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Among the great nicknames in Edina High sports history, one of the recent additions is near the top of the list. Senior rugby player Sam “Slam” Benkowski lives up to his colorful nickname in every match. The 5-foot-9, 210-pounder literally runs over his opponents on the way to pay dirt. “Sam i...Read More
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  Edina High’s baseball team suffered a setback in Section 6AAA baseball Friday, May 22, at Braemar Park with a 3-2 loss to the Hopkins Royals. The Hornets managed only three hits against Hopkins’ senior right-hander Shawn Williams, who walked one and struck out three in seven innings. Will...Read More
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The horse racing industry is struggling in many areas of the country as interest and attendance in the sport dwindles on the national level. However, Canterbury Park is one of the few U.S. tracks showing an increase in attendance and improved quality of racing. Canterbury Park’s 2015 live racing s...Read More
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You could have heard a pin drop, as the old saying goes. Even with 400 people in the stands, it was silent inside Baseline Tennis Center May 21 as the end of the Edina-Wayzata Section 6AA title match approached. Then Edina served. Silence turned to bedlam when Edina’s second doubles team of Noah S...Read More
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Two perennial favorites in the Edina Monday Doubleheader Softball League, Total Wellness Chiropractic and the Web Gems, are playing elsewhere this year, so the path to the title is wide-open for at least six contenders. Emerging teams include InMotion Realty and Mercy Rules. Both clubs swept their d...Read More
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  Middle school track athletes from 10 are schools battled for the Lake Conference championship May 18 at Wayzata High Stadium. In the end, the meet went down to the wire with two Wayzata teams battling for the title. Wayzata Central scored 94.5 points to edge Wayzata West, which finished with ...Read More
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One of the hottest ongoing rivalries in Edina Rec Softball is the 35 & Over match-up featuring the Love Handles and Bunny’s Bar and Grill. Bunny’s won the playoff championship in 2013, and then the Love Handles topped Bunny’s in the championship game last summer. The Love Handles made it t...Read More
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Edina High senior Logan Ramlet is destined to go down in history as one of the top endurance athletes in school history. He has excelled in cross country running, Nordic skiing and track for the last four years. One nice addition to his legacy would be a trip to the State Class AA Track Meet [...]...Read More
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  After playing a close match against Duluth the previous week, the undefeated Edina High club rugby team had a chance to get every player involved during a 152-0 victory over Eden Prairie May 15. It was a mismatch from the outset as Edina raced up and down the pitch. “We rolled the bench at ...Read More
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Nicole Wothe led the Edina High girls synchronized swimming team during Central Section competition last week at Bloomington’s Olson Middle School. Wothe finished first in extended figures with a score of 68.769. Teammate Abby Stokes took sixth place. Moving into routines, Wothe took first place i...Read More
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