Forum staff reports
ST. PAUL—Concordia women's soccer picked up a 2-1 double overtime win at Northwestern Thursday, Oct. 19 to improve to 5-8-2 overall. The Cobbers held the lead heading into halftime thanks to Rachel Osmundson who scored Concordia's lone regulation goal. Halle Jordan ended the game in the second overtime, scoring on a pass from Kayla Dostal in the 100th minute.
ST. PAUL—Concordia's game with St. Olaf ended in a 1-1 draw in double overtime on Thursday, Oct. 19 in a men's college soccer matchup. Austin Peterson scored a goal for the Cobbers in the 30th minute. Justin Froslie assisted on the play. Kyle Leemon netted the goal for St. Olaf. Concordia is now 3-8-2 overall.
MOORHEAD—Admission for Concordia's football game this weekend is free for all ages, the Cobbers athletic department has announced. The Cobbers play Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference foe Augsburg at 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 21, at Jake Christiansen Stadium. No. 19-ranked Concordia (5-1, 3-1 MIAC) is coming off a 45-0 victory at Hamline the previous weekend.
Fargo hospitals Cady and Adam Diemert, Argusville, N.D., daughter, Essentia Health, Tuesday, Oct. 17 Kelsey and Isaac Stoll, Fargo, daughter, Essentia Health, Monday, Oct. 16
Hockey 6 Junior Schedule USHL Thursday, October 19 Sioux Falls at Fargo, 7:05 p.m. Friday, October 20 Green Bay at Youngstown, 9 a.m. Waterloo at Sioux City, 7:05 p.m. Lincoln at Cedar Rapids, 7:05 p.m. Dubuque at Chicago, 7:05 p.m. Central Illinois at Madison, 7:05 p.m. Des Moines at Sioux Falls, 7:05 p.m. Omaha at Tri-City, 7:35 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 21 Green Bay at Team USA, 7:05 p.m. Muskegon at Youngstown, 7:05 p.m.
Grand Forks Central 28, Fargo North 27 GRAND FORKS—Grand Forks Central narrowly defeated Fargo North 28-27 in high school football on Wednesday, Oct. 18. Zack Murphy threw three touchdowns and 142 yards and ran for another score for the Knights, which improved to 3-6 overall and 2-4 in the EDC. North, which fell to 3-6 overall and 1-5 in the EDC, got 139 yards rushing from Sean Swanson. North's Caleb Fritel ran for 86 yards and passed for 100 yards. Fergus Falls 30, Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton 13
FARGO — Author and transgender activist Janet Mock will give the 2017 Laurie J. Loveland presentation, which will be a question-and-answer session, at 7 p.m. today, Oct. 19, in North Dakota State University's Festival Concert Hall. Mock recently released her second book, "Surpassing Certainty," and is the author of the New York Times bestseller, "Redefining Realness." She also is a contributing editor for Marie Claire and a former staff editor of People magazine's website. Mock's books will be for sale, and she will be signing them.
FARGO — The leader of the organization that decides transportation policies for Fargo-Moorhead area has died. Bill Christian was executive director of the Fargo-Moorhead Metropolitan Council of Governments, or Metro COG. His death was confirmed Wednesday, Oct. 18, by Brenda Elmer, chair of the Metro COG Policy Board and a Moorhead City Council member. "It's very unfortunate that he passed away unexpectedly," Elmer said, adding: "I don't have a lot of details."
FARGO — The Fargo Public Library will host activities for children and teens on fall school break Thursday, Oct. 19, and Friday, Oct. 20, at the downtown and Carlson libraries. Witch finger pen workshops for teens will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at the Carlson library and at 2 p.m. Friday at the downtown library. Register online or email email@example.com for details. Children and families are also invited to screenings of "The LEGO Batman Movie" at 1 p.m. Friday at the downtown and Carlson libraries. The events are free and open to the public.
FARGO — Maple Family Dental will offer free preventative dentistry services for the homeless at the New Life Center from 8:15 a.m. to noon Friday, Oct 20. The free services will include cleanings, comprehensive exams and X-rays. The New Life Center is located at 1902 3rd Ave. N.