The Irondale High School girls cross country team finished in the middle of the pack in its first year in the Northwest Suburban Conference last fall. The Knights are back for season No. 2 in the NWSC and aiming for bigger and better things.
The 2015 high school football schedule was already so different, what with the season starting two weeks earlier than normal because of stadium availability for the Prep Bowl. Then weather threw in another twist for week-one games on Saturday.
District scheduling showed up just in time for the Irondale High School football team. After going 0-9 in their first year in the Northwest Suburban Conference, the Knights move to the Suburban District and a more balanced schedule this fall.
If it seems as though the football season starts earlier and earlier every year, this year you would be right. Because of stadium availability issues for the Prep Bowl, the 2015 high school football season starts two weeks earlier than normal.
There might be a bit of déjà vu for the Mounds View High School boys tennis team when it takes the court on Tuesday. The similarities between this year's Section 5AA final and the one in 2014 are many, and the Mustangs hope to add one more.