Sports

Tue
26
Jun

Local inline skaters compete in Apostle Island Inline Marathon


submitted photo • Michael Johnson of Oakdale leads Jia Griffiths and Giorgia Birkeland. Madeline Lange and Peter Mackey follow in their Midway uniforms at the June 16 Apostle Island Inline Marathon on Madeline Island. Midway Speedskating trains at the Roseville OVAL.

Following the recent trend at the Winter Olympics, Midway speedskaters are doing more crosstraining on inline skates and competing during the summer.  

Mon
25
Jun

Visitation golf team places top five in state


submitted photo • From left: Brian Burgemeister, assistant coach, Anna Nickelson (10), Sophie Rubio (12), Kira Johansen (11), Chloe Dobbs (11), Jaycee Rhodes (10), Elizabeth Azar (12), Head Coach Ann Feitl

Visitation sophomore Jaycee Rhodes won the Section 4AA Golf Tournament and helped the Visitation Blazers qualify for the Class AA State Tournament held at Ridges at Sand Creek in Jordan, Minnesota on June 12 to 13.

Tue
19
Jun

Irondale joins Suburban East Conference

After next school year, the decades-old rivalry between Irondale and Mounds View high schools returns to intra-conference stakes. 

Tue
05
Jun

Huskies baseball coach notches 300th win


Solomon Gustavo photo • St. Anthony Village High School baseball coach Troy Urdahl recorded his 300th career win at Palm Field May 31, when the Huskies beat St. Paul Como Park 10-0.

On a picturesque day at St. Anthony Village High School’s Palm Field, the weather finally delivered summer heat like a rusty pitcher, and the only clouds in the blue sky were fluffy, and the varsity baseball team beat St. Paul Como Park 10-0.

Wed
09
May

SNAPSHOTS: Titans softball player hits four home runs in doubleheader

Photos courtesy of Kathleen Hennessy • Madison Head, who is in her third year as a Tartan High School varsity softball starter, hit four out-of-the-park home runs for the Titans in a softball doubleheader April 30.

Wed
09
May

Oakdale cheerleading squad wins national championship


submitted photo • An Oakdale-based cheerleading squad made up of 14 metro area girls recently won its division at the All Star Cheer Competition National Championship in Indianapolis, Indiana.

Lightning, a cheerleading squad out of Oakdale, won the Recreation Level Three Division All Star Cheer Competition National Championship, which was held recently in Indianapolis, Indiana.

Tue
08
May

New Brighton mayor throws first softball pitch, welcomes spring


Solomon Gustavo photo • Johnson and softball player Scott Ranfranz chatted before the game — Johnson said the idea of the her, the mayor, throwing out the first pitch started as a joke, but then she decided it would be a fun thing to do.

“Two weeks ago, it was a blizzard,” said New Brighton Mayor Val Johnson the evening of May 1 as she walked toward the backstop at Freedom Park in New Brighton to throw the ceremonial first pitch for a city-run men’s softball league.

Tue
08
May

Senior-loaded St. Anthony baseball starts season 8-0

With 15 Seniors on the roster and nine returning senior starters, St. Anthony Village High School baseball team members were hoping to get off to a good start this spring, and they certainly have.

Tue
24
Apr

Roseville district says girls basketball racism allegation is ‘resolved’

Former players pushed back against claim.

The Roseville Area School District has completed its investigation into an allegation of racism that came out of a girls high school basketball banquet last month.

Mon
23
Apr

St. Paul Urban Tennis hires new head with East Side roots


Song Thao

After finding its new home at the East Side’s Eastview Recreation Center last spring, St. Paul Urban Tennis hired a new executive director, Song Thao, at the beginning of April, according to an April 2 press release.

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