I was going to blog about my weight loss and how proud I am of myself at how much weight I have lost since I had a heart pacemaker put in on May 2nd. That was my plan, but what happened in high school area sports this past week is hard to not blog about. LQPV softball team playing for a section championship. LQPV baseball … Continue reading WHAT A WEEK!
On the drive home from Minneota the other night after the boys basketball game with Dawson-Boyd, I was thinking about Logan Sussner of the Vikings who reached a milestone during the basketball game scoring his 1000th point in his career. Logan is only a junior, so he has another year of playing high school basketball to add to his career total. I enjoyed celebrating this milestone … Continue reading 1000
Most of you know how I love broadcasting and watching high school sports. I cover mostly LQPV, Dawson-Boyd, Canby and Minneota sports. In my closet, I have school apparel from each of those schools! I take pride in wearing all of them. Well, I had a first the other day. I put on a Montevideo Thunder Hawk cap and t-shirt to support my granddaughter Adelyn. To be honest, it was … Continue reading Family vs Rivalry
We all figured it was going to be close. The LQPV girls golf team, along with Fillmore Central, BOLD, and Park Christian all were within a few strokes of each other finishing up the final nine holes of the state golf tournament. Who was going to come out on top and win a state championship? The nerves, the anxiety, the pressure was at an all-time high. It … Continue reading STATE GOLF & STATE CHAMPS!
Last Monday I was at the Marshall Country Club covering the Camden Conference golf meet. The more I watch these teenagers golf, the more I am amazed at what they can do. I enjoy golfing myself, so I know what emotions they go through. I’m not very good, but I will have my moments of having a few good shots. I just recently started covering high school golf for the radio … Continue reading HIGH SCHOOL GOLFERS AND COACHES
Attending a state high school tournament is just the best experience ever. Doesn’t matter if it is football, volleyball, dance team, wrestling or basketball. It never gets old no matter how many times you have attended a state tournament. Being in the major arenas, like Williams Arena, Target Center, US Bank Stadium and the others watching high school kids play is just plain exciting and … Continue reading STATE TOURNAMENTS