The 12 Sports team brings you whistle to whistle coverage of local prep sports, daily highlights and features on 12 News and Sports Jam, a weekly review of northwest suburban sports including close-up looks at local athletes, fast paced highlights of local games, up-to-date scores and standings and In-depth interviews.
Wayzata and Maple Grove had some good playoff battles on the football field several years ago. They'll meet in a key regular season game Friday.
Sept. 11, 2014
The Hopkins volleyball team broke a two-match losing streak, sweeping
Wayzata in their Lake Conference opener Tuesday night. Hopkins (4-2)
lost to Chaska and Roseville last week. Wayzata (6-3) faces another
tough challenge Thursday when they host Eden Prairie.
September 10, 2014
Longtime local baseball and hockey coach Ken Staples has died.
The 87-year old taught for many years in the Robbinsdale School District
and coached both baseball and hockey.
September 10, 2014
It’s the 2014-2015 debut of Channel 12’s Sports Jam, featuring
local prep highlights, interviews and features throughout the school
year. On the first show of the season co-hosts John Jacobson and Jay
Wilcox bring you highlights from football, soccer, volleyball, tennis
and swimming. In our Sports Jam Spotlight Jay Wilcox profiles
Park Center football standout and Northern Illinois recruit Adam Buirge.
Plus John Jacobson talks with members of the Totino-Grace football team
about the team’s 2-0 start.
Since 2004 Channel 12 has honored former high school athletes and
coaches from the area with induction into the 12 Sports Hall of Fame.
Now in its 11th season, the 2014 HOF special features profiles on the
newest inductees: 1995 Hopkins High School graduate and basketball star
James Ware, Armstrong softball pitching ace and 2001 grad Missy Beseres
plus 2004 Wayzata High School alum Dominique Barber, a football and
hockey standout for the Trojans. John Jacobson and Jay Wilcox co-host
this year’s show. The 12 Sports Hall of Fame now boasts 46 members and
their plaques are on display in the Northwest Community Television