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MSU baseball sweeps Peacocks, sets sights on NSIC title

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A terrific home stand has set up potentially the biggest week in Minot State baseball history. The Beavers completed a four-game sweep of Upper Iowa Sunday at Corbett Field by besting the Peacocks in a doubleheader by scores of 6-1 and 4-2. But more importantly, MSU controls its own destiny ...

Larson, long ball help MSU softball clinch NSIC Tournament berth

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ST. PAUL, Minn. — Senior Kyla Larson homered and drove in six runs and the Minot State softball team hit five home runs on its way to sweeping Concordia-St. Paul in a Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference doubleheader on Sunday to clinch a berth in the NSIC Tournament. The Beavers scored ...

Situational hitting leads MSU baseball to sweep

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A walk-off, a pitcher’s duel and a slugfest. Saturday’s Minot State baseball doubleheader at Corbett Field had a bit of everything. MSU (25-14, 23-6 NSIC) completed a doubleheader sweep of Upper Iowa (14-18, 12-14), taking Game 1 2-1 and Game 2 7-4. In Game 1, the Beavers got on ...

Minot High baseball continues undefeated start to season

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Another sweep and another set of wins to add to an undefeated record. The Minot High baseball team (9-0, 5-0 WDA) faced fellow west region team Mandan (2-4, 1-1 WDA) in a nonconference matchup at Jack Hoeven Park Saturday in Minot, winning Game 1 8-5 and Game 2 14-4. “Overall, it’s a ...

Majettes softball takes two in new turf debut

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On the turf for the first time at the South Hill Softball Complex, the Minot High School softball team broke in its newly renovated home venue Saturday afternoon with a pair of mercy-rule victories over Turtle Mountain Community High School. The Majettes (9-3, 9-3 WDA) toppled TMCHS twice in ...

Minotauros up 2-0 on Bruins going back to Minot

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AUSTIN - The Minot Minotauros are headed home with a 2-0 series lead in the second round of the NAHL Playoffs and are a win away from the franchise’s first Robertson Cup semifinal appearance. The Minotauros needed overtime Saturday night, but knocked off the Austin Bruins once again with a ...

Undefeated Majettes soccer edges Century 1-0

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BISMARCK — The Minot High School girls soccer team took a huge step toward winning the program’s first West Region regular season title with a slim 1-0 win on the road Saturday afternoon against Bismarck Century. With the win, the Majettes (7-0-0, 5-0-0 WDA) moved six points clear and ...

Magi golf opens season with a sixth at East-West Classic

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FARGO — The Minot High School boys golf team didn’t move up or down on the second day of the season opening East-West Classic and settled for a sixth-place finish to start the year. Fargo Davies won with a team score of 626 and was bolstered by the individual medalist winner Ethan Olson, ...

MSU softball swept by Mankato

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MANKATO, Minn. — Lauren Cowden and Julia Suchan each had three hits and Ashley Hill drove in two runs, but the Minot State softball team dropped both ends of Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference doubleheader to Minnesota State on Saturday at the MSU Softball Diamond. The Mavericks won the ...

MSU track and field concludes week at Ron Masanz Classic

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MOORHEAD, Minn. — The Minot State men’s and women’s track & field teams finished their busy week at the Ron Masanz Classic hosted by Minnesota State Moorhead on Saturday in Moorhead, Minn. Amber Hunsaker led Minot State with a pair of top finishes. Hunsaker won the javelin with a ...

Midshipmen signing

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Three-time North Dakota state champion and now officially a Division I commit who is ready to serve the country. Minot High School senior Brody Armstrong signed a National Letter of Intent Friday afternoon to wrestle with the United States Naval Academy. “This is a great opportunity,” ...

ORCS forward Lang headed to BSC

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A couple weeks ago, Our Redeemer’s Christian School senior Leyton Lang didn’t think collegiate basketball was an option. How quickly things can change. Lang signed a National Letter of Intent Friday afternoon to play basketball at Bismarck State College in the National Junior College ...

Tauros strike first, take Game 1 away from Austin

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AUSTIN, Minn. — Buzzing with confidence after coming from behind to knock off the Aberdeen Wings in the first round, the Minot Minotauros ripped home ice advantage away from the Austin Bruins Friday evening to open the second round of the NAHL Robertson Cup Playoffs. The Minotauros won ...

MSU’s Gust breaks own school record

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Indianola, Iowa — Senior Tanner Gust broke his own school record in the hammer throw highlighting the Minot State performances at the Kip Janvrin Invitational on Friday on the campus of Simpson College. Gust uncorked a throw of 169-08 (51.72) to top his previous school record of 51.41m set ...

Bishop Ryan baseball sweeps Shiloh Christian

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The Bishop Ryan baseball team hasn’t faced much adversity yet this season, cruising through its first six games. Ryan faced plenty of adversity against a state tournament participant from a year ago in Shiloh Christian Thursday, however, yet still earned a sweep en route to starting the ...

MHS tennis earns 8-1 win over Bismarck

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BISMARCK — Minot High girls tennis just keeps on rolling. The Majettes continued their winning streak with a 8-1 road victory over Bismarck Thursday. “We put together our best team performance of the year with an 8-1 victory over a Bismarck High team who had been playing pretty good ...

Swing away

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The wait is over. After a couple long weeks of practicing on the indoor putting green and teeing off on the simulator or inside the Minot State air-supported dome, the Minot High School boys golf team finally hits the links today for its first competitive round of golf this season at the ...

Beavers wrap up spring

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In college football, the score of a spring game generally holds little significance. But Minot State’s final scrimmage of the spring showed flashes of entertainment nonetheless Wednesday at the MSU air-supported Dome. The Beavers played a full four quarters with a running clock, spotted ...