Dave Nelson was humbled when he heard the news last month. Former Blaine head football coach and current Minnetonka coach has devoted his life to teaching and coaching, and now he has earned his place in the Minnesota High School Football Coaches’ Association Hall of Fame.
Nearly 80 members of the Blaine football program bagged groceries at Cub Foods in Blaine Dec. 21 to help raise money for Alexandra House. Bengals pictured above presented Alexandra House with a $3,200 donation Jan. 30 from money raised at the pre-Christmas fundraising event.
We’ve been in this spot before and it is anything but comfortable to be a Minnesota Vikings fan right about now.
One look at the Minnesota Vikings’ record and it’s easy to say this is a lost season.
On paper, the Vikings 3-9-1 record reeks of a team going in the wrong direction fast, but a deeper look shows that the level of parity across the league is very high.
Anoka brothers Seth and Landon Mathis are leaving their marks on what’s been a remarkable football season at Bethel University.
University of Minnesota, Duluth, senior right tackle Tom Olson will set a new program record when he starts his 54th straight game tomorrow (Saturday, Nov. 30) at No. 2 Northwest Missouri State in Maryville, Mo.
Down 13-0 less than three minutes into the Class 5A state quarterfinal, Andover (7-4) looked to be headed in the wrong direction against Chaska (11-0) in a blustery Kuhlman Stadium in Edina Nov. 9.
Coon Rapids’ (3-5) hopes of winning a Section 5-6A game were dashed in an opening round with a 51-23 loss at Totino-Grace Oct. 25 in a rematch of the season opener in Fridley.