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Rob McClanahan was elevated from assistant coach after Greg May resigned as Blake's head coach to become director of operations for the University of Minnesota men's hockey team.
The defending Class 2A 220-pound state wrestling champion couldn't resist the pull of the Big Ten and will be a defensive end for the Gophers.
Alexandria's 6-11 power forward Treyton Thompson is headed to La Lumiere, a prep basketball powerhouse in Indiana.
Tiger players wrapped up their summer workouts with a seven-event competition designed to bring out their best.
As the 2019 fall sports season approaches, here's a look at summer successes and changes in the world of high school athletes and coaches, including several key transfers.
The incoming senior at Minnehaha Academy, a top recruit of Division I football and basketball programs, scored 15 points to help lead his team to a championship in Greece.
Of Gonzaga, the Minnehaha Academy rising senior said, "I definitely think they're at the top'' of his list of top schools, which also include Marquette, Minnesota, Iowa and Iowa State.
Minneapolis Washburn's Emily Covert and Joe Fahnbulleh of Hopkins made different statements at their section track meets on Tuesday.
St. Croix Prep in Stillwater made a three-year climb from sub-.500 to a team with state tournament aspirations.
Mira Jalosuo, who will lead the girls' team, and Greg Zanon, who will coach the boys' team, are both defenders born outside the United States who bring a wealth of experience.
Minnehaha Academy junior safety Craig McDonald, a top-10 recruit in Minnesota, will have used up his available eligibility at the end of this school year, according to the state high school league.
Woodbury's Tierney Wolfgram was given the O.K. to run in a varsity race -- which she won -- despite being ineligible for varsity competition.
The Huskies head a field of eight teams that will vie Saturday and Sunday for the first state tournament championship in the brief history of boys' volleyball.
The second-ranked Stillwater boys' lacrosse team enters this week 9-0 and averages 14.5 goals per game.
The senior defender is just the third Minnesotan (second male) chosen for the Under Armour All-America Lacrosse Game. The 14th annual event takes place June 29 at Johns Hopkins University.
Zinedine Kroeten largely developed through a free-play model with his father's Joy of the People foundation.
After leading the Falcons to the 2018 Class 3A title, the senior pitcher has been putting up eye-opening stats this season.
Speakers such as former Minnesota Viking Matt Birk, football advocate Dr. Uzma Samadani and Bethel University football coach Steve Johnson will share their views on the sport's benefits.
When Paige Bueckers committed to UConn, she was touted as becoming the first Minnesota women's basketball player to play at the powerhouse. Wrong. Remember Sarah Northway?
Born with retinoblastoma, a rare form of eye cancer, Olson lost his left eye at 10 months old. He lost sight in his right eye at age 12. But in Sept. 2017, Olson fulfilled his dream of playing football for the USC Trojans.