Maple Grove Makes Unforgettable Gridiron ComebackIt was a movie-like finish to a high school football state quarterfinal game against Maple Grove and Park Center.
Park Center Repeats As Class 3A ChampionAnn Simonet made a pair of 3-pointers down the stretch to help Park Center win its second straight Class 3A girls basketball title with a 52-45 win over Marshall on Saturday night. Mikalya Hayes had 13 points, while Hannah Schaub and Feyisayo Ayobamidele each scored 11 for the No. 2 Pirates (25-7).
High School Sports Rally: Jan. 30, 2015Basketball and hockey conference titles are being decided this week.
Prep Blog: Section Semifinals, Previewing 'The Big 4'It's playoff time in high school football in Minnesota. That means we're in the heart of the fall, and every time a team takes the field the season is on the line. Athletes and teams hit the practice field in August and do the two-a-day practices for what starts now. It's a chance to have an opportunity to play for a spot in the state tournament.
Park Center Wins Class 3A Girls Crown In 3OTAnn Simonet scored 26 points as Park Center beat Marshall 73-71 in triple overtime to win the Class 3A state girls basketball championship Saturday night. It is the first title for the Pirates (26-5), who also got 21 points from Cayla McMorris.
Agent Of Change: Cayla McMorris Led Park Center To State Title MatchPark Center's girls basketball team had never been to a state tournament before, but now they’re on the brink of a state title.
Prep Blog: Girls Basketball Title Games Set in 3A, 4AMinnesota's high school version of March Madness is in its home stretch this week with the final state tournament of the season wrapping up this week. The State Girls Basketball Tournament, already well underway, has taken center stage both Williams Arena and Mariucci Arena.
ICYMI: High School Sports Rally For Jan. 24, 2014Although Minnesotans are enduring bitter blast after bitter blast, the Rally makes everything a bit warmer.
Jones Leads Apple Valley To 1st State Hoops TitleHighly recruited Tyus Jones had 28 points and 11 rebounds to lead Apple Valley past Park Center 74-57 to win the Class 4A state boys basketball championship Saturday night.
Apple Valley, Park Center Move To 4A championship Apple Valley will play Park Center for the Class 4A boys basketball championship.
Prep Blog: Boys State Basketball PreviewIt feels like March Madness just got started, but it’s wrapping up on the high school level this week with the State Boys Basketball Tournament.
If You Missed It: High School Sports Rally For 3/15Friday night's High School Sports Rally features the Boys State Basketball Tournament, with Park Center and Osseo as the game of the night.
Prep Blog: Boys Basketball Section Final FridayUnless you’re one of the few teams to end a season with a state championship, there’s nothing like the feeling of winning a section title and earning that coveted trip to state.
Prep Blog: Girls Basketball Section Final FridayIt’s a big week for many high school girls basketball programs across the state. The playoffs are always a fun time to watch since that’s usually when the best teams emerge. When a season is on the line and a state tournament bid is at stake, it gets even better.
If You Missed It: High School Sports Rally For 12/7 Miss WCCO-TV's High School Sports Rally Friday night? We've got all the high school winter sports action in the videos below -- plus a profile on Niklas Backstrom.