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MSU women’s golf places fifth at Augustana Fall Invite

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SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — The Minot State women’s golf team nabbed a Top 5 finish at the Augustana Fall Invitational by carding a school record team score of 308 in the second round on Sunday. Hosts Augustana won the two-day tournament with a team score of 606 with MSU coming in 23 strokes back ...

KOTTSICK: Nae wind, nae rain, nae golf

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This is a saying in Scotland that I think we should be embraced in North Dakota. The weather this fall has been less than ideal but the golf courses have been playable every day. The golf courses this time of year are in excellent shape and not as busy during the peak of the season. I feel ...

One win short

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BURLINGTON — With the finish line in sight, the Knights had nothing left in the tank. The Our Redeemer’s volleyball team didn’t finish the way it hoped to on Saturday, ending its two-day outing at the Laker Invitational with a 2-0 loss to Langdon Area/Edmore/Munich in the championship ...

Sioux Falls too much to handle for MSU football

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SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — The Minot State football team was no match for Sioux Falls on Saturday at the Bob Young Field. The Cougars (4-1) celebrated Homecoming in style by scoring eight touchdowns in a 56-14 rout against the Beavers (1-4). Sioux Falls racked up 444 rushing yards with Gabriel ...

Tauros extend winning streak to five games

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BROOKINGS, S.D. — After losing a wild 7-5 season opener to the Northeast Generals at the NAHL Showcase on Sept. 19, the Minot Minotauros have done nothing but win. The defending Central Cup champions closed out the month of September with its fifth straight victory Saturday evening, ...

Party crashers

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The Minot High School football team entered Friday’s Homecoming matchup against undefeated Bismarck Century with the hopes of pulling off an upset in front of an electric crowd at Duane Carlson Stadium. The Magicians ambushed the Patriots from the opening kickoff, taking the ball into ...

Ryan football dominates 11-man New Town, 54-0

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The New Town football team had exactly 11 players and Bishop Ryan scored eight touchdowns. Running up the score wasn’t the intention, but it was rather unavoidable in a Class A Region 3 football game Friday evening at Herb Parker Stadium. The undefeated Lions (6-0, 5-0 Region 3) powered ...

Warriors snap MSU volleyball winning streak

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Emily Falldorf had 14 kills and a .310 attack percentage and Hayley Swain hit .400 with 12 kills, but Minot State had its three-match winning streak snapped by Winona State, 3-1, Friday in a Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference match in the Minot State Dome. Though Falldorf, Swain and ...

Staggering MSU football takes on Sioux Falls

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The pestering jokes and jabs have slowly subsided. An open wound that had salt dumped in has finally started to scab over. Reality has set in. The Minot State football can’t undo its 29-21 Homecoming loss to Minnesota Crookston, a program that had lost 26 straight games prior to marching ...

Light it up

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With the net exposed, Jordin Lennon took his shot. The Minot High boys soccer team found itself with an early corner kick in the seventh minute of its home match against Jamestown on Thursday night. Senior Cody Burke collected the lob and launched it toward the net, only to see Jamestown ...

MHS football prepares for battle with Goliath, Bismarck Century

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When it rains, it pours for the Minot High School football team. The Magicians enter Friday’s homecoming game against Bismarck Century with the wounds of last week’s 35-27 road loss to Bismarck Legacy still fresh. Minot High mounted a last-ditch comeback effort at the end of the game ...

Overlooked ball hawk

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Kiante Goudeau knows what he wants and isn’t going to back down. “My goal at Minot State is I want to get 10 picks this year and I want to be an All-American,” Goudeau said. “But, as far as the long run when I’m done here, I want to make it to the NFL. I think that’s everyone’s ...

MHS Athletic Hall of Fame Induction to take place Saturday

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The Minot High School Athletic Hall of Fame Induction is scheduled to take place Saturday, Sept. 29, at Magic City Campus. Recognition will take place in the commons starting with a social at 5 p.m and the dinner and induction ceremony at 6 p.m. Six former student athletes will be honored at ...

Briefly

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MSU’s Bearchell named NSIC Athlete of the Week BURNSVILLE, Minn. — Minot State senior Leighton Bearchell has been selected as the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Athlete of the Week following his performance at the JR Watkins Invitational. Bearchell captured medalist ...

Close but not close enough

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They knew it wasn’t going to be easy. Going head-to-head with arguably the best team in the state was going to be a challenge for the Minot High School girls swimming and diving team. The Majettes pushed hard and came close to defeating the defending state champions Bismarck Century ...

MHS volleyball fends off Wolves in five sets

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With the Wolves closing in, the Majettes dug deep. The Minot High School volleyball team got pushed to its limit Tuesday night at home, battling Watford City in a grueling, two-hour marathon. But the Majettes bested the Wolves in the five-set thriller, 3-2, by set scores of 25-18, 25-23, ...