DeLaSalle guard Gabe Kalscheur verbally commits to Minnesota

The shooting guard, who averaged 18.1 points per game for the Islanders last season, becomes the third metro-area senior to commit to the Gophers.

Mountain bike racing exploding in popularity in high school ranks

July 24
Mountain bike racing exploding in popularity in high school ranks
From 150 athletes in 2012 to more than 1,000 now, mountain bike racing is exploding as a prep sport.

Orono's Thomas brings 'hype' with commitment to Gophers basketball

July 19
Orono's Thomas brings 'hype' with commitment to Gophers basketball
Jarvis Thomas, a senior forward, is a fast-rising prospect on the Minnesota basketball landscape and has given Richard Pitino another in-state recruit for the 2018 class.
Gophers
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Reusse: Former state star among elite receivers in Canadian Football League

Brandon Zylstra, a former star at Concordia-Moorhead and New London-Spicer High School, is among the top receivers in the Canadian Football League this season.
Outdoors
July 17

L.L. Bean's Outdoor Discovery School trying to hook beginners on outdoors

The mission is simply to soothe the apprehensions of those trying nature on for size.
Best of the best: Metro wrestling, swimming and gymnastics
Prep honor rolls Best of the best: Metro wrestling, swimming and gymnastics
updated 15 hours 20 mins. ago
Here's a look at the top performers in the metro area in high school wrestling, boys' swimming and gymnastics.
High Schools
July 8

Summer schooling in session for new boys' basketball coaches

New coaches at DeLaSalle, Lakeville South and East Ridge embrace the opportunity.
Outdoors
July 3

Minnesota high school fishing teams teeming with interest

Sport's growth is expected to top 700 students this year.
High Schools
June 30
Roddy MacDonald of Minnehaha Academy bites his gold medal after the 20...

Photo essay: High school sports moments to savor from 2016-17

Here's a look at some moments, memorable in big and small ways -- especially for those playing the games -- from the 2016-17 high school sports year.
High school news and scores on our Live Blog
Preps 24/7/365 High school news and scores on our Live Blog
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Get the latest game results, news updates, photo and social media on our always-open high school sports Live Blog.
High Schools
June 28

Hobey Baker winner named new coach at 2A hockey champ Grand Rapids

Former UMD player Chris Marinucci, who won the award in 1994, had been an assistant coach under Trent Klatt, who stepped down earlier this year.
High Schools
June 28

Anoka pitcher Amber Elliott named Ms. Softball

The right-hander capped an impressive season with a record-setting performance in the Class 4A tournament.
Vikings
June 28

Scoggins: Ex-Hopkins star in NFL hosts camp with focus on leadership

Marcus Williams envisioned something more useful than a few hours on the field and a picture with a pro football player. Here's how his idea came to life at a Minneapolis park.
Talking Preps Podcast
Sports
Talking Preps Podcast
updated 18 hours 26 mins. ago
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.
High Schools
June 27

Burnsville's Sam Carlson named Mr. Baseball

The Blaze right-hander was given the award following an impressive senior season.
High Schools
June 27
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What now? High school sports walk off into summer

It's summer — now what? A coach and two returning athletes look ahead to promoting a sport, celebrating a bit more and mixing some fun into the offseason regimen
June 22

Wisconsin varsity basketball teams to go on shot clock

Wisconsin high school basketball teams will soon be on the clock.
Prep athletes of the week
Athletes of the Week Prep athletes of the week
updated 7 hours 43 mins. ago
A look at the top athletes in the metro area from recent high school sporting events.
High Schools
June 22

Mounds View football head coach resigns to become school's activities director

Jim Galvin, who coached for 26 years at the school, replaces Bob Madison, who is taking a position with the Minnesota State High School League.
Twins
June 21

Oops: 'Mittlestadt' honored at Wrigley Field before NHL draft

NHL draft prospect Casey Mittelstadt of Eden Prairie is in Chicago ahead of the draft, but the Cubs proved he's not yet a household name.
High Schools
June 20

Prep athletes of the week: Eden Prairie's Sammie Morton finishes three-for-five in lacrosse titles

The senior midfielder scored 11 goals in three state tournament games in helping the Eagles win their third consecutive state title.
High Schools
June 19

Monday's preps results

Here's Monday's high school sports results:
High Schools
June 19

4A baseball: Eden Prairie 5, Forest Lake 1

Eden Prairie beat Forest Lake 5-1 in the Class 4A baseball title game at Target Field on Monday evening.
High Schools
June 19

3A baseball: Waconia 6, Hibbing 1

The unbeaten Waconia Wildcats, behind pitcher Dillon Whittaker's five-hitter, defeated Hibbing 6-1 for their 26th victory of the season.
High Schools
June 19

2A baseball: Minnehaha Academy 6, Pierz 3

Minnehaha Academy beat Pierz 6-4 to win the Class 2A baseball title at Target Field on Monday.
High Schools
June 19

1A baseball: Parkers Prairie 6, Legacy Christian Academy 3

Parkers Prairie won the Class 1A baseball title at Target Field on Monday, beating Legacy Christian Academy 6-3.
High Schools
June 19

Waconia caps undefeated season with Class 3A title

The Wildcats, behind pitcher Dillon Whittaker's five-hitter, defeated Hibbing 6-1 for their 26th victory of the season.