The Jamestown High School boys tennis team is competing in what can be called the "dog days" of the season, after playing eight matches in 11 days. But regardless of the tough stretch of matches, the Blue Jays are holding its own with a 3-3 record, including a 3-2 victory over West Fargo on Friday afternoon. The victory improves Jamestown's record to 6-5. Isaac Mimong won by a pair of 6-1 decisions over West Fargo's Het Mehta at No. 1 singles, while the teams of Ryder Lunzman/Kaden Williams and Kane Schmidt/Dawson Mee both won in straight sets.
N.D. High School Scores 6 FOOTBALL CLASS AAA Bismarck High 56, Mandan 31. West Fargo Sheyenne 14, Fargo Davies 12. Fargo South 29, Fargo North 0. West Fargo 40, Legacy 20 Minot 42, Williston 6. G.F. Red River 34, G.F. Central 10. Bismarck Century 42, Dickinson 7. Class AA Valley City 26, Wahpeton 20. Fargo Shanley 40, Central Cass 22. St. Mary's 17, Devils Lake 15. Grafton 11, Watford City 6. Class A Carrington 56, Bottineau 6.
Second-ranked Carrington High School football put up 50 points in the first half en route to a 56-6 victory over visiting Bottineau Friday night. Trey Rosenau and Chase Ellingson each scored twice, while Drew Page, McCoy VandeHoven and Payton Smith also found the end zone during the first 24 minutes. Bottineau scored on the Cardinals for the first time this season after Kutter Maum ran the ball in from 2 yards in the third quarter. Carrington heads to Rugby next week for another Region 2 match up. Carrington 56, Bottineau 6 BOT 0 0 6 0 -- 6
The Jamestown Wizards, a Special Olympics soccer team over the age of 21, are heading to Grand Forks this weekend for state. Jamestown is undefeated over the last three years, while winning a state title in each of those years. The Wizards are coached by Ben Matthews, a recent University of Jamestown graduate and men's soccer player from Brentwood, Eng.
Statistics for the Jamestown Police Department for Sept. 14: * 4 traffic citations * 2 traffic warnings * 1 parking ticket * 1 accident investigated * 25 public assistance calls * 5 animal calls
State School Superintendent Kirsten Baesler announced that three North Dakota teachers including Annette Hovey of New Rockford have been named as finalists for the 2019 North Dakota Teacher of the Year award.
The Jamestown Police Department is seeking help from the citizens of Jamestown for the whereabouts of Brandon Michael Workman, age 26. Workman is a fugitive with one outstanding warrant out of the city of Jamestown. He is described as a white male with brown hair and brown eyes, 5 feet 11 inches tall and weighing approximately 160 pounds. Anyone who has seen Workman or knows his possible whereabouts is asked to contact the Jamestown Police Department at 252-1000.
Three finalists named for VCSU president The Presidential Search Committee at Valley City State University has selected three finalists for the VCSU presidency. After a round of campus visits by five candidates Sept. 10-12, the committee selected a trio of candidates for final interviews with the North Dakota State Board of Higher Education on the VCSU campus Sept. 27. The finalists are:
An architectural review of the former Coca-Cola building planned for use by the Recycling Center of North Dakota has been approved, according to Tom Blackmore, Jamestown city building inspector. The plan was required before a certificate of occupancy would be issued after a discussion at the Aug. 21 Public Works Committee meeting.
The Calendar publishes public events, meetings and fundraisers in The Jamestown Sun free. To submit an activity, email it to firstname.lastname@example.org — with “Calendar” in the subject line or fax to 701-952-8477. Friday, Sept. 14 Celebrate Recovery meeting, First Baptist Church, 409 3rd Ave. SE. Light supper, 6 p.m., meeting, praise and worship, 6:30 p.m. and small groups, 7:20 p.m.