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ICYMI: High School Sports Rally: Oct. 25, 2013

It’s that time of year. Playoff season.

10/25/2013

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Prep Blog: Section Semifinals, Previewing ‘The Big 4’

Friday and Saturday marks the semifinal round for sections in all seven classes around Minnesota. It means teams are one win away from playing for a trip to the state playoffs. It’s what every player who puts on pads in August dreams about.

10/25/2013

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ICYMI: High School Sports Rally: Sept. 27, 2013

A warm (and windy) Friday night was the perfect occasion for high school football. And just in case you missed out on any big plays, we’ve got them for you in the videos below, as well as a profile on Nick Leach, our ASPIRE athlete of the week.

09/27/2013

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Prep Blog: Week 5, Previewing ‘The Big 4’

There is no better time for a high school football fan than between late September and early October. It’s when the conference favorites emerge and when all the hard work in offseason starts to show.

09/27/2013

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Prep Blog: Week 3, Previewing ‘The Big 4’

We’re now two games in for every team, and for some teams it’s three games. By now, most teams have a sense of what they can do and what their identity is. Now it’s just a matter of implementing that every week against the opponent.

09/13/2013

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A MN Prep Football First: ESPN To Televise Stillwater Vs. Cretin-Derham

It’s a Minnesota first — two metro high school football teams will play in front of the nation tomorrow night. The local football scene is in the spotlight because of Jashon Cornell, the Cretin-Derham Hall defensive end is ranked as the No. 1 2015 recruit in the country, according to ESPN.

09/12/2013

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Prep Blog: Week 2 Top Performances

It was another big week in prep football around Minnesota and with it came some big performances on fields across the Twin Cities. Conference races are already starting to take shape as we still have six weeks left in the regular season, making every week bigger for several programs.

09/10/2013

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Prep Blog: Suburban East Conference Football Preview

The sound of the whistle and team chants will be never more obvious than Monday, Aug. 12, as teams in all fall sports hit their practice fields to signal the start of the season. Everybody is equal right now, and many football teams are hoping the early two-a-day workouts before school starts will eventually get them to the promise land, the Prep Bowl in November.

08/13/2013

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At Camp Fitzgerald, Floyd Seeks Breakout Sophomore Season

Minnesota native Michael Floyd was a first round NFL Draft pick back in 2012. The Arizona Cardinal wide receiver was hot in high school at Cretin-Derham Hall, blossomed at Notre Dame and is now hoping to have a break-out sophomore season in the NFL.

07/17/2013

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St. Paulite Is A Disc Golf Star

Paul Molitor is a baseball legend. Joe Mauer is working on becoming the same. But there’s a local athlete with ties to both of them who is better than both of them – at his sport, at least. Cale Leiviska is Molitor’s nephew. “That’s what I grew up doing was playing baseball,” Leiviska said.

06/23/2013

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Back At Cretin-Derham Hall, Joe Mauer Reminisces

It’s already been 12 years since Joe Mauer walked across the stage as a Cretin-Derham Hall graduate, and into a career in professional baseball. This week, Mauer was back at his high school for a promotional shoot, and to award a prize pack from Gatorade.

06/14/2013

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Cretin-Derham Hall Track Star Shines On

There’s something Cretin-Derham Hall sprinter Megan Linder tells herself every time she steps in the blocks. “Just, ‘I believe I can do it.’ It’s kind of hard to say you can do it, because I’m a really humble person. I don’t always say, like, ‘I just gonna win.’ It’s never like that for me. It’s like, ‘Gotta believe it to achieve it,’” Linder said.

06/08/2013

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Matt Birk Declines White House Invitation…..

Was he in the right, or in the wrong?

06/06/2013

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To Hold Back Or Not To Hold Back? Views On Redshirting

Is five too young for kindergarten?

04/24/2013

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Pick-A-Side: Best Current Hockey Programs

Who are the state’s top programs?

03/09/2013

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Ravens C Matt Birk Retires After 15 Seasons In NFL

Matt Birk, a former Minnesota Viking and prep star at Cretin-Derham Hall, has decided to retire after 15 seasons in the NFL, the last winning a Super Bowl title with the Baltimore Ravens.

02/22/2013

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Beyond Bounds: Best Friends Tommy Hannon & John Nance Go 1-On-1

The best friend dynamic between St. Thomas’ John Nance and Tommy Hannon is so genuine, so goofy, and so … simply entertaining that I found myself momentarily forgetting to interview two of the cornerstones for […]

02/07/2013

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CDH’s Onwaulu Joins 5 Preps Enrolling Early At ND

Quarterback Malik Zaire and offensive lineman Steve Elmer were among five football players who graduated high school early to start classes at Notre Dame.

01/15/2013

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Prep Blog: Football Friday, State Soccer Preview

It’s the fall season’s version of March Madness. The State Girls Tennis Tournament and State Soccer Tournaments are this week, and the football section playoffs are getting underway across the state.

10/25/2012

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Watch Out For Cretin’s Multi-Talented James Onwualu

Opponents recognize Cretin-Derham Hall’s standout star James Onwualu as No. 10 — and the kid who can blow by them and into the end zone.

10/20/2012

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Prep Blog: Week 3, Previewing ‘The Big 4’

It’s the third week of the high school football season, where it’s a crucial time for many teams across the state.

09/14/2012

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If You Missed It: High School Sports Rally For 9/7

Didn’t get a chance to watch WCCO-TV’s High School Sports Rally Friday night? We’ve got all the action covered for you.

09/07/2012

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Prep Blog: Week 2, Previewing ‘The Big 4’

It’s Week 2 in the Minnesota high school football season, which is typically one of the favorites for coaches.

09/06/2012

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Michael Floyd Is In Football For The Long Haul

Michael Floyd has been living the football dream: from his time at Cretin Derham Hall, to Notre Dame, and now as a first round pick by the Arizona Cardinals. This week he’s working out with a fellow Cardinal, and he’s working to prove he belongs.

07/02/2012

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Cretin’s Celia Kuenster Has Her Eye On The Ball

As the high school state golf tournaments kick off on Tuesday, defending 3A state champ Celia Kuenster is one golfer to keep your eye on.

06/11/2012

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