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

North metro preps: Most memorable moments of 2013

North metro athletes and teams made big news during 2013. Here are 10 memories worth savoring about triumph, talent and...

Updated: December 31, 2013, - 07:18 PM

Holiday tournament time in high school hockey

The metro area offers up five hockey tournaments this week and one next week.

Updated: December 24, 2013, - 11:22 PM

Girls' hockey: Minnetonka tips Wayzata in OT

Defenseman Kelsey Crow scored twice, including the game-winner.

Updated: December 17, 2013, - 10:20 PM

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

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