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Photo by Isaac Schweer, WJON
Photo by Isaac Schweer, WJON
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Big 2nd Half Leads Tommies Over Johnnies

St. John's was in the spotlight all week with SportsCenter in town, but the Johnnies fell to the rival St. Thomas Tommies 35-14 on Saturday.

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Photo Courtesy of St. John's University
Photo Courtesy of St. John's University
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St. John’s Staff Prepares For Rivalry Game Against St. Thomas

It's the biggest rivalry in Division III history. Since 1901 nothing draws a bigger crowd then when St. John's and St. Thomas square off in football. St. John's athletic director Tom Stock says they have increased their workload, staff and security in anticipation for the big game.

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Photo: Ragnar the Viking Facebook Page
Photo: Ragnar the Viking Facebook Page
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Ragnar the Viking Gone as Team’s Mascot

The Minnesota Vikings have parted ways with longtime mascot Ragnar the Viking. The Vikings said Monday their contract with Joe Juranitch, the man who played Ragnar, expired during the offseason. The team says it has had "multiple conversations" with Juranitch but has not been able to reach an agreement on his role with the Vikings.

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Getty Images
Getty Images
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Plouffe, Santana Power Twins Past Chicago 6-2

Solid performances by third baseman Trevor Plouffe, and starting pitcher Ervin Santana kept the Twins in the win column last (Friday) night against the Chicago White Sox 6-2.

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Sophomore Angie Stolt works on PAT drills. (Photo: Alex Svejkovsky, WJON)
Sophomore Angie Stolt works on PAT drills. (Photo: Alex Svejkovsky, WJON)
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Apollo Football Player Proves She Can Play With The Boys [VIDEO]

She may not be the fastest or the strongest member of the team, but their is no questioning her passion for the sport. Angie Stolt is a sophomore linebacker for the St. Cloud Apollo Eagles and her playing career began in the 5th grade.

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A new indoor baseball facility is ready to help enhance your young ball players skills (Photo: Alex Svejkovsky, WJON)
A new indoor baseball facility is ready to help enhance your young ball players skills (Photo: Alex Svejkovsky, WJON)
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Behind the Scenes: Developing Baseball Talent At Acceleration Baseball Center [VIDEO]

This week in our "Behind the Scenes" series on WJON, we warm up at the Acceleration Baseball Center and see how they develop young baseball players. Baseball is America's favorite past time and for Augie Rodriguez he wanted a place to share his passion with young athletes.

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Minnesota Vikings v Chicago Bears
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Vikings Place Loadholt on IR With Torn Achilles Tendon

The Vikings have placed right tackle Phil Loadholt on injured reserve, ending his season with a torn left Achilles tendon. The move was made Tuesday, when the Vikings signed offensive tackle Stephen Goodin to fill Loadholt's roster spot.

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Image courtesy of the Minnesota Vikings
Image courtesy of the Minnesota Vikings
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NFL, College Win Appeal of Gun Case Involving Off-Duty Cops

The NFL and University of Minnesota have won the latest round in a legal fight over the ability of off-duty officers to carry handguns at Minnesota Vikings games.

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Dave Overlund
Dave Overlund
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Rox Can’t Find Their Swing, Fall In Collegiate World Series

The historic season for the St. Cloud Rox came to an end last (Friday) night in Game 2 of the 2015 Summer Collegiate World Series. The Rox fell to the Kenosha Kingfish by a score of 8-1.

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Ben Utecht speaks to a crowd of medical professionals, coaches and parents on Tuesday morning in St. Cloud. (Dan DeBaun, WJON)
Ben Utecht speaks to a crowd of medical professionals, coaches and parents on Tuesday morning in St. Cloud. (Dan DeBaun, WJON)
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Super Bowl Champion Ben Utecht Speaks in St. Cloud For Concussion Awareness [VIDEO]

Former NFL tight end and Super Bowl champion Ben Utecht spoke in St. Cloud on Tuesday to raise awareness on sports-related concussions. Utecht was forced to retire from football in 2009 after suffering his fifth diagnosed concussion during a pre-season practice with the Cincinnati Bengals.

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