May 2nd, 2014
Valley City State menâ€™s basketball has added a sure-handed point guard to its 2014 recruiting class.
Viking head coach Jeff Kaminsky announced Wednesday that Alex Quist, a 5-foot-11-inch point guard from Western Dakota Association champion Bismarck Century High School, has signed a letter of intent to play basketball for the Vikings and attend classes at VCSU this fall.
Read this story in Friday's Times-Record.
Valley City State sophomore Jenna Coghlan is the North Star Athletic Association Womenâ€™s Outdoor Field Athlete of the Week, senior Jordan Aus is the Menâ€™s Outdoor Co-Field Athlete of the Week, and senior Philip Reuer is the Menâ€™s Outdoor Co-Track Athlete of the Week after stellar performances at Saturdayâ€™s Al Cassel Relays in Valley City.
Coghlan, of Valley City, was the top NAIA finisher in the Womenâ€™s Javelin Throw with a second-place toss of 35.10 meters (115 feet, 2 inches).
Valley City State track and field won three events and took second place in four more in Saturday's Al Cassel Relays in Valley City.
Viking sophomore Malik Jackson took first at 4:23.47 in the 1,500m Run, and senior Wayne Engelhard second at 4:24.32.
Freshman Josh Avila won the 3,000m Run at 10:09.05. Freshman Alex Askerooth took third at 10:44.31.
Senior Jordan Aus took home the Javelin title with a personal-best throw of 51.30 meters (168 feet, 3.68 inches).
Senior Philip Reuer took second in both the 100m Dash (11.31) and 200m Dash (22.77).
Hi-Liner girls tennis opened May with Thursdayâ€™s bright and sunny 6-3 Eastern Dakota Conference home win against Fargo Davies, a team eager to return the favor from last yearâ€™s outcome.
A Hazen man has been charged on multiple counts in Barnes and Stutsman Counties for an incident that involved a car chase that ended near Eckelson Friday.
Darrell Ray Boggs, 37, and a male juvenile stand accused of a strong arm burglary in the Perkins Restaurant in Jamestown where a woman was knocked to the ground and her purse was stolen by a man who sped off leading law enforcement in a chase that ended in Barnes County.
More in Thursday's Times-Record.
The public is invited to a attend a town hall meeting on underaged drinking starting at noon May 8 in the pavilion at Chautauqua Park, said Theresa Will, director of the City-County Health District. More in Thursday's issue of the Times-Record.
Barnes County's ON THE MOVE has wrapped up for the year with 791 members participating â€” the most the partnership has seen in its 16 years running in the county.
More in Thursday's Times-Record.
Babe Ruth baseball will host a registration and information meeting at 7 p.m. Monday in the basement of the American Legion Club for parents and players interested in playing 14- & 15-Year Old Baseball this summer.
If you are unable to attend or have any questions, please contact Coach Lance Lukes at (701) 840-8150.
Current and former Valley City State men's basketball players will square off in a free public event, 2 p.m. Saturday at W.E. Osmon Fieldhouse.
Valley City Tennis Association will host a Spring Fun Nite, to which all tennis players, parents and supporters are invited for a free hot dog supper and to cheer on the Hi-Liner girls tennis team against Fargo Davies, Thursday from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the North Court Tennis Complex.
The tennis match is tentatively scheduled with rain in Thursday's forecast.