When trailing 28-0 at halftime of their home game against Stillwater last Friday night, Forest Lake head football coach Jeff Wilson told his guys to stop paying attention to the scoreboard. It’s been a trend for the Rangers the past two seasons: starting strong on a first drive, then dwindling throughout the game. Wilson said [...]
It was a week of ups and downs for the Forest Lake volleyball team. The Rangers hosted Chisago Lakes last Tuesday and left no doubt in the victor by sweeping the Wildcats in straight sets. Forest Lake showed few flaws in the home match, recording just five hitting errors overall and serving 96 percent as [...]
The Forest Lake girls cross-country team cruised to a top finish overall at the St. Francis Invite last Thursday, totaling 30 points on the day. Monticello took second with 62 points. Junior Emma Benner racked up another individual title in a field of 74 with a time of 14:36. St. Michael-Albertville’s Lizzy Heil came in [...]
The Forest Lake boys soccer team recorded three losses last week to Mounds View (2-0), Park (3-0) and Duluth East (6-0). The Rangers played White Bear Lake on Tuesday and host Cretin-Derham Hall at 5 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 18 (both games after press time).
The Forest Lake swimming and diving team faced a tough Mounds View squad on the road last Thursday. The Rangers fell to the Suburban East Conference foe, 103-78. A main highlight for the Rangers was a first-place finish for ninth-grader Kenzie Klein in the 50-yard freestyle with a time of 26:49. Junior Andrea Dunrud gave [...]
The Forest Lake girls tennis team recorded two losses last week against Suburban East Conference opponents Stillwater and Cretin-Derham Hall. The Rangers fell 1-6 to the Ponies last Tuesday and 3-4 to the Raiders last Thursday. Next, Forest Lake hosts Roseville at 3:30 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 18.