Sports

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Wave Rider

The first time Jenny Schwietz hit the cold water of Lake Superior north of Duluth with a surfboard, she caught

  • 05/01/2019
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Setting New Goals

LGBTQ+ content is made possible by Ellie Krug Stuhr’s mom signed the permission slip, but they still had to sit down

  • 05/01/2019
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Voices on Sports & Adventure

Rachel Avenido Growing up, I never played contact sports. I first attended a Minnesota RollerGirls game in 2009. Even though

  • 05/01/2019
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2018 Changemaker: Jessie Diggins

Jessie Diggins grew up cross-country skiing in Minnesota. She made racing her profession, and in February 2018 in South Korea, Diggins was part

  • 12/01/2018
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Showcasing Overlooked Stars

I have decided to spend my professional career on a soccer field. Occasionally I wonder if this is a meaningful endeavor: Does soccer matter?

  • 08/01/2018
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Gehaktballen

Aunt Courtney kissed my head and called me her little mouse for five minutes when we were reunited in Wassenaar

  • 06/01/2018
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Girls on the Run

The name sounds like a sports program and it is – and so much more. Girls in grades 4-8 are

  • 08/01/2017

Where are the women coaches? Media coverage?

“Girls are watching. When they are playing sports and they see who is coaching and who is not, who is

  • 02/01/2017
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50 by 50

Pat, pat, pat.  They were married in 1996. He passed away from illness in 2000. He had been sick for

  • 07/01/2016
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Leveling the playing field in girls’ books

I vividly remember the Scholastic book order form and how excited I was to put in an order when I

  • 03/01/2015
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The price to pay

Arguably the best women’s goaltender in the world announced her conditional retirement Feb. 15, 2014, shortly after her Finnish women’s

  • 07/01/2014