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Record performances earn Cotterill NSIC Athlete of the Week

A pair of record-setting performances by Minot State’s Lewis Cotterill over the weekend earned the Beaver middle-distance runner another honor, as well. After setting records in the 600 and 800 meters on Friday and Saturday, respectively, Cotterill was named the NSIC Men’s Track Athlete ...

Lions outgun Bombers at home 69-53

On Monday evening, the Bishop Ryan Lions picked up their eighth straight win with a 69-53 triumph over Lewis & Clark Berthold at home. Berthold got off to a strong start and led the ballgame early on at 8-3. From there, Bishop Ryan fought back as a baseline jumper from eighth grader Tochi ...

Lakers stifle Surrey 45-33

As far as regular-season matchups go, the Des Lacs-Burlington Lakers knew this was one of the more important ones. With the calendar nearing the campaign’s final full month, the nine-win Lakers girls’ basketball squad rode a stout defensive performance to a 45-33 home victory over fellow ...

MSU women’s basketball building foundation with first-year head coach

When current Minot State women’s basketball head coach Mike Brandt first threw his name in the ring for the Beavers’ vacancy last offseason, he saw the potential. He recalls noticing a few areas in which the team could work to improve coming off a 4-10 COVID-19-shortened 2020-21 season, ...

Minot State’s Newbern named NSIC Player of the Week

Every weekend seems to be a big one for Minot State forward Melvin Newbern, but after leading the way to a pair of home wins this past weekend, the Beavers senior was honored for his play. Newbern, who led the way in rebounds both nights and averaged 17.5 points per game in wins over ...

Beavers win six straight, down Tetons 6-0

The Minot State Beavers men’s hockey team (20-2-0-0) had a relatively easy time of it on Sunday afternoon as they earned a 6-0 victory over Williston State College at the Maysa Arena. MSU initially got on the board with a pair of first period goals from senior forward Justin Metcalf. Less ...