Jason Andera

North Dakota Championship Previews

Bismarck vs. Century Friday 6:30 pm Bismarck Coach Mark Gibson "It was the best thing for these kids to be in a game like this, we were a different team in the second half and many of these kids haven't even played in the second half many of our later games.  Our kids showed character and fight which is always a good sign and they never...
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South Dakota Championship Previews

Class 9B Colome vs. Harding County | Thursday 7:30pm  Colome: Coach Kevin Keiser The line averages 276 pounds  and have played great this year. QB) Terrance Kinzer499 yds pass 8TD,  1420yds rushing 27 TDs RB) Andrew Odden RB , 1281 14 TDs Harding County:  Coach Jay Wammen Harding County has team balance on both sides of the...
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South Dakota 9-Man Football Semi-Final previews

9-Man Previews 9AA Howard at Clark/Willow Lake 6:00 Howard has been the road warriors winning two straight on the road in the playoffs. They make their third straight road trip to Clark this week. Levi Loudenberg has been outstanding in the running game going over 200 yards the last two weeks in a row. Clark/Willow Lake features big play...
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South Dakota Class 11B Semi-Final Previews

Flandreau at Winner 6:00 Flandreau is considered the top team in Class 11B and has been ever since they beat Tri-Valley on September 14th. Other than that game they haven’t beaten a top-level team, but they’ll have that chance when they go on the road against Winner on Saturday. Flandreau head coach Chad Stadem tells me that his team is healthy...
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South Dakota Class 11A Semi-Final Preview

Hot Springs at Dell Rapids 5:00 Dell Rapids is not the team they were last year. That’s the mantra you’ve heard over and over this season. But the fact is that Dell Rapids’ season looks very similar to last year. And with a win on Saturday they’ll find themselves in position to capture a third straight Class 11A title. Head Coach Steve Hansen...
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South Dakota Class 11AA Semi-Final Preview

Sioux Falls O’Gorman at Sioux Falls Washington 2:00 PM Washington has been dominant this year especially on defense. Dan Marlette leads the team in tackles, Sam Johnson leads the team in sacks and Nate Gerry leads the team in interceptions. Overall the defense has given up just 58 points in ten games and teams have come up with just 1.7 yards...
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