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Redshirt sophomore Tey Potts carries the ball during a game against the University of Miami-Ohio on Staurday, Sept. 11, 2021, at Huntington Bank Staduim in Minneapolis, Minn.

BREAKING: Gophers running back Trey Potts expected to miss remainder of 2021 season

by Tony Liebert, Sports Reporter
Published October 11, 2021
P.J. Fleck opened his weekly press conference saying that he doesn’t expect Potts to play the rest of the year.
Sophomore Christa VanLoon fires the ball upfield in a match against Penn State on Sunday, Oct. 3, 2021, at Elizabeth Lyle Robbie Stadium in Falcon Heights, Minn.

Gophers soccer loses 3-2 against Purdue, concede three goals in the second half

by Michael Lyne , Sports Reporter
Published October 10, 2021
The sophomores got it done for the Gophers. Sophia Boman scored her fourth goal this season, while Christa VanLoon scored her first.
The Gophers huddle to celebrate defeating Oral Roberts three sets to none at the Maturi Pavilion on Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019.

Gophers volleyball drops 5-set battle to Michigan

by AJ Condon, Sports Reporter
Published October 9, 2021
Minnesota was unable to finish the job Friday night and lost the last two sets of the night.
New Gophers women’s basketball head coach Lindsay Whalen speaks to the media during a press conference on Friday, April 13.

Gophers women’s basketball to return 12 of 13 players from a season ago

by Tony Liebert
Published October 8, 2021
Along with returning 12 players from last season’s team that finished 8-13, Minnesota will add four new players to its roster this season.
 Lincoln Johnson takes a stroke on the first day of the Gopher Invitational at 
  the 2019 Windsong Farm Golf Club in Independence, Minn. on Sunday, Sept. 9. 2019

Gophers Men’s golf battles in Midwestern showdown

by Charlie Levine-Wolf , Sports Reporting Intern
Published October 8, 2021
Gophers compete in Rich Harvest Farms Intercollegiate, Head Coach Justin Smith discusses the difficulty in practicing high-pressure shots, the youth movement within the program, and much more.
Sophomore punter Mark Crawford ready to hold for Matthew Trickett’s kick, Sept. 18, 2021, at Folsom Field in Boulder, Colo. Photo courtesy of Gopher Athletics.

Gophers football’s punter Mark Crawford and special teams shine in rainy victory over Purdue

by Tony Liebert
Published October 7, 2021
Sophomore Mark Crawford had an outstanding day punting the ball in Minnesota’s win against Purdue on Saturday.
Outside hitter Stephanie Samedy spikes the ball at Maturi Pavilion on Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018. The Gophers swept South Carolina in all three sets.

Gophers volleyball force comeback to take down Northwestern

by AJ Condon, Sports Reporter
Published October 5, 2021
Minnesota found itself down two sets but were able to fight back and avoid a two-game losing streak.
Senior Patricia Ward jumps for joy after scoring her first goal this season, which would eventually be the match-winning goal against Penn State on Sunday, Oct. 3, at Elizabeth Lyle Robbie Stadium in Falcon Heights, Minn.

Gophers soccer dominates Penn State 4-1, get back in the win column

by Michael Lyne , Sports Reporter
Published October 3, 2021
Senior Patricia Ward scored her first goal this season and had one assist along the way.
Redshirt Senior Chris Autman-Bell faces the sidelines during a game against Purdue in West Lafayette, Indiana, on Saturday, Oct. 2, 2021

 Gophers football rallies in the second half against Purdue to earn a 20-13 comeback win

by Michael Lyne , Sports Reporter
Published October 2, 2021
Defensive back Tyler Nubin secured the win for the Gophers with an interception on Purdue’s last drive of the game.
Outside hitter Stephanie Samedy spikes the ball at Maturi Pavilion on Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018. The Gophers swept South Carolina in all three sets.

Minnesota volleyball falls 3-0 to Wisconsin in border battle

by AJ Condon, Sports Reporter
Published October 1, 2021
The Badgers made quick work of the Gophers and swept them in three sets in the first of two rivalry matchups.