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H.S. Hoops Recap: Sheyenne Boys, Devils Lake Girls Came Out Victorious

Thursday night high school hoops

FARGO, N.D — A busy day and night of high school hoops on the eve of New Years Eve. Sheyenne boys basketball holds on to the 66-59victory over Shanley extending their win streak to four games. Devils Lake girls basketball makes the long trip and has a big second half to take down Fargo North, 53-35. Categories: High School, Top…

Words Of Wisdom Helps Carry Devils Lake Girls Basketball

Firebirds Head Coach Justin Klein preached a consistent message before every game, helping motivate his players

FARGO, ND – As they did last year, Devils Lake Girls Basketball came into the season with high hopes, and lived up to them. The Firebirds made it all the way to the North Dakota Girls Semifinals before the Coronavirus prompted the NDHSAA to suspend remaining winter activities. Categories: High School, Top Sports Headlines Tags: Devils Lake Firebirds, Devils Lake…

Devils Lake’s Mertens Named NDHSCA Class A Girls Basketball Player of the Year

Averaged 12.8 points per game

DEVILS LAKE, N.D. — Devils Lake guard Jessica Mertens was named the North Dakota High School Coaches Association Powerade Senior Athlete of the Year in Class A girls basketball. Mertens helped the Firebirds to the state championship game each of the last two season averaging 12.8 points, 6.3 rebounds, and 5.1 steals per game in her senior season. Next up…

Boys Hockey: Devils Lake Takes Down Sheyenne

Devils Lake overcame a 2-goal deficit in the 1st period to win 6-4

FARGO, ND – Sheyenne’s 3-1 1st period lead wasn’t long-lasting. After tying things up by the end of the frame, Devils Lake eventually took the lead en route to a 6-4 win on Saturday afternoon. Categories: High School Tags: Devils Lake, Devils Lake Boys Hockey, Devils Lake Firebirds, Devils Lake Hockey, Firebirds Boys Hockey, Firebirds Hockey

Devils Lake’s Nelson Wins High School Play of the Week

Firebirds Nelson's Block Wins HS POTW

FARGO, N.D — This week’s winner of the DJ Colter High School Play of the Week is Devils Lake’s Grant Nelson. Nelson took home 90 percent of the votes online. The NDSU Basketball commit came up with a huge block at the rim against Davies Congrats to Nelson and the Firebirds for taking home this week’s win. Categories: High School,…

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…

Class A State Volleyball Roundup: Mandan Upsets West Fargo in Quarterfinals

Valley City only EDC team left in state tournament.

FARGO, N.D. — The North Dakota high school state volleyball tournament opened at the FargoDome on Thursday. In Class A the biggest upset came in the opening match of the day. (W4) Mandan defeated (E1) West Fargo 3-2 (25-21, 22-25, 25-18, 23-25, 16-14). The rest of the state quarterfinals went chalk. (E2) Valley City downed (W3) Bismarck High 3-0 (25-22,…