Shanley Football

Stellar Senior Season Earns Opportunity for Shanley’s Gores at NDSU

Earned a preferred walk-on offer

FARGO, N.D — When you have a big senior season like Shanley’s John Gores did it usually sparks some interest at the next level. The receiver had 88 receptions for 1269 yards and 10 touchdowns with the Deacons, who fell in the state semifinals to Sheyenne. Gores had three division one preferred walk-on opportunities from St Thomas, North Dakota and…

H.S. Football Roundup: West Fargo, Sheyenne Meet for State Championship

Battle of West Fargo in next Friday's Dakota Bowl

WEST FARGO, N.D — Sheyenne uses a 15-point fourth quarter to top Shanley and advance to their third straight 11AA Dakota Bowl with an undefeated record. West Fargo traveled to Bismarck and shutout the defending state champions, Century, 15-0 to advance to the Dakota Bowl. Jamestown and Bismarck St. Mary’s will meet for the first ever 11A state final. Categories:…

Shanley’s Gores Wins High School Play Of The Week

Touchdown catch against Jamestown

FARGO, N.D. — The Chris Heise high school play of the week winner goes to Shanley’s John Gores. Gores made a beautiful catch. Keeping both feet in bounds. One of two touchdowns he caught in a win over Jamestown. Congrats to Gores and the Deacons. Categories: High School, Play of the Week, Top Sports Headlines Tags: Chris Heise, Chris Heise…

H.S. Football Roundup: Shanley, West Fargo, Kindred, Fargo North, DGF, West Central-Ashby All Win

Week five of high school football in the metro is complete

FARGO, N.D — A busy week five of high school football in both North Dakota and Minnesota. In Fargo, Shanley gets the 33-13 over old 11B rival Jamestown. West Fargo takes down Fargo South 42-3 on the road. Fargo North puts up 42 at home against Grand Forks Red River. Kindred shutouts Oak Grove 41-0. In Minnesota, DGF stays undefeated…

Shanley’s Rostberg Wins High School Play of the Week

Deacons QB took home 54 percent of the votes

FARGO, N.D. — The first Chris Heise high school play of the week winner goes to Shanley football and quarterback Michael Rostberg. The junior connected with John Gores on a fourth down play to score the first touchdown of the night in a win over Davies. Congrats to Rostberg and the Deacons. Categories: High School, Play of the Week, Top…

Play of the Week Nominees: September 3

Shanley, Fargo North battle for high school play of the week

FARGO, N.D. — The first set of Chris Hesie high school play of the week nominees comes from week one of the high school football season in North Dakota. In a rivalry game between Shanley and Davies, Deacons quarterback Michael Rostberg throws a beauty of ball on 4th and 35 caught by John Gores for the first score of the…

N.D. H.S. Football Roundup: Shanley, Fargo North, Northern Cass Win, Fargo South Falls

Shanley, Fargo North, Northern Cass all win on week one of Friday night lights

FARGO, N.D. — Week one of Friday night lights in the Fargo metro. A pair of shutouts as Shanley downed Davies 34-0 and Fargo North won 21-0 over Valley City. Northern Cass went on the road to beat Oak Grove at home, 39-21. Fargo South fell at home to number one ranked, Bismarck St. Mary’s, 26-9.   Categories: High School,…

Shanley QB Mattern Commits to St. John’s

Finished season with over 2,000 yards passing

FARGO, N.D. — Shanley quarterback, Cooper Mattern, is taking his talents to Collegeville and St John’s football this fall. 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. QB1 led the Deacons to the Class AAA State Quarterfinals…