Minnesota Sports

Monster Energy's Jackson Strong Takes Silver in Moto X Best Trick at X Games Minneapolis
Monster Energy's Jackson Strong Takes Silver in Moto X Best Trick at X Games Minneapolis

2017-07-16

Minneapolis, MN July 16, 2017 — Monster Energy sends congratulations to Jackson Strong for his efforts in the Moto X Best Tick Finals at the inaugural X Games Minneapolis. Narrowly missing the top spot, the wild man from Australia gave the crowd their money’s worth with a stellar silver medal showing. Inside the new venue of X Games, the US Bank Stadium hosted the worlds top riders who gathered to show off their latest stunts in the ever progressing sport of Freestyle Moto X. Tonight’s competition, Best Trick, was a go-for-broke display of both skill and daring, a combo that proved mind blowing at the very least. With riders given two shots at glory, judges award points...

Monster Energy's Josh Sheehan Grabs Silver in Moto X Freestyle at X Games Minneapolis 2017
Monster Energy's Josh Sheehan Grabs Silver in Moto X Freestyle at X Games Minneapolis 2017

2017-07-15

I hadn’t done this trick before this week. This morning was actually the first time I landed it – Josh Sheehan Minneapolis, MN July 15, 2017 — Monster Energy salutes Josh Sheehan for his silver medal effort Friday night in Moto X Freestyle at X Games Minneapolis. Looking to defend his Gold from last year, Sheehan comes close with a history making run to the delight of the Minnesota crowd. As one of the premier events of X Games, Moto X Freestyle concluded a long day of competition at the inaugural X Games Minneapolis. Under the lights of the state-of-the-art US Bank Stadium, a crowd of 32,000 action sports fans passed though the gates on Friday, many of then...

MACKENZIE GORE and SYDNEY MCLAUGHLIN Named Gatorade High School Athletes of the Year
MACKENZIE GORE and SYDNEY MCLAUGHLIN Named Gatorade High School Athletes of the Year

2017-07-12

Gore and McLaughlin were honored at the awards dinner emceed by ESPN SportsCenter On The Road Host Sage Steele and attended by Karl-Anthony Towns (Minnesota Timberwolves center and 2014 Gatorade Male High School Athlete of the Year), Abby Wambach (former U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team forward and 1997-98 Gatorade New York Girls Soccer Player of the Year), D’Angelo Russell (Brooklyn Nets point guard and No. 2 pick in the 2015 NBA Draft), Aaron Rodgers (Green Bay Packers quarterback and Super Bowl XLV MVP), April Ross (Olympic Silver Medalist and 1999-2000 Gatorade National Volleyball Player of the Year), Tamika Catchings (4-time Olympic Gold Medalist and 1996-97 Gatorade Texas Girls Basketball Player of the Year), Christian McCaffrey (Carolina Panthers running back and 2012-13 and 2013-14 Gatorade Colorado Football Player of the Year), and Deshaun Watson (Houston Texans quarterback and 2013-14 Gatorade Georgia Football...

Global Long Fiber Thermoplastics (LFT) – Chemicals & Minerals
Global Long Fiber Thermoplastics (LFT) – Chemicals & Minerals

2017-07-12

The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2015 through 2022. Also, a six-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based on public domain information including company URLs. The report profiles 32 companies including many key and niche players such as – Celanese CorporationDaicel Polymer LimitedPlastiComp Inc.PolyOne CorporationPPG Fiber Glass Download the full report: https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/4778741/ I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONSStudy Reliability and Reporting LimitationsDisclaimersData Interpretation & Reporting LevelQuantitative Techniques...

U.S. football Hall of Famers meet pope, give him number 1 jersey
U.S. football Hall of Famers meet pope, give him number 1 jersey

2017-06-21

The “Hail Mary Pass” did not come up in the conversation, but Pope Francis clearly had a good catch on Wednesday when he received a helmet and jersey from members of the American Pro Football Hall of Fame. “As many of you know, I am an avid follower of ‘football’, but where I come from, the game is played very differently!” Francis joked with the players and directors at a private audience. The pope is an honorary member of the San Lorenzo soccer club, nicknamed the Saints of Boedo for the Buenos Aires barrio where they were founded by a group of young men that included a priest in 1908. Those who met the pope included Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones, who is due to be inducted into the Hall of Fame in August, and six previous Hall of Fame inductees including Ronnie Lott, Franco Harris and Curtis Martin. Francis told them that sports figures should strive to be models for young people so that they use their God-given talents to better...

Wet, Wild and Wonderful Comes to Whihala Beach Starting June 24th

2017-06-12

Commercial Recreation Specialists Brings the Areas First Floating Playground to Whiting, Indiana VERONA, WI – 06/12/2017 (PRESS RELEASE JET) — Northwest Indiana and Chicagoland residents will have a new MUST-VISIT attraction this Summer – a floating playground named the WhoaZone.  Designed for people of all ages, the WhoaZone at Whihala Beach features an on-water, ninja-style obstacle course that will have beach-goers splashing, bouncing, jumping, and even wiping out, all while enjoying the day on beautiful Lake Michigan at Whiting, Indiana’s Whihala Beach. “We are very excited to open the very first WhoaZone here in Whiting, Indiana”, says Ron Romens, president of Commercial Recreation Specialist and Empire Recreation Management, the two companies that have designed and will manage the facility. “The WhoaZone features a massive Wibit Sportspark,...

District of Columbia's Kára McCullough Crowned Miss USA

2017-05-15

LAS VEGAS, May 15, 2017 — This evening, The Miss Universe Organization crowned Miss District of Columbia USA Kára McCullough Miss USA at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. The special programming event aired live on FOX, and featured women who continue to break pageant stereotypes, including a top 5 whose professions include a scientist, a financial literacy advocate, a professional dancer, a pediatric nurse, and a marketing student who emigrated from India. Kára is the second consecutive contestant from District of Columbia to win the competition following Deshauna Barber’s victory in 2016. As the first active military member to hold the Miss USA title, Deshauna was most recently promoted to Captain in the United States Army Reserve. She plans to continue her work in the Army Reserve and pursue a career as a motivational speaker. This marks the first time since 1989 a delegate won the title back-to-back. Born in Naples, Italy to a now-retired...

Laura Coates to Host New Daily Show Exclusively on SiriusXM
Laura Coates to Host New Daily Show Exclusively on SiriusXM

2017-05-11

NEW YORK, May 11, 2017 — SiriusXM announced today that CNN legal analyst, former federal prosecutor, and bestselling author Laura Coates will host a live, two-hour talk show exclusively on SiriusXM. The Laura Coates Show will feature Coates’ lively analysis of the trending news of the day and impactful interviews with entertainers, politicians, DC insiders and game changers on the topics of politics, pop culture and everything in between.  CNN Legal Analyst, Former Prosecutor And Bestselling Author Laura Coates Launches Show On SiriusXM Launching Monday, May 15, The Laura Coates Show will broadcast live, 10:00 am – 12:00...

Minnesota Fishing Hall of Famer Tom Neustrom Offers Top Tips for the 2017 Fishing Season
Minnesota Fishing Hall of Famer Tom Neustrom Offers Top Tips for the 2017 Fishing Season

2017-05-09

“Smart anglers will travel a few extra miles for the exceptional fishing and the great amenities of Grand Rapids and surrounding communitiesâ€� – Tom Neustrom, Professional Guide GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. May 09, 2017 — With the 2017 Minnesota Fishing Opener just days away, one of the state’s top pro anglers is sharing tips for a great opener or any day during the upcoming season. Tom Neustrom has more than 35 years of experience as a top fishing guide in northern Minnesota. Inducted into the Minnesota Fishing Hall of Fame and the National Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame, Neustrom has shared his knowledge with thousands of anglers as a guide and through leading fishing magazines...

Angellotti Joins MMS (Medical Marketing Service, Inc.) as Director of…
Angellotti Joins MMS (Medical Marketing Service, Inc.) as Director of…

2017-05-09

I look forward to the experience and enthusiasm Nick brings. He is a great addition to our team … Schaumburg, IL May 09, 2017 — Medical Marketing Service, Inc. (mms) has hired Nick Angellotti as Director of Strategic Development – Recruiting. Angellotti comes to mms with experience in customer service and sales. Nick earned a bachelor’s degree in communication studies at St. Cloud State University in Minnesota where he also played football. He grew up in Elk Grove, but moved to Wauconda after his freshman year in high school. Nick currently lives in Wauconda with his wife Nicole and soon-to-be one-year-old...

Live Traffic in Minneapolis, MN