The Tech boys soccer team defeated Apollo 2-1 Tuesday night at ROCORI High School to capture the Section 8-2-A title and earn a trip to the Class AA State Tournament. This will be Tech's 2nd straight State Tournament appearance.
The Cathedral boys soccer team lost 6-0 to St. Paul Academy and Summit School Thursday night at Eden Prairie High School in the Class A State Tournament Quarterfinals. The Crusaders' season ends with a record of 17-2.
Tech and Apollo High Schools have implemented a e-hall pass system for bathroom use during the school day this school year. Apollo High School Principal Justin Skallerud and St. Cloud School Superintendent Laurie Putnam joined me on WJON. Skallerud explained the e-hall pass system has been running at the Junior Highs for a few years now.
Graduates and families of graduates can get very excited about the announcement of students' names during graduation ceremonies. Because of this Tech and Apollo High Schools have traditionally asked families and students from applause and outbursts while names are announced so all names can be heard and for the process to proceed in a timely fashion.