A first-round loss was a tough way to start the weekend but the Mounds View/Irondale/Roseville CI division adapted floor hockey team bounced back to make the best of it. The Rams rallied following the loss and were able to take home a trophy.
Concordia Academy’s boys basketball team went into its section semifinal on March 12 as the underdog but certainly didn’t play like it. The Beacons took it to Breck, especially in the first half, but couldn’t sustain it long enough to pull off the upset.
It took a while longer than anyone expected but the University of Minnesota women’s hockey team, which has a pair of Roseville Area High School graduates on the roster, clinched a spot in this weekend’s Frozen Four.
The Bucknell University men’s basketball team stayed home last week and spent spring break trying to earn a trip for this week. Even though classes started up again Monday, the Bison will be gone from campus for at least a couple of days.
Last year’s Roseville Area High School boys basketball team opened the post-season with a victory over North St. Paul and eventually lost in overtime in the section final. Fast forward a year and the Raiders might be having some deja vu moments while preparing for their playoff opener.