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Nelson: UND-NDSU rivalry football game looks bleak

May 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — In 1966, I was told I could go to the University of North Dakota-North Dakota State football game at Memorial Stadium if I received an A on my weekly piano lesson.
I practiced hard, received an A and went to the game. It was the only…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Nelson: UND-NDSU rivalry football game looks bleak

May 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — In 1966, I was told I could go to the University of North Dakota-North Dakota State football game at Memorial Stadium if I received an A on my weekly piano lesson.
I practiced hard, received an A and went to the game. It was the only…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Grimaldi to make pro decision before end of school year

May 1, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — The University of North Dakota will soon know whether its leading scorer is coming back for next season.
Sophomore forward Rocco Grimaldi says he wants to decide before the end of the school year whether he will return for his junior…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

UND set to see familiar faces

April 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — There will be some familiar faces on the opposing benches next season for the University of North Dakota men’s hockey team.
Lake Superior State junior-to-be Bryce Schmitt of Minot and Air Force senior-to-be Chad Demers will return …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Family connection: Schmaltz stays at UND for junior season to play with his younger brother

April 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — Mike Schmaltz had the opportunity to play college football alongside his brother, Marc, at the University of North Dakota.
His sons will have a chance to do the same on the hockey rink.
Sophomore defenseman Jordan Schmaltz, a first-…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Gophers stun UND in last second

April 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

PHILADELPHIA — After the final buzzer sounded, after the postgame handshake ended, the University of North Dakota players stood on the ice, not sure what to do next.
In one of the most stunning finishes in the rivalry’s 60-year history, Minnesot…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

UND hockey guide to Frozen Four tourism

April 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — The University of North Dakota is the underdog of the NCAA Frozen Four and it happens to be headed to the city that made an underdog famous.
Philadelphia was the home of Rocky, the fictional boxer and Hollywood icon, who went toe-to-…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

UND hockey guide to Frozen Four tourism

April 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — The University of North Dakota is the underdog of the NCAA Frozen Four and it happens to be headed to the city that made an underdog famous.
Philadelphia was the home of Rocky, the fictional boxer and Hollywood icon, who went toe-to-…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

UND spring practices heavy on tackling, blocking

April 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — As a senior, UND safety Baylee Carr takes nothing for granted.
It’s the way things are being done these days at Memorial Stadium as a new coaching staff is in place for UND football.
“Definitely, there is a different message bei…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

UND goaltenders share routine

March 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — The routine is the same for the University of North Dakota’s goaltenders.
Each television timeout, the starter will skate over to the end of the bench, grab a drink of water and share a quick chat with the other goalie. Their excha…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com