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Dakotah Parker takes second place in Class A Diving Championships!

By: Jared Hines When Dakotah Parker stood on the podium to receive his second-place medal in the Class A Diving Championships, there was a familiar face to his left.  There stood Storm Opdahl, a sophomore from Chisago Lakes, getting his championship medal. The two have battled it out all year, competing in the same conference,

Jesse Midas advances to semifinals at STATE with two wins on Friday!

By: Jared Hines After two straight years of making it to the state tournament, Monticello senior Jesse Midas wanted to make sure that his third and final appearance was his best.  He is off to a great start!  On Friday morning, Jesse Midas was up against Mason Iverson of Thief River Falls in the first


Photos from the Section 5A Final can be found here!  By: Jared Hines When the 2016-17 Monticello Moose team made it to the State Tournament, the current senior class were freshmen with none of them appearing on the state tournament roster. The 14 & 15-year old boys watched as the Moose lost in the state

Monticello recognizes four student-athletes as ExCEL and AAA representatives!

Earlier this month, Monticello recognized two MHS juniors and two MHS seniors for the ExCEL and AAA Awards, presented annually by the MSHSL. The AAA Award–represented by Cat Terres and Jacob Keller–recognizes students who have shown excellence in academics, arts, and athletics. The ExCEL award–represented by Sam Valor and Avery Vanderlinden–recognizes juniors who have proved

Section 5A Streaming Information!

While we would love for everyone to join us in cheering on the Moose at Fogerty Arena on Thursday, we realize that it’s not always possible. Pine City radio station WCMP is streaming the game, allowing Moose fans around the country and the world to see Monticello in their attempt to return back to the

Anna LaRose named Let’s Play Hockey Senior Goalie of the Year!

By: Jared Hines After being named a semifinalist earlier this month, Anna LaRose was named the Let’s Play Hockey Senior Goalie of the Year! LaRose was honored at the Feb. 23 banquet, held with the top-5 semifinals as well as the Ms. Hockey nominations. Breck’s Olivia Mobley won the 2020 Ms. Hockey Award. Teammate Kenzie

Monticello Swim and Dive team sends TEN boys to STATE!

By: Jared Hines When the Monticello boys swimming and diving team arrived in Hutchinson on Feb. 22, many knew that the team would send a handful of swimmers to state if the boys swam and dove to their potential.  What many didn’t expect to potentially happen is to have so many Magic swimmers drop times

Anderson, Bryant and Lemke compete at MSHSL State Gymnastics Meet!

Article and Photos by Jared Hines After a decade hiatus of the MSHSL State Gymnastics Meet being hosted at Roy Wilkins Auditorium, the event returned to St. Paul in 2020.  On the floor were Shae Anderson, Morgan Lemke and Raegan Bryant, three Monticello gymnasts who advanced their way to the state meet. Bryant and Lemke

Girls Basketball ends regular season with big road victory over the Hornets!

By: Jared Hines Six minutes into the Monticello girls basketball regular season finale vs. Big Lake, the Hornets had all the momentum. The Magic trailed 13-4 and nothing was falling on their end of the court while it looked like everything was coming up green for the Hornets. The team continued to stick to their