Jim Paulsen

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Prep baseball's late-inning rally for more athletes

Coaches and supporters of the sport, vibrant in some school districts and lagging in others, keep trying new methods of drumming up more interest.

Updated: April 27, 2015, - 08:28 PM

This week in preps: Best in boys' tennis to gather in Edina

Thanks to an unparalleled field of teams, the best team in Minnesota is likely to be determined Saturday at Edina’s venerable John Rowe Invitational.

Updated: April 26, 2015, - 10:06 PM

Inexperienced Wayzata grows with tough tennis schedule

With Wayzata returning only four experienced players from its back-to-back Class 2A championship boys’ tennis teams, coach Jeff Prondzinski anticipated a few missteps.

Updated: April 21, 2015, - 04:11 PM

Track and field's elite to gather at Hamline meet

The best track and field athletes in Minnesota — well, most of them — will gather Friday at Klas Stadium...

Updated: April 19, 2015, - 11:13 PM

Former football, reality star retools the Millers tennis team

Ryan Hoeg, after stints in pro football and reality television, has rebuilt the Washburn tennis team into a contender.

Updated: April 14, 2015, - 05:04 PM

Early returns look good for young Chanhassen softball

Few team sports depend on a single player as much as fastpitch softball. One dominant pitcher is generally all it...

Updated: April 14, 2015, - 05:03 PM

Top Class 3A baseball teams to square off

OK, so the bloom is off the Twins’ rose and there’s a sour smell emanating from Target Field. It’s spring...

Updated: April 13, 2015, - 09:10 PM

June 27 all-star football game lands 12 from west metro

Twelve players with west metro ties have been selected to play in the Minnesota Football Coaches Association All-Star Game.

Updated: April 07, 2015, - 09:15 PM

New Blake girls' lacrosse coach plans to stay on successful path

A new coach for the Blake girls’ lacrosse team is unlikely to mean big changes in the team’s highly successful approach.

Updated: April 07, 2015, - 09:15 PM

West metro prep notebook: Three private schools propose single football program

Dwindling participation numbers have forced three metro private schools to submit a plan.

Updated: March 31, 2015, - 07:06 PM

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