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Hopkins phenom Paige Bueckers picks University of Connecticut  Bring Me The News

Hopkins High School's Paige Bueckers announced Monday that she's headed to the University of Connecticut on a basketball scholarship. Bueckers is the No.



Minnesota Mr. Basketball Award To Be Announced And Presented At Tuesday Night's Timberwolves Game  Timberwolves.com

The Minnesota Timberwolves will put a spotlight on Minnesota high school basketball at Tuesday night's game versus the Clippers. The organization will ...



'Royals United': Hopkins High School students battle growing mental health crisis  KSTP

Almost two out of every 10 Minnesota students reported long-term mental health, behavioral or emotional problems in 2016. At Hopkins High, students stepping ...



Hypothermia, alcohol intoxication caused death of Minnetonka woman  ECM Publishers

The Hennepin County Medical Examiner has determined that Lisa Kay Dummer, 59, of Minnetonka, died March 7 of hypothermia with acute alcohol intoxication ...



'Great, not good': freshman Natalie DenHartog makes waves in Minnesota offense  Minnesota Daily

Gophers left fielder Natalie DenHartog has appeared in 36 of Minnesota's 37 games this season. It didn't take long for the freshman to make an impact for the ...



Hopkins High School's Paige Bueckers wins 2nd Gatorade Minn. Player of the Year; Finalist for national award  KSTP

The award, which recognizes not only outstanding athletic excellence, but also high standards of academic achievement and exemplary character demonstrated ...



Hopkins High School student allegedly stabbed to death by brother, 12, is ID'd  Star Tribune

The teenager allegedly stabbed to death by his brother in their Minnetonka home has been identified as a junior at Hopkins High School, the principal said ...



Mental Health Professionals To Join Hopkins High Resources  WCCO | CBS Minnesota

HOPKINS, Minn. (WCCO) — Students returning to Hopkins High School this fall will have an added resource. Mental health professionals will be available on ...



Hopkins High School students hoping to de-stigmatize mental health issues  KMSP-TV

Two students at Hopkins High School are working to remove the stigma that comes along with mental health issues.



Hopkins middle school begins to move on after student tragedy  Star Tribune

Hundreds of young students flooded the halls of Hopkins West Junior High School on Friday morning clutching scissors, tape and reams of colorful wrapping ...



Hopkins High's Royal Productions presents 'Damn Yankees' | Free  ECM Publishers

Hopkins High School's Royal Productions will present the 1955 Broadway musical “Damn Yankees” at the school auditorium at 7 p.m. Thursday, Friday and ...



The ground may be white but MN's New Deal is green  The Southerner

On March 6, students and adults alike gathered at the Minnesota State Capitol for the Youth Climate Justice Summit. The event is held yearly, and is organized ...



Stabbing victim identified as Hopkins High junior | Free  ECM Publishers

The 16-year-old teenager who was fatally stabbed with a kitchen knife by his 12-year-old brother has been identified as Sebastian Harris, a junior at Hopkins ...



New Program Aims to Help High School Students Manage Stress  KSTP

The Change to Chill Program works to help students manage stress and find balance, and it's happening this week at Hopkins High School ...



Founder can step back as high school trap league soars  Minneapolis Star Tribune

Jim Sable didn't plan to start a trap shooting revolution. But he did. And now, 18 years after sowing its seeds, the founder of the Minnesota High School Clay ...



Hopkins’ Zeke Nnaji Heading To Arizona  WCCO | CBS Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Zeke Nnaji is part of handful of Minnesota senior basketball players considered high-end — which means they can pick and choose ...



Hopkins basketball standout Zeke Nnaji commits to Arizona Wildcats  Bring Me The News

One of Minnesota's top high school basketball players committed to the Arizona Wildcats on Friday. Zeke Nnaji, a 6-foot-11 forward from Hopkins High School, ...



Hopkins HS students launch campaign to raise awareness about mental health  SW News Media

HOPKINS — A student group at Hopkins High School has launched a mental health awareness campaign.



Hopkins Schools Prepare to Launch Mental Health Centers  KSTP

Hopkins school administrators are working to launch an after school mental health program with a variety of resources to meet every student's needs, from grief ...



Feb. 22 Hopkins Spotlight Orchestra Concert to feature Aby Wolf  ECM Publishers

The Hopkins High School Orchestra will present the eighth-annual Orchestra Spotlight Concert 7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 22, at the high school auditorium, 2400 ...



Hopkins basketball teams sweep at Minnetonka | Excelsior/South Lake  ECM Publishers

Great play from the Hopkins boys and girls basketball teams negated Minnetonka's home-court advantage in a Lake Conference doubleheader Jan.



Hopkins High School Quiz Bowl team to compete at nationals  SW News Media

HOPKINS — The Hopkins High School Quiz Bowl team qualified for the 2018 High School National Championship Tournament.



'I believe': Minn. rallies support sexual violence victims  MPR News

A rally in Minneapolis and a sit-in at Hopkins High School aimed to show support for victims on the day a woman accusing a Supreme Court nominee of sexual ...



Hopkins regains Section 6-4A basketball throne | Wayzata  ECM Publishers

Zeke Nnaji, Hopkins High's 6-foot-11 boys basketball forward, had waited an entire year to wipe away the toughest loss of his career.



2 Twin Cities boys must be allowed to compete on high school dance teams, appeals court rules  St. Paul Pioneer Press

Two teenage boys must be allowed to try out for the girls' competitive dance teams at their Twin Cities, MN, high schools, a federal appeals court ruled ...



Al Nuness Works On Building Men At Hopkins High  CBS Minnesota / WCCO

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Al Nuness is more than just a hall monitor at Hopkins High School. He has had a successful career as a teacher, and an executive at ...



Girls basketball: No. 1 Hopkins vs. No. 2 Wayzata Thursday night  ECM Publishers

Beating Wayzata twice during the regular season was a nice bonus for the Hopkins High girls basketball team, but the game the Royals need to win is the ...



Hopkins basketball standout Zeke Nnaji receives scholarship offer from Kansas  Bring Me The News

Zeke Nnaji is pushing rated top 30 in the country in 2019.



High school boys fighting in court to join dance teams  KSTP

The two, Dmitri Moua, a Roseville Area High School junior, and Zach Greenwald, a Hopkins High School junior, want to dance year-round and compete for their ...



At sustainability event, Minnetonka, Eden Prairie and Hopkins take action and face residents' urgency  SW News Media

Representatives from Minnetonka, Eden Prairie and Hopkins gathered on Saturday, Feb. 16 to discuss a variety of environmental programs in their cities before ...



Looking back on a great year for Hopkins-Minnetonka area sports  ECM Publishers

It is hard to pick just one event as the biggest of the year in Sun Sailor area sports, but many would say that it was Minnetonka High's first-ever state.



Hopkins High Class of 1968 planning reunion | Education  ECM Publishers

A 50-year reunion is being planned for 1968 graduates of Hopkins High School. The event will be 5 p.m. Saturday, September 22, at Comfort Inn, 3000 Harbor ...



In the #MeToo era, should Minnesota schools be teaching consent?  MPR News

Advocates say they're not giving up their push for schools to teach the principles of consent — the earlier, the better.



Hopkins takes top seed in Section 6 boys basketball  ECM Publishers

As expected, No. 1-ranked state Class 4A powerhouse Hopkins is the No. 1 seed for the Section 6 Tournament.



Hopkins Junior Guard Kerwin Walton Gets Gophers Offer, Many Others  KSTP

Junior guard Kerwin Walton is a special player on the Hopkins high school basketball team. He just recently added the University of Minnesota to his list of ...



Hopkins' Dlayla Chakolis wins Division I basketball ride  ECM Publishers

Dlayla Chakolis, the 5-8 senior guard for the Hopkins High girls basketball team, comes from a family of athletes.



PHOTOS: Community leaders, students prepare pottery for upcoming Hopkins Empty Bowls  ECM Publishers

Kristen Miller is the community editor for the Sun Sailor, covering the communities of Plymouth and Hopkins. Email story ideas to kristen.miller@ecm-inc.com.



Hopkins boys prep for Lake play with 10-1 overall record  ECM Publishers

After playing 11 non-conference games and winning the last 10 of them, the Hopkins Royals are ready to open the Lake Conference portion of their season in a ...



Zachary Greenwald Is Suing the Minnesota State High School League For the Right to Dance  TeenVogue.com

Find out why Zachary Greenwald is suing the Minnesota State High School League for the right to dance on his school's team.



Boy, 12, charged as juvenile in stabbing death of brother  KARE11.com

MINNETONKA, Minn. - A 12-year-old boy has been charged as a juvenile in the stabbing death of his 16-year-old brother, according to the Hennepin County ...



Hopkins trap team athletes compete at state | Local  SW News Media

HOPKINS — Two trap team athletes from Hopkins High School participated in the Minnesota State High School League State Shoot June 22 at the Minneapolis ...



Boys basketball: No. 1 Hopkins Royals fall at Edina  ECM Publishers

Hopkins High's boys basketball team came to Edina with a 12-game winning streak and a No. 1 state ranking in Class 4A, but at the end of the night, it.



Hopkins wrestling: Paterson, Chakolis earn titles at Bengtson Invite  ECM Publishers

Clifton Paterson and R.J. Chakolis waited to hear the announcement along with everyone else at the Paul Bengtson Wrestling Invitational Saturday, Dec.



Hopkins, Wayzata lead girls basketball rankings | Excelsior/South Lake  ECM Publishers

As the Christmas holiday passed, Hopkins (10-0) and Wayzata (9-0) were ranked No. 1 and 2 in the state Class 4A basketball poll.



Twin Cities schools boost mental health programs in aftermath of student deaths  Star Tribune

Several Twin Cities schools are re-examining how they address mental health issues, hoping to provide struggling teens with more resources. Efforts in the ...



Minnesota schools battle 'epidemic' of teen vaping  Star Tribune

When Emma DePape cautions her classmates that their habit of puffing on trendy, fruit-flavored electronic cigarettes exposes them to more nicotine than a pack ...



Basketball: 'Buckets with Bueckers' - Hopkins standout, with ties to lakes area, giving back to her sport  Brainerd Dispatch

At age 16, Hopkins High School basketball phenom Paige Bueckers has already realized more success and experiences than most prep players can ever ...



Four thousand see Hopkins girls defeat Wayzata 69-66  ECM Publishers

When it comes to generating fan interest, the new Lake Conference basketball doubleheader format is paying dividends.



Basketball: Hopkins routs EP girls 70-36 | Hopkins  ECM Publishers

Even though most of the girls on the Eden Prairie High School basketball team have been playing against Hopkins guard Paige Bueckers for years, they might ...



Paige Bueckers is true to form as Hopkins girls win Lake title  ECM Publishers

There was a lot at stake for the Hopkins High girls basketball team in a game against Wayzata Feb. 22 at the Wayzata High gym.



Their high school dance teams let only girls join. So these boys are suing.  Washington Post

Zachary Greenwald's Minnesota high school dance team will be competing in a conference championship next weekend. The varsity dancers will line up on a ...



Hopkins skiers Dirnberger, Dunnewind qualify for State Nordic Meet  ECM Publishers

There should be plenty of snow for the State Boys Nordic Skiing Meet Thursday, Feb. 14, at Giant's Ridge in Biwabik.



Hopkins girls find court success in opening weekend contests  ECM Publishers

The opening weekend of the girls high school basketball season looked like business as usual for the Hopkins Royals, who beat Stillwater 82-64 and Lakeville ...



One hurdle remains for Hopkins girls basketball team  ECM Publishers

Only one hurdle remains in the Hopkins High girls basketball team's quest for an undefeated regular season, but that hurdle is a big one.



Minnesota youth call for urgent action on climate from new governor  Energy News Network

The student group held a news conference Wednesday asking for new regulations on greenhouse gases and fossil fuels.



Alumni spotlight: the dancing brothers from Hopkins High  ECM Publishers

Brothers Gene and Alan Bersten of Minnetonka grew up around dance, and now, they've turned their passions into careers.



Jalen Dearring steps up, sparks Hopkins boys past EP 78-71  ECM Publishers

Eden Prairie's defense clung to Hopkins' star forward Zeke Nnaji like vines Friday, Feb. 8, at Hopkins Lindbergh Center.



Hopkins Schools leaders look forward to summer construction projects  ECM Publishers

The Hopkins School Board was briefed on construction plans for the summer at its Jan. 23 meeting. The projects are a result of the $30 million bond that voters ...



Quality wins give Hopkins squad 5-1 basketball record  ECM Publishers

Following a 66-59 win over Minnehaha Academy Dec. 11 at Minnehaha, the Hopkins boys basketball team returned home two nights later and throttled Cooper ...



Hopkins relies on tough defense in 0-0 tie with Chaska  ECM Publishers

Three games into the 2018 season, the Hopkins High boys soccer team has earned its first point, via a 0-0 tie with Chaska Aug. 28 at Hopkins High Stadium.



Three state qualifiers lead Hopkins wrestlers | Hopkins  ECM Publishers

With three state tournament wrestlers returning, Hopkins head coach Billy Barringer likes his teams prospects for improvement this winter.



Students learn to "chill" at RFHS  River Falls Journal

River Falls High School is one of nine area high schools chosen to be part of Allina's new "Change to Chill" school partnership. The Change to Chill partnership ...



Man, 70, Speaks Out After Being Beaten By Hopkins High Teens  CBS Local

MINNETONKA, Minn. (WCCO) — A Minnetonka man says he was assaulted while trying to do the right thing. On Wednesday, he spoke out to the group of ...



Girls basketball: Paige Bueckers leads Hopkins' state championship quest  ECM Publishers

There are a few basketball teams in America that Hopkins High junior guard Paige Bueckers couldn't start for.



With Spring Arriving, High School Athletes Finally Getting Outside  CBS Minnesota / WCCO

MINNETONKA, Minn. (WCCO) — Finally, after weeks of waiting, spring has sprung in Minnesota. And high school sports can get underway. Baseball, softball ...



Hopkins boys rise to contender's status in section CC  ECM Publishers

Three cross country runners on the boys side will represent Hopkins High in the State Class AA Meet at 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 3, at St. Olaf College in ...



Basketball: Hopkins girls peel Spuds with 100 point game  ECM Publishers

Nothing is going to change in the state Class 4A girls basketball rankings after undefeated Hopkins routed the visiting Moorhead Spuds 100-39 Jan.



Former Hopkins HS star Vinnie Shahid hits buzzer-beater lifting North Dakota St. to win  KSTP

Vinnie Shahid launched a 3-pointer from the right sideline with 0.4 seconds on the clock and his buzzer beater lifted North Dakota State to a 69-66 victory over ...



'We need to change the system': Richfield High School principal works to address opportunity gap  KSTP

December 21, 2018 06:33 PM. In Minnesota, state leaders have struggled for years to address the achievement gap. Certain groups of students perform better ...



Seeing is believing on Lake courts as Paige Bueckers' legend grows  ECM Publishers

In 34 years of high school coaching Hopkins' Brian Cosgriff has never seen anyone like Paige Bueckers.



Hopkins girls track team creative with indoor practices  ECM Publishers

Like most west suburban area high school sports teams, the Hopkins High girls track and field squad is about two weeks behind.



Wayzata wrestlers shine on Senior Night | Plymouth/Medicine Lake  ECM Publishers

Senior Night was a special time for four Wayzata High wrestlers in a 66-10 Lake Conference victory over Hopkins Jan. 10.



Court decision: 2 Minn. high school boys who fought to join dance teams now able to try out  KSTP

A federal appellate court issued a preliminary injunction Wednesday in an effort to reverse a Minnesota State High School League rule that declares competitive ...



150 students walk out of Hopkins High School, citing race-related complaints  Minneapolis Star Tribune

About 150 students at Hopkins High School staged a walkout Friday afternoon to protest what they called unfair treatment of minority students at the ...



2 Generations Of Novaks Watch Over Hopkins Basketball  CBS Minnesota / WCCO

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Hopkins High School's varsity boys basketball team is playing at a high level. “You know, they're going through the stages,” said ...



Scoggins: Ex-Hopkins star in NFL hosts camp with focus on leadership  Star Tribune

Marcus Williams envisioned something more useful than a few hours on the field and a picture with a pro football player. Here's how his idea came to life at a ...



The girl bosses behind Girls United MN | Local  SW News Media

HOPKINS — The first thing leaders in Girls United MN will say about their group is that they get it done by working together.



Royals finish their perfect season | Hopkins  ECM Publishers

Paige Bueckers, the All-State junior guard for the Hopkins High girls basketball, was sick the morning of the state-championship game against Stillwater March ...



Hopkins boys CC team holds onto hope for state  ECM Publishers

While the odds are against Hopkins High's boys cross country team making it to state this year are long, head coach Mike Harris went into this week's Section ...



All five Hopkins starters make All-Lake | Excelsior/South Lake  ECM Publishers

All five starters from the Hopkins High boys basketball team have been named to the All-Lake Conference squad for 2017-18.



'Honoring the people:' Hopkins American Indian Culture Celebration to happen May 19  SW News Media

HOPKINS — The upcoming American Indian Culture Celebration on Saturday, May 19, will paint a richer picture of a people often misunderstood, event ...



Hopkins high school student tackles sex trafficking with new bill  KMSP-TV

With the Super Bowl just days away and crowds already descending on the Twin Cities, one enterprising teen brought her own gameplan to the State Capitol in ...



Hopkins Volleyball Coach Swenson on daughter winning B1G player of year, Gophers in Sweet 16  KSTP

Hopkins high school volleyball coach Vicki Swenson, with all her expertise, is simply mom when attending Gophers matches. Her daughter, Samantha ...



Hopkins girls throttle Park in soccer opener  ECM Publishers

Hopkins High girls soccer captains Lavin Douglass, Margaret Dosdall and Mary O'Neil weren't sure what to expect in the season opener against St. Louis Park ...



Hopkins Education Foundation awards fall grants | Free  ECM Publishers

The Hopkins Education Foundation recently awarded 11 grants, totaling $38000, across the school district.



The places you'll go: Lake Minnetonka graduates 2018  SW News Media

"Oh the places you'll go ..." Check out the gallery with images from Hopkins High School, Minnetonka High School, Mound Westonka High School and Wayzata ...



Sophomore guard Paige Bueckers drives high expectations for Hopkins  Minneapolis Star Tribune

Geno Auriemma has become a familiar face at Hopkins High School's Lindbergh Center, having stopped by three times in recent months, most recently on the ...



Fans watch Hopkins/Park girls hockey team hold off New Prague  ECM Publishers

The prep hockey game between Hopkins/St. Louis Park and New Prague came down to one final sequence Dec. 6.



Minnetonka High School is no stranger to the youth vaping epidemic  SW News Media

In Plymouth, a 21-year-old who gave her name as Ashlee Joy said she vapes to help wean off of smoking. She used to smoke a pack of cigarettes a day,



King & Joe add star power to Royals' True Team effort  ECM Publishers

Track team earns 3rd place at state. With senior King Allah and junior Joe Fahnbulleh setting a fast pace, the Hopkins High boys track and field team finished ...



Flashback Friday: Reagan Paid Presidential Visit to Twin Cities in 1983  KSTP

Hopkins High School senior took part in panel discussion with the president on education during Reagan's Minnesota stop ...



Caddying provides two Hopkins High seniors with full college scholarships  ECM Publishers

Twelve golf caddies, all of whom are Minnesota high school students, have received a full tuition and housing scholarship to University of Minnesota-Twin Cities.



Bowling to be the best | Hopkins  ECM Publishers

A few nights ago at Texa-Tonka Lanes in St. Louis Park, four young girls were bowling a few games on Lanes 1 and 2.



Hopkins runners are Mega strong at Milaca meet  ECM Publishers

The Milaca Mega Meet is billed as the largest high school cross country meet in the country, and who's going to argue with that assessment after seeing an army ...



Boys Basketball: East Ridge fights off Hopkins, Park falls to...  South Washington County Bulletin

East Ridge 74, Hopkins 65. It was a memorable season opener for East Ridge as the No. 1 ranked Raptors faced off with No. 2 Hopkins. After a back-and-forth ...



Hopkins teacher wins award for innovative conservation education  SW News Media

HOPKINS — For students participating in science teacher John Sammler's Envirothon team, telling the difference between a sharp-shinned hawk and a ...



Nearly 100 MN School Districts Awarded Anti-Violence Grants: List  Mendota Heights, MN Patch

MN School Districts Awarded Anti-Violence Grants - Mendota Heights, MN - Projects included improvements to exterior entry security, such as access controls, ...



Hopkins, Wayzata renew their volleyball rivalry | Excelsior/South Lake  ECM Publishers

Lake Conference volleyball gets underway this week, and one match everyone would like to see is Thursday night's match between Hopkins and Wayzata at the ...



Hopkins tennis captain Rachel Kelly shows she can compete  ECM Publishers

Earlier this season Eastview High ninth-grader Karin Young earned the state's No. 1 tennis ranking the hard way by beating defending state champion Nicole ...



Edina takes Section 6AAAA softball title over Hopkins  ECM Publishers

Hornets win with walk-off home run. Hopkins had the inside track on winning the Section 6AAAA softball title last week, but 13 was Edina's lucky number in the ...



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