Vikings fall in close games— It was a tough week for the North Branch boys basketball team, which suffered three straight losses.The Vikings fell 66-55 to St. Michael-Albertville on the road last Tuesday, then lost by just two points, 50-48, two days later at home against Mahtomedi. North Branch lost another close game, 67-64, at [...]
NB basketball starts year at 2-1 It’s another win for the North Branch basketball boys as they defeated Irondale on the road last Tuesday, 57-44, to bring their record to 2-1 overall. The Nov. 26 victory over the Knights shows improvement from the past two seasons for North Branch. Irondale defeated the Vikings 63-34 in [...]
Vikings sit .500 at 2-2 The North Branch boys basketball team lost 83-52 on the road last Friday to Totino-Grace. The loss followed a 10-day break for the Vikings between games. It was a slow start for the Vikings, who put up just 21 points compared to Totino-Grace’s 42 in the first half. Although North [...]
Dillon Harms, a senior at North Branch Area High School, has signed a letter of intent to play basketball at Concordia University in Seward, Neb. next year. Back row, from left: Principal Coleman McDonough, head coach David Anderson, assistant coach Ryan Minke. Front row: Scott Harms, Dillon Harms, Sheri Harms.
The 2012-13 North Branch Area High School boys basketball team has been named Class AAA State Academic Champions by the Minnesota Basketball Coaches Association. The team grade-point average was 3.716 on a 4.0 scale. Congratulations to Coach Anderson and the team.
Last week the Viking boys basketball team finished its regular season with losses to conference rivals St. Francis and Totino-Grace. First up, North Branch hosted the Fighting Saints on Wednesday night and put up a good fight going into the half with the score knotted at 29. But St. Francis came back to outscore the [...]