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.
MN Wrestler With Autism Qualifies For National TourneyA Minnesota wrestler is achieving life goals both on and off the mat. It's pretty remarkable, considering Ben Cousins has autism and weighed nearly 200 pounds in 5th grade.
ASPIRE Athlete Of The Week For March 28, 2014Bloomington Kennedy is very good in girls basketball every season, and Tonoia Wade personifies the program. That’s why she is our ASPIRE Athlete of the Week.
Eastview Heads To Title Game With Mother-Daughter PowerOn Saturday night, Eastview meets Bloomington Kennedy for the class 4A title. Eastview is ranked number one in the state, and they have an interesting combination: head coach Melissa Geubert and point guard Madison Geubert are mother and daughter. Melissa tries not to focus on it at the expense of the team.
Prep Blog: Girls Basketball Title Games Set in 3A, 4AMinnesota's high school version of March Madness is in its home stretch this week with the final state tournament of the season wrapping up this week. The State Girls Basketball Tournament, already well underway, has taken center stage both Williams Arena and Mariucci Arena.
Orono Sophomore Scores Hat Trick In Playoff DebutIn Minnesota, there's nothing like the atmosphere, excitement and pressure of high school playoff hockey. That is, unless, you're Orono's David McCuskey. In his high school hockey postseason career, McCuskey is averaging three goals a game. He's only played one, but it was a good one. "I just really like to win. I guess I'm pretty competitive out there," McCuskey said.
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.
Hopkins Beats Bloomington Kennedy 68-45 For TitleNia Coffey scored 25 points and had 16 rebounds to lead Hopkins to a 68-45 win Saturday over Bloomington Kennedy for the basketball state title.
Prep Blog: Girls Basketball Section Final FridayIt’s a big week for many high school girls basketball programs across the state. The playoffs are always a fun time to watch since that’s usually when the best teams emerge. When a season is on the line and a state tournament bid is at stake, it gets even better.
Prep Blog: Top Weekend Match-UpsIt’s the middle of February, which means the crunch time of the winter high school sports season is upon us.
If You Missed It: High School Sports Rally For 12/7 Miss WCCO-TV's High School Sports Rally Friday night? We've got all the high school winter sports action in the videos below -- plus a profile on Niklas Backstrom.
If You Missed It: High School Sports Rally For 11/30Didn’t get a chance to watch WCCO-TV’s High School Sports Rally Friday night? We’ve got all the high school action here.