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Jody Norstedt

Jody grew up in Montevideo, MN, and has a degree in broadcast journalism with a minor in communication studies from St. Cloud State University. He joined the WDAY Sports Team in April of 2011. During his time in St. Cloud, he worked at the University TV station (UTVS) as the station's sports director, and the college radio station KVSC as a sports announcer.

He also held the ice-side reporter position for the St. Cloud State men's hockey games broadcast statewide. Jody was hired to the WDAZ Sports Team in June of 2008.

Jody has a passion for sports and enjoys following the Twins, Wild, Vikings, and Timberwolves. He is excited to cover local sports in the Red River Valley.

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Pastor and Cherry Berry owner by day, referees by night

Fargo, N.D. (WDAY TV) -If you've ever been to a sporting event, you've either heard it or you're guilty of it.

WDAY, 02/20/2014

West Fargo wrestler, Keegan Cronin, is now battling his biggest match - cancer

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - Keegan Cronin is used to winning, the West Fargo junior is the 4th ranked wrestler in the state at 113 pounds, but it's after an injury that Cronin finds himself in the biggest match of his life.

WDAY, 02/03/2014

With players like Wyatt Mund and Briton Bussman, Milnor Boys Basketball hopes to go undefeated

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV)- It's been nearly an entire year since the Milnor boys basketball team last suffered a loss, February 9th will mark the one year anniversary.

WDAY, 01/26/2014

Former NDSU coach, Erv Inniger, has made Park Christian a force to be reckoned with on the court

Moorhead, MN (WDAY TV) – When Park Christian approached Erv Inniger about coaching its boys basketball team they knew he had been away from the bench for over twenty years. But they also knew his insight and intensity for the game never went away.

WDAY, 01/15/2014

Favorite Sports Stories of 2013

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - Tonight's look back at 2013, takes us to the wrestling mat, where NDSU's Trent Sprenkle juggled a busy lifestyle last winter while in pursuit of becoming the first division one all-American in Bison history. Trent Sprenkle wrestles with a purpose.

WDAY, 12/26/2013

Favorite Sports Stories of 2013

Hawley, MN (WDAY TV) - We continue our look back at 2013, with a legion baseball story that caught everyone's eye. Hawley made the state legion tournament, after Parker Hanson-Harden scored the game-winning run in the district championship.

WDAY, 12/26/2013

Beyond the Game: Brooke Lemar provides answers for Bison women's basketball team

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - The NDSU women's basketball team entered the year with plenty of question marks.

WDAY, 12/05/2013

Mahnomen football team claims state championship title

Minneapolis, MN (WDAY TV) - The Mahnomen football team appearing in their state record 13th title game today, looking to make it back to back crowns.

WDAY, 11/30/2013

Mahnomen football team caps off perfect season with win in state championship game

Minneapolis, MN (WDAY TV) - Mahnomen football made its thirteenth appearance in the state title game today, more than any other school in Minnesota history.

WDAY, 11/30/2013

2013 Fall sports recap

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - In the sports office, we're thankful for the local athletes we get to cover and we're also thankful to be the television home for North Dakota state tournaments.

WDAY, 11/28/2013

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