The Hamline Elite Meet is a bit different than most regular-season high school track and field meets. To participate, an athlete must submit her or his best performance from the season and hope it is good enough to land a spot in the meet.
Irondale High School sophomore Julia Hayes has already earned three all-state track and field honors and appears to be on track for some more later this season. Hayes fared well at the Hamline Elite Meet on Friday at Hamline University in St.
Losing seasons have been a rarity for the St. Anthony Village High School fastpitch softball team under head coach Lamar Brendemuehl. The Huskies suffered through one last spring but appear to have righted the ship in 2016.
Concordia University-St. Paul is starting an intercollegiate women’s lacrosse team in the fall. The first NCAA Division II lacrosse program in the five-state area will include two Irondale High School graduates.