The three Review-area boys tennis teams opened up the post-season last week but, unfortunately, their playoff runs were short-lived. All three fell in the first round of the Section 4AA team tournament on May 17.
Jake Kubiatowicz entered the discus competition at the Hamline Elite Meet on April 29 as the top seed and went out and proved it. Kubiatowicz, a junior at North High School, won the event by nearly six feet.
Most high school track and field meets during the regular season don’t come with any qualification standards. If a team is scheduled to compete in a meet, the athletes can enter whichever events they choose.
Hill-Murray senior Iianna Onsomu slides in as Tartan senior Kristina Lodahl (18) gets the force out at second before relaying to first base. The Titans were up 7-1 before the soggy game was stopped in the third inning April 27.
All three Review area high school fastpitch softball teams found themselves in the upper half of the conference standings late last week. They were still looking up at one other team, however.
Each year, more than 40 female high school seniors are honored at the St. Paul Area Athena Awards banquet. The recipients were honored for their athletic achievements and the banquet was held on April 20.
North High School’s baseball team finished as the Metro East Conference co-champion with Mahtomedi in 2015. They tied for first with identical 14-2 records and finished five games ahead of third-place St. Thomas Academy.