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Youth acquire wide range of skills at hoops camp

Youth acquire wide range of skills at hoops camp

Jul. 7 | Former University of Minnesota men’s basketball standout Clyde Turner recently had his annual basketball camp for youngsters ages 9-16 at the newly constructed Arlington Hills Recreation Center on St. Clyde Turner (top left) poses with participants...

Top preps return for Grassroots Hoops

Top preps return for Grassroots Hoops

Jun. 30 |   Troy Bell Renard Suggs (l, in green)and Dion Suggs (in white) Lamar Anderson Demitri ConwellPhotos by Mitchell Palmer McDonald                           There were plenty of hoops...

2014 All-Star Classic lineup

2014 All-Star Classic lineup

May. 7 | According to DEREK REUBEN, director of the Inner City All-Star Classic, the rosters are set for the annual boys’ and girls’ basketball contests featuring the metro area’s top seniors. Reuben, who was named the state’s Mr. Basketball after...

Girls’ basketball tournament one to remember

Girls’ basketball tournament one to remember

Mar. 26 | Cayla McMorris   Mikayla Hayes                   Chase Coley Kenisha Bell                   Lyric WilliamsPhotos by Mitchell Palmer McDonald Park Center,...

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...

Quite a week for Minneapolis South

Quite a week for Minneapolis South

Jan. 31 |             It was an interesting week, to say the least, for the Minneapolis South boys’ basketball team. Despite the dismissal of one key player and the benching of two more for disciplinary reasons, the Tigers,...

Jones’ shot at the buzzer lifts Washburn over North

Jones’ shot at the buzzer lifts Washburn over North

Jan. 22 | With four seconds remaining, Minneapolis Washburn guard JEFF JONES, the state’s Mr. Football, received the inbounds pass, dribbled quickly across half court, and launched a one-handed, running three-point shot that careened successfully off the...

Johnson coming on strong — again

Johnson coming on strong — again

Jan. 8 | As usual, the favorites to contend for the St. Paul City boys’ basketball title are defending champion Johnson and rival St. Paul Central. (By press time, the teams had already met in the first of two contests.) Challenging them are Como Park and...

Had to watch Whitney Young beat Apple Valley on TV

Had to watch Whitney Young beat Apple Valley on TV

Dec. 20 |               The biggest high school boys’ basketball game of the year, and I couldn’t make it. Parent-teacher conference duties as a social studies teacher at a St. Paul public high school prevented me from...

Top players take honors, early leads

Top players take honors, early leads

Dec. 13 |               Minneapolis Washburn running back JEFF JONES, the senior who rushed for 4,668 yards and 92 touchdowns for his career, was recently named Mr. Football. Jones also helped the Millers’ boys’ basketball...