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Serving the UMN community since 1900

The Minnesota Daily

Serving the UMN community since 1900

The Minnesota Daily

All content by Karim Nabhan

Two incoming Gophers freshmen, two verbal commits hear name called in NHL Draft

Published June 26, 2017

Incoming freshmen Scott Reedy and Casey Mittelstadt along with verbal commits Clayton Phillips and Sammy Walker were selected in the 2017 NHL Draft on Friday and Saturday.Mittelstadt, an Eden Prairie native...

Pitcher Lucas Gilbreath throws pitches at Siebert Field on April 17, 2016.

Gilbreath chases the majors with hometown team

Published June 19, 2017

For Gophers pitcher and Colorado native Lucas Gilbreath — a lifelong dream became reality Tuesday.The Colorado Rockies chose Gilbreath with the 206th selection in the seventh round of the...

Six women’s track and field athletes take home All-American honors

Published June 13, 2017

Six Minnesota athletes went to Eugene, Oregon to compete in the NCAA Track and Field Championships on June 8 and all left with All-American honors.Madeline Strandemo, Taylor Wiebke, Emma Spagnola, Emerald...

Wieland falls short of first; men’s team concludes season at NCAA Championships

Published June 13, 2017

The Gophers wrapped up their season this week in Eugene, Oregon as seniors Nate Roese, Luca Wieland, Mitch Hechsel and sophomore Obsa Ali competed in their final events of the year at the NCAA Championships.Wieland,...

Senior Luca Wieland recovers after his pole vault before heading to the NCAA championships in Eugene, Oregon on June 7.

From Germany to Oregon, Gophers decathlete looks to end collegiate career strong

Published June 7, 2017

Senior Luca Wieland has found a multitude of successes in his four years as a Minnesota athlete.Wieland’s various accolades include a national championship individual title, All-American honors and three...

Junior forward Kelly Pannek skates against the Lindenwood Lions on Friday, Sept. 30, 2016 at Ridder Arena.

Nine current and former Gophers to play in 2018 Olympics

Published June 5, 2017

Multiple players from last season’s Gophers women’s hockey team will don colors other than maroon and gold on the ice next winter.Three Gophers, Amy Potomak, Sarah Potomak and Kelly Pannek, are taking...