Sampson NSAA player of week
University of Jamestown's Leighton Sampson was named North Star Athletic Association men's basketball player of the week.
Sampson, a 6-foot-6 senior forward from Worthington, Minn., averaged 22.7 points and 7.3 rebounds in three games for the Jimmies. He posted a season high 27 points in a one-point loss to Northwestern (Iowa) and posted a double-double of 23 points and 10 rebounds in a win over Dordt (Iowa).
Sampson shot 63.5 percent from the field and also recorded 10 blocks.
Woodside NSAA player of week
University of Jamestown's Bryn Woodside was named North Star Athletic Association women's basketball player of the week.
Woodside, a 5-foot-3 senior guard from Albert Lea., Minn., posted career highs of 25 and 28 points in victories over 17th-ranked Northwestern (Iowa) and Dordt (Iowa). She shot 47.9 percent from the field, 47.4 percent from 3-point range, converted 10-of-12 free throws and averaged 5.7 assists and 2.3 steals.
Class A football all-region team
High School Football
Class A All-Region Team
Ellendale-Edgeley-Kulm: Clayton Grueneich, Nathan Peterson, Jacob DeWald, Lucas Hofer, Lane Hansen. Honorable Mention: Wyatt Nitschke, Dalton Schnabel, Walker Bruns, Phil Hagen.
Hillsboro-Central Valley: Grant Skager, Jack Camrud, Nick Preston, Jake Connelly, Tyler Bergstrom, Mark Hastings. Honorable Mention: Carson Henningsgard, Riley Pederson, Oscar Benson, Ryan Troftgruben.
Oak Grove: Ben Hoggarth, Joseph Akiri, Tyrell Rodriguez, Isaac Olson. Honorable Mention: Luke Bergstrom, Ian Pytlik, Jake Opatril, Christian DeJong.
Enderlin-Maple Valley: Dustin Kasowski, Brandon Pierce, Lain Combs. Honorable Mention: Logan Mulder, AJ Punton, Jack Bartholomay, Darian Walburn.
Northern Cass: Isaiah Aaseby, Marcus Jensen, Wrigley Elston. Honorable Mention: Kyle Saville, Greg Saville, Hayden Rostvet, Jorian Russiff.
Kindred: Taydon Butcher, Jared Palluck, Keaton Rustad, Michael Hall. Honorable Mention: Gunnar Braaten, Nick Mathias, Nick Eggmann, Charlie Reiger.
Milnor-North Sargent: Adam Neustel, Jonah Anderson, Josh Martinson. Honorable Mention: TJ Johnson, Dawsen McKeever, Cole Chapin, Jeremy Martinson.
Lisbon: Jordan Urbach, Sam Rieger. Honorable Mention: Gavie Reinke, Tristin Howard, Garrett Oland.
Coach of The Year: Scott Olsen, Hillsboro-Central Valley
Outstanding Senior Athlete: Clayton Grueneich, Ellendale-Edgeley-Kulm.