NDHSAA Prep Notebook: Minot girls soccer keeps rolling


May 9, 2018 12:15 pm

By Tom Mix
NDHSAA Media Specialist

VALLEY CITY, N.D. – The Minot Magicians girls soccer team is on a roll. The Magicians clinched a berth into the 2018 NDHSAA state tournament with a 3-0 Western Dakota Association victory over Mandan on Tuesday, May 8.

Minot is 10-0-1 overall and 8-0-1 in WDA play. The Magicians have outscored opponents 25-2 this spring and will be looking to clinch the conference championship the remainder of the regular season. Minot has never won a WDA girls soccer championship.

Next up for Minot is a home match against Bismarck St. Mary’s at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 10.

In the Eastern Dakota Conference girls soccer scene, Fargo North is leading the way with a 4-0-0 mark overall and 3-0-0 in the conference. Fargo Shanley is one point behind the Spartans in the standings with a 3-0-2 overall mark and a is 2-0-2 in EDC play.

The regular season begins to heat up next week as the conference tournament approaches the following Tuesday (May 22). The EDC is using a conference tournament format to seed its four teams that qualify for the state tournament this spring.

Stay tuned to www.ndhsaanow.com for the latest updates.

State Track and Field qualifiers keep rolling in

Region and State Track and Field Meets are later this month. To get a good look at some of the top performances from across the state be sure to visit the NDHSAA Track and Field state qualifiers website at:

http://tf.bismarck.k12.nd.us/index2.php

Latest Softball Coaches Polls released this week

The latest North Dakota Softball Coaches poll was released on Monday. Here is how the teams rank according to the coaches in Class A and Class B:

Week 3 Class A Coaches Poll

1. Valley City (2)
2. West Fargo (1)
3. Dickinson (3)
4. Bismarck Century (4)
5. Grand Forks Red River (9)
6. Bismarck (5)
7. West Fargo Sheyenne (7)
8. Minot (6)
9. Fargo North (8)
10. Bismarck Legacy (10)
*Week 2 ranking in parentheses

Week 3 Class B Coaches Poll

1. Central Cass (1)
2. Kindred-Richland (2)
3. Bishop Ryan (5)
4. Heart River (6)
5. Thompson (4)
6. Des Lacs-Burlington/Lewis & Clark (3)
7. Hillsboro-Central Valley (7)
8. Grafton (8)
9. May-Port-CG Area (9)
10. Watford City (10)
*Week 2 ranking in parentheses

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