The Podcast; Episode 7: Ron Wingenbach

We have reached Dakota Bowl week and the conclusion of the 2016 North Dakota High School football season. Bismarck Century returns to the title game for the second straight year, going for back to back titles, and will face arch rival Bismarck there for the championship. I visited with long time head coach Ron Wingenbach…
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The Podcast; Episode 6: Kindred’s Matt Crane

The final four of the North Dakota high school football playoffs have arrived and some terrific matchups are on tap. That includes in Class 2A, where the Kindred Vikings will get a second shot at knocking off the East’s top seed Shanley. I had a chance to visit with Kindred’s head coach Matt Crane about…
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The Podcast; Episode 5: Steve Laqua

Minnesota State Moorhead returns home Saturday to host Minnesota-Crookston for its annual homecoming game as the Dragons will try to keep their record perfect at home. MSUM had arguably one of the most difficult schedules in the country, playing at ranked teams Sioux Falls, MSU Mankato and UM Duluth. Head Coach Steve Laqua drops by…
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The Podcast; Episode 4: David Johnson

I’ve dubbed it “The Shot Heard Round The Midwest”. Mayville’s David Johnson was enjoying the final practice round for the Ryder Cup at Hazeltine National Golf Course in Chaska. He was watching at the 8th hole as Olympic champion Justin Rose, British Open champion Henrik Stenson along with Rory McIlroy and Andrew Sullivan were having…
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The Podcast; Episode 3: Bryan Strand

One of the highlight games on the schedule this Friday night is in Barnesville, where the 4–0 and third ranked Trojans host 4-0 and second ranked D-G-F. The Rebels and Trojans are traditional Heart O’Lakes rivals, but play in different classes in football, Barnesville in 2A, D-G-F in 3A. Barnesville head coach Bryan Strand joined…
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