Sports http://www.mndaily.com/rss/sports en Drake Relays mark special weekend for Minnesota track and field http://www.mndaily.com/sports/track-field/2015/04/23/drake-relays-mark-special-weekend-minnesota-track-and-field By: <a href="/users/gdonaldmndailycom" title="View User Profile">Grant Donald</a><br/><div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);"> </div> <p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/sports/track-field/2015/04/23/drake-relays-mark-special-weekend-minnesota-track-and-field" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Track & Field Thu, 23 Apr 2015 09:12:05 +0000 jthomas@mndaily.com 92746 at http://www.mndaily.com Gophers ready to compete at Big Ten championships http://www.mndaily.com/sports/mens-golf/2015/04/23/gophers-ready-compete-big-ten-championships By: <a href="/users/dchen" title="View User Profile">Danny Chen</a><br/><div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);"> Since Minnesota claimed a share of the Big Ten regular-season title last weekend, the team&rsquo;s expectations are at an all-time high.</div> <div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);"> &nbsp;</div> <p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/sports/mens-golf/2015/04/23/gophers-ready-compete-big-ten-championships" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Men's Golf Thu, 23 Apr 2015 09:09:39 +0000 jthomas@mndaily.com 92741 at http://www.mndaily.com Gophers try to defend Big Ten title http://www.mndaily.com/sports/gymnastics/2015/04/23/gophers-try-defend-big-ten-title By: <a href="/users/bbobelmndailycom" title="View User Profile">Brad Bobel</a><br/><div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);"> No one gave Minnesota a thought going into the Big Ten championships last year, but the Gophers came away with the title anyway.</div> <div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);"> &nbsp;</div> <div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);"> </div> <p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/sports/gymnastics/2015/04/23/gophers-try-defend-big-ten-title" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Gymnastics Thu, 23 Apr 2015 09:07:50 +0000 jthomas@mndaily.com 92736 at http://www.mndaily.com Groenewegen tosses no-no, Gophers split two games http://www.mndaily.com/sports/softball/2015/04/23/groenewegen-tosses-no-no-gophers-split-two-games By: <a href="/users/mgreenstein" title="View User Profile">Matt Greenstein</a><br/><div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);"> With heavy gusts coming inward, home runs weren&rsquo;t likely in the Gophers&rsquo; doubleheader against North Dakota State&nbsp;<span class="aBn" data-term="goog_248005267" style="border-bottom-width: 1px; border-bottom-style: dashed; border-bottom-color: rgb(204, 204, 204); position: relative; top: -2px; z-index: 0;" tabindex="0"><span class="aQJ" style="position: relative; top: 2px; z-index: -1;">on Wednesday</span></span>.</div> <p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/sports/softball/2015/04/23/groenewegen-tosses-no-no-gophers-split-two-games" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Softball Thu, 23 Apr 2015 09:05:49 +0000 jthomas@mndaily.com 92731 at http://www.mndaily.com Fiedler’s walk-off leads Gophers to win http://www.mndaily.com/sports/baseball/2015/04/23/fiedler%E2%80%99s-walk-leads-gophers-win By: <a href="/users/bgotzmndailycom" title="View User Profile">Ben Gotz</a><br/><div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);"> The Gophers only needed three swings to blow past South Dakota State&nbsp;<span class="aBn" data-term="goog_248005266" style="border-bottom-width: 1px; border-bottom-style: dashed; border-bottom-color: rgb(204, 204, 204); position: relative; top: -2px; z-index: 0;" tabindex="0"><span class="aQJ" style="position: relative; top: 2px; z-index: -1;">on Wednesday</span></span>.</div> <p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/sports/baseball/2015/04/23/fiedler%E2%80%99s-walk-leads-gophers-win" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baseball Thu, 23 Apr 2015 09:04:23 +0000 jthomas@mndaily.com 92726 at http://www.mndaily.com Jess settles in as a reliever for Gophers http://www.mndaily.com/sports/baseball/2015/04/22/jess-settles-reliever-gophers By: <a href="/users/bgotzmndailycom" title="View User Profile">Ben Gotz</a><br/><div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> Needing to get out of a bases-loaded jam&nbsp;<span class="aBn" data-term="goog_398760739" style="border-bottom-width: 1px; border-bottom-style: dashed; border-bottom-color: rgb(204, 204, 204); position: relative; top: -2px; z-index: 0;" tabindex="0"><span class="aQJ" style="position: relative; top: 2px; z-index: -1;">Sunday</span></span>, interim pitching coach Scott Matyas strolled to the mound and waved a few fingers toward the bullpen.</div> <p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/sports/baseball/2015/04/22/jess-settles-reliever-gophers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baseball Wed, 22 Apr 2015 07:57:43 +0000 jthomas@mndaily.com 92516 at http://www.mndaily.com Duo goes from rivals to teammates http://www.mndaily.com/sports/softball/2015/04/22/duo-goes-rivals-teammates By: <a href="/users/mgreenstein" title="View User Profile">Matt Greenstein</a><br/><div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> Once bitter rivals, Erika Rozell and Kylie Stober are now collegiate teammates.</div> <div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> &nbsp;</div> <div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> Rozell attended Lakeville North High School, while Stober attended the school&rsquo;s crosstown nemesis, Lakeville South.</div> <p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/sports/softball/2015/04/22/duo-goes-rivals-teammates" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Softball Wed, 22 Apr 2015 07:55:57 +0000 jthomas@mndaily.com 92511 at http://www.mndaily.com Gophers to have young, talented guards http://www.mndaily.com/sports/mens-basketball/2015/04/22/gophers-have-young-talented-guards By: <a href="/users/jsatzingermndailycom" title="View User Profile">Jack Satzinger</a><br/><div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> When Nate Mason played his first game at Minnesota last year, those who watched saw a freshman ready to contribute right away.</div> <div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> &nbsp;</div> <div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> </div> <p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/sports/mens-basketball/2015/04/22/gophers-have-young-talented-guards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Men's Basketball Wed, 22 Apr 2015 07:53:46 +0000 jthomas@mndaily.com 92506 at http://www.mndaily.com Freshmen duo gel on the court http://www.mndaily.com/sports/womens-tennis/2015/04/21/freshmen-duo-gel-court By: <a href="/users/dchen" title="View User Profile">Danny Chen</a><br/><div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);"> Before playing a single point at the collegiate level, two future Gophers brought their talents together at a USTA national tournament last year.</div> <div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);"> &nbsp;</div> <p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/sports/womens-tennis/2015/04/21/freshmen-duo-gel-court" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Women's Tennis Wed, 22 Apr 2015 01:35:23 +0000 jthomas@mndaily.com 92396 at http://www.mndaily.com Coaches’ role addressing injuries shifts with times http://www.mndaily.com/sports/2015/04/21/coaches%E2%80%99-role-addressing-injuries-shifts-times By: <a href="/users/skraemermndailycom" title="View User Profile">Sam Kraemer</a><br/><div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);"> </div> <p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/sports/2015/04/21/coaches%E2%80%99-role-addressing-injuries-shifts-times" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sports Sports Wed, 22 Apr 2015 01:33:06 +0000 jthomas@mndaily.com 92391 at http://www.mndaily.com