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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 ...

Swimming and Diving Majettes claim first home win over Legacy

Building depth in the swimming and diving program is something the Minot High School girls team has been working toward. With a convincing 136-49 win over Bismarck Legacy Thursday at Magic City Campus, the team is seeing the results. “I think we’re pretty pleased with where we’re ...

Minot hopes to jumpstart offense against Fargo Davies

For Minot High, it’s time to find the magic. The Minot offense struck fear in its opponents last season, exploiting defenses for an average of 35 points a night. It’s this potent attack that carried the Magicians all the way to the North Dakota Class AAA state championship game last ...

Magi tennis sweeps Demons 9-0

Minot High boys tennis kicked off conference play Thursday against Bismarck High at Hammond Park. The Magi took every single match from the Demons, ending the day with a perfect 9-0 finish. “Despite some slow starts in singles, we were able to right the ship and win 5 of the 6 in straight ...

Experience wins out

The last time Andy Jones was given the reigns to be the starting quarterback for a college football team was five years ago. The wide-eyed sophomore started every game during the 2013 season for Southern Virginia University, a Division III program in Buena Vista, Virginia. The Salt Lake ...

History favors Duluth in MSU football season opener

Beatdown of the Beavers has been an annual tradition for Minnesota Duluth since the Minot State football team joined the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference in 2012. Not only have the Bulldogs never lost to the Beavers (6-0), they have won all six games by at least 26 points and have ...

Home court magic

The Majettes’ home opener against Williston on Tuesday was anything but smooth at first. It took just two minutes for the Coyotes to silence what was a rowdy crowd at Minot High, scoring the first six points of the opening set and forcing an early timeout. The Majettes looked flustered and ...

Magi tennis defeats Williston, 4-3

Minot High boys tennis served up their fourth non-conference win Tuesday against Williston at Hammond Park in Minot. The 4-3 win was highlighted by a dominant doubles crew and a fresh face in singles. “We were happy to pull out a 4-3 non conference win over Williston,” Minot High head ...

Swinging at Vardon

It’s all about getting better each day for the Minot High School girls golf team, and Monday was no different. The Majettes took the battle to their home turf, hosting the Minot Invitational at the Vardon Golf Club. When the dust settled, MHS found themselves a few strokes away from the ...

The only goal

Noah Schmidt lifted his shirt in frustration as he walked toward the sideline. His night was over. Rusty and embarrassing. Those were just a couple of the words the junior forward used to describe his individual performance in Minot High School’s 2-1 loss to the rivaled Bismarck High Demons ...