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North Branch girls basketball
Vikings girls cruise past Fridley
Published December 26, 2013 at 9:00 am
Viking girls split schedule
Published December 19, 2013 at 2:14 pm
NB basketball beats St. Croix Prep, falls to Irondale— The North Branch girls basketball team split its schedule last week in two non-conference matchups. On Thursday, the Vikings rolled over St. Croix Prep on the road for a 59-20 win against the Class AA opponent. Senior Haley Huset led the...
NB girls hoops hosting alumni reunion game
Published December 19, 2013 at 2:02 pm
The North Branch girls basketball program is hosting an alumni reunion and game at North Branch Area High School on Saturday, Jan. 25. The Vikings also will honor former head coach Dan Schlinder and his career at the event, beginning at noon with a reception and light lunch. The varsity girls game...
Vikings score two wins at home
Published December 11, 2013 at 10:34 am
NB basketball girls start year at 2-0 The North Branch girls basketball team had a successful opening week with wins over Minneapolis Henry and Duluth Denfeld. The Vikings took advantage of home court last Thursday in the opener against Minneapolis Henry, where the girls showed no mercy in its...
Coach Schindler calls it a coaching career at NBAHS
Published May 16, 2013 at 9:38 am
Vikings girls basketball coach Dan Schindler has 415 career victories and has spent 28 years coaching at North Branch Area High School. He’s decided to call it a career in coaching at North Branch this year. He’ll be moving onto Chatfield Public Schools next year. He relinquished his coaching...
NB girls basketball awards, 2012-13
Published March 27, 2013 at 4:16 pm
North Surburban Conference All Conference Sarah Lekson, Haley Huset Honorable Mention Annette Olson, Courtney Selbitschka All Conference Academic Emily Trunk, Jessica Merchant, Annette Olson Most Valuable Player Haley Huset Best Offensive Player Sarah Lekson Best Defensive Player Mikayla Carlson,...
Almost an upset for NB hoops
Published February 27, 2013 at 1:38 pm
After beating Irondale earlier in the week, the North Branch girls basketball team put a scare into Robbinsdale Cooper, undefeated in the conference, last Friday. On Feb. 19 the Vikings hosted and were victorious over the Knights 48-44. “Irondale is one of those teams that is hard to prepare for...
A Tale of two tigers
Published February 20, 2013 at 12:42 pm
Princeton and Fridley fall to the Vikings in girls hoops Last week the North Branch girls basketball team defeated both the Princeton Tigers and the Fridley Tigers. First up the Vikings outscored Princeton 52-36. “This was actually a much closer game than the final score indicated,” said coach...
Viking girls drop two games out of three
Published February 13, 2013 at 1:37 pm
Losing a primetime player is tough on any team. The North Branch girls basketball team lost two of three games played last week, feeling the loss of important starter Sarah Lekson Lekson, who suffered an injury eight games ago, is hoping to be ready to come back not only for the last week of the...
NB girls overcome big deficit for big win
Published February 6, 2013 at 12:31 pm
The Viking girls basketball team managed to adjust to the loss of one of its leading scorers and rebounders — one, Sarah Lekson — and came out victorious in a pair of games last week. First up the team dominated visiting St. Croix Preparatory Academy to earn a 61-22 victory. “Our press worked...