State title rematch in Duluth set for Hockey Day

State title rematch in Duluth set for Hockey Day

Lakeville North capped an undefeated season with a 4-1 victory over Duluth East in March.

Help wanted: High school officials

July 31
Help wanted: High school officials
Fewer people are officiating high school games, amid concern that sportsmanship problems are making it harder to retain and recruit people and some younger officials have less patience for putting in the time needed to advance.

Probe into East Ridge football eligibility questions continues

July 27
Amid accusations leveled by former East Ridge football player Jojo Garcia, a Gophers recruit, an investigation continues whether additional players violated eligibility rules.
High Schools
July 29

Minnesota girls sprinters are converting nerves into speed

Three experienced Minnesota girls sprinters expect success at the upcoming AAU Junior Olympics.
High Schools
July 29

Beach volleyball grows in popularity among Minnesota high school volleyball players

Beach volleyball has gained popularity in the state as a training tool for indoor-driven players.
High Schools
July 29

Beach volleyball grows in popularity among high school players

Beach volleyball has gained popularity in the state as a training tool for indoor-driven players.
Vikings
July 28

Jon Gruden worries about present, future of youth sports

Jon Gruden looks at the present and predicted future of youth sports. It makes him cringe.
High Schools
July 28

Probe into East Ridge football eligibility questions continues

Amid accusations leveled by former East Ridge football player Jojo Garcia, a Gophers recruit, an investigation continues whether additional players violated eligibility rules.
High Schools
July 27

Chart: Fewer officials available

After peaking in the 2010-11 school year, the number of registered officials has dropped by 646 fewer officials in 2014-15.
Gophers
July 26

Gophers recruit Garcia transferring from East Ridge; won't play football

Jojo Garcia, a top lineman who’s committed to play for the Gophers, is transferring from East Ridge to Simley for his senior year. He was deemed ineligible to play because of a dispute over his residence.
High Schools
July 25

Lakeville South volleyball hopes the spike is yet to come

Coming off its deepest playoff run, Lakeville South volleyball wants to take another step forward.
High Schools
July 25

Mahtomedi grad won't forget tennis as she embarks on lacrosse career

Hannah Shands won’t forget tennis as she begins her Division I lacrosse career at Winthrop.
High Schools
July 24
Faith Johnson Patterson

Girls' basketball coach Johnson Patterson takes job at Eden Prairie

The highly successful coach has led teams to eight state titles at DeLaSalle and Minneapolis North.
High Schools
July 24

Faith Johnson Patterson leaves DeLaSalle for Eden Prairie girls' basketball

Veteran coach has eight state championships combined at DeLaSalle and Minneapolis North
Gophers
July 23

Amir Coffey learns from, grows past his father

Amir Coffey gets his drive from his father, a former Gophers forward, but has honed a style all his own as he continues his development into one of the nation's top high school basketball players.
High Schools
July 23
Hopkins Amir Coffey (13) led the victory celebration after he launched...

Halfcourt game-winner and more: Watch video of Amir Coffey

Video clips of Amir Coffey in action, including the half-court buzzer beater that gave Hopkins a state tournament victory in four overtimes in 2014
High Schools
July 18

Reigning girls' soccer champs from Eagan eager to keep it going

The Eagan girls’ soccer team wants to keep the momentum going from an undefeated season.
High Schools
July 18

Stillwater lacrosse tournament raises sport's profile

Twenty-two teams took part in the Stillwater event, aimed at more than just crowning champions.
West Metro
July 15

Champlin Park HS girls soccer coach accused of having sex with boy, 13

The coach allegedly told the boy to keep the encounter secret; otherwise, she would go to prison for a long time.
South Metro
July 12

Young Twin Cities softball star swerves to avoid car, dies in rollover

Waconia High School athlete Alexis “Lexi” Kretsch died Friday of injuries suffered in a car crash near Mankato the day before.
High Schools
July 12

Kentucky-bound Hjelle long on pitching prowess

Sean Hjelle is off to Kentucky after great success at Mahtomedi.
High Schools
July 12

Kentucky-bound Hjelle long on pitching prowess

Sean Hjelle is off to Kentucky after great success at Mahtomedi.
High Schools
July 12

Lakeville North standout Drew Stewart eyes three more state tournaments

Lakeville North’s Drew Stewart hopes to extend his three-sport record of success.
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