Aarhus has been a sportswriter for the Jamestown Sun since May of 2012. Before that, he was the sports editor at the Minot Daily News and the Daily Republic in Mitchell, S.D. He also worked as a sports writer at The Dickinson Press. He was honored as North Dakota's Sportswriter of the Year for 2014.
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Jays girls basketball squad picks up win.
Kidder County's perimeter pressure was constant on Monday night. The Pirates used suffocating defense thanks to a newly installed half-court trap in forcing 21 first-half turnovers en route to a 41-16 Region 3 quarterfinal victory over Ellendale at the Civic Center. Kidder County (18-4) plays Carrington in today's 7:30 p.m. semifinal. It's trying to repeat as region champion. "We knew (the trap) would be tough, because we're not very deep, said junior Paige Schmidt, who had 17 of her game-high 24 points in the first half.
By Chris Aarhus The Jamestown Sun The end of the third quarter of Monday’s Region 3 tournament quarterfinal against Strasburg-Zeeland embodied Carrington’s girls basketball program. After a 3-pointer by Lyznee...
Results of the final Class B boys basketball poll.
Jays hockey squad defeated by Minot.
Jimmie women top ranked in the conference.
Jay girl's hockey squad wraps up regular season.
Paxton Mewes places second at state wrestling tournament.
Jimmies post win in men's basketball action.
Austin Rene was dynamite on the power play on Friday. The Jamestown High School junior scored three goals -- all on special teams -- as the Blue Jays kept their season alive with a 4-0 blanking of Williston in loser-out action at the West Region tournament in Bismarck. Jamestown plays Minot in a state-qualifer at approximately 1:30 p.m. today. "We had a good effort out of everybody," Jamestown coach Matt Stockert said.