Boy’s Basketball

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…

Boys Basketball: Mahnomen/Waubun Earns State Berth with Section Final Upset

The Thunderbirds are headed to Class-A state in their first year as a co-op.

MOORHEAD, Minn. — In the team’s first year as a co-op, Mahnomen/Waubun boys basketball is headed to the Class-A State Tournament. The four-seeded Thunderbirds out of the north took down the top-seeded Hancock from the south to win Section 6A.   Categories: High School, KVRR Sports Extra, Top Sports Headlines Tags: Boy’s Basketball, Hancock, MAHNOMEN, minnesota, State tournament, Waubun

Boys Basketball Roundup: Perham, Breckenridge Advance to Section Title Game

Jackets and Cowboys set up rematch for section title game.

MOORHEAD, Minn. — The Perham Yellow Jackets won their 29th consecutive game tonight defeating Osakis 62-39 at Moorhead High School in the section 8-AA semifinals. Logan Richter finished with 14 points and 10 rebounds, while Martin LaFond added 13. Perham has won its playoff games by 20, 22 and 23 points. In the other semifinal game, Breckenridge upset Hawley 64-60…

Boys Basketball: Hillsboro-Central Valley Wins Region 2, Headed Back to State

The Burros round out the Class B state tournament.

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — The Hillsboro-Central Valley Burros downed Grafton-St. Thomas 49-37 to win the Region 2 championship. With the win the Burros advance to the Class B state tournament. Categories: High School, Top Sports Headlines Tags: Boy’s Basketball, burros, Class B Basketball, Grafton, HCV, HCV Basketball, Hillsboro-Central Valley

Sheyenne, West Fargo Slated for State Semifinal Showdown in Boys Basketball

The Mustangs and Packers won their quarterfinal matchups on Thursday

FARGO, N.D. — Either Sheyenne or West Fargo will be playing in the state final for boys basketball, and they have to get through the other to get there. The Packers pulled off an 85-81 overtime victory against Jamestown in the quarterfinals, aided by Joe Pistorius’ 29 points. Sheyenne, the EDC Tournament champion, was a little more comfortable in its…

Sheyenne Boys Basketball Sets Sights on First State Title

The Mustangs are the only squad in the eight-team field to never win a boys basketball state title.

WEST FARGO, N.D. — Sheyenne boys basketball is three wins away from the team’s first ever state championship. The Mustangs are the only squad in the eight-team field to never win a boys basketball title. They earned the No. 1 seed out of the East by sweeping their way to an EDC Tournament victory, and they will match up against…

EDC Tournament Roundup: Sheyenne Boys, Davies Girls Win Titles

State tournament starts next week in Fargo.

FARGO, N.D. — The Fargo Davies girls basketball team took home the EDC tournament title over Red River on Saturday 54-49. With the win, Davies will be the one-seed from the east and Red River the two-seed from the east for the state tournament. Devils Lake clinched a spot in state with a 67-50 win over Fargo North. Sheyenne clinched…

EDC Boys Basketball Roundup: Sheyenne, West Fargo Win at Home

The Mustangs beat Grand Forks Red River and the Packers took down Fargo North

WEST FARGO, N.D. — Sheyenne and West Fargo are one win away from clinching a state title berth in boys basketball. The Packers and Mustangs both won at home in the first round of the EDC Tournament to move on. (1) Davies 63, (8) Wahpeton 57 (2) West Fargo 82, (7) Fargo North 65 (3) Sheyenne 98, (6) GF Red…

Boys Basketball: Perham Rolls Past DGF, Wins 25th Straight

Yellow Jackets have won 38-consecutive regular season games dating back to last season.

GLYNDON, Minn. — The Perham Yellow Jackets (25-0) boys basketball team continues to dominate on the hardwood this season as they rolled past DGF 81-44 on Tuesday night. The Yellow Jackets have now won 38-consecutive regular season games dating back to last season. Perham has an opportunity to cap off a perfect regular season on Friday when they travel to…

Boys Basketball: Hawley Wins Tight Battle at DGF

Hawley improves to 13-9 on the season.

GLYNDON, Minn. — The Hawley Nuggets won a tough road test at DGF on Friday night 69-63. The Nuggets improve to 13-9 on the season with the victory. DGF with the loss falls to 8-17 and will battle Perham on Tuesday to end its regular season. Hawley has Pelican Rapids on Tuesday. Categories: High School, KVRR Sports Extra, Top Sports…