Tag: Football

The Tommie-Johnnie game: the history of a rivalry

The Tommie-Johnnie game: the history of a rivalry

| September 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

Tommie-Johnnie lore begins with a expelled student turned oil tycoon, but the teams’ annual match up — this year at Target Field — is an ever unfolding drama

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Archbishop Hebda joins Holy Angels and Hill-Murray for football opener

Archbishop Hebda joins Holy Angels and Hill-Murray for football opener

| September 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

Academy of Holy Angels in Richfield will kick-off its high school football season against Hill-Murray of Maplewood Sept. 1 with Archbishop Bernard Hebda visiting.

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Michigan head coach says meeting pope was ’emotional’

Michigan head coach says meeting pope was ’emotional’

| Junno Arocho Esteves | April 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

The coach and his wife presented the pope with a Michigan football helmet along with a pair of size-10 Air Jordan sneakers in the football team’s maize and blue colors.

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Tommies fall to Mount Union in Division III championship

Tommies fall to Mount Union in Division III championship

| December 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

University of Saint Thomas loses 49-35 to the Mount Union Purple Raiders in Division III championship (Stagg Bowl)

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Mary teaches us to hope in her son, Jesus Christ

Mary teaches us to hope in her son, Jesus Christ

| Deacon Barry Reuwsaat | December 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

When I was in third grade, I spent many days playing backyard football with my friends. On one particular occasion, I was tackled on the cement and fractured my left collarbone. I got up and walked home to see my mother for help.

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UST football team reaches national title game

UST football team reaches national title game

| December 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

The University of St. Thomas reached the NCAA Division III national championship game by defeating Linfield 38-17 Dec. 12 at home.

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Sister and her ‘football rosary’  patrol the gridiron at Hill-Murray

Sister and her ‘football rosary’ patrol the gridiron at Hill-Murray

| October 7, 2015 | 1 Comment

The University of Notre Dame in South Bend, Indiana, has “Touchdown Jesus.”

Hill-Murray High School in Maplewood has “football rosary.”

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Just for kicks: Girl enjoys playing on Bethlehem Academy football squad

Just for kicks: Girl enjoys playing on Bethlehem Academy football squad

| November 20, 2013 | 1 Comment

Lexi Temple, a junior at Bethlehem Academy in Faribault enjoys her role as kicker for the boys’ varsity football team.

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Putting their faith on the line

Putting their faith on the line

| September 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

For these five starting linemen of the Delano High School football team, the center of their lives is not football. What binds them together is faith — specifically, their Catholic faith.

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Men’s conference offers chance to work on ‘spiritual fitness’

Men’s conference offers chance to work on ‘spiritual fitness’

| January 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

Kurt Fasen of St. Henry in Monticello is looking forward to a valuable four-hour chunk of time he will spend at the University of St. Thomas Field House in March.

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Former NFL QB hands off skills, faith to Pioneer team

Former NFL QB hands off skills, faith to Pioneer team

| October 11, 2011 | 0 Comments

On a recent weekday afternoon at the Hill-Murray football practice field in Maplewood, it was a little tough distinguishing the head coach from the players.

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Dads, doughnuts and the NFL

Dads, doughnuts and the NFL

| April 12, 2011 | 0 Comments

Former Vikings quarterback pays visit to Savage school

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