High School

Coach of the Week: Central Cass Softball’s Scott Kost

Central Cass is eager to get the season rolling to defend its Class-B State Title

CASSELTON, N.D. — A mid-April blizzard is delaying Spring sports in North Dakota. Central Cass is eager to get back on the diamond to defend its 2018 Class-B state title. The Squirrels picked up a win against Kindred before the storm this week, thanks in part to their turf field. Head coach Scott Kost is in his eighth season as…

Barnesville’s Tonsfeldt Steals HS Play of the Week

Adam Tonsfeldt is the winner of the Chris Heise High School Play of the Week

MOORHEAD, Minn. — This week’s winner of the Chris Heise High School Play of the Week was part of a double-feature. Barnesville’s Adam Tonsfeldt made two plays in the section tournament against East Grand Forks that showed off his versatility. Both of the highlighted plays showcase a steal that he was able to turn into a transition basket. Categories: High…

Limke’s Drive Earns HS Play of the Week for HCV

The Burro scored on a nice move in transition

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Patrick Limke showed off his big-game play-making ability very quickly into the Class-B region 2 boys basketball championship game. The matchup between Hillsboro-Central Valley and Thompson was scoreless, and Limke stole the ball away and drove the length of the court for a layup. He is the winner of the Ken Kraft High School Play of…

“If the Dress Fits” Gives High School Girls Free Prom Dresses

This is the fourth year the organization has given away dresses

MOORHEAD, Minn. — “If the Dress Fits,” a non-profit organization, is making sure all high school girls can have a beautiful dress to go to prom. “Seeing some of these dresses, I’m like, ‘man I wish I had these when I was going to prom.’ I want to try them on and all that kind of stuff so it’s a…

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…