Michael Rand

Digital sports editor | StarTribune.com
Phone: 612-673-7564
Michael Rand is digital sports editor. He also writes the RandBall blog and oversees the sports section’s 2Day feature on Page 2.

Recent content from Michael Rand

NCAA hopes reforms can refocus college sports

Spending money for athletes and team standards on academic progress are in response to the latest scandals.

Updated: October 28, 2011, - 01:13 PM

Rand: Remembering hidden gems from the '91 World Series

There are other details from 20 years ago that have been forgotten with the heroics of Kirby Puckett and Jack Morris.

Updated: October 28, 2011, - 06:24 AM

Gophers, QB show they are a work in progress

MarQueis Gray, though erratic and tentative at times Saturday, showed glimmers of great potential in the second half.

Updated: October 23, 2011, - 01:24 AM

U's Marcus Jones: Throwing his weight around (all 170 pounds of it)

Marcus Jones isn't physically imposing, but his skills as a kick returner and receiver gives the Gophers a much-needed weapon.

Updated: October 20, 2011, - 11:50 AM

NSC Stars goalie can take the teasing

Unretired and unapologetic goalkeeper Joe Warren -- "Brett Favre" to some -- has his soccer team playing for a championship.

Updated: October 17, 2011, - 07:47 AM

Desperate final play lifts Osseo to win

A touchdown pass thrown by a quarterback on the run to a covered receiver as time expired sunk Champlin.

Updated: October 14, 2011, - 10:41 PM

Big family helped U's Filho prepare for volleyball

A family of 10 children prepared Ariana Filho well for the chaos of the volleyball court.

Updated: October 14, 2011, - 01:01 AM

10.14.11: The game plan

10.14.11 THE GAME PLANTHE BUZZ Boise State might be a candidate to join the Big East for football, which makes...

Updated: October 14, 2011, - 12:58 AM

Borton says U women better equipped for nonconference grind

The Gophers face a difficult nonconference schedule in the first two months of the season.

Updated: October 13, 2011, - 11:46 PM

Lynx rank among best in state history

How do the WNBA champions stack up with Minnesota's other top teams?

Updated: October 10, 2011, - 01:42 PM

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