Bloomington Kennedy Gets Badminton FeverBloomington Kennedy High School launched its brand new badminton team this spring. "There's a lot of interest. As a phy-ed teacher, every time we play badminton, the kids love it. It's one of the easiest units to teach, they get excited about it, they all want to play," Coach Todd Kennedy said.
Do Team Sports Instill Valuable Principles? Forum Discussion Offers InsightsIt's a question often asked -- how much residual value is there in being part of a team? And how much does what happens on the field or the court relate to the business world?
Former NHL Player Finds A Comfortable Home As Orono Head CoachMark Parrish was part of a Bloomington Jefferson hockey dynasty in the 90s. He, Ben Clymer, Mike Crowley, and Dan Trebil were part of a group that spent time in the NHL.
Prep Blog: Week 4, Previewing 'The Big 4'School just got started for everyone across Minnesota, but the high school football season is already well underway. After this week's action, the season will be half over. It's Week 4 in prep football and several teams are looking to stay undefeated as we head towards the second half of the season.
Prep Blog: Previewing Last Year's 5A State Football FieldLast year in Class 5A, Mankato West returned to the top, beating Simley in the Prep Bowl as the Scarlets made their ninth state tournament appearance. It was their fourth championship. So out of last year's state tournament teams, which has the best chance to be holding the championship trophy at the Prep Bowl? Here is a look at what's head in Class 5A, based on last year's state tournament teams.
Hard-Hitting Bloomington Jefferson Softball Team Expects To Make StateAt Bloomington Jefferson, making the state tournament isn't a goal. It's an expectation.
Bench-Clearing Brawl Ends High School Hockey GameA high school hockey game became the site of a bench-clearing brawl Thursday night. Video of the fight at the end of the section playoff game between Bloomington-Jefferson and Holy Angels was posted on Twitter.
Prep Blog: Previewing The State Football QuarterfinalsEvery high school football player that steps on the field in August has the goal of playing football in November. That means you're in the state tournament, where anything is possible.
ASPIRE Athlete Of The Week For Feb. 14, 2014He can score, and he can create. That's why Bloomington Jefferson hockey player Johnny Panvica is our Athlete of the Week.
Prep Blog: Top Weekend Match-UpsIt’s early January and it’s bitterly cold outside, but that also means high school sports teams are entering the gauntlet that is the conference season. Many teams spent December playing non-conference competition both in tournaments and in some rivalry games to get the competitive juices flowing.
Minn. High School Hockey Faceoff Set For Jan. 11 Ten Minnesota high school teams will compete in the High School Hockey Faceoff at TCF Bank Stadium next month. The five-game competition will be held Jan. 11 as part of the Hockey City Classic Winter Festival.
Prep Blog: South Suburban Conference Football PreviewSchool is out until the fall and we’re in the heart of the summer, but prep football season isn’t far from getting underway. Programs across the state will be starting their fall camps in less than a month, and games will get started in about six or seven weeks.