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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The Podcast; Episode 2: Matt Crane

We’ve reached the midway point of the high school football season and this is when we start to figure out who will be contenders for a state title. Two contenders will meet Friday night at Shanley where the fourth ranked Deacons host number three Kindred. The Vikings are 4-0 and coached by Matt Crane, who…
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The Podcast, Episode 1: Peder Naatz

Well we are ready to go with the new podcast. This will be available three times a week, and we’ll hit a variety of guests, in a variety of sports. Our first guest is the longtime head coach of the Hawley Nuggets, Peder Naatz, on the eve of the showdown between Hawley and D-G-F.