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“It’s unfortunate,” said Mounds View tennis coach Mike Cartwright. “The JV kids pay the same participation fee. They should have as good an experience as the varsity.”
Coaches are tapping into creative ways to keep their players interested.
At Fridley, girls’ golf coach Pat Barrett developed the “Truffle Open,’’ a classroom putting tournament in which the winners get truffles.
At Rockford, softball players have gotten immersed in a game based on team handball that uses a softball and gloves.
“At minimum, it keeps practices energetic and competitive,” he said.
Staff writers David La Vaque and Jason Gonzalez contributed to this report.
|St. Louis - WP: L. Lynn||4||FINAL|
|Washington - LP: J. Zimmermann||3|
|Toronto - WP: M. Buehrle||5||FINAL|
|Cleveland - LP: C. Kluber||0|
|LA Angels - LP: C. Wilson||2||FINAL|
|Detroit - WP: M. Scherzer||5|
|Baltimore - LP: B. Norris||2||FINAL|
|Boston - WP: J. Tazawa||4|
|Minnesota - LP: K. Correia||4||FINAL|
|Kansas City - WP: B. Chen||5|
|Cincinnati||4||Top 8th Inning|
|Houston||2||Bottom 4th Inning|
|Milwaukee - M. Garza||6:05 PM|
|Pittsburgh - W. Rodriguez|
|Atlanta - E. Santana||6:10 PM|
|NY Mets - B. Colon|
|NY Yankees - I. Nova||6:10 PM|
|Tampa Bay - C. Archer|
|Seattle - R. Elias||6:10 PM|
|Miami - H. Alvarez|
|Chicago WSox - J. Quintana||7:05 PM|
|Texas - C. Lewis|
|Philadelphia - K. Kendrick||7:10 PM|
|Colorado - J. Lyles|
|Arizona - M. Bolsinger||7:10 PM|
|Los Angeles - D. Haren|
|San Francisco - T. Hudson||7:40 PM|
|San Diego - E. Stults|
|Golden State||77||3rd Qtr 4:13|
|Chicago||2||3rd Prd 14:28|
|Houston||0||2nd Half 35:00|
|New England||1||2nd Half|
|San Jose||5:00 PM|
|Los Angeles||6:00 PM|
|Toronto FC||7:30 PM|
|Sporting Kansas City|
|Real Salt Lake|
Poll: Can the Wild rally to win its playoff series against Colorado?