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Wayzata High senior Anna French has earned almost every award possible in high school cross country. She is a six-time all-conference runner, a four-time conference champion and a state runner-up. The one thing she hasn’t done yet is win a state championship, and she would like to add that to her list of achievements in [...]

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There’s no secret to the chemistry between Blake School doubles partners Jane Fraley and Libby Rickeman. “We’re best friends,” said Rickeman after they won the Class AA doubles title at the State Tennis Tournament Oct. 24. “That’s why we made the decision to play doubles for the tournaments,” Fraley added. The Blake duo breezed through [...]

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It might seem a bit unorthodox that a soccer player would warm up for his varsity games by kicking footballs through the uprights, but if you know Clay Elmore, you’ll know why. Elmore is a two-sport standout for the Wayzata High Trojans, as one of the top scorers for the soccer team and as the [...]

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Midway through the fourth quarter Wednesday, Oct. 15, Minnetonka High’s football team led Wayzata 10-6 in the battle for the Bay Bell. Minnetonka halfback Vance Barnes could not control a pitch out from quarterback Braden Sikes, but when the ball hit the turf it bounced right back into Barnes’ hands. Seventy-six yards later, the Skippers [...]

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Given Wayzata High’s rich history in boys soccer, it is hard to believe that no one on this year’s squad has ever played in the State Class AA Tournament. But the Trojans will have their chance this year following a 4-2 victory over St. Louis Park in the 6AA finals Oct. 14 at Wayzata High [...]

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Some records are made to be broken. Some are made to be smashed. The Wayzata High girls swimming and diving team knows the difference, and on Oct. 16 the Trojans smashed the all-time point record in the State True Team Meet at the University of Minnesota Aquatic Center. “We set the all-time record with 2,342 [...]

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Going into the Section 6AA girls soccer championship game last week, the odds were in Wayzata High’s favor. The Trojans had earned 23 state berths under the direction of head coach Tony Peszneker. Meanwhile, Wayzata’s opponent, Hopkins, had not made a trip to state in 35 years. Unfortunately, for the Trojans, the history books couldn’t [...]

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