Why do kids play sports?
The responses can vary from a college scholarship to spending time with friends and everything in between.
Top-seed Coon Rapids held true to form as pitcher Logan Shore no-hit Wayzata in a 2-0 win at Midway Stadium in the first of four Class AAA quarterfinals June 13.
Spring Lake Park’s last season in the North Suburban Conference will be the 2013-14 school year.
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.