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MSHSL Connect: May 2023

Posted: Tuesday, May 23, 2023 - 12:48 PM

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May 2023 | Issue 31

A compilation of news from The Minnesota State High School League this month. 


Connect History Capsule

Rochester's Dave Healey was the first participant to win three consecutive League championships in Boys Tennis, a feat achieved from 1953-55.

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Dave Healey

Connect News and Features
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May 8, 2023 MSHSL Representative Assembly

Bylaw amendments to Adapted Athletics and Boys Volleyball were approved Tuesday, May 9, 2023, when the Minnesota State High School League’s Representative Assembly convened for its annual meeting at the Minneapolis Marriott Northwest. The 48-member Representative Assembly is the legislative body of the League that is responsible for creating and amending bylaws. 

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May High School Today

Check out high school happenings from across the country in the National Federation of High Schools May edition of High School Today. 

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Salute to Retiring AD's

Salute to Retiring Activities Administrators

The Minnesota State High School League and its member schools thanks the retiring Activities Directors for their tireless service, commitment and promotion of education-based activities for students.

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Arik Cannon Showcase

Showcase: Forest Lake alumnus brings home professional live wrestling event for a cause

Two Minnesota high school basketball teams recently enjoyed a reunion 50 years in the making..

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2023 McKenna Melville Showcase


Showcase: Melville excited about coaching opportunity at her alma mater

McKenna Melville, a 2017 graduate of Eagan High School, is returning to her alma mater as the head volleyball coach starting in the fall of 2023.

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Connect Staff Reflection
Amy Doherty

Assistant Director Amy Doherty shares insights and praise for the multitude of individuals that are so instrumental to the success of the League's Speech State Tournament.

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Robotics State Tournament

Robots and their student-human counterparts will take to the floor at Williams Arena on the University of Minnesota campus in Minneapolis on Saturday, May 6, for the Minnesota State High School League’s 2023 Robotics State Tournament.

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The teams from Dassel-Cokato, Rocori and Fairmont formed this year’s winning alliance at the Robotics State Tournament.

Read the Tournament Recap Here


Adapted Bowling

Two of the three 2022 team champions and six individual champions return to Bowlero in Brooklyn Park on Friday, May 12, for the 2023 Adapted Bowling State Tournament.

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Adapted Bowling participants gathered for the state tournament on Friday, May 12 at Bowlero in Brooklyn Park. Singles, doubles and team championships were awarded in three divisions: ASD, CI and PI.

Read the Tournament Recap Here

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Visual Arts State Festival

The Minnesota State High School League's Visual Arts State Festival is Saturday, May 13 at the Perpich Center for the Arts. Spotlight on the Arts recipients will be honored and have their works on display.

Read about the Visual Arts State Festival Here

Badminton State Tournament


Edina, the No. 4 seed to open the final rounds of the Badminton State Tournament, staged two upsets en route to capturing the team title with a pair or 4-3 victories over No. 1 St. Paul Johnson and No. 3 Burnsville, respectively.

Read about the State Badminton Tournament Here


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MSHSL Trivia

Test your knowledge of the Minnesota State High School League with the latest Trivia edition.

May Trivia

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