MONDAY (JANUARY 18) NDHSAA Statistically Speaking


January 18, 2021 11:15 am

By Tom Mix
NDHSAA Media Specialist

VALLEY CITY, N.D. – Each Monday NDHSAA Media Specialist Tom Mix posts several interesting stats relating to NDHSAA Activities (past and present) on the NDHSAA NOW website. Keep visiting each Monday and learn more about the education-based athletics and activities sponsored by the NDHSAA.

  • 86.8: Points per game average for the West Fargo Sheyenne boys basketball team through 10 games this winter. The Mustangs lead the Eastern Dakota Conference (EDC) in points per game average and are ranked No. 2 in the North Dakota Associated Press Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association (NDAPSSA) Media Poll. West Fargo Sheyenne plays conference road games against Fargo Shanley (Tuesday) and Wahpeton (Thursday) this week.

  • 23.5: Points per game scoring average for Wahpeton senior guard Tyler Tollefson through 10 games of the 2020-21 NDHSAA boys basketball season. Tollefson has made 32 3-pointers this season for the Huskies.

  • 218: Combined points scored in Oak Grove’s 110-108 double overtime NDHSAA Class B boys basketball game against Oakes on Friday, January 15 at Gorder Gymnasium. Two players – Oak Grove senior Noah Swenson and Oakes senior Garret Meehl – eclipsed 1,000 career points during the game.

  • 3: Number of Grand Forks Central boys hockey skaters atop the North Dakota High School scoring leaderboard. Senior forwards Chase Spicer and Joey Kennelly are tied for first with 24 points a piece. Braden Panzer, a senior forward, is close behind with 23 points. The trio has scored a combined 31 goals for the Knights.

  • 19.8: Points per game average for Fargo South junior guard Adie Wagner through 10 games of the 2020-21 NDHSAA girls basketball season. Wagner has made 26 3-pointers for the Bruins and leads the Eastern Dakota Conference in that category. 

  • 13: Goals scored by Fargo North/Fargo South sophomore forward Rylee Bartz thus far during the 2020-21 NDHSAA girls hockey season. Bartz leads the state in goals scored and is tied for third in the state’s scoring leader board with 16 points.

  • 2: Number of wrestling teams still undefeated in the Western Dakota Association. Bismarck Century (9-0, 7-0 WDA) and Bismarck High (8-0, 6-0 WDA) have yet to suffer a team dual loss this winter. The two teams will meet for a conference dual on February 4.

  • 14: Number of pins recorded by Lisbon senior 182-pound wrestler Jordan Sours. Sours is a three-time NDHSAA Class B individual champion. 

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