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Aggie tracksters take first

The Velva-Drake Aggies made a strong showing at the Mohall-Lansford-Sherwood invitational track meet in Minot, last Thursday, taking the championship on both the girls and the boys sides of the track. The girls took first by a wide margin with 143 points, well over runners-up Killdeer with 86 points. The boys eked out first place with 119 points, followed by Beulah with 107.

Posted 4/21/09 (Tue) read more »

Aggies open with 5-1

Despite wet diamonds and a delayed spring, baseball is back and the Velva-Drake Aggies are already at 5-1.

Posted 4/21/09 (Tue) read more »

Surrey surprises Velva

After beating the Surrey by 20 points earlier in the season, District 11 champions, the Velva Aggies, were expected by many to handily defeat the Mustangs in the opening round of Region 6 play. But in an unexpected turn of events, a last minute shot gave the District 12 fourth place team a 57-56 win.

Posted 3/10/09 (Tue) read more »

Aggies take District 11 title

The District 11 title game started out slow going and low scoring, but quickly ramped up to a tough battle before the Aggies took a big enough lead to claim the championship.

Posted 3/03/09 (Tue) read more »

Grapplers bring home five placers

The Velva Garrison Max Aggies competed at the N.D. State Wrestling Tournament last weekend, and returned with several place winners, including a state champ. Senior grappler Troy Jespersen went 4-0 at the meet to capture first place in the final match of the tournament at 285.

Posted 2/24/09 (Tue) read more »

Cagers head for district tournament

The Velva cagers have ended regular season play with 16-3 record and are now preparing for the District 11 tournament this weekend.

Posted 2/24/09 (Tue) read more »

Grapplers qualify 12

The Velva-Garrison-Max Aggies capped off their Region 3 Dual title by qualifying most of their wrestlers at last weekend's Region 3 Individual Tournament in Rolla and taking another title. The Aggies claimed first place, getting by Rolla-Rock Lake-St Johns 218-191.

Posted 2/17/09 (Tue) read more »

Aggies go to 7-0 in district

The Aggies picked up two more wins this week, leaving them with a 7-0 record in district play and 14-2 overall. Velva faced off with their neighbors down the road on Feb. 10, and stunned the Sawyer Flashes 105-40.

Posted 2/17/09 (Tue) read more »

Girls fall short

Despite a concentrated effort, the Velva girls didn't make the cut at the District 11 tournament, and will not be competing at the Region 6 tourney.

Posted 2/17/09 (Tue) read more »

Cagers go to 9-2

The Velva boys faced off with the Dunseith Dragons last week, and came away with another district win, 60-55. The win puts them at 4-0 in the district and 9-2 overall.

Posted 2/03/09 (Tue) read more »