Tuesday, March 11, 2014
They were able to make one more play
Bears eighth-grade goalie Anna Kruesel made 29 saves, including 11 each in the first and third periods, to preserve her third one-goal victory of the tournament."It is a state championship game, I wanted to do everything I could to help us win," Kruesel said.Isuzu Auto PartsSaid Scanlan: "We knew they were the defending champs. We knew it would be a good challenge. We knew they had the firepower. They were able to make one more play.canada goose jacket womenThird place
Red Wing won the third-place game for the second consecutive season with a 5-2 victory over St. Paul United. Minnesota State Mankato recruit Nicole Schammel had two goals, and Reagan Haley had a goal and two assists. Alev Baysoy scored both goals for St. Paul United.All-tournament team: Red Wing -- Emily Stegora, Nicole Schammel.Wholesale Lingerie Sexy Lingerie Proctor/Hermantown -- Sophie McGovern. St. Paul United -- Catherine Johnson. Blake -- Carly Bullock, Lilia Everson,Nike Air Max Sylvie Wallin. East Grand Forks -- Alexa Mack, Haley Mack, Karly Nelson, Madi Galstad, Mak Langei. It came down to the last man standing for the Forks wrestling team.
Too bad that last man turned out to be 285-pound Blaine wrestler Mikey Antczak.The Spartans bid for the Class 1A team state championship was derailed at the Mat Classic's 420th and final match — a contest between Antczak and Chewelah's Dustin Olson on Saturday night at the T"a Dome.With Antczak's victory by decision, the Borderites earned four points and wrenched the first-place trophy away from Forks by a score of 110.5 to 109.The title that slipped just out of the Spartans' clutches would have been the first state team championship in any sport in the history of Forks High School."Nothing left to say," said Forks coach Bob Wheeler, who could only shake his head as the clock expired in the 285-pound final."When you are forced to having to sit around and wait for another team to lose in order for yours to win and you've had opportunities to win it yourself, it's just not a good situation to be in."
A bright spot remains for the Spartans: four of the seven state-placing Forks boys will return next season.Ward reaches finalDejection was widespread in the Forks contingent,Lululemon Women's Pants which had gathered mere moments before to cheer on teammate Joel Ward in his 220-pound title match with Chelan's Asa Schwartz.Ward fell 4-0 in a match that would have given Forks the championship.