Five Rangers named all-state
Photo: The puck flies into the top corner of the net off the stick of junior forward Jacob Zowin (No. 18, right) during the Forest Lake boys hockey team's 2-1 victory over Irondale Tuesday. Ben Rice was good for the other goal.
The Forest Lake girls hockey team was beaten 3-0 by Andover in the Section 7AA championship game Thursday, ending the Rangers' season one game short of a third consecutive trip to the Class AA state tournament.
Having earned her right to compete with Minnesota's best high school skiers, Forest Lake sophomore Morgan Tomas placed 75th in a field of 89 at the MSHSL state Alpine championships at Giants Ridge in Biwabik Wednesday.
A trio of Forest Lake wrestlers fought their way to podium finishes at the Minnesota Ninth-Grade and Under Wrestling League championship meet at Champlin Park Feb. 3.
The Forest Lake boys and girls Nordic skiing teams are almost always among the field of qualifiers at the state meet each year, and they have just ensured that nothing will change in 2018.
Senior Faith Pleski was the top Forest Lake finisher in the Cambridge-Isanti All-Around Invitational Jan. 27, placing fifth out of 64 competitors with an all-around score of 36.35.
The Forest Lake girls basketball team will continue a recent tradition of combining its Pink Night and Youth Night celebrations when it takes on Mounds View Friday at 7 p.m.
As excitement continues to build toward the Feb. 9 opening of the Olympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea, fans in the Forest Lake area will once again have the chance to cheer on a local athlete representing the United States on the world’s biggest stage. On Jan. 13, Marine on St. …
Youth and adults can learn to hunt turkeys this April with experienced volunteers who will cover safe hunting techniques, how to call-in turkeys, hunting tactics, and field dressing a bird.
It was to no avail, but the Jeff Whittrock kids, of Forest Lake, did their best to help rally spirit for the Minnesota Vikings with a snow sculpture featuring receiver Stephon Diggs, the hero of the Minneapolis Miracle victory over New Orleans on Jan. 14. Left to right are Kaily, 11; dad Jef…
Gov. Mark Dayton has proclaimed Jan. 20 to 28 as Snowmobile Safety Awareness Week in Minnesota. This an opportunity for the Department of Natural Resources, volunteer safety instructors, and the Minnesota United Snowmobilers Association and its 250 member snowmobile clubs to join together to…
The Forest Lake boys swimming and diving team led the Section 7AA True Team meet in Coon Rapids Jan. 20 all the way until the final event, the 400-yard medley relay. A disqualification in that race forced the Rangers to settle for third place out of seven teams with 964 points.
The Forest Lake boys and girls Nordic ski teams kick off their postseason runs Thursday when they compete in the Suburban East Conference championship pursuit at Hyland Park Preserve in Bloomington.
After enduring a month’s worth of delays to the start of its competitive season, the Forest Lake Alpine skiing team got going at last with a Suburban East Conference meet Jan. 9.
The Forest Lake girls hockey team leapfrogged two teams in the Class AA state rankings released Jan. 2 to settle into the No. 6 position, trailing only the Blake School, Centennial, Edina, Hill-Murray and Andover.
The North Lakes Academy boys and girls basketball teams both finished as the runners-up in the four-team Husky Holiday Classic tournament Dec. 28-29.
The Forest Lake girls hockey team scored three goals in each game it played at the Blaine Mid-Winter Border Battle Dec. 27-29 while allowing its opponents just three goals altogether. The Rangers took home the championship trophy from the eight-team, three-state tournament after beating Whit…
The former Forest Lake basketball players and coaches who came home for the Alumni Night doubleheader Dec. 21 had plenty to cheer about while they watched their 2017 counterparts pick apart the teams from Cambridge-Isanti.