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Salute To Seniors - Ben Olson Mark Rice Jun 15, 2018

We salute Ben Olson, a varsity runner since 7th grade who doubles as one of Minnesota's finest skiiers. But his favorite race on the track was his last, when he finally became Blaine's fastest miler ever...

Salute To Seniors - Alex Vagle Bill Peyton Jun 14, 2018

We salute Stillwater graduate Alex Vagle, who was forced to miss most of his senior season with an injury to his knee, but made a name for himself with a State qualification as a junior...

Salute To Seniors - Jenna Parent Mark Rice Jun 13, 2018

We salute Forest Lake senior Jenna Parent who "never in a million years" thought she would become a State qualifier as a vaulter, jumper, and sprinter, but did. Even when her own worst enemy was often herself.

Salute To Seniors - Henry Hughes Mark Rice Jun 10, 2018

We salute Hopkins senior Henry Hughes. He never let the disappointments of hit reaching his goals get him down, and keeping up his work towards them led to a season to remember...

Salute To Seniors - Molly Boyum Mark Rice Jun 7, 2018

We salute Molly Boyum, the senior from Jackson County Central High School. The two-time State qualifier caught onto her best event quick, and considers her transition to hurdling her best track accomplishment.

Salute To Seniors - Spencer Schultz Mark Rice Jun 7, 2018

We salute Rosemount Irish senior Spencer Schultz, the longtime trackster and one of the leaders of an excellent Rosemount squad, one which he helped head to their best True Team finish in years...

Salute to Seniors - Maret Elgren Mark Rice Jun 6, 2018

We salute Maret Elgren, a Chanhassen senior with a passion for running who decided, after several unsatisfying years, that she wanted to be better. And she made herself much better...

Salute To Seniors - Danielle Bellino Mark Rice Jun 5, 2018

We throw a salute to Lakeville North's Danielle Bellino! While having to endure more than her fair share of serious injuries and illnesses, nothing ended up stopping her from breaking the school record of a legend...

Salute To Seniors - Ben Vanderbosch Mark Rice Jun 5, 2018

We salute White Bear Lake distance star Ben Vanderbosch, the All-State performer who helped orchestrate an impressive section upset in cross country and proudly holds his school record in the freshman 3200m

Who Won Sections Week? Mark Rice Jun 4, 2018

From Emily Kompelien's amazing 1600m to Mya Lesnar's Ewen-esque achievements, Sections brought up dozens of memorable performances. Check out the top 50 results in each event from Sections week!

Who Won The Week? - Subs And Conferences Mark Rice May 28, 2018

Sections take place this week, meaning the season's almost over. It also means that performances are getting better and better, including the felling of a State record. Check out the top performances last week!