Ex-Viking inspires pride with off-field 'uniform' for Cooper football players

Twice a week, players go to class in dress shirts and ties, a look catching on with classmates. “When you look good, you act good, you do your work good and you play good,” one said.

Hopkins volleyball sweeps Wayzata, stays perfect in Lake Conference play

September 29
Jasmyn Martin had 20 kills and Anna Erickson added 10 to lead the Royals to another victory over the Trojans.

Girls' soccer: Eastview and Lakeville North battle to a goalless draw

September 30
Perfect goalkeeping and strong defenses keep the Lightening and Panthers atop the South Suburban Conference.
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Cooper powers up in second half to shut out Park Center

After a scoreless first half, the Hawks scored 21 points in the third quarter en route to a 35-0 victory.
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In-game updates: Fridley vs. St. Croix Lutheran, 7 p.m.

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In-game updates: Cretin-Derham Hall vs. East Ridge, 7 p.m.

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In-game updates: Totino-Grace at Blaine, 7 p.m.

7 p.m., Blaine High School
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David and Jim's prep football picks, Week 5

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Washburn volleyball sweeps Minneapolis City Conference rival Southwest

Lizzy Stark turned in an impressive all-around performance with 14 kills and 19 digs in the Millers' win.
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September 29

Cooper's Dress For Success closet

Cooper High School football players don dress shirts and ties twice a week as part of a culture-changing program started by coach Willie Howard.
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September 29

Listen: Which prep football teams are poised to reach the next echelon?

To get into the conversation with Totino-Grace and Eden Prairie requires several things: a strong running game, an active defense, a jackhammer offensive line. The Star Tribune's David La Vaque and Jim Paulsen talk about which teams are getting there.
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September 29

Wednesday's prep results

Here's Wednesday's high school sports results:
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September 28

Minnesota Football Rankings

The Associated Press state high school football polls for the week of September 28, first-place votes in parentheses, record and total points as voted upon by a statewide panel of prep sports writers:
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September 28

Tuesday's prep results

Here's Tuesday's high school sports results:
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September 27

Girls' soccer: Stillwater edges Suburban East rival Park

Olivia Knox scored the game’s lone goal and goalkeeper Evie Kohn made eight saves to lead the Ponies.
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September 27

Stillwater stifles Park to remain undefeated in boys' soccer

The Ponies used their offensive attack to stymie the Wolfpack and record their ninth shutout this season.
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September 27

Monday's prep results

Here's Monday's high school sports results:
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September 26

Keeping runners safe on the roads

Keeping thousands of high school cross-country runners safe from distracted drivers when training on the roads starts with awareness and education.
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September 26

Cross-country coaches raising awareness of unaware drivers

Coaches work to promote awareness among athletes about distracted drivers without being alarmists.
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September 26

This week's top boys' soccer games: Rochester Lourdes, Byron set for southeast MN skirmish

The Eagles and Bears battle Tuesday for an edge in the Hiawatha Valley League title chase.
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September 26

This week's top girls' soccer games: Lakeville North, Eastview tangle as league races heat up

After early struggles, the Panthers and Lightning are contenders in the South Suburban Conference and play Thursday.
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September 26

This week's top volleyball matches: Minneapolis city rivals Washburn, Southwest square off again

The Millers and Lakers face off Thursday for the top spot in the Minneapolis City Conference standings.
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September 26

This week's top prep football games: Fridley, St. Croix Lutheran headed for Twin City Maroon battle

The Tigers and Crusaders bring undefeated records into a battle of high-flying offenses Friday.