New Town Eagles track and field coach Brian Anderson has a challenge ahead of him as the New Town Eagles attempt to repeat as state team track and field champions for the State of North Dakota. Their first two meets hint that the title may be within their grasp.
The Parshall Braves and Kenmare Honkers may have been favored in the run up to the Region 8 Boys Basketball Tournament held in Williston, but it was the Stanley Bluejays who will be making their first trip to a state basketball tournament since Franklin Roosevelt was in office.
After upsetting the favored New Town Eagles in the semifinals of the Region 8 Girls Basketball Tournament in Williston, the Parshall Braves were hopeful coming into the championship game against the Watford City Wolves. They couldn’t break through the Wolve’s defense or hit their free throws and fell 61-36.
The National High School Athletic Coaches Association has announced the advancement of Brian Anderson from New Town High School as a finalist for the National High School Athletic Coaches Association national coach of the year in the sport of Boys Cross Country.