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Three Centaurs sign collegiate NLIs
Published June 7, 2017 at 9:37 am
Overcoming a tragedy: BC’s Prince makes collegiate commitment
Published May 24, 2017 at 10:29 am
Devonta Prince’s goal, for as long as he can remember, was to grow up and play collegiate basketball. Prince began playing the sport at a young age and began to excel quickly, but a tragedy put a question mark on his future in the sport. Prince was attacked by a dog when he was 8-years-old,...
Ford takes home BC’s Athena honor
Published April 5, 2017 at 11:44 am
Brooklyn Center senior Nia Ford has been a three-sport athlete throughout her Centaur career. Ford played soccer in the fall, joined the dance team in the winter and rounded out every year on the track and field squad. Outside of her athletic accomplishments, Ford is on the National Honor Society,...
Centaurs’ hoops season ends at sections
Published March 15, 2017 at 4:20 pm
The Brooklyn Center boys basketball team entered the 2016-17 season with high hopes and goals after posting a strong 2015-16 campaign under head coach Matthew McCollister in his first year with the program. The Centaurs posted a 19-8 overall record in 2016-17, but fell short of their ultimate goal,...
Local wrestlers perform well at individual section meet
Published March 3, 2017 at 3:21 pm
One week after their team seasons ended at their respective section meets, the Armstrong, Brooklyn Center/Concordia Academy, Champlin Park, Cooper and Park Center wrestling teams competed in their individual section tournaments Feb. 24 and Feb. 25. Brooklyn Center/Concordia Academy competed in the...
Local teams excel at section wrestling
Published February 25, 2017 at 2:07 pm
The Armstrong, Brooklyn Center/Concordia Academy, Champlin Park, Cooper and Park Center wrestling teams took the mat Feb. 17 and 18 to compete in their team section tournaments. While these teams did not advance to participate in the state meet, every team was able to walk away from the competition...
Centaurs have won eight straight
Published February 21, 2017 at 1:05 pm
The Brooklyn Center boys basketball team began the season with a 5-0 record, but the Centaurs then posted a 4-6 record from Dec. 20 to Jan. 20. Following the last game of that streak, a 78-77 loss to St. Croix Lutheran, head coach Matthew McCollister sat down with his players to help them regroup....
Licciardi comes home to BC
Published February 14, 2017 at 1:05 pm
The Brooklyn Center football team appears to have found a permanent leader for its program, as Brooklyn Center alum John Licciardi was recently hired to lead the Centaurs. Licciardi, a 1999 Brooklyn Center graduate, spent the last six years at Osseo, where he was able to take home the Class 6A...
Brooklyn Center Lions to host Feb. 5 waffle breakfast
Published February 2, 2017 at 1:00 pm
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The Brooklyn Center Lions Club will host a waffle and sausage breakfast on Super Bowl Sunday, Feb. 5 at Brooklyn Center High School, 6500 Humboldt Ave. The event runs 8 a.m. to noon. The breakfast will have an all-you-care-to-eat supply of Belgian waffles courtesy of DAD’S, with sausage, 12...
‘Big Three’ looks to lead Centaurs to state
Published January 25, 2017 at 12:32 pm
The modern NBA was forever changed when the Boston Celtics paired star forward Paul Pierce with power forward Kevin Garnett, a former Minnesota Timberwolves star, and sharpshooter Ray Allen to form the first “Big Three” pairing of the NBA’s most recent trend. Since that pairing was made, the...