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Coach of the Week: Fargo Force Coach Cary Eades

Eades and the Force have the best record in the USHL

FARGO, N.D. — The Fargo Force are young team with few returning players from a year ago. This contributed to their start of winning just one of their first five games. Since then, the team found a groove and sits in first place in the USHL, aided by an 11-2 road record. Cary Eades is the KVRR Coach of the…

Coach of the Week: NDSU Wrestling’s Roger Kish

The Bison face No. 3 Oklahoma State on Sunday

FARGO, N.D. — North Dakota State wrestling is not easing into its schedule. After duals against No. 8 Iowa and No. 13 Northern Iowa, NDSU is getting ready for No. 3 Oklahoma State. Bison head coach Roger Kish says he is glad to get his team experience early on against some of the best opponents. He is the KVRR Coach…

Coach of the Week: Shanley Football’s Troy Mattern

In Mattern's first year with Shanley, he led his team to a 9-0 regular-season finish

FARGO, N.D. — Shanley football is putting together a dynasty. The Deacons have made the state final in six of the last eight seasons and are well on their way to another appearance. What’s different about this team is its head coach; Troy Mattern is leading the Deacons after seven years at Fargo South. With the Bruins, Mattern won two…

Coach of the Week: West Fargo Football’s Jay Gibson

Gibson and the Packers went 9-0 during the regular season

WEST FARGO, N.D. — Jay Gibson and the West Fargo Packers have been snake bitten in the AAA State Playoffs in North Dakota. The team got stuck in the semifinals each of the last two seasons despite holding the No. 1 seed. This year, Gibson says things are different. Watch the interview to see KVRR Sports Director Keith Albertson’s interview…

Coach of the Week: Moorhead Football’s Kevin Feeney

The Spuds improved to 5-1 after taking down Sartell

MOORHEAD, Minn. — Starting the season in the loss column didn’t seem to phase Moorhead’s football team. The Spuds improved to 5-1 on Friday night with a road win against Sartell. Head coach Kevin Feeney is the KVRR Coach of the Week after his great start with the team. Categories: High School, KVRR Sports Extra, Top Sports Headlines Tags: coach…

Coach of the Week: Fargo South’s Tyler Kosel

The Bruins are 4-1 on the season after Friday's loss to Bismarck

FARGO, N.D. — In his first season as the football coach for Fargo South, Tyler Kosel is the KVRR Coach of the Week. Kosel and the Bruins started the year 4-0 before losing to Bismarck on Friday night. South is going for its first state title since 2013. Categories: College, High School, KVRR Sports Extra, Top Sports Headlines Tags: Bruins,…

Coach of the Week: West Fargo Boys Soccer’s James Moe

The Packers are 7-0 to start the season.

WEST FARGO, N.D. — West Fargo boys soccer coach James Moe is the KVRR Coach of the Week. Moe and the Packers are the defending North Dakota state champions and are off to a 7-0 start to the season. Categories: High School, KVRR Sports Extra, Top Sports Headlines Tags: Boys Soccer, coach of the week, James Moe, north dakota, West…

Coach of the Week: Tony Soderberg

DGF Football Coach Tony Soderberg joins KVRR in studio to preview the season.

FARGO, N.D. — DGF Football has won four straight section titles including back-to-back trips to the State semifinals. Friday Head Coach Tony Soderberg joined KVRR to discuss the upcoming season and what it would take to get back to the state tournament. Categories: High School, KVRR Sports Extra, Top Sports Headlines Tags: coach of the week, DGF Football, DGF Rebels,…

KVRR Sports Extra Coach of the Week: Doug Simunic

Doug Simunic's squad has won 9 straight.

FARGO, N.D. —┬áThe Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks have changed a lot in the last two decades. One thing that hasn’t? Manager Doug Simunic. Most of the players on his team now hadn’t started grade school when Simmy started coaching the RedHawks in 1996.┬áThe RedHawks are playing their best baseball of the season at the moment. Last night’s win expanded their streak to…

Coach of the Week: West Fargo Legion’s Chris Coste

Coste is in his first year coaching the Patriots

WEST FARGO, N.D. — West Fargo Patriots coach Chris Coste is the KVRR Coach of the Week. Coste has never coached legion baseball before this season, but that’s not to see he is inexperienced. The former World Series champion with the Philadelphia Phillies coaches the Concordia Cobbers’ baseball team. In the video, Coste discusses the differences between coaching high school…