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Disappointing end but an enthusiastic future

Coach Duane Schmidt has noticed a strange phenomenon out of his golf team this year: Center-Stanton golfers report better scores the worse the weather conditions ravage around them. He’s not sure if it is determination or sheer coincidence. But as Region 5 golfers converged on Dickinson’s course Monday, Schmidt’s team saw the best weather of any meet all season and some of their worse scores.

Posted 5/20/09 (Wed) read more »

Wildcats hit regionals this weekend

They have been training … They have been throwing … They have been running … They have been jumping … Now the Center-Stanton track and field team is going to put it all on the line this weekend for the regional meet Saturday at the Bismarck Bowl. Head coach Jamie Entzi knows it’s what they have been working for all season.

Posted 5/13/09 (Wed) read more »

Each week a new adventure for Center-Stanton boys track

Each track and field faculty has it’s own quirks, certain terrain that either helps or hurts a team scrapping for precious points. After figuring out all the trouble spots of the Hazen location these past couple weeks, the Center-Stanton boys track team decided to venture to new lands.

Posted 5/06/09 (Wed) read more »

WWCS Cardinals cleans house in a 5 win week

When the three schools of Washburn, Wilton and Center-Stanton team up on the baseball field, they are said to be unstoppable.

Posted 4/29/09 (Wed) read more »

Sopping spring hinders spring sports for area high schools

It was a long winter. Harsh temperatures and blowing snow caused the rescheduling and cancellations of numerous games in numerous sports this past winter, keeping teams, coaches and athletic directors on edge. That might have just been a warm-up for this spring.

Posted 4/22/09 (Wed) read more »

Three-class system proposed for basketball and volleyball

A possible new era in high school boys and girls basketball as well as volleyball could be on the horizon as the North Dakota High School Activities Association introduced its new three-class system proposal last month.

Posted 4/15/09 (Wed) read more »

Heart-stopping Wildcats ends its season with 2 overtimes

Warning: Being a Center-Stanton boys basketball fan is not for the faint of heart. Staying true to their nature this season, the Wildcats used second-half runs and skillful shooting to earn the third place honors during the Region 5 Tournament last week in Bismarck. But not without a few heart-pounding moments for the fans first. Shiloh Christian 71, Center-Stanton 65

Posted 3/18/09 (Wed) read more »

Wildcats get defensive to advance to semifinals Thursday at U of Mary

The Center-Stanton Wildcat boys put this theory into practice. After a sluggish start, the Wildcats turned on the defensive intensity to eventually scrap out a 75-69 victory over the Wilton-Wing Miners Monday evening in the first round of the Region 5 Boys' Basketball Tournament at the Bismarck Civic Center.

Posted 3/11/09 (Wed) read more »

Power of the working class propels Wildcats on their way to Regionals

Jacob Henke may not physically put on a hard hat and carry a lunch pail when he goes to work but the Center-Stanton senior brings that blue-collar mentally to the court every game. No more evident than last week's District 9 Tournament when Henke poured in 42 points in three games as the Wildcats earned a Region 5 berth. "Every team concentrates so hard on Andrew (Anderson) and Shae (Brown)," head coach Scott Jung explained. "When Jacob (Henke) steps up it takes the pressure off. (Opponents) had to back off from doubling down on them. It's a nice compliment."

Posted 3/04/09 (Wed) read more »

The will of the Wildcats

When asked how much confidence he had late in the Wildcats' game versus the Washburn Cardinals, Center-Stanton girls' basketball head coach Michael Bergstrom couldn't lie. "I'm never very confident," he said with a smile. "No, I knew we needed a basket. We got that 3-pointer from Bailey (Henke) - and that really helped."

Posted 2/25/09 (Wed) read more »