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

Blaine coach sees benefit to boys' hockey top ranking

None of Dave Aus’s previous teams ever had held the top spot.

Updated: December 10, 2013, - 07:13 PM

2015 prep football season to be unlike any other

The Prep Bowl in 2015 will be two weeks earlier outdoors, so the MSHSL has to adjust season somehow.

Updated: December 05, 2013, - 10:20 PM

Anoka girls' basketball aims to finish 'with a bang'

Anoka wants to do more than just reach the state tournament again.

Updated: December 03, 2013, - 07:01 PM

Knocking off defending champ Edina boosts Elk River hockey's confidence

The Elks defended their home ice Nov. 30, defeating Edina 3-1 and outshooting the Hornets 20-4 in the third period.

Updated: December 03, 2013, - 06:58 PM

Eden Prairie three-peats with 28-7 victory over Rosemount

Eden Prairie secured its designation as a dynasty by building an early lead with explosive plays.

Updated: November 29, 2013, - 11:53 PM

Prep Bowl preview: Eden Prairie provides a measuring stick

Eden Prairie, Minnesota prep football’s gold standard, shoots for an unprecedented third state title in a row. Only Rosemount stands in its way.

Updated: November 28, 2013, - 10:38 PM

Dassel-Cokato linebacker thankful to be alive after brain injury

Head injuries are a growing problem for young athletes, but Luke Nelson’s trauma ended his football career — and almost his life.

Updated: November 27, 2013, - 08:10 PM

Maple Grove boys' hockey turns heads in fresh start

A tumultuous 2012-13 season put Maple Grove atop the list of boys’ hockey teams eager for a fresh start this winter.

Updated: November 26, 2013, - 05:38 PM

Andover goalie Maddie Rooney hones her game through tenacity

Seasoned by years of boys’ hockey, Maddie Rooney brings tenacity to Andover’s girls’ team.

Updated: November 19, 2013, - 05:29 PM

Intrigue abounds in boys, girls' north metro hockey

North metro hockey holds a great deal of intrigue coming off a postseason ripe with upsets.

Updated: November 19, 2013, - 05:29 PM

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