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Goal-fest: No. 4 Mavericks overpower MSU soccer, 5-2

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Windy conditions couldn’t stop goals from flying into the back of the net Sunday afternoon at Herb Parker Stadium. Five different Minnesota State players scored in a 5-2 road victory over the Minot State women’s soccer team. The No. 4-ranked Mavericks (7-2, 4-2 NSIC) were coming off a ...

Homecoming heartbreak for MSU football

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This homecoming loss will likely linger for a while. The Minot State football team fell victim to two untimely touchdowns — a successful desperation pass at the end of the first half and blown coverage in the final minute — Saturday afternoon in a 21-17 defeat to Southwest Minnesota ...

Our Redeemer’s volleyball claims Laker Invite crown

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When the Our Redeemer’s Christian School volleyball team took the court at the Laker Invite, head coach Kara Nunziato understood the forthcoming competition level. The Knights took the tournament championship, capturing a 25-19, 25-17 victory over Carrington in the final game. ORCS earned ...

Late field goal gives UND 38-36 win over No. 12 UC Davis

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GRAND FORKS -- University of North Dakota quarterback Nate Ketteringham and kicker Brady Leach were a much-maligned duo among the Fighting Hawks’ faithful coming into Saturday’s homecoming matchup against No. 12 UC Davis. Ketteringham entered the game after a six-turnover loss at Eastern ...

Badlands Circuit championship begins in Minot

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Eli Lord has been the bridesmaid, never the bride, several times. This year it might be different. The Sturgis, S.D. man has finished as Badlands Circuit reserve champion twice in the steer wrestling and three times in the team roping. He won the first round of the steer wrestling on Oct. 4 ...

No. 3 Duluth tops MSU volleyball in three sets

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Life in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference isn’t easy for the Minot State volleyball team. The Beavers (1-14, 0-6 NSIC) ran into another nationally-ranked opponent Saturday afternoon and were swept in straight sets. MSU held its own, but No. 3 Minnesota Duluth (13-1, 6-0 NSIC) ...

Gregorius, Yanks stagger Twins again, lead ALDS 2-0

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NEW YORK (AP) -- Didi Gregorius hooked a slump-busting grand slam during a seven-run third inning and the New York Yankees pummeled the Minnesota Twins again, cruising to an 8-2 victory Saturday for a 2-0 lead in their AL Division Series. Uber driver-turned-rookie big leaguer Randy Dobnak ...

Winning in Minot at Badlands Circuit Rodeo Finals

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Jamie Howlett has never been the kind to let a little injury get him down. And being a bareback rider, he’s had his share of injuries. The Rapid City, S.D., cowboy won the third round of the RAM Badlands Circuit Finals Rodeo, hosted by the Minot Y’s Men’s Rodeo, riding with broken bones ...

Magi soccer clinches state berth

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BISMARCK — Although the Minot High School boys soccer team didn’t have many chances to score against Legacy, the Magicians made the most of their opportunities. Minot recorded just six total shots in Saturday’s 2-0 win over the Sabers in a WDA state qualifier. The Magi’s two shots on ...

Magi tennis concludes WDA Regionals

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BISMARCK — The Minot High School boys tennis team finished play at the WDA Regionals on Saturday. Several Magicians finished the individual tournament on positive notes. Zach Diehl finished in third place in the singles bracket, defeating Legacy’s Sean Joyce 6-1, 6-3 in the third-place ...

Minotauros drop second consecutive game in Minnesota

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CLOQUET, Minn. — After enjoying a successful September, the Minot Minotauros’ October has started off on a bit of a sour note. A night after losing a 7-6 overtime heart breaker to the Minnesota Wilderness on Friday night, the Minotauros (6-2) dropped a 5-1 decision to the Wilderness on ...

Majettes swim and dive finishes sixth at West Fargo Invite

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WEST FARGO — The Minot High School swimming and diving team competed against a plethora of teams from across North Dakota on Saturday. Minot earned sixth place out of 16 teams at the West Fargo Invite in West Fargo. The Majettes posted a team score of 160. Century’s score of 357 helped ...

MSU hockey commemorates national title before another OT loss

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Excitement levels were through the roof as the Minot State men’s hockey team lifted its second ACHA Division I National Championship banner to the rafters of Maysa Arena. The No. 1-ranked Beavers celebrated its 2018-19 national title, but that energy and emotion fell flat on the ice. No. ...

Magi football earns close victory in Jamestown

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JAMESTOWN — After some early back-and-forth action, the Minot High School football team found its stride against the Jamestown Blue Jays. The 3-3 Magicians (2-2 WDA) and 2-4 Blue Jays (1-3 WDA) finished the first quarter knotted at 7-7. In the second quarter, Minot senior quarterback Jaxon ...

MSU volleyball swept by No. 12 St. Cloud State

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The Minot State volleyball team put up a fight, but No. 12-ranked St. Cloud State strolled to a 3-0 road sweep regardless by set scores of 25-20, 25-19, 25-14. The Beavers (1-13, 0-5 NSIC) wouldn’t go away in the opening set. Every time the Huskies (12-1, 4-1 NSIC) tried to pull away, MSU ...