Archive - Sports Article
March 17th, 2014
Valley City State softball picked up a second straight sweep and won their third and fourth games in a row with Mondayâ€™s 6-5 defeat of Doane College (Neb.) and 4-2 triumph over Tabor (Kan.).
The Vikings improve to 8-9 overall and 6-5 in their Tucson, Ariz. Spring Trip.
VCSU plays two games Tuesday, one each against Southwestern (Kan.) at 11 a.m. CST, and British Columbia at 1 p.m. CST.
Read this story in Tuesday's Times-Record.
Valley City State softball opened Friday with a 2-1 victory over Baldwin-Wallace, fell in a 10-0 shutout to Dordt College and led for most of the nightcap before losing a 6-3 contest to No. 10-ranked Olivet Nazarene.
The Vikings are now 4-9 on the season and 2-5 in their current Tucson, Ariz. Spring Trip.
Read this story in Monday's Times-Record.
Valley City State baseball won Fridayâ€™s first game against Olivet Nazarene in 5-4 comeback fashion but dropped the nightcap to Dakota Wesleyan, 6-4.
VCSU trailed Olivet 3-1 before producing four runs in the bottom of the sixth inning and completing the rally. In game two, Dakota Wesleyan scored three runs in both the first and second innings and held off a Viking rally.
Read this story in Monday's Times-Record.
Three times before Fridayâ€™s Class A Girls State semifinal the Lady Hi-Liners gave West Fargo all they could handle, but all three times the Packers got away.
Fridayâ€™s loser-out matchup was no different, as seven lead changes yielded a 33-26 West halftime lead before Valley Cityâ€™s fortune ran out and West Fargo advanced to the fifth-place game, 67-49.
Read this story in Friday's Times-Record.
LaMoure/Litchville-Marion's Lady Loboes are your Region 3 third-place finishers after Thursday's 56-49 win over District 5 rival Ellendale in Hazelton, N.D.
The Loboes went 4-0 in District 5 competition and 17-7 overall - including nine wins in their last 10 regular season games - to finish third in the Barnes County Tournament to take the top seed in the District 5 Tournament.
Maple Valley's Lady Raiders are your third-place Class Region 1 winners after Thursday's 49-43 triumph over District 2 rival Oak Grove at North Dakota College of Science in Wahpeton, N.D.
Oak Grove came right back to tie the game after trailing by 10 just after halftime, but Raider sophomore forward Rylee Nudell scored 14 points and junior center Megan Kasowski 13 of her own to help Maple Valley withstand the Grover gauntlet.
Grover junior forward Kirsten Bokinskie led her crew with 12 points.
East No. 4 seed Valley City trailed only 28-22 at halftime of Thursday's State Tournament quarterfinal against West Region champion Bismarck, but three Demons scored in double figures to help their side survive for a 60-50 win.
Girls Class A State Basketball Tournament
Hi-Liners (No. 4 East Region) vs. Bismarck (West Region Champion), 1 p.m. Minot Auditorium
Win Thursday: Semifinals, 1 p.m. Friday at the MSU Dome
Lose Thursday: Consolation semifinals, 4 p.m. Friday at Minot Auditorium
Win Thursday, Win Friday: State Championship Game, 6 p.m. Friday at the MSU Dome
Win Thursday, Lose Friday: Third-Place Game, 1:30 p.m. Saturday at the MSU Dome
Lose Thursday, Win Friday: Fifth-Place Game, 9:30 a.m. Saturday at MSU Dome
Prowl 3, Dickinson 3 (at Dickinson)
Leo Halko (Devon Hoffman assist)â€¨
â€¨Saves: Matthew Schneider 31
Prowl 1, Fargo Angels 0 (at Moorhead)
Leo Halko (Devon Hoffman and Hunter Beckman assist)â€¨
Saves: Matthew Schneider 36
Prowl 4, Williston 2 (in Jamestown)â€¨
â€¨Hunter Beckman (Conner Fuchs and Sam Jenson assist)
â€¨Devin Hoffman (Hunter beckman assist)
â€¨Nick Muncy (Sam Jenson assist)
NuBar are your Valley City Winter Volleyball Olympic Tournament champions and Tavern 94 are your Classic Tournament champions.
NuBar defeated Dick Nelson Sales & Leasing 2-0 (25-17, 25-6) in the semifinals before taking out Cavett's Corner Convenience 2-0 (25-20 and 25-21) in the Olympic championship.
Tavern 94 beat H-Anderson Concrete 2-1 (25-13, 21-25, 15-9) in the quarterfinals, Kohn Electric 2-0 (25-14, 25-17) in the semis and Boomer's Corner Keg 2-0 (25-17, 25-17) for the championship.
See this story in Friday's Times-Record.