At the midway point of the season, the Roseville Area High School volleyball team sits atop the Suburban East Conference standings. The Raiders began this week 3-0 in SEC matches and in a three-way tie with Cretin-Derham Hall and Stillwater.
The Concordia Academy football team opened up conference play last Friday with a trip to St. Anthony Village. The Beacons weathered an early flurry but couldn't come up with an answer to a second charge by the Huskies.
After getting handled in their first four meetings with Cretin-Derham Hall as members of the Suburban East Conference, the Mounds View High School football team has played the Raiders tough the last four times they've met.
After a pair of victories against overmatched opponents to open the season, the Irondale High School football team faces its first serious test this Friday. The Knights travel to South St. Paul to face the Packers, the co-No. 1 team (with DeLaSalle) in last week's Class AAAA rankings.
After splitting its first two games of the season, with both contests taking place on the road, the St. Anthony Village High School football plays its home opener this week. The Huskies look to get back on the winning side when Minnehaha Academy visits on Friday.
The 2012 Roseville Area High School girls swimming and diving team completed its first official meet on August 30 against Hastings. The team is led by head coach Barbara Vailodash, assistant coach Morgan Foster and returning diving coach Bob Andresen.
Close games haven't gone the way of the Roseville Area High School football team much in the last couple of seasons. So in order to keep from dropping another frustrating decision, the Raiders scored early and often last Friday.