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Sophomore Jenna Wenaas spikes the ball in a match against Texas at Maturi Pavillion in Minneapolis, Minn. on Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2021

Gopher volleyball swept by No. 14 Penn State

by AJ Condon, Sports Reporter
Published October 22, 2021
Minnesota continues to face issues against top-ranked opponents.
Sophomore Jenna Wenaas spikes the ball in a match against Texas at Maturi Pavillion in Minneapolis, Minn. on Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2021

Gophers volleyball heating up ahead of back-to-back top-15 matches

by AJ Condon
Published October 22, 2021
Minnesota has won four of its last five to improve to 6-2 in conference play.
 Freshman Lauren Donovan fights for possession of the ball in a match against Rutgers on Thursday, Sept. 30, 2021, at Elizabeth Lyle Robbie Stadium in Falcon Heights, Minn.

Gophers soccer shutout 1-0 against Iowa

by Michael Lyne , Sports Reporter
Published October 21, 2021
The Gophers’ loss marks the first time they have been shutout in Big Ten play this season
Linebacker Jack Gibbens levels a hit on a Bowling Green University player during the 2021 Homecoming Game on Saturday, Sept. 25, 2021 at Huntington Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minn.

Senior linebacker Jack Gibbens leading defense in first season with Gophers football

by Tony Liebert
Published October 20, 2021
Abilene Christian graduate transfer Jack Gibbens continues to shine in his first season donning the maroon & gold.
Redshirts sophomore Trey Potts scores a touchdown against the University of Miami-Ohio on Staurday, Sept. 11, 2021, at Huntington Bank Staduim in Minneapolis, Minn.

Gophers’ football set to replace running back Trey Potts by committee

by Tony Liebert
Published October 18, 2021
With starting running back Trey Potts likely out for the season, the Gophers will need more than one player to fill his void.
Graduate student Makenzie Langdok celebrates her second goal of the season with her teammates in a match against Illinois on Thursday, Oct. 14, 2021, at Elizabeth Lyle Robbie Stadium in Falcon Heights, Minn.

Gophers soccer holds off Northwestern en route to a 1-0 shutout victory

by Michael Lyne , Sports Reporter
Published October 17, 2021
Graduate student Makenzie Langdok scored the match’s lone goal, marking her third goal this season and second in back-to-back contests.
Sophomore Jenna Wenaas spikes the ball in a match against Texas at Maturi Pavillion in Minneapolis, Minn. on Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2021

Feature: Jenna Wenaas off to a hot sophomore start

by AJ Condon
Published October 16, 2021
The Texas-born player continues to impress in her second season for the No. 12 Maroon & Gold.
Wide receiver Chris Autman-Bell raises his arms in celebration of a touchdown at Huntington Bank Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019. The Gophers defeated Penn State 31-26 to bring their record to 9-0, a first since 1904.

Gophers overcome second-half struggles and take down Nebraska 30-23

by Tony Liebert, Sports Reporter
Published October 16, 2021
After controlling the first half, a big performance from the Minnesota defensive line proved to be crucial in Saturday’s contest.
Senior McKenna Buisman celebrates her first career brace with teammates Sophia Boman and Lauren Donovan in a match against Illinois on Thursday, Oct. 14, 2021, at Elizabeth Lyle Robbie Stadium in Falcon Heights, Minn.

Gophers soccer dominates Illinois en route to a commanding 5-0 shutout win

by Michael Lyne , Sports Reporter
Published October 15, 2021
Senior McKenna Buisman earned her first career brace as she now has four goals in her last four matches, starting as a forward.
Outside hitter Stephanie Samedy spikes the ball at Maturi Pavilion on Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018. The Gophers swept South Carolina in all three sets.

Gopher volleyball sweeps Northwestern in return to the Pav

by AJ Condon, Sports Reporter
Published October 13, 2021
After four straight road matches, Minnesota made quick work of the Wildcats in strong fashion.