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Mayville State Baseball Gets to NAIA Tournament Behind Total Team Effort

Comets are five seed; play elimination game on Tuesday to stay alive

WILLIAMSBURG, Ky. — For the first time since 2018 Mayville State baseball  is back in the NAIA national tournament. The Comets clinched the automatic berth after claiming the North Star Athletic Association tournament by taken down the top seed, Bellevue, in a winner-take all game. The program has been no stranger  to winning conference championships  having 23 regular season titles…

Fugitive sought in Mayville State University attack arrested

MAYVILLE, ND (KVRR/KFGO) – A man wanted for attempted murder in the beating of a student on the Mayville State University campus has been arrested. Thirty-seven-year-old Noberto Zapata, Jr. was found in an apartment in Hatton earlier this week. Zapata is one of five people charged in the attack. Traill County Chief Deputy Tony Ernst says Zapata tried to escape…

Six charged after violent assault at Mayville State University

Norberto Zapata, Jr.MAYVILLE, N.D. (KVRR/KFGO) – Four men and a juvenile have been charged with a violent assault on the Mayville State University campus. The search continues for another suspect, 37-year-old Norberto Zapata, Jr., who has been charged with attempted murder.  The others face assault-conspiracy charges. Traill County Sheriff Steve Hunt says none of the suspects attend Mayville State and…

Mayville State Alum Anderson Gets Ready for First World Series Appearance

Nick Anderson is a member of the American League Champion Tampa Bay Rays

MAYVILLE, N.D. — Since joining the Tampa Bay Rays at the trade deadline in July of 2019, Nick Anderson has been of the most dominant arms in baseball coming out of the bullpen. Now the Mayville State alum gets to show his stuff on the biggest stage in baseball. Starting Tuesday, Anderson and the Rays play in their second ever…

NDSU Men’s Basketball Wins Home Opener Over Mayville State

Bison beat the Comets 93-53

FARGO, N.D. – Senior Tyson Ward scored 21 points to lead the North Dakota State men’s basketball team to a 93-53 victory over Mayville State on Thursday evening inside the Scheels Center. Ward became the 35th Bison to reach 1,000 career points, eclipsing the mark with 17 first-half points. Sophomore Tyree Eady added 13 points for NDSU, and Sam Griesel…

Former Mayville State Pitcher Nick Anderson Named to Baseball America’s All-Rookie MLB Team

Played his rookie season for Marlins before being traded to Miami Marlins

DURHAM, N.C. — Baseball America released its All–Rookie team for the 2019 season and former Mayville State and current Tampa Bay Rays pitcher Nick Anderson was named to the list. In 68 games with the Rays and Miami Marlins, Anderson recorded a 5 and 4 record, 3.32 ERA with 110 strikeouts and 24 earned runs. Categories: College, Top Sports Headlines…

Dragon MBB Cruises to 94-73 Win over Mayville State

MSUM shot 52.9 percent in the contest

MOORHEAD, Minn. (MSUM Athletics)— Five Minnesota State University Moorhead players scored in double figures as the Dragon men rolled to a 94-73 win over Mayville State in action Tuesday night at Nemzek Fieldhouse in Moorhead, Minn. MSUM finished nonconference play 6-2. Freshman center Jesse Bergh had 12 points and a career-high 16 rebounds for his first career-double double. Junior guard Johnny Beeninga had 16…

NDSU Women Sneak By Mayville State in Season Opener

The Bison win 49-43

FARGO, N.D. —  The North Dakota State women’s basketball team opened the 2018-19 season Tuesday night with a 49-43 victory over Mayville State at the Scheels Center inside the Sanford Health Athletic Complex. NDSU raced out to a 9-0 lead in the first 2:36 of the game with four different players scoring in the run. The Bison hit just one more shot for the…

Seven-Run 2nd Inning Powers NDSU Baseball Past Mayville State

The Bison won 8-5

FARGO, N.D. — North Dakota State baseball didn’t waste much time putting the offense together against Mayville State on Tuesday night. The Bison scored a run in the first inning before rattling off seven in the second to eventually win 8-5. Mitch O’Connor (1-3) threw five perfect innings before getting relieved. Head coach Tod Brown saving his arm for this…

Samuelson’s 32 Points Lead NDSU to Win over Mayville State

The Bison honored 10 year old Landon Solberg before the game.

FARGO, N.D. — As the regular season winds down in college basketball, the games carry more and more importance. But, Tuesday was a day where the game itself took a backseat. The Bison men played to raise awareness for Landon Solberg, a 10-year-old with a rare form of brain cancer. Landon and his basketball team were at the game as…