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MSU softball splits doubleheader against St. Cloud State

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ST. CLOUD, Minn. – The Minot State softball team (17-12, 6-6 NSIC) struck first in Saturday’s doubleheader against St. Cloud State (23-11, 5-5 NSIC) with a 3-1 victory but was unable to complete the two-game sweep, as the Huskies rallied for a 12-4 win. The Beavers claimed the first game ...

Minotauros beat Brookings, lock up Central Division No. 2 seed

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The Brookings Blizzard had nothing to play for except pride, while the Minot Minotauros were chasing after home ice advantage in the first round of the NAHL playoffs. That extra motivation carried the Minotauros (35-21-3) to a 2-0 win over the Blizzard (11-43-5) Friday night at Maysa Arena. ...

Majettes soccer defeats Jamestown, 8-1, in season opener

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JAMESTOWN — The Minot High School girls soccer team left no doubt in its season opener on Friday, as it dominated Jamestown for a convincing 8-1 victory. The Majettes wasted no time getting to work, as freshmen MaLiah Burke and Morgan Perrin each found the back of the net in the first three ...

Lovelace and the Lions lock down DLBLC softball for 1-0 win

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BURLINGTON — Somehow, someway, all Nora Kramer had to do was get on base. The sophomore stepped up to the plate to lead off for the Bishop Ryan softball team in its rivalry game against Des Lacs-Burlington/Lewis & Clark at the Burlington Sports Complex on Thursday. Opposing her in the ...

MSU baseball swipes 13 bases to steal sweep against Upper Iowa

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The offense sputtered out at times, but the legs kept on turning. The Minot State baseball team ran away from its offensive woes on Wednesday to extend its winning streak to seven straight games with a doubleheader sweep of Upper Iowa at Corbett Field. The Beavers (15-9, 9-3 NSIC) stole 11 ...

Former Minotauro Blake Lizotte signs with the LA Kings

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Minotauros alum and 2015 NAHL Rookie of the Year Blake Lizotte has signed with the Los Angeles Kings in the National Hockey League (NHL). Lizotte becomes the second Tauro alum to sign an NHL deal following Merrick Madsen signing with the Arizona Coyotes in 2018, however if Lizotte takes the ...

Beavers tame Dragons in the bubble

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Minot State’s softball team picked up a pair of victories in a Tuesday doubleheader against Minnesota State Moorhead in the Air-Supported Dome. The Beavers won the first game, 5-1, before edging the Dragons 5-4 in the second game. Game One: Minot State 5, MSU Moorhead 1 Haley ...

Parise returns with 2 goals; Wild beat Jets 5-1

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ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Zach Parise scored twice in his return from injury, Devan Dubnyk made 32 saves and the Minnesota Wild kept their playoff hopes alive with a 5-1 win against the Winnipeg Jets on Tuesday night. Victor Rask, Joel Eriksson Ek and Marcus Foligno also scored for Minnesota, ...

Heartbreak, again

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FRISCO, Texas — Tears were shed. Emotions ran high. This one will hurt for a while. The West Region No. 1-seeded Minot State women’s hockey team watched on in agony Sunday afternoon as the West Region No. 2-seeded Assiniboine Community College Cougars stormed the ice in a frenzy. The ...

MSU softball loses a pair of games to Minnesota State

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Despite a strong showing at the plate, the Minot State softball team (14-9, 3-3 NSIC) ran into some even hotter bats on Sunday in a pair of losses to Minnesota State (18-10, 3-3 NSIC) at South Hill Softball Complex. The Beavers were in control during the first game, as they held a 7-4 lead ...