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A Shortage of Officials: We All Should Be Concerned

Officials, referees and umpires are in short supply. And those individuals who go out there day after day, in what is often a thankless job, are getting asked to carry a bigger load.
Filed Under Football | Basketball | College | ND High School | SD High School | Baseball/Softball

2019 ND Class AAA Football Preview

Dominance has been the name of the game the last two years in Class AAA, with the past two state champions finishing with an undefeated record. This year, MidcoSN’s Jody Norstedt is anticipating a more balanced field with several teams featuring standout players.
Filed Under Football | Power Rankings | Varsity Sports | ND High School

2019 ND Class AA Football Preview

Class AA has a different look this season, but one of the perennial powers appears to be the front runner. MidcoSN’s Jody Norstedt breaks down the top contenders for the state title and reveals his top prospects in the division.
Filed Under Football | Power Rankings | North Dakota State University | University of North Dakota | ND High School

2019 ND HS Football Preview: 9-Man

The 2019 North Dakota high school football season kicks off this week and we’re guaranteed a new state champion in 9-man. MidcoSN’s Jody Norstedt shares who he feels will contend for the state title this year and lists his players to watch!
Filed Under Football | Power Rankings | Varsity Sports | University of North Dakota | ND High School

Preview of Sheyenne vs Bismarck Season Opener

The 2019 high school football season has arrived, and we’re thrilled to be televising games every Friday night throughout the regular season in North and South Dakota. Our opening game should be particularly exciting, because it features reigning EDC champion West Fargo Sheyenne travelling to the defending Class 3A state champs from Bismarck High....
Filed Under Football | Varsity Sports | ND High School

Getting Noticed – How to Take Advantage of Off-Season

Elaina Lanson runs through a Q&A with Sanford Power Basketball Director Patrick Coughlin about what high school players who dream of making it to the collegiate level can do to improve their chances of getting noticed by potential schools.
Filed Under Basketball | ND High School | SD High School