What with the snowstorm that barreled through Minnesota on Monday, it's appropriate that the first prep winter sport gets going in earnest this week. High school girls hockey teams throughout the state are embarking on the 2014-15 season.
Four Bulletin-area high school cross country runners are set to compete in the state meet on Saturday afternoon. All four earned at-large state berths via their performances at the Section 5AA meet last week.
Three weeks ago, the St. Anthony Village High School football team hosted the No. 2-ranked team in the state in Class AAAA. The Huskies are set to do the same thing this week, although it's a different team coming to Dennison Field.
After a 4-0 start to the season, the St. Anthony Village High School football team has lost its last two games. Of its final two games of the regular season, this week's game would seem to be the more winnable of the two.