The Burnsville High School Quiz Bowl team went 7-3 at the State Championship at Eastview High School on Saturday, March 7. In preliminaries, the team went 4-1 to make the playoffs from their grouping. Wayzata B was the undefeated winner in Burnsville's grouping. Moving on to a group of six for the round robin playoff, Burnsville beat Armstrong, St. Paul Academy B and the number one team in the state, Wayzata A (80-2). In the end, Burnsville lost to Eden Prairie B and St. Paul Central.
The Burnsville High School Olympic Weightlifting team won the state championship for the second consecutive year on Saturday, March 7 at Lakeville South High School. Burnsville's junior varsity team finished in second place.
The Frank Brimsek Award is given to the top high school goaltender in the state of Minnesota in honor of Frank Brimsek, one of the first great American hockey players. This year, the award has been given to Dyllan Lubbesmeyer. He is 13-11-2 with a 2.47 GAA, .897 save percentage and four shut-outs.
Congratulations to Dyllan on an outstanding hockey career and best wishes for the future!
Congratulations to all of the Burnsville High School students who competed in the Twin Cities Regional Science and Engineering Fair at the University of Minnesota on Feb. 27-28.
Students interested in playing baseball, boys' and girls' golf, boys' tennis, and boys' and girls' lacrosse should plan on attending the booster meetings Sunday, March 8. The Athletic Director Meeting begins at 7 p.m. in the Mraz Center. Team-specific meetings will follow the main meeting.
Interested in trying out for baseball? Baseball tryouts for ninth-grade boys are March 9-13 at Burnsville High School
9th-Grade Baseball Tryouts Information:
An ASVAB test is scheduled at Burnsville High School on Thursday, March 19 at 9 a.m. If you are a senior and have not passed the Reading or Math MCA Test you need to take the ASVAB, ACT or Accuplacer in order to graduate.
If you are interested in taking the ASVAB, a sign-up sheet is located in the Attendance Office. The cut-off date to sign-up for this test is Friday, March 13.
Best wishes to former Blaze Nordic skier Vivian Hett (Northern Michigan University) and current skier Kelly Koch as they compete in the USSA Cross Country Junior National Championships. The competition is set for March 8-14 in Soda Springs, Calif. Read the following press release for additional information: