Shanley Football

Emmet Kenney Commits To Stanford

The Shanley kicker set the state record for longest field goal earlier in the season

FARGO, ND – Shanley kicker Emmet Kenney had offers from quite a few schools but in the end has chosen Stanford University in California, part of the PAC12. He’s already kicked a few 50-yard field goals this year, one of which, a 58-yarder, was a state record. Categories: High School, Top Sports Headlines Tags: Deacons Football, Emmet Kenny, Shanley Football

ND high school football roundup

Sheyenne, Davies and Hillsboro-Central Valley picked up wins on Friday night.

FARGO, N.D. — Sheyenne won back-to-back EDC titles with a 42-14 win over Fargo South. Davies took the second spot in the conference after the regular season with a 42-28 win over rival Shanley. In a top-three matchup, No. 2 Hillsboro-Central Valley took down No. 3 Kindred 21-6. Categories: High School, KVRR Sports Extra, Top Sports Headlines Tags: Davies Football,…

Shanley Football Gets First Positive Coronavirus Test

Team Activities shut down until Sept. 30; no impact on any games

FARGO, N.D. — Shanley football has shut down all team activities after a positive coronavirus test, according to head coach, Troy Mattern. The next time the Deacons can return to the field is September 30th. Their next game is expected to be played on October 2nd against Grand Forks Red River. This week is a built in bye for EDC…

Fargo North, South Decide to Play in Second Division of Football in 2021; Shanley Stays

Fargo North and South to play in 11AA division in 2021

The 2021 North Dakota  high school football season is about to look a whole lot different. The two oldest Fargo public schools, Fargo North and Fargo South  opted to play down a division in class 11A, joining both Grand Forks schools starting next season. The Spartans, Bruins and Shanley were all assigned to the second division, based off male enrollment…

Kicking His Way to Fame: Shanley’s Emmet Kenney

Shanley's Kicker has received division one schools from posting videos on social media

  FARGO, N.D. — Kicking wasn’t always the first love for Shanley’s Emmett Kenney. At a young age, Kenney played receiver and basketball before an injury sparked his interest with the leg. “I was a wide receiver when I first started playing football. I was about in third-fourth grade and was pretty good at it but I happened to get…

Shanley Football’s Leier Advances in Play of the Year Bracket

Leier's Pick Six against Jamestown advances in Play of the Year Bracket

FARGO, N.D. — On Friday night during Sports Extra, the KVRR Sports team announced the next two nominees for the Play of the Academic Year bracket. This week, it was the final set of football plays to be voted on and advance to the round of eight. This week it was Shanley’s Jackson Leier and his pick six against Jamestown taking…

Play of the Year Nominees: May 8

Shanley, Davies Battle for Advancement in Play of the Year Bracket

  FARGO, N.D. — The second showdown in the Football quadrant of the 2020 D.J. Colter High School Play of the Year Bracket is a battle between schools in the EDC: Shanley and Davies. First play comes from Shanley and the season opening game for the Deacons against Jamestown.  Jackson Leier picks off the BlueJays quarterback and proceeds to take…

Shanley’s Kava Joins Brother at NDSU

Signed National Letter of Intent to NDSU Football

FARGO, N.D. — Davies’ Ty Satter wasn’t the only signee with roots in North Dakota State’s football program. Joe Kava, the senior defensive tackle out of Shanley who signed his letter of intent earlier today will be the second Bison on the roster representing the Kava name. His brother, Jake, is a redshirt freshman defensive end for the Herd. The…

HS Football: EDC Roundup

Sheyenne, West Fargo win

FARGO, N.D. — With no school Thursday or Friday, many of the EDC games were moved to Wednesday and Saturday. A couple six and one schools in action. Davies and Sheyenne playing at Fargo South. The Mustangs end the Eagles six-game win streak by a score of 36-25. Zach Rodgers with a rushing TD for the Mustangs. Eagles drop to…

EDC High School Football Roundup

Davies, Sheyenne, Fargo South, and Shanley all took home a win in Conference play

FARGO, N.D. — Thursday’s weather did not stop high school football from getting underway in the EDC as all eight teams played a conference matchup. Davies 30, West Fargo 26 Sheyenne 44, Grand Forks Central 0 Fargo South 14, Fargo North 6 Shanley 10, Grand Forks Red River 0 Categories: High School, Top Sports Headlines Tags: Davies Football, Eastern Dakota…