Girls’ hoops preview: Players face less uncertainty this season

Willie Taylor, the long-time high school girls’ basketball coach whose career includes two state championships with Central and another last season with Stillwater, is back in the area this winter as the new head coach at Saint Paul Academy.Taylor takes…

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Girls’ hockey preview: For some teams, cooperation is key

Co-op teams are a way of life in high school girls’ hockey these days. Largely because of changing demographics, schools often have to partner up if they want to offer certain sports, especially expensive ones like hockey.“I think co-ops are…

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CDH football faces challenges ahead

The Wright Call By Dave Wright When the word got out that Cretin-Derham Hall was going to drop down a level to Class 5A for football this year, some people presumed it might add a new chapter to the school’s…

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Prep football teams take field with fewer unknowns this fall

Another prep football season kicks off this week amid rising cases of COVID-19, but there’s still reason for optimism. Though teams are set to begin play knowing guidelines could change in the blink of an eye, many believe there can…

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Board goes with Two Rivers as new name for Sibley High

The District 197 School Board ended a year-long process on June 21 by renaming Henry Sibley High School as Two Rivers. An online petition popped up shortly thereafter asking the district to try again. Henry Sibley High School in Mendota…

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