An event the kids won't soon forget
She looks like an ordinary 20-year-old. But looks don't count when you clamp on a pair of skis at the top of a 90-meter ski jump.
Sarah Hendrickson recently graced the slopes of the storied, 130-year-old St. Paul Ski Club at its Nordic site near Carver Lake in south Maplewood.
She was in town to head up a three-day, June 26-28 training camp. Some 40 kids, ages 8 to 16 from the throughout the Central Division of the United States Ski Association, were on hand to glean the knowledge of the world champion and 2014 U.S. Olympian.
Becca Dyson (photo courtesy of the University of Minnesota)
Three former Roseville Area High School athletes picked up some impressive awards earlier this summer. All three are current or former University of Minnesota standouts and the awards they earned came because of their time as Golden Gophers.
For the second straight weekend, the Rosetown American Legion baseball team played in a large, multi-team tournament. Getting victories in those tournaments has proven to be a tough task for the Rockets.