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

Wild notes: Cullen will miss at least two games

Wild center Matt Cullen was hurt when he fell awkwardly late in the second period Monday

Updated: April 03, 2013, - 12:22 AM

U defenseman Schmidt signs with Washington

Junior defenseman Nate Schmidt signed with the Capitals.

Updated: April 03, 2013, - 12:12 AM

St. Cloud State makes Frozen Four

St. Cloud State resisted redshirting injured freshman Joey Benik, who scored twice vs. Miami (Ohio).

Updated: April 01, 2013, - 11:57 AM

Yale stuns UND, reaches Frozen Four

The Bulldogs used a late flurry of goals to beat UND days after upsetting the Gophers in the West Regional.

Updated: March 31, 2013, - 07:40 AM

NCAA Hockey: St. Cloud State routs Notre Dame 5-1 behind Benik's three-point game

The former St. Francis High School star scored twice as the Huskies beat Notre Dame.

Updated: March 31, 2013, - 07:31 AM

Lucia hurts for his players, but talented forwards coming next season

The Gophers’ season ended Friday with an OT loss.

Updated: March 31, 2013, - 12:09 AM

Yale stuns Gophers nine seconds into overtime of NCAA opener

The Gophers were vexed by off-target shots, errant passes and a punchless power play through much of the game.

Updated: March 30, 2013, - 09:57 AM

Three juniors not talking yet about whether they will stay with U hockey or turn pro

The upset loss could mark the final Gophers game for three juniors: Nick Bjugstad, center Erik Haula and defenseman Nate Schmidt.

Updated: March 30, 2013, - 12:29 AM

NCAA tournament: North Dakota rallies to beat Niagara 2-1

GRAND RAPIDS, MICH. – Near the end of the second period Friday, North Dakota coach Dave Hakstol sensed a change...

Updated: March 30, 2013, - 12:17 AM

Schmidt looks to lead Gophers past Yale in NCAA opener

After struggling his first season, Gophers junior Nate Schmidt is one of the WCHA’s best defensemen now.

Updated: March 29, 2013, - 03:30 PM

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