Marshall's Westby Has 'Old School' Approach To High School SportsIt's state tournament time, so there's a pretty good chance Dan Westby and the Marshall Tigers are participating. Coach Westby's philosophy is to start working with his girls' basketball and volleyball teams early. "The thing I like about our kids is we get them in the fourth grade. They're with us all the way through," Westby said. "Our kids are extremely committed, and we feel pretty fortunate that way."
ASPIRE Athlete Of The Week For March. 6, 2014: Tristan HazlettLast year, the Lakeville North boys hockey team advanced to the state tournament, only to lose in convincing fashion to Edina in the first round. This year, they got over the hump with an overtime win over Roseau in round one. And a big part of this year's success is coming from senior forward Tristen Hazlett – this week's Aspire Athlete of the Week.
HS Volleyball Team Overcomes Loss Of Superfan, Stays 'Amazing'It's hard enough being in high school. And then losing someone you love can make it seem impossible.