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MADE THE STATE TOURNAMENT EVERY YEAR OF IT’S EXSISTENCE … BUT THEY’VE YET TO CLAIM A TITLE AND HAVE ONLY MADE THE CHAMPIONSHIP GAME THREE OF THEIR PREVIOUS 12 APPERANCES. FOR NUMBER FOUR THEY FACE WEST FARGO … A PROGRAM IN JUST IT’S EIGHTH YEAR … THEY’VE WON TWO TITLES AND BEEN IN THE BIG GAME FIVE TIMES … KNIGHT-RIDERS THE HIGHER SEED THIS YEAR THEY LOOK TO TAKE DOWN THE DEFENDING STATE CHAMPIONS IN THIS SEMIFINAL MATCH UP … FIRST PERIOD — WEST FARGO OPENS THE SCORING AS JANEY SANDOVAL TAKES ADVANTAGE WHEN THE KNIGHT-RIDER DEFENSEMAN FALLS DOWN. SANDOVAL WALKS IN ALL ALONE FROM THE BLUE LINE AND PUTS WEST FARGO UP 1-0 —GRAND FORKS GETS ON THE BOARD WHEN ABIGAIL SCHAUER SCORES FROM FROM FRONT AND CENTER TO TIE IT UP AT 1-1. THIRD PERIOD — GRAND FORKS LEADING 2-1 WHEN SCHAUER THROWS A FLUTTERING BACK HAND TOWARDS THE NET THAT FINDS ITS WAY IN. KNIGHTRIDERS LEAD 3-1 AND WILL HOLD FROM THERE … AFTER THE GAME KNIGHT-RIDERS HEAD COACH ALEX HEDLUND PRAISED HER TEAM FOR THEIR PASSION AND HEART IN THE COME FROM BEHIND WIN. “WEST FARGO HAS SOME TALENTED HOCKEY PLAYERS. THEY’RE A GOOD HOCKEY TEAM AND THEY SCORED ONE EARLY ON US. IT’S EASY TO SHUT DOWN BUT WE DIDN’T. WE KEPT FIGHTING. WE KEPT PLAYING HARD.” WEST FARGO TAKES JUST THEIR SEVENTH LOSS OF THE SEASON AND WILL PLAY FOR THIRD SATURDAY ON THEIR HOME ICE AT VETERANS MEMORIAL. ON THE OTHER END OF THE BRACKET … TOP SEEDED BISMARCK VERSUS FARGO NORTH/SOUTH … FIRST PERIOD –BISMARCK’S SAGE BARTA DISHES OFF TO BRITTA CURL WHO PICKS THE PUCK UP IN THE NEUTRAL ZONE AND DOES THE REST … BEATING THE DEFENDER WIDE BEFORE SCORING FIVE-HOLE TO PUT BISMARCK UP 1-0. —LATER … BEHIND THE NET CURL DIGS THE PUCK FREE BEFORE FEEDING LAURA BISCHOFF AT THE POINT … SHE PUTS ONE HOME TO MAKE IT 2-0 BISMARCK. SECOND PERIOD –BISCHOFF PICKS UP THE PUCK AT THE POINT BEFORE FIRING ONE WIDE. ON THE BOUNCE BACK ANNE DICKSON THROWS IT TOWARDS THE FRONT OF THE NET AND IT DEFLECTS OFF FARGO’S EMILY GROTHMAN FOR THE THIRD BLIZZARD GOAL. BISMARCK ADDS A FEW MORE FOR THE 8-0 WIN AND THEY’RE THIRD CONSECUTIVE TRIP TO THE STATE CHAMPIONSHIP GAME. LOOKING FOR THEIR SECOND TITLE IN AS MANY YEARS. I IN DISTRICT 2 CLASS B BOYS BASKETBALL ENDERLIN TOOK ON RICHLAND. FIRST HALF ENDERLIN ON TOP,AUSTIN BARTHOLOMAY FINDS GRAHAM HURLBURTH FOR THE CORNER THREE, EAGLES BY 8. RICHLAND GETS THOSE THREE POINTS RIGHT BACK ALEC HEESCH KNOCKS DOWN THE LONG RANGE JUMPER. COLTS CLOSING THE GAP HEESCH WITH THE INBOUNDS TO JOHN THOMPSON, HE KNOCKS DOWN THE JUMPER, IT’S A 4 POINT GAME. ENDERLIN GETS THEIR LEAD BACK TO 8 AS HUNTER MUSCHA HITS THE TURN AROUND JUMPER IN THE PAINT. ENDERLIN WILL PULL AWAY FOR THE 77-48 WIN … THEY FACE TOP SEEDED NORTHERN CASS ON SATURDAY. STILL TO COME TONIGHT,

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