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Minnesota United

Lead Architect Picked for Pro Soccer Stadium in St. Paul

Lead Architect Picked for Pro Soccer Stadium in St. Paul

A design firm specializing in sports arenas has been selected as the lead architect for the new professional soccer stadium in St. Paul. Major League Soccer expansion franchise Minnesota United announced Tuesday that Populous was picked to lead the project. Plans call for a privately financed, nearly 20,000-seat stadium to be built on a barren

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Iowa State Women Ready for Cancun Challenge Tonight

The Iowa State women’s basketball team (1-1) travels to Cancun, Mexico to participate in the Cancun Challenge from Nov. 26-28. The Cyclones will play three games over a three-day stretch against Texas State, Duke and Idaho. Who: Iowa State vs. Texas State/Duke/Idaho Where: Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya When: Nov. 26-28 Projected Starting Lineup: Jadda

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Warriors Honored as Champions of Character

Five Waldorf College student-athletes were named fall sports Champions of Character by the North Star Athletic Association (NSAA). Each fall sports head coach nominated a recipient for the NSAA Champions of Character award. Through the Champions of Character program, the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) and the NSAA schools provide training for student-athletes and


Waldorf’s Gott earns NSAA Player of the Week honors

MacKenzie Gott, a forward on the Waldorf College women’s basketball team, earned North Star Athletic Association (NSAA) Player-of-the-Week honors on Monday. Gott produced a double-double, scoring 16 points and pulling down 17 rebounds to lead the Warriors (1-4) to a 50-45 victory over Grace University (3-6) this past Saturday at Forest City. The 5-foot-11 senior


Waldorf Falls to No. 6 Lewis in Series Split

A third-period rally wasn’t enough as the Waldorf College hockey team fell short in an 8-5 loss to Lewis University during Sunday’s Northern Collegiate Hockey League (NCHL) matchup. The Warriors (13-9, 5-3) came into the contest ranked No. 10 in the latest American Collegiate Hockey Association (ACHA) Division II Central Region poll and were forced