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Pickle ball becoming popular in Woodbury

September 1, 2010 in Pierce County Herald

From a distance, the scene appears to be just a grouping of people enjoying a game of tennis. However, move a little closer and you will notice that it is not tennis at all this is pickleball and it is one of the newest and hottest sports on the nation’s recreational scene. Continue Reading

Twins blank Angels, wrap-up successful homestand

August 23, 2010 in Pierce County Herald

The Minnesota Twins blanked the Angels of Anaheim 4-0 last night at Target Field. Continue Reading

Favre plays a little in Vikings 15-10 exhibition loss to 49ers

August 23, 2010 in Pierce County Herald

Minnesota Sports – Brett Favre had four plays for the Minnesota Vikings in their 15-10 exhibition loss at San Francisco last night. Continue Reading

Angels rip Twins 9-3, Slowey put on DL

August 22, 2010 in Pierce County Herald

Minnesota Sports – Peter Bourjos and Bobby Abreu clubbed back- to-back homers in the second inning, as the Los Angeles Angels went on to beat Minnesota, 9-3, in the second portion of a three-game series at Target Field. Continue Reading

Gopher host intersquad scrimmage Saturday

August 19, 2010 in Pierce County Herald

Wisconsin Sports – The University of Minnesota football team is gearing up for an intra-squad scrimmage on Saturday at TCF Bank Stadium at 10 a.m. The scrimmage is free and open to the public and is part of Fanfest.
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Favre back for another season with Vikes

August 19, 2010 in Pierce County Herald

Minnesota News – Quarterback Brett Favre is returning to the Minnesota Vikings for a 20th NFL season. The 40-year-old future Hall of Fame announced his decision to return to the Vikes for a second season at the team’s training facility Wednesday. Continue Reading

Twins win streak now at six as they edge White Sox again

August 19, 2010 in Pierce County Herald

Minnesota Sports – The Minnesota Twins have a six-game winning streak, after beating the Chicago White Sox 7-6 at Target Field.
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Gopher’s Gray settling in at wide receiver

August 18, 2010 in Pierce County Herald

Minnesota Sports – Head U football coach Tim Brewster has been working out reserve quarterback MarQueis Gray at wide receiver this fall. Brewster says Gray will remain the back-up signal-caller, but because he is one of the top players on the team, he also wants to make sure he is on the field and playing. Continue Reading

Storm top Lynx but team is still tied for playoff spot

August 18, 2010 in Pierce County Herald

Minnesota Sports – Lauren Jackson had 24 points and seven rebounds to lead the Storm to a 68-64 win over the Lynx in Seattle. Continue Reading

Thome’s walk-off homer leads Twins to 10-inning win

August 18, 2010 in Pierce County Herald

Wisconsin Sports – The Minnesota Twins extended their American League Central division lead to four games with a 7-6, 10-inning home victory over the second-place Chicago White Sox. Continue Reading