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Sabre Dogs shutout by the Pioneers

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The Souris Valley Sabre Dogs dropped Game 2 against the Western Nebraska Pioneers by a final score of 6-0 Monday night. Western Nebraska took an early 5-0 lead with runs in the second and third innings. That lead held up until the sixth inning, when the Pioneers added an insurance run to make ...

Class B girls Lions All-Stars upend Class A

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Bismarck Tribune BISMARCK — Class B embraced the underdog role going into Monday's Lions All-Star basketball game in Bismarck. Jordyn Worley's putback bucket with 22 seconds left was the difference as the Class B girls overcame double-digit deficits in both halves to thrill the large ...

Class B boys Lions All-Stars topple Class A

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Bismarck Tribune The Class B boys took awhile to get rolling offensively, but the defense was there all night. Holding Class A to 29 percent shooting with 27 turnovers, Class B claimed an 83-64 victory Monday night in the Lions All-Star basketball series at Legacy High School. Elliot ...

Second stop at Nodak

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Round 2 of the six-day Dakota Classic Modified Tour rolled through Minot on Sunday night and making the main feature was half the battle, as 75 IMCA Modifieds and 42 IMCA Stock Cars overwhelmed Nodak Speedway. Rising to the top was Iowa’s Elijah Zevenbergen in the IMCA Stock Cars. The ...

MSU hockey brings in forward Metcalf

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The Minot State University men’s ACHA Division I club hockey team announced Sunday the commitment of Justin Metcalf from Winnipeg, Canada. The 6-foot-2, 185-pound forward is coming over from the Neepawa Natives of the Manitoba Junior Hockey League (MJHL). “We are extremely excited to ...

Sabre Dogs drop wild road game against Western Nebraska

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The Souris Valley Sabre Dogs came up short in a back-and-forth 12-10 loss to the Clark Division-leading Western Nebraska Pioneers. The Sabre Dogs offense got off to a hot start with four runs in the first inning, but the Pioneers battled back to tie it 7-7 in the bottom of the sixth ...

Next level athlete

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From the North Dakota prairie to the mountains of Colorado, one thing has always been a constant for high school athlete Jase Lantto: football. “It’s one of my passions,” Lantto said. “I love watching it, I love playing it and I love training for it.” Hitting the gridiron is ...

Minot Vistas split with Williston Keybirds

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After a Fourth of July break, the Minot Vistas were back in action Friday evening at Corbett Field for a doubleheader against the Williston Keybirds. The Vistas split the evening, losing Game 1, 5-3, and winning Game 2, 2-0. “Williston is ranked second in the state right now,” Vistas head ...

Sabre Dogs earn road win over Trappers

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PIERRE, S.D. — Following Thursday night’s dramatic comeback victory, the Souris Valley Sabre Dogs went on the road to defeat the Pierre Trappers 11-2 on Friday. The Sabre Dogs opened the scoring with two runs in the top of the first on RBIs by Mason Dinesen and Chauncey Callier. Souris ...

Sabre Dogs capture walk-off win over Trappers

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The Souris Valley Sabre Dogs erased a six-run deficit to earn a 7-6 walk-off win over the Pierre Trappers on Thursday night. Jarret Whorff got the start for Souris Valley and gave up six runs in the top of the first inning. However, he remained in the game to hold Pierre scoreless for the ...

Reliable ace

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Cheap tickets and frozen lemonade, that was enough to get Carson Tonini hooked on baseball. Before the Houston Astros were crowned the World Series champions in 2017, Houston native Tonini got to roam around Minute Maid Park on a budget and enjoy the dreadful Astros in their rebuilding state. ...

Vistas falter in final

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Three singles weren’t going to cut it. The Minot Vistas’ offense fell flat in a 7-2 defeat to the Bismarck Governors in the championship game of the second annual Heilman’s Performance Invitational Sunday afternoon at Corbett Field. “I’m fairly impressed we scored two runs with ...

Wentz in Minot

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Back in high school at Bismarck Century, Carson Wentz would take bus trips up to Minot as the enemy trying to upend Minot High School. After collecting five NCAA Division I-FCS National Championships with the North Dakota State University football team, being picked second overall in the ...

Sabre Dogs hold on for win heading into All-Star break

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The Souris Valley Sabre Dogs survived a late-inning rally to secure a series win with a 14-10 triumph over the Hub City Hotshots. Despite falling down 1-0 in the bottom of the first, the Sabre Dogs used a big six-run fourth inning to take the lead on Hub City. An inning later, Souris ...

Home invite success

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On home turf at Corbett Field and looking to defend the tournament title from a year ago, the Minot Vistas opened up the second edition of the Heilman’s Performance Invitational with a 11-6 win over the Brainerd (Minnesota) Warriors Friday afternoon. The Vistas then wrapped up the quick ...

Unlucky No. 13: Sabre Dogs win streak snapped

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ABERDEEN, S.D. — The 13-game winning streak for the Souris Valley Sabre Dogs came to an end Friday night in Aberdeen, as the Hub City Hotshots took down the league-leading Sabre Dogs, 7-6. The Sabre Dogs (23-9) hadn’t lost a game since June 13, which was also a defeat to the Hotshots ...