BIG LAKE HORNET JUNIOR Lily Noble took first place in the all-around versus Chisago Lakes last week.

Gymnasts beat Wildcats

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Jennifer Edwards
The Big Lake Hornets varsity gymnastics team beat Chisago Lakes 134.275-123.725 last week  but lost to North Branch, 140.850-134.525 this week.
Tessa Iverson had the best score for the Hornets on vault. In the meet versus the North Branch Vikings. She took third place with an 8.800.
Laura Jore took second place on the uneven bars with a score of 8.900. Meghann Norrbom took third place on the balance beam with a score of 8.775. Lily Noble took second place in the floor exercises with a score of 8.700 and Norrbom was fourth with 8.525.
Noble took first place in the all-around in the meet versus Chisago Lakes with a total score of 33.625. She had a 7.95 on vault. 8.775 on bars, 8.35 on beam and 8.55 on floor.
Iverson had a 9.00 on floor. Jore won the event on bars with a score of 9.375. Norrbom had an 8.8 on the beam and an 8.375 on floor.
Section 7A is this week. The meet will be held Saturday at noon at Princeton High School. Teams compete to go to state. The Hornets are 6-2 on the season.
Coach Nikki Dilbert says the team is working on making their routines clean and crisp.
“And we hope everybody is healthy,” she said.

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MEMBERS OF THE BIG LAKE HIGH SCHOOL CHAMBER CHOIR performed for the school board at the beginning of their last meeting. The Chamber Choir members are selected for their skills from among their peers. They were directed by Mary Ebanks. (Photo by Jennifer Edwards).

DARLENE LANZ grew up just east of town and has lived in or around Big Lake all her life. She recalls what Christmas was like in Big Lake back then. (Photo by Jennifer Edwards).

SHERBURNE COUNTY ATTORNEY Kathleen Heaney, taking over as MCAA President. (Submitted photo.)

Cheryl Turck and Corey Mabis of the Sherburne County Probation Dept. (Photo by Ken Francis.)

SANTA AND HIS HELPERS prepared to give out toys to 111 families at the Food Shelf Monday. The toys were all donated by one local merchant. (Photo by Ken Francis.)