Locker space is a big plus for growing Highland Park hockey program

Highland Park had vanished as a varsity program after 1987. By the late 2000s, strong youth program numbers and interest in developing another high school option in the city brought back Scots hockey.

South Suburban powers Apple Valley, Shakopee ready to square off

February 8
The Eagles will get one step closer to their fourth consecutive boys' basketball league title with a win Thursday over the Sabers.

Regular season closes with Holy Family Catholic, Stillwater bout

February 8
The No. 2 Fire visit the No. 3 Ponies in a Class 2A boys' hockey showdown Saturday on the final night of the regular season.
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Hockey on the edges: St. Paul Highland Park's remarkable comeback

Two Scots graduates are leading the Highland Park hockey team as they buck the trend and build and grow a city high school hockey program.
High Schools
February 8

Monday's prep results

Here's Monday's high school sports results:
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February 8

Gallery: Highland Park hockey is back

Highland Park hockey vanished as a varsity program after 1987. The next two decades, a few players who attended the school skated for a St. Paul public school co-op team. Now, Highland Park's hockey team is back.
High Schools
February 8

Inside the comeback: Highland Park boys' hockey at a glance

Highland Park's hockey program through the years:
High Schools
February 8

Kennedy, Cooper set for Metro West Conference clash

The Eagles and Hawks are tied atop the league standings heading into Tuesday's girls' basketball matchup.
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February 8
Apple Valley junior Taylor DeForrest made 111 saves in six overtimes on Feb. 3. The game lasted nearly 122 minutes.

Prep athletes of the week: 'Hard to top' 111 saves by Apple Valley girls' goalie

It's a safe bet that Taylor DeForrest's next game in goal for Apple Valley will be a shorter affair, with fewer shots, than the last one she played in.
High Schools
February 7

Cold weather a concern for state ski meets

The temperature will be chilly at Giants Ridge.
Gophers
February 7

Recruiting continues, several top 2017 QBs already committed

Signing day 2016 is in the books, and the race for top 2017 quarterback prospects began long before it ended.
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February 7

Column: There's a troubling new game in town: attack the ref

Usually, we come to criticize referees, umpires and those who officiate the games we play. Today, we come to give them props for the thankless job they do. And, more important, to plead for their protection.
High Schools
February 7

South metro notebook: Northfield girls' hockey claims hockey title first

The Northfield girls' hockey team concluded its regular season with eight consecutive victories en route to claiming the Big Nine Conference title, its first league championship. The program was founded in 1996.
High Schools
February 6

Can Eagan's swimming team do the unthinkable again?

The Eagan boys' swimming team is hoping for a strong finish to defend its state title.
High Schools
February 6

Eden Prairie sophomore with autism swims the inspiration leg

Eden Prairie's Nick Murray has autism and a pool full of varsity teammates rooting for him.
High Schools
February 6

Park wrestler's blindness doesn't diminish his heart to win

Devin Long's blindness means he wrestles by feel, inspiring his Park teammates with his effort.
High Schools
February 6

Saturday's prep roundup

A summary of prep games on Saturday.
High Schools
February 6

Benilde-St. Margaret's outlasts Eden Prairie to stay unbeaten

Mr. Hockey finalist Cade Gleekel scored twice to help lift the No. 1 Red Knights past the No. 4 Eagles.
High Schools
February 6

One goal pushes St. Thomas Academy past Hill-Murray

Jason Smallidge's first-period score stands up for Cadets in 1-0 victory over Pioneers.
High Schools
February 6

Bloomington Kennedy girls' basketball turns to winning

Bloomington Kennedy girls' basketball coach Quinton Johnson wasn't fazed by his team's 0-8 start to the season. Guess Johnson knew his team pretty well.
High Schools
February 6

Quick Q&A: Brian Smith, Champlin Park basketball

On a team with standouts Theo John and McKinley Wright, Smith has proved to be a valuable addition. The guard is listed at only 5-foot-6 but is third on the team in scoring as the sixth man.
High Schools
February 6

Lakeville North overcomes slow start to defeat Duluth East

The Panthers offense struggled early but got back on track behind a goal and two assists from Ryan Poehling.
High Schools
February 6

Outdoor game evokes warm memories, and a victory, for Duluth Denfeld

The Hunters' win over Eveleth-Gilbert at Bayfront Festival Park's open-air rink link their pasts to the present.
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