Tuesday is a big night for the soccer teams at Mounds View High School. State-tournament appearances are on the line for both the boys and girls squads.
Mounds View's boys team won a pair of home playoff games last week to advance to the section final while the girls squad got there by winning once at home and once on the road.
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.
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.
The University of Minnesota women's hockey team had a successful opening weekend thanks in part to the efforts of a pair of former Roseville Raiders. The Gophers thumped Penn State 8-0 on Friday and beat Boston University 5-2 on Saturday in games played at Ridder Arena.
Lee Stecklein and Kate Flug both made it onto the score sheet on Friday against the Nittany Lions. Stecklein recorded a pair of assists and Flug added a helper of her own.