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Huber’s goal lifts Deacons to state soccer championship

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JAMESTOWN (FNS) — It was rare for the Fargo Shanley girls soccer team to face serious adversity during an undefeated run this season. But when those rare situations occurred, Hadley Huber made a habit of getting the Deacons out of them. With 17 minutes, 29 seconds to play, a redirected ...

Red River’s Johnson wins third state title

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GRAND FORKS (FNS) — The night before the North Dakota girls state singles tournament, Shaelyn Johnson sat at home thinking about what just happened. The defending state champion had lost three singles matches in a row to three different opponents. Two of them came during the team portion of ...

Central Cass makes it back-to-back Class B state softball titles

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FARGO (FNS) — The first hugs Central Cass senior pitcher Lexi Buhr gave after the Squirrels locked up their second straight North Dakota Class B state softball title Saturday were to fellow seniors MacKenzie McKinnon and Payton Richter. "They're my best friends," Buhr said. "The feeling is ...

Kindred-Richland powers into Class B state softball title game

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FARGO (FNS) — Kindred-Richland made sure there is going to be a familiar North Dakota Class B state softball champion. Coralie Schwartzwalter had three hits and drove in three runs to help spark the Vikings to an 8-4 victory against Des Lacs-Burlington-Lewis & Clark in the state ...

Minot High softball

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Alex Eisen/MDN Minot High senior Hailey Espe (center) smiles after rounding all the bases for an inside the park home run Friday afternoon against West Fargo Sheyenne. It was Minot's second inside the park home run of the game, Jaycie Rostad had the other one, as the Majettes topped the ...

Gronberg smacks walk-off HR to send Demons to state title game

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Body sore and hands hurting, but with one lethal swing of the bat, all that pain was wiped away. The only thing Logan Gronberg felt in the moment was complete happiness. “It felt so good, it hit the sweet spot,” Gronberg said. “I knew it was over the second my bat touched the ball.” ...

Magi baseball outlasts top-seeded Mustangs in state opener

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The road to the title is officially underway. Day 1 of the Class A baseball state tournament is now in the books, as eight teams duked it out in the opening round on Thursday at Corbett Field. Here’s a look at how each of the four games played out: Minot High 6, West Fargo Sheyenne 4 ...

Lepp’s goals lift Minot to 5-1 win over West Fargo at state

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JAMESTOWN (FNS) — All-state senior Allison Lepp buried two second-half goals in a 5-1 victory over West Fargo in Thursday’s state quarterfinals at Rotary Field. The Majettes will play Fargo Davies in Friday’s semifinals at 6:45 p.m. “Coming in as WDA champ we definitely wanted to ...

Johnson leads Enderlin-MV over MLSG at state baseball tournament

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FARGO (FNS) — Enderlin/Maple Valley pitcher Jacob Johnson admits he often feels a bit worn down when he gets to the midway point of games. Unfortunately for the Falcons’ opening-round opponent in the North Dakota Class B state baseball tournament, such wear and tear wasn’t visible on ...

Majettes tennis takes third at State Dual Meet

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GRAND FORKS — The Minot High School girls tennis team finished the year strong as a team and took third place in the State Dual Meet team championship Thursday at Choice Health & Fitness in Grand Forks. The West Region No. 1-seeded Majettes took on the East’s No. 4-seeded Grand Forks ...