Cathedral baseball head coach Bob Karn was named a Regional Coach of the Year by the American Coaches' Association. The Crusaders were 25-0 in 2015 and are on a 50-game winning streak heading into next season.
From the Apollo Eagles' boys soccer team capturing a state championship for the first time in school history, to the Cathedral baseball team winning its second straight state title, 2014-15 was a very memorable year in St. Cloud area prep sports.
Jack Schramel and Nate Giambruno each had big games at the plate for CHS despite not having spectacular regular season statistics. The Crusaders will play against #5 seed Marshall Friday at noon on AM 1390 The Fan.
The Cathedral baseball team will start their defense of the Class AA state title Thursday when they play the Class AA State Tournament quarterfinals against Cloquet at Dick Putz Field at 10am, pregame on AM 1390-the Fan at 9:50.
The high school softball and baseball playoffs are in full swing in the St. Cloud area. The Alexandria Cardinals advanced in the Section 8AAA playoffs with a pair of 6-1 wins over Apollo and Sauk Rapids-Rice Monday afternoon.