It was one of those games you’d have to see to believe. Due to a concussion and two other players not being available, the Tonka United boys Classic 2 soccer team had to play an entire state-tournament match with only 10 players last week. It was 92 degrees at Steve Michaud Park in Lakeville, and [...]
I thought maybe, just maybe, I could get through the rest of the summer without writing another “What’s Wrong With America?” column. Then it happened.
After watching Excelsior’s American Legion baseball team roll through the Sub-State Four Tournament unscathed last week, Wayzata head coach Adam Goethke was ready to rank Excelsior with elite teams of the past. “When I played Legion ball, Tri-City Red won the World Series,” he said. “And in 2011, an Eden Prairie team that I coached [...]
The Excelsior-Lake Minnetonka Historical Society will host a “Tapping History: Excelsior’s Hotels” event 7-9 p.m. Monday, Aug. 11, on board the Steamboat Minnehaha. Boarding begins at 6:45 p.m. at Bayside Grille, 687 Excelsior Boulevard, Excelsior. The boat will leave at 7 p.m. sharp. The tourist industry in the Lake Minnetonka area flourished into the early [...]
Friday, August 1 BINGO Where: Southshore Center, 5735 Country Club Rd., Shorewood When: 1 p.m. Info: 952-474-7635 THE CELLAR AT SCUSI Where: Scusi, 221 Water St., Excelsior When: 6-11 p.m. Info: 952-470-2016 Monday, August 4 SENIOR TAI CHI Where: Southshore Center, 5735 Country Club Rd., Shorewood When: 10 a.m. Info: 952-474-7635 EXCELSIOR [...]