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Emerald Gyuricza won the pole vault at the Thundering Herd Invite on Friday at NDSU's Shellie Ellig track.
UJ recruiting class excels as students.
Jimmie football signs several recruits for upcoming seasons.
Jimmie women win in comeback at Dakota State.
Jimmies basketball squad faces Dakota State tonight.
Blue Jay gymnastics squad sets season-high tally at triangular.
I will spare you, and myself, a Super Bowl prediction column this year. Since the likeability factor of these two teams is only slightly greater than Ebola, I don't care who wins. Between Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch and his disdain for all things life, it seems, and the New England Patriots organizational arrogance -- and unauthorized use of Nerf footballs -- these are two extremely unlikable teams. And, since it's the postseason, and not the regular season, the game can't end in a tie.
With a national ranking, and winning streak dating back before Thanksgiving, the University of Jamestown carries a big bull's-eye on its back. Wednesday night, Dickinson State nearly knocked it off, but the 24th-ranked Jimmies found a way to survive. Jamestown outscored the Blue Hawks 10-5 in overtime for a hard-fought 79-74 win at the Civic Center. "That was intense. Really a battle right down to the end," UJ star Brequan Tucker said. "Dickinson played tough. You have to give them credit.
Few teams bring an all-conference player off the bench. The University of Jamestown does and it's one of the reasons the Jimmies are ranked 12th in the NAIA. Forced to a reduced role due to lingering knee issues, Jordan Bridges continued to round into form in the Jimmies' 71-45 win over Dickinson State on Wednesday night at the Civic Center. Bridges, a 6-foot-1 senior, scored 12 points and grabbed six boards in just over 12 minutes of action as the Jimmies remained unbeaten in North Star Athletic Association play, while handing the Blue Hawks (2-1, 8-12) their first league loss in three g
Cody Lutman didn't just break a school record on Tuesday night, the Jamestown junior diver shattered it. Lutman took down one of the school's oldest records, posting a six-dive total of 255.80 points, beating the old mark of 239.35 -- held by Daniel Haas -- dating back to 2004. "He was flawless," JHS coach Ben Smith said. "He executed his dives beautifully.