The Roseville Area High School and Concordia Academy football teams head into the final week of the regular season trying to get back to .500 before moving on to the playoffs. Both squads lost last week to fall to 3-4 overall.
People still ask, 'Who is Ruth?'
For quite a while, I have ended my columns with "Hey Ruth, you hang in there!"
I don't intend to stop, but now an explanation is once again in order.
The "Ruth" in question was Ruth Goethel. She was the wife of Arno Goethel, the former executive sports editor of the St. Paul Dispatch and Pioneer Press.
Roseville Area High School junior Aryka Knoche still has two seasons of prep softball to play, but she has already decided where she wants to continue her playing career when she's done with high school.