HIGHLIGHTS: Force win conference finals; local prep baseball, softball, soccer teams in action
The Fargo Force eliminate Lincoln on the road. West Fargo and Sheyenne face off in baseball and softball doubleheaders. Shanley sweeps a pair of games with Wahpeton. Davies blanks North in soccer.
KNUBLE'S FOUR GOALS POWER FORCE TO CLARK CUP FINALS
LINCOLN, NEB. — After a back-and-forth first period left the Fargo Force trailing 4-3, Fargo came to life in the third period with five unanswered tallies to win 8-4 and advance to the Clark Cup Finals. The Force will face the winner of the series between Youngstown and Chicago.
WEST FARGO, SHEYENNE SPLIT BASEBALL DOUBLEHEADER
WEST FARGO — A walk-off bunt gave Sheyenne a 3-2 win in an EDC game and the first of a doubleheader with rival West Fargo. The Packers responded with a convincing 11-3 win in game two.
WEST FARGO SOFTBALL SWEEPS TWINBILL AGAINST SHEYENNE
WEST FARGO — In a battle of the top two EDC softball teams, West Fargo swept rival Sheyenne in a doubleheader. The Packers posted a total of 16 runs in the pair of wins to move into a tie for the conference's top spot.
SHANLEY PULLS AWAY FROM WAHPETON FOR BASEBALL SWEEP
FARGO — Riding a three-game win streak, Shanley picked up two more wins in an afternoon doubleheader with Wahpeton. The Deacons survived a nail-biter in the first game. In game two, Tommy Simon scored the first of seven runs in a 7-0 victory.
DAVIES GIRLS SOCCER STAYS PERFECT, BLANKS NORTH
FARGO — Davies girls soccer put its unbeaten record to the test against Fargo North Monday, and came out with it's sixth-straight win. Madison Barnick and Alexa Hansen scored back-to-back first-half goals to put the Eagles in front for good in a 3-0 win.