Eagan Sports

Class 6A playoffs begin Friday night On Friday, 32 high school football teams begin the tournament that determines Minnesota’s large-school champion. Eden Prairie has won the Class 6A championship two years in a row since the state playoffs expanded to seven classes in 2012. The Eagles also won the Class 5A title in 2011 and [...]

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Tori Dixon starred in volleyball at Burnsville High School and the University of Minnesota, and recently helped USA Volleyball make history. Dixon, a 2010 BHS graduate, was part of the first USA Volleyball women’s team to win a major international championship. The U.S. went 11-2 at the FIVB World Championships that concluded Oct. 12 in [...]

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Soccer quarterfinals begin Tuesday South Suburban Conference teams are the top two seeds in the state Class AA girls soccer tournament that begins Tuesday. SSC champion Eagan, undefeated (18-0-1) and the No. 1-ranked team in the state Class AA ranking, received the top seed in the state tournament in a coaches vote Saturday. The Wildcats [...]

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South Suburban Conference champion Rosemount earned a No. 1 seed in the Class 6A football playoffs that begin next week. The Irish, who closed an 8-0 regular season by defeating Shakopee 50-8 on Wednesday night, are the top seed in Section 3. They will play host to eighth-seeded Farmington (0-8) at 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. [...]

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Wildcats edge Burnsville in section final No player on Eagan’s girls soccer team has been in a state high school tournament game, but the Wildcats aren’t about to use lack of experience as an excuse for not meeting their lofty expectations. “We have a lot of girls who have been on the high school team [...]

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Rosemount dethroned as boys champion Lakeville South and Eagan swapped the lead back and forth before South pushed to the front to repeat at South Suburban Conference girls cross country champion. In what was a two-team race for the championship, both schools placed five runners on the all-conference team at Friday’s meet at Eagan High [...]

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