Edina midfielder Wesley MacMiller (4) kissed her team’s trophy after their 5-0 victory against Minnetonka in the Class 3A, Section 2 Championship on

Edina girls' soccer team tops Minnetonka to secure state berth

Minnetonka had ended Edina's seasons the last three years, but the undefeated Hornets were led by Maddie Dahlien to the Class 3A, Section 2 title.
Talking Preps Podcast

Plunging into the muck of prep football playoff seeding

October 19
The Blooming Prairie Awesome Blossoms shake hands with the BOLD Warriors after the class A championship game of Prep Bowl XXXVIII at U.S. Bank Stadium
Star Tribune preps reporters David La Vaque and Jim Paulsen tackle the imperfect and sometimes "bloody" process of seeding football teams on a new Talking Preps podcast.

Edina wins boys' section soccer title in shootout

October 20
Edina midfielder Ryan Swanda (12) and defender Jackson Holley (14) run with their trophy toward the student section following their victory against Mi
A recap of boys' and girls' section soccer matchups, including a dramatic win for the Hornets on penalty kicks.

A week behind the scenes with the state's best prep football team

October 19
Football Across Minnesota: Chip Scoggins was granted access to Minnesota's No. 1 high school football team during a week where adversity found them.

Prep athletes of the week: New Prague senior leads dramatic turnaround

October 18
Trojans' soccer captain Payton Morris has led the team to two section tournament victories after finishing the regular season 4-10-1.
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October 18
Ella Voegele shouts encouragement to her team in a recent match against Minnetonka.

Libero Ella Voegele is undefeated Wayzata's unquestioned team leader

Senior Ella Voegele, often the shortest player on the floor, drives the top-ranked Trojans toward the defense of their 2019 state title.
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October 17
Centennial at Minnetonka, 10-15-21. Photo by Mark Hvidsten, SportsEngine

Metro Top 10: Section seedings at stake this week

With the final games of the regular season Wednesday and Thursday, many teams are jockeying for postseason playoff positions.
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Our high school sports staff takes you behind the scenes on the latest news and looks at the issues facing athletes, coaches and teams.
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October 17

Saturday's prep sports roundup

Scores and results from around the metro.
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October 16

Friday's prep football roundup

Recaps from top games around the metro
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October 15

October 14-15 prep football highlights

Top plays from some of this week's top games.
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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October 15

Charlie Coenen scores 4 TDs to lead Chanhassen over Holy Angels 31-21

Chanhassen shut downStars running backEmmett Johnson while the Storm's Charlie Coenen had a breakout game.
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October 15
Minnetonka defender Ashton Hoffman (13) and teammates Casey Miller (8) and Prentice Wheatley (35) take down Centennial quarterback Daylen Cummings (12

Minnetonka snaps Centennial's winning streak at four

Minnetonka took advantage of a pair of Centennial fumbles and scored 21 points in the second quarter on the way to a 31-7 win.
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October 15
Chaska at Robbinsdale Armstrong. October 15, 2021. Photo by Earl J. Ebensteiner

Chaska plays keep-away to beat Armstrong 17-6

The Falcons ran just two plays in the third quarter.
Minnehaha Academy celebrated winning the Class 2A girls' basketball title in 2019.
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October 15

Thursday's prep sports results

Scores and results from around the metro.
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October 14
Anoka’s Logan LaChance practiced with coach Jeff Buerkle and his teammates Tuesday afternoon. ] ANTHONY SOUFFLE • anthony.souffle@startribune.com

Winning again, Anoka football leaning into legacy of former player

The Tornadoes are finally experiencing a winning season after years of futility. The memory of a former player helps fuel them.
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October 14
Lakeville South’s Carson Hansen ran into the endzone for in the first quarter.

Lakeville South holds off Shakopee 30-22

The Cougars trailed Shakopee at halftime, but was able to regroup at the break and stifle any thoughts of a Sabers upset.
Best of the best: Prep wrestling, gymnastics honor rolls
Honor rolls Best of the best: Prep wrestling, gymnastics honor rolls
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October 14
Mounds View senior Darah Ostrom ranks ninth in the state in diving and has posted scores garnering All-American consideration.

Q&A: Mounds View diver pursuing dreams once dashed by injuries

Senior Darah Ostrom is among the state's best divers and has posted scores garnering All-American consideration. She also swims the butterfly and freestyle, which is rare for a diver.
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October 14

Wednesday's prep sports results

Scores and results from around the metro.
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October 13
Podcast: Soccer coaches from Edina, Lakeville discuss postseason outlook

Podcast: Soccer coaches from Edina, Lakeville discuss postseason outlook

Katie Aafedt, the Edina girls' coach, and Aaron Fenton with the Lakeville South boys' program, talk all things soccer with Star Tribune reporter David La Vaque.
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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October 13

Driver who hit Hutchinson High School team bus in Carver County has died, patrol says

The crash occurred just west of Norwood Young America.
High Schools
October 13
Proctor high school football head coach Derek Parendo resigned Monday amid a team investigation.

Ex-Proctor football coach says he's a 'scapegoat' as investigation continues

Derek Parendo, who resigned this week, said he's been the target of death threats in the wake of the investigation and slanderous taunts by students.
High Schools
October 13
Centennial gonna win Friday? These folks sure hope so, and one of our pickers agrees.

Prep football predictions: Big week for big games

As the regular season winds down, our crew picks the top five games for this week: two on Thursday and three on Friday.
High Schools
October 12
Chaska withstands Bloomington Jefferson in five-set thriller

Chaska withstands Bloomington Jefferson in five-set thriller

Chaska dug deep and won the final two sets in the Southwest Metro Conference game.
High Schools
October 12
St. Louis Park soccer star will follow mother's path to play for Gophers

St. Louis Park soccer star will follow mother's path to play for Gophers

Alma Beaton, Anne Beaton's daughter, will be the first legacy player in the University of Minnesota program.
High Schools
October 12
Blake and St. Paul Academy clashed in an early October game. The SPA boys are ranked No. 1 in Class 1A.

Teams to watch in the prep soccer section playoffs

Boys' and girls' soccer section playoffs begin this week. The field expands this year to three classes for boys and girls.