Sometimes you don’t always need to be the best team to win a state championship, you just need to get hot at the right time to get there. That was never more evident than at this year’s state baseball tournament, where three state champions were crowned at Target Field on Monday.
Max Knutson gave up only four hits as Mounds View shut out Rocori of Cold Spring 8-0 for the Class 3A state championship at Target Field on Monday. Knutson struck out nine Spartan batters and yielded only one base on balls during the seven-inning game. He threw 90 pitches, 60 for strikes. The Mustangs (20-6) tagged three different Rocori pitchers for 14 hits, plus getting four walks.
For Cory Svihla, donning horns on his helmet and hustling through drills at Winter Park last week alongside the Vikings’ coveted draft picks made the last two years of grinding it out completely worth it.
Conference play is just a different animal in sports, no matter what level we’re talking about. But especially in high school, more and more conferences seem to balance out in Minnesota every year.
Residents in Mounds View, Minn. are dealing with low to no water pressure after a water main broke in the city.
If you harbor a craving for Twinkies, Cupcakes or Ho Hos, you might be out of luck.
There were a lot of big games with late season implications last week as most teams around the state played in just their second game.
Mounds View Police found a 30-year-old male with a gunshot wound to the head at on Friday morning at the 2600 block of Scotland Court in Mounds View.
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.
It’s Week 2 in the Minnesota high school football season, which is typically one of the favorites for coaches.
Fire crews in Mounds View had their work cut out for them after two fires broke out early Sunday morning.
Police in Mounds View are looking for a suspect who they say is involved in at least four burglaries since last Saturday.
The Minnesota State Patrol identified the victim as 29-year-old Jacob Rhode of Big Lake. Authorities say a 3-year-old boy was also hurt in the crash, but is in stable condition at a hospital and has non-life threatening injuries.
A fatal one vehicle rollover closed westbound Highway 10 in Mounds View Sunday evening, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.
A man who is suspected in the abduction of a Pope County woman is still at large and was spotted in another vehicle Saturday, according to authorities.