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Former NDSU coach Erhardt passes away

March 21, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO Ron Erhardt, who took an upstart football program at North Dakota State and turned it into a national power after starting his coaching career at New England St. Mary’s and Minot Bishop Ryan high schools, died Wednesday morning near his home in Boca Raton, Fla. Continue Reading

Retired NFL coach Erhardt’s first head coach job came at NE St. Mary’s

July 14, 2011 in The Dickinson Press

In 1957, Father Eugene LaMeres drove from New England to Williston in search of a do-it-all coach who could handle the football, wrestling and track and field programs at New England St. Mary’s High School. The man he found was Ron Erhardt. Continue Reading