For the eighth consecutive year, the Mounds View High School girls tennis team is headed to the state tournament. The Mustangs locked down the state berth with a 6-1 victory over Coon Rapids in the Section 5AA final last Thursday.
Tuesday is a big night for the soccer teams at Mounds View High School. State-tournament appearances are on the line for both the boys and girls squads.
Mounds View's boys team won a pair of home playoff games last week to advance to the section final while the girls squad got there by winning once at home and once on the road.
Mounds View running back Danny DeWitt (2) takes a direct snap in the Mustangs' 38-0 win over Roseville on Sept. 19. DeWitt rushed for 116 yards and two touchdowns against the Raiders. (photos courtesy of Dan McMahon Photography)
It was clear at the beginning of the season that the meat of the Mounds View High School football team's schedule was in the back half of the season.
The Suburban East Conference boys title chase in boys soccer has turned into a three-horse race and one of those contenders is Mounds View. The Mustangs entered this week as one of three teams with unblemished conference records.