Baseball

RedHawks Fall in Series Opener to Kansas City

T-Bones score four runs in first inning to sink the RedHawks.

FARGO, N.D. — The Fargo Moorhead RedHawks gave up four runs in the top of the first inning and could not dig themselves out of the early hole as they fell to the Kansas City T-Bones 6-4 on Friday night at Newman Outdoor Field. Brennan Metzger answered back in the bottom of the first with a solo home run to…

Legion Baseball: Grand Forks Shuts Out Moorhead

Blues fall in legion home opener.

MOORHEAD, Minn. — The Grand Forks Royals shut out the Moorhead Blues 5-0 in the Blues home opener on Tuesday night at Matson Field. Brock Reller hit a solo home run and struck out the side while on the mound for the Royals in the top of the ninth to help Grand Forks to the victory. Caden Triggs had a…

RedHawks Fall Short in Defensive Battle With RailCats

Fargo-Moorhead is currently on a three-game losing streak.

FARGO, N.D. — The Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks struggled to get on the board on Friday night and fell to the Gary SouthShore RailCats 2-1 at Newman Outdoor Field. The RedHawks only charted four hits in the contest including a solo home run from Maikol Gonzalez in the sixth inning. Sebastian Kessay suffered the loss despite striking out eight. The Hawks will…

Fargo North’s Atkins Spears HS Play of the Week

Atkins adjusted to a ball skipping off the mound to earn the 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 pitted two plays from Fargo North against each other. Blake Atkins takes the most votes for the Spartan baseball team on a comebacker right up the middle. Atkins makes an adjustment to the ball skipping off the pitcher’s mound and gets…

RedHawks Give Up Three Home Runs in Loss to Lincoln

Devan Ahart hit a solo home run in the loss

FARGO, N.D. (RedHawks Baseball) — Devan Ahart blasted his third home run in two games, but three two-run home runs in the third, fourth, and fifth from Lincoln lead to an 11-4 win over the RedHawks in front of 2,173 fans at Newman Outdoor Field on Sunday afternoon. The RedHawks had already clinched the series win with victories in the…

New Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks General Manager Optimistic about 2018 Season

New entertainment options and promotional events set stage for 2018 season

FARGO, N.D. — As the Fargo Moorhead RedHawks take the field in their 23rd season at Newman Outdoor Field, General Manager Matt Rau is optimistic about his squad in his first year at the helm. “I think we’re going to be a very exciting team this year. Pitching has been pretty spot–on to start the year. Look at six games, we’ve…

Seven-Run 2nd Inning Powers NDSU Baseball Past Mayville State

The Bison won 8-5

FARGO, N.D. — North Dakota State baseball didn’t waste much time putting the offense together against Mayville State on Tuesday night. The Bison scored a run in the first inning before rattling off seven in the second to eventually win 8-5. Mitch O’Connor (1-3) threw five perfect innings before getting relieved. Head coach Tod Brown saving his arm for this…

Chad Johnson Leading the Way for Cobber Baseball

Johnson leads the team in most offensive categories.

MOORHEAD, Minn. — The Concordia baseball team is sitting in the middle of the pack in the MIAC as the team is about two-thirds of the way through conference play. Much of their offensive production has come from senior Chad Johnson, the same Chad Johnson who led the conference in rushing touchdowns in football. Now, Johnson has hit his stride…

Cobber Baseball relying on Pitching Depth with Loaded Schedule

Concordia played six games in three days this weekend.

Baseball teams around the Fargo-Moorhead area are trying to find time to make up games that were previously snowed out. Concordia played doubleheaders on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, going 4-2 on the weekend. Trying to cram that much baseball into a short span of time causes logistical problems, especially when it comes to your pitching staff. But in Concordia’s case,…