After open-heart surgery, a new set of goals for Mounds Park skier

Last week's race for Mounds Park Academy Nordic skier Erin Quam was the senior’s first with the varsity since open-heart surgery four months ago to address an artery problem that could have been fatal.

Boys' hockey top games this week: Minnetonka, Edina clash in unpredictable Lake Conference

January 23
The Hornets play host to the Skippers in a decisive conference battle Thursday.

Girls' basketball top games this week: Northwest Suburban rivals Park Center, Champlin Park clash

January 23
The Pirates, fresh off three consecutive state tournament trips, contend with the Rebels on Tuesday.

Prep athletes of the week: Two-way Tartan center explodes for seven goals in 'dominating' stretch

January 23
Senior Sam Lindahl, known more for his defense, scored seven goals in back-to-back victories after being limited to nine tallies in the Titans' first 14 games.

Boys' basketball top games this week: Eden Prairie, Edina duel in Lake Conference rivalry

January 23
The Eagles visit their west-metro rival Hornets for a pivotal game in the Lake Conference standings Friday.
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January 23

Monday's prep results

Here's Monday's high school sports results:
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January 23

More on Erin Quam's comeback quest

Mounds Park Academy senior Nordic skier Erin Quam is back from open-heart surgery last fall to correct a newly discovered artery problem that, if left unchecked, could be fatal.
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January 23

Girls' hockey top games this week: Forest Lake, East Ridge clash in Suburban East

The Rangers defense will be put to the test against high-scoring Raptors forward Grace Heiting on Wednesday.
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January 23

This week's metro wrestling honor roll

Wrestlers with 20 or more reported victories through Jan. 22.
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January 23

This week's metro boys' swimming honor roll

Boys' swimming top reported times and diving scores for events through Jan. 22.
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.
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January 23

This week's metro gymnastics honor roll

Metro gymnasts' top reported scores by event and all-around through Jan. 22.
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January 23

Prep table tennis popularity on the rise in metro area

Table tennis is growing in popularity as a high school club sport in the metro area, with 22 teams competing in the state tournament last winter.
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January 21

Hill-Murray outlasts Edina for a 2-1 win

Jake Begley made 30 saves for the Pioneers in their victory over the Hornets.
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.
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January 21

Mahtomedi shuts out Thief River Falls in Hockey Day Minnesota morning matchup

Luke Posner scored two goals to help elevate the Zephyrs past the Prowlers 3-0.
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January 21

Eden Prairie tops No. 1 Stillwater in Hockey Day Minnesota showdown

After winning their first 13 games of the season, the Ponies have lost two of their last three.
Sports
January 21

Reusse: For the best of the hockey guys, look to the Iron Range

There are no better yarns to be heard than those told by hockey coaches, players and everyday fans from the glory years of "Region 7."
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January 21

Spring Lake Park pair making their mark in different sports

A pair of Spring Lake Park varsity athletes earned recognition for recent scoring feats. Hockey player Creighton McMahon enjoyed consecutive big nights at the rink…
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January 21

West metro news and notes: Maple Grove's Davison on a scoring tear

The future Wisconsin Badger had 26 points, 10 assists and hit a buzzer-beating three-pointer against Totino-Grace
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January 21

South metro news and notes: Northfield Alpine skiers shine in Welch meet

Northfield doesn’t have an overabundance of Alpine skiers but that doesn’t keep the Raiders from sitting atop the hill.
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January 21

Breck takes down Hill-Murray in top-ranked showdown

Grace Zumwinkle netted a hat trick, helping the Mustangs hold off the Pioneers 5-4.
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January 21

Roseville overwhelms White Bear Lake to pick up eighth consecutive win

Kaia Porter surpassed 1,000 career points helping the Raiders defeat the Bears 49-37.
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January 20

Second-half surge lifts Cretin-Derham Hall past Woodbury

The Raiders prevailed 89-73 after junior Daniel Oturu, who verbally committed this week to Minnesota, returned to the game after appearing to suffer a leg injury.
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January 20

Top-ranked Champlin Park routs Blaine to remain undefeated

The Class 4A Rebels, showing their depth and versatility, opened up a 32-point at halftime en route to a 92-45 victory over the Bengals.
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January 20
Cretin-Derham Hall basketball standout Daniel Oturu announced his comm...

Gophers get big commitment from Cretin-Derham Hall big man

Six-fooot-9 Daniel Oturu is ranked No. 1 in the state's junior class by ESPN.com. He's averaging 18 points and 17 rebounds per game.
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January 20

Listen: Talking Preps dissects the best of the bunch in boys' hockey

Prep hockey journalists David La Vaque and Loren Nelson give a 98-save performance of insights into the state of prep puck.