From left, Jake Borgen, Garrett Mourning, Lane Berning, Kyle Dupont, and Will Rahne of the national champion St. Michael-Albertville clay target team.

St. Michael-Albertville team, New Prague senior-to-be win national clay target titles

The two-time state champion Knights topped a field of 175 teams Sunday at the first national championships in Michigan while two-time state winner Woodrow Glazer took individual honors.

Grand Rapids teens place high in Alabama bass fishing tournament

July 14, 2018
Alex Timm, left, and Easton Fothergill of Grand Rapids placed in the top 10 in a national bass-fishing contest in Florence, Ala.
In late June, Alex Timm and Easton Fothergill finished fifth and eighth, respectively, in the prestigious national-world high school bass-fishing championship on Pickwick Lake in Florence, Ala.

Boom! Hopkins' Paige Bueckers sets up Colorado teen girl for dunk

July 11, 2018
Boom! Hopkins' Paige Bueckers sets up Colorado teen girl for dunk
Francesca Belibi just finished her junior year in Colorado, where she’s already become famous for her in-game dunks. Here's a see-this moment featuring Belibi and the Hopkins star.

Athletes of the Year Emily Covert, Gable Steveson throw out first pitch at Twins game

July 11, 2018

Minnehaha's Suggs grabs gold with U17 USA team in rout of France

July 10, 2018
Jalen Suggs won his second gold medal with a U.S. national team Sunday, adding to a successful summer of international basketball for Minnesota prospects.
High Schools
January 27

Monday's preps results

Here's what happened in high school sports on Monday:
High Schools
January 27

Top boys' hockey games: White Bear Lake, Cretin-Derham Hall clash in Suburban East Conference tilt

The Bears, who have seemed dominant at times, can atone for some surprising losses with a victory Tuesday over the streaking Raiders.
Best of the best: Prep wrestling, gymnastics honor rolls
Honor rolls Best of the best: Prep wrestling, gymnastics honor rolls
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A look at the top achievers in gymnastics and wrestling during the 2019-20 season. The list is updated every week.
High Schools
January 27

Top girls' hockey games: Stillwater, Forest Lake battle for Suburban East Conference supremacy

The Ponies hope to validate their return to power with a regular-season sweep of the Rangers on Saturday.
High Schools
January 27

Top boys' basketball games: Lake City, Stewartville square off in showcase of outstate scorers

The Hiawatha Valley League foes, who play each other on Tuesday, are both led by elite scoring talent.
High Schools
January 27

Top girls' basketball games: Becker aims to build toward repeat trip to state in duel with Big Lake

After falling in the Class 3A state championship game, the Bulldogs are back as a state-ranked program hoping to continue rolling Tuesday against the Hornets.
Wayzata received the Bay Bell trophy, part of the rivalry between these two teams. Wayzata beat Minnetonka 14-0. Friday, September 28, 2012
Sports
Talking Preps Podcast
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Star Tribune prep reporters David La Vaque and James Paulsen are bringing all you Minnesota high school sports enthusiasts another way to stay connected to the action.
High Schools
January 27

Wayzata goaltender Garret Bonello leads Metro Athletes of the Week for Jan. 20-25

Also recognized: Evan Bock (Chaska/Chanhassen swimming), Hailey Hansen (Blaine hockey), Mia Huberty (Big Lake basketball), Cole Johnson (St. Paul Highland Park Nordic skiing), Miah Monahan (Glencoe-Silver Lake basketball) and Annika Lee (Park Center gymnastics).
High Schools
January 27

Minnetonka, Breck/Blake win boys' swimming True Team state meet titles

The meet was held Saturday at the University of Minnesota.
High Schools
January 26

Friday's prep roundup: Apple Valley girls basketball wins on buzzer-beater

Anna Mutch scored 17 points, including the game-winning bucket over Shakopee.
Blake forward Carly Bullock (22) is a prolific goal-scorer and a tough player defensively as well. The senior is bound for Princeton next year.
Athletes of the Week Prep athletes of the week
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A look at the top athletes in the metro area from recent high school sporting events.
High Schools
January 26
Jalen Suggs and Paige Bueckers posed with members of their teams at the start of the 2019-2020 basketball season.

Suggs, Bueckers, Garcia named McDonald's All-Americans

The three Minnesotans will play in the McDonald's All-Star Games in Houston on April 1.
High Schools
January 25

Saturday's prep sports roundup

Will Tschetter's 50 points pacesd Stewartville to an overtime win.
High Schools
January 25

Reusse: Rock Ridge comes to Minnesota 46 years after 'Blazing Saddles'

Minnesota soon will have the Rock Ridge Wolverines, a consolidation of Virginia and Eveleth-Gilbert, making any Mel Brooks fan proud.
Phaizon Scott brought the Minneapolis North championship trophy to the crowd after the Polars defeated Rushford-Peterson 30-14. ] Shari L. Gross / sgr
High Schools
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Our 24/7 Live Blog has photos, updates, scores and more from around Minnesota. Check it out for the latest.
High Schools
January 24
500th win isn't biggest number for Hill-Murray girls' basketball coach

500th win isn't biggest number for Hill-Murray girls' basketball coach

Erin Herman has led Hill-Murray to seven state tournaments, placing second in 2010 and 2011, and is moved more by a number other than her victory total.
Local
January 24
The Waseca Bluejays wearing jerseys honoring wounded police officer Arik Matson.

High school league says Waseca can't wear jersey honoring wounded officer

The garment can be worn at practice, but not during actual games, league says.
High Schools
January 24

Thursday's prep sports roundup

Wayzata held off a third-period rally by Class 2A, No. 1 Eden Prairie to upset the Eagles 2-1 in boys' hockey.
Eden Prairie players celebrated their state 6A football title.
Watch and listen Minnesota high school sports live on the web
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Watch and listen to high school sports from around the metro area and around Minnesota. Here are the web sites that get you to the games.
Gophers
January 23
St. Paul Johnson alum Carl Fish commits to Gophers' men's hockey

St. Paul Johnson alum Carl Fish commits to Gophers' men's hockey

Fish, a resiient defenseman, is the first Governors' player to verbally commit to the Gophers in more than 15 years.
High Schools
January 22
With his players gathered before him on the field after their win, Totino-Grace head coach Jeff Ferguson invited his players to a party downtown near

Podcast: Two more biggies in Minnesota high school football coaching walk away

In the latest Talking Preps, Jim Paulsen and David La Vaque spin a few of their own yarns about Totino-Grace's Jeff Ferguson and Brainerd's Ron Stolski, the latest to step down in a winter full of similar big-program departures.
High Schools
January 22

After 58 seasons as a prep football coach, Brainerd's Ron Stolski retires

The 80-year-old Stolski ranks second in the state in career victories and was the longest-tenured high school football coach in state history.
High Schools
January 22
Jeff Ferguson

Ferguson steps down as football coach at metro power Totino-Grace

Jeff Ferguson, whose teams won eight state titles in 18 seasons, was asked once about private school recruiting. "Do we recruit? Damn right, we do. We recruit students, not athletes."
High Schools
January 21

Prep sports roundup: Stillwater beats Woodbury in girls' hockey

Junior forward Alexis Huber scored 5:12 into overtime to give the Class 2A, No. 7-ranked Ponies the victory over the Royals.
High Schools
January 21

Trailing at halftime, No. 1 Hopkins shoots past No. 2 Wayzata

Paige Bueckers scored 21 points in the first half and center Maya Nnaji scored 18 of her 22 in the second as Hopkins rallied from a three-point halftime deficit.