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Wrestling season kicks off at BHS.

November 26, 2017 4:51pm | Katelyn Longberry

The wrestling season officially kicked off at Burnsville High School with their official first practice meet that happened Nov. 20. There is a new rule in place this year that showering following each practice is mandatory, and toiletries were donated for each wrestler by our Finish […]

Girls basketball: Team kicking off season with new leadership, high hopes.

November 23, 2017 2:49am | Sara Negasi

The Burnsville girls basketball team have just kicked off their season, with their first home game being Dec. 1 against Edina. All home games are free to BHS students when they show their school ID. The team is starting off the season under new leadership, […]

Burnsville boys hockey team hopes to take many dubs this season.

November 20, 2017 7:34pm | Samira Hussein

The Burnsville boys varsity hockey team season is underway, with the first game of the season coming up on Nov. 28 against Hill-Murray. “It’s a really fun sport that I’ve been involved in since I was a kid.” said Sam Keefe, a hockey player and […]

Girls Hockey: Taking dubs on and off the ice.

November 19, 2017 1:07am | Sofia Versalles-Duffert

On Tuesday, the BHS girls varsity hockey team won 2-0 against Champlin Park High School. Junior varsity won 3-0 against the same school. “Every game is so fun. All of my favorite moments are just playing.” said Riley Pester, a junior at BHS and a […]

A Transition Period for BHS Sports

November 9, 2017 1:39pm | Chloe Penkert

November has just begun, signaling the end for fall sports and the beginning of the winter season. Currently, many sports are wrapping up while students begin to prepare for their winter activities. While the time for outdoor games is coming to a close, many students […]

Hunting with Nino Niederreiter

November 8, 2017 7:52pm | Samantha Lee

October 31st, 2017, the Minnesota Wild faced off against the Winnipeg Jets and lost 2-1. The first period the Jets made their first goal with another during the third while the Wild started their comeback. Before the game fans were given Blaze Orange hats presented […]


October 14, 2017 9:41pm | Kya Leen

Cheerleading is around us a lot. The cheerleaders are at every game cheering on the team, and working hard pumping up the student section. The cheerleaders do much more than just cheer — these cheerleaders work harder than you might think. They do conditioning, just […]

Girls Swim & Dive: What Happens At A Meet?

October 14, 2017 9:21pm | Cheyney McKinney

The Burnsville girls’ swimming and diving team competed last Friday against the Moorhead Spuds. The meets started with some school cheers such as the “Fire Up Blaze” and the Burnsville Song. This is only one aspect of many for the preparation of the swimmers where […]

VB Heats Up

October 1, 2017 7:17pm | Samira Hussein

The Burnsville Blaze Girl’s Volleyball team were pumped to play against EastView this Thursday. The 9B team beat Eastview in 3 with a nail biter of a finish. Way to go Blaze! The results; 26-28, 20-25, 25-23, 19-25. The girls also played with a new […]

Burnsville Blaze Playing for Charity Against Cancer

September 24, 2017 7:48am | Samantha Lee

The Burnsville Blaze football team was excited to play their second Touchdown Against Cancer game this past Friday, September 22nd. The new coach of the team, Vince Varpness, is a cancer survivor himself and has invited his fellow survivors and combatants to unite and join […]