Champlin Park's third-generation goalie anything but routine

With his coaches feeling he was snubbed for select team play, senior Brennan Boynton has upped his game and boosted the Rebels’ hopes for the playoffs.

Metro wrestling honor roll, 2018-19 season

January 7
Includes those with 21 or more reported victories through Sunday, Jan. 20.

Metro gymnastics honor roll, 2018-19 season

January 7
Updated and based on scores through Sunday, Jan. 20.
High Schools
January 21
Prior Lake's Calvin Sund works to take down an opponent

Prep athletes of the week: Prior Lake's undefeated Sund doubles down on state title pursuit

A look at this week's top athletes from around the metro.
High Schools
January 21

Top boys' basketball games: Rochester John Marshall, Mayo feature three standouts on one court

The spotlight Tuesday will be on the Rockets' Matthew Hurt, while brothers Gabe and Mason Madsen drive the Spartans' offense.
Phaizon Scott brought the Minneapolis North championship trophy to the crowd after the Polars defeated Rushford-Peterson 30-14. ] Shari L. Gross / sgr
High Schools
Scores, news updates, more on our high school Live Blog
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Our 24/7 Live Blog has photos, updates, scores and more from around Minnesota. Check it out for the latest.
High Schools
January 21

Top girls' basketball games: Hill-Murray looks to maintain more than 3A's top ranking against Metro East contender Simley

The Pioneers must win both their league contests this week, including one at the Spartans on Friday, to stay atop the league standings and establish themselves as the favorite to win the conference title.
High Schools
January 21

Top boys' hockey games: Rosemount, Prior Lake jockey for position in wide-open South Suburban Conference

The Irish seek the lead in the conference standings but need to get through the Lakers on Saturday. Prior Lake won the season's first meeting.
High Schools
January 21

Top girls' hockey games: Cloquet-Esko-Carlton, Proctor/Hermantown get tuneup for postseason runs

The Lumberjacks and Mirage, two top-10-ranked teams hailing from the same section, meet on Tuesday.
Eden Prairie players celebrated their state 6A football title.
Watch and listen Minnesota high school sports live on the web
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Watch and listen to high school sports from around the metro area and around Minnesota. Here are the web sites that get you to the games.
High Schools
January 21
Wayzata standout forward Kallie Theisen last season.

Three prep basketball tournaments honor King's birthday

After a day full of basketball on the holiday, there are some enticing girls' basketball matchups Tuesday night.
West Metro
January 20
Trump flag fallout: Jordan team pulls out of MLK Day game in Minneapolis

Trump flag fallout: Jordan team pulls out of MLK Day game in Minneapolis

Jordan was to have played Minneapolis Patrick Henry at the invitational event hosted at Minneapolis Roosevelt, but Jordan feared "something happening to the players."
High Schools
January 20

Saturday's Minnesota high school sports roundup: Red Wing beats Mayo in boys' hockey

An overview of Minnesota high school sports events on Saturday.
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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Talking Preps Podcast
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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.
High Schools
January 19
(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.
High Schools
January 19

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.
High Schools
January 19

Minnetonka freezes Andover in frigid Hockey Day matinee in Bemidji

Five different players scored for the top-ranked Skippers amid frigid temperatures on Lake Bemidji.
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.
Athletes of the Week Prep athletes of the week
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A look at the top athletes in the metro area from recent high school sporting events.
High Schools
January 19

Friday's prep sports roundup

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

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

After a 1-1 first period, the Bears found the net, and the eventual game winner, against the section rival Hornets.
High Schools
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.
High Schools
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.
High Schools
January 18

Thursday's prep results

Here's Thursday's high school sports results:
High Schools
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.
High Schools
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.
South Metro
January 17
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."