Come Friday, longtime Eden Prairie football coach Mike Grant will be seeking his 12th state championship in his 14th Prep Bowl.

Scoggins: Grant's frequent grief puts Eden Prairie football in perspective

Since winning his 11th state championship last November, the Eagles' longtime football coach has shed a lot of tears.

Matt Cavanagh of Edina is the Star Tribune Metro Player of the Year

November 19
“A student at life’’ is how a coach and former player of the year describes the Harvard-bound, multi-talented Cavanagh.

Hill-Murray's Zarembinski recovering from brain hemorrhage

November 19
Hill-Murray's Zarembinski recovering from brain hemorrhage
The senior, who collapsed from bleeding on the brain during a game in October and had part of his skull removed, was recently released from the hospital.

Meet the 2018 Star Tribune All-Metro defenses

November 19
See who made the first and second teams.

Meet the 2018 Star Tribune All-Metro offenses

November 19
See who made the first and second teams.
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Edina junior Megan Phillip broke the state diving record in the Class 2A meet last weekend.

Prep athletes of the week: State diving record falls with Edina junior's signature moment

A look at some of the metro area's top athletes and their outstanding performances from the past week:
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November 19

Prep Bowl matchups, schedule

Here's all the matchups and schedule for the Prep Bowl, to be held Friday and Saturday at U.S. Bank Stadium:
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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November 17
Humboldt’s Liban Farah, center, cleared away a possible scoring threat against Dakota United.

St. Paul Humboldt, St. Cloud Area win adapted soccer championships

Squad of five lifts St. Paul Humboldt to state PI title.
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November 17

McFadden powers St. Thomas Academy past Bemidji into 5A Prep Bowl

The Cadets’ Brendan McFadden scored on two long touchdown runs in the third quarter to break open a tight game en route to a 33-21 victory.
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November 17

Rochester Lourdes defeats defending 3A champion Pierz

The Eagles' 25-20 victory snapped the top-ranked Pioneers' 24-game winning streak.
Eden Prairie players celebrated their state 6A football title.
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November 17

3A: Fairmont pulls away from Perham in 29-14 victory

The Cardinals overcame an early deficit and scored 29 unanswered points en route to their second Prep Bowl appearance.
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November 17
St. Thomas Academy senior Brendan McFadden (2) during the state quarterfinals vs. Tartan.

Watch live: Minnesota prep football semifinals from U.S. Bank Stadium

The games aren't on TV, but you can watch free live video of today's games (and the girls' swimming tournament) now by clicking here.
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November 17

Third-quarter surge propels BOLD past Blooming Prairie in 1A semifinal

Three touchdowns in a six-minute span keyed a 37-7 victory for the Warriors in the battle of two unbeaten teams.
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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Star Tribune prep reporters David La Vaque and James Paulsen are bringing all you Minnesota high school sports enthusiasts another way to stay connected to the action.
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November 17

Mahnomen/Waubun thumps Springfield 38-0 to reach 1A Prep Bowl

The undefeated Thunderbirds rushed for more than 250 yards and recorded their seventh shutout of the season.
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November 16
Owatonna tailback Jason Williamson makes tacklers miss and then runs away from them. He had 199 yards vs. Elk River.

Reusse: Williamson carries Owatonna to Prep Bowl

Jason Williamson was held to 199 yards Friday - below his gaudy playoff average - but the Gophers recruit found the end zone five times for the Huskies.
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November 16

Friday's prep roundup

Park Center needed overtime to get past South Suburban 7-6 in the Adapted Soccer CI Division state tournament quarterfinal round.Mohammed Konneh scored his fifth goal…
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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November 16

Edina wins third girls' swimming and diving title in a row

The Hornets won six events: two relays, two victories from Claudia Chang, one from Lily Gremmels and a third consecutive diving title from Megan Phillip.
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November 16

Saturday's prep football state semifinal staff picks

Five more games on Saturday at U.S. Bank Stadium to settle the Prep Bowl lineup for next Friday and Saturday.
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November 16

Visitation repeats as 1A swim champ with depth, not champions

For the second consecutive year, the Mendota Heights school claimed the state championship without winning any events but the Blazers earned points in all 12.
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November 16

Top-ranked Lakeville North dispatches rival Lakeville South with authority

The Panthers, trailing 7-0 after one quarter, asserted physical control to put away the upstart Cougars with a 35-13 victory and earn a Class 6A Prep Bowl berth against perennial power Eden Prairie.
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November 16

Willmar overwhelms St. Paul Johnson in 4A semifinal

Quarterback Drey Dirksen ran for three touchdowns, then threw for four more in the Cardinals' 62-20 victory over the Governors, making their first state tournament appearance since 1981.
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November 16

Defending 5A champion Owatonna throttles Elk River

The Huskies and Gophers recruit Jason Williamson ran to a 39-8 victory in the rematch of the 2017 semifinalists.
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November 16
Tyrell Terry of DeLaSalle will be playing college basketball at Stanford; Mari Hinkle of Rosemount is heading to UCLA to play volleyball.

Going where? Today's expected early signings for Minnesota preps

Wednesday is the first day of the NCAA early signing period, when athletes in all sports except football can sign binding letters of intent.
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November 16
Benilde-St. Margaret's retiring jersey of Olympic hockey gold medalist Kelly Pannek

Benilde-St. Margaret's retiring jersey of Olympic hockey gold medalist Kelly Pannek

Pannek is the first female hockey player so honored by the St. Louis Park-based private school.
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November 16

Nine-Man: Undefeated Mountain Lake topples Mountain Iron-Buhl

Abe Stoesz passed for 134 yards and a touchdown and rushed for 84 yards and another score in the Wolverines' 42-8 victory.