October 11, 2018
Moorhead High’s homecoming parade, held in conjunction with Minnesota State University Moorhead, headed north on 20th Street on Oct. 5. Although rainy, cool weather prevented the Moorhead High marching band and Horizon Middle School band and orchestra from marching, other groups persevered.
Current Moorhead High volleyball players led members of the 1988 state champion volleyball team in the parade. Other parade entries included the early childhood programs, Moorhead High homecoming court, School Board members and district administrators, Red River Area Learning Center, Moorhead High AVID program, the elementary schools, Moorhead High School activities and athletic teams, MSUM activities and athletics, and many others.
On Oct. 1, Alex Seigel and Sophia Klindt were named Moorhead High School’s homecoming king and queen at coronation.
Other members of the homecoming court are Ashley Buegel, Layla Pilon, Brooke Walthall, Brook Carney, Elise Martinson, Izzy Grundstrom, Cassidy O’Meara, Kennedy Czichotzki, Bailee Fry, Peter Narum, Anthony Angotti, Jack Evavold, Jack Entzion, Justin Barnett, Adam Drees, Sterling Haphey, Thomas Horan, and Dan Arnold.
The homecoming football game against Sartell included recognition of the 1988 state championship volleyball team. The Spuds won 37-17.
October 10, 2018
Robert Asp Elementary students walked, ran, skipped, jogged or rolled around the track with their teachers, principals and staff members during the school’s Sept. 27 walk-a-thon. Despite the cool, sometimes rainy weather, the students walked 1,090 miles.
October 9, 2018
Moorhead High’s Madeline Etter dribbles the ball during the girls soccer game Oct. 4. East Grand Forks Green Wave fell to the Spuds who scored two unanswered goals in the second half to win 2-0. The 13-3 Spuds begin girls soccer section tournament action at 5 p.m. Oct. 11 against Elk River at Moorhead High School’s Jim Gotta Stadium.
October 4, 2018
Moorhead High School’s Tommy Horan scores on this reception during the first half of the football game against Willmar Sept. 28. This is homecoming week for the Moorhead Spuds. They will play Sartell at 7 p.m. Oct. 5 at Moorhead High’s Jim Gotta Stadium.
October 3, 2018
Moorhead High’s Sydney Mjoen serves the ball during tennis action at Horizon Middle School last month. The girls tennis team has finished regular season play and begins tournament action Oct. 4 in Grand Forks.
October 3, 2018
The Minnesota Association of School Administrators recognized Dr. Lynne Kovash, retired superintendent of Moorhead Area Public Schools, with the 2018 MASA Polaris Leadership Award this week. Kovash, who will inducted into the Moorhead High School Hall of Honor on Oct. 6, was honored for her leadership and a lifetime of achievement in education at the statewide recognition ceremony Oct. 1.
October 2, 2018
Alex Seigel and Sophia Klindt were named Moorhead High School’s homecoming king and queen at coronation on Oct. 1. Moorhead High School’s homecoming parade, held in conjunction with MSUM, will begin at 4:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 5.
October 1, 2018
Moorhead High’s Brooke Walthall bumps the ball during a volleyball game against the Fargo North Spartans at Moorhead High School on Sept. 18. Moorhead won the game 3-0.
September 28, 2018
The lobby of Horizon Middle School’s Performing Arts Center will soon be home to a 50-foot long historical timeline of Moorhead Area Public Schools. The project is a joint venture between the district and the Moorhead Schools Legacy Foundation with funding generously provided by Hornbacher’s.
September 26, 2018
In 1941 Glenn Melvey was captain of the Moorhead High School football team. Last Friday, Melvey, who will be inducted into the Moorhead High School Hall of Honor on Oct. 6, flipped the coin prior to Moorhead High’s football game against Bemidji.
September 25, 2018
Moorhead High School students have been chosen to represent the senior class by being named to the Homecoming Court. Homecoming coronation is Oct. 1, and the homecoming parade will begin at 4:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 5.