Rachel Blount

Reporter/Columnist | Sports
Phone: 612-673-4389
Rachel Blount is a sports columnist and general assignment reporter, with a particular emphasis on Olympic sports.

Recent content from Rachel Blount

Badgers upset St. Cloud State 4-1, blow into WCHA title game

The No. 14 Badgers upset No. 7 St. Cloud State 4-1 in the semifinals of the WCHA Final Five, stretching their winning streak to five games

Updated: March 23, 2013, - 12:30 AM

WCHA notes: St. Cloud sweats bubble trouble

Before Friday’s game, the Huskies were tied for seventh in the PairWise Rankings, which mimic the numerical formula used to select the 16-team field. The 4-1 loss pushed them down into a tie for 11th.

Updated: March 23, 2013, - 12:30 AM

CC edges North Dakota in OT to reach WCHA Final Five semifinals

The Tigers earn a shot at top-ranked Minnesota.

Updated: March 22, 2013, - 12:59 AM

Quiet Rau does his talking on the ice for Gophers hockey

Kyle Rau has a knack for scoring game-winning goals, yet the feisty winger says he just wants to pitch in when he can.

Updated: March 22, 2013, - 12:14 AM

Badgers strike early, rout MSU-Mankato to reach WCHA semis

Wisconsin to face St. Cloud State in the semifinals.

Updated: March 22, 2013, - 12:07 AM

It's the end of the WCHA Final Five as we know it

Sadness prevails over the Final Five losing some of its luster and longtime teams with the WCHA’s transformation next season, but the event will survive.

Updated: March 21, 2013, - 12:01 AM

With OT looming, Gophers' men's hockey delivers

Minnesota recovered from a two-goal deficit and scored again with less than a minute left for the sweep over Bemidji...

Updated: March 17, 2013, - 09:21 AM

Rau's overtime goal wins it for Gophers over Bemidji State

Kyle Rau scored the winning goal at 13 minutes, 18 seconds of overtime to give the Gophers the victory in the opener of the best-of-three series.

Updated: March 16, 2013, - 08:05 AM

Bjugstad hungry for payoff as postseason begins

Gophers center Nick Bjugstad, who has four goals in the past three games, wants a big championship trophy from a tournament like his linemates won in high school

Updated: March 15, 2013, - 11:54 AM

Gophers bring home Cup after sweeping Bemidji State

WCHA regular-season championship trophy was carried to Bemidji just in case all the pieces fell into place for U.

Updated: March 10, 2013, - 01:42 AM

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