(Clockwise) Chet Holmgren of Minnehaha Academy is a 7-footer with three-point range. Prior Lake's 6-10 Dawson Garcia considers himself "positionless."

Scoggins: State's prep stars showcase the new age of 'big man' in basketball

Traditional roles no longer apply to basketball. Centers are guards, guards post up, and everyone shoots three-pointers.

Minnetonka freezes Andover in frigid Hockey Day matinee in Bemidji

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Five different players scored for the top-ranked Skippers amid frigid temperatures on Lake Bemidji.

Burton's second-period goal gives No. 2 Blake the win over No. 1 Edina

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After a 1-1 first period, the Bears found the net, and the eventual game winner, against the section rival Hornets.
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Halvorson's hat trick caps a Bemidji shutout victory over Greenway

Senior goalie Broc Waldhausen stopped 23 shots for Lumberjacks, who hosted Hockey Day Minnesota.
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Michael Walker posted on Facebook a photograph of fans in Jordan with a Trump flag draped over the legs of four front-row spectators.

Twin Cities school superintendent reviewing display of Trump 2020 flag at basketball game

Minneapolis Roosevelt's coach was unhappy to see the banner displayed in the front row when his team played at Jordan on Tuesday. The flag's owner said it was part of a "theme night."
Phaizon Scott brought the Minneapolis North championship trophy to the crowd after the Polars defeated Rushford-Peterson 30-14. ] Shari L. Gross / sgr
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Minnetonka's three-goal, third-period outburst freezes Andover in Hockey Day Minnesota matinee

Five different players scored for the top-ranked Skippers amid frigid temperatures on Lake Bemidji.
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January 19

Friday's prep sports roundup

Eagan/Eastview swept the Buck Hill Invitational, an Alpine skiing event on Friday.
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January 18

Second-half surge pushes Champlin Park past Blaine in boys' basketball

Trailing by nine at one point, the Rebels rallied and managed to hang on against the Bengals.
Eden Prairie players celebrated their state 6A football title.
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January 18
No. 1 vs 2: Blake-Edina girls; Tonka-Andover boys (outdoors, 21-below forecast)

No. 1 vs 2: Blake-Edina girls; Tonka-Andover boys (outdoors, 21-below forecast)

The hockey gods have graced us with boys' and girls' games involving the No. 1 and 2-ranked teams in a span of about 15 hours, including an outdoor game up north in puck-chilling cold.
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January 18

Thursday's prep roundup

Amelia Karelitz knocked a rebound into the net with 10 minutes, 46 seconds left in the game to give Woodbury a 2-1 victory over Bemidji in girls' hockey on the outdoor rink on Lake Bemidji to kickoff the Hockey Day in Minnesota festivities.
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January 18

Thursday's prep results

Here's Thursday's high school sports results:
Wayzata received the Bay Bell trophy, part of the rivalry between these two teams. Wayzata beat Minnetonka 14-0. Friday, September 28, 2012
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January 17
Listen: Basketball ref shortage requires new thinking to ease the crunch

Listen: Basketball ref shortage requires new thinking to ease the crunch

Too many games on Tuesday? Fewer officials per game? More games on other nights? In the latest Talking Preps podcast, prep writers Jim Paulsen and David La Vaque add their notions to the issue that flared anew this week in the metro area. Plus a chilly Hockey Day in Minnesota preview.
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January 17

Girls' hockey: Mound Westonka beats Holy Family Catholic with late goal, stays unbeaten

Sydney Hules netted a power-play goal late in the third period, giving the White Hawks their 17th win this season.
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January 16

Uncertainty, opportunity teammates at new Minneapolis basketball academy

The sports-minded school, with 21 students in its first year, is part of a trend that flips the traditional high school approach for players seeking to get exposure for their basketball talents
Blake forward Carly Bullock (22) is a prolific goal-scorer and a tough player defensively as well. The senior is bound for Princeton next year.
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January 16

Edina tops Wayzata in overtime in matchup of girls' hockey powers

Katie Davis slid a shot past Stephanie Garvis with 1 minute, 4 seconds left in overtime to give Class 2A, No. 2 Edina a 4-3 victory over No. 3 Wayzata
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January 16

Forest Lake tallies a pair of third-period goals to defeat rival East Ridge

With their victory over the Raptors, the Rangers remain undefeated in Suburban East Conference play.
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January 15
TRIA Rink at Treasure Island Center in St. Paul on Jan. 24, 2018.

Girls' hockey state tournament consolation games staying in St. Paul

The six games will be played at TRIA Rink, the practice facility of the Minnesota Wild and home site of the Minnesota Whitecaps of the professional National Women's Hockey League.
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January 14

Monday's prep results

Here's the scores from Monday's action in high school sports:
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January 14
Luci Anderson posted the best freestyle time of the day to help Armstrong win the girls’ team championship at the AABCC Relays on Saturday at Theodo

Prep athletes of the week: Armstrong skier Luci Anderson leads mates to Nordic relay title

Anderson posted the best freestyle time of the day to help Armstrong win the girls' team championship at the AABCC Relays on Saturday at Theodore Wirth Park.
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January 14

Top girls' hockey games: Class 2A's finest, Blake and Edina, meet in potential marquee postseason matchup

The top-ranked Bears and the second-ranked Hornets tangle again Friday in the regular season, with the winner gaining an edge over other contenders in highly competitive Section 6.
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January 14

Top boys' hockey games: Minnetonka clashes with Andover to kick off Hockey Day Minnesota

The top-ranked Skippers and No. 2 Huskies take their dominant defenses to Bemidji on Saturday for this year's outdoor showcase.
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January 14

Top girls' basketball games: Lac qui Parle Valley, Minneota collide in Class 1A, Section 3 semifinal rematch

On Thursday the Eagles look to avenge a loss from last season that helped the Vikings build a deep postseason run.
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January 14

Top boys' basketball games: Metro West contest between Cooper and Chaska promises to be a dogfight

Cooper swept Chaska in last year's series, but the Hawks' return to dominance could mean Tuesday's match-up is up for grabs.