Cowboys take sixth at Hettinger wrestling invite

The Killdeer grapplers placed sixth in the two-day Hettinger Classic, with New Salem-Almont claiming the team title. Killdeer finished with 197 points, while New Salem had nearly double the point totals with its 375 point win. Moorcroft placed second with…
Wildfire burns down Killdeer defense, 72-37

A close game broke open in the second quarter as Mott-Regent pulled away for a decisive 72-37 victory Tuesday in Killdeer. By Brad Mosher The Herald The Wildfire win improved its record to 2-1 in Region 7 play and 4-4…
Heart River runs away in second half for easy win in region opener

Killdeer had a tough battle inside against the Heart River Cougars in the team’s Region 7 opener, with Jamie Keller batting for a shot (left photo) and Michael Moreno (above) fighting for an offensive rebound. – Herald photos / Brad Mosher…
Cowboys start year at Hettinger wrestling invite

Wrestling The Killdeer grapplers will be back in action this weekend when they travel to Hettinger for the annual Nighthawk Classic. It will be the first match of 2019 for the Cowboys. The two-day competition will start Friday and conclude…
Killdeer girls travel to Washburn for Friday battle

Girls Basketball Killdeer will be on the road Friday, taking on Washburn (2-5) in a 6 p.m. contest. The Cowboys (0-1, 4-4) will follow up with a home game against Hettinger-Scranton Monday at 7 p.m. in the Killdeer gym. The…
Killdeer places seventh in Montana wrestling tourney

Killdeer’s Zach Andersen won his 170-pound match in the Colstrip Stocking Stuffer wrestling tournament Dec. 20, helping his team take seventh in the regional competition. The Cowboys were the only North Dakota squad in the 12-team field. Andersen, the only…
Wildcats toss Killdeer for loss

Center-Stanton held the Killdeer Cowboys to single-digit scoring in two of the four quarters Dec. 18 on its way to a 49-36 victory. The loss closed out the 2018 portion of the season, leaving the Cowboys (4-4) with a two-game…
Cowboys prep for holiday rematch

The Killdeer Cowboys are hoping that a second chance will bring a new result. They will get a chance to ride the “horse” that threw them for a loss Saturday. The boys basketball team will be back in action Saturday…
Heart River edges Cowboys in Roughrider finale

Heart River rallied in the final quarter to hand Killdeer a narrow 56-55 loss in the seventh place game at the Roughrider boys basketball tournament in Dickinson Saturday. The Cougars were ahead most of the game at the Knights of…
Roundy grapples for fifth at state

Killdeer’s Benjamin Roundy may have just missed making weight to compete at 220 pounds over the weekend. But the Cowboy still made a big impression at the state junior high school wrestling tournament in Minot. He placed fifth in the…
Cowboys romp past New Town

Killdeer jumped out to an early 15-3 lead on its way to a 68-33 victory over visiting New Town Monday. The girls won their second straight game behind Shawnee Hansen’s 16 point-effort. Karly Bang and Melayna Four Bear also finished…
Bulldogs get an early jump on Cowboys

The Bowman County Bulldogs scored early Tuesday, with Cade Martin handing Cody Simmons of Killdeer an early loss at 106 pounds. Gus Bombach tied the match up at 6-6 with a forfeit win at 113 pounds. The visiting Bulldogs then…
Bowman, Hettinger pin Cowboys

Bowman County 54, Killdeer 30 106: Cade Martian (BOCO) over Cody Simmons (KILL) (Fall 2:49) 113: Gus Bombach (KILL) over (BOCO) (For.) 120: Kolby Sperry (BOCO) over Isaac Jaggi (KILL) (Fall 1:41) 126: Tucker Strand (BOCO) over Birch Bang (KILL)…
Zombies, golf bring indoor fun to High Plains center

Killdeer golfers won’t have to wait until spring to have a golf tournament. The High Plains Cultural Center also may soon have a tournament in Zombie Dodgeball. By Brad Mosher The Herald Both may be on the schedule soon at…
Hall’s mat win helps Killdeer buck Williams County

It was Curtis Hall’s final match win at 285 pounds that enabled the Cowboys to come from behind for a 42-39 win over the Williams County Firestorm in a Nov. 27 road battle. By Brad Mosher The Herald Williams County…
Killdeer opens tournament with victory

The Killdeer girls basketball team held on for a narrow 41-38 victory over Heart River in the first night of the 43 rd annual Roughrider Basketball Tournament at Killdeer High School. By Brad Mosher The Herald After playing semifinal and…
Cowboy tandem make regional all-stars

Killdeer had two players named to the all-Region 7 volleyball squad recently. Elissa Steffan and Steena Larson nade the all-regional squad after guiding the Cowboys into the second round of the district playoffs before losing to the eventual champions from…