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Alexandria Aces

April 11, 2019
Alexandria Aces members (left to right) Carver Larson, Samson Hagstrom and Greta Oldenkamp perform at the Minnesota Timberwolves game on April 7. (Submitted photo)
One last goodbye: Aces put on final show ever where their first big break began
April 11, 2019 - 5:47am
March 2, 2019
The Alexandria Aces (left to right: Mac Heydt, Samson Hagstrom, Greta Olenkamp, Chase Thompson and Mason Gorghuber) perform their team dribbling act during their final performance in Alexandria Friday night. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)play button
"A perfect ending." Aces perform for the last time in their hometown
March 2, 2019 - 9:22am
February 27, 2019
Seven-year-old Griffin Heydt spins four basketballs at once during the Aces' show at Williams Arena on Dec. 11, 2018. The Aces, comprised of boys and girls ages 5-12, will perform their final show in Alexandria on Friday night after the boys basketball game against Willmar at AAHS. (Submitted photo)
Aces' final Alexandria show coming Friday
February 27, 2019 - 5:00pm
Alexandria Aces team member Samson Hagstrom spins a basketball under his back during a performance at the University of Minnesota on Dec. 11. Hagstrom is part of the seven kids who make up this year's final version of the Alexandria Aces. (Submitted photo)
One final act: Aces in the midst of their last season
December 27, 2018 - 5:00pm
September 21, 2018
Alexandria Aces members (left to right) Greta Oldenkamp, Karver Larson, Sampson Hagstrom and Sam Anderson (partially hidden) perform the team's finale at Alexandria Area High School on Feb. 11, 2017. (Submitted photo)
Sports briefs: Aces tryouts set for Oct. 1
September 21, 2018 - 9:10am
January 4, 2018
A member of the Timberwolves Dunk Team performs in Alexandria when the team came to town for the first time on Dec. 27, 2014. The NBA dunk team will be in Alexandria again this Friday as part of the Alexandria Aces Extravaganza during the Cardinal boys basketball game against Little Falls. (File photo)
Aces Extravaganza, featuring the Timberwolves Dunk Team, at AAHS Friday
January 4, 2018 - 11:35am
February 17, 2017
Alexandria Aces members (left to right) Greta Oldenkamp, Karver Larson, Sampson Hagstrom and Sam Anderson (partially hidden) perform the team's finale at Alexandria Area High School on Feb. 11. (Submitted photo)
Young Aces keep putting on a show
February 17, 2017 - 1:18pm
February 9, 2017
Alexandria Aces will perform at AAHS this Saturday
February 9, 2017 - 9:14am
February 8, 2017
Alexandria Aces to perform at AAHS Saturday
February 8, 2017 - 9:56am
October 28, 2015
Alexandria's Larry Novotny (left) talks with then Timberwolves president of basketball operations Flip Saunders after an Alexandria Aces performance at the Target Center.play button
Flip's death hits home
October 28, 2015 - 4:13pm
December 31, 2014
Alexandria Aces members (left to right) Drew Swedberg, Kyra Nelson and Andrew Wegner go through one of the final acts of their performance while Aces coach Larry Novotny places a ball so Nelson can spin it from her mouth during Saturday’s halftime entertainment. (Eric Morken/Echo Press)
Record-breaking night
December 31, 2014 - 9:22am
Alexandria Aces member Andrew Wegner, 12, goes through a series of eight somersaults during the team’s performance at the Alexandria boys basketball game on Saturday. (Eric Morken/Echo Press)
Spinning their way to a record
December 31, 2014 - 8:59am
December 27, 2014
Andrew Swedberg spins a ball during a performance at Georgetown University this past weekend as the Aces kicked off their season. (Contributed)
Party like it's 1990
December 27, 2014 - 7:37am
May 9, 2014
Aces heading back to L.A.
May 9, 2014 - 12:00am
February 19, 2014
From left to right, Alexandria Aces members Emily Harris, Drew Nelson and Treyton Thompson spin a ball on their finger during a show at the Staples Center in Los Angeles during a game between the Lakers and the Clippers from earlier this season. (Contributed)
Aces coming to Alex
February 19, 2014 - 12:00am
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