For most of the sophomores on the University of Minnesota women’s hockey team, the national championship they won on Sunday was their first. They suffered through a loss in the national final a year ago in their first season as Golden Gophers.
It took 18 years, but the Roseville Area High School boys basketball team is headed back to the state tournament. The Raiders are one of eight teams in the Class AAAA field that plays its quarterfinal games at Target Center this week.
The high school boys swimming and diving season came to a close last weekend as the state meet was conducted at the University of Minnesota’s Aquatic Center. Eight members of the Roseville Area High School team were among those competing.