Moorhead Spuds Hockey

Two Local Hockey Players Headline Team USA Roster for Gretzky Cup

Moorhead's Joe Gramer, Warroad's Grant Slukynsky make roster

MOORHEAD, Minn — Moorhead defenseman Joe Gramer  and Warroad goaltender Hampton Slukynsky will get the chance to represent the United States donning the red, white and blue at the Hlinka Gretzky Cup for the Under-18 select team starting July 29th in Red deer, Alberta. Gramer and Slukynsky are two of five Minnesotans to make the roster joining Hermantown’s Ty Hanson,…

H.S. Tuesday Roundup: Moorhead Boys Hockey, GF Red River Boys Hoops Both Win

Spuds score 8 in win; Roughriders put up 101

FARGO, N.D — Moorhead boys hockey took the ice Tuesday night looking for its seventh win in a row and got, 8-2, over East Grand Forks. Second game in a row the Spuds have scored eight goals in victory. Grand Forks Red River boys basketball put up 101 points to hand West Fargo just its second loss and first on…

Will Borgen’s Journey To Seattle Traced Back To Moorhead

The former Spud was selected by the new organization in the NHL expansion draft on Wednesday

MOORHEAD, MINN (KVRR) – He laced up the skates at Moorhead High, then with Saint Cloud. After that, he joined the Buffalo Sabres A.H.L. affiliate, the Rochester Americans in western New York for a seasons. He played in NHL games then, but FM’s Will Borgen will have a new home that’s brand new. “I’m excited for it, the opportunity out…

Moorhead Boys’ Hockey’s Season Ends in State Tournament Quarterfinals

Spuds fell to the three seed, Lakeville South, 4-3

  ST PAUL, Minn — The six game win streak comes to an end as Moorhead boys hockey falls in the Class AA State Quarterfinals to the three seed Lakeville South, 4-2. The Spuds were able to score first with a goal from the team’s leading scorer, Harper Bentz, in the second period, however, the Cougars erupted with four goals…

Moorhead Boys Hockey’s Growth Leads Them into State Tournament

Winners in six straight; head to state as unseeded teams

MOORHEAD, Minn — Moorhead boys’ hockey makes its 18th state tournament appearance on Wednesday as Class AA action gets underway at Xcel Energy Center, however it wasn’t the easy road to get there. Coming into a new year, the Spuds lost award finalists at goalie and defenseman. It was a young team with one skater having significant ice time. On…

Moorhead’s Kunka Wins High School Play of the Week

Spuds Goalie took home 82 percent of the votes

FARGO, N.D. — This week’s winner of the Chris Heise High School Play of the Week goes to Moorhead Boys Hockey and Will Kunka. Kunka took home a commanding 82 percent of the votes. Kunka made a crafty glove side to spark a comeback that lead the Spuds to victory over Roseau. Congrats to Kunka and the Spuds for taking…