The Irondale Maroon U15 baseball team put together a championship season this summer. A four-game winning streak to end the season gave the team a record of 11-4-1 and vaulted them into first place in the North Star Baseball League.
The 2015 high school football schedule was already so different, what with the season starting two weeks earlier than normal because of stadium availability for the Prep Bowl. Then weather threw in another twist for week-one games on Saturday.
The switch to district scheduling for high school football in Minnesota is the beginning of a new era but that change has the St. Anthony Village High School football team traveling to the past, for one week.
When the Mounds View High School football team takes the field on Saturday night, it will do so with a reputation as a solid defensive squad. Defense has been the Mustangs' calling card for years and that shouldn't change in 2015.
District scheduling showed up just in time for the Irondale High School football team. After going 0-9 in their first year in the Northwest Suburban Conference, the Knights move to the Suburban District and a more balanced schedule this fall.