Sports

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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On the eve of the Section 6A football playoffs, West Section rivals Wayzata and Minnetonka are getting ready to play for the second week in a row. The kick-off is set for 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 24, at Minnetonka’s Einer Anderson Field. On that same turf last week, Minnetonka won the Lake Conference finale 17-6. [...]

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So far, 2014 has been a dream season for the Providence Academy football team. The Lions improved to 8-0 Oct. 15 with a 34-12 victory over Spectrum  High School on PA’s home turf. Four touchdowns in the first half put the Lions in charge and produced a 27-6 halftime lead. Quarterback Henry Van Dellen hit [...]

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