Moorhead Football

Cooper Mattern Transferring to Concordia

North Dakota High School Football Star, Cooper Mattern Will Play for the Cobbers

Moorhead Moorhead, MN — Cooper Mattern is trasnfering from St. Johns to Concordia College. Mattern finished his senior season as the top quarterback in the state of North Dakota after throwing for over 2,000 yards, 18 touchdowns and averaging just under 258 yards per game for Shanley high school in 2020. Mattern did not play last season with the Johnies….

Seniors Dixon, Teiken, Ready to Lead Moorhead Football

UND commits are part of stellar defense

MOORHEAD, Minn — Moorhead football is coming off an historic 2020 season. The Spuds showed their dominance going 7-0 scoring over 300 points and holding opponents to just 38, however much of that offensive production has gone D-1 paving the way for new faces. Two of them are seniors Jamal Dixon and Jack Teiken. Dixon will see action at running…

Moorhead’s Weah Named Preseason All-American for UND Football

Led conference in several different rushing categories

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Defenses make way for Otis Weah because the North Dakota running back is coming for some more hardware. The Moorhead native was named a preseason All-American by Athlon sports. Weah led the Missouri Valley this spring in rushing yards, yards per carry, rushing touchdowns and yards per game.. All were top ten nationally. Weah is one…

UND Football was “Right Fit” for Moorhead’s Teiken

Spuds defensive end is committed to the Fighting Hawks as part of the 2022 class

MOORHEAD, Minn — Grand Forks might as well change its name to north Moorhead because a fifth Spuds player is set to play for North Dakota football. Defensive end Jack Teiken commits to the fighting hawks as part of their 2022 class. Teiken had 10 offers including NDSU, USD and Wyoming, Army and Air ForceĀ  from the FBS. While there…

Concordia’s 7-on-7 Football Camp Makes Its Return Helping Local Area High School Teams

Coach Terry Horan has been putting on the event since 2001

MOORHEAD, Minn — 18 football teams with over 300 athletes across six fields at Concordia playing 7 on 7. An ideal situation for an event that has been such a mainstay for the F-M area. It all started with an idea from head coach Terry Horan and its continued to grow ever since. “When I first came in 2001, I…

Moorhead Taking Advantage of Week Before Minnesota’s Dial Back Plan Begins

Spuds will play Volleyball and Football Thursday and Friday before Sports Pause

MOORHEAD, Minn. — Beginning 11:59 Friday night all organized youth and adult sports including association, club, intramural and school sports will pause in Minnesota as part of governor Tim Walz’s four week dial back plan to control the spread of COVID-19. It puts a stop to high school football one day after section playoffs began and to high school volleyball…

MN HS Football Roundup: Moorhead, Breckenridge Close Out Regular Season With Wins

Spuds beat Bemidji; Cowboys beat Staples-Motley

MOORHEAD, Minn — Wednesday marked the final game of the regular season for many Minnesota high school football teams. For Moorhead and Breckenridge that was the case. The Spuds move on to the postseason with a perfect 6-0 record after a 27-13 win over Bemidji. The Cowboys head in with a 5-1 record after a 54-0 win over Staples Motley….

Moorhead’s Spud Following Dad’s Footsteps But On A Different Field

Trey Feeney will be the second in his family to play QB collegiality but suiting up in a different uniform

FARGO, ND – If you’re a football fan in the F.M. area, chances are you know Kevin Feeney, a quarterback from 1995 to through 99′ who broke quite a few program records as a Bison. But he’s not the last Feeney to run an offense at the college level. His son Trey, who he now coaches, is heading on a…

Moorhead Senior Gives Back Those Who By His Side

Moorhead High Senior Scott Verkuilen surprised the community with a special gift to the Athletic Department

MOORHEAD, MN – Scott Verkuilen, a senior and a three-sport athlete at Moorhead High, was diagnosed with a rare for of Hodgkin’s lymphoma in July 2019. Yet just five months later, he was cancer free. According to Verkulien, it was only fair he returned the favor for all the support he received: by donating a new weight room to Moorhead…

Moorhead’s Seth Anderson Signs With NDSU Football

Will Join Offensive or Defensive Line

MOORHEAD, Minn. — The Bison also went across the red river to snap Seth Anderson from Moorhead. Anderson played on the offensive and defensive line for the Spuds. His senior season was cut short due to injury but its the versatility on both sides of the ball coach Matt Entz and coach AJ Blazek liked that attracted them to Anderson…