Did you know that Lake Superior College has a cycling team? The Ice Hawks are already gearing up for the North Central Collegiate Cycling Conference (NCCCC) MTB Championships set for this Saturday at Spirit Mountain in Duluth.
The wet weather that arrived on Grandma's Marathon Eve did not look promising that the races would take place over the weekend. However, marathon morning there were cloudy skies and cooler temps, but no cancellations which was a sigh of relief for organizers.
Minnesota's duck season regulations remain similar to recent years. The season will be open for 60 days, with closures in early October in the central and southern zones. The daily bag limit remains six per day.
Stephen Piscotty scored on Trevor Hildenberger's wild pitch in the ninth inning, and the Oakland Athletics cut their magic number to clinch a playoff berth to one with their second straight walk-off win over the Minnesota Twins, 3-2 on Saturday night.