Forum staff reports
PHOENIX—Amy Olson, a former North Dakota State golfer from Oxbow, N.D., carded a hole-in-one and finished in a tie for 13th at the LPGA's Bank of Hope Founder's Cup Sunday. Olson aced the par-three, No. 6 hole at the Wildflower Golf Club. She ended up with a four-round 11-under par score of 277 (72-70-66-69). Inbee Park won the tournament with a 19-under par 269 score. Wildfire Golf Club at JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Reso
MACOMB, Ill.—North Dakota State split a Summit League baseball doubleheader against the Western Illinois Sunday, winning 2-1 in 10 innings, before losing, 6-3. In the Bison's 2-1 extra-inning triumph in game one, senior Matt Elsenpeter went 2-for-3 with a double and two runs scored, pacing NDSU at the plate. In the second game, NDSU (8-11 overall, 1-2 in the Summit) raced out to a 3-0 in the first two innings before Western Illinois rallied.
FORT MYERS, Fla.—The Minnesota Twins evened their spring-training record to 11-11 with a 4-3 win over Philadelphia Sunday. Starting pitcher Jake Odorizzi allowed only two hits and no runs in four innings of work. Byron Buxton went 2-for-3 and scored two runs for the Twins while Gregorio Petit hit a solo home run in the eighth inning. Ehire Adrianza hit a two-run triple for the Twins.
LOS ANGELES—Jacquelyn Sertic struck out 22 and picked up two wins as North Dakota State shut out Fairfield 4-0 and defeated Monmouth 5-2 Sunday. The Bison have won eight games in a row. Jacquelyn Sertic (13-4) recorded her third straight shutout with a two-hitter against Fairfield (6-15) in the first game. Sertic struck out 12 and walked two. Bre Beatty hit a two-out home run, her third of the season, to extend NDSU's lead to 2-0 in the fifth inning. Beatty led NDSU with two hits.
Where: Hue, Vietnam When: October 2017 Distance from Fargo: 7,802 miles Comments: "I was on a photography workshop touring Vietnam. Our group started in Hanoi with stops in Hue, Hoi An and Danang. This picture is of the Tranh Toan market, where vendors market their various products, such as clothing, meats, produce and live poultry." David Clardy, Fargo Send us your snapshots This is a regular feature that runs in The Forum's Travel section, where readers give us a taste of their vacation.
MOORHEAD – Applications are now being accepted for girls ages 10 to 12 for the title of 2018 Miss Pre-Teen Clay County.
FARGO – The Alzheimer’s Association will offer two free presentations Wednesday, March 28, at Rasmussen College, 4012 19th Ave. S.
MOORHEAD – The Moorhead Public Library will host two sessions on keeping identities safe.
FARGO – The North Dakota Family Based Services Association Conference will take place April 4-6 at the Holiday Inn in Fargo.
TEMPE, Ariz.—The North Dakota State women's track and field team earned four of the top five places in the shot put on Saturday at the Baldy Castillo Invitational. Senior Courtney Pasiowitz took first place with her throw of 52 feet, 1 1/4 inches. Junior Shelby Gunnells claimed second with a mark of 50-02.50, while sophomores Baily Retzlaff (48-11.75) and Maggie Schwarzkopf (48-10) placed fourth and fifth, respectively.