Zack Trygstad has always been a natural on the baseball diamond. The former Wayzata High catcher, who earned a scholarship to play at the University of North Dakota, has now completed his collegiate career, but he still enjoys playing the game. He has a chance to do that with the best amateur team in the [...]
Fans from the Lake Conference sometimes wonder what it would be like if all-star teams were comprised of athletes from the five schools. One of the few organizations that makes that happen is the Eden Prairie Soccer Club, specifically the Under-18 Fusion team, which includes players from Eden Prairie, Edina, Hopkins and Minnetonka.
In Hopkins Tuesday Night Men’s Rec Softball, there are a lot of colorful nicknames, and Juan “Ball Masher” Nightski has to be near the top of that list. The Ball Masher is a new addition to the team that has the league’s longest name – Whudjagiddumon – and the men with the W’s on the [...]
When Josh Gallop’s family moved from Plymouth to the Hopkins-Minnetonka area 10 years ago, it didn’t take long for the 9-year-old baseball player to find Big Willow Park. Josh signed up for the Little League baseball program and immediately noticed that there was some really good talent at Big Willow. He asked people who the [...]
Jake Stewart played on the baseball team at Benilde-St. Margaret’s High in his younger days. Now that he is not playing baseball anymore, he wanted to stay active in sports. When he found out Hopkins offers a Tuesday Night Men’s Rec Softball League at Central Park, he thought that would be perfect for him. There [...]