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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….

Local Athletes Sign National Letters of Intent on Signing Day

On to the next level for many in the area

FARGO, N.D. — A pair of Moorhead signees are joining Bison nation. Senior forward Olivia Watson joins NDSU soccer after setting the Spuds single season goals record.. Ian Simonich joins NDSU golf after winning a Minnesota junior golf title. Roseau’s Katie Borowicz signs on with former Minnesota Lynx great Lindsey Whalen and the Gophers. Sheyenne boy’s basketball’s Jacksen Moni made…

High School Play of the Week Nominees: November 6

Moorhead, Ada-Borup Battle for Play of the Week

FARGO, N.D. — This week’s Chris Heise high school play of the week nominees put two Minnesota schools up against one another The first nominee comes from Moorhead. Jacqui Fitzpatrick shows amazing control to keep a foot in bounds and complete the touchdown against Brainerd. The second nominee is from Ada-Borup. Beau Fetting takes control of the field of the…

MN High School Football Roundup: Moorhead Stays Unbeaten With Senior Night Win

Spuds beat Brainerd, 48-0

MOORHEAD, Minn. — Moorhead football is off to their best start since the 2015 season and have the best quarterback in the state of Minnesota. Trey Feeney leads the state in passing yards and touchdowns. After a 48-0 win over Brainerd Thursday night, the Spuds stay unbeaten and improve to 5-0 on the season with one more home game next…

Moorhead Volleyball Improves to 6-2 With Four-Set Win Over Alexandria

Spuds now on three-game win streak

MOORHEAD, Minn. — Moorhead Volleyball hosted Alexandria on Monday night in Section 8AAA action. The Spuds dropped just one set en route to a four-set victory. The Spuds improved to 6-2 on the season riding a three-game win streak. They’ll play Brainerd next on Thursday. The Cardinals fall to 2-5 on the year and play Brainerd at home on Tuesday….

Moorhead Boys Soccer’s Weiler Wins High School Play of the Week

Weiler received 68 percent of the votes

MOORHEAD, Minn. — This week’s winner of the Chris Heise High School Play of the Week goes to Moorhead Boys Soccer and Liam Weiler. The Spuds took home 68 percent of the votes. Weiler scored the go-ahead goal to get his team to the Section 8AA title game. Congrats to Weiler and the Spuds for taking home the win. Categories:…

Play of the Week Nominees: October 23

Moorhead, West Fargo Battle for the POTW

FARGO, N.D. — This week’s Chris Heise high school play of the week nominees features plays from the pitch and the gridron. The second consecutive week with  North Dakota and Minnesota teams battling for bragging rights. Moorehad Boys Soccer’s Liam Weiler heads home the game winning goal to send the Spuds to the Section 8AA Championship game on Saturday up…

Moorhead Boys Soccer Advances to Section 8AA Final

Spuds beat Brainerd, 1-0

MOORHEAD, Minn. — Moorhead Boys Soccer continues their undefeated 2020 campaign with a 1-0 win over Brainerd.  Liam Weiler scored the lone goal. With the win, the Spuds advance to the Section 8AA Final against the number one seed Maple Grove. That game will be played either Friday or Saturday at Maple Grove with the match scheduled for 7 P.M….