Tag Archives: Football

Section 5AAA Champion Annandale advances

Section 5AAA Champion Annandale advances By: Jackson Boline The Annandale Cardinals remain perfect after a 14-7 win over Esko in the Class AAA State Tournament Quarterfinals on Saturday afternoon. The Cardinals had a very similar season to Esko, playing teams they had beaten handily, but the one difference between these two teams, at least on […]

Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton defeats Albany in the Class AAA State Tournament quarterfinal

Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton defeats Albany in the Class AAA State Tournament Quarterfinal By: Jackson Boline Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton lost in the 2022 Class AAA State Championship game, tonight they took the next step to get back and finish the job after a 33-6 win over Albany in the Class AAA State Tournament Quarterfinal game.  In a run-heavy, and quick […]

Barnesville defeats Osakis in Class AA State Tournament quarterfinal

Barnesville defeats Osakis in the Class AA State Tournament quarterfinal By: Jackson Boline Barnesville keeps their Class AA state champion repeat aspirations alive with a thrilling 42-36 win over Osakis on Thursday night in the quarterfinal round of State. Right off the bat, the Silverstreaks seized early momentum after forcing a fumble on the Trojans’ […]

A season not to remember

The serious nature of Achilles injuries by Eric Kohn DPT, OCS, CSCS We all watched in shock as the quarterback tried to get up after an awkward end of a play after he was taken down by the opponents D lineman.  He got up and quickly sat back down.  He declined help from his teammates and […]

Cherry…On Top

In the fall of 2015, four players signed up to play 9-man football at Cherry High School. At the time, Jason Marsh was coaching the junior high program. He took the ninth graders who signed up so they had a chance to play.  In 2016 the program had 10 kids on junior varsity and 16 […]

Leading the Way

Park-Cottage Grove first team to wear Guardian Caps during season by Bryan Zollman Park-Cottage Grove players took the field this season in an entirely different fashion. While still wearing traditional helmets, the players also wore the Guardian Football Cap. The Guardian Football Cap is padded, soft-shell layers designed to reduce impact to the hard shell […]

Run-heavy Centennial off to good start

Cougars claw their way with strong ground game The Centennial Cougars have begun their 2023-2024 season in dominant fashion and were 2-0, beating both teams by 25 points or more before running into reigning state champion Maple Grove. The Cougars have been utilizing a smashmouth offense in which they have already put up over 975 […]

Your team has started 0-2, now what?

Following week two of the Minnesota high school football season unofficially there are 104 teams who started their seasons with two losses.  In a society that seeks instant gratification, it can be easy for a teenager who maybe did not miss an offseason workout or preseason practice to question whether everything he has done to […]