Recent content from David La Vaque
Minneapolis Southwest's Sam Scott, Forest Lake's Norah Hushagen and St. Paul Highland Park's Luna Scorzelli had big moments.
The Ponies had given up the lead less than a minute earlier when a "victory formation" snap went awry.
Sam Scott finished second among high school boys. Norah Hushagen of Forest Lake was the top Minnesota girl.
It's another week of predictions between David La Vaque and Jim Paulsen as a battle between Eden Prairie and Shakopee tops the list.
The Warroad High School star was an Olympic medal winner who played professionally and became a Minnesota hockey icon. He remained involved in hockey and Native American activism in recent years.
Henry Boucha, a legend of Minnesota hockey from high schools to the Olympics, died Monday at 72. His daughter said he was in the Twin Cities to see a doctor.
A dozen rented, generator-powered portable lights illuminated the course for the traditional and unusual meet held in Eden Prairie. The experience meant as much as the results.
Jack Kimmel made the winning kick after Lakeville South tied it with two fourth-quarter touchdowns.
Maple Grove used a long drive and a special teams contribution to win after giving up a 20-point lead. The victory extended the Crimson's home winning streak to 15.
David La Vaque got 'em all in Week 2, taking a lead over Jim Paulsen in the Star Tribune reporters' competition to pick winners of high school football games.