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Football Roundup

September 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

Unfortunately for injury-prone Tyler Hakamaki, the Cromwell-Wright senior has spent most of his high school football career as a cheerleader rather than a fullback.

Fully healthy nowadays following a broken left leg and painful lower back his soph…continue reading on pinejournal.com

Undefeated Wrens bet Bears in a nail-biter

September 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

WRENSHALL—At Knutson Athletic Field, the white and orange painted Wrenshall football press box is dated, the scoreboard is missing light bulbs — and the public address system nearly broke last week.

That’s because Wrenshall’s game announcer …continue reading on pinejournal.com

Undefeated Wrens bet Bears in a nail-biter

September 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

WRENSHALL—At Knutson Athletic Field, the white and orange painted Wrenshall football press box is dated, the scoreboard is missing light bulbs — and the public address system nearly broke last week.

That’s because Wrenshall’s game announcer …continue reading on pinejournal.com

Minnesota Gov. calls for Peterson suspension

September 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

One of the biggest Vikings fans in the state of Minnesota, governor Mark Dayton, called for the franchise to suspend running back Adrian Peterson.
“It is an awful situation,” said Dayton in a statement. “Yes, Mr. Peterson is entitled to due pr…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

NDSU, Montana are familiar with each other

September 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO — It’s a long drive from Fargo to Missoula, Mont.
North Dakota State and the University of Montana play in different conferences in different time zones and both have yet to play against each other as Division I opponents.
But both are al…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Missouri State blanks UND in new stadium

September 14, 2014 in Uncategorized

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — Missouri State showcased the newly renovated Robert W. Plaster Stadium Saturday night and plaster is just what the Bears did to the University of North Dakota.
Missouri State routed UND to the tune of 38-0 behind Kierra Harris continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Bison set for GameDay

September 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO — ESPN “College GameDay” analyst Kirk Herbstreit doesn’t think NCAA Division I FBS teams should play FCS teams, with one asterisk: North Dakota State.
“I think FCS should play FCS, and I think the FBS should play FBS with the one exc…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Football Roundup

September 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

WILLOW RIVER—If there were an Achilles heel for the Moose Lake-Willow River football program this fall, it could have been the lineman.

Not nearly as massive in size, nor as experienced as seasons past, Rebels Coach Dave Louzek watched his offen…continue reading on pinejournal.com

A little different test: Hettinger-Scranton practices 11-man defense, prepares for Heart River

September 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

Hettinger-Scranton’s preparation for its game on Friday is a little different than most weeks.
The Night Hawks football team is practicing two different styles of play — a 9-man offense and 11-man defense.
Hettinger-Scranton, a 9-man football t…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Bears’ skill will present challenges for UND

September 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — As coaches in the Missouri Valley Football Conference the past six years at Southern Illinois, first-year University of North Dakota head coach Bubba Schweigert and new defensive coordinator Eric Schmidt have some familiarity with Sat…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com