As we head into the final two weeks of volleyball’s regular season, plenty has yet to be determined, like conference titles and section seedings.
Blaine sophomore Taylor Morgan came into the state meet with high hopes for shining in the 100-meter dash and two relays.
Four area schools will be represented at the Class AA State Track and Field Meet after successful performances at the Section 5AA meet held on the same track as the state meet.
Blaine track and field swept the boys and girls Section 5AAA True Team titles and will compete Class AAA State True Team meet at Hamline University May 17.
The season’s first big boys’ and girls’ track meet of the season went off without any signs of a snowflake or rain drop on the track at the Hamline Elite Meet in St. Paul April 26.
Blaine volleyball came back from down 0-2 to win the Class AAA state third place trophy 3-2 against Shakopee at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul Nov. 10.
Winning a game at state was a reasonable goal for Blaine this year. The No. 2 seeded Bengals came into state riding a 20-match winning streak and pushed it to 21 games after a 3-0 win in the state quarterfinals over Bemidji.