When official practices began in late November, the Roseville Area High School wrestling team received a pleasant surprise. The number of kids that came out for the team this year is up, bolstered by a large group of first-time wrestlers.
The Roseville Area High School girls gymnastics team has won four consecutive state championships twice in the last 10 years. The first streak was snapped by Northfield in 2010 but the second streak is still intact.
The roster for the Tartan High School girls basketball team includes four players who aren't old enough to attend high school. That kind of youth has second-year head coach Tim Obr looking for improvement each and every day.
First-year head coach Ashlie Anzel takes over a North High School girls basketball team that doesn’t return a lot of scoring or size. Despite those challengers, Anzel sees a team that should be able to compete night in and night out.
The girls basketball teams from Irondale and Mounds View squared off for their annual intra-district game on Dec. 4 and their lineups were somewhat unique. Of the 10 players who started the game, only two were seniors.