Back to High Schools

More from High Schools

High Schools
November 26
Podcast: Misdirection offense and the biggest adjustments for playing in the Prep Bowl

Podcast: Misdirection offense and the biggest adjustments for playing in the Prep Bowl

In a special Talking Preps podcast with the Star Tribune's Jim Paulsen, Elk River football coach Steve Hamilton deconstructs his team's increasingly popular misdirection offense and sheds insight, based on two Prep Bowl trips, into how teams should be preparing this week. And what to look for in the seven championship games Friday and Saturday.
High Schools
November 25

Monday's preps results

Here's what happened in high school sports action on Monday:
High Schools
November 25
Dakota United's Samuel Gerten (15) battled St. Paul Humboldt's Liban Farah (10) for the ball.

Prep athletes of the week: From playmaker to goal scorer, Dakota United's Samuel Gerten in championship zone

All it took was a few words from Hawks coach Lorrie Buecksler to set Gerten, a sophomore forward, on a path to dominance.
High Schools
November 25

Meet the 2019 Star Tribune All-Metro first-team offense

See who made the second team as well.
High Schools
November 25

Meet the 2019 Star Tribune All-Metro first-team defense

See who made the second team as well.
High Schools
November 25

Humble swagger: Lakeville North's RaJa Nelson is Star Tribune Metro Player of the Year

The North Dakota State-bound senior, who started all four years for the Panthers, set program records in total yards and touchdowns.
High Schools
November 24
Dakota United’s Samuel Gerten (15), who had five goals, battled for the ball against Liban Farah, right, of St. Paul Humboldt.

Dakota United, South Washington County win adapted soccer state titles

Samuel Gerten scored all five of Dakota United's goals in its victory.
High Schools
November 24
Eden Prairie linebacker Justice Sullivan will play football for Iowa, he announced Sunday. He is the son of Jake Sullivan, former Tartan and Iowa Stat

Justice Sullivan, son of former Iowa State standout Jake Sullivan, chooses Iowa for football

The Eden Prairie junior linebacker is the son of former Tartan and Iowa State basketball star Jake Sullivan.
High Schools
November 23

Saturday's prep sports roundup

A look at prep results from around the metro.
High Schools
November 23

Rochester defeats top seed Robbinsdale/Hopkins/Mound Westonka in adapted soccer

Kirk Peterson scored three goals and had two assists to lead Rochester
High Schools
November 23

Friday's prep sports roundup

Maple Grove scored four goals in the third period to defeat Edina 7-5 in the Turkey Trot at the Plymouth Ice Center in a matchup…
High Schools
November 22

Outstate dream team, players to watch

Meet the top players at each position from outside the metro, plus 15 more to keep an eye on.
High Schools
November 22

Thursday's prep roundup

Burnsville scored three goals in the final 3 minutes, 5 seconds to rally past East Ridge 3-2 in a girls' hockey game at Burnsville Ice Center.
High Schools
November 22

Thursday's preps results

Here's what happened in high school sports Thursday:
Gophers
November 21
Dawson Garcia, right, was congratulated by a friend moments after announcing Wednesday that he will play college basketball next year at Marquette.

Garcia chooses Marquette, says 'he felt like part of the family'

The 6-foot-11 forward from Prior Lake, who listed Minnesota among his final four schools, is the sixth state high school player in the class of 2020 to commit to a Division I program elsewhere.
High Schools
November 21

After letting big lead slip, Andover's three-goal third period buries Blake

The Huskies boys' hockey team netted three in the first period before giving up a trio of goals to the Bears in the second.
High Schools
November 20

Boys' hockey notes: Competitive fit drives eight hockey programs to change classes

Totino-Grace, Northfield and Minnehaha Academy are moving to Class 2A while five others shift to 1A. Plus coaches nearing 500 wins, new faces behind the bench, and 75 years of South St. Paul hockey.
High Schools
November 20

Andover's championship quest gets gritty with Slimy, The Brick and speed

A state tournament-ending loss last year taught the Huskies that they need to score more “dirty goals,’’ an approach their talented top line has embraced.
High Schools
November 20

New faces at Eden Prairie raise title expectations, require adjustment

A program that came close to winning it all last season has added three top players who played elsewhere last year to a strong returning core.
High Schools
November 20

Girls' hockey notebook: New Minnetonka coach seeing fruits of team's depth

Led by Tracy Cassano, the Skippers are 4-0, getting goals from 11 players. Plus a new north metro co-op, state rankings and nine Minnesotans picked for Team USA.