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David La Vaque

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David La Vaque High School Hockey Update

Minnesota Wild Hockey PONDcast

Star Tribunes David La Vaque joined during Thursday's intermission to talk section final puck

8mins

26 Mar 2021

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#49. Rink Rat Pause, Guest David La Vaque

Bardown Beauties

A pause for our local rinks, but could the NHL be close to finalizing a firmer schedule of return? Star Tribune reporter David La Vaque joins us to talk about high school sports coverage and his book, ‘Tourney Time’ in episode 49 Thanks to SotaStick - https://sotastickco.com/

54mins

23 Nov 2020

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Bardown Beauties #49. Rink Rat Pause, Guest David La Vaque

Talk North - Souhan Podcast Network

A pause for our local rinks, but could the NHL be close to finalizing a firmer schedule of return? Star Tribune reporter David La Vaque joins us to talk about high school sports coverage and his book, ‘Tourney Time’ in episode 49 Thanks to SotaStick - https://sotastickco.com/

54mins

23 Nov 2020

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10-24-20 - Sports Saturday - David La Vaque

Steve Thomson and Eric Nelson

Anoka-Hennepin schools announced they will be moving to distance learning and all activities will be suspended starting 11/2/20. David La Vaque covers prep sports for the Star Tribune and explains what that means for students, teachers and faculty and  what backlash could be coming if athletics are ultimately cancelled. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

14mins

25 Oct 2020

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David La Vaque, Loren Nelson talk upcoming book on Minnesota Boys' State Hockey Tournament

Sports 4 Dummies

On this week's episode of Sports 4 Dummies, the Southwest News Media's sports editors interview David La Vaque and Loren Nelson who preview their upcoming book, "Tourney Time."

24mins

27 Jan 2020

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Episode 14: David La Vaque and L.R. Nelson

Hockdish

Welcome to Hockdish, the casserole of hockey podcasts! In this episode we interview David Le Vaque and L.R. Nelson, co-authors of Tourney Time: Stories from the Minnesota Boys State Hockey Tournament In Tourney Time, longtime sports journalists David La Vaque and L. R. Nelson take readers year by year through the tournament, highlighting the key games, the backstories, and the players that made each one shine. Also in this episode: How Tom and David met Why they wanted to co-author Tourney Time together The writing and publishing process David's favorite season of the MSHSL HockDish is a weekly hockey podcast with Stanley Cup winner Tom Chorske, who will bring in people from around the world of hockey in this interview-format podcast! HockDish, available now from Zone Coverage. ---  Tom Chorske (@hockeylogic) is a retired American hockey player who played eleven seasons in the NHL, winning a Stanley Cup with the New Jersey Devils in 1995. He went to high school at Minneapolis Southwest High School, and was named Mr. Hockey as the states most outstanding high school hockey player in 1985. Chorske retired from hockey in 2002 and returned to the University of Minnesota to complete his undergraduate degree. He is now a father to two high school hockey players, and works as an analyst for Fox Sports North covering the Minnesota Wild and University of Minnesota Golden Gopher NCAA hockey games.  David La Vaque is a reporter for the Star Tribune and has been the newspaper’s point person for high school hockey since 2010. He has covered the state tournament in its entirety each year, writing enterprise pieces on the sport and selecting the paper’s All-Metro teams and Metro Player of the Year. L. R. Nelson is an author, freelance journalist, and photographer and the founder and president of LegacyHockey.net, Minnesota’s number one resource for high school hockey’s past, present, and future.

51mins

8 Dec 2019