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Prep athletes of the week: Mauder makes a splash at Woodbury Invitational

Woodbury sophomore Gabby Mauder won her school's diving invitational with an 11-dive score of 455.85 points, the state's best of the season.


Prep athletes of the week: Position not a concern for Wayzata senior

Wayzata senior just wants to contribute


Prep Athletes of the Week: Setter leads Nova Classical to huge win

Allison Ball lead Class 2A Nova Classical to a victory over Minnetonka, ranked No. 8 in Class 4A. She said that lands in the "very special" category.


Girls' swimming and diving season preview: Story lines and athletes to watch

At Minnetonka, the Skippers aim to crash through a barrier to postseason success.


Prep Athletes of the Week: Cross-country standout starts with a sprint

Minneapolis Southwest sophomore Sam Scott won the St. Olaf Showcase, finishing ahead of four competitors with higher rankings.


The Tre Ratio, and other tales to take into the prep football season

The Randy Ratio took its place in Minnesota lore in 2002, when the Vikings were set on involving Randy Moss on a large number of plays. Now, Cretin-Derham Hall has a ratio in mind for star Tre Holloman.


Can Cretin-Derham Hall regain its place as a prep football power?

After losing their final five games of the 2019 season, the Raiders went 1-6 in 2020, a far cry from the years when they were a state tournament regular.


Simley golfer McCauley is Star Tribune All-Metro Girls' Athlete of the Year

The No. 1-ranked high school girls' player in the state became the youngest in state history to play in the Women's U.S. Open


Three-sport standout Ratzlaff is Star Tribune All-Metro Boys' Athlete of the Year

The Rosemount senior, who excelled in football, hockey and baseball, has this advice to kids: "Play all sports and see what you love to do.''


State baseball quarterfinal roundup

Among the winners in Class 4A: Minnetonka knocked off No. 1 Stillwater and Farmington blanked Mounds View.