Friday, March 8, 2013
Section quarterfinal win means the Tigers face DeLaSalle Tuesday. Also on Thursday a "Harlem Shake" video featuring the Fridley team surfaced.
The Fridley High School boys basketball team squeaked past crosstown rival Totino-Grace High School Thursday with a 56-54 win on their home court. With the quarterfinal win, the Tigers advance to the section semifinals for a duel with DeLaSalle High School at Coon Rapids High School on Tuesday. The team made another splash Thursday with a Fridley locker room "Harlem Shake" video on YouTube. See tweets about basketball and the video in the Storify window above, or at Storify.com. Related:
Saturday, March 2, 2013
Columbia Heights hosted the last regular season game Friday.
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Tuesday, February 26, 2013
It's Parent Night and Senior Night at FHS.
Root on the Tiger boys one last time at the Fridley High School home basketball court Tuesday night. From the Fridley Backcourt Club Facebook page: Last home game for the boys this evening! They'll take on Irondale at 5:45 (9th grade & JV) and 7:15 (Varsity). Come join us for Senior Night and Parent Night!
Tuesday, February 12, 2013
Pay one admission for a varsity double-header. Also, see full video here of girls varsity's last game vs. St. Louis Park.
Your Tuesday afternoon and evening will be all set once you find a seat at Fridley High School to watch the Tigers girls and boys varsity basketball teams play St. Paul Highland Park in back-to-back games. The girls varsity game starts at 5:45 p.m. The boys varsity game starts at 7:15 p.m. Your paid admission is good for both games. In the meantime, watch the full video of the FHS girls varsity game vs. St. Louis Park on Feb. 7, 2013, newly posted on YouTube by Park TV. It was a pretty close game—rescheduled from Jan. 8, when girls games at St. Louis Park were called off because of the flu-related death of Orioles player Carly Christenson.
Tuesday, February 5, 2013
Boys teams will face off in Fridley High School, girls at Columbia Heights High School.
Tuesday is the day for basketball games between boys and girls teams from Fridley High School and Columbia Heights High School. The boys games are at Fridley High School, with varsity at 7:15 p.m. and JV/freshmen at 5:45 p.m. The girls games are at Columbia Heights High School, with varsity at 7:15 p.m. and JV/freshmen at 5:45 p.m. On Thursday the Fridley girls teams will play St. Louis Park—makeup games for matchups that were cancelled due to the death of a St. Louis Park player from the flu. For more on Fridley High School hoops, follow Fridley Backcourt Club on Facebook. If you can't see the Storify above with tweets about the games coming up on Tuesday night, please visit Storify.com.
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
The Tigers came very close, dropping Tuesday's game by 2 points to Benilde-St. Margaret's.
The Fridley High School boys varsity basketball team might have three more wins this season if things had gone just a little differently. Tuesday night on the road at Benilde-St. Margaret's High School, the Tigers were within one basket, losing 49-47. Two other games this season have seen heartbreaking losses by razor-thin margins: St. Francis (58-57) and Highland Park (84-82 in overtime). Related:
Monday, January 7, 2013
The Fridley High School team lost in another squeaker.
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Monday, January 7
Saturday, January 5, 2013
A one-point loss at home to St. Francis.
They don't lose much, and when the Fridley High School boys basketball team loses, they barely lose. Friday night, it was a one-point loss to St. Francis High School before a home-court crowd. (Dec. 11, it was a two-point loss to Highland Park.) Were you there? Upload a photo or leave a comment.
Saturday, December 8, 2012
MN Basketball Hub tweet said 'Fridley (0) at Eagan (77)' but the linked post reported that the Eagles actually posted 45 points.
A @mnbasketballhub tweeted typo in the final score of zero points for Fridley in Friday's Fridley-Eagan boys basketball game set off an avalanche of incredulous retweets, but the link at MN Basketball Hub reported the more believable result: Eagan 77, Fridley 45. If you can't see it above, check out the Storify that tells the tale.
Saturday, March 17, 2012
Panthers lose to Islanders 62-52 at Blaine High.
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Saturday, March 17, 2012
The season came to an abrupt end for the boys basketball team at Spring Lake Park High School Friday night when the DeLaSalle Islanders defeated the Panthers 62-52 in the Section 3AAA final.