The first week of real action in MSHSL track & field has come and gone, and we have some results to report! Check out the top performances from among the meets with reported results!
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More than half of Minnesota's ranked individuals and teams will be running on one of todays' sixteen meets taking place across the state, and we have it all covered. Check out our previews for each of them!
Just a sophomore when he won his first State Championship, Eli Hylen tells us about some injuries he fought through and some tips that might help you might high jump as well as he does!
Eli Hylen of St. Francis was just a sophomore last year when he won the Class AA Championship in the high jump. Can he defend? Can he do it three times? Here are Minnesota's top 500 returning boys high jumpers!
Perennial powerhouses Edina and Hopkins will face off along with teams like Shakopee, Orono, and Rogers as Champlin Park hosts the Rebel Northwoods Invitational at Northwoods Park on Friday the 25th.
The 9th fastest performance all-time in state history by Genuine Matthew of St. Francis while breaking the meet record in the 400 at the Hamline Elite Meet.
You ready for the all-encompassing preview for the Hamline Elite Meet?? Here it is!
Saint Francis senior Genuine Matthews knows the power of setting goals, and has many ambitious ones for himself in 2017 that may include a trip into the record books.
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.
Saint Francis/ Bailey DeMar has officially signed as a track and field athlete for North Dakota State University. MN Milesplit had a chance to catch up with Bailey to learn more about her choice, goals for the future and advice to younger runners.
Maggie Ewen already might be the best weight thrower in Minnesota girls high school track and field history. But where could she be a year from now, when she will have just completed her senior season? (via )
The Minnesota State High School League Track and Field State Tournament will be hosted at Klas Field on the Hamline University campus on June 10-11, 2011. On June 10th the meet will begin with the Class AA 3200 race, followed by preliminary heats in several events. Field events will also begin at 9am. The Class A athletes will take the field at 3pm closing with the finals in the 3200 meter run at 4:50 pm (girls) and 5:05 pm (boys). This also marks the first MSHSL State Track and Field Meet with wheelchair events. Below is a quick preview into each event by class.
The Minnesota State High School League Track and Field State Tournament will be hosted at Klas Field on the Hamline University campus on June 10-11, 2011. On June 10th we will begin with the Class AA 3200 race, followed by preliminary heats in several events. Field events will also begin at 9am. The Class A athletes will take the field at 3pm closing with the finals in the 3200 meter run at 4:50 pm (girls) and 5:05 pm (boys). Below is a quick preview into each event by class.
A trio of female track and field athletes -- two sophomores and a freshman -- have made their marks in events typically dominated by older competitors. (via www.startribune.com)
St. Francis sophomore Maggie Ewen is the new state record holder in girls' discus. Ewen broke the record Tuesday with a toss of 165-9. (via www.kare11.com)
Three Minnesota teams, including winners Wayzata boys and Eden Prairie girls, earn NXN Finals tickets while Tony Smorgiewicz and Allie Woodward claim individual crowns. (via ESPN RISE | HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS RANKINGS, RESULTS, TRAINING, PERFORMANCE, COLLEGE RECRUITING | HOW TO WIN)
The Minnesota contingent competing in Sioux Falls last weekend had significant success in each race, and will send on a number of athletes to the 7th Annual NXN Nationals at Portland Meadows in Portland, OR on December 4, 2010.
NORTHFIELD, Minn. -- The start Saturday's boys' Class 2A state cross country race was wide open for the individual championship. But St Francis senior Adam Zutz was about to cap off an outstanding season. Zutz came from behind to edge Burnsville junior Cole O'Brien and win the 5,000 meter race in 15:33, two seconds ahead of O'Brien. For Adam, all of his hard work and dedication to the sport paid off on Saturday and he said it felt great. Adam is being recruited Division I for cross country but he hasn't made a final decision on a school yet. Right now, he's still enjoying the title "State Cross Country Champion." (via www.kare11.com)
A brisk day at St. Olaf College in Northfield showcased a bevy of new champions in the state cross country meet Saturday afternoon. (via www.twincities.com)
For her next trick, Shakopee's Maria Hauger hopes to qualify for the Foot Locker national cross-country championships later this month. If she does, it's off to San Diego for the race. (via www.startribune.com)
There has been some movement in the polls since last week's release. See the polls below.