Sports

soccer

16 naming options for MN's new women's soccer team revealed

Some candidates describe Minnesota, while others give a nod to women's history.

Major League Quidditch - Minneapolis Monarchs

MN's quidditch team may win a title before its NFL, NHL and NBA teams

The Monarchs, division winners, will play in the Benepe Cup this weekend.

Suni Lee

Suni Lee, Regan Smith take home Olympic medals Sunday

Lee won bronze in the uneven bars final, while Smith won silver in the 4x100-meter medley relay.

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NDSU athlete from MN has scholarship revoked over offensive TikToks

Noah Cvetnic is a transfer from the University of Minnesota.

baseball

MDH's new COVID guidance urges weekly testing for those involved in sports

Those not involved in school sports are still advised to get tested every two weeks.

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Hill-Murray girls' hockey shut down after 3 players with COVID symptoms kept playing

The players showed 'complete disregard' for the school's COVID

Mark Coyle

Gophers AD declined chance to discuss program cuts with '60 Minutes'

Minnesota's now-former men's gymnastics coach did agree to be interviewed.

football

Jan Malcolm: COVID linked to youth sports is higher than raw numbers

Jan Malcolm and Gov. Tim Walz explained the reasoning behind the decision to shut down youth sports.

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Minnesota braces for new restrictions ahead of Walz announcement

The governor will take further action as the state's COVID crisis worsens.

Carleton College

Carleton College in Minnesota cancels all winter sports

Teams will still be allowed to practice and train, but no games.

Sid Hartman

Star Tribune legend Sid Hartman dies at age of 100

He had the most glittering sports journalism career in Minnesota history.

Goldy Gopher

U of M approves plan to eliminate three sports amid budget crunch

Men's tennis, indoor track and gymnastics will go.

basketball

MDH: Nearly 1,500 COVID-19 cases linked to sports since June

The sport linked to the most confirmed or likely outbreaks is basketball.

softball

Coronavirus: List of sports that can resume games, ones that can't

Low risk sports can resume competitive games with restrictions.

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Coronavirus: When will youth sports, church services, and gyms reopen?

The Walz Administration has announced its latest phase of reopening.

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Coronavirus: MN releases new guidance for camping, outdoor recreation

The lifting of the Stay at Home order allows for more outdoor recreation.

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Adopted Minnesotan Drew Magary joins the exodus from Deadspin

He's known for his long-suffering Vikings fandom.

Nelson Cruz

Twins club 4 homers to beat the Royals at Target Field

Nelson Cruz hit 2, Mitch Garver another, and Miguel Sano hit a monster.