Interview with Jim Paulsen starts at (23:59). First discussed is storylines in State Volleyball at “the X” this week. Football conversation starts at (41:32), including in-person impressions of potential Mr. Football Carson Hansen, and Paulsen’s predictions for this week’s quarterfinals in 6A and 5A!
To close the show, they also talk volleyball section playoffs and Bill’s thoughts on the 5A playoff field!
Interview with Nick Johnson starts at (40:47).
Topics discussed include Lakeville South’s big win over Shakopee and where the Cougars rank among the 6-7 teams that could win the 6A title this year (4:50)! Also discussed, the teams with the most on the line in Week 8, including a huge Section matchup between Centennial and Woodbury, Forest Lake and Lakeville North fighting for home playoff games, and a Maroon vs Gold bout between unbeaten Stillwater and Eden Prairie (12:20). They also touch on 5A football games of the week (28:58) and touch on Section Soccer storylines as we approach the State Tourney (34:39).
The interview with Walt Weaver starts at (43:28). The Panther assistant coach talks about one of the best stories in high school sports this year as longtime head coach Jackie Richter returned to the Panther bench following a serious brain surgery.
The guys also discuss Section soccer playoffs in both boys & girls (36:07) before presenting their “notes from the field.”
Interview with Jake Smothers starts at (44:07)
Moving to Class 5A starting at (27:55), Bill Hupp breaks down his favorite game from last Friday, a comeback win for Robbinsdale-Armstrong over Chanhassen, and discusses the parity in 5A football this year.
Interview with Matt Lombardi starts at (40:55)
Before a conversation with Shakopee Head Football Coach Ray Betton (23:45), Logan gives his impressions of seeing the Sabers in person after a 63-20 pummeling in Farmington (1:30). They discuss a very un-Eden Praire result to Lakeville South (4:17) last week. They also preview upcoming matchups between South and Farmington (6:37), Prior Lake and Lakeville North (12:44), and keep tabs on the Gold Division teams of note in the North Division (10:50).
Plus, “Notes from the Field” features some fun high school football fan happenings, and a discussion about early Minnesota Ms. Soccer contenders (16:40).