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Lewis picks up two weekly awards

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Minot State women’s soccer player Sofia Lewis has been named the United Soccer Coaches Division II Player of the Week the organization announced on Tuesday. Lewis, who was also named the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Offensive Player of the Week, earned the ...

MSU women’s golf 12th in Kansas

OLATHE, Kan. — The Minot State women’s golf team sit in 12th place after Day 1 of the Central Region Fall Preview on Tuesday at the Prairie Highlands Golf Club. Miriam Dumes leads the Beavers by shooting a 76 to be tied for 13th overall. Northeastern State leads the event with a 302, ...

Chasing the Knights

Volleyball season is back in full effect, and the road to crowning a Class B District 12 champion is underway. That road to the title still runs through Our Redeemer’s Christian School. The Knights haven’t lost a district match since November of 2014, making them the favorites to claim ...

Friend request

Unwilling to let a potential recruit slip away, an impatient Jason Spain turned to Facebook seeking answers. The Minot State women’s soccer head coach used social media to track down and get in contact with Haley Berryman. The sophomore forward was tearing up the Northwest Athletic ...

Racing wraps up at Nodak

Kyle Hallgren (701) gets spun around in the IMCA Hobby Stocks B-main feature Sunday evening at Nodak Speedway. Sunday marked the final night of racing for the season at Nodak Speedway. Results of both Motor Magic nights on Saturday and Sunday can be found on page B2.

Second shutout

Life has been pretty easy for goalkeepers Erin Rafferty and backup Mackenzie Long. Through two games this season, the Minot State women’s soccer team has only allowed one shot on target. The Beavers (2-0) picked up their second shutout of the season with a 3-0 victory over Oklahoma Baptist ...

MARTINEZ: Hello, Minot

I should’ve booked a hotel in Nebraska. When I accepted the job at The Minot Daily News, I was excited to begin my journalism career. I’d just graduated from the University of Texas at Austin in May, and after living in Texas my whole life, I wanted to move somewhere where it wasn’t 90 ...

ORCS hires Bosch as new basketball head coach

Let the Brody Bosch era begin. Our Redeemer’s Christian School was a force to be reckoned with last season, posting a 13-4 record and claiming third place in the Region 6 tournament. But things took a turn in the offseason as Knights head coach Mark LaCroix announced his departure from ...

Split for MSU volleyball to close out Rosella Meier Classic

KEARNEY, Neb. — The Minot State volleyball team will head into the conference season with a winning record of 5-3 overall after splitting on the final day of the Rosella Meier Classic tournament in Kearney, Nebraska. This is the first time since the Beavers joined the Northern Sun ...

Backbreaker

In a game where Fargo Davies brought the pressure, the Minot High School defense found its breaking point. The Magicians football team had no answer for the potent Eagles’ attack Friday night, falling in their home opener, 42-22. It’s a performance that marks a complete 180 from a Minot ...

MSU volleyball takes two in Nebraska

KEARNEY, Neb. — The Minot State volleyball team didn’t drop a set in the first of two days at the Rosella Meier Classic in Kearney, Nebraska. The Beavers (4-2) defeated Newman University (25-13, 25-16, 25-11) and South Dakota School of Mines & Technology (25-20, 25-14, 25-17) on ...

Bulldogs bull through Beavers

Minot State true freshman Logan Krueger, out of Minot High School, opened his college career by taking down Minnesota Duluth starting quarterback John Larson for a sack on the first play from the line of scrimmage. It was all downhill for the Beavers after that in their season opener Thursday ...

MSU soccer blanks Black Hills State 6-0 in season opener

Ball into the box and senior Andrea Franco was body checked into the ground. Minot State’s leading scorer from a season ago, Sofia Lewis, stepped to the penalty spot to deliver some retaliation. Not even a minute into MSU’s season opener, Lewis calmly buried the Beavers’ first goal of ...

Magicians put on a show against Legacy in a 6-1 win

Courage Amsbury raced down the field, intent on doing damage. With a Legacy defender by his side, the senior forward swung his leg back and unloaded a powerful strike. The shot skidded along the grass and past the outstretched hands of the goalie, smacking the back of the net. A mere 41 ...