The Mounds View High School girls tennis team saw its streak of eight consecutive trips to the state tournament come to a halt in 2015. The Mustangs return 11 letterwinners from last year’s team looking to restart a state streak.
The St. Anthony Village High School boys cross country team has won the past two Tri-Metro Conference team championships. In order to make it three in a row, the Huskies need to replace their three top runners from a year ago.
Despite the loss of five seniors, four of whom were starters, the Concordia Academy volleyball team doesn’t consider the upcoming campaign a rebuilding season. In fact, a trip to the Xcel Energy Center remains goal No. 1.
Bruce Hashimoto enters his first season as the head coach of the Roseville Area High School girls tennis team with an inexperienced group of players. The Raiders graduated a large group of seniors off of the 2015 team.
Wins have not come in bunches for the Concordia Academy boys soccer team in recent years but 2016 could be time for that to change. The Beacons return a solid crop of players and some new additions should also contribute.
Top row, from left: Coach Mike Koch, coach Rebekah Roth, Jenna Peschel, Abbey Eichelberger, Lauren Kilvington, Amberly Langer, Jessica Kennedy, Grace Sventek, coach Jordan Pearson. Bottom row: Toni Van House, Sydney Vasquez, Lisa Nadeau, Caitlyn Teske, Hannah Peschel, Delaney Norman.
After playing nearly 70 games over the summer, the Mounds View Softball Association’s 14U team had to have been exhausted but also proud of what it accomplished.