Megan Ryan | Star Tribune
Reporter | Minnesota United, MLS

Megan Ryan covers Minnesota United FC and Major League Soccer for the Star Tribune. Previously, she reported on that other kind of football at the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Penn State) and the Dallas Morning News (Friday Night Lights). She's a University of Minnesota grad and a native of the state.

Third straight shutout, first-minute goal spark Wild past Flyers

Devan Dubnyk extended his team-record streak of shutout minutes and Nino Niederreiter tied a record by scoring 12 seconds into Tuesday night's game at the X.

Wild's Coyle back on skates five weeks after breaking leg

The veteran forward has no timetable for return to lineup.

Jason Zucker is the Wild's big daddy of scoring

The Wild winger has the chance to equal, or even break, the NHL record for consecutive goals against Philadelphia at the X.

Gophers open women's basketball season with 107-73 rout of Lehigh

Minnesota opened the game on an 18-2 run, and cruised to its ninth straight season-opening victory.

Nebraska humbled by Gophers' beatdown; questions continue to surround Riley's future

Gophers' blowout victory intensifies an already hot seat under Nebraska coach Mike Riley

JD Spielman returns to Minnesota as Nebraska's new dynamic weapon

JD Spielman's first collegiate touch was a 99-yard kickoff return for a touchdown in Nebraska's season-opening victory against Arkansas State.

'Hey, Doc. I'd love to talk': When athletes work on their mental game

Kyle Gibson of the Twins credits a sports psychology professional with helping to turn around his 2017 season, and other Minnesota athletes have worked on their mental game since they were teenagers.

Two late goals send Chicago to 2-0 victory over Wild

The season's longest homestand ended with a tough loss and 3-3 record.

Orono stays undefeated in semifinal, faces Mahtomedi in girls 1A soccer title match

The Spartans will put 19-0 record on line for title vs. Mahtomedi.

Goal by goalie highlights Wild practice in Bloomington

Two-on-two drill gives Alex Stalock his moment at Bloomington workout.