Boy’s Basketball

Class A Takes Both Games Over Class B in N.D. Lions All-Star Game

Game played at West Fargo High School

WEST FARGO, N.D. — The best of Class A squared off with the best of Class B on the basketball court Tuesday night at West Fargo High School. 12 Boys and Girls from the state of North Dakota made up each roster with many local athletes well represented. Class A Girls beat Class B Girls, 95-66, in the final game…

Perham Boys Basketball Wins HS Play of the Week

The Yellowjackets ran a great play to score on Barnesville

MOORHEAD, Minn. — For the second week in a row, Perham boys basketball picked up a nomination for the DJ Colter High School Play of the Week. This time, however, the Yellowjackets take the honor on a bounce pass from Finn Diggins. That set up a layup as Jensen Beachy cut to the basket. Categories: High School, KVRR Sports Extra,…

‘He is still with us’: Henning is inspired by fallen teammate, headed to state championship game

MINNEAPOLIS (FOX 9) – Fans from Henning, a town with a population of 850 people, have waited 53 years to come cheer on their team in the high school boys’ state basketball tournament. Friday, the Hornets took on Spring Grove at the Target Center in the semifinals. Almost from tip-off, Henning dominated the hardwood, but time on the court is constantly bittersweet for players, friends, fans…

Play of the Week Nominees: March 15

Perham, Barnesville Battle for play of the week

FARGO, N.D. — For this week’s Chris Heise High School Play of the Week Nominees, both plays come from the Minnesota Section 8AA Tournament quarterfinals. First up, from Barnesville and East Grand Forks. Adam Tonsfeldt from Barnseville makes a pair of solid defensive plays that help Barnesville advance to the semifinals. But is it better than what we saw from…

Thompson, Richland Make State Boys Basketball Tournament with Region Titles

The Tommies took down Hillsboro-Central Valley, while the Colts edged out Kindred

FARGO, N.D. — Revenge was sweet for the Richland boys basketball team. Two weeks after the Kindred girls beat the Colts in the Region 1 title game, Richland flipped the script with a 50-47 win over the Vikings Thursday night. With the win, Richland will be headed to the state tournament. Joining the Colts at State will be Thompson, which…

EDC Boys Basketball: Quarterfinal Highlights

Davies, West Fargo move on as top seeds. Devils Lake upsets Sheyenne

WEST FARGO, N.D. — Davies and West Fargo both hung on at home as the favorites in the quarterfinals of the EDC boys basketball tournament Tuesday night. The Eagles took down Shanley 78-62. West Fargo led by only six at halftime against 7-seed Fargo North, but then the Packers exploded for 59 points in the second half to win 100-62….

Moorhead’s Hegg Earns High School Play of the Week

Hegg dribbled behind his back to beat his defender

FARGO, N.D. — Moorhead boys basketball’s Quentin Hegg is the winner of the Ken Kraft High School Play of the Week. In a game against Fargo South, Hegg earned a steal and then beat the lone defender by dribbling behind his back before finishing with the easy layup. Congratulations to Hegg. Categories: High School, KVRR Sports Extra, Play of the…

Moorhead Boys Basketball Comes From Behind to Beat Fargo South

The Spuds trailed by as many as 20 points in the first half

FARGO, N.D. — Down by as many as 20 points in the first half, Moorhead boys basketball rallied back to beat Fargo South 85-81 Thursday night. The Spuds trailed 31-11 before going on a 25-7 run to close the first half. Up next, Moorhead returns to Minnesota to face Elk River on Saturday. Categories: High School, Top Sports Headlines Tags:…

Cowboys Basketball Enjoying Community Support on State Tourney Run

Cowboys battle second-seeded Brooklyn Center on Wednesday.

BRECKENRIDGE, Minn. — The Breckenridge boys basketball team is one day closer to the state tournament. The Cowboys left Breckenridge in front of a fan base on Tuesday afternoon as they headed toward the Twin Cities. This is Breckenridge’s third state tournament appearance in the last four years. The Cowboys will be searching for their first win at state since 1978….

Breckenridge Ready for Another Shot at State Tournament

Cowboys boys basketball is looking for their first win at state since 1978.

BRECKENRIDGE, Minn. — It has been awhile since the Breckenridge boys basketball team has won a game at the Minnesota state tournament. The drought dates all the way back to 1978. One would have to go back 38 more years to find the Cowboys 1940 state basketball championship. This year’s Breckenridge squad has an eye on rewriting history at the…