Valley City State softball, the No. 2 seed and North Star Athletic Association champion, opened the North Star/Frontier Conference Postseason Tournament in Jamestown with Fridayâ€™s 13-9 win over No. 5 Presentation and Friday afternoonâ€™s 3-0 loss to No. 4 Great Falls (Mont.) before falling 3-2 in Saturdayâ€™s elimination game to No. 6 Dakota State.
No. 3 seed Viking baseballâ€™s North Star-Frontier Conference Baseball Tournament run came to an end with Sundayâ€™s 8-2 loss to No. 5 Dickinson State that followed Saturdayâ€™s 20-3 loss to No. 2 Mayville State and Friday nightâ€™s 11th-inning 8-7 walkoff win against No. 4 Dakota State.
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.
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).
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.
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.