The Cathedral Crusaders finished the 2017 season with a 2-7 record, including a narrow defeat at the hands of New London-Spicer in the first round of the section playoffs. The 2018 iteration of the CHS football team will feature a lot of youth and a willingness to learn.
The Rocori Spartans are under new leadership this season while pursuing a fifth straight trip to the state tournament. Former defensive coordinator James Herberg has taken over the head coaching job for 2018.
Despite losing a bevy of players to graduation, including standouts Brevyn Spann-Ford, James Kaczor and Trent Meyer, the Tigers do return a handful of players at key positions. One of those players is quarterback Nate Trewick, who will be entering his junior season.
Apollo football coach Justin Skaalerud was named Activities Director for the school back in June while remaining head football coach of the upstart Eagles. He says that it's a role he always wanted to have.
A hidden gem awaits baseball fans on the second floor of the River’s Edge Convention Center in downtown St. Cloud. The Minnesota Amateur Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum has been in the building since 1992, and is free to the public.