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May 3, 2019
Former East Ridge coach Bryce Tesdahl accepts head coach position at Minnetonka
Former East Ridge boys basketball head coach Bryce Tesdahl has accepted a head coaching position with Minnetonka High School for the 2019-20...
May 3, 2019 - 10:50am
April 2, 2019
Courtney Brown Jr., Chloe Stoehr to compete in High School Slam Dunk & 3-point Championships at East Ridge
As the Final Four comes to Minneapolis this upcoming weekend, there are a handful of activities going on besides the two games on Saturday and...
April 2, 2019 - 12:45pm
April 1, 2019
Kendall Brown receives invite to USA Basketball 3x3 National Championships
After the semifinal game against Hopkins at the boys' basketball state tournament, sophomore Kendall Brown received a message from USA Basketball....
April 1, 2019 - 3:49pm
March 25, 2019
Kory Kiekhoefer resigns as New Life Academy's head boys' basketball coach
On Wednesday, March 20, Kory Kiekhoefer announced on Twitter his decision to step down from the head coach position of the New Life Academy boys'...
March 25, 2019 - 1:02pm
Boys Basketball: East Ridge earns fourth place at state, builds program for future
Third-place game Park Center 61, East Ridge 59 It might've been a third-place game, but it felt like a championship game to East Ridge. The No....
March 25, 2019 - 6:52am
March 15, 2019
Boys Basketball: East Ridge advances to state tournament for the first time in program history
Thursday night East Ridge 71, Cretin-Derham Hall 45 With 15 seconds left in the section finals game on Thursday night, East Ridge's Zach Zebrowski...
March 15, 2019 - 10:38am
March 11, 2019
The dynamic five: East Ridge starters work together for one common goal
Before every East Ridge boys' basketball game, the starting five get together and huddle up. Those 30 seconds allow Courtney Brown Jr., Zach...
March 11, 2019 - 3:48pm
Culture change: Park seniors build foundation to boys’ basketball program
Culture. It’s a simple word that has many meanings to the Park boys’ basketball team. Culture means the diversity of talent and players...
March 11, 2019 - 12:45pm
March 8, 2019
Boys Basketball: East Ridge wins in-town section rivalry game over Woodbury
Wednesday night East Ridge 77, Woodbury 41 Tempo. That was the focus for both East Ridge and Woodbury on Wednesday night. Woodbury started the...
March 8, 2019 - 9:47am
March 5, 2019
Boys Basketball: East Ridge, Woodbury, Park, New Life Academy, Math & Science Academy earn seeds for section tournaments
The section seed meetings have concluded and the tournaments are finalized for every Woodbury and Cottage Grove school for boys basketball. The section tournaments begin this week and the five schools are in various sections. Here's a breakdown of where each team is seeded and path...
March 5, 2019 - 11:01am
February 27, 2019
Boys Basketball: East Ridge, Park earn wins on senior night
Tuesday East Ridge 62, White Bear Lake 36 It was senior night at the Perch on Tuesday night and the seniors didn't disappoint with a 62-36 win over White Bear Lake. Patrick Lynott led the Raptors with 14 points, while Ben Carlson was right behind him with 12 points. Courtney Brown...
February 27, 2019 - 2:33pm
February 21, 2019
Boys Basketball: East Ridge defeats Park in crosstown rivalry, New Life wins big on Tuesday
Tuesday East Ridge 93, Park 69 It was a crosstown rivalry game on Tuesday and East Ridge showed its dominance in the second win of the season against Park with a 93-69 final score. East Ridge had strong performances by a handful of players. Kendall Brown led the Raptors with 22 points,...
February 21, 2019 - 2:26pm
February 11, 2019
Boys Basketball: Park wins crosstown rival game against Woodbury
Friday Park 79, Woodbury 67 It was an offensive half that coaches dream about in their career for Park and head coach Mike Weah. The Wolfpack...
February 11, 2019 - 10:30am
February 6, 2019
A playmaker, a big man, a 3-point shooter: New Life Academy accepts its team roles
A basketball team consists of different roles for players, each tasked with helping the team win with their specific skills. If the players are...
February 6, 2019 - 4:00pm
February 4, 2019
Boys Basketball: East Ridge fights off No. 9 Edina
Twelve games. That's how long the winning streak is for East Ridge. But the streak doesn't matter to head coach Bryce Tesdahl. The confidence...
February 4, 2019 - 9:01am