Dawn Mitchell is FOX 9’s Emmy award winning weekend sports anchor and weekday sports reporter.
In addition to hosting FOX 9 Sports Now on Friday and Saturday nights, Dawn is also the Vikings beat reporter covering the team for Vikings GameDay Live, the Vikings Post Game Show and Vikings Live for NFL Thursday Night Football. She has had to honor to cover five Super Bowls as well, and patiently waiting for the Vikings to be in one!
Dawn is a Massachusetts native who has also worked in Milwaukee, Boston and Chicago. She has enjoyed sideline reporting work FOX Sports and BTN.
Before her on-air career also worked behind the scenes for ESPN and CBS Sports.
A local nonprofit known for helping girls stay in sports and develop as leaders is taking the next step to empower women professionally.
Ben Johnson is a two-time Minnesota State High School champion with DeLaSalle, a former Gophers player and assistant coach, and now is finally getting his chance to be an NCAA Division I head coach in his home state with the Gophers at the University of Minnesota.
NASCAR will return to racing this Sunday and it plans to honor frontline heroes at the fanless race, including a doctor from Minnesota.
Joe Montplaisir is a junior student-athlete at Zimmerman High School. Just over a month ago, he placed fifth in the state high school wrestling tournament. But soon after, everything changed.
Precautions to slow the spread of coronavirus have impacted everything from high school sports to professional leagues.
FOX 9's Dawn Mitchell sat down with Vikings rookie running back Alexander Mattison ahead of his NFL debut.