State tournament

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…

ND State Soccer: East Sends Three Teams to Semifinals

West Fargo dominated Mandan 8-1; Bismarck topped Fargo South 3-2; Shanley defeated Bismarck Century 3-2; Davies wins 3-2 against Minot

JAMESTOWN, N.D. —¬† Eight teams entered the day with hopes at a North Dakota state soccer title, but only four came out unscathed. The West Fargo Packers dominated Mandan 8-1 in Thursday’s contest. The Packers are the defending champions. Shanley upset the top seed out of the west, Bismarck Century, to get into the semifinals. The Deacons have been runners-up…

West Fargo Boys Soccer Eyeing Another State Title as EDC’s Top Seed

The Packers finished the regular season 10-2-2

WEST FARGO, N.D. —¬†West Fargo’s boys soccer team are the east’s top seed in the State Tournament with a 10-2-2 EDC record. The Packers are the defending state champions, and they also won it all back in 2014. The team has slumped off a little since starting the year 8-0, but now that they state tournament is here, the records…

Legion Baseball: Blues Down Mankato in Extra innings

Moorhead faces Stillwater next in legion state tournament.

ST. PAUL, Minn. (Legion Baseball Hub) — The Moorhead Blues prevailed in riveting 12-inning affair with the Mankato Nationals to live another day in the Minnesota American Legion State Tournament at CHS Field in St. Paul, MN. Their persistence resulted in a 5-3 win that was a well played game peppered with plenty of quality pitching and defense to go…

Fargo Post 2 Leaning on Defense, Pitching as it goes for 3rd Consecutive State Title

Post 2 is the 2-seed in the North Dakota state tournament

FARGO, N.D. — Fargo Post 2 is the 2-seed in the North Dakota legion state tournament. Post 2 is going for its third consecutive state title under head coach Luke Rustad. “There’s a little bit of luck involved when you’re winning a state tournament,” Rustad said. “You’ve got to make sure everybody’s playing well, and a couple things gotta go…

North’s Murphy-Jentrud Saves the Day with Am Fam Play of the Week

Alexis Murphy-Jentrud makes a diving save in the state tournament to help her team win

FARGO, N.D. — Offense was lacking in Fargo North’s quarterfinal matchup against Bismarck Century in the North Dakota State Soccer Tournament. The contest went to a shootout with a 0-0 tie. Then, with the Spartans up 3-1, they needed a save from Alexis Murphy-Jentrud to secure the victory, and she delivers. Congratulations to Murphy-Jentrud on earning the American Family Insurance…

Davies Soccer Shuts out Shanley to Win State Title

Alexis Matters with the game-winning goal for the Eagles.

FARGO, N.D. – The North Dakota girls soccer season concluded Saturday. It ended with the hottest defense in the league doing what it does best. The Davies Eagles had not given up a goal since May 11, and they did not Saturday, defeating Shanley 1-0 to win the state title. “It starts with our seniors,” Davies Head Coach Nick Christianson…