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Alex Heinert

Platinum Leaderboard 2.0

As we're doing every week this spring, it's time to check in on the best performances of the high school track and field season so far in every individual event held in both North and South Dakota, aka the "Varsity Sports" Platinum Leaderboard! As always, for a mark or time to count, it must take place at a sanctioned meet in the Dakotas. We're...
Filed Under Varsity Sports | ND High School | SD High School | Running/Track and Field

MidcoSN Podcast: Joining The 7-Foot Club

In the aftermath of Parker's Zack Anderson becoming just the sixth South Dakota high schooler to clear the 7-foot barrier in high jump, Alex Heinert of "Varsity Sports" talks with the first man to do so, current St. Thomas More Head T&F Coach and co-state record holder Scott Benson, as well as the newest member of the 7-Foot Club, Zack...
Filed Under Varsity Sports | Podcast | Running/Track and Field

PLatinum Leaderboard 1.0

High School Track and Field season is back in full swing, and that means the return of the "Varsity Sports" Platinum Leaderboard! If you recall from last year, we kept track of the best performances of the season in every individual event held in both North and South Dakota and awarded Platinum Medals at season’s end to the winners. In our...
Filed Under Varsity Sports | SD High School | Running/Track and Field

MidcoSN Podcast: South Dakota High School Track Preview

Dave Nicholson of Argus Leader Media joined Jason Andera and I to talk all things high school track and field in South Dakota, including a break-down of the best returners across the state and a look at the top events to keep an eye on this spring. Check out the full podcast here, along with previous episodes, and be sure to subscribe to the Midco...
Filed Under Varsity Sports | Podcast | SD High School

MidcoSN Podcast: Summit League Tournament Recap

In the wake of another wild Summit League Basketball Tournament, Midco Sports Network hoops analyst Brad Newitt stops by to drop his insight on the world-class fan atmosphere at the Premier Center, the had-to-see-to-believe comebacks and finishes on the men's side, the latest chapter in State vs USD on the women's side, and the potential seeding...
Filed Under Basketball | Podcast

MidcoSN Podcast: NSIC Basketball Tournament Preview

"The Northern Sun Experience" host David Brown joins Alex Heinert to break down the upcoming Men's and Women's NSIC Basketball Tournaments. Listen to the podcast and check out previous episodes on SoundCloud here, and feel free to subscribe to the Midco Sports Network Podcast on I-Tunes!
Filed Under Basketball | College