American Legion

Rustad Gets Wins No. 401, 402 as Post 2 Takes Doubleheader Over Bismarck

Fargo defeated Bismarck in the first of an evening double header

FARGO, ND (KVRR) – Six state championships, one regional championship and an American Legion World Series runner-up finish is already an impressive resume for Fargo Post 2 coach Luke Rustad. That wasn’t enough for him, though knotting win 400 this past weekend. Rustad did not even know he reached the career milestone when it happened. Assistant coach Gunner Linstaedt addressed…

Family Fundraising for A Woman Battling Cancer

Deseray Sax is fighting non-Hodgkin's lymphoma and her medical bills have been pilling up since she has been out of work.

MOORHEAD, Minn. (KVRR) — A beloved nurse who is battling cancer is finding it hard to pay her medical bills. Deseray Sax is fighting non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. She was working at Eventide as a nurse before having to leave work in December to deal with her health. Her medical bills have been piling up since she has been out of work….

Post 2 Keeps Bats Alive In Double Header Sweep

Fargo defeated Mandan 10-0 and 5-4 on Thursday night at the Jack

FARGO, ND – Post 2 picked up right where they left off on yesterday with a pair of victories of Mandan, 10-0 and 5-4 Thursday evening at the Jack. Categories: Top Sports Headlines Tags: American Legion, Cole Hage, Drew Sandy, Fargo Post 2, Fargo Post 2 Baseball, Post 2, Post 2 Baseball, Zach Sandy

Post 2 Offense Puts On A Show In Double Header Sweep

Post 2 scored 21 runs in Sunday's double header against Watertown

FARGO, ND – Fargo Post 2’s offense had no trouble scoring on Sunday. Luke Rustad’s squad exploded for 10 runs in game, winning 10-0, and 11 in game two, winning 11-1, on their way to a sweep of Post 17. With that, they improve to (34-4) on the season. Fargo hosts the Blues on Wednesday with the last five regular…

West Fargo Patriots Beat Moorhead Blues in Pitching Gem

Despite a scoreless first few innings, the Patriots offense got going mid-game lifting them to victory

WEST FARGO, N.D. – Both Dustin Mertz (West Fargo) and Ryan Luthi (Moorhead) had little to no trouble pitching through the first few innings Wednesday night at Young Field. In what was shaping up to be a lasting pitching duel, the Patriots produced some offense late to come out on top, 3-0. The Patriots are back in action on Friday…

Legion Roundup: Post2, West Fargo, Post400, And Moorhead Win

All local legion teams in action on Saturday morning and afternoon came out victorious

FARGO, ND – Four local legion teams competing in the “Jim Petterson Invitational” came away wins. Post2 5, Rogers, 0 West Fargo, 6 Watertown, 0 Post400, 6 Chanhassen, 5 Moorhead, 7 Rogers, 4 Categories: Top Sports Headlines Tags: American Legion, American Legion Baseball, Blues Baseball, Fargo Post 400, Fargo Post 400 Stars, Fargo Post2, Moorhead Blues, Post 2 Baseball, West…

Hage On Gatorade POY: “It was something I always wanted to have”

Fargo Davies' Cole Hage ended his high school career by winning an award he set his sights on

FARGO, ND – A few days ago, Fargo Davies’ Cole Hage took home the Gatorade North Dakota baseball Player of The Year award becoming the first eagle to win the award in school history. It’s no surprise when you look at his numbers. Last year with the Eagles, Hage set a school record with a .491 average to go along…

Minnesota American Legion Season Canceled

The decision was made due to Covid-19 a month after the executive committee held out hope for the season

ST. PAUL — The American Legion Department of Minnesota Executive Committee, Minnesota American Legion Baseball Committee and Minnesota American Legion Commander Mark Dvorak have cancelled the 2020 season out of concerns for safety of players, coaches, umpires, fans and volunteers during the COVID-19 pandemic. “Safety has always been important in American Legion Baseball,” said Director of Minnesota American Legion Baseball…

Fargo Post 2 Championship Game Postponed Due To Rain

Playing In Shelby, North Carolina

SHELBY, N.C. — Fargo Post 2 was leading 2-1 in the American Legion World Series Championship game when the skies opened up once again. Play is expected to resume Wednesday morning at 10 a.m. Eastern Time.  It will be broadcast on ESPNU. The 10:00 a.m. ET start time is tentative as of now. The time could change based off of…

LIVE: Moorhead’s American Legion Post 21 Celebrates 100 Years

Legion Hosting a Full Weekend of Festivities To Commemorate 100 Years

  Scott Moen with the American Legion Post 21 tells us about a weekend full of fun event honoring 100 years in the community. He estimates the American Legion has poured more than one million dollars in the local community. Festivities run Friday through Sunday at the Legion Hall at 303 30th St. N, in Moorhead. Check out the entire…