Congratulations to our Hardware Hank “Nuts & Bolts” Athletes of the Week: Emily Bergland, senior, Thief River Falls girls’ hockey and Bailey DuPay, senior, Northfield gymnastics.
Name: Emily Bergland
Sport: Girls’ hockey
School: Thief River Falls
Information: She led them to the big show and helped bring home the hardware. Emily scored 28 goals and 27 assists in the regular season and added four more goals and seven assists in the playoffs, including the game-winning goal in the state championship game as the Prowlers brought home their first state championship in their first-ever trip to state.
Name: Bailey DuPay
Information: We’ve come to expect the best from Bailey every time she competes and, once again, she came through at the state gymnastics meet. She won her third straight all-around title with a score of 39.05, fifth best all-time and wraps up her senior year as arguably the best gymnast in Minnesota high school history.