Hockey

Force Score Late, Fall to Sioux City

Force and Muskateers battle again Saturday.

FARGO, N.D. — The Fargo Force got a goal in the lasting seconds from Garrett Van Wyhe but they fall to Sioux City 2-1 at Scheels Arena on Friday night. Dylan Mills got the scoring started for the Musketeers in the first period and they never looked back. These two teams will drop the puck again on Saturday at Scheels…

Fargo Force Players Take a Break from the Ice, Face Off with Kennedy Elementary Students

The players not only read to the kids, but answered some questions about their lives on the ice

FARGO, ND — Fargo Force players are stepping off the ice and into Kennedy Elementary School to read to first graders. They spent the morning in all four first grade classrooms reading some of their favorite stories out loud. The players not only read to the kids but answered some questions about their lives on the ice. They also told…

Randklev’s Between-the-Legs Move Earns HS Play of the Week

Randklev wins the DJ Colter - Ken Kraft High School Play of the Week

MOORHEAD, Minn. — There was little drama when it came to this week’s DJ Colter – Ken Kraft High School Play of the Week. Moorhead’s Carter Randklev performed a nifty between-the-legs move to score a goal that earned him the No. 8 play of Sports Center’s Top 10, and is also good enough for the Play of the Week. Categories:…

The “Cullen Hockey Center” Will Soon Replace the Moorhead Youth Hockey Arena

The city council approved the first two phases of renovation which will cost around $8 million.

MOORHEAD, Minn. — The Moorhead Youth Hockey Arena is planning to make some changes and re–name the renovated facility the “Cullen Hockey Center. The city council approved the first two phases of renovation which will cost around $8 million. The city plans to issue taxpayer–backed bonds in order to pay for phase one of the project, which will include the…

Moorhead Boys Hockey Wins Home Opener in Dominant Fashion

Spuds take down Brainerd 6-1

MOORHEAD, Minn. — Moorhead’s boys hockey team has a lot of returning talent on its top lines. The Spuds leaned on that talent Tuesday night with a 6-1 win over Brainerd. Carter Randklev netted a hat trick, and Cole O’Connell netted a pair more in the victory. Categories: High School, Top Sports Headlines Tags: BOYS, Carter Randklev, Cole O’Connell, Hockey,…

The Science of Ice

Factors of making the perfect ice for hockey

The winter gives us a variety of sports to choose from, but hockey is native to the Northland – and ice, that’s the most important part of the good ol’ hockey game. First things first, temperature. “We turn the temperature down basically as far as we can get it because we’re putting multiple loads on and that’s what we call…

West Fargo Celebrates the Opening of New Sports Arena

The doors are open and the ice is ready for some shredding

WEST FARGO, ND — More than a year ago, construction began on the new West Fargo Sports Arena. Now, teams are finally getting their skates on the ice. The doors are open and the ice is ready for some shredding. “As a whole, I think it’s a beautiful place and it’s going to be a nice place to watch hockey,”…

Rink Report: UND not Overlooking Colorado College

The Tigers split a series against the Fighting Hawks last season

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — After a split against Minnesota at home last weekend, North Dakota hockey is on the road this Friday and Saturday to open up conference play. The Fighting Hawks hang onto their No. 4 ranking, and now they’re working on making sure the upcoming pair of contests against Colorado College don’t turn into a trap series. “These…

Hope Inc. Holds Free Sled Hockey Open House

The goal was to show people with physical challenges they are not alone

MOORHEAD, Minn. — Able-bodied people took the chance to be in a disabled person’s seat in the hockey rink.  Hope Inc. held their free open house for anyone who wanted to try out sled hockey. It gave friends and family the opportunity to know what it’s like trying to play the sport. One Hope Inc. official says the most important part…

Fargo Force Fall in Home Opener to Stampede

Force give up four goals in the second period in loss.

FARGO, N.D. — The Fargo Force opened their season at Scheels Arena on Friday night. But the Sioux Falls Stampede spoiled the home opener downing the Force 5-2. Garrett Van Whye and Jonathan McDonald scored goals for the Force in the loss. The Force are back at home against Sioux city on Saturday. Categories: Fargo Force, KVRR Sports Extra, Top…