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HS Football: Mahnomen and Nevis Claim MN Section Titles

Mahnomen Tops Fertile-Beltrami 30-12; Nevis Defeats NCE-UH 20-18

FARGO, N.D. — Mahnomen’s 30-12 victory over Fertile-Beltrami in the Section 8A tournament marks the Indians’ eighth consecutive section championship. Mahnomen quarterback Jon Starkey rushed for 236 yards and three touchdowns on 29 attempts. Nevis topped Norman County East/Ulen-Hitterdal in the Minnesota 9-Man Section 6 championship game. Nevis (9-1) will face the winner of the Section 7 title game in the state quarterfinals at 8 p.m.,…

Shanley’s Bucholz Runs Away with HS Play of the Week

Bucholz took a jet-sweep in for the touchdown behind a great block

FARGO, N.D. — Shanley’s Haley Bucholz is the winner of the DJ Colter – Ken Kraft High School Play of the Week. Bucholz took a jet-sweep in for the touchdown behind a great block. American Family Insurance Play of the Week brought to you by D.J. Colter and Ken Kraft. Follow them on Twitter @DJColterAgency. Categories: High School, KVRR Sports Extra, Play…

MN Prep Football Roundup: Hawley, Barnesville Run Away with Playoff Wins

Nuggets and Trojans set for Section 8AA matchup.

HAWLEY, Minn. — At the high school level playoff football continues to heat up in the state of Minnesota. That is very prominent in Section 8AA. The four teams that remain in the section have a combined five losses on the season. Top-seeded Hawley shut out fourth-seeded Warroad 48-0. Second-seeded Barnesville downed third-seeded Crookston 48-24. With the victories on Saturday,…

Coach of the Week: Shanley Football’s Troy Mattern

In Mattern's first year with Shanley, he led his team to a 9-0 regular-season finish

FARGO, N.D. — Shanley football is putting together a dynasty. The Deacons have made the state final in six of the last eight seasons and are well on their way to another appearance. What’s different about this team is its head coach; Troy Mattern is leading the Deacons after seven years at Fargo South. With the Bruins, Mattern won two…

HS Play of the Week Nominees: October 27

WATCH THE NOMINEES FOR THE D.J. COLTER-KEN KRAFT HIGH SCHOOL PLAY OF THE WEEK

FARGO, N.D. — This week’s nominees for the D.J. Colter-Ken Kraft High School Play of the Week feature two big runs from the gridiron. In Minnesota playoff football, Barnesville’s Brady Tweeton takes a pitch all the way to the end zone to help the Trojans advance in the section playoffs. In North Dakota, Haley Bucholz takes the wide receiver sweep around…

Moorhead Volleyball Sweeps Brainerd, Advances in Section Playoffs

Spuds advance to play Sauk Rapids in Section Semifinals.

MOORHEAD, Minn. — The Moorhead Spuds volleyball team advanced in the section 8AAA playoffs defeating Brainerd 3-0 in straight sets. Kortney Carney had 27 assists for the Spuds in the win. Brook Carney has 7 kills for Moorhead. The Spuds advance to play Sauk Rapids on Tuesday. Categories: High School, KVRR Sports Extra, Top Sports Headlines Tags: Brainerd, High School…

ND Prep Football Roundup: West Fargo Rolls to Semis

Minot scored 66 points, and won of course

WEST FARGO, N.D. — Class AAA football playoffs opened up on Friday with a pair of games in the city of West Fargo. At West Fargo high, the top seeded Packers took down Bismarck Legacy 49-7 to advance to the state semifinals. At Sheyenne high school, second-seeded Sheyenne fell to Minot in a game that saw little defense 66-37. In…

DGF’s Bryce Anderson Nabs Play of the Week

Anderson climbed the ladder to make a catch in double-coverage

GLYNDON, Minn. — DGF’s Bryce Anderson is the winner of the DJ Colter-Ken Kraft High School Play of the Week. Anderson climbed the ladder to make a catch in double-coverage. American Family Insurance Play of the Week brought to you by D.J. Colter and Ken Kraft. Follow them on Twitter @DJColterAgency. Categories: High School, KVRR Sports Extra, Play of the Week Tags: Bryce…

Shanley Football Completes Perfect Regular Season

Deacons receive first round bye in Class AA playoffs.

FARGO, N.D. — The Shanley Deacons finished off their regular season the same way they began it, with a win. The Deacons downed Devils Lake 38-7 on Saturday afternoon at Sid Cichy Field. Haley Bucholz scored the first two touchdowns of the game for Shanley and they never looked back. The Deacons the top seed in Class AA playoffs and…

HS Play of the Week Nominees: October 20

WATCH THE NOMINEES FOR THE D.J. COLTER-KEN KRAFT HIGH SCHOOL PLAY OF THE WEEK

FARGO, N.D. — This week’s nominees for the D.J. Colter-Ken Kraft High School Play of the Week feature one play just in reach of a receiver and one just out of reach of a goaltender. In the North Dakota state soccer final, Davies forward Matthew Nemer scored a beautiful strike on net against Bismarck. DGF tight end Bryce Anderson made a…