St. Louis Park Sun Sailor Looking Ahead for Sept. 7

Sports Editor

Thursday
Benilde soccer is at Richfield for a Metro West doubleheader beginning with the girls at 5 p.m. followed by the boys at 7 p.m. at Spartan Stadium. BSM volleyball and girls swimming and diving are also at Richfield with the swimmers starting at 6 p.m. at the middle school and volleyball at the high school at 7 p.m.

Park hosts Chaska in a number of sports including girls swimming and diving at 6 p.m. Girls soccer is at 5 p.m. followed by the boys at 7 p.m. at the stadium and the volleyball teams take to the court at 7 p.m. Girls tennis hosts Kennedy at 4 p.m.

Football
Two state tournament teams from one year ago will meet at Orono High School at 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 8. Benilde will hit the road for the first time.

Kretsch Invite
Benilde-St. Margaret’s will host the annual Ron Kretsch Invitational at Bassett Creek Park starting at 10 a.m. Among the 22-team field is St. Louis Park, Blake, Breck, Holy Angels, Minneapolis Washburn, Minnehaha Academy, Orono, Simley and St. Thomas Academy.
Park cross country is at the Bengals Invite at Majestic Oaks in Blaine on Friday with a 3:45 p.m. start.

Park volleyball is at the Knights Invite at Irondale all day Saturday.

Tuesday
Benilde girls tennis travels to Jefferson for a Metro West Conference match at 4 p.m. while the BSM soccer teams host Chanhassen in a conference doubleheader. Boys start at 5 p.m. followed by the girls at 7 p.m.

Park soccer is at Bloomington Kennedy with the boys at the JFK turf at 4:45 p.m. and the girls on the natural grass at Bloomington Stadium at 7 p.m.

Wednesday
Benilde tennis is at Edina at 4 p.m.