Jamie Kenyon spent most of her youth hockey days playing for the Madison Capitals and dreaming of playing for the Wisconsin Badgers.RELATED CONTENT
When St. Scholastica and St. Norbert meet this Saturday in Wausau, Wis., the matchup isn’t just for first place in the men’s Northern Collegiate Hockey Association. It’s also a meeting of teams that feel a sense of simpatico with the other, each having been displaced from their previous league before being reunited in a revamped NCHA.
HOCKEY: The Russian women’s national team takes on Minnesota Duluth in an exhibition at 6 p.m. today at Amsoil Arena.
COLLEGE MEN'S HOCKEY: The Bulldogs throttled the top-ranked Gophers, 6-2, in a nonconference game Sunday before 9,130 at Mariucci Arena.
UMD may be 6-5-1 this season, but the Bulldogs have shown the ability to play with any team in the country, beating then-No. 2 Notre Dame in October and now No. 1 Minnesota.
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.
Granted, this might be a bad time to consider the idea of altering the Minnesota high school boys hockey state tournament.RELATED CONTENT
Perusing the Minnesota Duluth women’s hockey roster is a little like paging through a Fodor’s travel guide.
John Mayasich doesn’t have far to look to bring back memories of playing outdoor hockey.
The New York Giants’ upset of the Green Bay Packers on Sunday has ensured some peace of mind for Minnesota Vikings fans the next couple of weeks.
Bob Nielson recently reinstalled himself as Minnesota Duluth football coach.
Early last week, Minnesota Duluth senior Eric Atkinson’s NCAA hopes came crashing to Earth, literally. Days later, the UMD volleyball team’s NCAA title hopes also hit the ground with a thud.RELATED CONTENT
For the past nine years, members of the News Tribune sports staff have been listening to one of our own reverently discuss his high school alma mater’s football team and the unending success of the program.
Though it shares her surname, the Gangelhoff Center in St. Paul is the last place Katie Gangelhoff wants to see again this year.
Though it wasn’t front-page news, the high school sports community in the Twin Ports lost a key figure last week when Duluth East softball coach Stan Karich resigned.
It’s appropriate that a track encircles Griggs Field because Minnesota Duluth football games, along with nearly every other college football game, have become track meets these days.RELATED CONTENT