David La Vaque

Reporter | High school sports
Phone: 612-673-7574
David La Vaque has covered high school sports with an emphasis on the North Metro suburbs since 2004.

Recent content from David La Vaque

'Gamers' lead Centennial on return trip to boys' hockey tournament

A group of “gamers’’ helped spark the Centennial boys’ hockey team’s return to the state tourney.

Updated: March 04, 2014, - 06:34 PM

Boys' hockey Metro Player of the Year: Burnsville's Brock Boeser

Brock Boeser became a sniper for Burnsville — and a target for foes — but he kept his cool and excelled.

Updated: March 03, 2014, - 10:50 PM

Lakeville North goes from hockey darkhorse last year to high seed

The Panthers are the second seed in Class 2A after qualifying for the 2013 tournament with a losing record.

Updated: March 01, 2014, - 07:52 PM

Stillwater, Centennial earn berths into 2A hockey tournament in Fairgrounds finale

The Ponies exited the state fair rink as state qualifiers.

Updated: February 28, 2014, - 11:58 PM

A fond farewell to hockey at the Fairgrounds

On Friday night, we bid farewell to the funkiest joint in high school hockey — the Lee and Rose Coliseum at the State Fairground.

Updated: February 28, 2014, - 05:56 AM

Boys' section hockey finals: EP needs OT; Edina cruises to eighth straight state berth

A shorthanded goal by Jack Keeley enabled the Eagles to beat Benilde-St. Margaret’s in the Section 6AA final.

Updated: February 27, 2014, - 12:58 AM

Minnetonka's Baldwin wins Ms. Hockey award

The senior defender was seen as the ultimate winner as she led her team to three consecutive Class 2A titles in her career.

Updated: February 23, 2014, - 10:13 PM

Notes: Lineup changes pick up the slack for Blake

Sylvie Wallin was moved from defense to forward in the second period to help generate offense

Updated: February 22, 2014, - 10:55 PM

Blake wins Class 1A hockey title

The Bears charged back from a 2-0 deficit to win their second Class 1A state championship in a row.

Updated: February 22, 2014, - 10:51 PM

State tournament notes: Small schools want more exposure

There’s no bad time to play state championship games but a number of girls’ hockey coaches would prefer more primetime...

Updated: February 22, 2014, - 01:23 PM

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