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April
  04/24/2006 Thunder and Lightning Single Game Tickets on Sale Tuesday
  04/23/2006 Thunder Beats Seattle 4-0 in Impressive Home Opener
  04/21/2006 Thunder Set to Battle Seattle Sunday
  04/19/2006 Thunder 2006 Season Begins on Sunday With Free Shuttles
  04/13/2006 Lightning Announces First Three Signings Ever
  04/11/2006 Thunder Announces First School Day Game in St. Paul
  04/07/2006 Thunder To Give Away Free T-shirts at Home Opener
March
  03/25/2006 Thunder Signs Juarez for Third Stint with Team
  03/24/2006 Thunder Announces 2006 Preseason Schedule
  03/17/2006 Thunder to Hold Complimentary Home Opener as Charity Event
  03/15/2006 Thunder Signs East Timor National Team Player Alfredo Esteves
  03/14/2006 Friedland and Brisson Return to Thunder
  03/10/2006 Thunder Camp Early Bird Special Ends March 15
February
  02/23/2006 Thunder Launches Amo's Army Ticket and Sponsorship Package
  02/17/2006 Previous Two Thunder MVP's Return in 2006
  02/08/2006 Thunder Searching for Ticket Sales Associates
  02/03/2006 Thunder Unveils Enhanced Summer Camp and Schedule
January
  01/30/2006 Dustin Branan Returns to Thunder Under Three Year Contract
  01/30/2006 W-League Team Named Minnesota Lightning
  01/24/2006 Thunder Selects Two in USL First Division Draft
  01/19/2006 Manny Lagos to Appear at Soccer Blast Saturday
  01/17/2006 Richfield Native Winkel Rejoins Thunder
  01/12/2006 Thunder Hires Manny Lagos as Director of Soccer Operations
December
  12/30/2005 Last Chance to Save Money on Thunder Season Tickets
  12/28/2005 Thunder Announces W-League Team 2006 Schedule
  12/17/2005 Thunder Announces 2006 Regular Season Schedule
  12/16/2005 Thunder Acquires Footskills Soccer Camps
  12/08/2005 2006 Thunder Combine Dates Announced
November
  11/30/2005 W-League Coach and Tryouts Announced
  11/22/2005 Shop From Home on the Biggest Day of the Year
  11/10/2005 Thunder Launches Three New Holiday Pack Ideas
  11/05/2005 Thunder Acquires Womens Amateur Franchise for 2006
October
  10/21/2005 Introducing Thunder Juniors Youth Development System
  10/12/2005 Magee Takes Charge of Thunder
September
  09/30/2005 2006 Thunder Season Tickets on Sale Tuesday
  09/21/2005 Thunder Announces Post-Season Honors
  09/14/2005 Open Cup Run Ends as Thunder Fall to Galaxy
  09/12/2005 Thunder to Host Open Cup Watch Party Wednesday
  09/10/2005 Thunder Drop Last League Game to Atlanta in Lagos' Finale
  09/09/2005 Thunder, MYSA Team Up to Help Hurricane Victims
  09/08/2005 Last Regular Season Home Game for Lagos Saturday
  09/05/2005 Paye Scores Winning Goal in Thunder's Victory Over Toronto
  09/04/2005 Thunder Loses Heartbreaker On Last Minute Penalty Kick
  09/02/2005 Thunder Needs Crucial Points in Weekend Road Trip
August
  08/28/2005 Paye Scores Two to Lead Thunder Past Kickers
  08/27/2005 Thunder's Tarley Expected to be Loaned to Real Salt Lake
  08/24/2005 Thunder Stuns Kansas City to Advance to Semifinals in Open Cup
  08/23/2005 Thunder Heads to Kansas City to take on Familiar Faces
  08/20/2005 Jordan Scores Two Goals As Thunder Fall 3-0 To Vancouver
  08/19/2005 Thunder Looks to Hand Vancouver First Home Loss
  08/13/2005 Thunder Ties Portland for Fourth Time This Season
  08/12/2005 Thunder in Need of Three Points at Home Saturday
  08/10/2005 Thunder Holds League-Leading Scorer in Check in 0-0 Tie with Vancouver
  08/09/2005 Thunder Looks to Drown Whitecaps Wednesday
  08/06/2005 Thunder Rally From Two Goals Down to Tie Portland
  08/06/2005 Thunder Play Sounders to Scoreless Draw
  08/04/2005 Thunder Live on Fox Soccer Channel Friday
  08/03/2005 Tarley Scores Four Goals in Thunder's Upset Over Rapids
  08/02/2005 MLS Leading Goal Scorer to Face Thunder Wednesday
  08/01/2005 Buzz Lagos Will Step Down as Thunder Head Coach After 2005 Season
July
  07/28/2005 Tarley Scores Hat Trick to Lead Thunder to 3-1 Win
  07/27/2005 Thunder to Host Familiar Faces on Thursday
  07/25/2005 Colorado Rapids (MLS), Thunder Open Cup Tickets Selling Rapidly
  07/24/2005 Thunder on Short End of Last Minute Heroics
  07/23/2005 Seattle Sneaks by Thunder 1-0 On Late Goal
  07/19/2005 Thunder Edged by Dorados De Sinaloa 3-1
  07/18/2005 Missed Opportunities Hurt Thunder in 3-1 battle with Rocheser
  07/17/2005 Thunder Looks to Get Back on Winning Track Monday Against Rochester
  07/15/2005 SJ Earthquakes Loan Tighe Dombrowski to Thunder
  07/15/2005 Thunder Ties Undefeated Montreal 1-1
  07/13/2005 Thunder Beats a MLS Team Again
  07/12/2005 Thunder to Hold Last Practice Before MLS Game
  07/10/2005 Thunder Tallies a 2-2 Tie Against Seattle
  07/08/2005 Thunder Eyes Revenge Against Seattle Sunday
  07/08/2005 Rhinos Nip Visiting Thunder 1-0 on Second Half Goal
  07/02/2005 Thunder Loses Tough Match Against Seattle
  07/01/2005 Thunder and Seattle Square off Saturday
June
  06/30/2005 Thunder to Host Real Salt Lake of MLS
  06/29/2005 Thunder Defeats Chicago Fire Premier 2-1 in U.S. Open Cup
  06/27/2005 Thunder Hosts Chicago Fire Premier Wednesday
  06/25/2005 Thunder to Make History on July 19
  06/24/2005 Thunder Drop One at Home to Toronto
  06/22/2005 4429 Attend Thunder’s Kids’ Day Match
  06/21/2005 Thunder Partners with Conquista Group to Host Inaugural Unity Cup
  06/21/2005 Thunder to Host Chicago Fire Premier in Open Cup Action
  06/18/2005 Thunder's Offense Comes Alive in 4-3 Win
  06/14/2005 Thunder Hosts Puerto Rico Saturday
  06/11/2005 Thunder's Unbeaten Streak Comes to Halt in 1-0 Loss
  06/08/2005 Thunder Looks to Continue Unbeaten Streak Saturday
  06/05/2005 Thunder Shuts Out Atlanta For Second Consecutive Win
  06/04/2005 Thunder Rallies to Beat Charleston For First Road Win
  06/02/2005 Thunder Plots to Raid the Rich Port
  06/02/2005 Menyongar Scores Again as Thunder Tie Puerto Rico
May
  05/29/2005 Thunder Beats Vancouver For First Win of Year
  05/27/2005 Wisconsin Dells Kids Card Giveaway Sunday
  05/24/2005 Minnesota Thunder to Promote Tobacco-Free Sports for World No Tobacco Day
  05/21/2005 Thunder Records First Loss of the Year to Richmond
  05/20/2005 Thunder Ties Virginia Beach 2-2 on the Road
  05/19/2005 Thunder Set to Storm the Beach
  05/07/2005 Thunder Plays Portland to 1-1 Tie at Metrodome
  05/05/2005 Thunder Expands Youth Development
  05/05/2005 Free T-shirts to First 500 Fans at Dome
April
  04/29/2005 Thunder Opens Season Tonight
  04/29/2005 Thunder Digs Deep, Ties Portland 2-2
  04/27/2005 15 Year Veteran Hangs Up Cleats to Face New Challenges
  04/25/2005 Thunder Single Game Tickets On Sale Tuesday, April 26
  04/15/2005 Two Liberians Forwards Return to Thunder in 2005
  04/08/2005 Bill George and Thunder to Make Major Announcement Friday
  04/08/2005 Local Soccer Entrepreneurs Purchase Minnesota Thunder from Bill George
March
  03/18/2005 Thunder Adds Comcast to Corporate Team
  03/01/2005 Buchholz Promoted to Thunder General Manager
February
  02/28/2005 Lagos to Lead Player Development for Woodbury
  02/18/2005 Seventy Players Fighting for a Spot
  02/15/2005 Thunder Adds Three New Faces to Front Office
January
  01/31/2005 Two Thunder Players Start MLS Camp Tomorrow
  01/26/2005 Thunder Unveils 12th Annual Summer Youth Camp Schedule
  01/19/2005 Thunder Selects Two in 2005 USL First Division Draft
  01/12/2005 Thunder Reveals 2005 Regular Season Schedule
  01/04/2005 Thunder to Host League Champs on Fox Sports World
December
  12/29/2004 Last Chance to Save on Season Tickets
  12/22/2004 Players Kick Off Fifth Annual Pro-Am Tournament Monday
  12/20/2004 Shattuck St. Mary’s Partners With Minnesota Thunder To Add Year-Round Soccer Program for Boys, Girls
  12/08/2004 Top Talent Training Thrives in ‘04
November
  11/29/2004 Thunder Announces Dates of 2005 Combine
  11/24/2004 Thunder Offers Closer, More Comfortable Seating in 2005 Season Ticket Plan
  11/18/2004 Thunder Youth Academy Takes Off
October
  10/29/2004 Thunder Launches New Holiday Pack
September
  09/20/2004 Menyongar Named Team Captain of Liberian National Team
  09/13/2004 Thunder Announces Post-Season Honors
  09/08/2004 Thunder Fall 2-0 in Vancouver, Need Win on Sunday
  09/08/2004 Thunder Fall to Vancouver 1-0, Lose First Round Series 3-0
  09/08/2004 Two Local Thunder Players Receive National Honors
August
  08/30/2004 Thunder Playoff Tickets Go on Sale Tuesday
  08/29/2004 Thunder Qualifies for Playoffs, Defeats Seattle 3-1
  08/28/2004 Thunder & Timbers Play 110 Minutes of Scoreless Soccer
  08/27/2004 Thunder on National TV Friday vs. Portland
  08/23/2004 Thunder Gets First Road Win of the Season Over Edmonton 2-0
  08/22/2004 Thunder & Mustangs Play to 0-0 Rain-Soaked Draw
  08/20/2004 Thunder Tied For Final Playoff Spot After 2-1 Loss
  08/19/2004 Thunder P.L.U.S. Passback Program Continues
  08/15/2004 Red Cards Fly as Thunder and Timbers Play to 2-2 Overtime Draw
  08/12/2004 No Shirt. No Shoes. No Soccer.
  08/10/2004 Thunder Defeat Second Place Whitecaps 2-1
  08/09/2004 Thunder Match at Stillwater High School on Tuesday
  08/06/2004 Worn Out Thunder Drops 3-0 Decision in Portland
  08/05/2004 Thunder Falls to San Jose on Penalty Kicks
  08/03/2004 Earthquakes Bring Big Guns for Wednesday's Open Cup Match
July
  07/31/2004 Thunder Handed Worst Defeat of the Year at Syracuse 3-0
  07/30/2004 Thunder Falls in Final Minutes to Rochester 2-1
  07/29/2004 Thunder Adds More VIP Seating for Aug. 4
  07/26/2004 Tickets for August 4 San Jose Earthquakes Game Selling Quickly
  07/24/2004 Standing Room Only Crowd Sees Thunder Throttle Edmonton 3-0
  07/21/2004 Minnesota Thunder to Host San Jose Earthquakes
  07/20/2004 Thunder Stuns Galaxy 1-0
  07/15/2004 Thunder Head Coach Buzz Lagos Earns Win 300 Over Calgary
  07/13/2004 Coach Lagos Looking for 300th Win Thursday
  07/10/2004 Thunder Shuts Out Virginia Beach 1-0
  07/06/2004 Get Discounted Thunder-Galaxy Tickets Through Saturday
  07/04/2004 Thunder Blanks Seattle 3-0
June
  06/30/2004 L.A. Galaxy to Visit Minnesota
  06/29/2004 Thunder Possible Host to L.A. Galaxy on July 20
  06/26/2004 Thunder Drop Third in a Row
  06/25/2004 Thunder Out for Revenge After 1-0 OT loss in Milwaukee
  06/23/2004 Thunder Signs Big Forward
  06/22/2004 Thunder Onslaught Falls Short; Timbers Win 1-0
  06/21/2004 Festive Crowd Sees Thunder Blank Morelia 3-0
  06/21/2004 Thunder Looks to Chop Timbers into Second
  06/21/2004 Thunder Down Morelia Second Night in a Row
  06/16/2004 Thunder to Face Boulder in Open Cup Action
  06/15/2004 4,206 See Thunder Win 6-1 Kids' Day Match
  06/12/2004 Tarley Again Leads Thunder to Victory
  06/08/2004 Thunder Goes Home With Fans on Saturday
  06/05/2004 Tarley Scores Two as Thunder Defeat Syracuse
  06/04/2004 Lineup Changes Expected to Bolster Scoring
  06/02/2004 Thunder Defeat Vancouver in Overtime 1-0
May
  05/31/2004 Thunder Slates Unique Game-Before-Game at Griffin
  05/30/2004 Thunder Draw With Edmonton 0-0
  05/27/2004 Thunder to Play Morelia of Mexico June 18, 19
  05/24/2004 Thunder Officially Qualifies for U.S. Open Cup
  05/22/2004 Thunder Defeat Wave United in Final Seconds of Double Overtime
  05/22/2004 Thunder and Wave United Battle to 0-0 Finish
  05/19/2004 2,000 Wisconsin Dells Kids Cards Up for Grabs
  05/17/2004 Thunder to Give Away 500 Soccer Balls at Friday's Game
  05/15/2004 Thunder Defeat Edmonton 2-0 in First Game at Griffin Stadium
  05/11/2004 City of St. Paul to Host May 14 Pep Rally
  05/09/2004 Thunder and Mustangs Play to 0-0 Draw
  05/08/2004 Whitecaps Sneak by Thunder in Overtime 2-1
  05/05/2004 Thunder Launch Bremer Bank Interactive Fun Zone
April
  04/28/2004 American Family Insurance Joins Thunder Corporate Team
  04/26/2004 Thunder Shuts Out Calgary In Opener
  04/22/2004 Thunder Signs Freddy
  04/21/2004 Thunder and MetroTransit Hit the Road
  04/20/2004 Thunder to Give Away 1,000 FREE T-shirts to Fans at Opener
  04/13/2004 Thunder Sign MLS Midfielder Jeff Matteo,
  04/09/2004 Target Corporation Back on Board for 2004
  04/06/2004 Magee Returns for Unfinished Business
  04/04/2004 Thunder Hopefuls Make Mark
  04/02/2004 Thunder to Open Exhibition Season Saturday
March
  03/30/2004 New Zealand International Joins Thunder
  03/27/2004 Thunder Offers International Coaching Course
  03/22/2004 Thunder Signs Two Liberian Players
  03/19/2004 Thunder Looks to Ethnic Community for Players
  03/17/2004 Thunder Doubles School Day Games in '04
  03/08/2004 Thunder Announces Pre-Season Schedule
  03/04/2004 Former Kansas City Wizard Commits to Thunder
February
  02/26/2004 “Survivor: All-Stars” Ethan Zohn at Thunder Game
  02/20/2004 Veteran Schulte Returns as Thunder Re-sign Three
  02/19/2004 Sixty Players Fighting for a Spot
  02/18/2004 Thunder Ink Two New Players
  02/09/2004 Thunder Continue Partnership With HealthPartners
  02/07/2004 Thunder Announce Exhibition in Rochester June 19
  02/02/2004 Thunder Offer Fundraising Opportunity
January
  01/20/2004 Thunder Launch Group Ticket Packages
  01/16/2004 Thunder Have Volunteer Opportunities Available
  01/15/2004 Thunder Unveil 2004 Summer Youth Camp Schedule
  01/09/2004 Minnesota Thunder Announce 2004 Regular Season Schedule
December
  12/22/2003 Thunder Announce Dates of 2004 Combine
  12/17/2003 Thunder Select Two in 2004 A-League Draft
  12/15/2003 Thunder Office Ready to Move
  12/08/2003 Thunder Unveil 2004 Calendar
November
  11/24/2003 Major Minnesota Thunder, St. Paul Public Schools News Conference Slated for Monday
  11/24/2003 Thunder Moves To St. Paul!
  11/12/2003 Thunder Steal Thunder At Annual USL Meetings
October
  10/30/2003 Thunder Hire Former National Staff Coach To Oversee Youth Development
  10/07/2003 Thunder Announces Post-Season Honors
September
  09/20/2003 Thunder Draw Blank In A-League Championship, Lose 3-0 To Charleston
  09/16/2003 Minnesota Thunder Weekly Update
  09/14/2003 Torres Secures Thunder’s Spot In League Championship Game
  09/12/2003 Shak, Warren Lead Thunder Past Sounders
  09/10/2003 Local Radio To Broadcast Friday’s Thunder Playoff Match
  09/08/2003 Western Conference Finals Tickets Go On Sale Tuesday
  09/07/2003 Thunder Squash Wave United’s Playoff Hopes 2-0 At NSC
  09/06/2003 Thunder Comes Home Down One Goal
  09/05/2003 180-Minute Playoff Match Begins Tonight In Milwaukee
  09/04/2003 Thunder To Move More Central In ‘04
August
  08/31/2003 Thunder’s 1-1 Draw Secures Home Field Advantage In Second Round
  08/30/2003 Thunder Loses 3-0, Must Win Sunday In Atlanta
  08/27/2003 Minnesota Thunder Weekly Update
  08/27/2003 Early Deficit Dooms Thunder In 3-1 Loss To Milwaukee
  08/24/2003 Thunder Win Streak Snapped At Vancouver 1-0 In OT
  08/22/2003 Thunder Grabs League’s Best Record As Sounders Fall 2-1
  08/20/2003 Minnesota Thunder Weekly Update
  08/16/2003 Red Hot Thunder Extend Season High Undefeated Streak After 3-0 Win
  08/14/2003 Morehead Catches Hot Streak As Thunder Victorious 2-1 Over El Paso
  08/13/2003 Minnesota Thunder Weekly Update
  08/09/2003 Thunder Playoff Bound After 1-0 Win At Cincinnati
  08/08/2003 Thunder Win Sixth Straight On Road, 2-0 Over Blast On Fox Sports World
  08/06/2003 Thunder Look For Revenge Friday Against Indiana On National Television
  08/04/2003 Minnesota Thunder Weekly Update
  08/02/2003 Own Goal Spells Meltdown For Thunder In 2-2 Draw Against Indiana
  08/01/2003 Thunder Hope For Continued Mastery Over Indiana Saturday At NSC
July
  07/31/2003 Minnesota Defends Control Of First Place In Showdown With Milwaukee
  07/28/2003 Minnesota Thunder Weekly Update
  07/26/2003 Liberian All Star Teams Unite In Peaceful Match
  07/25/2003 Magee’s First Goal Of Season Sparks 1-0 Overtime Victory
  07/25/2003 Thunder To Collect Soccer Gear At Remaining Games For Less Fortunate Liberian Children
  07/24/2003 Thunder Look For Spark Against Hot Portland Side Friday
  07/21/2003 Minnesota Thunder Weekly Update
  07/19/2003 Eagles Catch Thunder By Surprise, Win 1-0 At NSC
  07/17/2003 Second MYSA Night Is Saturday Against Charlotte
  07/16/2003 Seattle Scores 60th Minute Knockout Goal, Advances In U.S. Open Cup 1-0 Over Thunder
  07/14/2003 Minnesota Thunder Weekly Update
  07/13/2003 Gonzalez, Gaven Ignite U.S. U-17s Over Canada 3-1 In Blaine
  07/12/2003 Thunder Add More Reserved Seating For Sunday’s U.S. U-17 Men’s National Game
  07/11/2003 Thunder Nab Must-Win Game 3-0 Over Cincinnati
  07/09/2003 First Place At Stake Friday When Thunder Hosts Riverhawks
  07/07/2003 Minnesota Thunder Weekly Update
  07/05/2003 Sounders Stoppage Time Goal Shocks Thunder 3-2 At NSC
  07/02/2003 Torres Sparks Thunder Past Milwaukee 1-0 At Macalester College
June
  06/30/2003 Minnesota Thunder Weekly Update
  06/29/2003 Minnesota Select Team Plays Thunder Evenly
  06/28/2003 Thunder Blast Past Indiana 2-1 At NSC
  06/27/2003 Thunder Hungry To Squash Two-Game Losing Streak Saturday At NSC
  06/27/2003 Tarley’s Hat Trick Fuels Thunder Victory
  06/25/2003 6,418 Screaming Fans Rock The NSC In Third Annual Kids’ Day Game
  06/23/2003 Minnesota Thunder Weekly Update
  06/22/2003 Stillwater’s Morehead Propels Thunder In Homecoming
  06/16/2003 Minnesota Thunder Weekly Update
  06/14/2003 Rochester’s 85th Minute Goal Downs Thunder 2-1
  06/13/2003 Thunder Host A-League Power Rochester Saturday At NSC
  06/11/2003 Thunder Draws Seattle In U.S. Open Cup On July 16
  06/09/2003 Minnesota Thunder Weekly Update
  06/07/2003 Wave United Sink Thunder In Apple Valley 1-0
  06/05/2003 Thunder Seek Revenge Against Border Rival Saturday At Eastview High School
  06/03/2003 Thunder Down Indiana 3-1 On Cool, Misty Night
  06/02/2003 Minnesota Thunder Weekly Update
May
  05/31/2003 Thunder Tame Dogs 4-2 In Front Of 3,478 Fans At NSC
  05/30/2003 Large Crowd Expected At NSC For Battle Of First Place Teams
  05/29/2003 Thunder Entertain 3,306 Kids In First-Ever School Day Game, Defeat Spitfire 4-0
  05/28/2003 Two First-Half Goals Pace Thunder Past Timbers 3-0
  05/27/2003 Minnesota Thunder Weekly Update
  05/24/2003 Thunder Surrender Two Late Goals In 2-1 Loss To Milwaukee
  05/23/2003 Thunder Can Set Record With Win Saturday Against Rival Milwaukee At NSC
  05/19/2003 Minnesota Thunder Weekly Update
  05/18/2003 Thunder Overcome Early Deficit, Earn 2-1 Overtime Victory, Advance In U.S. Open Cup
  05/16/2003 Dynamic Duo Of Morehead And Gramenz Lead Thunder To 2-0 Dismantling Of Milwaukee
  05/14/2003 Thunder Hit Road For Important Two Games
  05/12/2003 Minnesota Thunder Weekly Update
  05/09/2003 Thunder’s 4th Annual Meet The Team Party Set For Saturday At Gameworks
  05/07/2003 Minnesota Thunder Weekly Update
  05/04/2003 Thunder Earn 1-0 Victory In Front Of Largest Home Opener Crowd In Franchise History
  05/02/2003 Thunder Approach Record Crowd For Sundays Home Opener At Metrodome
April
  04/30/2003 Froslid’s Coaching Leads Thunder White To Victory
  04/30/2003 Thunder to Hold Media Day Immediately Following Thursday’s Twins Game at Metrodome
  04/28/2003 Minnesota Thunder Weekly Update
  04/27/2003 Thunder Comeback Falls Short In 2-1 Loss At El Paso
  04/25/2003 Stillwater Native Morehead Scores Game-Winning Goal In El Paso
  04/23/2003 Thunder Kickoff 14th Season In El Paso Friday, April 25
  04/22/2003 Thunder Announce 2003 Roster Featuring 10 Minnesotans
  04/22/2003 Thunder Participate In New Coalition To Promote Kids’ Fitness And Activity
  04/21/2003 Minnesota Thunder Weekly Update
  04/19/2003 Thunder Defeat Creighton University, 3-0, And The Des Moines Menace, 1-0, Saturday In Mankato
  04/18/2003 Thunder Defeat The University Of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 2-1, And Drake University, 3-1, Friday In Mankato
  04/16/2003 Minnesota Thunder Weekly Update
  04/12/2003 Thunder’s Annual Intra-Squad Exhibition Provides Late Game Excitement
  04/11/2003 Thunder’s Annual Intra-Squad Scrimmage Kicks Off Saturday At 7 PM At Hopkins Pavilion
  04/07/2003 Minnesota Thunder Weekly Update
  04/06/2003 Thunder Defeat Inferno FC, 8-1, In Apple Valley
  04/04/2003 Thunder Acquire Rights To MVP Ferruzzi
March
  03/31/2003 Minnesota Thunder Weekly Update
  03/28/2003 Thunder Surpass 600 Season Ticket Mark
  03/26/2003 Coach Lagos Returns To St. Paul School As ‘Principal For A Day’
  03/24/2003 Minnesota Thunder Weekly Update
  03/21/2003 Thunder Re-Signs Magee As Player/Assistant Coach
  03/18/2003 U.S. Men's Under-17 National Team To Play During USA CUP Opening Ceremonies On July 13 At NSC
  03/17/2003 Minnesota Thunder Weekly Update
  03/14/2003 Thunder Announce Radio Deal With WMNN
  03/10/2003 Minnesota Thunder Weekly Update
  03/07/2003 Thunder Adds Three Young Local Stars
  03/05/2003 Three Players From Combine Invited To Thunder Spring Training Camp
  03/03/2003 Minnesota Thunder Weekly Update
February
  02/28/2003 Thunder’s 3rd Annual Kids’ Day Game Set For June 25
  02/25/2003 Thunder Home Opener To Be Played At Metrodome
  02/24/2003 Minnesota Thunder Weekly Update
  02/21/2003 MLS Veteran Midfielder Anderson Returns To Thunder
  02/17/2003 Minnesota Thunder Weekly Update
  02/14/2003 Thunder Present 1st Annual School Day Game Geared Toward Kids Grades K-8
  02/10/2003 Minnesota Thunder Weekly Update
  02/07/2003 Thunder Re-Sign Veteran Goalkeeper
  02/05/2003 Thunder Unveil Summer Youth Camp Schedules
  02/03/2003 Pioneer Press, Thunder Combine To Promote Youth Soccer Camps
January
  01/27/2003 Minnesota Thunder Weekly Update
  01/24/2003 Thunder Continue Partnership With HealthPartners
  01/23/2003 Minnesota Thunder Announce 2003 Regular Season Schedule
  01/13/2003 Thunder Lure First Division Attacker
  01/06/2003 Thunder Re-Sign Key Players
  01/02/2003 Thunder Offer Open Tryouts
December
  12/30/2002 Two Thunder Players Announce Retirement
  12/19/2002 Thunder Nominated For Another National Award
  12/18/2002 Thunder Lands Two Defensive Towers in Draft
  12/05/2002 Thunder Re-Signs All-League Selection Schulte
November
  11/25/2002 Thunder Offers Popular Holiday Gift for Soccer Fans
  11/13/2002 United Soccer Leagues Honor Thunder at AOM
  11/06/2002 Lagos to Direct 8th Annual Thunder Advanced High School Camp Nov. 25-Dec. 18
September
  09/18/2002 Thunder Announces Post-Season Honors
  09/14/2002 Thunder's Season Ends With 2-1 Loss To Milwaukee
  09/13/2002 Menyongar Signs 3-Year Deal With Thunder
  09/12/2002 Thunder, Rampage Battle To Scorless Tie
  09/09/2002 Thunder To Create Noise For Rampage Playoff Battle Thursday At NSC
  09/07/2002 Thunder Advances With Tie
  09/06/2002 Thunder Rolls Into Radio For Saturday’s Playoff Match
  09/05/2002 Menyongar, Torres Combine For Two in Thunder Victory
  09/04/2002 Thunder Faces Patriots in Exciting 2-Games, Total-Goals Format
  09/02/2002 Thunder Playoff Tickets Go On Sale Tuesday
  09/01/2002 Rhinos Down Thunder 2-0 In Rochester
August
  08/30/2002 Torres' Goal Lifts Thunder Over Milwaukee
  08/29/2002 Thunder Announces 2003 Season Ticket Plans, Pricing
  08/28/2002 Thunder Host Rival Milwaukee for ‘Biggest Game of Year’
  08/27/2002 Swallen To Be Inducted Into Thunder Hall of Fame
  08/27/2002 Milwaukee Win Tonight Forces Thunder Must-Win Situation Friday
  08/26/2002 Thunder Offer Tickets To Twins Faithful
  08/25/2002 Tennyson's Goal Stuns Thunder In Overtime
  08/23/2002 Menyongar Leads Thunder Into First Place Tie With Milwaukee
  08/22/2002 Grass Bowl, Playoff Race Magnify Sunday's Thunder Match
  08/21/2002 Thunder Faces "Must Win" Against Cincinnati Friday
  08/20/2002 Thunder Player Jerseys Going Once, Twice, Sold
  08/19/2002 Thunder Weekend Wins Seal Playoff Berth, Second Place in Central Division
  08/17/2002 Thunder Upsets Seattle, Hands Sounders First Home Loss of Season
  08/16/2002 Thunder Strikes Down Timbers in Portland
  08/14/2002 Thunder Faces Tough West Coast Road Trip this Weekend
  08/14/2002 Menyongar Named USL A-League Player of the Week
  08/08/2002 Thunder Explode For Five First Half Goals in 8-0 Rout of Indiana
  08/07/2002 Torres' Two Tallies Earn Team of the Week Honors
  08/06/2002 Minnesota Thunder, Thunder Plus, World Vision To Collect Soccer Gear for Children in Need
  08/05/2002 Thunder Thrusts First Thirsty Thursday
  08/03/2002 Thunder Delivers Shutout on Mariners' Home Field
  08/02/2002 Thunder Gives Richmond Win in Overtime Play
July
  07/31/2002 Thunder Looks To Build Momentum On Road
  07/30/2002 Thunder Pick Up Rapids Defender Shak for Weekend
  07/26/2002 Thunder Thumps Pittsburgh 3-0
  07/24/2002 Pittsburgh Riverhounds Battle Thunder in Inaugural Clash Friday
  07/20/2002 Thunder's Home Woes Continue In Overtime Loss To El Paso
  07/18/2002 Patriots March Into Minnesota Saturday for Western Conference Battle
  07/17/2002 Thunder Defeated By Reigning Open Cup Champs
  07/15/2002 Cobi Jones, Alexi Lalas Face Thunder In Open Cup Match July 17
  07/14/2002 Thunder Falls 2-0 To MLS Defending Champs
  07/13/2002 Thunder Suffer Costly Injuries in Tie with Milwaukee
  07/11/2002 Minnesota, Milwaukee Battle in Central Division Showdown
  07/09/2002 Minnesota Is Middle of Soccer Madness July 13-21
  07/09/2002 Minnesota Thunder to Honor Lagos Brothers Sunday
  07/05/2002 Heinrichs Names Training Camp Roster For Norway Match
  07/04/2002 Seattle Halts Minnesota's Five-Game Unbeaten Streak
  07/02/2002 Thursday Thunder Match Culminates With Blazin' Fireworks
June
  06/29/2002 Thunder Battle To 1-1 Deadlock Against Defending Champion Rochester
  06/28/2002 Thunder Releases Forward Thiago Martins
  06/27/2002 Thunder to Host Welcome Home Celebration for World Cup Star
  06/26/2002 Menyongar's Four Goals Lead Thunder in Rout over San Diego
  06/25/2002 Tony Sanneh Scheduled to Appear at Saturday’s Thunder Match
  06/24/2002 Thunder Look to Extend Unbeaten Streak in Open Cup Match Wednesday
  06/23/2002 Thunder Beat Indiana 1-0 in Tough Road Match
  06/22/2002 Minnesota Captures Third Cincinnati Win in Overtime
  06/20/2002 Thunder Earn Point in 1-1 Tie With Vancouver
  06/19/2002 Vancouver Whitecaps Break Into St. Paul Thursday
  06/18/2002 Thunder To Host World Cup Breakfast Bash at Planet Hollywood
  06/17/2002 Thunder To Offer August Camp for College-Bound Players
  06/15/2002 Thunder Ties 2-2 Thanks To Torres' Tallies
  06/14/2002 Thunder To Make Noise Against Richmond Saturday
  06/12/2002 Thunder Win Streak Snapped By Last-Minute Goal In Milwaukee
  06/11/2002 Minnesota Meets Milwaukee in Central Division Showdown
  06/08/2002 Thunder Rumbles Past Riverhawks for 4th Straight Win
  06/06/2002 Torrid Thunder Eye 4th Straight Win Saturday
  06/05/2002 Minnesota Thunder, Oasis ‘Corner’ Sponsorship Market
  06/04/2002 Thunder To Host U.S. Open Cup Match June 26
  06/03/2002 Magee Lights-Up Fire
  06/01/2002 Thunder Crush Calgary 4-1
May
  05/31/2002 Calgary stampedes into Minnesota Saturday
  05/31/2002 Earthquakes Tickets Go On Sale To Public Saturday
  05/29/2002 Thunder to Host Kicks-Strikers Reunion Game June 8
  05/25/2002 Thunder beat Blast 2-0 to advance in U.S. Open Cup play
  05/24/2002 Thunder Reaches Record Season Ticket Sales
  05/23/2002 U.S. Women To Face Norway On July 21 in Blaine; Clash Between The World's Top Two Teams Live On ESPN
  05/22/2002 Thunder Face Indiana Saturday in Home Opener
  05/21/2002 Minnesota Thunder to Host Media Day on the Nicollet Mall Wednesday
  05/20/2002 Do You Hear Thunder? Minnesota's Pro Soccer Team Utilizes Guerrilla Tactics To Attract Fans
  05/18/2002 Thunder Storms Cincinnati, Brings Home 3-0 Win
  05/17/2002 Thunder Barrage Falls Short, Loses 2-1 to Indiana
  05/16/2002 Thunder Face Indiana, Cincinnati In Weekend Road Trip
  05/14/2002 Thunder Signs International Goal-Scorer
  05/10/2002 Torres, Menyongar lead Thunder past Milwaukee
  05/09/2002 Thunder Looks To Strike In Milwaukee
  05/04/2002 Minnesota Thunder Miss Last-Minute Corner Kick, Drop 1-0 Decision To Calgary
  05/03/2002 Thunder Dominate, Fall To Vancouver 1-0
  05/02/2002 Thunder Pick Up Three MLS Players For Weekend
  05/01/2002 Thunder Offers Free Mother’s Day Market Bouquet With Purchase of Season Ticket
April
  04/27/2002 Short-Handed Thunder Earn Point On Road In 0-0 Season Opener
  04/25/2002 Minnesota Thunder Partners With HealthPartners
  04/25/2002 Thunder Open 13th Season in El Paso Saturday
  04/22/2002 Thunder Announce 18-Man Roster for 2002
  04/21/2002 Minnesota Thunder Exhibition Match in Owatonna Postponed
  04/20/2002 Minnesota Thunder Reveals National Anthem Singers for Home Opener
  04/19/2002 Minnesota Thunder Split Preseason Exhibitions
  04/18/2002 Thunder to Face SpitFire in Mankato this Summer
  04/17/2002 Thunder Release Three Players
  04/15/2002 Minnesota Thunder Individual Game Tickets On Sale April 16
  04/14/2002 Lagos Announces Thunder Training Camp Roster
  04/13/2002 Minnesota Thunder Pre-season Kicked Off Today With Intra-Squad Match
  04/12/2002 Thunder Find Diamonds in the Rough
  04/12/2002 Thunder Pre-Season Begins Tomorrow
  04/09/2002 Thunder Sign Hutchison, Llamas
  04/04/2002 World Cup Star to Coach at Thunder Residential Camp
March
  03/28/2002 Thunder to Host Striker/Goalkeeper Camp
  03/26/2002 Thunder Sign Three Youthful MLS Players
  03/21/2002 Thunder Re-Sign Magee, Gentile
  03/18/2002 MLS Champion Earthquakes to Play Thunder During USA Cup Opening Ceremonies
  03/06/2002 Thunder Announce 15 Summer Day Camps
February
  02/23/2002 Thunder’s Diverse Combine Starts Sunday
  02/14/2002 Thunder Drafts Local Product de St. Aubin
  02/12/2002 Minnesota State Mankato to Host Thunder’s Pre-Season Training Camp
January
  01/22/2002 Thunder Launch Website Poll To Lure Lalas
  01/07/2002 Thunder Players Kick Off Third Annual Pro-Am League Tonight
  01/03/2002 Thunder Announce 28-Game 2002 Regular Season Schedule
December
  12/28/2001 Want To Be A Pro Soccer Player?
  12/19/2001 Thunder Unveil Updated Logo
  12/18/2001 Three More Top Young Players Commit To Thunder
  12/14/2001 Thunder Lures Two Blue Chip Attackers To Minnesota
  12/11/2001 Thunder’s Swallen Retires
  12/05/2001 Thunder Scoop Up Forward From West Coast
November
  11/28/2001 Thunder Lands Four Players on USL Select Team
  11/15/2001 Holiday Promotion Expected to Boost Thunder Season Ticket Numbers
  11/12/2001 Thunder Cup Combines Camp, Tournament over Holidays
October
  10/24/2001 Thunder Re-Inks Goal Scoring Wizard Woolfolk
  10/10/2001 Thunder's Menyongar Signs One-Year Extension
  10/05/2001 Thunder To Dontate To NYC Relief Efforts
September
  09/26/2001 Thunder Announces Post-Season Honors
  09/03/2001 Thunder Finishes Strong During Last 10 Matches Despite 1-0 Loss To Vancouver
August
  08/28/2001 Thunder Fan Appreciation Game This Monday
  08/27/2001 Thunder Win Game, Lose Playoff Spot
  08/22/2001 Portland Spoils Thunder Playoff Hopes With 2-1 Overtime Victory
  08/20/2001 Buzz “Bubble” Head Night This Saturday
  08/20/2001 Woolfolk Scores Two As The Thunder Defeats Seattle 5-2 In Playoff Race
  08/18/2001 Thunder Shocks Liberia With 5-1 Victory
  08/14/2001 George Weah To Guest Coach at St. Louis Park Thunder Camp on Wednesday
  08/11/2001 Nowak Keeps Thunder Hopeful In 1-1 Draw
  08/10/2001 Thunder’s Four-Game Unbeaten Streak Ends With 2-1 Loss To San Diego
  08/08/2001 Thunder To Play Superstar George Weah, Liberian National Team On August 18 At The National Sports Center
  08/06/2001 Bulgarian Defender Bankov Traded To Rochester
  08/03/2001 Schulte’s 22-Yard Bomb Keeps Thunder Rolling
  08/01/2001 Streaking Thunder “Must Win” Friday
July
  07/30/2001 Thunder, Connexus Energy Unveil Buzz Bubble Head Night for August 25
  07/27/2001 Magee Lifts Thunder Past Portland In 2-1 Overtime Victory To Stay In Playoff Race
  07/24/2001 Menyongar’s World Cup Fate To Be Decided Sunday
  07/21/2001 Minnesota Shuts Out Rival Rampage 1-0
  07/21/2001 Abboud, 11-Year Thunder Veteran To Be Recognized At July 27 Match
  07/18/2001 Kroener Ignites Thunder Offense In 2-1 Victory Over Chivas in Schwan’s USA Cup Showcase Match
  07/16/2001 Thunder Faces Mexican Sensation Chivas Wednesday In Showcase Match
  07/15/2001 Ten Men Lead Miraculous Thunder Comeback
  07/13/2001 Atlanta Defeats Thunder With Back To Back Goals
  07/12/2001 Thunder, Fans Set To Tee It Up Together
  07/10/2001 Thunder Hosts Youth Jersey Night On Friday, USA Cup Opening Ceremonies On Sunday
  07/01/2001 Seattle Frustrates Thunder In 2-1 Loss
June
  06/28/2001 Thunder To Give Out Free USA Tickets During Crazy Half-Time Contests This Sunday
  06/26/2001 Thunder To Feature Fireworks Extravaganza Following Sunday's Game
  06/24/2001 Thunder Gives Up Early Goal to San Diego
  06/22/2001 Thunder Newcomer Armas Scores Game-Winning Goal
  06/21/2001 ’98 US World Cup Coach To Speak At Eastview High Sunday
  06/18/2001 Thunder Signs Former Earthquakes Forward
  06/17/2001 Thunder Storms Past Milwaukee In 3-1 Victory
  06/16/2001 Thunder Dominate, Fall to Timbers 1-0
  06/11/2001 Thunder Acquires Midfield Star from Atlanta, Trades Mladenov
  06/10/2001 Thunder Closes Road Trip With 1-0 Loss At Seattle
  06/08/2001 Vancouver Avenges 1-0 Loss To Thunder
  06/06/2001 Baena, Sawatsky Combine for Portland Victory
  06/04/2001 Thunder Signs Midfielder Paul Nowak
  06/02/2001 “Famous” Amos Helps Thunder Edge Vancouver
May
  05/31/2001 Hayes’ Early Goal Gives Milwaukee 1-0 Victory
  05/28/2001 Wednesday’s Minnesota-Milwaukee Showdown To Determine US Open Cup Spot
  05/27/2001 Zeba, Menyongar Combine For Thunder Victory
  05/22/2001 Additional Reserved Seats Added for U.S. Women’s Game
  05/21/2001 U.S. Open Cup Spot Likely To Be Determined This Weekend, Milwaukee Controls Own Destiny
  05/20/2001 Thunder Rallies El Paso for Tie
  05/19/2001 Thunder Continues to Struggle On The Road
  05/14/2001 U.S. Women’s National Team Members To Appear at Thunder Girls Camp
  05/13/2001 Lagos Gives Thunder Victory in Overtime
  05/11/2001 Minnesota Falls To Cincinnati On the Road
  05/09/2001 Minnesota-Milwaukee Rivalry Gets Physical
  05/08/2001 Thunder Signs Defender Kalin Bankov
  05/07/2001 Lagos’ Healed Leg Responds With Two Goals
  05/01/2001 Tickets For U.S. Women’s Soccer Match Go On Sale Tomorrow
April
  04/30/2001 Thunder Single-Game Tickets Go On Sale Tuesday
  04/29/2001 Fernandes Helps Rough Riders Edge Thunder
  04/27/2001 Thunder Open 2001 Season With Overtime Loss
  04/26/2001 Thunder To Play Guadalajara Chivas on July 18
  04/26/2001 Thunder Announces 2001 Roster As Season Opens Friday; Veteran Abboud Retires
  04/22/2001 Thunder Downs Drake, Ties Creighton
  04/21/2001 Famous Amos Returns To Thunder
  04/20/2001 Rookies Shine As Thunder Takes Two In Iowa
  04/19/2001 U.S. Women Return To The Field For Independence Day Series; Will Face Canada On July 3 In Blaine, Minn.
  04/16/2001 Menyongar Gets Call to Liberian National Team
  04/14/2001 U.S. Women’s National Team Members To Appear at Thunder Girls Camp
  04/10/2001 HealthPartners, Thunder Join Forces; Thunder Successful in Exhibition
  04/06/2001 Thunder Signs Mexican Veteran Fabian
  04/03/2001 Subway, Minnesota Thunder Sandwich Partnership
March
  03/28/2001 Menyongar Re-Called to Fire Exhibition - Stoitchkov Praises “Tiny Ticket”
  03/27/2001 Pre-Season Match Added Due to Weather; Thunder Re-Sign Locals Gramenz, Otto
  03/19/2001 Chicago Fire Beckons Menyongar For Trial; Winkel Signs First Pro-Contract
  03/12/2001 Lagos Visits Pro Club in Mexico; Winters Traded
  03/05/2001 15 Thunder Soccer Camps Set for Summer
February
  02/26/2001 Season Ticket Sales Up 150% From Last Year
  02/20/2001 Pro-Am League Playoffs Begin This Week
  02/20/2001 Thunder Veteran Swallen Re-Signs
  02/20/2001 Minnesota Thunder Names Russell & Herder Agency of Record
  02/13/2001 More Than 15 Nations Represented at Thunder Tryout
  02/09/2001 Thunder Select Local Players Miller, Gores, Mark in A-League Draft
  02/01/2001 Former U.S. National Team Coach Comes to Minnesota for Thunder Summer Residential Camps
January
  01/30/2001 Thunder Re-Signs Mike Gentile
  01/23/2001 Thunder Announces Special Ticket Offer for South Siders
December
  12/17/2000 Want To Be A Pro Soccer Player?
  12/14/2000 Thunder Goes West as A-League Restructures Divisions
  12/05/2000 Thunder to Kick Off Winter Youth Soccer Camps in January
November
  11/12/2000 Magee Kicking it up in Belgium with Cercle Brugge of the Second Division
October
  10/30/2000 John Menk to Lead Thunder Youth Soccer Camps
September
  09/30/2000 Rochester routs Thunder 3-1 in final
  09/29/2000 Road to repeat runs through Rochester
  09/28/2000 Soccer Blast, Champp's to show final live
  09/27/2000 MSC to broadcast A-League fin
  09/25/2000 Rochester travel package available for fans
  09/24/2000 Thunder reach 3rd straight A-League final
  09/24/2000 It's Thunder-Rhinos III in final
  09/22/2000 Thunder win a wild one, 4-3
  09/22/2000 Thunder on verge of 3rd straight final
  09/20/2000 Thunder open conference finals Thursday
  09/18/2000 Minnesota vs. Milwaukee for conference title
  09/17/2000 Rally lifts Thunder into Final Four
  09/15/2000 Top 10 Reasons to Watch Saturday's Game
  09/14/2000 Thunder lose, must win Saturday
  09/12/2000 Thunder visit Vancouver Wednesday
  09/11/2000 Tickets for Saturday go on sale
  09/10/2000 Thunder blast Indiana; Vancouver next
  09/05/2000 Thunder boost attendance 24%
  09/02/2000 Thunder drop regular-season finale
  09/01/2000 Three teens to test Thunder
  09/01/2000 Thunder to open playoffs against Indiana
August
  08/31/2000 Thunder's Winters to be Olympic alternate
  08/30/2000 Thunder to honor Ten Year Club
  08/28/2000 A lot at stake for Thunder Saturday
  08/26/2000 Thunder clinch regular-season title
  08/24/2000 Thunder-Rampage Top 10 List
  08/23/2000 Friday's match must-win for Milwaukee
  08/22/2000 Longtime stalwart Menk retires
  08/21/2000 Thunder eye season title, scoring record
  08/19/2000 Menyongar's double troubles Tennessee
  08/18/2000 Thunder High School Night Aug. 25
  08/18/2000 Thunder hope to regain rhythm
  08/14/2000 Thunder announce new fall camp program
  08/13/2000 Fire duo scorches Thunder at Milwaukee
  08/12/2000 Martinez, Mariners plunder Thunder
  08/11/2000 Target, Thunder to honor Special Olympians
  08/10/2000 Lagos to coach 200th Thunder game
  08/09/2000 Thunder announce postseason schedule
  08/08/2000 Magee to play for Thunder Sunday
  08/07/2000 Thunder International Night Saturday
  08/06/2000 Thunder southern sojourn successful
  08/04/2000 Saturday homecoming for Thunder's Lowery
  08/04/2000 Top 10 reasons to watch Thunder Saturday
  08/01/2000 Adair to add depth up front
July
  07/31/2000 Thunder attendance hotter than July
  07/29/2000 Thunder win but lose Lagos
  07/27/2000 Thunder on UPN-9 TV Thursday
  07/27/2000 Thunder shift focus to title repeat
  07/26/2000 Thunder battle but bow to Burn
  07/26/2000 Thunder head south Aug. 5
  07/23/2000 Dallas Burn bring in big guns
  07/22/2000 Schneider, Thunder cap big weekend
  07/21/2000 Menyongar nets 3 in victory
  07/20/2000 Thunder to rest 4 starters Friday
  07/19/2000 Thunder fall to Fire 2-1
  07/17/2000 Menyongar, Magee spark Thunder rout
  07/17/2000 Soccer's Big Red joins baseball's Big Mac
  07/15/2000 Mladenov's second caps historic rally
  07/12/2000 Lalas appearance changed to July 19
  07/10/2000 Thunder 6-game win streak stalled
  07/10/2000 Thunder Weekly Release
  07/08/2000 Thunder's Valderrama to make home debut
  07/07/2000 Thunder trade defender Abukusumo
  07/07/2000 Soccer icon Lalas Minnesota bound
  07/05/2000 Winters' winner works for weary warriors
  07/05/2000 Liberian national team recalls Sebwe
  07/03/2000 Thunder aim to outshoot young guns
  07/02/2000 Schneider's hat trick sparks Thunder
  07/02/2000 Thunder victory is M-M-M good
June
  06/30/2000 Let's play 3 (in 4 days)
  06/29/2000 Colombian supremo: Valderrama returns
  06/28/2000 Minnesota native Menk rejoins Thunder
  06/27/2000 Thunder duo called up to MLS
  06/25/2000 Thunder trip Tennessee 4-2
  06/24/2000 Tricky Tennessee to test Thunder
  06/22/2000 Thunder stop Sounders 3-1
  06/22/2000 The biggest game in Thunder history?
  06/20/2000 Thunder to honor injured prep player
  06/17/2000 Thunder take over league points lead
  06/16/2000 Can Thunder maintain torrid scoring pace?
  06/15/2000 Thunder thump Mexico, avoid upset
  06/14/2000 Thunder set for biggest game since A-League final
  06/12/2000 Thunder eye another championship
  06/11/2000 Mladenov saves the (picnic) day
  06/08/2000 Thunder turn problem into picnic
  06/06/2000 David vs. Goliath in U.S. Open Cup
  06/04/2000 'The Tiny Ticket': Menyongar mystifies Milwaukee
  06/04/2000 Thunder unbeaten run done at 21
  06/02/2000 Thunder-Rampage rivalry one of best around
May
  05/31/2000 Thunder midfielder Mladenov earns 2nd honor in 4 weeks
  05/30/2000 Thunder put two win streaks on the line
  05/27/2000 Thunder celebrate ring night in championship style
  05/22/2000 Thunder streak at 19 entering home opener
  05/20/2000 Unbeaten streak hits 19 as Thunder tie Mariners
  05/19/2000 Win streak finally ends for road-weary Thunder
  05/18/2000 Best in the west takes on beast of the east
  05/17/2000 Lagos named A-League Player of the Week
  05/15/2000 Thunder improve record to 4-0, streak to 17
  05/13/2000 Lagos leads Thunder past Blast
  05/13/2000 Minnesota maintains mastery over Milwaukee
  05/11/2000 Thunder put 15-game streak on the line
  05/10/2000 Championship Ring Night is May 27
  05/09/2000 Individual Thunder tickets go on sale Wednesday
  05/08/2000 Thunder to begin Open Cup qualifying
  05/05/2000 Thunder win 2000 season opener
  05/02/2000 Thunder set to begin defense of title
April
  04/29/2000 Thunder close preseason 8-0-1
  04/28/2000 Kickoff Classic moved to 6:30 p.m. Sunday
  04/27/2000 Thunder forwards flog Frogs
  04/26/2000 Thunder gird for key exhibitions
  04/25/2000 Thunder Kickoff Classic slated Sunday at Fogerty
  04/22/2000 Thunder edge Menace in final tune-up
  04/21/2000 Thunder face tough test Saturday
  04/21/2000 Thunder's Winters helps U.S. win
  04/20/2000 Stockton signs; Valderrama visits
  04/17/2000 Thunder midfielder makes Olympic squad
  04/15/2000 Thunder gain exhibition sweep
  04/14/2000 Thunder travel to Des Moines Saturday
  04/13/2000 Valderrama set for Thunder trial
  04/10/2000 Labastida rejoins Thunder for 2nd season
  04/09/2000 Thunder tie Chicago in exhibition opener
  04/07/2000 Thunder's Winters steps toward Sydney
  04/07/2000 Dome collapse forces Sunday game change
  04/06/2000 Thunder sign Lagos, two newcomers
  04/03/2000 Thunder open exhibition slate Sunday
  04/01/2000 A sparkling Saturday for soccer
March
  03/30/2000 Olympic hopeful Winters joins Thunder
  03/23/2000 Thunder sign leading scorer Mladenov
  03/16/2000 Thunder announce summer camp schedule
  03/16/2000 Thunder introduce residential camp program
  03/15/2000 Stoichkov slated to play in Minnesota
  03/14/2000 Thunder to appear at Mighty Kicks rally
  03/09/2000 Zeba to assist Thunder once again
February
  02/25/2000 Locals bid for Thunder roster spots
  02/24/2000 Thunder combine set to open
  02/21/2000 Froslid comes home to take GM post
  02/16/2000 A-League MVP re-signs with Thunder
  02/14/2000 Bayern bests Milan for pro-am title
  02/11/2000 Pro-am league finals set for Sunday
  02/10/2000 Thunder address offense, defense with signings
  02/08/2000 Thunder sign super sniper Schneider
  02/06/2000 Thunder gain 3, lose 2 in drafts
  02/03/2000 Thunder re-sign all-star Coughlin
  02/01/2000 Manning moves on up to MLS' Mutiny
January
  01/25/2000 Veteran Leventhal re-signs with Thunder
  01/19/2000 Magee featured on national radio show
  01/17/2000 Thunder to open season in El Paso
  01/11/2000 Lagos to coach USL All-Stars
  01/09/2000 Thunder's 2001 Schedule Ranks 7th Toughest in League
  01/08/2000 Thunder pro-am league debuts Sunday
December
  12/29/1999 Abboud signs on for 10th season
  12/28/1999 SBI tabs Manning as one 'To Watch'
  12/27/1999 Eden Prairie camp site shifts
  12/27/1999 Thunder title among top stories
  12/25/1999 Star Tribune honors Thunder coach Lagos
  12/09/1999 Thunder renew Otto's contract
  12/07/1999 Thunder loan Mladenov to Cleveland
November
  11/29/1999 Thunder renew contracts of 3 key players
  11/19/1999 Thunder to appear at Soccer Blast Sunday
  11/15/1999 Peers rank Thunder organization 4th
October
  10/23/1999 MSC to show Thunder win
  10/16/1999 Minnesota Thunder win first A-League championship
  10/13/1999 Swallen named top goalkeeper
  10/11/1999 Twin Cities home to soccer mecca
  10/11/1999 It's a rematch with the Rhinos
  10/09/1999 Thunder nab 3 all-league spots
  10/08/1999 Thunder repeat as conference champs
  10/07/1999 Thunder 1 win away from 4th finals berth
  10/03/1999 Thunder flog Flash 4-1
September
  09/30/1999 Thunder hope to extend home season
  09/27/1999 Thunder 's Manning goes 4 for 4
  09/26/1999 Thunder, Flash to clash
  09/21/1999 Thunder sweep into final four
  09/21/1999 Bankov, Zeba earn league honor
  09/19/1999 Schneider's OT goal lifts Thunder
  09/19/1999 Thunder eye fifth semifinal berth
  09/17/1999 Thunder to face MLS coach Saturday
  09/16/1999 Challenge Cup shifts Saturday start
  09/15/1999 Swallen's shutout stems scoring spree
  09/15/1999 Lagos to talk Thunder on WCCO
  09/14/1999 David vs. Methuselah in playoffs?
  09/13/1999 Swallen, Lagos interviewed on WMNN
  09/13/1999 Thunder open semifinal series Saturday
  09/12/1999 Thunder outlast storm, Storm
  09/09/1999 Mladenov picks up scoring slack
  09/08/1999 Swallen is Thunder's 24-karat keeper
  09/05/1999 Thunder's 7th straight win eliminates Rampage
  09/04/1999 Thunder blank Rampage 3-0 for 6th straight win
  09/04/1999 Thunder seek 7th straight win Sunday
  09/02/1999 Thunder close 10th regular season this weekend
August
  08/29/1999 Thunder clinch Central Division title
  08/28/1999 Red-hot Nowak lifts Thunder to 2-1 win
  08/26/1999 Thunder look to stay sharp as playoffs near
  08/25/1999 Saunders, Nowak nab A-League honors
  08/22/1999 Thunder win 3-2 in a shootout at Indiana
  08/21/1999 Thunder hold on to first place in Central with 4-1 win
  08/20/1999 First-place Thunder open back-to-back trip Saturday
  08/18/1999 Thunder take over first in Central with 4-1 win
  08/17/1999 Wednesday showdown opens Thunder's stretch run
  08/10/1999 Tornado's Schulte named to PDL all-star team
  08/08/1999 Blast outlast Thunder, spoil bid for first place
  08/06/1999 Sockers tame Tornado in PDL conference playoffs
  08/05/1999 Thunder could take over first in division by besting Blast
  08/04/1999 Service with a smile: Thunder's Zeba honored
July
  07/31/1999 Tornado clinches division title, preps for playoffs
  07/30/1999 Zeba zaps Zodiac with game-winning assist
  07/29/1999 Thunder face another playoff team Friday in Blaine
  07/28/1999 Thunder’s Gramenz honored after scoring winning goal
  07/28/1999 Storm hands Thunder first regulation loss, 3-2
  07/27/1999 Thunder visit New Orleans in battle of playoff hopefuls
  07/26/1999 Thunder defense does it all in 1-0 win over Tennessee
  07/24/1999 Red-hot Rhythm visit Minnesota at 7:05 p.m. Sunday
  07/23/1999 Thunder continue push toward top spot in Central
  07/20/1999 Lagos’ OT tally lifts Thunder past Rampage 2-1
  07/19/1999 Thunder hit the road for first time since May 22
  07/17/1999 Thunder score five in second half of 5-0 win
  07/16/1999 Leading scorer Magee to return to Thunder lineup
  07/15/1999 Thunder trip Tampa Bay for first win over MLS club
  07/15/1999 Former Milwaukee midfielder Gentile to sign with Thunder
  07/14/1999 Durable defender Bankov honored by A-League
  07/14/1999 Mascot mania returns to NSC at 7:05 p.m. tonight
  07/12/1999 What a weekend for Minnesota goalkeepers
  07/12/1999 Spotlight to shine on Thunder, Mutiny Wednesday at NSC
  07/10/1999 U.S. Pro-40 outlasts Thunder 2-1 in shootout
  07/10/1999 Thunder to share soccer stage with Schwan’s USA Cup
  07/09/1999 Ooh-aah Pawel Nowak, say ooh-aah Pawel Nowak
  07/08/1999 Kevin Anderson returns to Minnesota – in visiting uniform
  07/08/1999 Host Hampton Roads blanks A-League all-stars 3-0
  07/07/1999 Thunder threesome prepares for A-League All-Star Game
  07/05/1999 Thunder offense fizzles on the Fourth
  07/01/1999 Expect explosiveness at Sunday’s Thunder game
June
  06/29/1999 Rochester-Thunder rematch lives up to billing
  06/29/1999 Thunder’s Lagos to coach at A-League All-Star Game
  06/26/1999 Thunder wrestle Rhinos Sunday in championship rematch
  06/24/1999 Steady as he goes: Thunder defender Bankov honored
  06/24/1999 Bucks bounce Thunder out of Open Cup
  06/24/1999 Valderrama, Tampa Bay to visit Minnesota July 14
  06/22/1999 Will the Bucks stop here?
  06/22/1999 Lower division Bucks to provide high quality test
  06/20/1999 Workmanlike effort lifts Thunder past Blast 2-0
  06/18/1999 Something old, something new at Saturday’s game
  06/17/1999 Swallen redeems himself after birthday blunder
  06/16/1999 Hat trickster Magee earns Team of the Week spot
  06/15/1999 Thunder, Rampage face off for 25th time Wednesday
  06/13/1999 Magee's hat trick sparks 6-0 rout of Riverhawks
  06/12/1999 Formation alteration highlights Saturday’s Thunder game
  06/11/1999 Thunder eye 6th win in 7 tries Saturday against Cincy
  06/10/1999 Thunder to host Mid Michigan June 23 in Open Cup
  06/09/1999 Can defense win the Thunder a championship?
  06/06/1999 Thunder prepare to play 3 games in 8 days
  06/02/1999 Mladenov, Swallen named to A-League Team of the Week
May
  05/30/1999 Everything goes Thunder's way in 7-0 rout of El Paso
  05/28/1999 Thunder open 10-game home stand Saturday vs. El Paso
  05/26/1999 CityBusiness names Thunder's Manning to 40 Under 40 list
  05/25/1999 Thunder forward Lagos named to Team of the Week
  05/25/1999 Thunder to meet Wednesday to view soccer Super Bowl
  05/23/1999 Forward finally finds finishing form in Thunder win
  05/23/1999 Thunder return home ahead of last year’s pace
  05/22/1999 Thunder finally give up a goal, fall to 86ers
  05/22/1999 Soccer site offers updated A-League scores, reports
  05/20/1999 Minnesota looks to nab Open Cup berth at Vancouver
  05/19/1999 Thunder keeper Swallen runs shutout streak to 5
  05/16/1999 Berkeley-bound Thunder to shake up lineup
  05/16/1999 Nowak’s goal lifts Thunder to 1-0 win at San Francisco
  05/15/1999 It Raines but doesn’t pour as Minnesota wins 1-0
  05/14/1999 Lowery signs 2-year deal with Thunder
  05/14/1999 Thunder will encounter 2 new teams on road trip
  05/11/1999 Thunder defender Sylvester honored by A-League
  05/10/1999 Thunder stifle Storm in surprisingly mild home opener
  05/08/1999 Tornado improve to 2-0 by dismantling Des Moines
  05/08/1999 Thunder aim to storm past New Orleans Sunday
  05/07/1999 Thunder to honor soccer moms on Mother’s Day
  05/02/1999 Toronto tips Thunder in 10th round of shootout
  05/01/1999 Ceremony rings hollow after Thunder upend Rochester
April
  04/30/1999 Chicago to loan Lagos to Thunder for Toronto game
  04/30/1999 Thunder open 10th season with title rematch at Rochester
  04/26/1999 Rochester radio station to broadcast Thunder opener
  04/25/1999 White outscores Blue 6-4 to win Thunder Kickoff Classic
  04/24/1999 Thunder win 4th straight preseason game
  04/24/1999 Thunder edge Lone Stars, finish preseason unbeaten
  04/23/1999 Kickoff Classic Sunday at Blaine's Fogerty Arena
  04/23/1999 Breathe Right® support of Thunder pairs local businesses
  04/22/1999 Thunder stifle SMU, secure split squad sweep
  04/21/1999 Thunder hammer host TCU 6-2 in preseason exhibition game
  04/20/1999 Training schedule slows as scrimmages near
  04/14/1999 Thunder spring training camp opens Thursday in Blaine
  04/13/1999 Long Island pipeline pumps Castma, Schneider on to Thunder roster
  04/11/1999 Thunder thwart three teams at Des Moines scrimmages
  04/09/1999 Tornado amateur team schedules open tryout April 10-11
  04/08/1999 Thunder to bring MLS to Minnesota for third straight season
  04/04/1999 Zeba’s goal lifts Thunder past Chicago Sockers
  04/03/1999 Galyan’s Trading Company joins Thunder in quest to be the best
  04/03/1999 New faces to provide excitement at tonight’s Thunder scrimmage
March
  03/31/1999 Thunder to scrimmage Chicago Sockers Saturday at Holy Angels
  03/30/1999 Thunder tabs Amanda Mather as new operations manager
  03/19/1999 Frosted Wheaties, Thunder to team up on Minnesota soccer’s big day
  03/17/1999 Sears Imported Autos, Sunburst sign 2-year sponsorships with Thunder
  03/12/1999 Former SPA star Otto signs with Thunder, rejoins coach Lagos
  03/08/1999 Thunder sign defender Raines away from division champ Metros
  03/03/1999 Thunder release 10 players from free agent combine
  03/02/1999 Thunder add attacking depth by signing Luis Labastida
February
  02/26/1999 Former Gophers grid great Darkins among Thunder combine hopefuls
  02/26/1999 Buzz Lagos, Chris Darkins discuss upcoming combine on WMNN radio
  02/21/1999 Thunder upended by Des Moines Menace in indoor exhibition game
  02/21/1999 Two Minnesotans on U.S. roster for Sunday’s game against Chile
  02/19/1999 Saunders signs with Thunder, hopes for strong return from injury
  02/17/1999 Popular defender Mark Abboud returns for 9th season with Thunder
  02/16/1999 Thunder operations manager Mattis joins Minnesota Timberwolves
  02/10/1999 Thunder renew contract of Gerard Lagos, make two other moves
  02/07/1999 Thunder select local players Lowery, Otto, Jensen in A-League draft
  02/07/1999 Colorado selects Thunder's Anderson in MLS supplemental draft
  02/06/1999 Thunder high on local players heading into Sunday’s A-League draft
  02/06/1999 Former Thunder star Sanneh scores as U.S. stuns Germany 3-0
  02/02/1999 Popular defender Chato retires after six seasons with Thunder
  02/01/1999 PTOSI continues as Thunder's exclusive physical therapy provider
January
  01/27/1999 Thunder renew contract of dynamic midfielder Morgan Zeba
  01/27/1999 Deal extends Honeywell sponsorship of Thunder into next millennium
  01/14/1999 Thunder sign Bankov, release veteran defender John Menk
  01/12/1999 Thunder's Anderson named to USISL team for Umbro Select classic
  01/09/1999 Former Thunder star Sanneh close to signing with German club
  01/04/1999 Thunder announce hiring of Nick Coughlin as sales coordinator
December
  12/31/1998 Soccer magazine tabs Thunder’s Anderson as Comeback Player of Year
  12/31/1998 Thunder boost roster to 11 by renewing contracts of Warren, Horvath
  12/31/1998 Thunder slate invite-only player combine Feb. 27-March 6 at NSC
  12/28/1998 Thunder keep core intact by renewing contracts of six key players
  12/28/1998 Thunder renew contract of veteran goalkeeper John Swallen, 2 others
  12/28/1998 Thunder to open 1999 season with championship rematch at Rochester
  12/28/1998 Thunder to open 1999 season with championship rematch at Rochester
  12/17/1998 Thunder slated
  12/17/1998 Hello!
  12/17/1998 Hello
November
  11/02/1998 Thunder to honor Morse, Fisher, Wilt Thursday at dinner of champions
October
  10/29/1998 Thunder accepting resumes for sales manager position
  10/22/1998 Soccer fans invited to Thunder dinner of champions Nov. 5
  10/20/1998 Raised expectations heighten disappointment after frustrating final
  10/17/1998 A-League Championship Weekend - Pictures from Friday
  10/17/1998 Tilley Tallies after Thunder Blunders, Rhinos Rule
  10/15/1998 Welcome the Thunder Home
  10/14/1998 RHINOS, THUNDER VIE FOR A-LEAGUE TITLE SATURDAY
  10/14/1998 Newcomer Anderson named Thunder MVP in vote by players
  10/14/1998 Live Broadcast of Championship Game at Champps-New Brighton
  10/14/1998 Live Broadcast of Champioship Game at Champps-New Brighton
  10/12/1998 A-League Championship Minnesota Thunder at Rochester Rhinos October 17, 7:00pm CST
  10/10/1998 Thunder recognized for organizational excellence in peer review survey
  10/06/1998 Come Follow Us...part 2
  10/06/1998 Scrimmage highlights 1st week of Thunder’s championship preparation
  10/05/1998 Come Follow Us To Rochester, NY...Here's How
  10/03/1998 Thunder to play Rochester for the A-League Championship on October 17.
  10/01/1998 Come welcome home YOUR Western Conference champion Minnesota Thunder!
September
  09/30/1998 Thunder sweep San Diego, advance to A-League championship match
  09/30/1998 Watch Wednesday's Thunder game on satellite TV at Champp's New Brighton
  09/29/1998 Thunder soccer squad seeks second straight series sweep in San Diego
  09/27/1998 Garcia’s goal moves Thunder within one game of A-League final
  09/26/1998 Thunder defeat the Flash in Game One of the Western Conference Championships
  09/25/1998 Thunder join San Diego, Rochester, Hershey in A-League semis
  09/21/1998 Thunder to open Western Conference finals at home against San Diego
  09/20/1998 Thunder subdue Sounders, seek series sweep Sunday in Seattle
  09/20/1998 Thunder sweep Sounders, reach 4th national semifinal round in 5 years
  09/18/1998 Catch the Thunder Sunday on MSC
  09/17/1998 Friday, Sept. 18 Minnesota Thunder hosts the Seattle Sounders at 7:00pm in the Western Conference Semifinals at the National Sports Center, Blaine
  09/17/1998 Seattle scoring ace Baena to miss Friday playoff game at Minnesota
  09/16/1998 Thunder’s Anderson nabs top A-League honor after rout of Rampage
  09/14/1998 Thunder rout Rampage 5-1, reach second round of A-League playoffs
  09/14/1998 Thunder to entertain Seattle Friday to open second round of playoffs
  09/14/1998 Thunder alter game time to accommodate national TV broadcast
  09/11/1998 Saturday, Sept. 12, Minnesota Thunder vs Milwaukee Rampage First Round Playoff Game
  09/08/1998 To stay alive, Thunder must drive for five Saturday against Milwaukee
  09/02/1998 Thunder battle Storm in regular-season finale Thursday
  09/01/1998 Thunder look west for aid in bid for Central Division championship
August
  08/28/1998 Thunder sweep season series against Rampage
  08/22/1998 Loss to Nashville drops Thunder back into tie for Central Division lead
  08/20/1998 Thunder edge host Nashville, take over 1st place in Central Division
  08/20/1998 Swallen leads Thunder into rematch at Nashville Friday
  08/19/1998 U.S. Pro 40 Select match rescheduled for August 26 at NSC
  08/18/1998 Thunder, MSC encouraged by ratings for Saturday soccer broadcasts
  08/18/1998 Top spot in Central up for grabs as Thunder visit Nashville
  08/16/1998 Thunder dominate Vancouver, clinch Western Conference playoff spot
  08/14/1998 Stalwart defender Menk to miss Saturday Thunder game vs. Vancouver
  08/13/1998 Magee’s dramatic goal sets up Thunder’s shootout win over Rampage
  08/11/1998 Thunder, Rampage to meet for 25th time Wednesday
  08/11/1998 Thunder's Foster notches assist in appearance for MLS' Fire; Don Gramenz honored
  08/09/1998 Thunder outlast Patriots, move to within 1 point of division lead
  08/07/1998 Thunder begin playoff drive Saturday against El Paso
  08/02/1998 Second-half surge sends Seattle Sounders past Thunder
July
  07/31/1998 Thunder amateur squad qualifies for PDSL playoffs
  07/31/1998 Thunder meet Sounders in clash of playoff contenders
  07/26/1998 Host Thunder edge Albuquerque 1-0 for 9th victory in 11 games
  07/24/1998 League scoring leader Magee to miss Saturday's Thunder game
  07/19/1998 El Paso keeps Central race tight with 2-1 win over Thunder
  07/17/1998 Thunder win at Albuquerque, move into first in Central Division
  07/16/1998 Thunder optimistic despite 1-0 exhibition loss to Kansas City
  07/16/1998 Great galloping Geckos! Thunder visit Albuquerque Friday
  07/14/1998 Win over Milwaukee puts Thunder in Central Division driver’s seat
  07/14/1998 Thunder-Wizards exhibition to further international flavor of USA Cup
  07/12/1998 Thunder upend Metros 1-0, tighten Central Division race
  07/12/1998 Minnesota meets Milwaukee Monday in key Central Division matchup
  07/10/1998 Division showdown with Nashville begins big week for Thunder
  07/05/1998 Patriots win slugfest with Thunder 5-4 in shootout
  07/04/1998 Fireworks expected during and after Saturday’s Thunder-Patriots clash
  07/01/1998 Half-strength Chicago Fire waltz past Thunder 3-2 in exhibition
  07/01/1998 Fabulous footballers, free fireworks fuel fun Fourth
June
  06/27/1998 Two of hottest teams in U.S. pro soccer meet Sunday at NSC
  06/27/1998 Thunder coach Buzz Lagos radio interview on "Sidekick Saturday"
  06/26/1998 The future of U.S. soccer on display at tonight’s Thunder game
  06/26/1998 Thunder plus lightning means no game for Minnesota pro soccer team
  06/23/1998 International soccer alive and well in Minnesota this weekend
  06/21/1998 Red-hot Thunder repel rally, roll on with 3-2 victory
  06/19/1998 Thunder eye 8th win in 9 games Saturday at NSC
  06/17/1998 Kevin Anderson called up to soccer's big show
  06/15/1998 Thunder rout Raleigh, keep pace in division
  06/12/1998 Magee, Anderson named to A-League all-star team
  06/10/1998 Minnesota midfielder Mladenov earns A-League honor
  06/06/1998 Mladenov, Magee lead Thunder past Charleston and into first
  06/05/1998 Rain washes out Thunder game at Nashville, delays bid for 1st
  06/04/1998 Thunder's Magee named A-League Player of the Week
  06/04/1998 First place in Central on line as Thunder, Metros meet
  06/01/1998 Another late rally helps Thunder stop Storm
May
  05/31/1998 Thunder aim to maintain momentum against Storm
  05/30/1998 Late flurry helps Thunder gaff Geckos
  05/28/1998 Thunder forward Saunders to start Friday against Albuquerque
  05/22/1998 Thunder ride 3-game winning streak into Saturday’s home opener
  05/22/1998 Thunder radio profile on
  05/17/1998 Thunder hand defending champion Rampage first loss
  05/15/1998 Thunder renew rivalry with defending champion Rampage
  05/14/1998 Thunder Night at Mall of America from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, May 19
  05/13/1998 Thunder sign sought-after midfielder Constantin Stanici of Romania
  05/13/1998 Thunder's Magee earns back-to-back Team of the Week honors
  05/10/1998 Thunder visit Cincinnati for key Central Division clash
  05/10/1998 Lightning start sparks Thunder in 3-0 A-League win at Cincinnati
  05/04/1998 MSC, Thunder agree to broadcast a summer of soccer Saturdays
  05/03/1998 First-half surge allows Minnesota Thunder to storm past New Orleans
  05/02/1998 Thunder hope to raise road record to .500 Saturday at New Orleans
April
  04/29/1998 Thunder exit Orange County without anything to show for domination
  04/29/1998 Zodiac to face beefed up Thunder attack; defender John Menk honored
  04/29/1998 John Menk, Thunder defender, named to A-League Team of the Week
  04/26/1998 California clips Minnesota despite second-half surge by Thunder
  04/25/1998 Minnesota Thunder open season with shootout win at San Francisco
  04/23/1998 Thunder open A-League season Friday at San Francisco Bay Seals
  04/23/1998 1998 Minnesota Thunder Roster
  04/22/1998 Galyan’s signs on as member of Minnesota Thunder sponsor team
  04/20/1998 Thunder Blue edges Thunder White in front of 1,134 at Fogerty Arena
  04/20/1998 Thunder depart Thursday for season-opening games in California
  04/20/1998 Thunder tie Stingers 1-1 in final competition before A-League opener
  04/18/1998 Final week of Thunder preseason begins with kick-off event in Blaine
  04/15/1998 THUNDER SOCCER....SATURDAY APRIL 18...7:00PM...FOGARTY ARENA (BLAINE)
  04/15/1998 Thunder release five players, including veterans Holmes, Foster
  04/13/1998 Minnesota Thunder intrasquad scrimmage April 18 at Fogerty (BLAINE)
  04/13/1998 Summer soccer camps offered through the Thunder!!!
  04/13/1998 Intrasquad scrimmage begins big week as Thunder opener approaches
  04/10/1998 Minnesota finishes Florida exhibition schedule with 2-1-1 record
  04/09/1998 Minnesota Thunder adds two major companies to sponsorship team
  04/08/1998 Thunder scheduled to scrimmage Rollins College, PDSL’s Lionhearts
  04/07/1998 Thunder prepare for Tuesday scrimmages against FIT, Nighthawks
  04/06/1998 Signings of forward Garcia, defender Chato boost Thunder roster to 20
  04/06/1998 Veteran Gerard Lagos, newcomer Garfield Shaw sign with Thunder
  04/06/1998 UST all-around athlete Warren, Long Island’s Anderson join Thunder
  04/06/1998 Thunder deal furthers Dannon’s involvement in Minnesota soccer
  04/06/1998 Florida training camp should be most competitive in Thunder history
  04/06/1998 Minnesota Thunder soccer team slates Scout Night ’98 July 25 in Blaine
March
  03/25/1998 Hilton Minneapolis North Hotel joins Minnesota Thunder sponsor team
  03/24/1998 Two of three top combine performers verbally commit to Thunder
  03/20/1998 Thunder sign Coughlin, surpass last year’s season-ticket total
  03/19/1998 Thunder boost offense, bolster defense by signing Mladenov, Murphy
  03/17/1998 Locals Warren, Wheaton and Alcock impress at Thunder combine
  03/16/1998 Minnesota Thunder re-sign veterans Matt Holmes, Aaron Leventhal
  03/13/1998 New agreement extends Minnesota Thunder partnership with Nike
  03/13/1998 Inaugural Thunder player combine will have international flavor
  03/11/1998 Hard-working midfielder Foster re-signs with Minnesota Thunder
  03/10/1998 Macalester’s Welch puts graduate school on hold, signs with Thunder
  03/09/1998 Thunder sign former USISL all-star forward Saunders; Welch commits
February
  02/27/1998 Thunder's Gramenz helps Fire tie 2-2 with Atlas of Mexican 1st Division
  02/25/1998 Hamline's Mattis hired as Minnesota Thunder operations coordinator
  02/23/1998 Thunder's Gramenz, Swallen training in Mexico with Chicago Fire
  02/06/1998 Amos Magee signs with Thunder on eve of tryout with L.A. Galaxy
  02/06/1998 BRING THE MINNESOTA THUNDER TO YOUR SCHOOL!
  02/01/1998 Thunder select SPA's Cullen, Macalester's Welch in A-League draft
January
  01/31/1998 Minnesota Thunder, National Sports Center sign 3-year deal
  01/28/1998 SPA graduate Leo Cullen high on Minnesota Thunder draft list
  01/26/1998 John Menk signs one year contract
  01/22/1998 Minnesota Thunder Announce 1998 Schedule
  01/21/1998 David Wall Signs With Thunder
  01/20/1998 McKane, Campbell hired to bolster Minnesota Thunder front office
  01/20/1998 New player signings boost Minnesota Thunder's championship hopes
  01/06/1998 Learn From the Pro's Winter Clinics
October
  10/10/1997 Foster to Play in League of Ireland