Tag Archive | Minnesota

New York City FC Sean Johnson set to shine in 2022 MLS All-Star Game

New York City FC goalie Sean Johnson has been a star for the boys in blue, having made some sizzling saves and highlight reel moments. As a reward Johnson will be a part of the 2022 Major League Soccer All-Star Game that will be held in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Yesterday Sean was a part of the […]

St. John’s Men’s Basketball to Face Indiana in 2021 Gavitt Tipoff Games

Two of the top-10 winningest programs in college basketball history will face off in this year’s Gavitt Games when St. John’s travels to Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall for a contest with the Indiana Hoosiers on Wednesday, Nov. 17.  Game time and the television network assignment will be announced at a later date. St. John’s and […]

USA Men’s 3×3 Olympic Qualifying Team Begins Training Camp

The 2021 USA Basketball Men’s 3×3 Olympic Qualifying Team, including Canyon Barry (Iowa Wolves/Florida/Colorado Springs, Colo.), Robbie Hummel (Purdue/Valparaiso, Ind.), Dominique Jones (Fort Hays State/Harlem, N.Y.) and Kareem Maddox (Princeton/Los Angeles, Calif.), will train March 12-18 in Orlando, Florida, in preparation for the 2021 FIBA 3×3 Olympic Qualifying Tournament that will be played March 26-30 in Graz, Austria. Olympic berths will go […]

George Washington’s Battle Earns A-10 Men’s Basketball Player of the Week, Amzil Selected as Rookie of the Week

The Atlantic 10 Conference has named George Washington sophomore Jamison Battle A-10 Player of the Week. Dayton freshman Mustapha Amzil was selected as the league’s Rookie of the Week. The awards were announced Monday and are for games played Dec. 28 – Jan. 3. Battle averaged 23.3 points per game in a 2-1 week for […]

New York Mets Name Jared Porter General Manager

 The New York Mets announced recently that the club has named Jared Porter the team’s 14th General Manager in franchise history. Porter agreed to a four-year contract and will report to team President Sandy Alderson. Porter, 41, has been an integral part of four World Series championship teams with the Boston Red Sox and Chicago Cubs. […]

Minnesota Whitecaps Continue to make big moves for 2021 Season

The Minnesota Whitecaps announced recently the signing of veteran forward Brooke White-Lancette, second-year NWHL defender Rose Alleva, and defender Sara Bustad, who is joining the team after one season in Buffalo. An original member of the Whitecaps, White-Lancette’s long and accomplished career has included years with the U.S. National Team program and at Northeastern. This […]

Merrimack Star Paige Voight Added to Riveters’ Strong Forward Corps

Paige Voight, a dynamic, all-zone forward who was among the leading scorers at Merrimack during her collegiate career, has signed a contract to join the Metropolitan Riveters for the upcoming NWHL season. Voight led Merrimack in scoring in her freshman year in 2015-16 and was second on the team in scoring as a sophomore (one […]