KVRR Sports Extra

Everson Griffen, Adrian Peterson Reunite With Vikings on Sunday

Both are teammates on Detroit Lions

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. — Defensive end Everson Griffen played his entire NFL career in Minnesota. That is until this season, when contract negations fell through with the Vikings and he instead signed with Dallas. The Cowboys then traded Griffen to Detroit on October 30th, which set up his debut in a Lions uniform to come against Minnesota. “It will be strange…

High School Play of the Week Nominees: November 6

Moorhead, Ada-Borup Battle for Play of the Week

FARGO, N.D. — This week’s Chris Heise high school play of the week nominees put two Minnesota schools up against one another The first nominee comes from Moorhead. Jacqui Fitzpatrick shows amazing control to keep a foot in bounds and complete the touchdown against Brainerd. The second nominee is from Ada-Borup. Beau Fetting takes control of the field of the…

MN high school football roundup

Perham, Hawley and Sebeka picked up wins on Friday night

EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn. — It was another Friday night under the lights for Minnesota high school football. Perham handled things easily against East Grand Forks, downing the Green Wave 42-7. Hawley and Crookston played a tight contest, but the Nuggets ultimately came out on top with the 34-32 victory. Rothsay fell 28-14 against Sebeka.   Categories: High School, KVRR…

Sheyenne Football to Make Second Consecutive Dakota Bowl Appearance

Mustangs to play Bismarck Century next Friday at the FargoDome

  WEST FARGO, N.D — Sheyenne Football is going to the Dakota Bowl and doing so in back-to-back seasons. The Mustangs take an undefeated record into the state championship where its a rematch of last year with Bismarck Century. The Mustangs took down Bismarck at home Friday night, 28-21, in order to advance. The EDC’s leading rusher Barika Kpeenu had…

N.D. HS FB Roundup: Davies, West Fargo, Shanley Fall in AAA Quarterfinals

Mandan, Bismarck, Century all advance

FARGO, N.D. — Friday night brought us the quarterfinal round of Division AAA in North Dakota. Sheyenne advanced after Jamestown had to forfeit due to COVIF-19 concerns. The Mustangs are the only team from the east to advance. Mandan pulled off the 2-3 upset for the second consecutive season winning 26-21. Shanley fell to the number one seed in the…

Play of the week nominees: October 30

Wadena-Deer Creek, Fargo North battle for the DJ Colter High School play of the week.

FARGO, N.D. — This week’s DJ Colter high school play of the week nominees put North Dakota against Minnesota and offense against defense. The first nominee comes from Wadena-Deer Creek. Kade Woods shows plenty of control and awareness to make a beautiful catch in the back of the endzone. The second nominee is from Fargo North. Keegan Sparrow hails in…

Kindred, Central Cass football get ready for opening round of playoffs

Kindred will play Hazen in round one and Central Cass will take on Beulah.

FARGO, N.D. — The North Dakota Class 2A football playoffs begin on Saturday. After finishing the shortened season with a 5-1 record, Kindred grabbed the No. 2 seed from the east. The Vikings will host Hazen in Saturday’s matchup, a team they already played back in September. Kindred finished with a lopsided 39-6 win in that game, but that was…

MN high school football roundup

Ada Borup West and Norman County East-Ulen Hitterdal picked up wins on Friday night.

ADA, Minn. — Minnesota high school football continued the night before Halloween. The Ada Borup Cougars downed Underwood 34-8. Meanwhile, Norman County East-Ulen Hitterdal took down Park Christian in a close game, picking up the 12-6 win. Categories: High School, KVRR Sports Extra, Top Sports Headlines Tags: Ada-Borup Football, High School Football, NCE-UH Football, Park Christian Football, Underwood Football

Play of the Week Nominees: October 23

Moorhead, West Fargo Battle for the POTW

FARGO, N.D. — This week’s Chris Heise high school play of the week nominees features plays from the pitch and the gridron. The second consecutive week with  North Dakota and Minnesota teams battling for bragging rights. Moorehad Boys Soccer’s Liam Weiler heads home the game winning goal to send the Spuds to the Section 8AA Championship game on Saturday up…

College Basketball Preview: North Dakota State Men’s Basketball

Hear from Bison men's basketball coach Dave Richman about the team's preparation for the season

  FARGO, N.D. — College basketball season is just around the corner. The official start to the season begins November 25th. North Dakota State men’s basketball just wrapped up its second week of practice in preparation for the season to come. KVRR’s Nick Couzin caught up with Bison men’s coach Dave Richman to talk about what to expect. Categories: College,…