BIG LAKE HORNETS GYMNASTS TOOK SIXTH PLACE at the state meet Friday and Lily Noble, Laura Jore and Cassie Knick went on to compete in the individual competition Saturday. Pictured from the left are Avery Huber, Cassie Knick, Meghann Norrbom, Laura Jore, Grace Thieke, Tessa Iverson, Kaity Swanson and Lily Noble. (Submitted photo).
THE BIG LAKE HORNETS VARSITY GYMNASTICS TEAM won their section meet at Princeton Saturday and moved on to state this weekend. Lily Noble, Laura Jore and Cassie Knick also qualified for the state individual meet. Pictured from left to right are Mallary Dick, Meghann Norrbom, Lily Noble, Laura Jore, Tiffany Farrell, Tessa Iverson, Cassie Knick, Britney Knick, Grace Thieke and Avery Huber. (Photo by Bill Morgan).
COURTNEY NELSON (25) scored 39 points in Big Lake’s last three games. She had 14 against Coon Rapids, 13 against Blaine and 12 against Monticello. Above, she goes baseline for a score against Monticello in a game played earlier this season as Kayla Rush (22) sets a pick. (Photo by Ken Francis.)
AUSTIN POE scored 74 points in Big Lake’s three wins in the past week. He had 24 against St. Cloud Apollo, 29 against Rocori and 21 against Monticello. Above, he drives for a score in a game earlier this season against Buffalo. (Photo by Ken Francis.)
TWO BIG LAKE MIDDLE SCHOOL STUDENTS, Trent Ramert and Svea Pearson, were selected from more than 2,000 applicants to participate in the American Choral Directors’ Association of Minnesota’s Honor Choir. (Submitted photo).
Dottie Carpenter ran the Cupcake Raffle on Saturday night at the Rivers of Hope Gala. Purchasing a cupcake entered the buyer into a raffle for a Sterling Silver and Black Diamond Naledi Shield Pendant donated by Loch Jewelers in Monticello.