Champion Simley Wrestlers Also Aiming For Solo TitlesSimley took the Class AA team state title on Thursday for the fourth straight season. On Friday, a plethora of Spartans aimed to continue their dominance, wrestling for individual state crowns, still riding the high of the team win.
Northfield's Ella Pagel To Make History At MN's 1st MSHSL-Sanctioned Girls' Wrestling TourneyEven as the favorite in the 165 weight class, which will consist of a semifinal and championship round, Pagel and all the girls are stepping into unknown territory.
Beloved Somerset Coach Bruce Larson Dies Unexpectedly At 58: 'It's A Big Void'The three time state champion was nationally renowned for his work on the field, but he's also being remembered for so much more.
Fun-Loving Hunter Lyden Isn't Joking About Earning Stillwater A Team Wrestling Title
MN's Only Black High School Hockey Head Coach Is Leading By ExampleCalvin Simon's journey with the sport gave him a unique perspective that he's been able to share since taking over his hometown team in 2018.
Team Manager Suits Up, Scores First Points For Eden Prairie Girls' Basketball"She's really one of our hype women," said Nia Holloway, a senior forward for Eden Prairie and a Gophers commit. "She loves to cheer us on and give us high fives and stuff like that.”
Minnetonka Girls Basketball Coach Steps Away After Student Dispute Involving 'Derogatory Words'Varsity head coach Leah Dasovich will not coach the remainder of the season, school officials said.
Like Father, Like Son: H.S. Hockey Standout Dylan Godbout Works Toward Championship LegacyHill-Murray's Dylan Godbout is one of the best boy's hockey players in the state. He'll play for Wisconsin next year.
'He's Genuinely My Friend': Monticello Unified Programs Forging Lifelong BondsMinnesota is one of a handful of states where high schools are not required to have a formal relationship with the Special Olympics. But many do offer programs where kids of all ability levels spend time together, like in Monticello.
'I Peaked At The Right Time': Ava Pihlstrom Aims For State Skiing Title, AgainAva Pihlstrom is second to none in Minnesota prep downhill skiing. "I started skiing when I was like two years old," Pihlstrom said.
'We Did Pretty Good': Hopkins Girls Basketball Take On No. 1 Team In The CountryThis is as good as it gets in girls prep basketball. ESPNU was in town to broadcast the game between No. 1 in the country Sidwell Friends and No. 3 Hopkins. For the host Royals, who have blown out every opponent so far this season, it was a chance to see how they measure up.
Chaska Girls' Basketball's Secret Weapon May Be Mallory HeyerThey're off to a good start, but have a long way to go and play in a tough section. If they can reach the mountaintop again, the biggest reason will be Mallory Heyer.
2021 In Review: Minnesota's Top Sports StoriesFrom gold medal-winners to the Gophers reclaiming the axe to the emergence of young superstars, it was a year to remember for Minnesota sports fans. Here are the biggest Minnesota sports stories from 2021.
Mahtomedi H.S. Senior Preps To Compete In National Sailing Championships In FloridaOwen Harrod was a just couple spots out of qualifying for the national regatta as a sophomore. Then last year's was canceled. Now, he's the first ever sailor from the White Bear Sailing Club to reach this level.
Indigenous Bowl Brings 30+ Tribes, Communities Together At U.S. Bank Stadium “To be on the big stage, big stadium, play in front of all Indigenous players, and with all of them all over, it was a great opportunity," Devin Long Crow said.