Posthumous Vince Flynn Novel Debuts On Best-Seller ListTwo years after author Vince Flynn passed away, the St. Paul native is back on the best-seller list. The latest Flynn thriller, titled "The Surivor," went on sale at midnight. It's already No. 2 among best-sellers at Barnes and Noble stores nationwide.
Prep Blog: Week 5, Previewing 'The Big 4'It's another huge week in high school football across Minnesota, and it's hard to believe we're already halfway through the regular season. There are a ton of big games this week and some big rivalry games are being renewed.
St. Thomas Academy To Host Posthumous Flynn Book LaunchA book launch event is set next month in St. Paul for "The Survivor," a political thriller completed after the death of best-selling author Vince Flynn.
Prep Blog: Week 1, Previewing 'The Big 4'High school football is back. There isn't a much better concept for football fans than watching their favorite prep teams under the lights on Friday nights. Except this week, it all starts on Saturday night. Here are four of this week's top match-ups, with a couple other quality games on the side.
St. Thomas Academy Mr. Hockey Finalist Thrives Under Mom’s SupportGrowing up in a single parent home isn’t easy, but for St. Thomas Academy Mr. Hockey Finalist Christiano Versich, one mom like his is all you need. Versich has enjoyed a stellar senior season -- the game looks like it comes easy, but that’s hardly been the case.
Prep Blog: State Dance Competition Highlights Weekend SportsThe state's best ski teams, both downhill and cross country, are at Giant's Ridge in Biwabik this week for their perspective state tournaments. This weekend, the best dance teams in Minnesota hit Target Center in Minneapolis to determine the best high kick and jazz programs in three classes in the state..
Prep Blog: High School Basketball Highlights Weekend Match-UpsThe middle of January is a great time of year for the winter high school sports season. You're in the meat and potatoes of the conference season around the state, which means there are great games on a nightly basis.
Prep Blog: Minnesota Transitions Event Highlights Weekend Match-UpsThe football season is over and the trophies for seven state champions are now resting quietly in their school's cases. We're now transitioning to winter, which means a move to basketball courts, hockey arenas and wrestling mats.
Prep Blog: Section Semifinals, Previewing 'The Big 4'It's playoff time in high school football in Minnesota. That means we're in the heart of the fall, and every time a team takes the field the season is on the line. Athletes and teams hit the practice field in August and do the two-a-day practices for what starts now. It's a chance to have an opportunity to play for a spot in the state tournament.
Prep Blog: Week 4, Previewing 'The Big 4'There's a huge match-up west of the Twin Cities Friday night that has Wright County Conference title implications later this year as Orono hosts Hutchinson. Both teams are unbeaten at 3-0, and the Spartans are ranked No. 5 in Class 4A, while the Tigers are the top-ranked team and the defending state champions.
Prep Blog: Week 1, Previewing 'The Big 4'High school football players generally have a tough time sleeping the night before a season opener. This week, everybody takes the field as there are nearly 200 games between Thursday and Friday night.
Headmaster: Cause Of HS Student's Collapse Appears Unrelated To FootballSt. Thomas Academy's headmaster, Matt Mohs, said the reason for the student's collapse at Friday night football practice appears to be unrelated to football. The high school sophomore collapsed as the team was stretching at the end of a light practice.