State tournament

West Dominates East in Girls Basketball State Quarterfinals

All four teams from the WDA advanced to the semis.

FARGO, N.D. — It was not a great day for EDC girls basketball teams. All four teams from the East lost in the first round of the state tournament to their Western counterparts. Three-seed Grand Forks Red River came the closest to victory, falling by six points against Bismarck St. Mary’s. (W1) Bismarck Century 66, (E4) Sheyenne 42 (W2) Mandan…

Sheyenne, West Fargo Slated for State Semifinal Showdown in Boys Basketball

The Mustangs and Packers won their quarterfinal matchups on Thursday

FARGO, N.D. — Either Sheyenne or West Fargo will be playing in the state final for boys basketball, and they have to get through the other to get there. The Packers pulled off an 85-81 overtime victory against Jamestown in the quarterfinals, aided by Joe Pistorius’ 29 points. Sheyenne, the EDC Tournament champion, was a little more comfortable in its…

Sheyenne Girls Basketball Eager to Impress in First State Tournament Berth

The Mustangs are making their first state tournament appearance as the 4-seed.

WEST FARGO, N.D. —┬áThe Sheyenne Mustangs are in a position they’ve never been in before in girls basketball; They’re preparing for the state tournament. Sheyenne grabbed the fourth and final spot out of the EDC to punch its ticket. The squad has come a long way since its inception four years ago when they didn’t win a single game, and…

Sheyenne Boys Basketball Sets Sights on First State Title

The Mustangs are the only squad in the eight-team field to never win a boys basketball state title.

WEST FARGO, N.D. — Sheyenne boys basketball is three wins away from the team’s first ever state championship. The Mustangs are the only squad in the eight-team field to never win a boys basketball title. They earned the No. 1 seed out of the East by sweeping their way to an EDC Tournament victory, and they will match up against…

Thompson Girls Basketball Punches Ticket to State with Region 2 Title

The Tommies beat Finley-Sharon/Hope-Page in the Region 2 Final

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Thompson girls basketball is headed back to the state tournament after taking down Finley-Sharon/Hope-Page 51-25 in the Region 2 Final. The state tournament begins on Thursday, March 1st Categories: High School, Top Sports Headlines Tags: Girl’s Basketball, Region 2, State tournament, Thompson, Tommies

ND Boys Hockey: State Tournament Roundup

Davies, Grand Forks Central advance to semifinals

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Grand Forks Red River provided the only upset in the first round of the North Dakota state hockey tournament. The 3-seed out of the east took down 2-seed Bismarck 4-2 on Thursday night. Fargo Davies advances to face Bismarck Century, while Red River will take on Grand Forks Central. (1W) Bismarck Century 6, (4E) Grafton-Park River…

ND Girls Hockey: State Tournament Roundup

The top four seeds advance to the state semifinals

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — All of the top seeds advanced to the semifinals in the North Dakota girls hockey state tournament. Davies and Bismarck shut out their opponents, while Fargo North-South and West Fargo both moved on. (1) Fargo North-South 11, (8) Mandan 2 (4) Davies 2, (5) Minot 0 (2) Bismarck 3, (7) Dickinson 0 (3) West Fargo 4,…

Moorhead Boys Hockey Enters Section Tournament with Big Aspirations

The Spuds are the one-seed in the section tournament.

MOORHEAD, Minn. — It was a strong regular season for Moorhead’s boys hockey team overall, but it didn’t end on the brightest note. The Spuds lost to Hill-Murray 3-0, but still earned the one-seed in the Section 8AA tournament. The seniors on the team are all trying to put that game behind them as they know one more loss ends…

Class B State Volleyball: LaMoure One Step Closer to Three-Peat as State Champion

LaMoure-Litchville/Marion will face Thompson for the State Title on Saturday

FARGO, N.D. — LaMoure is one win away from picking up its third consecutive Class-B volleyball state title. The Loboes rallied back from down one set to zero to win the match in four sets. LaMoure will face Thompson in the state title game after the Tommies bested Langdon Area E-M in five sets for their first title appearance since…

ND Boys Soccer: Davies, Bismarck Pave Way to State Final

Davies upset West Fargo, Bismarck took down Shanley

JAMESTOWN, N.D. — For the first time in four years, Shanley is not in the state final for North Dakota state boys soccer. The Deacons fell in their semifinal matchup against Bismarck 2-1 in overtime. Shanley grabbed an early 1-0 lead, but the Demons found the equalizer with just over four minutes to play. Bismarck will match up against the…