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No. 1 in baseball Metro Top 10 is there by a wide margin

Wayzata, the last unbeaten team in the state's top two classes, scores an average of 9.1 runs a game and gives up only 1.9.


Prep Athletes of the Week: Edina standout stands up to pressure

Captain Tenzin Tsephel said repeating as badminton team champion was more difficult than winning the first time.


Prep Athletes of the Week: Totino-Grace golfer rises from rough start

Peyton Savageau wound up with a 5-under-par 67 and the title at the Spring Lake Park Invitational, after going two over on the first five holes.


One Class 4A baseball team corners the market on perfection

Wayzata, ranked No. 1 in the Metro Top 10, is the last undefeated team in the class now that Farmington has lost.


Edina seeks to keep badminton title it swiped from St. Paul power

The Hornets ended St. Paul Johnson's seven-year streak last season and carry the top ranking into state this year.


Prominent basketball coach makes sudden switch of suburban schools

Willie Braziel is taking over as coach of Simley's boys basketball program, leaving Columbia Heights after two stints covering 14 years.


Prep Athletes of the Week: No barrier slows Minnetonka hurdler

Senior Claire Kohler, fastest in the state and defending Class 3A champion in two races, finds ways to deal with the stress she causes herself.


Baseball Metro Top 10 features perfect teams and charging challengers

Three undefeated programs and three climbing toward the top stand out in the weekly ranking.


Gophers are finding their golfers at Minnesota high schools

Three of the state's top boys players have committed to the U, and the top-ranked girls player will join her successful sister on the U roster.


Prep Athletes of the Week: Slender pitcher heavy on importance

Riley Leatherman takes the ball in the biggest games for Wayzata's undefeated baseball team.