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‘Good day for a meet’ for Panthers at Hazen

A trip to the Hazen Early Bird Invitational April 6 yielded first-place finishes for the Rugby Panthers track and field teams. The Panther girls saw a first-place finish in team points at the event in Hazen. Their coach, Bill Jansen, said the cool temperatures and light wind provided ideal ...

CNDC answers questions for Lady Panthers

If Rugby High School girls’ track and field coach Bill Jansen had any questions about how the future looked for their 2021 season, a first-place finish at the CNDC Indoor Invitational answered a few. “There’s a question mark as to who’s the competition and what kind of competition ...

Panthers have ‘a great day’ at CNDC

A year off from track and field did little to keep the Panther boys’ squad from winning their first meet of the season, held in the Minot State University Dome April 1. The team finished first in the Central North Dakota Conference Invitational over 10 other teams at the meet. “It was ...

Panthers prepare for ‘interesting’ season of track and field

After a season away from track and field, a lot has changed for the Rugby Panthers. “COVID hit us hard,” said Bill Jansen, who coached the Panther girls’ team to a state championship in 2019. “We won the title in 2019 and we were really set up to win it last year again. We had a ...

Panthers ‘having fun and working hard’ ahead season

Despite a brisk, chilling wind, the Rugby Panthers ran eagerly onto Johnsen field March 25 for a workout and a few innings of baseball practice. “They’re having fun and working hard. Everyone’s out here with smiles on their faces and good attitudes and I think they’re just excited to ...

Panthers basketball takes sixth at state

Decked out in orange and black, Rugby High fans made the trek to the Minot Dome March 18-20 to cheer on their Panthers at the North Dakota High School Activities Association State Basketball tournament. The Panthers had arrived in town a day earlier to prepare for a battle in game one against ...

Panthers gear up for state

Ahead of the North Dakota High School Activities Association State Basketball Tournament in Minot the weekend of March 20, the Rugby High Panthers fine-tuned their skills in their home gym. Rugby would face the number three-seeded Edgeley-Kulm-Montpelier Rebels in the quarterfinals. ...

Bottineau-Rugby 19U hockey team finishes memorable season

Bottineau-Rugby 19U hockey players finished a memorable year at the North Dakota Amateur Hockey Association State Tournament in Langdon March 7, and they’ve already set their sights for next season. The 19U girls team finished seventh out of 10 teams in the league. One player, Bottineau ...

Lady Panthers reflect on tough season, look to future

Rugby High’s Lady Panthers finished a tough post-season climb in Minot with a razor-thin 45-47 loss to the Panthers of Glenburn High in the final game of the Region 6 playoffs Feb. 25. The loss came as the clock ran out on a rally by Rugby in the fourth quarter, which saw Rugby claw ...