Home » Posts tagged with "JAKOBI JACKSON"

Posts tagged with "JAKOBI JACKSON"

Boys’ state tournament highlights

Boys’ state tournament highlights

Mar. 21 |           It was quite the show at the boys’ basketball state tournament last weekend. Here are a few of the highlights:   (l) Reid Travis, Kamali ChambersPhotos by Mitchell Palmer McDonald Saturday, March 15 REID...

Central shows they wanted it more

Central shows they wanted it more

Mar. 13 | Former St. Paul Central football and basketball great PAUL JACKSON correctly predicted the outcome of the Class 3A Section 4 boys’ basketball game between the No. 7-ranked Minutemen and top-ranked St. Paul Johnson at Washington Technology Magnet...

Plenty of action in semifinal playoffs

Plenty of action in semifinal playoffs

Oct. 31 | In the prep football semifinal playoffs last week, one team avenged an early season loss, top seeds from Minneapolis and St. Paul moved a step closer to a state playoff birth, two more top seeds representing each of the Twin Cities didn’t make...

Twin City Conferences look strong for 2013 state playoffs

Twin City Conferences look strong for 2013 state playoffs

Oct. 24 | Don’t look now, but there is a possibility that the Minneapolis and St. Paul City Conferences could have tremendous representation when the state high school football playoffs start in a couple of weeks. A combined four schools (two from Minneapolis...

Proud dad’s encouragement pays off

Proud dad’s encouragement pays off

Oct. 3 | After a recent 47-25 loss to St. Paul Central in a nonconference football game, Minneapolis Washburn defensive back KIRK BROWN wasn’t in the mood to talk to anyone — not even his father. “What did I tell you?” SEAN BROWN said to his son as...

Central prevails over Washburn on the gridiron

Central prevails over Washburn on the gridiron

Sep. 26 |               St. Paul Central’s football team made a serious statement last week during its 47-25 nonconference football victory over perennial Minneapolis City Conference power Washburn. Before a surprisingly...

Twin Cities face-offs open season

Twin Cities face-offs open season

Sep. 4 |   For the first time in recent memory, Minneapolis City Conference teams faced off against their St. Paul City counterparts in nonconference high school football contests to begin the season featuring the state’s top prospect, while a former...

Best prep photos of 2012

Best prep photos of 2012

Jan. 2 |   So many pictures to choose from. Here are my favorites from 2012. Keep in mind that the choices have nothing to do with individual or team accomplishments. If I like it, I chose it. Happy New Year.   Mitchell Palmer McDonald welcomes reader...

Central, Washburn keep winning championships

Central, Washburn keep winning championships

Oct. 17 |     St. Paul Central captured its fifth-straight City Conference football title, and Minneapolis Washburn won its 11th consecutive crown last Friday. But that is only part of the story. Both teams are coached by former players who went on...

Nine outstanding performances in prep football

Nine outstanding performances in prep football

Sep. 12 |   There were several outstanding performances during the second week of the prep football season. Here are nine worth mentioning. JEFF JONES (Minneapolis Washburn) — The running back rushed for 137 yards and a touchdown in a 33-6 win over conference...