Cooper Mattern

Shanley’s Mattern Wins High School Play of the Week

Mattern won with over 87 percent of the votes

FARGO, N.D. — This week’s winner of the Chris Heise High School Play of the Week goes to Shanley baseball and Cooper Mattern. Mattern threw out a runner at third from behind the plate to save a run in a win over Fargo South. Congrats to Mattern and the Deacons for taking home the win. Categories: High School, Play of…

Shanley QB Mattern Commits to St. John’s

Finished season with over 2,000 yards passing

FARGO, N.D. — Shanley quarterback, Cooper Mattern, is taking his talents to Collegeville and St John’s football this fall. Mattern finished his senior season as the top quarterback in the state of North Dakota after throwing for over 2,000 yards, 18 touchdowns and averaging just under 258 yards per game. QB1 led the Deacons to the Class AAA State Quarterfinals…

Shanley Football Embracing Underdog Role Heading into Matchup With West’s Number One Seed Bismarck Century

Century has 19-game win streak; defending state champions

FARGO, N.D. — The end of the regular season did not go as planned for Shanley football. The Deacons recorded losses in their last two games, however, it still earned a chance to redeem themselves making the playoffs as the final team from the east. That opportunity comes as a challenge. Facing the top seed from the west in Bismarck…

Shanley Set For Second Go-Around In EDC

The Deacons played their inaugural season in the Eastern Dakota Conference last year

  FARGO, ND – The Deacons are ready to hit the field this fall, after their inaugural season in the Eastern Dakota Conference that ended just short of the playoffs. But the Deacons begin their second go-around in the conference with Cooper Mattern heading into his senior year set to quarterback the team his father, Troy coaches. So besides the…