Chris Murphy is the Minnesota preps and Fargo Force beat reporter for the Forum. He's covered high school sports in Chicago, North Dakota and Minnesota for the last five years and, for some reason, has been given awards for doing so. If reading him in the paper and online isn't enough, you can read more of him at the Forum Preps Blog: http://forumpreps.areavoices.com/
- Member for
- 1 year 5 months
FARGO — Not that University of North Dakota fans ever really need a reason to cheer against regional teams, but here’s another if the University of North Dakota men’s hockey fans need tickets to Friday and Saturday’s NCAA West Regional at Scheels Arena.
FARGO — Andrew Kozlowski and Tanner Kretchman have played basketball together since second grade. They brought Fargo Davies its first boys team state championship in school history, and Wednesday they said goodbye to being high school teammates.
FARGO — It’s only July, but the Fargodome was kind of partying like it was a Saturday in September at the 41st annual North Dakota Shrine Bowl on Sunday.
MOORHEAD, Minn. — Minnesota Wild left winger Matt Cooke has reportedly dissected his past hits in order to be physical within the NHL rules and rid himself of the goon persona since before the 2011-12 season.
FARGO — Major League Baseball Hall of Famer Gaylord Perry sat in a golf cart on the No. 9 hole at Rose Creek Golf Club and made comments on incoming shots in a southern drawl that would have made Foghorn Leghorn jealous.
FARGO — Brad Horn spoke as though he was a mixture of Indiana Jones with the Ark of the Covenant in his grasp and a secret service agent guarding the president.
FARGO — Three former North Dakota State Bison football players signed undrafted free agent deals with NFL teams on Saturday.
FARGO — Shiloh Christian guards Gabby Wilkinson and Jaye Two Bears have played together since fifth grade.
FARGO — Dave Noah had lunch Monday afternoon with Chad Johnson, his friend of two decades.