Forum staff reports
FARGO -- A former Fargo priest that's facing sexual abuse charges has been extradited to the United States from the Philippines. Fernando Laude Sayasaya is facing state child sexual abuse charges that were originally filed in Cass County District Court in December of 2002. The charges claim the abuse took place between July 1995 and June 1997 for one victim and June 1997 through August 1998 for another victim. Sayasaya was a priest with the Fargo Diocese from 1995 to August 1998 and was removed from priestly ministry after the allegations.
Fargo hospitals Lisa and Kyle Haugland, Fargo, son, Essentia Health, Wednesday, Dec. 13 Jeanette and Brett Summerville, Campbell, Minn., son, Essentia Health, Thursday, Dec. 14
Hockey 6 Junior Schedule United States Hockey League Thursday, December 14 Youngstown 2, Cedar Rapids 1 SO Friday, December 15 Cedar Rapids 3, Youngstown 1 Muskegon 4, Chicago 2 Sioux City 2, Central Illinois 1 SO Fargo 4, Waterloo 0 Green Bay 3, Madison 2 Omaha 5, Des Moines 2 Lincoln 2, Sioux Falls 0 Dubuque 4, Tri-City 2 Saturday, December 16 Green Bay at Madison, 6:05 p.m. Chicago at Muskegon, 6:15 p.m.
BOYS Fargo North 3, West Fargo 2 WEST FARGO—Fargo North edged West Fargo 3-2 Friday night in boys high school hockey action. Chandler Ibach scored the go-ahead goal for the Spartans at the 4:07 mark in the second period. Brayden Jacobson netted two goals for the Packers. North rose to 1-6, while West Fargo fell to 1-5 overall. Fargo South-Shanley 4, Devils Lake 4 SO DEVILS LAKE, N.D.—Fargo South-Shanley tied finished tied 4-4 in a shootout with Devils Lake.
BOYS Fargo Shanley 50, Wahpeton 43 WAHPETON, N.D.—Fargo Shanley improved to 2-1 overall with the Deacons' 50-43 win over Wahpeton Friday night. Jake Kava tallied 16 points for Shanley, while Talon Hoffer added 10 points. Josh Darwin led Wahpeton with 12 points. Wahpeton fell to 2-2 overall. Fargo Davies 86, Fargo North 49 FARGO—Mitch Larson scored 20 points, pulled down seven rebounds and dished out five assists to lift Fargo Davies to an 86-49 win over Fargo North.
NDSU 55, Sam Houston State 13 SHS 3 0 10 0-13 NDSU 21 20 14 0-55 First quarter SHS: FG Tre Honshtein 28, 10 minutes, 53 seconds remaining. Drive: 13 plays, 78 yards, 4:03. Key plays: Quarterback Jeremiah Briscoe hits Nathan Stewart for 29 yards on first play to 42-yard line. On fourth-and-4, Briscoe finds Coree Compton for 12 yards to the Bison 24. Briscoe and Tyler Scott combine for 11 yards on third-and-7 to the 11. SHS 3, NDSU 0 NDSU: Easton Stick 6 run (Cam Pedersen kick), 6:30.
FARGO — A procession and memorial service honoring local homeless people who have died will be held on Thursday, Dec. 21. The procession will leave US Bank Plaza at Broadway and Second Avenue North at 6:45 p.m. and will head to First Lutheran Church, 619 Broadway N. Those unable to walk should meet at the church for a brief memorial service at 7 p.m. More than 150 people are known to have died while homeless between January 2009 and November 2017 in the Fargo-Moorhead area, according to the Fargo-Moorhead Coalition for Homeless Persons.
FARGO—Todd Olson, director of student activities for the Fargo School District, has been named president-elect of the 2018 National Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association. Beginning Jan. 1, 2019, Olson will serve as the 40th NIAAA president and will be the first ever athletic administrator from North Dakota to hold the position. For nearly three decades, Olson has worked with student-athletes in North Dakota. In 2005, Olson was named athletic director for the Grand Forks School District.
CAVALIER, N.D. — The annual Audubon Christmas Bird Count will take place from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 20, in Icelandic State Park, about 5½ miles west of Cavalier on North Dakota Highway 5. Jay Wessel's Game Management Area will be the center of the count area, a 15-mile-diameter circle. Volunteers will survey portions of the area by vehicle with birder Mike Jacobs. Participants will meet at 7:30 a.m. at the Pioneer Heritage Center in Icelandic State Park. The counts will be tallied at 5 p.m. at the center.
FARGO—Garrett Van Wyhe netted two goals to help lift the Fargo Force to a 4-0 shutout victory over the Waterloo Black Hawks Friday night in United States Hockey League action. Grant Hebert and Wiliam Fallstrom also each scored a goal for the Force, while Jacob Nordqvist and Nicholas Cardelli each recorded an assist. Fargo improved to 15-6-1-1 overall, while the Black Hawks fell to 11-8-1-1.