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Weather forces softball schedule changes

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Minot State head softball coach Dave Kivett announced a few changes in the schedule that affects games this weekend and early next week. This weekend’s Hy-Vee Classic hosted by Missouri Western State has been cancelled while Minot State’s opening NSIC doubleheader at UMary next Tuesday ...

The rise of Hannah Stewart and the Hawkeyes

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They might have just been shredded pieces of paper, but to Hannah Stewart and the Hawkeyes, the colorful spectacle meant much more. Confetti rained down on the hardwood of Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Indiana, on March 10 as the University of Iowa women’s basketball team ...

Previewing the Minot High track and field season

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It’s that time of the year again. After both teams combined for 12 Top 5 finishes at last year’s state meet, the Minot High School boys and girls track and field teams are getting back to work in preparation for the start of the regular season. Returning studs and new faces alike will ...

Q&A with NAHL Commissioner Mark Frankenfeld

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North American Hockey League (NAHL) Commissioner Mark Frankenfeld visited Minot this past Saturday to check out Maysa Arena and the top two teams in the Central Division. Prior to the Aberdeen Wings topping the Minot Minotauros 4-3 in overtime to claim a second straight regular season ...

Beavers announce spring football schedule

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The Minot State football team will hold 14 practices from March 19 through April 13 and will hold its Red and White Spring Game on April 12 in the Air-Supported Dome at Herb Parker Stadium. The Beavers will hold their first practice today at 6 a.m. Saturday practices will begin at 10 a.m. ...

MSU softball splits with Northern State in non-conference action

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In what was scheduled to be the final games played inside the air-supported dome at Herb Parker Stadium, the Minot State softball team managed to salvage a split Sunday afternoon in a non-conference doubleheader against NSIC foe Northern State. Minot State (11-6) dropped the opener, 10-5, but ...

Aberdeen claims Central with OT win over Minotauros

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Twenty-four hours after clinching a seventh straight postseason berth, the Minot Minotauros couldn’t prevent the Aberdeen Wings from achieving what they had set out to accomplish this weekend at Maysa Arena: win a second consecutive Central Division regular season title. In front of NAHL ...

Thompson outlasts Bishop Ryan in state semifinals, 68-65

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Cadyn Schwabe has ice in his veins. The Thompson senior delivered every time the No. 1-seeded Tommies called his number, as he helped extend his team’s season with a number of clutch shots in a 68-65 overtime win over No. 4-seeded Bishop Ryan to advance to the Class B state title game for ...

Minotauros storm back to beat Aberdeen

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Trailing 4-2 heading to the third period, the Minot Minotauros stunned the Central Division leading Aberdeen Wings Friday evening with three third-period goals for a 5-4 victory at Maysa Arena. Keenan Lund scored the game-winning goal on the power play with 3:34 remaining, assisted by Levi ...

Shiloh Christian soars over Beulah in the first round

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Powering his way to the basket and drawing a foul, Shiloh Christian senior Macauley Young had exerted his dominance for a double-double showing in the first 13 minutes. The 6-foot-9 center was well on his way to a 17-point, 18-rebound outing to lead the No. 2 Shiloh Christian Skyhawks past ...