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Aggies win season opener

After seemingly endless weather-related delays, the Velva-Drake nine opened the 2011 season at home last Monday.

Posted 4/26/11 (Tue) read more »

Velva girls win region opener

The Velva girls came out in a big way on Monday night, opening Region 6 play with a 63-36 win at the Minot Auditorium.

Posted 3/08/11 (Tue) read more »

Boys wrap up season

After winning their first game at the Region 6 Boys Basketball Tournament in Bottineau, the Aggies fell in the next two games.

Posted 3/01/11 (Tue) read more »

Girls are district champs

The Velva girls really got after it this past week, tearing their way through the competition and claiming the District 11 title at their home gym.

Posted 3/01/11 (Tue) read more »

Aggies win opening region game

They got off to a bit of a slow start, but the Aggies revved things up in the second half to stay in the action at the Region 6 tournament earlier this week.

Posted 2/22/11 (Tue) read more »

Aggies take third at state

The Velva grapplers came home from last weekend’s state wrestling tournament with a third place dual trophy and four place winners in the individual portion of the tournament.

Posted 2/22/11 (Tue) read more »

Grappers take all 14 to state

In a dominant show of force, the Velva grapplers followed up their Dual Region 3 championship with the individual title, and qualified all 14 wrestlers for the state tournament in Fargo this weekend.

Posted 2/15/11 (Tue) read more »

Aggies are District 11 champs

The Aggies went into last weekend’s District 11 tournament as the number one seed, and earned that ranking by taking the title in Bottineau on Saturday night.

Posted 2/15/11 (Tue) read more »

Grapplers dominate region

The Velva wrestlers continue to make powerful showings this season, despite the fact that they have yet to put all their starters in the line-up for a single match. Coach Chad Barstad says due to injuries and illness, the Aggies have yet to put their full team on the mat. Despite that, Velva kicked Minot Ryan last week in dual action, 70-6, and then took fourth (161 pts.) in the Rugby tournament on Saturday, placing behind North Border (221.5 pts.), Carrington (202.5 pts.)and Killdeer (173.5 pts.). (Individual results were not available at press time.)

Posted 1/18/11 (Tue) read more »

Girls grab two wins

The Aggies won their first district outing last week, taking down Dunseith 64-43, and then beating Surrey 60-35.

Posted 1/18/11 (Tue) read more »