This fall might the last go-around for football conferences in the current format. Not because the conference is going away, but because of a change in how the Minnesota State High School League will have its members schedule games.
Duluth East senior Anna Kubek won the 10-kilometer pursuit state Nordic ski title Feb. 14 at Giants Ridge in Biwabik. Kubek finished more than 22 seconds ahead of Burnsville junior Vivian Hett and Mounds Park Academy senior Kristen Bourne.
For the first time since 1991, Blaine girls’ soccer is in the state semifinals after Wednesday night’s 2-0 win over Northwest Suburban Conference foe and No. 3 seed Centennial (15-2-1) in the Class AA State quarterfinals played at St. Cloud State University.
Josh Ripley is surrounded by family as Minnesota State High School League representatives last month gave a standing ovation after presenting the Andover High School runner with the Spirit of Sport Award for Section 5 of the National Federation of State High School Associations.
The following is an open letter from the Minnesota State High School League to all hockey players, coaches, parents and referees regarding the issue of checking from behind following the horrific incident in St. Louis Park that paralyzed Jack Jablonski, a Benilde-St. Margaret’s sophomore last week.