NDHSAA Fun Facts Friday


February 8, 2019 1:15 pm

By Tom Mix
NDHSAA Media Specialist

VALLEY CITY, N.D. – Each Friday NDHSAA Media Specialist Tom Mix posts several NDHSAA Fun Facts on the NDHSAA NOW site. Keep visiting each Friday and learn more about the NDHSAA and its rich history of sponsoring education-based athletics and activities in North Dakota.

  • The Bismarck Blizzard defeated Fargo North 1-0 in three overtimes during the 2006 NDHSAA girls hockey state championship game.

  • West Fargo defeated the Bismarck Blizzard 2-1 in the 2014 NDHSAA girls hockey state championship game.

  • Grand Forks Red River won three straight NDHSAA boys hockey state championships from 1996-98.

  • Grand Forks Central defeated Bismarck 3-0 in the 2010 NDHSAA boys hockey state championships game.

  • Watford City won three straight NDHSAA Class B team individual wrestling state championships from 1972-74.

  • Minot High has won seven Class A team individual wrestling state championships (1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1993, 2017).

  • Gerald Brown of Minot High holds the boys swimming state record for the 100 Yard Backstroke with a time of 51.16 seconds set in the prelims of the 2017 state meet.

  • Mandan has won three NDHSAA boys swimming and diving team state championships (1995, 1997, 1998).

  • Since 1975, Minot High has won 24 NDHSAA boys swimming and diving team state championships most recently in 2018.

  • Loren Sether (Bismarck Century) holds the boys swimming state record in the 200 Yard Individual Medley with a time of 1 minute, 53.36 seconds set in the prelims of the 2015 state meet.

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