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Girls soccer: Tigers triumph in return to Boeckman
Volleyball: Healthy and cohesive
Girls swim & dive: Work pays off for Tigers
Cross country: Tigers take off in Duluth
Boys soccer: Two outta three ain't bad
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June 11, 2016
Graduation day for the class of 2016
The Farmington High School class of 2016 put a cap (and gown) on its high school career with Friday night's commencement exercises. WIth speeches...
June 11, 2016 - 12:33pm
June 4, 2016
Nathan Hansen: You’re on your own, seniors
I came to a bit of an uncomfortable realization a couple of summers ago. As I went through the paperwork associated with hiring our most recent high school interns, I noticed they were born remarkably close to the day I started my job at what was then a pair of weekly newspapers....
June 4, 2016 - 5:59am
May 12, 2016
Board approves bid for Tiger Stadium work
Farmington School Board members approved bids Monday for a divisive reconstruction project at Farmington High School’s Tiger Stadium, seemingly putting to rest any thought this year’s senior class will have the chance to graduate there. Board members approved the project despite...
May 12, 2016 - 5:59am
April 21, 2016
The gift of Greek history
Farmington High School will offer a slightly skewed take on the entirety of Greek mythology with this week’s production of its spring play:...
April 21, 2016 - 10:05am
April 20, 2016
Baseball: Twins-like start for 0-6 Tigers
The Farmington baseball team is playing like Minnesota’s high school version of the Twins. The Twins recently started the season with a nine-game...
April 20, 2016 - 1:35pm
February 24, 2016
Boys basketball: Seniors shine in finale
All seven of Farmington’s seniors played a role in securing a victory in their final home game Friday night. Every senior contributed at least...
February 24, 2016 - 10:28am
February 17, 2016
Venz named to Team Minnesota for Dream Team Classic wrestling meet
Farmington senior Taylor Venz has been selected to be a part of Team Minnesota for the Dream Team Wrestling Classic meet March 12 in New Prague. Team Minnesota will take on a Team USA lineup that features ranked wrestlers from around the country. Venz, a state champion and three-time...
February 17, 2016 - 10:27am
February 10, 2016
Jette is a Mr. Hockey award finalist
Farmington defenseman Tyler Jette is among the 10 finalists for the 32nd annual Mr. Hockey award. Jette has five goals and 17 assists for the Tigers this season. Hermantown defenseman Wyatt Aamondt, Breck forward Chase Ellingson, Holy Family forward Will Garin, Benilde-St. Margaret’s...
February 10, 2016 - 9:24am
January 22, 2016
FHS play wins SpotLight recognition
For the second year in a row, the Farmington High School Theater department has some awards to show off. Farmington’s fall production of Godspell received awards in several categories as part of the Hennepin Theater Trust’s SpotLight Musical Theater program. The awards mean students...
January 22, 2016 - 4:35pm
January 13, 2016
Swimming: Tigers go down to the wire in loss to Rosemount
It took until the final laps of the final event to decide Friday’s evenly-matched South Suburban Conference dual meet between the Rosemount...
January 13, 2016 - 10:35am
January 7, 2016
High school cheer championships come to Farmington Saturday
On Saturday afternoon, more than 250 high school athletes will jump, tumble and cheer their way around the gymnasium at Boeckman Middle School....
January 7, 2016 - 9:48am
December 29, 2015
Swimming: Raiders swim by Tigers, 96-87
Austin Kueck, Ben Gunderson and Eric Heddinger each had a hand in two first-place finishes during the Farmington boys swim and dive team’s...
December 29, 2015 - 3:20pm
December 22, 2015
Gymnastics: Davenport wins all-around at North
The Farmington gymnastics team improved its score for the third straight meet, but ended up suffering its first dual loss of the season 140.425-134.4 last Tuesday at Lakeville North. The Panthers posted the top three scores in the floor exercise and produced the winner in the uneven...
December 22, 2015 - 2:30pm
December 16, 2015
Gymnastics: Trio leads Tigers at first SSC meet
Amanda Davenport, Rachel Kiminski and Lauren Slayton were at the forefront of Farmington’s victory in its first South Suburban Conference gymnastics meet of the season last Tuesday. The trio led the Tigers in all four events and placed 1-2-3 in the all-around competition at Apple...
December 16, 2015 - 1:43pm
Girls basketball: Farmington rebounds in second game
A little bit more time to work together and get to know each other worked wonders for the Farmington girls basketball team. Coming off a 30-point...
December 16, 2015 - 1:35pm