Optimist Club's weekly athletes
Ben Anteau, Ella Roaldson, Lindi Chadwick and Noah Mang were named Jamestown Optimist Club athletes of the week.
Anteau, a junior on the Blue Jay boys cross county team, set a new personal best of 16 minutes, 13 seconds in the 5,000 meters as Jamestown's No. 2 finisher at the Souris Valley Invitational last Saturday in Minot. The Jays finished third out of 30 teams.
Roaldson, a junior on the Blue Jay volleyball team, led the Jays with 16 kills and three blocks in a big conference win over Bismarck.
Chadwick, a senior on the Jimmie women's cross country team from Jamestown, ran a career-best 5k (20:37) to place 18th of 48 runners at the Jimmie Invitational held last Friday at the course at Parkhurst Recreation Area.
Mang, a sophomore on the Jimmie men's cross country team from West Chester, Ohio, recorded a career-best 8k (29:20) to place 29th of 58 runners at the Jimmie Invite.
Rockets, Cards top polls
Langdon/Edmore/Munich and New Rockford-Sheyenne stand atop the latest Class A and 9-man statewide media rankings, respectively.
Langdon received all 18 first-place votes, while New Rockford-Sheyenne garnered 16 of 18. The Rockets (6-0) travel to face No. 2 Cavalier (7-0) on Friday. Cavalier received the other two 9-man first-place votes.
North Dakota Associated Press Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association
High School Football Polls
(First-place votes in parenthesis)
Team Rec. Pts.
1. Langdon/Edmore/Munich (18) 7-0 90
2. Velva 6-0 69
3. Lisbon 6-0 51
4. Bowman County 5-1 36
5. Oakes 5-1 15
Others Receiving Votes: Bishop Ryan 6-1, Shiloh Christian 6-1.
Team Rec. Pts.
1. New Rockford-Sheyenne (16) 6-0 88
2. Cavalier (2) 7-0 72
3.Finley Sharon/ Hope Page 7-0 50
4.Linton/HMB 6-0 36
5. Ray/ Powers Lake 6-1 12
Others Receiving Votes: Mayport/CG 5-1 5-1, Kidder Cty 5-1, Central McLean 6-1, Grant Cty Flasher 5-1.
Carrington tourney postponed
The Carrington Varsity Volleyball Tournament scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 12, has been postponed due to the potential of hazardous weather forecasted for Thursday-Saturday. The tournament has been rescheduled for Saturday, Oct. 19.