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Kailee Sharp thrives with new-found confidence in her first season as starter

Goalkeeper Kailee Sharp's first start of her career was against Washington State on Aug. 18 in Pullman, Washington. With the band and opposing fans at her back, Sharp couldn't communicate with her teammates for much of the game, but the junior still managed to record a shutout. That's when head coach Stefanie Golan knew she had a confident player in goal.


Cross Country 9/21/2017, 1:20am

Wiebke learns to love cross country

Derek Wiebke ran track and field and cross country for much of his athletic career, favoring track and field initially. Since arriving to the University of Minnesota, he’s learned to love cross country. “At first I did cross country because I figured I was a track and field person, so I might as well,” Wiebke said. “Over the years, I’ve learned to love the sport, as its own separate thing from track and field.”


Volleyball 9/21/2017, 1:10am

Stephanie Samedy leads Minnesota into Big Ten play

Minnesota lost its leader in kills and AVCA Player of the year Sarah Wilhite to graduation in the spring. Freshman Stephanie Samedy has picked up where Wilhite left off. Samedy leads the team in kills with 173 and the Gophers remain undefeated heading into the Big Ten schedule.