Top 10 Area Football Rankings For Minnesota (Week 2)

  The top 10 in Minnesota stays the same for the area, but Park Christian, Verndale and Norman County East-Ulen-Hitterdal are knocking on the door after big wins in Week 1 if any team slips up in Week 2.   1. Mahnomen (1-0) Last week: 54-0 win at Pillager Next up: Red Lake County (1-0) at…
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Top Local Performers From Week 1 (ND High School Football)

It was hot and humid, but that didn’t stop several local football standouts from having solid opening weeks in North Dakota. In total, I covered three games opening week. Tuesday, I was in Kindred, N.D. to watch the Vikings host West Fargo Sheyenne. The Mustangs are  playing a junior varsity schedule this fall in preparation…
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Players Of Week 1 In Minnesota

Week 1 is in the books for Minnesota football and here’s a look at some big performances in the area. Lance Ruebke – Ada Borup Ruebke touched the ball six times on offense and had five touchdowns in Ada-Borup’s 47-6 win over Climax-Fisher. He had three rushes for 73 yards and three touchdowns on the…
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Top 10 Area Football Rankings For Minnesota (Week 1)

1. Mahnomen Week 1: At Pillager, 7 p.m. Friday Try betting against a team that has lost two games in the last three years and is coming off a 14-0 state championship season in Class 1A. Trevor Haugo has big shoes to fill at QB with Jacob Pavek graduating, but Bob Bjorge returns at running…
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Extended Metro Football Previews Hitting The Presses

In case you didn’t see them in print or online at www.inforum.com, Minnesota high school sports reporter Chris Murphy and I have started our annual metro football previews for the opening weeks of ND and MN football locally. Today’s edition featured breakdowns of Fargo Oak Grove (ND 9-man, Region 1), Moorhead Park Christian (MN 9-man,…
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