ICYMI: High School Sports Rally For May 30, 2014After a cold, rainy spring, this week brought welcome relief. As such, the stories about rained-out games and busy, demanding schedules are a thing of the past. We've got highlights, and great stories.
ASPIRE Athlete Of The Week For May 30, 2014: Caleb ButlerBlaine High School's Caleb Butler can run. In fact, he can do just about anything he sets his mind to. That's what makes him special, according to Coach Rob Nick. "He's a coach's dream. He does everything we ask of him, his effort is always outstanding, he gives us 100 percent," Nick said. "He's just an amazing athlete. His strength is unbelievable, and for a kid to be 6'3', 220 and to run 110 hurdles. He ran 300 hurdles, shot disc, he's going to run a 4X1 for us."
ICYMI: High School Sports Rally For May 23, 2014Couldn't pull yourself away from the Minnesota Twins – San Francisco Giants game? Don't worry. We've got the entire Rally here!
ASPIRE Athlete Of The Week: May 16, 2014: Kiela DeVlaeminckKiela DeVlaeminck can pitch, and her Waconia High School softball team has a chance when she's on the mound. It's pretty obvious that she started playing the sport at a young age.
ICYMI: High School Sports Rally For May 9, 2014Miss the Rally? Don't worry. You can watch the entire show here.
Aspire Athlete Of The Week: May 9, 2014 – Sheila HirschSheila Hirsch and lacrosse is a combination that has worked well for her and her Edina High School team. "I love playing lacrosse. I love playing it with my school and my summer lacrosse team, mainly because I love my teammates," Hirsch said. "Really, it's what makes the sport as great as it is."
ICYMI: High School Sports Rally For May 2, 2014Too busy watching the Wild take on the Blackhawks in Game 1 to catch the Rally? No biggie. We've got all the week's top high school sports stories right here.
ICYMI: High School Sports Rally For April 25, 2014Miss the Rally Friday night? Don't worry. We've got your covered. You can catch all the latest high school sports news in the videos here.
ASPIRE Athlete Of The Week: April 18, 2014She is a steady influence on her lacrosse team and in her school. That's why Giselle Rogers of Cretin-Derham Hall is our Aspire Athlete of the Week.
ICYMI: High School Sports Rally For April 18, 2014Winter returned to Minnesota this week, dumping up to 19 inches of snow in communities in the north metro. But baseball season trudged on.
ASPIRE Athlete Of The Week For March 28, 2014Bloomington Kennedy is very good in girls basketball every season, and Tonoia Wade personifies the program. That’s why she is our ASPIRE Athlete of the Week.
ASPIRE Athlete Of The Week For March 21, 2014: Reid Travis He has enjoyed a high school career rivaled by few, winning state titles in all three of his varsity seasons, and he has Stanford set in his future.
ASPIRE Athlete Of The Week For March. 6, 2014: Tristan HazlettLast year, the Lakeville North boys hockey team advanced to the state tournament, only to lose in convincing fashion to Edina in the first round. This year, they got over the hump with an overtime win over Roseau in round one. And a big part of this year's success is coming from senior forward Tristen Hazlett – this week's Aspire Athlete of the Week.
ASPIRE Athlete Of The Week: Feb. 28, 2014 - Sarah BobrowskiThe Hill-Murray girls hockey team made the most of its trip to Xcel Energy Center last week, capping its season off with a Class AA state title. Sarah Bobrowski, one of the leaders of the Pioneers, has been a part of that program that has not just flourished, it finished on top.
ASPIRE Athlete Of The Week: Feb. 21, 2014She is a shooter, and a leader on and off the basketball court. Kyra Fredenburg's teammates at Anoka High School hope she can help carry them to a state tournament. She is our Aspire Athlete of the Week.