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July 13, 2011
Ty's Take: Legion two weeks from postseason
Just when it feels like the American Legion baseball season got rolling, already the end is in sight. In two weeks, both West Fargo's 19-and-under...
July 13, 2011 - 12:00am
June 1, 2011
Ty's Take: WF girls soccer season ends
The West Fargo girls soccer team's chance at defending their first-ever state title will not happen this year. Last Friday, the Packers (6-5-3) duked it out with Fargo North and were nearly matched step for step. The result was a 0-0 tie that bumped West Fargo from a State Tournament...
June 1, 2011 - 12:00am
May 4, 2011
Ty's Take: Packers shining brightly
Packers of all sorts finally got rolling last week. Well, better late than never. The strong spring winds brought the change sports fans...
May 4, 2011 - 12:00am
April 27, 2011
Ty's Take: At the point of no return
It's getting ridiculous; this spring, I mean. Or at least what we are forced to perceive as spring. But if the green grass in my yard is any indication, we should be past the worst of our seemingly everlasting winter. The damage on the local sports scene, however, has already been...
April 27, 2011 - 12:00am
April 13, 2011
Ty's Take: Spring finally shines on area sports
Did 60 degrees really just happen? After what seemed like 10 months of misery, excuse me if I'm a bit skeptical about the thought of winter finally being over. But after taking the pooch for a run around town Monday night, all signs point to spring finally deciding to show up...
April 13, 2011 - 12:00am
April 6, 2011
Ty's Take: Slow melt means sports forced to scramble
Just last week I wrote a Ty's Take column that included important dates and times for this year's spring sports schedule. "Timely information," I thought, whilst typing it up. You can ignore it. If you haven't noticed, and regardless of what the calendar says (is it really April?)...
April 6, 2011 - 12:00am
March 30, 2011
Ty's Take: Sprung spring sports, dates you should know
Although spring itself seems to be recoiling instead of springing, the coinciding sports are moving forward, regardless. The West Fargo boys and girls track and field indoor season kicked off March 19. Consider them the robins of the athletic scene. The Packers likely will get really...
March 30, 2011 - 12:00am
March 2, 2011
Ty's Take: A bit on basketball
Now that wrestling and hockey have wrapped up their seasons, only half of the winter sports remain. Besides the state boys swimming meet, which runs Friday-Saturday in Grand Forks, basketball will take center stage during March. And while we don't have a ton of space to thoroughly...
March 2, 2011 - 12:00am
February 16, 2011
Ty's Take: Impact of cold, flu among boys swimming ranks evident in WF loss to North
There is one goal the West Fargo boys swimming and diving team will not be able to meet this year: winning all of their regular-season duals. That...
February 16, 2011 - 12:00am
February 9, 2011
Ty's Take: Packers girls hockey team takes a wallop
It's not like the West Fargo girls hockey team never loses, because they do. Albeit infrequently. When the Packers drop a game, it's an...
February 9, 2011 - 12:00am
February 2, 2011
Ty's Take: Frosty, but not frozen
Even as some unseasonable snowmelt gave us a brief glimpse of an inevitable spring, frost-bite inducing cold soon smote us back to reality. And...
February 2, 2011 - 12:00am
January 19, 2011
Ty's Take: Bumpier week than normal
While pretty much all of Packer-dom is enjoying a strong winter athletic season, a few specific sports hit bumps last week. And while coaches, players and fans may have hard feelings about a loss, the most important thing to remember is that what happens after a loss matters more...
January 19, 2011 - 12:00am
January 12, 2011
Ty's Take: Boys hockey turning the corner
A lopsided loss to lowly Fargo South at the Scheels Center right before Christmas was a wakeup call for the West Fargo boys hockey team. In the...
January 12, 2011 - 12:00am
January 5, 2011
Ty's Take: Wrestlers clash during winter blast
Plenty of Packer sports went on as scheduled despite the nasty weather that whipped through the region last week. Luckily, only one game -...
January 5, 2011 - 12:00am
December 15, 2010
Ty's Take: Boys basketball wins opener; boys, girls hockey split; wrestling takes second in GF
Just as absurdly cold weather grips the area, West Fargo sports are beginning to heat up. Last week saw the Packers hit full stride in all winter athletic fields, meaning fans have a plethora of possibilities when it comes to high school events. Here's the first winter-season...
December 15, 2010 - 12:00am