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An Emerging Leader: Mark Senden

An Emerging Leader: Mark Senden

Kyle Kinnamon, Sports Writer

November 20, 2018

Working hard with a smile. That is North Dakota freshman Mark Senden’s attitude towards hockey. The 20-year-old freshman from Medina, Minnesota was not expecting to make the lineup at the start of the season. However, his work ethic and tenacity has made it almost impossible for Brad Berry and th...

Women’s Soccer wraps up first season in Summit League

Women's Soccer wraps up first season in Summit League

Luke Askew, Sports Writer

November 6, 2018

The University of North Dakota women’s soccer team ended their historic season in disappointing fashion with two straight Summit League losses. The Fighting Hawks got off to a record-setting start in 2018. They won five of their first seven games with an incredible plus-21 goal differential. All fi...

The Rolling Jones

The Rolling Jones

Kyle Kinnamon, Sports Writer

November 6, 2018

After beating former WCHA rivals University of Minnesota Golden Gophers in Las Vegas, North Dakota looked to carry the momentum back to the Ralph Engelstad Arena for a series against another former WCHA rival in the Wisconsin Badgers.   Friday While senior alternate captain, Rhett Gardner, stol...

UND Soccer soars past Purdue Fort Wayne

Luke Askew, Sports Writer

October 23, 2018

The UND Women’s soccer team got off to a record breaking start to the 2018 season. After a tough stretch in the schedule, they’ve seemingly slowed down a little bit, but a big matchup on Sunday against Purdue Fort Wayne would give them a chance to get back on track. The Fighting Hawks got off ...

Sweet, Sweet Victory

Sweet, Sweet Victory

Kyle Kinnamon, Sports Writer

October 23, 2018

Hard work and tenacity. The overarching theme of the weekend for the University of North Dakota Men's Hockey team when North Dakota faced off against the eighth ranked Minnesota State Mankato Mavericks.   Friday: North Dakota started Friday's game with an incredibly high energy level. North Dako...

Scheel Breaks Into the Spotlight

Kyle Kinnamon, Sports Writer

October 16, 2018

The home opener for the regular season was upon the University of North Dakota men’s hockey team, when UND took on the Bemidji State University Beavers. UND was looking to shake off a loss from the night before in Bemidji. UND came out strong to start the game, feeding off the crowd’s excitemen...

Hawks Take Down the Grizzlies

Hawks Take Down the Grizzlies

Luke Askew, Sports Writer

October 16, 2018

The UND Football team had a statement win on Saturday over the Montana Grizzlies. They won in impressive fashion with a final score of 41-14. While the offense performed at an extremely high level, the defense is really what set the tone early on for the Fighting Hawks. On the opening drive for...

Depth of the 2018 UND Hockey Roster Evident in OT Win

Depth of  the 2018 UND Hockey Roster Evident in OT Win

Kyle Kinnamon, Sports Writer

October 9, 2018

The University of North Dakota men’s hockey team opened up the 2018-2019 season in an annual exhibition game against the Manitoba Bisons. North Dakota had a full line up, playing all five seniors, seven juniors, six sophomores and five freshmen. North Dakota dominated the game from the opening face-off until ...

UND Soccer Falls to Bison in First Rivalry Game of the Season

UND Soccer Falls to Bison in First Rivalry Game of the Season

Luke Askew, Sports Writer

October 9, 2018

The University of North Dakota Women’s soccer team had their historic run slowed down on Sunday afternoon when they met up with in-state rival North Dakota State University. Prior to meeting up with the Bison in East Grand Forks, UND was 8-2-1 overall and 2-0-0 in conference play. They got off to th...

UND Men’s Basketball Schedule Released

UND Men's Basketball Schedule Released

Luke Askew, Staff Writer

October 3, 2018

The University of North Dakota Men’s Basketball team recently released the schedule for their inaugural season in the Summit League. The biggest changes that you’ll notice in their schedule from the previous years are in conference play. Instead of traveling along the west coast for games against team...

The Cost of Rebranding

The Cost of Rebranding

Sasha Leibold, Staff Writer

October 3, 2018

In 2012 the University of North Dakota was forced to change their nickname from “The Fighting Sioux” to “The Fighting Hawks.” The University’s nickname was originally “The Flickertails” but was unofficially changed to “The Sioux” in 1930. The fighting Sioux was a name that was offen...

The Juniors

Kyle Kinnamon, Sports Writer

October 3, 2018

The gritty, hard-nosed, and tough junior class for North Dakota is stepping into their third season, and ready to play old-fashion North Dakota hockey. The junior class is built to shut down the other team through physical play and outstanding defense. While the offense has lacked for this class the f...

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