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MSU softball enters the NSIC Tournament as the No. 7 seed

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Ask head coach Dave Kivett and he will say this season has been an improvement, but his youthful team still has a ways to go. After back-to-back middling 25-win seasons, the Minot State softball team narrowly escaped the 2019 regular season with its best record (26-21, 15-15 NSIC) since the ...

MHS tennis standout Raquel Egge signs with Concordia College

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After Raquel Egge’s senior season comes to a close, she will still be repping maroon and gold at the college level. On Wednesday, Egge signed her National Letter of Intent to play tennis at Concordia College in Moorhead, Minn. “I’m super excited,” Egge said. “I love the sport, its ...

Marty Murray named NAHL General Manager of the Year

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Minot Minotauros head coach and general manager Marty Murray has been named the 2019 NAHL General Manager of the Year. Murray has a career record 227-178-34 since he took the helm of the Minotauros in late January of their inaugural 2011-2012 season. The very next season, the Tauros made the ...

Sabers pitching shines in pair of wins against Magi baseball

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Despite Dylan Buchanan’s best efforts, the Sabers didn’t break. The sophomore got the Magicians off to a strong start in the opening inning of the Minot High School baseball team’s doubleheader against Bismarck Legacy on Tuesday. With a 0-2 count, two outs and a runner on third, ...

Sertoma Club sponsors youth T-ball league in Minot

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The Minot Sertoma Club has contributed $7,500 to become the primary sponsor for the Sertoma T-ball League. The league has 578 children signed up to play with ages ranging from three to six. Games will be played weekly at the Radio City Park and Polaris Park, starting in May and running ...

Part of the game

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The ups and downs of Jaycie Rostad’s six-year journey with Majettes softball By JUSTIN MARTINEZ Staff Writer jmartinez@minotdailynews.com Jaycie Rostad’s practice went well, but even she didn’t think it went that well. The then-seventh-grader had just completed a practice with the ...

MSU softball swept by No. 7 Winona State to end regular season

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WINONA, Minn. – The Minot State softball team ended its regular season in a sweep at No.7 Winona State on Sunday afternoon in Winona, Minnesota. The Warriors handed the Beavers an 8-0 loss in six innings before knocking off Minot State 12-1 in five innings in the second game. Game One: ...

MSU women’s golf with highest finish ever at NSIC Championships

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MORTON, Minn. – Minot State junior Miriam Dumes carded an 80 in the final round on Sunday to land on the NSIC All-Tournament team with a fifth place finish at the 2019 NSIC Championship at Dacotah Ridge Golf Club in Morton, Minnesota. Minnesota State won the team title with a three-round ...

MSU track and field at the Ron Masanz Classic

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MOORHEAD, Minn. – The Minot State track and field teams wrapped up its final competition before the NSIC Outdoor Champions as the Beavers competed at the Ron Masanz Classic on Saturday in Moorhead, Minnesota. Daniel Daffinrud placed third in the 100m with a time of 10.96. Devin Kramer ...

MSU baseball breaks out the bats to sweep Duluth

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There was chatter in the outfield about the whack weather and discussions in the bullpen about the newly released “Avengers: Endgame.” That said, the biggest topic of conversation at Corbett Field on Saturday was Wyatt Schlosser. The senior put on a show for Senior Day with a pair of ...

Wings even up series against Minotauros with Game 2 victory

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ABERDEEN, S.D. — Taking two games on the road was too much to ask for the Minot Minotauros. The top-seeded Aberdeen Wings evened up the Central Division finals series with a 3-1 victory over the No. 2-seeded Minotauros Saturday night at the Odde Ice Center in Aberdeen, South Dakota. It ...

Comeback bid falls short for Majettes tennis against Mandan

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With a daunting deficit in front of them, the Majettes took their best shot. The Minot High School girls tennis team had no room for error down the stretch of Saturday’s dual against Mandan at Cameron Indoor Tennis Center after the Braves enforced their will in singles play. Majettes senior ...

Majettes soccer patiently picks apart Century, 6-0

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The goals didn’t come right away, but they were coming. The Minot High School girls soccer team (5-0-1, 5-0-1 WDA) wore down Century (1-3-1, 1-3-1 WDA) with a constant attacking offense and an impenetrable defense to earn a 6-0 shutout victory Friday evening at the Optimist Soccer Complex ...

Minotauros take Game 1 over Wings in OT

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ABERDEEN, S.D. — Hang on, this is going to be a wild series. The Minot Minotauros struck first and grabbed Game 1 of the Central Cup final in Aberdeen, South Dakota, Friday night with an overtime goal by Kevin Ness to upend the Aberdeen Wings, 4-3. Both teams scored once in every period ...

Magi baseball drops pair of games to Williston at home

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Derek Nygaard could only fend off the Coyotes for so long. The junior second baseman was a human highlight reel in the early going of the Minot High School baseball team’s doubleheader against Williston on Friday, as the ball continuously came in his direction. Nygaard welcomed the ...

Majettes narrowly sweep Braves, 7-2 and 11-10

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The Minot High School Majettes (9-5, 6-5 WDA) took on the Mandan Braves (2-10, 2-6 WDA) at South Hill Softball Complex Friday in Minot. The Majettes swept the Braves, 7-2 and 11-10. The Majettes convincingly took Game 1 from the Braves, scoring six runs in the first inning and tacking on one ...