Bob Motzko and Lindsay Whalen both have local ties and past successes with their respective Gophers programs. But it's their potential as ambassadors throughout the state that intrigued high school coaches.
After Bulut Ozturk led the Wildcat girls’ program to three state titles in four years, he got his players’ blessing to coach the boys’ team as well.
Nick Keenan, just the third head football coach in school history, made a point of getting more junior high kids to come out for the sport. It paid off, with 184 sets of gear distributed for Monday’s first day of practice.
Gordy Shaw's college coaching odyssey spanned four decades, including 14 years with the Gophers before being let go by Tim Brewster. Now he's moved to a different level.
As news of Lindsay Whalen's retirement spread through her hometown, many stopped to pay tribute to the local girl who became an international sports star and never forgot her roots in a small Minnesota city.
Team communication will be critical as senior Rachel Kilkelly, a Gophers recruit, leads the Sabers to what they hope will be a state tournament berth.
From 1929 to 1939, the Meadowlarks played 94 games of six-on-six basketball and never lost. Usually, it wasn't close. Opponents 'were afraid to play us,' said Beulah Ankeny, 99.
Barely six months ago, 34-year-old Ryan Bartlett wasn’t sure he’d see the start of his seventh season as the Bears' head coach.
Monday is the first day of practice for most high school fall sports in Minnesota.
New London-Spicer product Brandon Zylstra is getting a shot with the Vikings after two years in Canada.
Hopkins four-star senior forward Zeke Nnaji, who recently was offered by Kansas, will visit several schools unofficially in August before picking his finalists
Lower attendance, increasing venue costs prompt board's decision.
Meet two of the players who are part of one of the most amazing winning streaks in Minnesota sports history -- set more than 80 years ago in the small town of Grand Meadow..
Ethan Levin, a sophomore defensive lineman, will return to St. Paul Central, his old high school, with his new teammates and a message.
Gophers junior forward Michael Hurt discussed his improvement last season, how he fits with the team this year and his brother's upcoming college decision.
Describing Matthew Hurt as a sharpshooting, slam-dunking, shot-blocking 6-foot-9 forward who can play inside or outside -- and his brother plays for the Gophers.
Minnehaha Academy junior point guard and quarterback Jalen Suggs might miss his football opener. But Tuesday's MRI showed no serious damage to knee injured in AAU game last week.
Farmington plays Eagan on Sept. 28 in the first high school football game held at the Twin Cities Orthopedic Stadium in Eagan. Postseason games will also be played at TCO.
The 6-4, 200-pounder is the sixth-ranked player in Minnesota in the recruiting Class of 2019.
New Prague's Woodrow Glazer reaches perfection.