Rosemount defeats Woodbury 9-7 in rare Monday prep football game

The two teams, both sidelined by COVID issues in recent weeks, hastily arranged the game amid concerns about schedules holding up during the tumultuous season.
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Anoka-Hennepin board defies state, votes to continue sports, extracurriculars

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Champlin Park safety DJ Myles celebrated scoring a touchdown after blocking an Osseo punt on Oct. 15. The Anoka-Hennepin school board on Monday overru
The board of one of the state's largest school district board voted Monday night to proceed with sports and extracurricular activities despite its plan to switch next week to remote learning.

Prep soccer season ends with 32 champions and 'unfinished business'

October 26
Victory thrills at boys’ and girls’ section final games last week reflected talent on the pitch and a hunger to keep playing in a pandemic-shortened season.

Minnesota prep 5K record for Analee Weaver, surprising section win for Armstrong boys

October 26
The boys' and girls' seasons will be extended for some teams by a privately run showcase on Oct. 30-31 in Atwater, Minn.

Without a state swim meet, Minnetonka and Visitation still likely best of class

October 26
The Skippers had defeated frequent champion Edina in a dual meet, while seven-time Class 1A champ Visitation was loaded with talent again.

Parents give up on plan to hold state soccer tourney as support withers

October 25
Concerns from coaches and having key partners back away ended the idea of bring together state section winners for an unofficial state tournament.

Prep athletes of the week: Holy Angels star keeps kicking in two sports

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Weather cancellations that condensed last week just made Holy Angels senior defender Grace Hoeppner's achievements more impressive.
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October 27

Rosemount defeated Woodbury 9-7

Rosemount defeated Woodbury 9-7 in a hastily scheduled makeup game Monday night at Irish Stadium after a COVID-related postponement.
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October 26

Monday's preps results

Here's what happened in high school sports Monday night:
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October 26
Champlin Park safety DJ Myles (48) celebrated scoring a touchdown after blocking an Osseo punt. Photo by Jeff Lawler, SportsEngine

Prep athletes of the week: Champlin Park safety makes presence present

DJ Myles felt he had something to prove before the game Thursday against Osseo. Then did it.
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October 26
Two top-10 teams, St. Michael-Albertville (in blue, shown against Wayzata on Oct. 13) and Champlin Park, went from having their regularly scheduled co

Virus leaves prep football teams, schedules in disarray

Teams, including some of the best in the Twin Cities, continue scrambling for games as players and coaches watch schedules fall apart and come back together.
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October 26
Week 3 Minnesota prep football highlights

Week 3 Minnesota prep football highlights

Watch some of the big plays from the third week of Minnesota high school football. Highlights provided by Prep Spotlight TV. Tap on our sports TV/radio listings for a link to live webstreams of games around Minnesota.
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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October 25
Eden Prairie's Nia Holloway

Eden Prairie girls' basketball star Holloway says she'll play for Gophers

Nia Holloway announced on social media her intent to play for the Gophers as part of the 2022 recruiting class. It gave head coach Lindsay Whalen her second in-state commitment in a week.
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October 25

Stillwater boys edge Park of Cottage Grove 1-0 to clinch Class 2A, Section 4 crown

Riley Buxell's first-half goal, assisted by Gora Gora, lifted the Ponies to their fourth section championship in five years.
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October 25

Saturday's Star Tribune prep soccer roundup

A recap of select games from around the metro area.
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 25

Saturday's Star Tribune prep football roundup

A recap of select metro area games.
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October 24
Rosemount High receiver Jonathan Mann (1), who is also a Gopher recruit, heads onto the field with teammates to take on Lakeville North Friday, Sept.

Monday Night Lights: Rosemount-Woodbury set for unique prep football date

The Irish will welcome Woodbury to town for a 6 p.m. tilt that allows each team the chance to make up for games lost to COVID-19.
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October 24

Holy Angels wins third consecutive boys' soccer section crown with defeat of Richfield

Carter Hermanson had two goals, helping the top-seeded Stars claim the Class 1A, Section 3 title.
Minnehaha Academy celebrated winning the Class 2A girls' basketball title in 2019.
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October 24
St. Michael-Albertville's Max Keefer helped lead the Knights to victory last week against Wayzata. The team had to cancel its game against Edina after

Last-minute COVID cancellations ripple through metro prep football

A flurry of COVID-related situations disrupted high school games on Friday, with last-minute cancellations leaving teams sidelined or thankful to find new opponents.
High Schools
October 23

Friday football roundup: St. Michael-Albertville rolls in last-minute top-10 battle

A recap of select games involving metro area teams.
High Schools
October 23

After quiet first half, Osseo slugs its way to victory over Totino-Grace

Tied 7-7 at halftime, the Orioles and Eagles combined for six touchdowns in the second half — four of which came in the final quarter.
Best of the best: Prep wrestling, gymnastics honor rolls
Honor rolls Best of the best: Prep wrestling, gymnastics honor rolls
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A look at the top achievers in gymnastics and wrestling during the 2019-20 season. The list is updated every week.
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October 23

St. Thomas Academy defeats Mahtomedi 27-21 in overtime

The Cadets' Danny McFadden scored the deciding touchdown in the fourth extra session after the Zephyrs had led the game for most of regulation.
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October 23

Top-ranked Lakeville South outruns Prior Lake 49-35

Sophomore running back Carson Hansen ran for four touchdowns to the lead the Cougars past the third-ranked Lakers
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October 22
Holy Angels celebrated after winning the state 1A soccer final against The Blake School in 2019.

Soccer parents trying to organize state tournament after MSHSL won't

A group representing soccer booster clubs in the metro area is trying to create a state tournament, and is working around -- not with -- the Minnesota State High School League.
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 22

Centennial girls blank Blaine to clinch Class 2A, Section 7 championship

Khyah Harper ended her high school career on a high note, scoring the game-winning goal for the Cougars.
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October 22

Five-star Cooper sophomore hopes to follow become pro like his dad

Cooper’s Jaxon Howard has 42 offers from Power Five programs already. His father was a second-round Vikings draft pick and is currently his coach with the Hawks.
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October 22

Star Tribune prep staff football prognosticators seek separation in Week 3

Jim Paulsen and David La Vaque size up three top metro-area games.