The loss of just one player from last year's roster has the Roseville Area High School volleyball team setting its sights higher this fall. The Raiders return six starters, three of whom have been starters for two or more seasons.
Last year's Roseville Area High School boys soccer team thought it was facing a rebuilding season but the year turned out more successful than expected. This fall, the Raiders return a solid nucleus and are looking to continue to rise.
After finishing second in the Tri-County Girls Fastpitch Playoffs with a 7-2 record, the Tartan Area U14 team was on to the Minnesota Metro Fastpitch League (MMFL) state tournament July 22 and 23 in Richfield.
Because of a change to the format, the St. Anthony Hogs men's amateur baseball team's run in the Class A state tournament was a short one. St. Anthony dropped its tournament-opener on Saturday 8-2 to the Bloomington Bandits.