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Puck hunter: Cohasset native Shepard wins NCHC honors

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Cohasset, Minn. native and University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) sophomore Hunter Shepard has been named the National Collegiate Hockey Conference (NCHC) goaltender of the week, it was announced on Monday afternoon.

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UW-Superior Ruehl wins third straight UMAC track and field award

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UW-Superior senior Svenja Ruehl has been named the Upper Midwest Athletic Conference (UMAC) women's indoor field athlete of the week, it was announced on Monday afternoon.

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St. Scholastica's Helgeson, Kling grab UMAC track and field honors

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St. Scholastica sophomores Wyatt Helgeson and Anika Kling have been named Upper Midwest Athletic Conference (UMAC) track and field athletes of the week, it was announced on Monday.

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After weekend sweep, UMD men up two spots to No. 9 in USCHO poll

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The University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) men's hockey team moved up two spots to No. 9 in this week's United States College Hockey Online (USCHO) Division I poll, which was released on Monday morning.

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Superior native Lindstrom named Horizon League player of the week

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Superior, Wis. native and UW-Green Bay senior forward Jessica Lindstrom has been named the Horizon League women's basketball player of the week, it was announced on Monday afternoon.

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Port Wing native Gustafson named to Big Ten honor roll

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Port Wing, Wis. native and Iowa junior forward Megan Gustafson has been named to the Big Ten women's basketball honor roll, it was announced on Monday afternoon.

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Shepard dominant again, No. 11 UMD men sweep Miami Video included

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Cohasset, Minn. native Hunter Shepard was impressive on Friday night with a 16-save shutout, but he did one better in the series finale on Saturday night at AMSOIL Arena against Miami University. 

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Mrazova, UMD women close out regular season with sweep of Mavericks

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Senior forward Katerina Mrazova scored two goals in the last regular season game of her collegiate career on Saturday, lifting the University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) women's hockey team past MSU-Mankato 3-2 on Saturday at the Verizon Center.  

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Balanced scoring helps Denfeld boys edge Patriots, extend winning streak to seven Video included

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Four players scored in double figures as the Duluth Denfeld boys' basketball team defeated Minneapolis Patrick Henry 72-69 on Saturday to extend its winning streak to seven games.  

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Superior's Lindstrom gets record, No. 19 Green Bay women whip Penguins

Jessica Lindstrom because the all-time double-double leader and No. 19 Green Bay outscored Youngstown State 21-0 in the third quarter on Saturday and coasted to a 67-42 win.

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Shepard, Anderson pace UMD men in 4-0 rout of Miami Video included

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Cohasset, Minn. native Hunter Shepard pitched his fourth shutout of the season and Mikey Anderson had two points to lift the No. 11 University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) men's hockey team to a 4-0 win over Miami University on Friday at AMSOIL Arena.  

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Convery, UMD women stymie Mavericks in series opener

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Jessica Convery stopped all 26 shots she saw on Friday, leading the University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) women's hockey team to a 2-0 win over MSU-Mankato at the Verizon Center. 

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Yellowjackets score early, but fall to Falcons to open WIAC playoffs Video included

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The University of Wisconsin Superior (UWS) men's hockey team scored the game's opening goal on Friday night, but the University of Wisconsin-River Falls ran away with a 7-1 win at Wessman Arena to begin the WIAC playoffs. 

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UMD's Kuhlman, Duluth native Peterson named Senior CLASS Award finalists Video included

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University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) captain Karson Kuhlman and Duluth, Minn. native Judd Peterson have been selected as finalists for the 2017-18 Senior CLASS Award, it was announced on Friday evening. 

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Happ's double double leads Wisconsin men past No. 6 Purdue

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Ethan Happ had 21 points and 12 rebounds, and Wisconsin secured its biggest win of a challenging season, beating No. 6 Purdue 57-53 on Thursday night.

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Minnesota C Lynch drops appeal, maintains innocence over sexual assault allegations

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 An attorney for Minnesota basketball standout Reggie Lynch says the senior center is dropping his appeal of sexual assault allegations but still maintains his innocence.

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St. Scholastica baseball a unanimous favorite in UMAC preseason poll

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The St. Scholastica baseball team is a unanimous favorite in the Upper Midwest Athletic Conference (UMAC) preseason coaches' poll, which was released on Thursday afternoon.

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UMD recruits Hughes, Linser named finalists for Minnesota's Ms. Hockey

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Centennial senior forwards and University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) women's hockey recruits Gabbie Hughes and Anneke Linser have been named finalists for the 2018 Minnesota Ms. Hockey award, it was announced on Thursday.

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Back from break, UMD's Sandelin searching for increased intensity Video included

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There were no ifs, ands, or buts about it --- University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) men's hockey head coach Scott Sandelin wasn't pleased on Wednesday afternoon when talking about his team's recent play.

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Silent but deadly, Barnum's Newman cementing himself as an all-time Saints great Video included

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On the court, actions speak louder than words. Case in point: Barnum, Minn. native and St. Scholastica junior guard Brandon Newman.  

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With home ice on the line, UMD women in need of energy at Mankato Video included

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With just two games left in the 2017-18 regular season, something's clear about this year's University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) women's hockey team --- they're at their best when they're playing with energy.

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Former St. Scholastica, UMD hockey coach Workman dies at age 47

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Former St. Scholastica men's hockey player and head coach Mark Workman has died at the age of 47, the school confirmed via Twitter on Wednesday afternoon.

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St. Scholastica softball expected to win 10th straight UMAC title, says preseason poll

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The St. Scholastica softball team has been picked as the preseason favorite in the Upper Midwest Athletic Conference (UMAC) preseason coaches' poll, which was released on Wednesday afternoon.

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Anderson, Thomeczek lead St. Scholastica women to win over UW-Superior

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Rachel Anderson scored two goals and Lexi Thomeczek made 45 saves on Tuesday night, leading the St. Scholastica women's hockey team to a 5-1 win over Twin Ports rival UW-Superior.

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Duluth native Beaulieu named WCHA defensive player of the week

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Duluth, Minn. native and Northern Michigan sophomore defenseman Phil Beaulieu has been named the Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) men's defensive player of the week, it was announced on Monday.

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UW-Superior's Praska, Ruehl sweep UMAC track and field awards

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UW-Superior senior Svenja Ruehl and junior Kelli Praska swept this week's Upper Midwest Athletic Conference (UMAC) women's indoor track and field awards, which were announced on Monday afternoon.

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St. Scholastica's Boedigheimer wins second UMAC award in two weeks

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Cloquet, Minn. native and St. Scholastica freshman Isaac Boedigheimer has been named the Upper Midwest Athletic Conference (UMAC) men's indoor track athlete of the week, it was announced on Monday afternoon.

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Port Wing native Gustafson named to Naismith Top 30 list Video included

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Port Wing, Wis. native and Iowa women's basketball junior forward Megan Gustafson has been named to the 2018 Naismith Trophy top 30 list, it was announced on Monday afternoon.

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After idle weekend, UMD men drop to No. 11 in USCHO poll

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The University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) men's hockey team dropped one spot to No. 11 in this week's United States College Hockey Online (USCHO) Division I poll, which was released on Monday morning.

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Even scoring leads Saints to 4-1 victory in regular season finale Video included

Four different College of St. Scholastica (CSS) men's hockey players notched goals in the Saints' 4-1 defeat of Lawrence University in their final game of the regular season on Saturday at Mars Lakeview Arena.

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Bulldogs avoid season sweep to No. 2 Badgers, shootout ends in 3-3 tie Video included

The University of Minnesota Duluth Women's hockey team and the No. 2 University of Wisconsin hockey team tied 3-3 in overtime on Saturday afternoon at AMSOIL Arena.  

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Patrick propels Yellowjackets into OT, but results in 1-1 tie with Pointers Video included

The University of Wisconsin-Superior (UWS) women's hockey team's senior Saige Patrick scored a clutch powerplay goal in the third period to tie the game, but a scoreless overtime would end the battle with University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point in a 1-1 tie on Friday night at Wessman Arena.

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No. 2 Badgers best the Bulldogs, earn shutout victory in game one of two-game series Video included

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The No. 2 University of Wisconsin Badgers bested the University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) Women's hockey team on Friday night in game one of a two-game series at AMSOIL Arena.

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Saints' men's, women's hockey teams "Stick it to Cancer" Video included

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The College of St. Scholastica Men's and Women's hockey teams united to take part in an event called "Stick It to Cancer" which would benefit one of their player's families. 

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For Forsman family, St. Scholastica holds 'Stick It To Cancer' event Video included

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The most important thing about the St. Scholastica men's and women's hockey games on Friday won't be what happens on the ice, but rather how much money is put in the pot.

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On senior weekend, UMD seniors not ready to say goodbye Video included

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The University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) women's hockey team will honor its seven seniors after the series finale this weekend against Wisconsin, but those seniors aren't ready to say goodbye to AMSOIL Arena just yet.

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From Vegas to Duluth, Thomas follows family to UMD football team Video included

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As you scroll the list of 2018 recruits coming to the University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) football team, you'll see that most are from either Minnesota or Wisconsin. Makes sense, right? 

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Norlin, UW-Superior women clinch third straight UMAC regular season title

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Hannah Norlin scored 21 points on Tuesday night, leading the UW-Superior women's basketball team to a 59-43 win over Northwestern at Mertz Mortorelli Gymnasium.

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Barnum's Newman scores 27, St. Scholastica men win ninth straight game

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Barnum, Minn. native Brandon Newman scored 27 points on Wednesday night, leading the St. Scholastica men's basketball team to an 84-71 win over Finlandia.

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NATIONAL SIGNING DAY: Northland football players put pen to paper

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Football players all across the country were making their college commitments official on Wednesday, and that included several Northland natives getting in on the fun of national signing day.

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Cloquet's Pokornowski, Esko's Matteen highlight UMD's 2018 recruiting class

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Neither Tim Pokornowski or Branden Matteen will play the same primary position in college as they did in high school, but both will be continuing their careers exactly where they wanted to --- the University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD). 

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After wild WCHA weekend, UMD welcomes No. 2 Wisconsin to town Video included

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The Wisconsin women's hockey team is pretty well locked in as the top team this season in the Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA), but that doesn't mean they're unbeatable.

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After becoming a star in Sochi, St. Scholastica's Salmela set for another Olympics Video included

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Chad Salmela needed only one race to become the broadcast darling of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics, so it's no surprise that he'll be back in the NBC booth this month for the Pyeongchang Games.

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Hayward's Stark leads UMD women, 'Dogs drop pivotal NSIC game to SCSU

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Hayward, Wis. native Katie Stark scored a team-high 13 points on Tuesday night, but she and the University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) women's basketball team lost 71-65 to St. Cloud State.

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Superior's Myer scores 25, UMD men stretch losing streak to six games

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Superior, Wis. native Brandon Myer scored a game-high 25 points on Tuesday night, but he and the University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) men's basketball team fell 76-63 to St. Cloud State.

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St. Scholastica, Wade Stadium to host 2018 NCAA regional baseball tournament

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The St. Scholastica baseball team has played in 13 consecutive NCAA Division III regional tournaments, but the program will get the chance in May to do something it never has before. That's host the tournament.

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Eveleth's Brascugli, Cloquet's Boedigheimer lead St. Scholastica's UMAC honorees

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Three St. Scholastica athletes, including two Northland natives, have received Upper Midwest Athletic Conference (UMAC) weekly honors in their respective sports, it was announced on Monday.

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After being swept, UMD men fall one spot to No. 10 in USCHO poll

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The University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) men's hockey team moved down one spot to No. 10 in this week's United States College Hockey Online (USCHO) Division I poll, which was released on Monday morning.

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