December 10, 2019
Moorhead High’s Rylie Polomny works the ball past a Maple Grove player while Sam Zimmerman sets up a block during the Dec. 6 girls basketball game at Moorhead High School. Moorhead battled back to narrow the lead to six points, but ran out of time, dropping the game 40-46.
Polomny led the Spuds with 17 points and six rebounds. Megan Haugo had seven points, five rebounds and five steals.
The girls basketball team plays Brainerd at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 10 at Moorhead High. The team next plays at home on Dec. 19 in a double header with the boys basketball team. The boys varsity team will play Fergus Falls at 6 p.m. followed by the girls varsity matchup against Red River at 7:45 p.m.
Photo: Renée Grover
December 6, 2019
Moorhead’s Kennadi Berg performs during a period break of the boys hockey game on Nov. 26 at the Moorhead Sports Center.
December 5, 2019
After stealing the puck, Moorhead High’s Cullen Gess scores his second goal against Brainerd during the boys hockey season home opener Nov. 26 at the Moorhead Sports Center.
December 4, 2019
Moorhead High’s Sam Zimmerman goes up for two points in the girls basketball season home opener on Nov. 22. The Spuds came back from a deficit to win the match 63-60 against Rogers in the final two minutes of play.
November 27, 2019
Four new members were inducted into the Moorhead High School Hall of Honor for 2019. Graduates Cathy Sue Carlson, Kathy Coyle, Chad R. Sundem and Dave Thune joined 70 members previously inducted into the Hall of Honor. The Hall of Honor nominations committee is now seeking candidates for consideration for 2020.
November 26, 2019
As part of their efforts to serve, Moorhead High School’s National Honor Society students led efforts to establish Spud Closet this fall. The closet has donated coats, clothes, shoes, hygiene products and food available for students who need them.
November 25, 2019
Students at Horizon Middle School West Campus experienced what it takes to be part of an adaptive activity last week. The students in Amber Gunkel’s physical education classes and Kayla Wainscott’s fifth-grade class gained a different perspective by playing adaptive soccer from wheelchairs.
November 21, 2019
Dance at Moorhead High School consists of two teams of dancers for the year — a fall performance team and the winter competitive team. The fall season runs from August through October, and the competitive season began Oct. 21. Moorhead High’s first competition was Nov. 16 in Brainerd.
November 20, 2019
Moorhead High School’s award-winning theater department opened “Matilda The Musical” last weekend and performances continue on Nov. 22-24 and 29-30. Tickets can be reserved online at https://www.Moorhead....org/tix or by calling the MHS Activities Office at 218-284-2255.
November 14, 2019
For the Moorhead Spuds, the 60-minute state football quarterfinal game against the Elk River Elks on Nov. 9 lasted 1.4 seconds too long. In a game with a combined 113 points, it all came down to the final seconds.
November 13, 2019
Moorhead High made its fifth consecutive trip to the Minnesota Class 3A state volleyball tournament at the Xcel Energy Center playing Minnetonka on Nov. 7 and St. Louis Park in the consolation round on Nov. 8.