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July 4, 2012
Ty's Take: Adios Packers, it's been three years of fun
Well, it's been fun. Nearly three years with the West Fargo Pioneer and more than six-and-a-half years with Forum Communications Co. overall, and I'm heading off on a new path. Other than stints in retail and concrete work, the newspaper business is all I know. Interviews, reporting,...
July 4, 2012 - 12:00am
June 27, 2012
Ty's Take: Johnson, Schiller find success beyond WFHS
Scott Schiller and Jeremy Johnson made big names for themselves as Packers in wrestling and hockey, respectively. Now graduated, the two former...
June 27, 2012 - 12:00am
June 13, 2012
Ty's Take: West Fargo athletes earn numerous awards during postseason
There were a few conference and state titles, a couple senior athlete honors, and even coach of the year awards. In a nutshell, West Fargo sports teams cleaned house during the postseason. And while most of the notables were named in their respective previously published stories,...
June 13, 2012 - 12:00am
May 16, 2012
Ty's Take: Spring tournaments begin Thursday
With final projects due and graduation right around the corner, West Fargo students are undoubtedly looking forward to a few months of summer...
May 16, 2012 - 12:00am
May 9, 2012
Ty's Take: West Fargo waxes, wanes in week of competition
With the spring prep sports season on its downward slope, a pecking order of sorts has emerged between teams. In most cases, Packers are holding...
May 9, 2012 - 12:00am
May 2, 2012
Ty's Take: Packers continue to pile up track and field accolades
There's a pattern forming in the West Fargo track and field ranks; namely they're winning - a lot. Both boys and girls squads continued their...
May 2, 2012 - 12:00am
April 18, 2012
Ty's Take: Softball domination continues
If everything keeps going at the same pace, another state championship looks to be in the works for the West Fargo softball team. With three...
April 18, 2012 - 12:00am
April 11, 2012
Ty's Take: West Fargo track sweeps Indoor EDC championship
The West Fargo track and field team has, for most of the spring, had a stranglehold on their competition. They didn't lighten their grip at...
April 11, 2012 - 12:00am
March 28, 2012
Ty's Take: Important spring sports dates you ought to know
It seems like this seemingly unnatural spring-ish weather just keeps right on springing in the northland. And even this pessimistic North Dakotan is beginning to contemplate the notion of storing the snow blower until next winter, despite his better judgment.
March 28, 2012 - 12:00am
February 15, 2012
Ty's Take: There's no place like home court
In a tight spot, home-court advantage can be the difference between a postseason berth or an untimely departure. As far as the No. 1 West Fargo...
February 15, 2012 - 12:00am
February 8, 2012
Ty's Take: A season down, one game to go
With only one game left before the East Region tournament, the West Fargo boys hockey team does not have much hope to turn their ship around...
February 8, 2012 - 12:00am
February 1, 2012
Ty's Take: West Fargo boys swimmers take Jamestown Invitational by storm
The West Fargo boys swimming and diving team has had a bit of a break since their last competition Jan. 14. Whether it helped them is a topic...
February 1, 2012 - 12:00am
January 25, 2012
Ty's Take: West Fargo wins just keep coming
The wins just keep racking up for West Fargo sports. Last week, both girls and boys hockey and basketball teams notched victories - and nothing...
January 25, 2012 - 12:00am
January 18, 2012
Ty's Take: West Fargo wrestling thumps Fargo South
The West Fargo wrestling team only had one contest last week, but they made it count. On Thursday, the Packers routed visiting Fargo South 61-12. The win improved the Eastern Dakota Conference leaders to 5-0 in conference play and 10-0 overall. Out of four tournaments this season,...
January 18, 2012 - 12:00am
January 11, 2012
Ty's Take: Week of wins for West Fargo teams
Even the most ardent pessimist would have a hard time finding anything wrong with the past week of competition. Well, the Packers wrestling team did finish second at the Bismarck rotary, but it was by a measly two points - negligible in my book - and only after they cleaned Grand...
January 11, 2012 - 12:00am