Listen: What do Wayzata and St. Paul Johnson have in common this spring?

Listen: What do Wayzata and St. Paul Johnson have in common this spring?

In the latest Talking Preps podcast, David La Vaque and Jim Paulsen start counting down team champions, look ahead to section play in lacrosse, tennis and softball, and ponder spring sports changes to better cope with weather.

Blaine shuts out Champlin Park behind big game from pitcher McDonald

May 23
Senior right-hander Logan McDonald handled the pressure of holding a slim lead late in the game and helped the Bengals secure their second straight Northwest Suburban Conference title.

Irondale defeats Elk River to add exclamation to Northwest Suburban Conference winning season

May 23
The Knights erased a three-goal halftime deficit to force overtime and claim the win.
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May 23

Edina completes regular-season sweep of rival Minnetonka, takes Lake Conference crown

The Hornets held off the Skippers thanks in part to a strong pitching performance from Will Eckland who threw 6 2/3 innings.
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May 23

St. Michael-Albertville golfer shoots 63 to tie state record

Trey Fessler fired a state-record tying 9-under 63 during a Mississippi 8 Conference meet Wednesday at Riverwood National Golf Course in Otsego
Eden Prairie players celebrated their state 6A football title.
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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.
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May 23

Wednesday's prep sports results

Scores and results from around the metro.
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May 23

Bloomington Jefferson upsets Chanhassen in softball

Bloomington Jefferson upset second seeded Chanhassen 5-3 in the Class 4A, Section 2 second round Tuesday night in softball action.
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May 22

Watchlists released for Ms. and Mr. Minnesota Golf awards

Twenty-seven seniors -- 14 boys and 13 girls -- are being considered for top golfer honors.
Phaizon Scott brought the Minneapolis North championship trophy to the crowd after the Polars defeated Rushford-Peterson 30-14. ] Shari L. Gross / sgr
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Our 24/7 Live Blog has scores, photos and more from around the state. Keep up with your favorite teams (and most disliked rivals).
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May 22
Nathaniel Peterson of Lakeville North dominated Apple Valley on May 14.

Prep athletes of the week: Lakeville North pitcher dominates with 20-strikeout performance

Nathaniel Peterson recorded all but one out via strikeout against Apple Valley.
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May 22
Emily Kompelien of Edina at the Hamline Elite Meet.

After short spring season, prep sports are flying to the finish

Just like that, one of the shortest regular seasons ever is already over for softball and tennis, and the end is coming quickly for other spring sports.
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May 21

Top baseball games: Cretin-Derham Hall, Stillwater moving toward a high-stakes showdown in regular-season finale

The Raiders and Ponies play Thursday. Cretin-Derham Hall enters the week just a half-game back of Stillwater in the Suburban East Conference standings.
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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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.
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May 21

Girls' lacrosse top games: Perennial state contenders Blake, Eden Prairie attempt to right ship in regular-season finale

It's been four years since Bears defeated the Eagles, who are coming off their first loss to in-state competition since falling to Blake in the 2014 state title game. The game is Thursday.
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May 21

Boys' lacrosse top games: Irondale, Elk River collide for the Northwest Suburban Conference title

The Knights seek to cap an unbeaten regular season and clinch the conference title with a victory on Wednesday against the Elks.
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May 20

Gable Steveson earns spot on U.S. junior team for World Wrestling Championships

Gable Steveson earned a spot in the World Wrestling Championships at the junior level on Saturday, but his chance at making the U.S. senior team ended.
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.
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A look at the top athletes in the metro area from recent high school sporting events.
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May 20

Central Lakes Conference rules Class 2A track True Team meet

It was a good day for the Central Lakes Conference at the True Team state track and field meet at Stillwater on Saturday.
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May 19

Eagan boys' lacrosse heats up after cool start to season

April snow delayed season start, but the Wildcats are 5-0 since the start of May.
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May 19

In low-scoring brawl, Prior Lake girls edge Eden Prairie to remain undefeated

With their victory over the No. 1-ranked Eagles, the No. 2 Lakers are 11-0 on the season.
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May 19

Anoka tennis' grass-roots growth spurs record success

Team won 14 in a row to earn No. 3 seed in playoffs.
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May 19

Practice, patience are keys to Chaska prep golfer Lincoln Johnson' success

When Lincoln Johnson stays relaxed on the course, low scores follow.
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May 18

Wayzata boys win True Team state meet for sixth year in a row while girls win first crown

Wayzata boys win True Team state title for sixth year in a row while girls win first crown
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May 18

Seth Halvorsen strikes out a dozen, hurls Heritage Christian Academy to victory over Providence Academy

The Eagles have won 13 of their last 14 games after defeating the Lions.
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May 18

Delano bests Waconia behind three-run fourth inning to cap regular season on a high note

The Tigers ended a two-game losing streak with timely hits and a strong pitching performance from senior Lauren York.
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May 17

Three St. Paul Johnson seniors win state badminton titles

The state-champion Governors added to the trophy case on Thursday.