With his parents by his side, Minnehaha Academy’s Chet Holmgren, the nation’s No. 1 basketball recruit, wore his college choice on his chest Monda

Holmgren chooses Gonzaga, follows lead of ex-prep teammate Suggs

7-1 Chet Holmgren, considered the nation's top 2021 high school basketball recruit, announced his college plans on ESPN. Former Minnehaha Academy teammate Jalen Suggs was in attendance.

Chet Holmgren: All about the nation's No. 1 college basketball recruit

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Chet Holmgren scores during the 3A semifinals against DeLaSalle.
The 7-foot-1 senior is set to announce his college selection during the 11 a.m. hour on ESPN's SportsCenter. Here's some of what's been written about him.

Hockey coach dies after dispute over social distancing at St. Paul bar

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Bloomington-Jefferson high school coach Michael G. Ryan, 48, was found by officers outside Herbie’s On the Park on Saturday.
The altercation stemmed from a disagreement over social distancing rules.

High school league asks that athletes not have to wear masks during games

April 15
The league asked state health officials to not require spring sports athletes to wear masks while competing. Plus new section assignments, spring tournament dates and updates about girls' wrestling and boys' volleyball.

Podcast: Winter state tournament surprises and favorite moments from behind the scenes

April 15
The Star Tribune's David La Vaque and Jim Paulsen break down the incredible moments after a jam-packed run of high school state championships.
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Monday's prep results

Here's what happened in high school sports Monday:
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April 19
Chet Holmgren

No. 1 recruit Chet Holmgren to announce college decision today

The Minnehaha Academy star's final list of schools: Georgetown, Gonzaga, Memphis, Michigan, Minnesota, North Carolina and Ohio State.
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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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Girls' lacrosse: Armstrong puts up 12 goals before halftime, routs rival Cooper

The Falcons flew to their first win of the season with six players scoring two goals apiece.
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Pitchers' duel ends with Chanhassen victory over Northfield

The Storm capitalized in extra innings to beat the Raiders 1-0.
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April 13

Holmgren adds Mr. Basketball to senior year honors

Minnehaha Academy becomes the first school to produce back-to-back winners of the award since Hopkins in 2011 and 2012.
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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April 12
Drew Berkland made eight three-pointers on 12 attempts over Wayzata’s victories in the Class 4A semifinals and final at Target Center.

Prep athletes of the week: Do-it-all Wayzata guard really did it all in final two games of championship season

Drew Berkland, a future Gophers baseball player and a state champion football player, got hot from long range in adding a basketball championship to his résumé.
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April 11
The state softball tournament is typically held at Caswell Park in North Mankato, as it was here for this Class 1A game in 2019. Details for this year

Canceled a year ago, Minnesota high school spring sports well underway already

State tournament details have yet to be announced, but should take place in late May or early June.
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April 10
Chaska celebrated its 45-43 win against Rosemount for the 4A championship on Friday night.

Scoggins: Minnesota basketball and its kids deserved these moments of joy

Unlike last year, when COVID-19 was still in its beginning stages, both the boys' and girls' basketball tournaments crowned champions this weekend.
Minnehaha Academy celebrated winning the Class 2A girls' basketball title in 2019.
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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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April 10

Saturday tourney notebook: Former Fulda coach gets new view as Hayfield dad

From the last day at Target Center: Lance Johnson joins lofty company, Waseca goes overnight, Black officiating crew makes history and another honor for Chet Holmgren.
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April 10

Wayzata wins first boys' basketball championship since 1959

The veteran Trojans, with four players scoring in double figures, pulled away in the second half en route to a 75-61 victory over Cretin-Derham Hall.
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April 10

Minnehaha Academy wins fourth state title in last four tries

Led by Chet Holmgren and brothers Hercy and Mercy Miller, the Redhawks raced to an 80-29 victory over Alexandria to win the Class 3A state title.
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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April 10

Andover's Peyton Hemp named Ms. Hockey

Minnetonka's Brynn DuLac earned the Senior Goalie of the Year award
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April 10

Clutch shot gives Waseca 2A championship

Senior guard Ryan Dufault's pull-up baseline jump shot in the final seconds gave the Bluejays a 51-49 victory over Caledonia
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April 10

Hot-shooting Hayfield holds on to win first basketball state championship

The Vikings, led by senior Ethan Slaathaug's 20 points, escaped with a 61-60 victory over Hancock in the Class 1A title game.
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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April 9

Friday tourney notebook: Two best teams, with stars, met in Class 3A final

From the boys' and girls' tournaments, respect from old teammates now coaching at Wayzata and Shakopee, an early 2A girls' favorite next year, and southwestern Minnesota's title town.
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April 9

Chaska staves off Rosemount to earn 4A championship

A layup by Kaylee Van Eps in the final seconds gave the Hawks a 45-43 victory in a hard-fought defensive battle from the outset.
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April 9

Becker finishes off Marshall, completes journey to 3A championship

The Bulldogs, 70-58 victors over previously undefeated Tigers, prevailed a year after their appearance in the 2020 title game was denied by the pandemic.
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April 9

Albany wins 2A championship with strong finish against Providence Academy

South Dakota State recruit Paige Meyer keyed a 17-5 run over a four-minute stretch late in the second half to propel the Huskies to a 57-43 victory.
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April 9

Who wins the boys' basketball championships on Saturday?

The Star Tribune's Ron Haggstrom sizes up each of the four classes and delivers a prediction for each.
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April 9

Minneota holds off furious comeback to win Class 1A championship

The Vikings held off Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa for a 48-45 victory to finish the season undefeated.