Intangibles drive softball team, seniors say Clint Riese Sports Editor The softball team’s 15-0 start has not come out of the blue. We’re talking about a program that has taken part in the last four state tournaments, placing second last spring. Buried under that success, though, is the curious fact that Forest Lake won the Suburban […]
Seven years ago, Forest Lake High School attracted 30 applicants for its head football coach opening. Officials interviewed eight and hired a defensive-minded coach with local ties coming off a state championship at a small school in a neighboring state.
Penalties stiffened following severe injuries to high-schoolers By Clint Riese Sports Editor The injury suffered by Benilde-St. Margaret’s hockey player Jack Jablonski in late December has led to an outpouring of support and a host of sweeping rules changes. The story has truly captivated the “State of Hockey.” The sophomore was paralyzed by crashing head-first […]