Sheyenne's Manson commits to UND basketball, wins Red River Invitational
West Fargo Sheyenne junior Maggie Manson committed to play basketball at the University of North Dakota she announced on her Twitter account Saturday, Sept. 9. Manson is the first college commitment at any level for the Sheyenne girls basketball program.
"Super excited to announce my commitment to continue my education and basketball career at the University of North Dakota #GoHawks" Manson wrote on her Twitter page.
As a sophomore last season, Manson led the state in 3-pointers made with 50 at a pace of 2.8 per game, tied for second in the state and led the Eastern Dakota Conference with 4.4 assists per game and was fourth in the state with a 79.2 free-throw percentage. The 5-foot-8 guard was also eighth in the EDC with 14.3 points per game and 10th in the EDC with 2.8 steals per game.
Manson also won her first tournament with a 3-over-par 75 on Tuesday, Sept. 5, at the Grand Forks Red River Invitational at King's Walk Golf Course in Grand Forks. She led the Mustangs to a second-place showing at the meet with a team score of 354.
Sheyenne's Ashley Peterson tied for ninth overall with an 89, Alison Ault scored a 95, Jessica Koerselman turned in a 95, Allison Schmidt carded a 102 and Abby College ended with a 117.