Big moments leave no doubt: Paddy Burns is the Star Tribune Boys' Lacrosse Metro Player of the Year

The Red Knights' senior midfielder has the knack for calming those around him, even his coach, while scoring 42 goals and adding 26 assists.

Mounds View's Rogers is Star Tribune Metro Player of the Year

June 15
With advice from his father, Mustangs senior Will Rogers took advantage of the canceled 2020 season to develop into one of the nation's top prep catchers.

Tuesday's state softball roundup

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In Class 4A, Forest Lake's big bats put Rangers in Class 4A title game

State baseball quarterfinal roundup

June 15
Among the winners in Class 4A: Minnetonka knocked off No. 1 Stillwater and Farmington blanked Mounds View.

Tuesday's boys' lacrosse quarterfinal roundup

June 15
Austin and Tyler Winship combined to score five of Lakeville North's final six goals in a 12-8 upset of No. 2 seed Chanhassen. Defending champion Prior Lake, top seed Benilde-St. Margaret's and host Stillwater also won

State golf roundup: Two tied for lead after Round 1 in girls' Class 3A

June 15
Simley's Reese McCauley and Roseville's Olivia Salonek each shot 2-under 70s.

Biden admin extends protections to transgender students

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The U.S. Education Department on Wednesday expanded its interpretation of federal sex protections to include transgender and gay students, a move that reverses Trump-era policy and stands against proposals in many states to bar transgender girls from school sports.
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State prep tournaments: Latest news, scores and schedules are here

One week, so many state tournaments. Keep up with all of the results, schedules and Star Tribune coverage by bookmarking this page and coming back often.
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Meet the Star Tribune 2021 All-Metro Baseball Team

See who made the second and third teams as well.
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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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June 15
Camden Heide of Wayzata will attend Purdue.

Four-star Wayzata guard Camden Heide says he'll attend Purdue

One of the top boys' basketball players in Minnesota's 2022 class announced his decision Tuesday. He had made an unofficial visit to the U.
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June 14
Mounds View junior Bjorn Swenson defeated Edina sophomore Matthew Fullerton 6-2, 6-4 in the Class 2A boys’ tennis singles final.

Prep athletes of the week: Mounds View tennis player Swenson picks up where he left off

Bjorn Swenson has two state singles titles to his credit with one year of high school left to go.
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June 14

Prep state tournament pairings, schedules

Keep track of a busy preps tournament week with these brackets.
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.
Athletes of the Week Prep athletes of the week
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A look at the top athletes in the metro area from recent high school sporting events.
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June 14

Meet the Star Tribune 2021 All-Metro softball team

See who made the second and third teams as well.
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June 14

Stillwater's Benning is the Star Tribune's Metro Player of the Year

With a fastball clocked at 69 mph, Ponies softball ace Allison Benning dominates hitters with a speed few peers can attain while also relying on a well-developed pitching IQ.
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State boys' volleyball meet set despite league's vote against sanctioning

Sixteen teams will participate in the tournament, which will be held Wednesday and Thursday in Shakopee.
Minnehaha Academy celebrated winning the Class 2A girls' basketball title in 2019.
Watch and listen Minnesota high school sports live on the web
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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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June 14
Representing 2021 spring high school state tournaments: clockwise from bottom right are Sydney Schwartz, Chanhassen softball; Tyr Christianson, Chanha

Prep spring sports wrap up this week with five-tournament blizzard

Before the week is over, sports that missed out on 2020 seasons will crown champions in softball, golf, baseball, lacrosse and track and field.
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June 12

Saturday's prep sports results

Scores from around the metro.
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June 12
Florida’s Joseph Fahnbulleh, right, edges out LSU’s Terrance Laire at the finish to win the men’s 200 meters

Former Hopkins runner wins 200 in NCAA meet

Florida sprinter Joseph Fahnbulleh, a redshirt freshman from Hopkins, won the 200-meter dash in 19.91 seconds on Friday in the NCAA track and field meet in Eugene, Ore.
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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June 11

Friday's prep sports roundup

Jessa Snippes did it all for top-seeded Rosemount in the Class 4A, Section 3 softball championship game Friday.
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June 11

Friday's prep sports results

Scores from around the metro.
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June 11

Mounds View's Swenson pulls out special headgear, defends 2A title; Breck sweeps in 1A

Swenson repeated as champion after winning two years ago as a freshman. Breck's Clayton Haberman won the Class 1A singles title and teammates Ishan Nadkarni and Zach Piehl took the doubles crown.
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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June 11
WCHA Commissioner Bill Robertson presented the MacNaughton Cup to Minnesota State Mankato’s Marc Michaelis, left, and Nick Rivera in 2019.

Robertson leaving WCHA to become commissioner of USHL

The longtime Twin Cities sports executive will take the reins of the Tier I junior league from Tom Garrity in July,
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June 11
Wayzata’s Collin Beduhn wiped sweat from his face as he played Edina’s Matthew Fullerton in the boys’ Class 2A championship

Podcast: State tournament season heats up before it really gets started

A sweltering week of boys' tennis offered a preview of what will be a five-sport blizzard of tournaments next week.
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June 11

Thursday's prep sports roundup

In softball: Alexis Haglund pitched seven shutout innings with six strikeouts to lead second-seeded Lakeville North past sixth-seeded Lakeville South 5-0.
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June 11

Thursday's prep sports results

THURSDAYBASEBALLCLASS 4ASection 2 • Championship• Minnetonka 6, Chanhassen 4Section 8 • Championship• Rogers 4, St. Michael-Albertville 3CLASS 3ASection 4 • Championship• Mahtomedi 7, Hill-Murray 6Section…
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June 10

Simonson completes hat trick in overtime, leads Prior Lake boys' lacrosse to Section 6 title

The Lakers' Justin Simonson had three goals against Edina, clinching his team a state tournament berth with the victory.
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June 10

Prior Lake girls' lacrosse scores eight times in second half to stun Edina

The Lakers came back from a two-goal deficit at halftime with seven unanswered goals in the second half to advance to the state tournament.