NDHSAA Prep Notebook: Region Boys Tennis begins Thursday
October 2, 2019 3:00 pm
By Tom Mix
NDHSAA Media Specialist
VALLEY CITY, N.D. – The 2019 NDHSAA East and West Region Boys Tennis Tournaments begin Thursday, October 3 in Fargo and Bismarck respectively.
Grand Forks Red River (12-0 overall, 9-0 Eastern Dakota Conference) holds the No. 1 seed in the 2019 NDHSAA East Region Team Dual Tournament and will open up quarterfinals play against West Fargo Sheyenne at 10 a.m. on Thursday at Courts Plus.
Out west, Bismarck Legacy is the No. 1 seed in the 2019 NDHSAA West Region Team Dual Tournament. The Sabers are 15-2 overall and 6-0 in Western Dakota Association play.
Seeding for the NDHSAA Boys Tennis Team Dual State Tournament will be determined on Thursday. Be sure to visit www.ndhsaanow.com for the latest updates on the region boys tennis tournaments.
East Region Boys Soccer Seeds for State Tournament Decided
The East Region boys soccer seeds for the 2019 NDHSAA State Tournament have been determined. West Fargo Sheyenne will be the No. 1 seed. Fargo South will be the No. 2, Fargo Davies No. 3 and Grand Forks Central No. 4.
West Fargo Sheyenne entered Tuesday, October 1 one point behind Fargo South in the East Region regular season standings. The Mustangs played Fargo North in its final regular season match and won 4-0 for three points. Fargo South tied with West Fargo High 1-1 meaning the Bruins would only earn one point in the standings battle – one behind West Fargo Sheyenne.
The West Region runs a region tournament to determine its seeds for the state tournament. Mandan and Williston meet on Thursday, October 3 in play-in match.
On Saturday, October 5 three matches (two state qualifiers and a region championship) will be played at Dacotah Centennial Park in Mandan.
Bismarck Legacy will play Minot in the first state qualifier at noon. Jamestown will play the winner of the Mandan/Williston play-in match at 2 p.m. in the second state qualifier. Bismarck High plays Bismarck Century in the region championship at 4 p.m.
The 2019 NDHSAA Boys Soccer State Tournament is scheduled for October 10-12 at Dacotah Centennial Park.
Visit www.ndhsaanow.com for the latest updates on postseason boys soccer.
ND runners turn in solid performances at Roy Griak Invitational
The 34th Roy Griak Invitational Cross Country Meet was held September 28 in the Twin Cities. It is one of the top meets in the country and several North Dakota prep standouts shined in the high school competitions during the meet.
Reagan Baesler, Sr., Hillsboro/Central Valley won the girls Maroon Division with a time of 19:04.1.
Meghan Ford, Jr., Jamestown took 42nd in the girls Gold Division (19:32.40).
Chase Fossum, Sr., Hillsboro/Central Valley, took 3rd in the boys Maroon Division (16:50.60).
Sean Korsmo, Jr., Bismarck High, took 13th in the boys Gold Division (16:22.20).
Micade Shumway, Sr., Williston, took 30th in the boys Gold Division (16:38.30).
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