Recent Articles

Outstanding play in 2012 Inner City All-Star Classic




The 19th Annual Inner City All Star Classic had its highlights on Father’s Day at Washington Technology Magnet in St. Paul. The game featured some ofthe metro area’s top graduating seniors of color, who were invited to participate based on their outstanding play during the basketball season last winter.  

In the girls’ game KIONDA NICKS (St. Paul Highland Park) earned MVP honors,scoring 13 points in leading Team Truth to a 54-47 win over Team Faith, who got 12 from three-point shooting champ OLIVIA ANTILLA (Osseo). Continue Reading →

Filed under: , , , , , , ,

Highland Park wins Twin City basketball championship



KIONDA NICKS scored 24 points, PARIS CRENSHAW added 14 and ASHALEE MORALES chipped in 13 to lead St. Paul Highland Park to a 67-63 victory over Minneapolis Roosevelt in the annual girls’ Twin City basketball championship. Roosevelt got 24 points from do-it-all junior guard TYANEKA CAGE. She was supported by

teammates BRENDA BROWN and BREEVANA BRITTAIN, who chipped in 12 apiece. Highland Park led 32-23 at halftime before the Teddies stormed back in the final minutes to tie the game. Nicks and BRIARA VIRNIG’s clutch freethrows sealed the victory for the Scots. Continue Reading →

Filed under: , , , , , , ,