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Winning the battle in the trenches: Dickinson State addresses concerns to bolster its talent, depth at line of scrimmage in offseason

August 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

Every coach — including Dickinson State’s first-year head coach Pete Stanton — wants to win the battle at the line of scrimmage.
But for the past two years, DSU has struggled in the trenches due to injuries and lack of depth.
During the offse…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Lantz shoots personal best to lead Dickinson

August 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

JAMESTOWN — On the final nine holes of the opening day of the East-West Classic, Dickinson senior Rachel Lantz posted a 43.
The 9-hole score was a glimpse for what Saturday was going to entail.
Lantz posted a career-best 87 to lead the Dickinson …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Lantz shoots personal best to lead Dickinson

August 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

JAMESTOWN — On the final nine holes of the opening day of the East-West Classic, Dickinson senior Rachel Lantz posted a 43.
The 9-hole score was a glimpse for what Saturday was going to entail.
Lantz posted a career-best 87 to lead the Dickinson …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Vikings special teams coach expresses regret for homophobic comments

August 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

MANKATO, Minn — Vikings special-teams coordinator Mike Priefer expressed remorse Thursday about making a homophobic comment two years ago that landed him a three-game suspension to start the 2014 NFL season.
“I’ve failed,” Priefer said.
For…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Charchenko, Lantz lead Midgets at East-West

August 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

JAMESTOWN — The pressure was off and the Dickinson High girls golf team just needed to play.
The Midgets did just that.
Dickinson’s freshman Sydney Charchenko supplied a career-best 93, while senior Rachel Lantz posted a 99 to lead the team dur…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Subjectively, Minnesota isn’t as bad as it appears

August 14, 2014 in Uncategorized

MINNEAPOLIS — By several objective measures, the Twins are having another disappointing season at the plate.
They rank 22nd in the majors with 92 home runs, 24th in strikeout rate (21.3 percent), 20th in batting average (.249) and 27th with runner…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Twins place Buxton on seven-day concussion DL

August 14, 2014 in Uncategorized

By Mike Berardino
St. Paul Pioneer Press
The Twins placed top prospect Byron Buxton on the seven-day concussion disabled list Thursday, one day after an outfield collision with teammate Mike Kvasnicka for Double-A New Britain.
Buxton, 20, was maki…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Injured Tiger withdraws: Ailing Woods rules himself out of Ryder Cup for United States

August 14, 2014 in Uncategorized

Tiger Woods ruled himself out of contention for a wildcard spot on the U.S. Ryder Cup team due to lingering back problems on Wednesday and has been told by doctors not to play or practice until his condition improves, the former world number one said…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Long lines at REA isn’t deterring hockey fans

August 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — Kathy and Nathan Britten weren’t expecting the line to be as long as it was Tuesday when they pulled up to the Ralph Engelstad Arena in Grand Forks.
The two lifelong hockey fans had just finished their 65-mile drive from Karlstad, …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Hardie seeks bigger role on Bison’s defensive line

August 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO — A few North Dakota State football players took to Twitter to have a little fun when the Bison said safety Christian Dudzik may also play some wide receiver this season. They wondered why defensive end Mike Hardie wasn’t in the mix for a r…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com