It was a magical season for Holy Angels’ football team a year ago. The Stars won five straight games to reach the Prep Bowl State Class 4A football finals. Holy Angels lost 42-7 to Hutchinson in the state championship game. But that defeat didn’t tarnish a great season for the Stars. Holy Angels brought home [...]
A new era of Richfield High School football begins this week as the Spartans kick off the 2014 season. Richfield will host Park Center in a “Zero Week” game at 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 22, at Spartan Stadium. That will be Jon Wessel’s first game as Richfield’s head coach. He replaces Todd Olson, who stepped [...]
President John F. Kennedy was touting the value of fitness at an early age when I was growing up, and I was pleased to win two Presidential Fitness medals by the time I turned 10. Little did I know I was getting a late start on fitness. And little did I know that 200 sit-ups [...]
This weekend marks the official end of the summer baseball season for area teams on all levels. Bloomington will host the final rounds of the State Class A Amateur Baseball Tournament Aug. 15-17 at Haddox Field.
Members of the Richfield community are invited to participate in the Spartan Spirit Run at 9 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 16, at Augsburg Park. This free run will be conducted on a 2-mile course through the park and will end at the Richfield High School track. Registration is free and open to runners of all ages. [...]