Posted On: 11/25/18 6:45 AM
One of the plusses of coaching in the Big 9 is you don’t have to spend a lot of time scheduling opponents. With 22 conference games already penciled in, there aren’t many openings to fill. On the flip side, it also means your team has few opportunities to see how it measures up to some of the better 3A and 4A programs in the state. Northfield went 21-1 in the conference last year and almost won a 3A state title, falling short against the champs from Robbinsdale Cooper. Can they get back to the big dance once again? They’ll have to get through the Big 9 first. Here’s how it looks.