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Minnetonka snaps Centennial's winning streak at four

Minnetonka took advantage of a pair of Centennial fumbles and scored 21 points in the second quarter on the way to a 31-7 win.


Winning again, Anoka football leaning into legacy of former player

The Tornadoes are finally experiencing a winning season after years of futility. The memory of a former player helps fuel them.


Lakeville South holds off Shakopee 30-22

The Cougars trailed Shakopee at halftime, but was able to regroup at the break and stifle any thoughts of a Sabers upset.


Prep football predictions: Big week for big games

As the regular season winds down, our crew picks the top five games for this week: two on Thursday and three on Friday.


Metro Football Top 10: How will Shakopee fight adversity?

How the Sabers adapt to the loss of their starting quarterback could determine their season.


Long second-half touchdowns lift Maple Grove over Wayzata

Derrick Jameson broke free for touchdown runs of 84 and 50 yards after halftime to lead Maple Grove to a 21-3 victory


Is it time for shot clocks in Minnesota high school basketball?

Coaches and their representative associations are largely in favor of 35-second shot clocks, arguing it makes for a purer game and removes the possibility of slow-down or stalling tactics.


Football founder, now 90, still keeps Eden Prairie on time

Curt Connaughty, the first football coach in Eden Prairie's history, still spends Friday nights in the fall giving to the program he started.


Prep football staff picks for Week 6

As the regular season winds down, the competition between staff writers David La Vaque and Jim Paulsen heats up.


Minnetonka seeks girls' tennis state title ... finally

The Skippers were the state's best team in 2020, but never got to prove it because of a pandemic-canceled state tournament. This year they aim to change that.