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Knights extend region volleyball set winning streak to 30, beat TGU 3-0

Not many things are guaranteed in life, but counting on the Our Redeemer’s volleyball team to roll through the Region 6 tournament continues to be a surefire bet. After sweeping their way through the District 12 tournament, the Knights continued their postseason dominance with a 3-0 sweep ...

For a spot at state

From 15 teams down to eight, and by the end of the week only one will remain. The Region 6 volleyball tournament gets under way today at the Minot Municipal Auditorium with four teams from District 11 and four teams from District 12 competing to be the last squad standing in the ...

Shut down in the semis

VELVA — The defense for the Langdon Area/Edmore/Munich football team was impenetrable Saturday afternoon in the Class 11A state semifinals. The No. 3-seeded Cardinals (11-0) kept their quest of a perfect season intact while ending the No. 2-seeded Velva Aggies (10-1) undefeated run with a ...

MSU hockey outshoots Utah 65-9 in dominating 9-0 victory

Saturday’s 9-0 victory was nothing short of domination for the Minot State hockey team. The Beavers outshot the University of Utah 65-9 and outscored the Utes 7-0 in the third period to walk away with a win at Maysa Arena. “We talked about finishing off plays at the second ...

Beavers’ upset bid falls short at goal line

Minot State football fell six yards short of an upset Saturday. Trailing by six on the final play of the game, the Beavers had a chance to steal a win from MSU Moorhead, but those hopes ended on a failed slant pass to the end zone. Moorhead (5-5) escaped Herb Parker Stadium with a 22-16 ...

Aberdeen Wings soar past Minotauros

Alex Eisen/MDN Minotauros forward Ryan Green (right) body checks an Aberdeen Wings skater Saturday at Maysa Arena. Minot lost 7-1.

MSU volleyball swept by Upper Iowa

FAYETTE, Iowa – Minot State sophomore Emily Falldorf recorded 10 kills while Shelby Spuller added eight kills, but the Beavers lost to Upper Iowa 25-17, 25-17, 25-13 in a Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference match on Saturday in Dorman Gym. It marked the seventh time this season that ...

MSU men’s cross country finishes 26th at Central Regional

KEARNEY, Neb. - The Minot State men’s cross country team finished 26th in the team standings at the NCAA Central Regional in Kearney, Neb., totaling 827 points. Augustana won the team title with 43 points while Missouri Southern finished second with 156 points. Devan Shumway led the ...

Dakota Bowl bound

BISMARCK — On the road in a snow storm, against all the odds, the Minot High football team rose to the occasion. The West Region No. 3-seeded Magicians (8-3) punched their ticket to a third Dakota Bowl in a four-year span with a 14-10 upset victory over two-time defending state champions ...

Minot State volleyball swept by Winona State

WINONA, Minn. — The Minot State volleyball team fell in three sets (7-25, 12-25, 6-25) at No. 15 Winona State on Friday night in Winona, Minn. The loss drops the Beavers to 5-21 (1-16 NSIC) on the season while the Warriors improve to 18-7 (12-5 NSIC). Hayley Swain led Minot State with ...

MSU gearing up for final home game of 2017

It came down to the wire, but the Minot State football team was finally able to earn its second victory of the season last week after a 42-35 victory over Minnesota Crookston. The Beavers scored the go-ahead touchdown with 18 seconds left and were boosted by a four-touchdown performance from ...

MSU hockey continues to roll

Seven seconds. That was all it took for the momentum to completely turn in the Minot State hockey team’s favor Thursday night. After trailing 1-0 to Dakota College of Bottineau on the first shot of the game, the Beavers took the lead on two goals seven seconds apart and never looked ...

Seven MSU soccer players earn All-NSIC honors

BURNSVILLE, Minn. — Seven players from the Minot State women’s soccer team earned All-Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference honors, the league office announced Thursday. Senior Kelli Creese, junior Haley Berryman and freshman Sofia Lewis were named to the All-NSIC First team. Junior ...

Snowy despair

With snow flurries dancing in the wind, one goal was enough to end the Minot State women’s soccer season. The No. 4-seeded Beavers slipped up catastrophically Wednesday evening with a 1-0 home loss at Herb Parker Stadium to No. 5-seeded University of Mary in the first round of the NSIC ...

MSU soccer hopes NSIC tournament is repeat of 2012 season

Minot State women’s soccer coach Jason Spain might be having a case of deja vu. At least, he hopes he is. After a slow start to this season, the Beavers rattled off a 10-game unbeaten streak to earn themselves the No. 4 seed and a home game in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate women’s ...

Beavers volleyball swept by U-Mary

BISMARCK — The Minot State volleyball team fell in three sets (13-25, 17-25, 16-25) at UMary on Tuesday night in Bismarck, N.D. The loss drops Minot State to 5-20 overall (1-15 NSIC) on the season while the Marauders improve to 8-17 (4-12 NSIC). Emily Falldorf led the Beavers with eight ...

Knights savor sweep over DLB

BERTHOLD - The Our Redeemer’s Christian School volleyball team are on a mission to get back to the state tournament. The Knights rolled to a 3-0 sweep of Des Lacs-Burlington late Monday night in Berthold to capture the program’s fourth straight District 12 title - doing so without ever ...

Semifinals await

Four teams remain in the North Dakota Class 11AAA football playoffs. Minot High School is one of them for the fifth consecutive season after they upset West Fargo Sheyenne 66-37 last week on the road. The path to the program’s first state title since 1980 doesn’t get any easier. The ...

Ryan outlasts Surrey in a five-set classic

Alex Eisen/MDN Bishop Ryan senior McKinlee Harmon (15) gives a high-five to sophomore Grace Candrian (15) with Eden Kramer (2) looking on after the Lions scored a point Monday in Berthold. Ryan advanced to the Region 6 tournament with a 3-2 victory over Surrey by set scores of 17-25, 25-20, ...

Rugby wins District 11

Submitted Photo Rugby players celebrate scoring a point during their 3-0 victory over Bottineau in the District 11 volleyball championship match Monday in Towner. Photo courtesy Matthew Semisch/Bottineau Courant.