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“Put me in coach”

“Put me in coach”

Cole Johnson, staff writer

September 24, 2017


Filed under Cole Johnson, Showcase, Sports

Over the last few years, the University of North Dakota’s football wide receiving corps has blossoming into one of the top wide receiving corps in the conference. This progression can partially be attributed to Noah Wanzek. Wanzek has been a solid player for UND throughout his tenure, and has been impro...

Sweet Demons take down Moorhead

Sweet Demons take down Moorhead

Madison Overby, Staff Writer

September 19, 2017


Filed under madison overby, Showcase, Sports

There was a steady mist coming down on Jaycee Park on Saturday morning as the University of North Dakota women’s rugby team, the Sweet Demons, prepared to take on Minnesota State University-Moorhead, MSUM. Although the weather was not necessarily ideal, there was still a good turnout of fans for the ...

Join the club!

Join the club!

Madison Overby, Staff Writer

September 15, 2017


Filed under madison overby, Showcase, Sports

The University of North Dakota Women’s rugby team is celebrating 15 years as a club, marked with record-breaking numbers as an organization here. The rugby team competes in both the fall and the spring, with a competitive season in the fall followed by a more laid-back tournament season in the sprin...

Community over coast

Community over coast

Kyle Kinnamon, Staff Writer

September 15, 2017


Filed under kyle kinnamon, Sports

Ashley Brueggeman had once not even considering UND as a school to further her volleyball career. Today, she is now an integral part of the volleyball team and was recently named MVP of the UND classic. In addition, Brueggeman has helped UND start the season 12-1 and boast a current win streak of nine g...

Team North Dakota

Team North Dakota

Stephanie Hollman, Staff Writer

September 4, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase, Sports, Stephanie Hollman

In 2012, when then-undergrad Mallory Olson found out that UND didn’t have a synchronized skating team, she decided to start her own. Borne from her lifelong passion of figure skating was Team North Dakota, which remains the state’s only collegiate synchronized figure skating team. Olson is now the...

Tearing down the legacy

Tearing down the legacy

Kyle Kinnamon, Staff Writer

September 4, 2017


Filed under kyle kinnamon, Showcase, Sports

The University of North Dakota is a staple in the hockey community, recognized for producing high-class hockey players into the National Hockey League and the Olympics. So, when the news came out about the cutting of women’s hockey at UND, there was a shock around the community as a whole. Whether it was from ...

Bright Horizons for UND Women’s Soccer

Madison Overby, Staff Writer

September 4, 2017


Filed under madison overby, Sports

The University of North Dakota women’s soccer team is four games into the regular season and have already tied their amount of wins for the entire 2016 season. They are currently sitting at .500 with two wins and two losses. The season started off strong with back-to-back wins in Fargo against NDSU (...

Swinging for scholarships

Swinging for scholarships

Allyson Bento, Sports Editor

August 29, 2017


Filed under Allyson Bento, Showcase, Sports

After looking forward to it all year, a wide range of golfers gathered at the beautiful Walhalla Country Club for the sixth annual Frank White Golf Tournament on July 8. This annual tournament is put together by Frank White, a native to Walhalla N.D. and a sought after professor in the University of...

College sports on the chopping block

Nick Erickson, Staff Writer

August 29, 2017


Filed under Nick Erickson, Sports

It’s the start of a new school year. The campus is bright with new faces, green shrubbery and grass. Everyone here is looking forward to specific things that will soon enough be upon us. Some anticipate the tailgating sessions in the Alerus Center’s parking lot. A good amount of us will be entice...

What’s your fantasy?

Cole Johnson

August 29, 2017


Filed under Sports

Building a perfect fantasy football team takes time. Research for both the draft and the waivers will need to happen earlier rather than later. To have a great team, you will need an understanding of all the NFL teams and their rosters. Throughout the season there will be injures, there will be re...

UND Football on the rise

UND Football on the rise

Adam Gunderman, Staff Writer

May 5, 2017


Filed under Adam Gunderman, Showcase, Sports

In 2017, the Fighting Hawks will not only be looking to defend their Big Sky conference title, but also trying to improve on their 2016 season. The 2016 season saw the Hawks achieve many program firsts. They made the FCS playoffs for the first time, they won the Big Sky conference for the first time,...

Summer sessions

Summer sessions

Jake Andersen, Staff Writer

May 5, 2017


Filed under Jake Andersen, Showcase, Sports

Since joining the Big Sky in 2012, the UND women’s soccer team hasn’t had the success they’ve wanted. In fact, the team has a 9-57-6 record in five seasons with the conference, bad enough for the worst conference record during that stretch and four years spent at the bottom of the Big Sky. Katie...

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