KVRR Sports Extra

Donny Schatz Looks to Keep Winning During Series Stop in North Dakota

Schatz is competing in the World of Outlaws Sprint Series

WEST FARGO, N.D. — Racing has made it’s way north. The World of Outlaws Sprint Series makes it’s annual pit stop in Grand Forks at the River Cities Speedway and few are more excited about it than North Dakota-native Donny Schatz. “Racing is getting in full force so it is only fitting that this week we are here with the World…

Play of the Week Nominees: June 7

WATCH THE NOMINEES FOR THE CHRIS HEISE HIGH SCHOOL PLAY OF THE WEEK

FARGO, N.D. — The nominees for the Chris Heise High School Play of the Week feature a pair of championship-level performances. From the Class B state Championship Park River/Fordville-Lankin baseball team, brothers Adam and Nathan Zavalney connect to catch a runner trying to steal second base and get the out en route to the state title. In the North Dakota…

Shanley’s Shutout Pushed Team to Girls Soccer State Title Game

The Deacons defeated Sheyenne 2-0

JAMESTOWN, N.D. — Shanley girls soccer has been hot all year and kept things rolling all the way to the State Tournament game with a 2-0 win over Sheyenne on Friday night. The Deacons will match up against Minot in Saturday’s big game. The Majette’s advanced after beating Davies 2-1 in the other semifinal game of the day. Categories: High…

Park River/Fordville-Lankin, Thompson Advance to Rematch of Class-B Baseball State Title Game

The Aggies defeated Shiloh Christian 1-0, Thompson took down Enderlin/Maple Valley 5-4

FARGO, N.D. — After Friday’s semifinals, just two teams remain trying to claim the 2019 Class-B State baseball championship. Both teams made it to the finals last year as well. (2) Thompson 5, (3) Enderlin/Maple Valley 4 (1) Park River/Fordville-Lankin 1, (4) Shiloh Christian 0 Categories: High School, KVRR Sports Extra, Top Sports Headlines Tags: Aggies, Class-B State Baseball, KVRR…

Class B State Softball Tournament is Set

Four teams from the East Region earned a spot in the 2019 Tournament

MAYVILLE, N.D. — The bracket for the Class B softball tournament has been finalized. Reigning champions Central Cass extended its win streak to 19 with a win over Thompson in the regional title game. The Squirrels will take the top seed from the East and the Tommies will take the second. Hillsboro Central Valley earns a spot after missing out last…

Class B State Baseball Tournament Bracket is Set

The Thompson Tommies are the No. 2 Seed

MAYVILLE, N.D. — The North Dakota high school baseball state tournament will take place at Newman Outdoor Field in Fargo. Thompson earned its spot on the state’s biggest stage with a dominating 10-0 win over Hillsboro-Central Valley in the Region 2 finals. This is the fourth time in as many seasons that the Tommies have advanced to states. In each…

KVRR Sports Roundtable: RedHawks Season Preview

The KVRR Sports Team looks ahead to the new season for Fargo-Moorhead

FARGO, N.D. — Friday marked the first day of the new season for the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks. There is a new face at the helm with Jim Bennett taking over as the new manager, but plenty of returning players and staff are back on the field this year. The KVRR Sport’s team takes a look at the 2019 squad to preview…

Play of the Week Nominees: May 10

Moorhead, Breckenridge Battle for Play of the Week

MOORHEAD, MINN. — With spring sports in full swing, the competition for high school play of the week nominees is getting stiffer. Two plays from this week stand out above the rest. The first nominee comes from Moorhead lacrosse in its inaugural season. Kenny Bohney fools everyone on the field with a behind-the-back shot on net. On the baseball field,…

NDSU Softball Falls to USD but Defeats SDSU to Advance to Summit League Championship

The Bison lost 10-1 against the Coyotes before taking down the Jackrabbits 5-0 in the second game of the day

FARGO, N.D. – North Dakota State bounced back from a 10-1 five-inning loss to South Dakota with a 5-0 shutout over South Dakota State to advance to the Summit League Championship game for the 11th straight season on Friday, May 10, before 336 spectators at Tharaldson Park. North Dakota State (40-14) will meet South Dakota (33-24) at 1 p.m. Saturday,…

Moton’s Decision to Switch Sports Pays Off at NDSU

The Bison Thrower played Basketball at UND last Season

FARGO, N.D. — There is no doubt that Akealy Moton has always been an athlete. The question was never if she’d play sports in college, but which sport was right her. “I always grew up with basketball, just cause of my parents – not just because of them, I also loved basketball too at the time,” Moton said. “But figuring out…