Elk River defeats Spring Lake Park 42-14 to win 5A Prep Bowl XXXV
The Elk River Elks defeat the Spring Lake Park Panthers 42-14 to win the 2016 Class 5A Prep Bowl Championship game on November 26, 2016 at US Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minn. The game was essentially over at halftime, at which point the Elks had amassed a 27-0 lead on 283 rushing yards, averaging over […]
The Rochester Lourdes Eagles defeat the St. Croix Lutheran Crusaders 42-35 to win the Class 3A Prep Bowl on November 26, 2016 at US Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minn.
It was a close game, back and forth game for 47 minutes in the Class 3A Prep Bowl. The Rochester Lourdes Eagles scored first, followed by a St. Croix Lutheran score – all of them touchdowns. The game was tied at 35 with 42 seconds left in the game with the Crusaders called a timeout. The […]
The Minneapolis North Community Polars defeat the Rushford-Peterson Trojans 30-14 in the Class 1A Prep Bowl XXXV championship game on November 26, 2016 at US Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minn.
It is the oldest school in Minneapolis; Minneapolis North High School graduated its first class in 1891. It has been a difficult road for the Minneapolis North High School the past decade. A decision to close the elementary and middle school that fed the high school left the 2010 enrollment at just 265 students, down […]
The thirty-fifth edition of the Minnesota State High School League's Prep Bowl took over the home of the Minnesota Vikings on Friday and Saturday, November 25 and 26, 2016.
Check back often as will be updating this page as we get stories and photos from the games. 2016 MSHSL Prep Bowl Click on a photo to read a recap and see photos from the games. Friday, November 25, 2016 9-Man: Grand Meadow vs. Cleveland/Immanuel Lutheran The Grand Meadow Superlarks defeat the Cleaveland/Immanuel Lutheran Clippers 41-21. Photos […]
The Totino-Grace Eagles defeat the Eden Prairie Eagles 28-20 to win the Class 6A 2016 Prep Bowl on November 25, 2016 at US Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minn.
Let the grudge match begin…In 2014, the Totino-Grace Eagles lost to the Eden Prairie Eagles by one point in the Prep Bowl. They were on a mission to not let this chance at a rematch go to waste. The Totino Grace Eagles dominated the time of possession in the first and third quarter, but it […]
The Benilde-St. Margaret’s Red Knights defeated the Winona Winhawks 31-28 to win the 2016 Class 4A Prep Bowl on November 25, 2016 at US Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minn.
The Winona Winhawks were on a mission in 2016 as they made their first Prep Bowl appearance in 29 years. Their opponent, un-ranked Benilde-St. Margaret’s, who surged late and came into the tournament un-ranked but hungry. In the end it was Benilde-St. Margaret’s ground game that gave them the edge in the second half, where […]
The Caledonia Warriors defeat the Eden Valley-Watkins Eagles 61-21 to win the Prep Bowl XXXV Class 2A title on November 25, 2016 at US Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minn.
Coming into the game undefeated, the Caledonia Warriors were looking to defend their 2015 Prep Bowl title and finish undefeated. The powerhouse from South-East Minnesota has now won titles in seven of the last ten years. They were able to accomplish that with a 61-12 victory over the Eden Valley-Watkins Eagles. The score at the […]
The Grand Meadow Superlarks defeat the Cleaveland/Immanuel Lutheran Clippers 41-21 in the 9-Man class of Prep Bowl XXXV on November 25, 2016.
Led by Christophor Bain’s 287 rushing yards and 4 touchdowns, the Grand Meadow Superlarks amassed an impressive 468 yards of total offense and dominated the time of possession 29:42 – 18:18…High School Football plays 12 minute quarters. The two teams could not have been more opposite in their approaches to the game with Grand Meadow […]
The Minnesota Gophers defeat the Northwestern Wildcats 29-12 on a freezing November 19, 2016 at TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota and sit at 8-3 on the year. Their next (and final of the regular season) test will be at Wisconsin next weekend.
The game was Senior Day, the final home game of 2016. One strange statistic that came out of the game was that Minnesota improved to 6-1 in 2016 when losing the coin toss. Mitch Leidner had a great final game at TCF Bank Stadium, completing 14 passes for 197 yards, scoring a touchdown through the […]
The Minnesota Gophers’ struggles continue as the offense is held scoreless in the second half of a 24-17 loss to the Nebraska Cornhuskers at Memorial Stadium with 90,456 attending, in Lincoln, NE on November 12, 2016.
Minnesota scored on the opening drive of the game when running back Rodney Smith trotted, untouched, into the end zone after a 14 play drive that went 75 yards, taking 7:27 minutes. Minnesota’s drive was extended twice on Nebraska penalties. The first was an illegal formation penalty on 4th and one that gave Minnesota a […]