Pregame fireworks exploded around McKenzie Park during warm-ups. Booms and cracks filled the early 5:30 p.m. evening sky with Fourth of July excitement. Meanwhile, McKenzie field had its own excitement full of wooden cracks and booms that fans enjoyed more than the bright colored night sky.
The awards just keep piling up in Title Town, North Dakota. The Beulah Miners basketball team was announced as the male team of the year Thursday for their exceptional season. The Miners season ended in a 2011-2012 Class B basketball State Championship.
The future is bright for the young Beulah Miners track and field program. The Miners had 12 participants and two state placers in this year’s state track and field meet. Nicole Schramm placed eighth in the pole vault and Casey Walcker placed fifth in the triple jump.
After a stellar regular season, Miners Baseball went into the regional final Tuesday against the one team that has given them some trouble this year: Velva. Going into the championship game Beulah and Velva were 3-1. When the dust settled after the game the Miners had come out as regional champions with an 11-1 win.
Softball season is right around the corner and teams are forming up quick.