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Beavers top Jacks 4-2

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Riding the high of their two-game sweep of the rival Jamestown Jimmies last weekend, the Minot State Beavers took the ice for a rare Wednesday evening tilt looking to collect their tenth consecutive victory. First-year sensation Carter Barley has been the catalyst for Minot State’s success ...

Minot State softball off to hot start

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Head softball coach Nat Wagner had a simple explanation for the Beavers’ fast start to the season. “I think we’re playing our brand of ball.” Through the new campaign’s first 10 days, Minot State had won seven of its first eight games, outscoring opponents 59-20 and earning three ...

Bison women’s track and field back in action this weekend

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The North Dakota State women’s track & field team travels to the Summit League Indoor Track & Field Championships this Saturday, Feb. 27, and Sunday, Feb. 28, in Brookings, S.D. The Bison will be attempting to extend one of the nation’s longest-running championship streaks. The ...

Glenburn downs Velva 59-45

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The Glenburn Panthers and the Velva Aggies were both one step closer to reaching the North Dakota girls basketball state tournament following their respective victories Tuesday evening. Serving as the top two seeds in their portion of the bracket, the two schools clashed for a chance at the ...

Rugby outlasts MLS 47-44

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In the second of two Region 6 girls basketball semifinal contests hosted at the Minot Auditorium Tuesday night, the Rugby Panthers and Mohall-Lansford-Sherwood Mavericks squared off for a chance to meet the Glenburn Panthers in the regional championship Thursday. The No. 2 Mavericks were ...

Magicians lose 3-0 in state quarterfinals

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Unable to bounce back from a loss in the WDA Championships on Saturday, the Minot High boys hockey club suffered a 3-0 season ending home defeat in the state quarterfinals against Fargo South-Shanley on Tuesday. The first period started out as a feeling out process as neither club could ...

Rolland leads Glenburn past Sioux 70-38

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Fresh off their District 12 tournament victory over the Mohall-Lansford-Sherwood Mavericks, the top-seeded Glenburn panthers took the court Monday afternoon to kick off the Region 6 tournament against the Westhope-Newburg Sioux. The contest was the first of four that would be hosted at the ...

Velva squeaks by ORCS 37-32

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When the Our Redeemer’s Knights kicked off their Region 6 tournament contest against the Velva Aggies at the Minot Auditorium, to say a defensive struggle ensued would be an understatement. The two squads met in the second of four games that would be played at the auditorium on day one of ...

Rugby overwhelms DLB in regionals 56-26

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The Rugby Panthers (13-8) of District 11 won their fourth straight game on Monday as they defeated Des-Lacs Burlington (11-9) by a final score of 56-26 at the Region 6 Tournament at the Minot Auditorium. Coming into the game, Des-Lacs Burlington faced an uphill battle without two of its top ...

MLS advances to region semis; beats Bottineau 47-38

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By virtue of their 47-38 victory over Bottineau, the Mohall-Lansford-Sherwood Mavericks (18-5) will move on to face the Rugby Panthers in the Region 6 semifinals on Tuesday night. The first period was a hotly contested battle with both teams displaying hustle and grit defensively. Points were ...

Coaches report: Minot girls basketball HC Jason Schwarz

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The Minot Majettes head into Tuesday's regular season finale against Bismarck Century with an overall record of 9-10. After that contest, MHS plans to host Turtle Mountain Community in the WDA West Region play-in game on Friday night. Meanwhile, The Minot Daily News reached out to varsity ...

Beavers baseball wins season opener over NW Missouri St. 14-6

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In baseball news on Monday, Minot State played its first game of the season and defeated Northwest Missouri State 14-6 in Pittsburgh, Kansas. The Beavers scored 14 runs on 11 hits and were the benefactor of five Bearcat errors on the day. Offensively, catcher Nolan Monthei, first baseman ...

Magi shut out by Patriots 4-0 in regional title game

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Minot and Bismarck Century represented the top two seeds in the West Regional Hockey Tournament. The Magi were in search of their first regional tournament victory since 2006, and Century entered the game trying for their third in a row and fourth since 2015. Riding an eight-game win streak ...

MSU recap: Men’s hockey sweeps Jimmies

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Over the weekend, the Minot State men's hockey team completed a two-game sweep of Jamestown, defeating the Jimmies 1-0 on Saturday. Eric Soars scored a late goal to conclude matters in the Beavers victory. On Friday, it was Minot State who prevailed in overtime against Jamestown 3-2. In that ...

Tauros swept by Red Wings

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It was a rough pair of games for the Minot Minotauros who were swept on the road by the NAHL Central Division leading Aberdeen Red Wings. In Friday's contest, Minot was on the losing end of a 6-1 score. Then in Saturday's matchup, Minot was shut out 5-0. While the Tauros now stand at third ...

Minot High gymnastics takes sixth at WDAs

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With a team score of 124.7, the Minot Majettes placed sixth in a seven-team field at the WDA Championships in Dickinson on Friday. Meanwhile, host Dickinson was the competition's overall winner with a score of 145.5. For the Majettes, Haley Conklin was the club's top performer in all five ...

Minot to close out regular season in Dickinson

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With the number one seed already secured in the WDA West Region, the 17-1 Minot boys basketball team will close out its regular season on the road against Dickinson on Saturday. The Magicians own an 11-game winning streak heading into the ballgame. In order to keep the win streak alive, MHS ...