Photographer Jeff Veire, uncle of twins Austin and Jacob, the one-two punch that combined for big play after big play in the St. Michael-Albertville Knights’ 28-21 victory over St. Thomas Academy Saturday night, captured a host of images from the State 5A football championship. Here are just a handful of our favorites.
A “roller coaster” season that had heart-stopping victories and actually started with a loss ended, finally, with a championship for head coach Jared Essler and the St. Michael-Albertville football team. Quarterback Jacob Veire overcame a St. Thomas Academy defense by orchestrating two third quarter drives (the second ending on the first play of the fourth […]
In case you missed it, a St. Michael wrestler won a state championship and captivated the entire crowd with his post-match embrace with his father. Steve McKee and his son, Mitch, shared what was the “moment of the tournament” for many after Mitch captured the 120-pound 3A championship. But Malik Steward, Mitch’s opponent from Blaine, […]