The Twins signed free agent first basemen C.J. Cron and Lucas Duda but a player they acquired in the Lance Lynn trade last season could end up being their top first baseman in 2019. That player is Tyler Austin.
The boys hockey playoffs get underway for the five St. Cloud metro-area teams Tuesday. Cathedral, Sartell and Sauk Rapids-Rice will all host games, while St. Cloud and River Lakes will open things on the road.
St. Ben's basketball is seeded 4th and will host 5th seeded Gustavus Tuesday night at 7 p.m. in the MIAC tournament quarterfinals at Claire Lynch Hall in St. Joseph. The Bennies are 12-4 in their last 16 games and have won 5 of their last 6.
We will include from the Central Lakes Conference: Sartell Sabres, Sauk Rapids Storm, St. Cloud Tech Tigers and Rocori Spartans. From the Granite Ridge Conference: Albany Huskies, Becker Bulldogs and the Foley Falcons. From the Park Region Conference the Royalton/Uspala Royals and from the Central M…