Jake Kava

Kava Scores 1,000th Career Point, Shanley Deals Loss to St. Mary’s

The Shanley girls lose their first game of the year at the hands of the Saints

FARGO, N.D. — Shanley senior Jake Kava is a part of the Millennium Club after a strong performance against Bismarck St. Mary’s on Wednesday. Kava recorded his 1000th career point as the Deacons improved to 4-2 with a 77-58 win over the Saints. The Shanley girls were dealt their first loss of the season, as they fell in a tight…

Kava and Hoggarth’s Dream Comes True Signing With NDSU on National Signing Day

Hoggarth finished with 3,580 career rushing yards at Oak Grove; Kava totaled 312 career tackles at Shanley

FARGO, N.D. — NDSU Football added 24 new Bison to the roster this afternoon during the first ever National Signing Day. Ben Hoggarth, the 2017 all-state running back out of Oak Grove High School is one of those 24 new additions. This afternoon Hoggarth signed with NDSU as a preferred walk-on. He finished with 3,580 rushing yards, 42 rushing touchdowns,…

Kava Reception Earns HS Play of the Week

Shanley's Jake Kava made a one-handed grab to win the DJ Colter-Ken Kraft High School Play of the Week

FARGO, N.D. — Jake Kava is the winner of the DJ Colter-Ken Kraft High School Play of the Week. Kava made a one-handed touchdown catch on a throw from Cade Busek to help the Deacons beat Central Cass on September 15. American Family Insurance Play of the Week brought to you by D.J. Colter and Ken Kraft. Follow them on Twitter…

Play of the Week Nominees: September 22


FARGO, N.D. — This week’s nominees for the D.J. Colter-Ken Kraft High School Play of the Week feature a battle between turf and the pitch. Shanley’s Cade Busek aired it out to the end zone to Jake Kava who hauled in the one-handed touchdown catch. West Fargo’s Yussuf Mohamed showed off his moves, and buried the goal from deep. You can…

HS Football Season Preview: Shanley Deacons

Troy Mattern is hoping to bring the program its 1st state title since 2012

FARGO, N.D. — One of North Dakota’s most renowned football coaches, Troy Mattern, has a new home this fall. After seven years as Head Coach at Fargo South, Mattern will take on the role of Head Coach at Shanley High School.   Mattern is hoping to continue the Deacon’s rich winning tradition by bringing the program its first state title…

Am Fam HS Play of the Week Nominees

Moorhead's Herbranson and Shanley's Kava square off for Play of the Week

FARGO, N.D. — Moorhead’s boys hockey team and Shanley’s boys basketball team have had very successful seasons. Players will say the individual accolades don’t matter in the grand scheme of things, but one player from each of those teams is still a nominees for the American Family Insurance High School Play of the Week, sponsored by the Darin Zaun Agency….