College Sports

  • Okerstrom, Wildcats Spoil 'Jackets Opener

    Superior, WI (NNCNOW.com) --- Hannah Okerstrom scored two goals and added an assist on Tuesday afternoon to lead the St. Catherine women's soccer team to a 7-0 win over UW-Superior at the Yellowjacket Soccer Complex.

  • UMD's Eyes on the Big Prize in 2015 Season

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- The University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) volleyball team enjoyed perhaps its most successful season ever in 2014, going (33-2), but the Bulldogs missed out on the team's ultimate goal --- the NCAA Division II championship.

  • Ex-Yellowjacket Linzmeier Has Jersey in HOF

    Superior, WI (NNCNOW.com) --- Former UW-Superior women's basketball standout Sally Linzmeier is one of more than 100 high school and college players to have her jersey handing this year in the Women's Basketball Hall of Fame in Knoxville, Tenn., the school announced on Monday.

  • For UMD, It's Not 'Make or Break' in Mankato

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- The No. 3 University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) football team understands the importance of Thursday night's season opener against No. 1 MSU-Mankato, but the Bulldogs say they aren't treating it like a playoff game.

  • Early in Year, Saints Will Rely on Secondary

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- The St. Scholastica football team will open the 2015 season on Saturday, and head coach Kurt Ramler says his team will be relying on five returning starters in the defensive secondary to set the tone for the new year.

  • Thunder Strike Hard, Shut Out Spartans

    Superior, WI (NNCNOW.com) -- The Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College football team opened its season with a shutout win at home against Minnesota State-Fergus Falls.

  • 'Jackets, Saints in Upper Half of UMAC XC

    (NNCNOW.com) --- Both the UW-Superior and St. Scholastica men's and women's cross country teams are in the top half of the Upper Midwest Athletic Conference (UMAC) preseason coaches' polls, which were released on Wednesday.

  • Wiese Wants UMD's Eyes on Season, Mankato

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- As far as University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) head coach Curt Wiese is concerned, the preseason is now finished for his team and the Bulldogs' focus should be squarely on the team's week one opponent --- No. 1-ranked MSU-Mankato.

  • St. Scholastica's Simpson Transfers to UMD

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- Luke Simpson has transferred from St. Scholastica to the University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) and will sit out the 2015-16 men's hockey season, it was announced on Wednesday afternoon.

  • Wayzata's Czech Commits to UMD Hockey

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- Wayzata junior defenseman Lindsay Czech has verbally committed to play Division I hockey at the University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD), she announced via Twitter on Tuesday night.