Apple Valley Sports

South Metro teams play at Lakeville’s King Park Jen and Brian Christopherson have one son who plays for an Eastview 12-and-under baseball team and one who plays in the South Metro Miracle League. They rarely get to see their boys on the same field at the same time. Monday night was an exception. Nathan Christopherson, [...]

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Northern Lights sends 30 teams to tournament The nation’s top youth volleyball players are the Twin Cities this week for the national girls Junior Olympic tournament at Minneapolis Convention Center. Not surprisingly, the tournament will have a lot of Minnesota teams, including 30 from the Burnsville-based Northern Lights club. Six Northern Lights teams will compete [...]

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Apple Valley takes 4th, finishes 17-2 There is no good time for a two-game losing streak, but the absolute worst time for one is at the end of the season. Unfortunately for Apple Valley’s girls lacrosse team, that’s when the Eagles had their losing streak. After completing an undefeated regular season and winning their state [...]

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Athletes from local high schools on Sunday won two major individual awards. Lakeville North catcher Erika Rozell received the Ms. Softball award at a banquet in Minneapolis. Rozell, who has signed with the University of Minnesota, batted .400 in 2014 with four homers and 25 runs scored. She also threw out 14 baserunners. She is [...]

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Eastview senior Kari Opatz tied for fourth at the state Class 3A girls golf tournament Wednesday at Bunker Hills in Coon Rapids. Apple Valley had three girls at state, with Rachel Harty finishing in the top 20. Opatz shot 73-76–149 in the girls tournament. New Prague’s Kenzie Neisen had a two-day total of 135 (9 [...]

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