Valley wrestling ventured to Grand Forks Red River on Friday night and, despite having five Hi-Liners under the weather, returned with a 53-16 win that featured pins by sophomores Jake Ashline and Jordan Magnuson and seniors Mason Bjornson and Dustin Lindgren.
Lady Hi-Liner basketball faced a second-half rally from Lakota/Edmore and junior forward Fallyn Freije Thursday night as Valley City looked to rebound from Tuesday night's 55-51 heartbreaker loss to West Fargo, but clutch shooting lifted the Hi-Liners to a 65-54 win.
Back-to-back Barnes County Girls Basketball Tournament champion Maple Valley is the top seed in this year's Barnes County Tournament that begins Tuesday, Jan. 14 at Valley City State's W.E. Osmon Fieldhouse, VCSU announced Tuesday.
Hi-Liner sophomore Jake Ashline, seniors Reed Beckman, Mark Miller and Zach Doty and sophomore Jordan Magnuson notched wins as Valley City wrestling looked to hand rival Wahpeton their first Eastern Dakota Conference loss on Tuesday night, but the Huskies picked up five pins en route to a 44-26 victory.