With 10 teams representing the West Fargo Soccer Club and four teams representing the Tri-City Storm in the Fishback Classic soccer tournament on July 7 in Brookings, S.D., local teams were able to find some success. The West Fargo Renegades won the title in the U19 boys division, and the West Fargo United girls team finished second in the U15 division.
Vikings quarterback Christian Ponder made an appearance at Scheels on Thursday to sign autographs for 500 fans and promote North Dakota's College SAVE plan. Ponder, the 12th pick in the 2011 NFL Draft, attended Florida State University, where he earned a degree in finance in 2 1/2 years and later earned an Master of Business Administration degree in sports management. "(In football,) you are one injury away from a career being ended," Ponder said. "To earn my bachelor's degree in finance and get my M.B.A.