KVRR Sports Extra

Waletzko Looking to be UND’s First NFL Draft Pick Since 1999

Projected mid-round pick in April's Draft

GRAND FORKS, N.D — Standing 6-foot-8, weighing in at 312 pounds, and starting since his sophomore season, Matt Waletzko has body and body of work to draw interest from NFL scouts. He was one of the first selections to the senior bowl. With draft projections showing Waletzko to be taken as early as the 3rd round, yesterday was an opportunity…

NDSU’s Pro Day Opens Opportunities for Babicz, Thomas

Josh Babicz, Brayden Thomas joined Christian Watson, Cordell Volson at Pro Day

FARGO, N.D — 29 NFL teams were on hand this morning to witness North Dakota state’s pro day. Defensive end Brayden Thomas, offensive lineman Cordell Volson, tight end Josh Babicz and receiver Christian Watson all looked to improve their Draft stock. Most eyes were on Watson, who is one of the fastest risers projected by pro football focus going from…

Chris Heise High School Play of the Week Nominees

Moorhead and DGF Basketball tip off in this week's nominations

FARGO, N.D — This week’s nominees for the Chris Heise high school play of the week showcase performances for the Minnesota High School State Section Semi-Finals. First up, in Moorhead it’s Adam Jenkins following for the putback slam in Moorhead’s win over Roger. But is it better than DGF’s Blake Kragness’s steal and layup to help lead the Rebels past…

Fergus Falls Girls Basketball Advances to Class AA State Championship

Play Providence Academy at 2 P.M. Saturday

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn — Fergus Falls girls basketball advances to the Class AA State Championship with a 69-57 win over Minnehaha Academy. The Otters will face the top seed, Providence Academy, at 2 P.M. Saturday. You can watch the game on Antenna TV. Categories: High School, KVRR Sports Extra, Top Sports Headlines Tags: Fergus Falls Basketball, Fergus Falls Otters, Fergus Falls…

Cinderella Spuds Head to State

First State Tournament Appearance in 10 Years

MOORHEAD MN. –“Beginning of the year we didn’t know our lineups quite yet and were still mixing and matching to see what works best. I think as soon as we figured out our lineups and the people who were gonna play and I feel like we just clicked and really played a lot better,” said junior center, Adam Jenkins. Once…

Kindred Boys Basketball Reacts to Winning Region One Title

Beat top seed Enderlin

WAHPETON, N.D — Kindred boys basketball had no problems winning the class B region one boys basketball championship defeating the number one seed and regular season champs, Enderlin, 70-50. The 3 seeded Vikings took the eagles star center Joe Hurlburt out of the game early getting him in foul trouble and leading at the half. The Vikings lead by 12…

UND Hockey takes first in best-of-three against Colorado College

Beat C.C. 2-1

GRAND FORKS, N.D — North Dakota hockey takes game one in a best-of-three series in the NCHC Frozen Faceoff Quarterfinals against Colorado College, 2-1. Jake Sanderson, returning from injury, and Tyler Kleven scored the goals for UND. Game two’s puck drop is set for 6:07 Saturday. Categories: College, KVRR Sports Extra, Top Sports Headlines Tags: Fighting Sioux, Jake Sanderson, NCHC…

MSUM Men’s Basketball Ready for Challenge of NCAA Regional

Play defending champs, Northwest Missouri State, in Sioux Falls Saturday

MOORHEAD, Minn — “We’re more together as a group right now, we’ve had a lot of adversity throughout the year so you know with that adversity we used it to help fuel 8 games to win a conference championship now we just gonna keep that momentum going and try to win the regional.” The MSUM dragons came into the season…

Moorhead’s Haiby Shining for Nebraska Women’s Basketball

Named Second Team All-Big Ten

FARGO, N.D — Only one player in Nebraska women’s basketball history has achieved the combined career milestones of 1,000 points, 500 rebounds and 400 assists it happened in the final game of the regular season and belongs to Moorhead native Sam Haiby. “It was cool to achieve and I’m super grateful. This year my role has changed a little bit,”…

Play of the Week Nominees: March 11th

Kindred, Hawley battle for play of the week

FARGO, N.D — This week’s nominees for the DJ Colter high school play of the week showcase performances for the Region One Boys Basketball Tournament and Minnesota boys baseball section tournament. First up, for the Region One Title, Kindred’s Jaiden Pareza elevates for the jam to help advance the team to state with a win over Enderlin. But is it…