WCCO Viewers' Choice For Best Color Guard In MinnesotaThe history of flag bearing goes back as far as the military itself. The color guard used them to guide troops and communicate maneuvers on the battle field. And today they are just as precise and disciplined. The Rosemount High School Color Guard, voted Best of Minnesota ...
Son Of Vikings GM Blossoms On Football FieldWhile Minnesota Vikings General Manager Rick Spielman was at work at TCF Bank Stadium last week with his team, his son JD was helping defending state champion Eden Prairie High School beat Totino-Grace -- and he hardly missed a play. "[I] had our game in one ear and his game in the other ear on the radio, and then had it streamed on my computer," Rick Spielman said.
Balloons Fill Eden Prairie Streets In Honor Of Teen Who Died After Oral SurgeryEden Prairie families filled streets with blue balloons this weekend in a show of support for the family of Sydney Galleger. Galleger was a 17-year-old junior Lacrosse player at Eden Prairie High School who passed away last week following complications of oral surgery.
Eden Prairie Teen Dies After Complications During Wisdom Teeth SurgeryThe parents of 17-year-old Sydney Galleger shared on her CaringBridge website each step of her battle. She went in to get her wisdom teeth out Tuesday, and that's when she went into cardiac arrest.
Minnesota High School Lacrosse Grows In PopularityThe sport that keeps getting more competitive is lacrosse, and the state tournament illustrates just that. The level of competition keeps getting better while they continue to iron out the wrinkles.
6 Eden Prairie Teachers Involved In Pine County Rollover CrashAt least four people were hurt in a rollover crash last Friday involving six people in Pine County, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. The Eden Prairie School District confirmed Monday that the accident involved high school math teachers heading to a conference in Duluth on Friday.
Meet Eden Prairie’s Coach Lyle SchuetteFriday night, Eden Prairie will try to win its fourth-straight state title in football. There are a lot of reasons why the Eagles have had so much success. One of them is a man you've likely never heard of -- but his impact can be seen in every game. You probably know Coach Mike Grant, son of Vikings legend Bud Grant. He's the winner of the last three state titles.
High School Sports Rally: Nov. 7, 2014On a beautiful night for football, they played the first round of the state playoffs outdoors. The goal is a date at TCF Bank Stadium and the Prep Bowl. David McCoy reported on the featured game -- Eden Prairie Vs. East Ridge -- while Mike Max and Frank Vascellaro highlighted the best plays from other big games.
Excellent Educator: Eden Prairie's Kristin BastidasKristin Bastidas has a high energy and fun way to teach a foreign language. That's why she is this week's Excellent Educator.
Big GOP Crowd Turns Out At Eden Prairie Caucuses More than 100 Republicans from Eden Prairie and Minnetonka are gathered for party caucuses and got wooed by some of the party's leading candidates for statewide office.
Good Question: Can Kids Play Three Sports Anymore?Caroline Schelquist, a junior at Minnetonka High School, plays basketball and volleyball. “In my off-season, I play on an A.A.U. basketball team and on a J.O. volleyball,” Schelquist said. Minnetonka senior Josh Dalki plays football and baseball. He stopped basketball after the 8th grade. “I either play winter baseball or we obviously train a lot for football,” Dalki said.
Vikings GM Spielman's Sons Are Star Athletes In ... LacrosseThe boys lacrosse state tournament starts Tuesday, and Eden Prairie is expected to win it.