Modest success toward the end of her sophomore season gave Chelsea Johnson reason to believe she could be one of the top cross country runners at the NCAA Division III level.RELATED CONTENT
MINNEAPOLIS — The Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome has been the site of several unforgettable sports moments over its 30-plus years of existence.
Adam Wilcox starred Friday night with a career-high 36 saves as the top-ranked Minnesota Gophers beat UMD 6-1 in the opening game of their nonconference men's hockey series before 9,918 spectators at Mariucci Arena.RELATED CONTENT
There was no panic on the Minnesota bench when UMD took an early lead Friday at Mariucci Arena. Instead, the Gophers did what they are known to do — score in bunches — in a 6-1 victory over the Bulldogs.
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Despite battling a head cold all week, Grand Rapids senior Solveig Viren still swam to a pair of second-place finishes at the Minnesota girls Class A state swim meet Wednesday.
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COLLEGE HOCKEY: Minnesota Duluth’s Tea Villila doesn’t know if she will be on Finland’s Olympic women’s hockey team in Sochi, Russia, next February, but the junior defenseman didn’t do herself a disservice by her recent performance at the Four Nations Cup.RELATED CONTENT
Here’s a heads-up, Duluth: There’s an honest-to-goodness sports dynasty right in your own backyard.
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When Diane Tessier and Chris Waltman died in an automobile accident in June 1973, it cut short the lives of two vibrant19-year-olds. But their memories have lived on the past 35 years thanks to a softball tournament in their names.
As with other minor-league teams based in the Twin Ports, the Duluth Huskies have found drawing big crowds a tough sell during their five years in the Northwoods League.
Barry Bonds’ pursuit of Hank Aaron’s career home run record easily qualifies as one of the top 10 media-hyped sports records of all time. But when Bonds hit No. 756 to pass Aaron and eventually finishes his career with x-number of homers, it won’t rank among the top 10 unbreakable sports records of all time
In recent weeks, I’ve helped out my youngest son’sT-ball coach on game days.
There were 7,283 runners at the starting line of Grandma’s Marathon on Saturday, and probably just as many reasons for running the race.
When John Rudolph talks about the Duluth East baseball team being like family, it’s not just a tired sports cliché. He means it.
Three public high schools. One slated for closure. A city divided on a resolution.
Darin Miller had problems with one aspect of being home-schooled.