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The Minnesota Daily

Serving the UMN community since 1900

The Minnesota Daily

All content by Mark Mowery

Minnesota takes multiple wins in Columbus

Published December 6, 2009

After a long break between competitions, the menâÄôs and womenâÄôs swimming and diving teams headed to the Ohio State Invitational hoping to make a statement. They did. The men captured...

Gophers ready for Ohio State Invitational

Published December 2, 2009

The Minnesota menâÄôs and womenâÄôs swimming and diving teams will compete in the fifth annual Ohio State Invitational this weekend in Columbus, Ohio. The three-day event will be the final...

Early season tourneys going well for Minnesota

Published November 22, 2009

Redshirt sophomore Sonny Yohn entered the weekend ranked 18th in the nation and starting for the Gophers in the 184-pound division. He finished the weekend an Elite Division Champion in the 184 weight...

Gophers head to Omaha eyeing several wins

Published November 18, 2009

The Minnesota wrestling team heads to Omaha, Neb. this Saturday to take part in the 27th annual Ryan Kaufman-Glen Brand Open. The Open, hosted by the University of Nebraska-Omaha, features more than 600...

Minn. dominates Bison Open

Published November 15, 2009

The Minnesota wrestling team, ranked fifth in multiple pre-season polls, started its season on the road at the Bison Open in Fargo this weekend and didnâÄôt disappoint. The Gophers used an aggressive...


Gophers swim strong during Grand Prix

Published November 15, 2009

Both the menâÄôs and womenâÄôs swimming teams competed in the Minnesota Grand Prix this weekend, a leg in the series of competitions sponsored by USA Swimming in an extremely competitive...

Selection Committee Denies the Gophers

Published November 10, 2009

The Gophers were not among the 64 teams selected to play in the women's soccer NCAA Tournament as just announced on ESPNews. Though their resume was strong and they finished the season with two Big Ten...

Women left out of NCAA tourney

Published November 9, 2009

On Monday night, while conference champions across the country waited confidently, dozens of rooms were filled with anxious soccer players, fidgety coaches and hopes of qualifying for the NCAA Tournament....

Narrow victory keeps tournament hopes alive

Published November 8, 2009

The weather was perfect and the results were equally impressive for the Gophers on Friday at Elizabeth Lyle Robbie Stadium . Junior midfielder Molly Rouse connected on a corner kick from junior forward...

Men and women sink Iowa in dominant fashion

Published November 8, 2009

Both the womenâÄôs and menâÄôs swimming and diving teams continued their hot start to the season with wins against Big Ten opponent Iowa in Iowa City this past Friday. The womenâÄôs...

Live Blog: Soccer 11/6 vs. Indiana Senior Night

Published November 7, 2009

A spectacular November night here at Elizabeth Lyle Robbie Stadium for soccer. Great conditions unlike last weekend. Tonight marks senior night honoring Sara Clancy and Dana Tripp. The Gophers also look...

Tourney hopes could be on the line

Published November 4, 2009

The final regular season game for the Gophers may prove to be its most important as Minnesota (11-5-3 overall, 4-3-2 Big Ten) hosts Indiana (10-6-2, 2-5-2) at 7 p.m. Friday on Senior Night at Elizabeth...

Men and women open with victories at Wisconsin

Published November 1, 2009

The Minnesota womenâÄôs and menâÄôs swimming and diving teams started the season off on the right foot Friday night, both defeating rival Wisconsin in Madison in decisive fashion. The womenâÄôs...

Gophers walk away with overtime victory in tough conditions

Gophers walk away with overtime victory in tough conditions

Published November 1, 2009

The wind was blowing, rain and temperatures were falling and the minutes left in the game, possibly along with the GophersâÄô NCAA tournament chances, were slipping away. But a determined Minnesota...

Gophers Win OT Thriller (Delayed Live Blog)

Published October 31, 2009

Here we are at Elizabeth Lyle Robbie Stadium on a wet, windy, and chilly night. Temperatures will be in the high 30s, dropping as time passes. The Northwestern Wildcats look like a rambuncious bunch warming...

Wildcats visit in final homestand

Published October 28, 2009

After four consecutive conference matches without a victory, Minnesota (10-5-3 overall, 3-5-2 Big Ten) looks to strengthen its tournament résumé Friday night at Elizabeth Lyle...

Minnesota can’t bounce back in Michigan

Published October 25, 2009

Penalties and missed chances doomed the Minnesota soccer team this weekend, resulting in just one point on its two-game road trip. The weekendâÄôs first game featured physical play and wet conditions...

Gophers head to Michigan

Published October 22, 2009

After two consecutive 1-0 losses at home, the Gophers look to continue their success against one Michigan school while trying to break a losing trend against another. The soccer team travels to Michigan...