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Nothing to lose: Jimmies open NAIA today vs. No. 2-ranked Wolves

March 7, 2013 in The Jamestown Sun

In the Jimmies’ approach to today’s first-round game at the NAIA, several well-worn sports clich├ęs would work.
Playing with house money. Nothing to lose. No pressure.
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Jimmies close season today

November 10, 2012 in The Jamestown Sun

Having two bye weeks during a season is pretty atypical at any level of football.
Jamestown College had two this season, however, and the second came at a good time said coach Shawn Frank.
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Good start: JC men win, women tie

September 4, 2012 in The Jamestown Sun

Nobody can beat the Jimmie men, at least not yet, and the JC women are proving to be a handful too in the early goings of the season.
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Hopes high for No. 22 Jimmie men

October 28, 2011 in The Jamestown Sun

Year 2 is off to a smooth start for Jamestown College men’s basketball coach Matt Murken.
That’s not to say the first year was bumpy or rocky, because it was not. Murken led the Jimmies to a 21-9 record and expectations are high again in and outside the program.
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Jimmies set for tough opener

August 27, 2011 in The Jamestown Sun

Even an old, veteran football coach like Bud Etzold can’t hide his excitement for opening day.
After starting practice the earliest in school history, the wait is over for Etzold and the Jimmies, who have a challenging start to their season today at 2010 DAC runner-up South Dakota Mines in Rapid City, S.D.
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JC women excel on and off the track

May 25, 2011 in The Jamestown Sun

Athletic achievement, obviously, is what the Jimmie women’s track and field team is known for and for good reason.
They finished second in both the Dakota Athletic Conference indoor and outdoor meets and have nine members of the team qualified for the NAIA National Championships, which begin Thursday in Marion, Ind.
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Jimmies impressive in home-opener

November 13, 2010 in The Jamestown Sun

Home debuts at the Civic Center went quite nicely for the Jimmies this week.
Greg Ulland and his young JC women’s squad got their first win of the season with an impressive 78-71 win over Mount Marty, S.D., Friday night, two days after the Jimmie men beat Division II Minnesota-Crookston.
It was a very encouraging performance for Ulland’s team, who played 14 girls, 11 of whom scored.
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Jimmies wrap season with a win

November 8, 2010 in The Jamestown Sun

Jamestown College finished the season similar to the way they started.
They scored a bunch of points and won.
The middle part of the 2010 campaign was a little shaky, but in the end the Jimmies closed on a four-game winning streak, capped by a 48-14 win over Mayville State on Sunday at the DAC Bowl in the Fargodome.
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Clint Boom has bragging rights for life.

November 1, 2010 in The Jamestown Sun

Playing in his final Paint Bucket game, the Jamestown College senior defensive end followed through on a week-long pledge to sack his friend and former high school teammate Valley City State quarterback Trent Kosel.
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JC opens season ranked

November 1, 2010 in The Jamestown Sun

Being ranked before taking the floor doesn’t mean a whole lot in the grand scheme of a five-month long season.
But the recognition that comes with a top 25 ranking is still a nice feather in the cap and first-year Jamestown College men’s basketball coach Matt Murken embraced the NAIA’s first poll of the season as a positive development.
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