All-Metro Sports Awards

The third time was not the charm for the Star Tribune All-Metro Sports Awards banquet. After two years of hosting the event to recognize the best of the metro area’s high school athletes, we planned to do it again this week at Allianz Field. Then the coronavirus pandemic changed almost everything.
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Wrapping up our week-long virtual celebration of the Star Tribune All-Metro Awards for high schools, today we announce our Boys' Team of the Year and Girls' Team of the Year, both presented by Becker Furniture World.

Andover players celebrated their 5-3 victory over Edina in the Class 2A girls’ hockey championship at the X in February.
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First title for Andover girls' hockey caps a game and team worth remembering

For bringing home a championship in the program's first title-game appearance, the Huskies are the Star Tribune All-Metro Girls' Team of the Year.
Eden Prairie players Drake Dobbs, Austin Andrews, Will Foster, Connor Christensen and John Henry gathered before a December game at East Ridge. The Ea
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Trail of big victories leads unbeaten Eden Prairie boys' basketball team to top honor

The Eagles, with a core of players who started playing together and impressing as fourth-graders, are the Star Tribune All-Metro Boys' Team of the Year.