Forum staff reports
MINNEAPOLIS—Concordia rolled up 433 rushing yards to claim a 54-7 Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference football opening win at Augsburg Saturday. Rylie Sheridan carried the ball seven times for 134 yards and two touchdowns. Dane Ringquist had seven carriers for 128 yards and two touchdowns—including a 72-yard scoring run.
MOORHEAD—Jakup Sinani threw for 238 yards and ran for 70 yards to lift Minnesota State Moorhead to a 42-28 Northern Sun Conference football win over Northern State Saturday at Scheels Field. Sinani completed 23 of 36 passes with three touchdowns and no interceptions. Grady Bresnahan caught 11 passes for 97 yards and one touchdown while Jake Richter caught four passes for 84 yards and one touchdown.
CASSELTON, N.D. — A fast-thinking truck driver is being credited with preventing a two-vehicle injury crash here Wednesday morning, Sept. 12, from becoming even more tragic.
WHITEWATER, Wis. — Senior quarterback Cole Wilber passed for 223 yards and two touchdowns to lead No. 12-ranked Wisconsin-Whitewater to a 24-6 victory against Concordia on Saturday in Division III football at Perkins Stadium before 8,168 fans. The Warhawks (2-0) scored 24 points in the first half and handed Concordia (1-1) its first loss this season.
FARGO — Fargo police arrested a man early Wednesday, Sept. 5, after a fleeing vehicle destroyed a fire hydrant in south Fargo.
FARGO—In their final game of the American Association Baseball season, the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks lost to the Sioux Falls Canaries 7-1 at Newman Outdoor Field, with 3,388 in attendance. RedHawks pitcher Trey McNutt had 108 pitches and 75 strikes, striking out 12 batters in 7.1 innings. Maikol Gonzalez scored the team's only run in the fifth inning. The Canaries' first run was also in the fifth, by Maxx Garrett. They followed in the sixth inning with four runs and another two runs in the ninth.
MINNEAPOLIS—The Minnesota Vikings released its 53-man roster Saturday and it includes former Concordia College receiver Brandon Zylstra. Zylstra, a 6-foot-2, 215-pounder from Spicer, Minn., joins Stefon Diggs, Stacy Coley, Adam Thielen and Laquon Treadwell as the receivers listed on the Vikings 53-man roster. From 2013 to 2015, Zylstra had 1,932 yards receiving and 18 touchdowns playing in 29 games.
FARGO -- It was North Dakota State that had the triple option offense Saturday afternoon at Gate City Bank Field at the Fargodome. It was run left, run up the middle and run right all day against Cal Poly.
FARGO—Weather was not a friend of the Bobcat North Dakota Open. The final round of the three-day Dakotas Tour professional golf event at the Fargo Country Club was canceled on Sunday, giving Kevin Stanek the victory. Stanek, from Bellevue, Neb., had rounds of 67-64 and held the lead after two rounds by two shots over Daniel Sutton from River Falls, Wis. Stanek received the $10,000 first place check and will get his entry fee paid for at PGA Qualifying School.
HAWLEY, Minn. — A 50-year-old man was arrested in connection with a stabbing that was reported here about 2:15 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 22.