The North Branch fifth grade boys red traveling basketball team took first place at a tournament in Cloquet Feb. 1. Back: Nathan Skiba, Bryce Skiba, Dylan Witte, Ryan Sanvik, Luke Fisk. Front: Devon Schulte, Gavyn Jensen-Schneider, Bryce Merten.
RC basketball boys win five in a row— With five wins in a row under its belt, the Rush City boys basketball team comes into the home stretch of the season with a fury. The Tigers traveled to Aitkin on Friday and pulled out a 56-53 victory after losing to the Gobblers earlier in January [...]
RC wrestling coach boosts team morale with humor— Nearly a month ago, Rush City/Braham head wrestling coach Andy Hackenmueller and one of his top wrestlers, junior Jake Lynch, shook hands on a deal. If Lynch won the 195-pound weight class at the North Branch tournament in mid-January, Hackenmueller had to grow a mustache to match [...]
Vikings defeat Zimmerman, fall in OT to Rogers The North Branch boys basketball team started on an even keel with Zimmerman during Saturday afternoon’s home game, but the Vikings would soon push the tempo and take the lead, cruising their way to a 54-42 victory. Trailing 7-6 minutes into the game, junior Brandon Steffensen helped [...]