Community Sports: State Cup Soccer in Isanti, RR Bandits tryouts

State Cup soccer games in Isanti

The 2011 U.S. Youth Soccer “Minnesota State Cup” tournaments for teams aged U-13 to U-19 began April 25 at the Isanti Soccer Complex and will continue through this weekend and the May 6-8, 13-15, 20-22 and June 3-5 weekends. Approximately 170 teams will be competing, with the state level winners advancing to the regionals in Fox City, Wis. Region winners have the opportunity to play in the U.S. Soccer Nationals held in Arizona later in summer.

Rum River Bandits tryouts May 1, 7

The Rum River Bandits baseball club has open practices on Sunday, May 1 and Saturday, May 7 at 1 p.m. at Sandquist Park in Cambridge.  All players interested in playing town team baseball (men’s amateur, no age restrictions) are invited to attend.  The Rum River Bandits provide opportunities for young adults within 30 miles of Cambridge to continue their playing careers after high school/college. The Bandits play in the Metro Minny League of the MN Amateur Baseball Association. Any questions, contact Tom Koplitz at 763-742-3972 or visit the website at