Posted On: 02/17/19 6:22 PM
Mahtomedi and Hastings have had some epic battles in recent years as they fought tooth and nail for titles in the Metro East Conference. They’re still battling hard – just not with a trophy on the line. I was at Mahtomedi Friday night for their latest encounter and it was a dog fight every bit as good as those of the past. I can report that even in the post-Emma Grothaus, Annika Sougstad, Krystal Carlson-era, Hastings vs Mahtomedi still stirs up the emotions. This time around it was the Zephyrs who prevailed, coming from behind to win 57-55.
It’s fitting that an unheralded 5’4 freshman – in this case Zoie Centers – should be the hero. These are two young, ine