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Knight Errant

Girls’ Lacrosse learning to play as a team

May 6, 2008

Filed under SPORTS, Spring Sports

Unlike the lofty, title-driven goals of BSM sports teams like golf, softball, or boys' lacrosse, the varsity girls' lacrosse team has a different goal in mind: to learn how to play as a team. "I think our biggest goal as a team...

Girls’ golf team keeps getting better

May 2, 2008

Filed under SPORTS, Spring Sports

While many students were enjoying a break from school on Monday, April 28, BSM varsity and junior varsity golfers Allison Thimjon, Janine Karas, Lindsay Mlazgar, Amanda Nagel, Libby Roberts, and Nicole Hillman set off with their c...

Vikings deal and draft

May 1, 2008

Filed under SPORTS

What weighs 1179 pounds, has been to 6 Pro Bowls, and accumulated 25.5 sacks last season?  The answer is the Vikings defensive line, thanks to the addition of  Jared Allen. The Vikings gave up one first round pick and two...

Senior Jordan Taylor named Mr. Basketball

John Moore

May 1, 2008


The 2008 Mr. Basketball award winner is J––,” and that is enough. The speaker is drowned out as the Marriot ballroom erupts with applause and fills with the shouts of joy from fans, friends, and family. And as he walks...

Boys’ Golf Sets High Goals

April 24, 2008

Filed under SPORTS, Spring Sports

Boys’ golf has won their first three conference meets and have set high goals come sections and state where success is highly likely. This year the boys’ varsity team, made up of seniors Niklas Almstrom, John Brooks, Jeffrey...

Senior participates in Stick it to Cancer tournament

alexandra sifferlin

April 23, 2008

Filed under SPORTS, Winter Sports

BSM senior Emma Shields-Nordness, participated in the tenth annual Stick it to Cancer Women’s Hockey Tournament. The Stick it Cancer hockey tournament on April 18-20 was held in support for breast cancer, with proceeds going...

BSM track team finishes well at Cooper

April 23, 2008

Filed under SPORTS, Spring Sports

Yesterday, BSM girls track team dominated in their meet against Cooper and Fridley at Cooper while the boys had a strong showing, finishing third. Some girl standouts were sophomore Hannah Horner winning high jump, and freshman...

Baseball Team loses to Chisago 7-8

April 18, 2008

Filed under SPORTS, Spring Sports

The wind did not blow in favor of the varsity baseball team who faced surprising defeat to Chisago Lakes on Tuesday, April 15. BSM played against Chisago in Chisago and the final score was BSM 7, Chisago 8. Weather conditions—wind...

Boys’ Tennis takes out St. Louis Park

April 16, 2008

Filed under SPORTS, Spring Sports

The varsity boy’s tennis team beat rival St. Louis Park in their match on Wednesday, April 15.  Both teams are considered the top teams in their conference, and the match was considered one of the biggest this season. The...

Liriano rises, Twins fall

April 15, 2008

Filed under SPORTS

A year and a half and one major surgery later Francisco Liriano is back in the majors.  Will he ever be able to return to his previous dominance?  Will the surgery hinder his ability to throw that devastating slider?  Can the...

Rain sends Track team indoors

April 11, 2008

Filed under SPORTS, Spring Sports

BSM’s track and field team is not letting the weather affect them this season; over 100 athletes and lots of returning upperclassmen have been hurdling and sprinting down the main hallway, in order to get in shape for the first...

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