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David La Vaque has covered all but one state hockey tournament game since 2009 and has worked as a Star Tribune high school sports reporter since 2004. His favorite tournament experiences include cheering for alma mater St. Paul Johnson in 1991 and staying for most of the Apple Valley/Duluth East marathon semifinal game in 1996. Loren Nelson has covered every state tournament since 2009 as the national media editor for Sport Ngin. He attended many, many other Tourney games as a high schooler from the far northern reaches of Minnesota making the annual pilgrimage south to the old St. Paul Civic Center in the 1980s.

Two-Man's Day 4 All-Tourney Team

03/11/2017, 10:45pm CST
By Loren Nelson

Individual glory and team success align infrequently

03/11/2017, 2:45pm CST
By David La Vaque

Eden Prairie's Casey Mittelstadt has company in the struggle to win everything

Two-Man's Day 3, All-Tourney team

03/11/2017, 12:15am CST
By Loren Nelson

Moose right where they belong, for now

03/10/2017, 11:45am CST
By Loren Nelson

The high school league's flexibility in allowing programs to opt down a class is a good thing.

Two-Man's Day 2, Class 2A All-Tourney Team

03/09/2017, 11:15pm CST
By Jim Paulsen, Star Tribune

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