West-North Central Articles


Multi1
Article | May 31, 2018
On the Right Track   

Track and field, historically one of the oldest sports in the world, remains popular at all levels – high school, college and even at the Olympics,... More>>



Landscape1
Article | May 30, 2018
The Big Catch   

Americans have an ongoing love affair with sport fishing. According to multiple surveys, participation is up and continuing to grow. Whether... More>>



Basketball
Article | May 30, 2018
Slam Dunk: 2019 Final Four Expected to Generate Economic Impact of $142M   

The city of Minneapolis is expecting another tourism windfall next year with the 2019 NCAA Men’s Final Four, which is coming to U.S. Bank Stadium... More>>



Golf
Article | May 16, 2018
Golf Courses Delay Openings After Extended Winter Weather   

Old Man Winter’s refusal to go quietly has forced the delayed opening of golf courses in several states and Canadian provinces. From New York to... More>>



Track
Article | May 2, 2018
Missouri School District Keeps Athletes from Competing at Out-of-State Meet   

In a case that sharply underlines the difference between travel athletes and those who represent their high schools, a Missouri school district is... More>>



Subeterranean
Article | April 18, 2018
Journey to the Center of the Earth: Subterranean Venues on the Rise   

In the arms race to find new and different venues for sports events, there’s something big going down: underground sports. And whether that means... More>>



FIFAWorld
Article | April 4, 2018
United Bid Finalizes List of Stadiums but Much Remains to be Decided   

The United Bid Package is a wrap. Let the waiting game begin. The list of potential U.S. host cities has been presented, but don’t go throwing... More>>



Ref
Article | April 4, 2018
Iowa Corrections Officer Recruiting Former Inmates to Become Sports Officials   

The nationwide shortage of high school sports officials is not news but one suggested solution is certainly making headlines. An officer at Iowa’s... More>>



Regional1
Article | March 29, 2018
Big Skies and High Hopes   

The mountain region of the United States covers a wide swath of land — some of it arid, some of it snowy and all of it ideal for hosting a variety... More>>



Multi1
Article | March 29, 2018
Making a Big Splash   

Americans hauled a lot of medals out of the pool in the 2016 Summer Olympics, but USA Swimming isn’t sitting around and waiting for the next Games... More>>



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