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Rink Report: UND Riding Momentum into Omaha

UND is riding a two game win streak into this weekend's matchup against Omaha

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — UND hockey fresh off a sweep of Colorado College this week and that has led to some great energy in the locker room among the guys. They are hoping to carry that momentum into this week’s series against Omaha on the road. “This week is kind of nice,” junior forward Dixon Bowen said. “We got to…

UND Women’s Basketball Focusing on Defense against First-Place SDSU

The Fighting Hawks host the Jackrabbits Friday night

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — The University of North Dakota women’s basketball team is hitting a crucial stretch of its schedule. UND hosts Summit-League-leading South Dakota State on Friday before traveling down south to NDSU on Sunday. The Jackrabbits (12-6, 4-1 Summit League) have found success from their shot-making ability. SDSU’s 47.2 field goal percentage is 12th in the country out…

Perham Defeats Hawley in 8AA Boys Basketball Showdown

The Yellowjackets beat the Nuggets 81-61

HAWLEY, Minn. — Perham boys basketball rode a strong start to take down Hawley Tuesday night. Hawley made a solid effort to keep things close, but ultimately the Yellowjackets were able to hold onto their lead and take the game 81-61. Perham now sits at 11-1, and Hawley falls to 10-2. Categories: High School, Top Sports Headlines Tags: Hawley Boys…

Force Ready for Road Test against Sioux Falls

Fargo visits the Stampede Wednesday night

FARGO, N.D. — It is a short week for the Fargo Force as they travel to Sioux Falls, S.D., for a Wednesday night game. Fargo holds a 3-3 record against Sioux Falls this season but faces a tough challenge against a Stampede team that is playing some of its best hockey right now, having won 10 of the last 12 matchups….

HS Girls Basketball: Park Christian, Richland Victorious

Falcons Beat Wyndmere-Lidgerwood 60-39; Richland beat Oak Grove 54-42

FARGO, N.D. — Park Christian came into its game with Wyndmere-Lidgerwood 12 and 2 on the season. It took a while for the Falcons to get going. Warbirds kept it close early but the Falcons got out to a ten point lead and cruised in the second half winning 60-39. Oak Grove and Richland played a tight first half. Grovers…

EGF’s Mack Zips to High School Play of the Week

Mack sped past the defense and slipped a shot through the goalie's legs

MOORHEAD, Minn. — East Grand Fork’s Tanner Mack is the winner of the Chris Heise High School Play of the Week. Mack zipped past the defense and slipped the puck between the legs of Moorhead’s goalie to earn the honor. Categories: High School, KVRR Sports Extra, Play of the Week, Top Sports Headlines Tags: East Grand Forks, EGF, Play of…

Force Looking for a Boost in Offense against Streaking Stampede Squad

Sioux Falls has won 10 of its last 12 games

FARGO, N.D. — This is a busy week for the Fargo Force, who are getting ready for three games against Sioux Falls. The Force jump right into things with a road matchup on Wednesday. It will actually be the first road game in more than a month for the squad, but they haven’t minded playing on the road, where they…

Spuds BHKY Starts Five-Game Homestand With A Tie

Moorhead Tied Bloomington Jefferson 2-2

MOORHEAD, Minn. — Moorhead Boys Hockey started its five game home stand with a tie to visitor Bloomington Jefferson. Spuds got on the board first behind the shoulders of Kyler Kleven. Jaguars came back and the game went to overtime. After the extra period, the game remained tied. Categories: High School, Top Sports Headlines Tags: Moorhead Hockey, Spuds Hockey

Concordia Women’s Hockey Loses First Conference Game

Cobbers lose in Overtime, 2-1

Moorhead, Minn. — (Concordia Athletics) STORY LINE: For the second straight game Concordia went to overtime with St. Mary’s. Unfortunately for the Cobbers the outcome was different than Friday night’s tie as the Cardinals scored in the third minute of the extra period to claim a 2-1 victory. The loss is the first conference defeat of the year for Concordia and…