Area Sports

Anderson scores 22, Saints notch first playoff win

Jaydn Anderson was back with a vengeance in Saturday’s playoff game against Lake Mills, scoring 22 points to help lift St. Ansgar to the win, 59-55. The junior guard sat out a big chunk of the season with an injury, but gave the Saints a much needed boost in the second half, where she scored 19 points…

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Freshman Anderson sets new school record

St. Ansgar freshmen Hali Anderson made school history during Friday night’s game vs the West Fork Warhawks. Hali has had an outstanding season for the Saints, especially on the defensive end of the court, paving way for her to set the new St. Ansgar record for steals in a season with 80 after Friday’s game…

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Right on track, right on time: the story of St. Ansgar’s facilities

Editor’s note: This is the first story in a multi-part series highlighting the St. Ansgar School’s renovations and construction over the past several years. Much of these projects wouldn’t have been possible without the community’s commitment, with so many lending a hand it would be impossible to mention them all. Our goal is to shed…

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Saints girls have no trouble getting past Northwood, improve to 6-5

Northwood— The girls basketball team improved their record to above .500 Tuesday, beating Northwood convincingly by a score of 54-29. The Saints jumped out to a 20-1 lead at the end of the first quarter and didn’t look back. Freshman Hali Anderson led the Saints in just about every stat. She finished 21 points, 5…

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Vikings no match for short-handed Saints

Northwood—Despite having one player sick and another on vacation, the Saints were able to take care of business Tuesday in their first conference game after the holiday break. The Saints took a ten-point lead at the half and held on to win by a comfortable margin, 53-36. “I knew with the defense they like to…

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Saints Wrestling starts new year at Nashua-Plainfield for triangular

Nashua— The St. Ansgar wrestling team saw their first action against others school since the break on Tuesday, January 2 at the Nashua-Plainfield High School. Despite the cold temperatures, the triangular had a pretty good crowd that showed up to cheer on the schools competing. Forest City was the third school to make it a…

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Osage cruises past St. Ansgar boys

The second game of the year wasn’t so easy for the boys’ basketball team, which matched up with the Osage Green Devils. Osage came out on fire to start the game, and the Saints never gained any real traction throughout the night which resulted in the Saints losing their second game of the year 33-75.…

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