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Tue
26
May
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Raiders stave off elimination

Prior to last season, the Roseville Area High School baseball team went five straight years with some pretty deep runs in the section playoffs.

Tue
26
May
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Mounds View survives a pair of nail-biters

Closely-contested games have been the story of the first three rounds of the Section 5AAA baseball playoffs.

Tue
26
May

Prep baseball playoffs begin

The high school baseball post-season began late last week with the teams from Roseville Area High School and Concordia Academy trying to reach the double-elimination portion of their respective section tournaments.

Tue
26
May

Beacons fastpitch tumbles in fourth round

The Concordia Academy fastpitch softball team saw its season come to an end in the fourth round of the Section 4AA playoffs last week. The seventh-seeded Beacons lost 9-5 to fifth-seeded St. Paul Highland Park on May 19.

Tue
26
May

Raiders continue to roll in the post-season

The Roseville Area High School fastpitch softball team entered the post-season as one of the hottest teams in the state. The Raiders’ eight-game winning streak to close out the regular season was the third-longest in Class AAA.

Wed
20
May

North Polars calm Mahtomedi Zephyrs for crucial Metro East win

Lauzon hurls 7-inning, 2-hit shutout
Before a standing-room-only crowd at Kuenkel Field, the North High Polars battled with baseball powerhouse Mahtomedi on Wednesday, May 13.
The game had special significance because of the Metro East Conference standings. Heading into the game North was 12-2 in the MEC, while Mahtomedi had a mark of 13-1.
Both teams had one MEC game remaining on their schedules.

Wed
20
May

Tennis season winds down for area teams

The regular season in boys tennis ended without much fanfare this spring for the local teams, and the sectional playoffs are already underway.
Here’s a recap of Hill-Murray, North and Tartan’s performance in the Metro East Conference.

Wed
20
May

Polars power past Titans, 10-2

North High junior Jim Bothwell (7) attempts a double play, making the force out at second base on Tartan junior Jacob Zwak (23). The Polars won 10-2 at Tartan May 15. (Linda Baumeister/Review)
North High junior Jim Bothwell (7) attempts a double play, making the force out at second base on Tartan junior Jacob Zwak (23). The Polars won 10-2 at Tartan May 15. (Linda Baumeister/Review)

The North High baseball team has been a juggernaut in the Metro East Conference this spring, and that was never more true than when the Polars faced the Tartan Titans Friday, May 15.

Wed
20
May

Mounds View reaches final in section tennis

There might be a bit of déjà vu for the Mounds View High School boys tennis team when it takes the court on Tuesday. The similarities between this year's Section 5AA final and the one in 2014 are many, and the Mustangs hope to add one more.

Wed
20
May

Prep softball playoffs in full swing - May 20

Even in years when the weather cooperates, the high school spring sports season seems to go by in a flash. Despite it being only May 20, the fastpitch softball playoffs have already gone deep into the bracket.

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