The Minnesota State football team was supposed to begin the season on Sept. 5 with a home game against Northern State.
MANKATO — The Northwoods League will resume play in North Dakota in June. The plan is for the league’s Wisconsin teams to begin playing baseball on July 1.
In most summers, the Hart and Wojcik families would already be hosting Mankato MoonDogs players and attending games, enjoying time at Franklin Rogers Park.
The blessing of my inclination to pessimism is that all surprises are pleasant. The curse is that I’m always aware of the downside to things.
Minnesota State football coach Todd Hoffner said that in Division II, you’re always trying to justify how much money is spent on athletics so anytime you’re forced into cost-saving decisions, there’s concern that budget cuts may become permanent.
MINNEAPOLIS — The Minnesota Vikings, like the rest of the NFL during this virus-restricted offseason, have been forced to rely on virtual instruction over video conference calls between staff and players.
Since Matt Margenthaler became the men’s basketball coach at Minnesota State 20 years ago, he’s been pretty good at supplementing the roster with transfers.
The big news of the week is more like a running rumor: Players union and major league management are reportedly negotiating details for a truncated season that would open around July 1.
The Minnesota fishing opener seemed to go well, with some social distancing challenges overcome as plenty of people were on the water, trying to locate elusive walleye.
If you’re a runner, you’ve likely had plenty of time to work at your craft this spring. It’s one of the few things that can still be done with COVID-19 spreading.
Last season, the South Dakota School of Mines men’s basketball team used an eight-player rotation, but four of those players graduated and three more had decided to transfer.
While he expects it to be a little cold on the water Saturday for the annual Minnesota fishing opener, the fishing should warm you up, said Craig Soupir, area fisheries supervisor at Waterville.
I’ve written about some of the great teams and seasons in Minnesota sports history, but what about some of the great individual performances?
Seven years ago, Adam Thielen was the inexperienced rookie receiver, looking to learn from veterans as he tried to establish himself as an NFL player.
Coming out of Mankato East, Dez Bassett said it was important that he receive a scholarship to play football, so he went to Division II Concordia-St. Paul.
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