JAMESTOWN, N.D. — In the final 10 minutes of regulation on Thursday, Fargo South erased 70 minutes of playing on its heels with two goals to force overtime. As exciting as it was for the Bruins, they simply ran out of steam. Bismarck junior Caden Evanson drilled the game-winner from the left side in the 87th minute as the Demons triumphed 3-2 in the North Dakota state boys soccer quarterfinals at Rotary Field in Jamestown.
BISMARCK — The Mr. and Miss Basketball trophies are starting to pile up in the Jacobson household. This time, it’s Sarah’s turn. The Fargo Shanley point guard was named North Dakota Miss Basketball on Saturday night, edging Maple Valley’s Rylee Nudell by five points. The 5-foot-9 Jacobson garnered nine of 23 first-place votes and 77 total points. The senior award is voted on by the North Dakota Associated Press Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association.
Although the Dickinson High boys basketball team had fully recovered from various injuries, the Midgets still had a tough time offensively on Thursday. Jamestown senior guard Josh Schulz again came off the bench to lead Jamestown in scoring with 18 points, propelling his team to a West Region Tournament 78-66 quarterfinals win over Dickinson at the Bismarck Event Center.
JAMESTOWN -- During her floor exercise, Acacia Fossum took a split second to acknowledge her final gymnastics meet. “I looked up and everybody was looking at me, and I just soaked it all in,” Dickinson’s standout gymnast said. “I had an awesome floor routine to end my senior year on.”
JAMESTOWN -- As a team, Dickinson put the final touches on an unforgettable season on Friday. In a dominant campaign which saw them break the school record with a 151, the Midgets used a stellar 148.017 to oust the pack by a considerable margin at the North Dakota state gymnastics meet on team day at Jamestown High School.
JAMESTOWN — University of Jamestown head football coach Shawn Frank has resigned his post effective immediately, athletic director Sean Johnson confirmed in a press release on Monday afternoon. Travis Titus, the quarterbacks coach and recruiting coordinator, has been named interim head coach for the remaining four games of the season. Frank, a Hettinger native, was 13-23 in his four years at the helm.
Prior to the first pitch in the bottom of the first on Wednesday night, Fargo Post 2 had to run up to the concession stand to grab its bats.
JAMESTOWN — Jamestown Post 14 didn’t let up after Dickinson took the lead in the third inning of their American Legion baseball opener Tuesday night. However, Dickinson pitcher Cam Jorda had nearly all the answers in the nightcap, leading to a split. Jamestown used steady and patient offense to earn a 7-5 win, but Jorda flirted with a no-hitter and escaped late trouble to lead the Roughriders to an equal share with a 5-3 triumph in a doubleheader at Jack Brown Stadium. In the opener, Jamestown struck for three runs in the bottom of the first inning, as Nate Soulis sacrificed in Joey Gebhard
JAMESTOWN — When Heart River’s Jada Mattson put her drive behind a tree on hole No. 17 on Wednesday at the Jamestown Country Club, Kaitlyn Hubrig saw an opportunity.
JAMESTOWN — Jada Mattson is typically a strong finisher and that bodes well for her today at the Class B state girls golf meet.