Pierz defeats fumble-prone St. Croix Lutheran 34-21 for 3A Prep Bowl title
By DAVID LA VAQUE, Star Tribune, 11/25/17, 3:30PM CST
The Pioneers, who finished the season undefeated, used a physical approach to slow the Crusaders' offense and got more than 300 rushing yards combined from Jalen Jansen and Reese Kapsner.
Pierz players celebrated with their Class 3A trophy after defeating St. Croix Lutheran on Saturday at U.S. Bank Stadium. (click on photo to see more) Photo: Shari L. Gross * email@example.com
By Jim Paulsen, Star Tribune12/10/2019, 2:45pm CST
Nelson was head coach at Blaine and later Minnetonka, leading each program for 18 seasons and making a combined six championship game appearances. Now, he says, it’s time to spend more time with his wife.
By JOEL RIPPEL, Star Tribune12/02/2019, 3:30pm CST
Also recognized: Dain Dainja (Park Center basketball), Ali Granovsky (Roseville hockey), Jade Hill (Minneapolis South basketball), Jenna Johnson (Wayzata basketball), Charlie Strobel (Hill-Murray hockey), and Christian Vasser (Wayzata football).