High School

North Dakota’s Lone Collegiate Women’s Wrestling Team Inspires Others

University of Jamestown has had a women's wrestling team since 2008

JAMESTOWN, N.D. — Any time the University of Jamestown women’s wrestling team enters a gym, you notice their athleticism, energy, and passion for the sport. But what you can’t see is that most of these wrestlers blazed trails for others to compete in their hometowns. “It was something that was kind of unheard of down in my hometown, at least in…

Despite Fewer Teams, “Rumble on the Red” Still Thrives

The tournament lost more than 30 teams as a result of this week's blizzard

FARGO, N.D. — In the days leading up to the “Rumble on the Red” wrestling tournament, Steve Saxlund kept his eyes glued to the weather forecast. “You’re making a decision based on how these teams are going to travel, and they’d have to make a decision on how they’re getting here. Are they going to be here Friday morning, or could…

Laying the Foundation: Davies Students Building a House

The 1800 square foot home will be complete this spring

FARGO, N.D. — Students at Davies High School are showing off their skills with projects built with their bare hands. As part of the school’s Career and Technical Education program, students showcased their assignments from classes such as woodworking and engineering. The largest project on display was an 18000 square foot, single–family home that several students have been building throughout the…

Fargo North’s Olson Makes Big Save for HS Play of the Week

Save Kept Century Off the Board in the First Period

FARGO, N.D. — Lucas Olson is the winner of the DJ Colter High School Player of the Week. The Fargo North netminder made a series of saves off a Bismarck Century rush. The back-to-back stops helped hold the Patriots scoreless in the first period. Congratulations to Olson. Categories: High School, Play of the Week, Top Sports Headlines Tags: Fargo North,…

GFC’s Kanta Delivers with High School Play of the Week

Kanta chipped in a goal on the run in the boys state soccer tournament.

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Grand Forks Central’s Lucas Kanta is the winner of the DJ Colter High School Play of the Week. Kanta chipped in a goal on the run in the boys state soccer tournament. Categories: High School, KVRR Sports Extra, Play of the Week, Top Sports Headlines Tags: DJ Colter, Grand Forks Central, High School, Lucas Kanta, Play…

Governor Burgum Hears Concerns from High School Students about Fargo’s Future

More kids are thinking about leaving North Dakota for college and for work

FARGO, N.D. — Fargo is one of the fastest growing metro areas in the Midwest, yet Cass County has the most open jobs in all of North Dakota. There are more than 11,000 students in Fargo Public Schools, but some want to leave the state to further their education and careers. “We’re much more limited here, so if we can expand…

Bennett Elementary Students Do Compassion-Based Activities With High School Leaders

There were games, presentations, and role-playing

FARGO, N.D. — Kids at Bennett Elementary spent the day putting the Golden Rule to practice. Fourth and fifth graders were led by Davies High School students as they did activities to practice team building and being kind. There were games, presentations, and role–playing on how to treat everyone nicely. There was also a chance for kids to share their experiences,…

Fargo North’s McIntyre Trucks Defense to Earn HS Play of the Week

McIntyre wins the DJ Colter High School Play of the Week

FARGO, N.D. — Fargo North running back Jake McIntyre is the winner of the DJ Colter High School Play of the Week. McIntyre rushed through a mob of defenders for a big gain. Categories: High School, KVRR Sports Extra, Play of the Week, Top Sports Headlines Tags: DJ Colter, Fargo North, High School, HS POTW, Jake McIntyre, Play of the…

Davies Boys Soccer Shuts Out Sheyenne

The Eagles scored three second-half goals to win 3-0

WEST FARGO, N.D. — Davies’ and Sheyenne’s boys soccer teams were scoreless after the first half of their game Thursday night. After the break, the Eagles tallied a trio of goals to win the match 3-0. Categories: High School, Top Sports Headlines Tags: Boys Soccer, Davies, FARGO, High School, Sheyenne, West Fargo

Record Number of Kindergartners Set to Begin School in West Fargo

The number is a jump from last year's record of more than 960

WEST FARGO, N.D. — With another school year set to begin, more five and six–year–olds are set to begin their journeys at 13 elementary schools across West Fargo. This year, more than 1,000 kindergartners are enrolled, which means the district has to prepare for the new wave of students. “We are hiring three new teachers, two of those teachers will be…