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January 20, 2012
Five Blue Jays in latest state rankings
Jamestown's Zane Braun cracked the top 3 at 152 pounds in the latest Class A coaches' wrestling polls. The junior grappler, who is coming off a 2-1 weekend at the Gadberry Duals in Moorhead, was one of five Blue Jays in the top 6. Jaden Horsted is No. 4 at 120 pounds Nate Purcell...
January 20, 2012 - 6:08am
January 17, 2012
Central Cass new No. 1
Central Cass's win at No. 1 Carrington has the Squirrels on top of the latest Class B girls' basketball rankings. Central Cass got all 12 first-place votes. Despite the loss, the defending state champion Cardinals dropped just one spot to No. 2. The top three spots in the boys'...
January 17, 2012 - 7:13am
January 12, 2012
Blue Jays ranked No. 5 in latest Class A poll
Jamestown High School earned a spot in the latest Class A boys' basketball rankings. The red-hot Blue Jays, who have won six straight, moved into the rankings at No. 5. They are the lone new entrant into the rankings. Bismarck and Grand Forks Red River are 1-2. West Fargo and Wahpeton...
January 12, 2012 - 7:13am
January 10, 2012
Carrington, North Star steady at the top
Carrington and North Star are the undisputed No. 1 teams in Class B basketball right now. The Cardinals got all 13 first-place votes in the girls' poll, while North Star did the same on the boys' side. Central Cass remains No. 2 behind Carrington, while Minot Ryan moved up to No....
January 10, 2012 - 7:11am
January 3, 2012
North Star, Carrington still unanimous choices
The North Star boys (8-0) and the Carrington girls (6-0) basketball teams were again unanimous No. 1 selections in this week's state Class B basketball polls. The biggest change in the boys' top 10 is Dickinson Trinity (8-0) moving up two spots from No. 6 to No. 4. LaMoure (12-0)...
January 3, 2012 - 7:13am
December 29, 2011
Readers: Holiday spirit strong without snow
Last week, The Jamestown Sun asked readers of its website the question "Does the lack of snow hinder your holiday spirit?" Here are the results of the unscientific survey: No 77.5 percent (141 responses) Yes 22.5 percent (41) Total responses: 182 The next question for Sun readers...
December 29, 2011 - 7:10am
December 27, 2011
Carrington, North Star unanimous No. 1s
Carrington and North Star are unanimous No. 1s in the final Class B basketball rankings of 2011. The unbeaten and defending state champion Cardinals are 4-0 and got all 10 first-place votes in the girls' poll. Grafton (4-0) and Central Cass (5-0) remain at No. 2 and 3. Linton-Hazelton-Moffit-Braddock...
December 27, 2011 - 7:19am
December 22, 2011
Bismarck, West Fargo, still No. 1 in polls
Both Bismarck and West Fargo retained their spots atop the second state Class A poll of the season. The Bismarck boys' team, boasting a 3-0 record, received seven first-place votes and Grand Forks Red River received 1. The Roughriders also stayed put at No. 2 but West Fargo and...
December 22, 2011 - 7:04am
December 15, 2011
BHS, West Fargo top first Class A polls
Bismarck and West Fargo top the first Class A basketball polls of the season. The No. 1 spot was a close call on the boys' side as the Demons (1-0) and Grand Forks Red River (2-0) each got four first-place votes. Wahpeton, Fargo Shanley and Mandan round out the top five. The Packer...
December 15, 2011 - 7:05am
October 25, 2011
Final 'AAA' and 'AA' polls unchanged
The final Class AAA and AA polls of the season are unchanged from last week. Both classes begin their playoffs on Saturday with quarterfinal action. Bismarck (8-1) got eight of the top first-place votes to top the 'AAA' poll. Unbeaten Grafton (12-0) swept the 12 top-place votes...
October 25, 2011 - 7:09am
October 20, 2011
Hornets, Tornadoes top final football polls
Nothing changed in the final Class A high school football poll of the season this week, but the same can't be said over on the 9-man side of things. The final 9-man poll received a severe overall after previously No. 5-ranked Napoleon-Gackle-Streeter knocked off then No. 1 Wyndmere-Lidgerwood...
October 20, 2011 - 7:15am
October 18, 2011
Bismarck up to No. 1; Carrington falls to No. 4
Bismarck got six of the 10 first-place votes to reclaim the top spot in the latest Class AAA football rankings. Bismarck Century got four of the 10 top-place votes after beating previous No. 1 Mandan last Thursday, 27-14. All three teams are 7-1. The Braves are ranked third. Minot...
October 18, 2011 - 6:58am
October 13, 2011
Imperials drop three spots to No. 5
Napoleon-Gackle-Streeter's 6-0 overtime loss last Friday night to Hankinson almost knocked the team out of this week's state 9-man football poll, after the Imperials were locked into the No. 2 spot for most of the season. As a result, North Star (8-0), Central McLean (8-0) and Cavalier...
October 13, 2011 - 6:59am
Allmer sits No. 5 in final poll
Jamestown High School's Alison Allmer moved up another position in the final state Class A girls' cross country coaches' poll. The junior long-distance runner bumped up from No. 6 to No. 5 after a strong performance at last Saturday's West Region cross country meet in Williston....
October 13, 2011 - 6:58am
October 11, 2011
Carrington up to No. 2 in Class AA
Six wins in a row has Carrington all the way up to No. 2 in the latest Class AA football poll. The Cardinals lost their opening game to Valley City 18-0, but have since reeled off six straight wins and it has them in the No. 2 spot. Grafton, the last unbeaten team in 'AA,' is the...
October 11, 2011 - 6:57am