Lady Hi-Liner basketball hosted Eastern Dakota Conference rival Wahpeton on North Dakota National Guard Night at Valley City Stateâ€™s W.E. Osmon Fieldhouse, a site agreed upon with savvy scheduling adjustments, on Tuesday night and rode a strong second half to a 54-38 win.
The North Dakota State University baseball offensive skills camp scheduled for Sunday, Jan. 26, in the Bison Sports Arena was postponed due to travel safety concerns with the incoming blizzard weather conditions, NDSU announced Saturday. It has been rescheduled for Sunday, Feb. 16.
The 23rd annual Bison Valentine Victory Blood Drive, sponsored by North Dakota State University Athletics and United Blood Services, will take place from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 11, and from 10 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 12, at the Bison Sports Arena, NDSU announced Saturday.
Lady Loboes senior guard Tasha Piehl scored 25 points and senior guard/forward Courtney Carlson and 8th-grade guard/forward Anna Holen 16 each as LaMoure/Litchville-Marion led Oakes 42-11 at halftime en route to a 78-32 home win on Saturday night.
Oakes sophomore center Haley Visto led the Tornadoes with nine points.
Next for the Lady Loboes (1-0 District 5, 6-5 overall) is a game against District 5 rival Edgeley/Kulm/Montpelier, 7:30 p.m. Thursday.
LaMoure/Litchville-Marion senior guard Brady Thielges turned in the 1,000th point of his career to lead four Loboes in double-figure scoring in Saturday nightâ€™s 63-47 rout of Oakes in LaMoure. Thielges then just barely missed a triple-double in Monday nightâ€™s 70-52 win over North Sargent.
Sophomore forward Rylee Nudell led the Lady Raiders with 15 points on Saturday night as Maple Valley endured a late run to hold off District 2 rival Central Cass, 51-43, in Tower City on Saturday night.
Squirrels senior guard Kirby Camas scored 18 points and senior forward Abby Cramer 13 to lead Central Cass.
Maple Valley (4-0 District 2, 10-1 overall), winners of eight straight games, host District 2 rival Enderlin at 7:30 p.m. Thursday in Tower City.
Maple Valley senior center James Richman scored 10 of his 28 points in the third quarter, and sophomore guard Riggs Nudell 10 more as the Raiders took out North Sargent, 60-44, in Tower City on Saturday night.
North Sargent senior forward Dawson Peterson put up 20 points and sank 8 of 10 free throws to power the Bobcats.
Maple Valley (3-2 District 2, 7-6 overall) faces LaMoure/Litchville-Marion (1-1 District 5, 7-6 overall) Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. in LaMoure.
Wednesdayâ€™s Valley City State menâ€™s and womenâ€™s basketball games against Jamestown have been designated as â€śWhite Outâ€ť contests, VCSU announced Monday.
VCSUâ€™s athletic department encourages VCSU fans to wear white in support of the Vikings as they face the rival Jimmies. The Viking women tip off at 5:30 p.m., the men at 7:30 p.m. at W.E. Osmon Fieldhouse.