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Sports roundup: Fynboh advances to state again

June 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

THHS baseball comes to a close
The Agates were knocked out of the playoffs after losing to Virginia 4-3 on May 29.
Thanks to a double elimination system, the team had a chance even after losing to Aitkin in the second round. The loss against Virgin…continue reading on

Running in the rain…A race to remember

June 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

I’m watching the black cloud curl menacingly over the track like a clenching fist. Lightning streaks across the distant horizon, sending crackling spiderwebs across the sky. I look down at my watch just as the rain begins to fall; it’s 9:30 p.m.,…continue reading on

Schedule and Area Qualifiers

May 23, 2014 in Uncategorized

Bismarck Community Bowl
Order: B boys, A boys, B girls, A girls
All times are CDT
9:30 a.m. Parade of athletes
10:30 a.m. 300 Meter Hurdles (prelims)
11:15 a.m. 800 meter Relay (prelims)
12:15 p.m. 1,600 meter run
1:15 p.m. 100 meter d…continue reading on

Beck takes advantage of every chance

May 22, 2014 in Uncategorized

Killdeer senior Tucker Beck isn’t taking one practice, one race or one meet for granted.
Beck has made the 26-mile drive from Grassy Butte to Killdeer for school and practice every day.
Needless to say, he wants to make sure he makes every mile t…continue reading on

Cloquet’s Erickson ‘throwing out’ all the stops

May 21, 2014 in Uncategorized

During last Saturday’s bus ride, Cloquet track and field thrower Evan Erickson attempted to show distance runner teammate Jace Anderson how handle a three-pound discus plate.

“I’ve never thrown a disc in my life,” admitted Anderson, a senior. “I d…continue reading on

A proven captain: Dickinson senior Levi Jordheim shows leadership to underclassmen

May 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

By Royal McGregor
There are many words to describe Dickinson High senior Levi Jordheim.
Yet, Dickinson sophomore Wyatt Kainz described Jordheim best — captain.
“He’s pretty much a coach and an athlete at the …continue reading on

Battling the elements: Athletes fight wind at Trinity Last Chance Meet

May 14, 2014 in Uncategorized

The spring in southwest North Dakota has been filled with wind, cold weather and snow.
With the exception of one meet, the spring weather has been less than favorable for track and field athletes from southwest North Dakota.
Bowman County senior Ta…continue reading on

Cloquet relays get high approval ratings

May 9, 2014 in Uncategorized

Former Pierz High School sprinter Tony Andres still runs sometimes while the now 28-year-old coaches his Moose Lake-Willow River track team at daily practices.

Practice paid off last week as Andres, fellow assistant coach Joe McDonnell and senior …continue reading on

Cloquet student from Liberia runs for many reasons

April 30, 2014 in Uncategorized

Louie St. George

Forum News Service


Richmond Seju spent the bulk of his adolescence on the run, but he wasn’t training to be a track star.

He was trying to stay alive.

Up until 2008, Seju lived in Liberia, the African nation r…continue reading on

Overcoming breezy conditions: Dickinson High, Dickinson Trinity fight wind to grab state qualifiers

April 23, 2014 in Uncategorized

After jumping 6-feet, Wyatt Kainz was the only competitor remaining in the high jump.
The Dickinson High sophomore was attempting to tie a personal record — 6-2 — and qualify for the North Dakota Class A state track and field meet.
Kainz cleare…continue reading on