The Mounds View High School boys soccer team is headed to the state tournament for the 14th time and it’s hard to imagine any of the previous 13 trips being any more improbable. The Mustangs won the section title as the No. 8 seed.
The St. Anthony Village High School boys cross country team ran its Tri-Metro Conference championship streak to three on Oct. 18 in St. Paul. The Huskies placed their top five runners in the top 23 to capture the title.
The four highest-seeded teams in the Section 5AA boys soccer tournament all hosted quarterfinal matches on Saturday. The home-field advantage was not there, however, as all four top seeds lost one-goal contests.
The St. Anthony Village High School football team welcomed Brooklyn Center to Dennison Field for homecoming last week. The Huskies entered the game looking for their first win of the season and the Centaurs obliged.
At this point of the regular season a year ago, the St. Anthony Village High School football team was still in search of its first victory of the season. The Huskies are in the same boat in 2016 and the same opponent awaits them in week six.
The St. Anthony Village High School football team this week is trading in Friday night lights for Saturday afternoon sunlight. The Huskies kick off at 1 p.m. at St. Paul Highland Park on Saturday as part of the Scots’ homecoming celebration.