anytime you graduate a senior, it’s tough [...]

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In the words of Mayer amateur baseball manager Joe Berrios, last Tuesday’s game at Young America wasn’t pretty. In a seven-inning shut out, the Blazers fell to the Cardinals 12-0 on July 1. Young America pitcher Aaron Cook kept the Blazers’ offense quiet, allowing just two hits in his seven innings of work. Both Mayer [...]

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This year’s Waconia varsity boys’ golf team was balanced in its talent pool, as nearly every member turned in the team’s top score at various meets throughout the season. Despite a rainy start, the Wildcats had a successful 2014 campaign, finishing fourth overall in the Wright County Conference’s East division, in the first season as [...]

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Holy Family Catholic High School’s track and field team recently gave out a number of awards. The Fire teams had a successful season that saw the best finish in school history at the state tournament, a third place finish for the girls. Multiple other honors ranging from All-Conference, All-Section, and academic awards were also brought [...]

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