Fargo North

Play of the Week Nominees: June 1


FARGO, N.D. — The DJ Colter-Ken Craft high school play of the week nominees both come from Fargo North high school. The chase for the state softball and baseball tournament titles began last weekend. Fargo north baseball’s second baseman Blake Atkins reads the misdirect off the mound, and gets his foot on the bag just in time to get the…

Fargo North Soccer Seniors Hoping to Replicate State Title from Freshman Year

The Spartans last won state in 2015.

FARGO, N.D. — The North Dakota high school state soccer tournament begins this week. Fargo North is trying to live up to its No. 1 seed from the East after winning the EDC. The Spartans, like every team from the East, had to adapt to a shortened season after weather made field conditions unplayable. But now, they say they’ve had…

EDC Baseball Roundup: West Fargo, Fargo Davies Advance to Title Game

West Fargo topped Grand Forks Red River 7-1; Davies beat Fargo North 4-1

VALLEY CITY, N.D. — West Fargo baseball took on Grand Forks Red River in the semifinals of the EDC Tournament. The Packers topped the RoughRiders 7-1 to advance to the title game. In game two of the semis, Fargo Davies beat Fargo North 4-1. The Eagles and Packers will square off in the championship game on Saturday.     Categories:…

EDC Softball Roundup: Crazy Fifth Inning Helps North Upset West Fargo

Valley City cruises to EDC final.

WEST FARGO, N.D. — The defending state champs have some work to do on Saturday in order to get to the state tournament. Fifth-seeded Fargo North upset top-seeded West Fargo 6-3 on Friday at Sheyenne high school. With the win Fargo North clinches a spot in the state tournament. The Spartans scored five runs in a crazy fifth inning which…

HS Softball Roundup: EDC Tournament Quarterfinals

Highlights from the first round of the EDC Softball Tournament

WEST FARGO, N.D. — Thursday was the first round of the EDC softball tournament at Sheyenne High School in West Fargo. The top-seeded Packers handled things easily, while Valley City busted loose with a huge offensive performance of 23 runs. Fargo North and Sheyenne featured much more of a pitchers’ duel, with the Spartans needing to come from behind. Davies…

HS Softball: Fargo North Edges Fargo Davies

North picks up win number 13 on the season.

FARGO, N.D. — The Fargo North Spartans downed the Fargo Davies Eagles 8-7 on Friday night at Mickelson Field. The Spartans improve to 13-6 on the season. The Eagles fall to 6-10 on the year. Categories: High School, KVRR Sports Extra, Top Sports Headlines Tags: Eagles, Fargo Davies, Fargo Davies Eagles, Fargo North, Fargo North Spartans, High School Softball, Spartans

Opheim Lays Out to Capture POTW Honors

Congrats to Taya Opheim for winning AM FAM HS POTW

FARGO, N.D. — The winner of the DJ Colter – Ken Kraft high school play of the week goes to Fargo North shortstop Taya Opheim. Opheim got a great read on a flair. She then laid out to make the catch. Great play that likely saves a run and ends the inning. Congratulations to Opheim, winner of the high school…

Play of the Week Nominees: May 11


FARGO, N.D. — More often than not it’s the scoring plays that make the highlights or get a player the most recognition, so this week we chose two plays that may not show up on the stat sheet, but still made a big impact on the diamond. Fargo North’s Taya Opheim made a leaping catch to keep West Fargo off the scoreboard,…

Coach of the Week: Fargo North Softball’s Scott Carter

Carter is in his fourth season as head coach of the Spartans

FARGO, N.D. — When it comes to high school softball in the state of North Dakota, West Fargo stands head and shoulders above the competition. But, Fargo North is trying to put its hat in the ring with a solid start to the season. Scott Carter is in his fourth season as the Spartans head coach. Check out KVRR Sports…

Olek Strikes out 13, North Softball Upends Top-Ranked Valley City

The Spartans split the doubleheader with the Hi-Liners.

FARGO, N.D. — The ninth-ranked Fargo North got a huge performance from sophomore pitcher Gabi Olek as the Spartans took down top-ranked Valley City on Tuesday 5-2. Olek recorded 13 strikeouts for the Spartans in the win. Valley City went on to take the second game of the double header 11-2 in four innings. Categories: High School, Top Sports Headlines…