Area Scoreboard 8-7

College Football

Division II

NSIC Preseason Coaches Poll

First place votes in parentheses



1. Minnesota State (13)223

2. Minnesota Duluth (2)207

3. Winona State191

4. St. Cloud State (1)183

5. Sioux Falls159

6. Bemidji State140

7. Wayne State137

8. Northern State128

9. Augustana125

10. Concordia-St. Paul96

11. U-Mary82

12. Southwest Minnesota State77

13. Upper Iowa63

14. Minot State57

15. MSU Moorhead35

16. Minnesota Crookston17

North Division

1. Minnesota Duluth (6)48

2. St. Cloud State (2)42

3. Northern State36

4. Bemidji State34

5. U-Mary23

6. Minot State21

T7. Minnesota Crookston10

T7. MSU Moorhead10

South Division

1. Minnesota State (6)48

2. Winona State (2)44

3. Sioux Falls32

4. Wayne State31

5. Augustana27

6. Concordia-St. Paul16

7. Southwest Minnesota State15

8. Upper Iowa11

babe ruth baseball

Class B

State Tournament

at Carrington


1) Dakota Prairie 7, Velva 3

2) Thompson 4, Rolette-Rolla 3

3) Beulah 5, Valley City 4

4) Kindred 6, Carrington 1


5) Rolette-Rolla 5, Velva 4

6) Valley City 9, Carrington 6

7) Dakota Prairie 6, Thompson 0

8) Kindred 5, Beulah 4


9) Rolette-Rolla 2, Beulah 1

10) Valley City 5, Thompson 1

11) Dakota Prairie 12, Kindred 4


12) Valley City 5, Rolette-Rolla 4

13) Valley City 13, Kindred 6



14) Dakota Prairie 4, Valley City 3

Area Golf

Men’s Senior League

at Wildwood Golf Course


Team Game: 1st: Don Hill, Don Nelson, Don Bradley; 2nd: Mike Brunner, Rod Smith, Barry Boseworth.

Hole No. 1: Closest to Pin, 1st shot on: Don Bradley.

Hole No. 7: Long Putt: Rod Smith.

Hole No. 9: Long Putt: Don Bradley.

GEM Federal Credit Union League

at Souris Valley Golf Course


Low Gross A: Al Hanson 37; B: Al Marsden 47

Low Net A: Dave Aleshire 27; B: Bob Markle 28

Least Putts A: Hanson; B: Herman Fettig and Les Strege 17

Hole No. 1, Closest to the Pin, 1st Shot On A: Hanson; B: Strege

Hole No. 3, Long Putt A: Rob White

Hole No. 4, Closest to the Pin, “T” Shot A: Doug Johnson; B: Loren Vannett

Hole No. 5, Long Drive A: Terry Burud; B: Fettig

Hole No. 7, Closest to the Pin, 2nd Shot A: Hanson, B: Marsden

Hole No. 8, Closest to the Pin, “T” Shot A: Burud

Hole No. 9, Long Putt A: Burud; B: Vannett

Hole No. 4, Chip In Strege


Minot Volleyball Fall League

Who: Men’s, women’s and coed leagues

When: First week of September. Games will be played on weekday evenings

Cost: An entry fee of $100 will be assessed to each team in addition to a $30 users fee per player

Deadline for registration is Aug. 21

For further information contact the recreation office at 857-4730.

MHS Athlete Physicals

When: August 5, 9 a.m.- noon (walk-in appointment)

Where: Magic City Campus

Cost: $20 per student-athlete

Please bring the completed NDHSAA physical form found at:

MHS Fall Sport Information


Gear pickup: Juniors/Seniors, August 12 from 9 a.m.- noon; Freshmen/sophomores, August 13 8 a.m.-noon.

First practice: August 14, 9 a.m. and 3 p.m.

Mandatory parent meeting at Magic City Campus commons August 13 at 6 p.m.

Girls Swimming

Starts August 19 with practice from 9 a.m.-noon, Monday-Friday until August 25.


Start date: August 19. Practices at Magic City Campus – grades 10-12 begin at 8 a.m. and freshman begin at 10 a.m. Paperwork must be completed before tryouts, including physical dated after April 15.

Parent meeting: August 12 at 6 p.m. at Magic City Campus. Mandatory for the athlete and one parent or guardian.

More info: MHS volleyball website or Coach Jebens at 406-853-4735.

Boys Cross Country

First practice is August 12 9 a.m. at MCC locker rooms. Parent/info meeting 5:30 p.m. Aug. 5 at MCC Commons. For more information, check

Girls Golf

Parent meeting on Tuesday at 5 p.m. at Jim Hill Middle School library.

Girls Cross Country

Begins Aug. 12 at 8 a.m. Practice on MHS athletic floor; meet in “the cage.”

Boys tennis

August 7 – parent/player sign-up meeting at 7 p.m. at Jim Hill Middle School

August 12 – First practice from 9 a.m.-noon at MCC tennis courts. In the event of rain, meet in gym at JHMS.