With seven of the eight teams with between 11 and 18 wins in the regular season, there was a good chance the Section 5AAAA girls basketball playoffs would provide some close games. Mounds View was involved in a pair of them last week.
It took 18 years, but the Roseville Area High School boys basketball team is headed back to the state tournament. The Raiders are one of eight teams in the Class AAAA field that plays its quarterfinal games at Target Center this week.
The high school boys swimming and diving season came to a close last weekend as the state meet was conducted at the University of Minnesota’s Aquatic Center. Eight members of the Roseville Area High School team were among those competing.