COLLEGE VOLLEYBALL: The top-seeded Bulldogs (31-2)open against Arkansas Tech (25-11) at 7:30 p.m. today in the NCAA Division II region quarterfinals at Romano Gym.RELATED CONTENT
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Kyle Pallin says every snowmobile has its own sound, including Arctic Cat, so it must have been a bit unnerving to hear Tucker Hibbert behind him during the 22nd annual Amsoil Duluth National Snocross on Sunday at Spirit Mountain.RELATED CONTENT
MARYVILLE, Mo. — Curt Wiese is in his first year as Minnesota Duluth’s head football coach, but it didn’t take him long to figure out the way things work.
Northwest Missouri State did today what no team has done to Minnesota Duluth in a long time: Shut down the Bulldogs.
Northwest Missouri State has been able to do what no team has been able to do this season in taking a 10-0 lead over Minnesota Duluth today in the NCAA Division II football playoffs at Bearcat Stadium.
Then-Minnesota Duluth offensive coordinator Curt Wiese was asked about the Bulldogs’ future prospects on the charter flight back home from Florence, Ala., after UMD won its second NCAA Division II national title three years ago.RELATED CONTENT
It is more than 500 miles between Duluth and Maryville, Mo., but the Minnesota Duluth Bulldogs have already had their share of classic battles with the Northwest Missouri Bearcats.RELATED CONTENT
Every year the Amsoil Duluth National Snocross serves as the kickoff to the snowmobile racing season, and it often serves as a coming out party for those teams that did their homework over the offseason.RELATED CONTENT
Terry Mattson has some simple advice for any other aspiring dreamers out there, when the pundits and pragmatists tell you your dream will never work.RELATED CONTENT
JON NOWACKI: Al Newman, who was a member of two Minnesota Twins world championship teams, is back in baseball as coach of the Alexandria Blue Anchors of the Northwoods League.RELATED CONTENT
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JON NOWACKI: NFL commissioner Roger Goodell XXVII announced at a news conference today that the league finally has reached its goal: complete parity.RELATED CONTENT
Herb Galliart of Cloquet spends most days on the golf course. And he has 19 holes-in-one to prove it.RELATED CONTENT
Watch a NASCAR race, Proctor Speedway president Crash Carlson said, and you see a lot more empty seats than you did five to 10 years ago. A tough economy is likely to blame, and that has trickled to the grassroots level.RELATED CONTENT
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St. Scholastica baseball coach John Baggs, now facing the fight of his life against a rare form of cancer, has built the Saints program seemingly from scratch into a national power. But as good of a coach as he is, he is equally skilled at public relations.RELATED CONTENT