Totino Grace Eagles
Inside the Vadnais Sports Dome, the Totino-Grace Eagles football team practices in relative comfort. It’s just one of 28 boy’s high school football teams striving to get to the Prep Bowl. But there’s one big hurdle ahead that few expected.
Starting next week, Friday nights will be about football for many high schools across the state. But this week, a metro high school is rallying around one of their own in an extraordinary way, with prayer.
High-powered and highly-rated Totino-Grace will take on Owatonna this Saturday. The Huskies come in unbeaten.
Tom Laventure ran for 140 yards and two touchdowns, and Totino-Grace continued its dominance of Class 4A with a 34-14 win over Rogers in Saturday’s championship game.
Two best friends will face off in one of Saturday’s Prep Bowl games at the Metrodome when the Totino Grace Eagles take on the Rogers Royals in the Class 4-A championship game.