Minnetonka Defeats Rival Hopkins In Class 4A Girls FinalMinnetonka claimed its first state championship, defeating conference-rival Hopkins 61-52 in the Class 4A girls' final on Saturday at Williams Arena.
Holy Angels Wins First State Title In Over 40 YearsThe fifth-seeded Stars (27-5) defeated the Winona Winhawks 51-43 in the Class 3A girls' final at Williams Arena on Saturday.
Plainview-Elgin-Millville Wins 1st 2A TitlePlainview-Elgin-Millville finished a championship season with just one loss, downing New London-Spicer 72-42 in the Class 2A girls' final Saturday at Williams Arena.
Hopkins Wins Class 4A State TitleAmir Coffey scored 19 points, Vinnie Shahid added 13 and Hopkins beat Lakeville North 64-55 on Saturday night to win the Minnesota boys Class 4A state title.
DeLaSalle Wins Fifth Straight State ChampionshipGabe Kalscheur scored 27 points to lead DeLaSalle to a 79-56 victory over Fergus Falls in the 3A title game on Saturday night to become the first boys team in Minnesota history to win five straight state championships.
Braham Defeats Jackson County Central For Class 2A TitleSenior Chris Olson had 33 points, bolstering Braham's fast start and strong perimeter shooting as the Bombers won the Class 2A state boys basketball title 96-90 over Jackson County Central on Saturday at Target Center.
For Lakeville North Basketball Coach, Trust And Consistency Are KeyOn Saturday, Lakeville North and Hopkins meet in a rematch of a state championship game two years ago that was a thriller.
DeLaSalle Basketball Poised For Record 5th-Straight ChampionshipIf they win this year it will be even more monumental, because it will also be Dave Thorson's 500th win as a head coach.
Iowa High School Students Chant 'Trump' At Opposing Basketball TeamA group of high school students was admonished this week for seemingly using Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's name as a racial insult during a boys' basketball game.
Maple Grove's Davison Leads On Court, GridironSit with Brad Davison and you are sitting with a well-dressed, polite, straight-A high school student.But that is just part of his resume. On Friday nights in the fall, he is the quarterback for the Maple Grove Crimson -- and he is a good one.
Rochester Brothers Leading John Marshall Basketball Team To New HeightsMichael and Mathew Hurt anchor the Rochester John Marshall basketball team -- one a future Gopher, and the other with quite a future.
Minnetonka Athlete Playing With A Heavy Heart After Loss Of His MotherAmar Miller is a junior at Minnetonka High School. He's a good football player in the fall and a great basketball player in the winter.
Minnetonka Basketball Coach Suspended Pending InvestigationMinnetonka boys basketball head coach Chris Carr has been placed on administrative leave while the school investigates an alleged physical altercation with a male high school student. A source told WCCO the incident occurred Tuesday at school after Carr's high school-aged daughter told him she had been involved in a fight with the boy.
Back On The Court, Hopkins' Coffey Prepping For College Career In MinnesotaAfter blowing out his knee and ending his junior season, Amir Coffey back on the court at Hopkins, and he's getting ready to put on a Gophers jersey next year.
Faith, And A Good Surgeon, Are On Sara Kaminski's SideMinnehaha Academy junior Sara Kaminski shoots baskets with her father. The last of four athletic siblings, she has built quite a resume; a three-sport athlete whose first love is basketball. But maybe it is what Adrian Peterson demonstrated in his MVP season that makes this story remarkable.