Top-ranked Jamestown High School boys basketball only took a 39-31 lead into halftime Saturday afternoon in Watford City, but it would hold the Wolves to 15 second-half points in a convincing 86-46 in West Region victory. Jamestown improved to 20-0 on the campaign, while Watford City is 4-16.
The Jamestown Sun hands out these bravos this week: *Bravo to the unidentified anglers who found and rescued a dog that was on an area lake on Feb. 1. The dog was taken to the James River Humane Society, cared for and later reunited with its owner.
Four people were recently sentenced on felony charges in Southeast District Court in Jamestown. Andrew Adam Heckelsmiller, 37, James River Correctional Center, pleaded guilty to criminal conspiracy and theft of property, Class C felonies. Heckelsmiller was accused of conspiring to commit theft of property valued at less than $1,000 but less than $10,000 and stealing tires valued at more than $1,000 but less than $10,000, between Sept. 26, 2017, and Oct. 3, 2017.
Physician Assistant Jessica Ingemansen has joined the Family Medicine Department at the Essentia Health-Jamestown Clinic in Jamestown. "I was drawn to this position because of the strong reputation of the clinic, and I also share Essentia Health's mission of holistic health for all," Ingemansen said. "Once I met with the providers here, I felt right at home, so I knew this was a good fit for me."
MUNICIPAL COURT The Jamestown Municipal Court judge is Lawrence Kropp. Note: Individuals with a deferred imposition of sentence will have the charge or charges dismissed at the end of the deferred imposition if they have met the conditions of the sentence. FAILED TO LICENSE ANIMAL (INFRACTION) Maria Ann Bermel, 25, 1530 6th Ave. SW, $50 fine.
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. Saturday, Feb. 16 Buffalo City Group Alcoholics Anonymous, 9 a.m., AA Clubhouse, 518 10th Ave. SE. Necessary Serenity Narcotics Anonymous, 6 p.m., 518 10th Ave. SE.
When Williston High School boys basketball came to Jerry Meyer Arena on Jan. 4, the Coyotes only lost 82-77, Jamestown's closest win of the winter to date. Friday night at Williston's Jon Cole Gymnasium was a much different story. Boden Skunberg and Mason Walters combined for 55 points as Jamestown defeated Williston 101-71 in West Region action. The Blue Jays are an undefeated 19-0, while Williston is 4-15. Jamestown shot 18 of 34 from 3-point land 52.9 (percent), including nine from Skunberg. Overall, Jamestown was 38 of 66 (57.5 percent) from the field.
H.S. Scores 6 CLASS A BOYS BASKETBALL (1) Jamestown 101, Williston 71. Minot 71, Dickinson 63. (RV) Mandan 87, (5) Bismarck Century 63. Moorhead (Minn.) 71, G.F. Red River 44. Fargo Shanley 76, G.F. Central 59. Fargo South 87, Valley City 82. (4) West Fargo Sheyenne 80, (2) Fargo Davies 77. CLASS A GIRLS BASKETBALL Williston 69, Jamestown 51. West Fargo 66, Fargo Davies 56. Dickinson 56, Minot 46. Devils Lake 74, (RV) West Fargo Sheyenne 57.
Katie Cannon became the first University of Jamestown women's indoor track and field competitor to be named all-GPAC. The sophomore from Morris, Minn., scored a career-best 2,964 points in the pentathlon at the Great Plains Athletic Conference meet in Seward, Neb., on Friday, Feb. 15. Connon placed eighth to picked up all-conference nods. University of Jamestown will continue the two-day GPAC Indoor Championships in Seward tomorrow, Feb. 16, beginning at 9 a.m. Women Indoor Pentathlon Team results
The 24th-ranked University of Jamestown softball team scored nine unanswered runs against Mayville State University on Friday, Feb. 15, to defeat the Comets 9-3 during the Presentation Dome Classic in Aberdeen, S.D. Jamestown lost 8-6 earlier in the day to NCAA Division II Northern State University (S.D.). The Jimmies take on GPAC opponents Dordt College and Mount Marty tomorrow, Feb. 16, at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m., respectively. The games will not count in the conference standings. Game 1 Northern State University 8, (24) University of Jamestown 6