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Royals drop season opener at Minnesota 7-1

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — For the Minnesota Twins, the memory of that 0-9 start and 59-103 finish last year was still uncomfortably fresh. They couldn’t have asked for a better way to start the new season than this.

Becker and Tappmeyer elected to MIAA Hall of Fame

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Northwest Missouri State University had two individuals selected to the 2017 MIAA Hall of Fame class, in an announcement by the league office. Former football defensive end Aaron Becker and former head men’s