Mark Rice

Interview With Alyssa Lind Mark Rice Mar 28, 2017

Bloomington Jefferson Senior Alyssa Lind may not (yet) have run any open events at State, but has been an integral member of very successful relays for her team.

Interview With Zac Miller Mark Rice Mar 26, 2017

Senior Zac Miller has enjoyed the opportunity not only to run with perennial powerhouse Edina High School, but also with the prestigious team from Chaska High School as well.

Interview with Rhianna Rinke Mark Rice Mar 25, 2017

Some might know North Branch senior Rhianna Rinke due to her many State Championships and Elite Meet appearances, but did you also know that she was named after a song?

Interview With John Schwinghamer Mark Rice Mar 24, 2017

John Schwinghamer is the third of Mora's talented senior trio in our interview series, and he is looking to make up for some disappointments in past seasons with a strong final year of high school track.

Interview With Patrick Roos Mark Rice Mar 23, 2017

Coming off an individual Class AA championship in cross country last fall, Edina senior Patrick Roos has very ambitious goals to cap off his high school career this spring, and doubt only serves to fuel him more.

Interview with Michael Mitchell Mark Rice Mar 22, 2017

Michael Mitchell of The Blake School is a six-time qualifier for the State XC championships, and a two-time top-ten finisher, but must first must get fully healthy to finish his high school career strong.

Interview With Abdihafid Sahal Mark Rice Mar 19, 2017

As one-third of the finest hurdling trio of any team in the State, Edina senior Abdihafid Sahal is not only battling for an individual state championship, but also possession of a school record in that event.

Interview With Matthew Van Eps Mark Rice Mar 18, 2017

Matthew Van Eps had already established himself as an All-State sprinter, but last fall also showed off his distance skills by finishing 11th in the Class A Cross Country Championships as a senior rookie.

Interview with Christopher Udalla Mark Rice Mar 17, 2017

Elk River senior Christopher Udalla returns as possibly Minnsota's best all-around jumper, in addition to a talented sprinter, but did you also know he is a self-taught gymnast?

Interview With Jessa Hanson Mark Rice Mar 16, 2017

Jessa Hanson served as one of Willmar's three-headed senior monster that helped carry Willmar to national success last fall, and hopes her running career still has a ways to go.

Interview With Amanda Anderson Mark Rice Mar 15, 2017

St. Francis senior Amanda Anderson had some of the biggest shoes to fill after being the self-picked successor to Maggie Ewen, but has filled them very well by becoming a champion thrower herself.

Interview With Molly Reighard Mark Rice Mar 14, 2017

Molly Reighard has served as the anchor for two champion relays from Waconia and has a lot of individual success as well, being one of Minnesota's top returners in four events.

Interview With Riley Mcginnity Mark Rice Mar 13, 2017

While an injury set her back during cross country last fall, Spring Lake Park's Riley Mcginnity is ready to return strong in track as the defending Section 5AA champion in both the 1600 and 3200.

Interview With Honour Finley Mark Rice Mar 12, 2017

She is the fastest female 400 runner in Minnesota high school history, and the two-time defending Class AA champion, and Honour Finley still has one more season to add to her legacy.

Interview With Anna Donnay Mark Rice Mar 11, 2017

Anna Donnay from Eden Valley-Watkins finished her High School cross country career on a high note with an career-best race at the NXN Regional last fall (Photo from Images by Marguerite)

Interview With Millie Klefsaas Mark Rice Mar 9, 2017

Staples-Motley's Millie Klefsaas won a rare double in the 100 hurdles and pole vault at the 2016 State Meet, including setting the Class A record with a 12-foot vault. She hopes more records fall in 2017.

Interview With Alec Sanbeck Mark Rice Mar 5, 2017

The Mora High School cross country team last fall may have entered the meet as underdogs, but they pulled through to achieve their third team title in a row, and Alec Sanbeck was a key member for all three.

Interview With Julia Fixsen Mark Rice Mar 4, 2017

Mounds View sophomore Julia Fixsen has already soared to rare heights for Minnesota high school girls, and as the Class AA runner up in both pole vault and high jump, she could be on the brink of history.

Interview With Trevor Otterdahl Mark Rice Mar 3, 2017

Rosemount's Trevor Otterdahl has big goals for this spring when it comes to hurling heavy objects, not the least of which is to continue what might very well become a family dynasty.

Interview With Calvin Ciganik Mark Rice Mar 2, 2017

Only a sophomore in 2016, Mounds View's Calvin Ciganik is already a State Champion, and possibly on the verge of becoming Minnesota's best high school boy vaulter ever.

Interview With Lexy Berger Mark Rice Mar 1, 2017

As only a freshman last year, Rosemount's Lexy Berger won her section in both the high jump and pole vault. Now one of the state's top returners in both events, she hopes to fly even higher.

Interview With Peter Asplin Mark Rice Feb 25, 2017

At 14.40, Dassel-Cokato's Peter Asplin comes into the spring with the fastest time of any returning 110 meter hurdler, and hopes to propel himself toward a State Championship.

Interview With Kurt TeBeest Mark Rice Feb 24, 2017

Montevideo's Kurt TeBeest is the reigning Class A state champion in the mile, as well as the fastest returning 800 runner. Could the double-title be in the cards for him this spring?

Interview With Natalie Windels Mark Rice Feb 21, 2017

Eagan junior Natalie Windels has competed at the State Championships every years since 7th grade, and looks to keep that streak alive amidst challenging competition in the hurdles this year.

Interview With Anna Keefer Mark Rice Feb 20, 2017

St. Michael-Albertville's Anna Keefer is on the brink of history after jumping 19'10.5" last year at a summer AAU competition. Could she be the first Minnesota high school girl ever to break 20 feet?

Interview With Cole Streich Mark Rice Feb 19, 2017

Between buzzer-beating heroics and a long, stellar running career in both of Minnesota's classes, you won't find Waseca's Cole Streich in anybody's shadow.

Interview With Reed Kurak Mark Rice Feb 18, 2017

Reed Kurak made an immediate impact upon abandoning soccer for Centennial's cross country program, and after three All State honors and several school records, hopes to finish his career with a State title.