Last weekend I had the privilege of catching the Coon Rapids Homecoming football game and while the end result was abysmal for Coon Rapids fans (41-14 loss to Blaine), the mood inside the stadium was 180 degrees different.
As I write this, the Minnesota Twins finished off the Evil Empire (New York Yankees) to take two of three games in the final series before the All-Star break.
Sports Editor Jason Olson and the ABC Newspapers sports section won a pair of national Local Media Association editorial contest awards for the year 2012.
Minnesota United FC has been in a furious rush to get everything organized for another season, which begins April 6 with the Dome Opener against none other than the reigning NASL Soccer Bowl champion San Antonio Scorpions at the Metrodome.
Sports Illustrated’s Audibles by Chris Burke continued a tradition started by Dr. Z of ranking the NFL (television) announcing teams Feb. 8.