Meet WCCO’s Coach Of The Year, And His Secret WeaponIn conjunction with the Minnesota Vikings and the NFL, WCCO-TV’s High School Sports Rally Coach of the Year is Owatonna High School’s Jeff Williams. The award includes a trip to Orlando to represent the Vikings market in the Pro Bowl. Williams has been winning games for the Huskies for a long time, and he's got his eyes on back-to-back to state titles this week -- with the help of one dynamic running back.
Hopkins’ Zeke Nnaji Heading To ArizonaZeke Nnaji is part of handful of Minnesota senior basketball players considered high-end – which means they can pick and choose their college destination. The 6-foot-11-inch forward from Hopkins High School did just that Friday. He narrowed his choice down to prestigious five schools – and in the end decided to become a Wildcat.
NFL, Microsoft Team Up To Find Future Sports Tech ExpertsIt is about sports, with a different angle. NFL Alumni and Microsoft have come together to encourage students to look for careers in sports that don't require athletic ability -- but a focus on technology. We all know what goes on in high school sports. For most, this is where their athletic career ends. But it doesn't mean their sports career is over. A group of NFL alumni have teamed with Microsoft and others to create a Pro Experience Day. It is a seminar that introduces high school students to think about sports beyond between the lines.
Zach Zarembinski Released From Hospital After Brain HemorrhageA Hill-Murray football player hospitalized three weeks ago with a brain injury suffered during a football game was released from the hospital on Tuesday.
Minnesota Prep Basketball Academy Strives To Make Better Student AthletesA prep school that focuses on basketball is a concept that’s new to Minnesota. You go to class and you work out three times a day and you play a national schedule. The roster features Minnesota kids and kids from all over the country.
Eagan Volleyball Ace Ellie Husemann Going To The GophersEagan's volleyball team has won three of the last five state titles. The Wildcats will play in their sixth-straight state championship game Friday, a run that is simply remarkable. And one player has been in the program for them all, and her time in the spotlight is only beginning.
Famed Assistant To Coaches Now One HimselfAfter a long career that covered most of the United States, he moved back to Maple Grove and found a job ... as a high school coach.
Apple Valley Student Runs For Clean Water In Africa"I'm in a position where I can give back," Maq Collins said. "So why not do that?"
Minnesota Prep Player Apologizes For 12th-Player TackleA Minnesota high school football captain has apologized after running from the sidelines to tackle an opponent racing for the goal line.
Elk River’s Spectrum High Is Playing Spectacular FootballSpectrum High School is a charter school started 12 years ago in Elk River. The idea was to make it demanding academically to promote a college future. What has evolved is an unbeaten football team putting up staggering numbers in the process.
The Instantly Legendary 80-70 Football Game Between Elk River & BuffaloHere's a look at one of the wildest shootouts ever in Minnesota high school football history!
Edina Offensive Lineman Quinn Carroll Heading To Notre DameQuinn Carroll’s size and abilities have help propel Edina's football team -- and he's caught the attention of many major colleges.
High School Fishing Teams On The Rise In The Land Of 10,000 Lakes126 qualifiers will take a shot this week in a sport that makes perfect sense for Minnesota.
Irondale’s Aden Price: Wide Receiver, State Fair Hot Dog SlingerAden Price is paying the price, as an athlete and a worker at the Minnesota State Fair.
Meet Evan Hull, Minnesota’s Best H.S. Running BackEvan Hull ran for 387 yards and four touchdowns in Maple Grove High School’s season opener Thursday night.