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US to host Panama in World Cup qualifier

June 10, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

SEATTLE The United States will host Panama on a temporary grass field Tuesday in its World Cup qualifier at Seattle. Continue Reading

FIFA official: Fox, Telemundo get US World Cup broadcast rights

October 21, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Fox outbid incumbent ESPN and NBC to win the English-language U.S. television rights for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups, a FIFA official with knowledge of the decision said Friday. Continue Reading

OUR OPINION: The beauty of a Japanese flower’s bloom

July 18, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Here’s a consolation for beleaguered Minot residents: After a time, a disaster can make life’s highs seem a lot higher, too. Continue Reading

WORLD CUP WOMEN SOCCER: U.S. survives with dramatic win over Brazil

July 10, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Showing a dramatic burst sure to captivate the folks back home, the Americans packed an entire World Cup’s worth of theatrics into a 15-minute span by beating Brazil 5-3 on penalty kicks after a 2-2 tie Sunday night. Continue Reading

SKIING: Minnesota native Vonn’s 3-year alpine World Cup reign ends

March 19, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Germany’s Maria Riesch wins Alpine World Cup overall title Maria Riesch of Germany ended Lindsey Vonn’s three-year reign without putting on her skis, clinching the World Cup overall title after the final race was canceled because of poor weather.
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Qatar selected as 2022 World Cup host over United States

December 2, 2010 in The Dickinson Press

ZURICH The tiny desert nation of Qatar beat out the United States as the 2022 World Cup host, with FIFA brushing aside doubts about blistering heat to bring soccer’s showcase event for the first time to the Middle East. Continue Reading

Qatar beats out U.S. as 2022 World Cup host

December 2, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald

Russia selected to stage 2018 World Cup tournament. Continue Reading

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Qatar selected as 2022 World Cup host, US loses bid

December 2, 2010 in INFORUM

ZURICH Qatar was selected as host of the 2022 World Cup, beating out a bid by the United States to bring soccer’s showcase back to America for the first time since 1994.
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Field size won’t be issue if U.S. gets World Cup soccer tournament

September 10, 2010 in Duluth News Tribune

Organizers trying to bring the World Cup to the United States in 2018 or 2022 say all fields could be widened to meet international standards. Continue Reading

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World Cup: Dutch team angry over referee Webb’s performance

July 12, 2010 in INFORUM

JOHANNESBURG Referee Howard Webb hoped to be a calming influence on the World Cup final.

It didn’t work out that way.
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