Take a look at the news stories featuring MSUM in the past week. Stories are presented in chronological order.

Moorhead Teacher of the Year encourages students to be lifelong learners, Moorhead Area Public Schools: “Michael Benson, eighth-grade social studies teacher at Horizon Middle School East Campus, wants to be a positive role model for students.”

Dragon softball team splits two games in Florida, InForum: “Minnesota State Moorhead’s softball team split two games with a 6-2 win over Notre Dame (Ohio) before falling to Hillsdale (Mich.) 7-2.”

MSUM WBB Trying to Erase Late-Season Struggles, KVRR: “Riding a 16-game winning streak heading into the final game of the regular season, MSUM women’s basketball was red hot. Since that point, the Dragons have lost two of three and backed their way into the NCAA D-II Tournament.”

Once thinking about quitting, Thorson develops into one of Dragons’ top shooters, InForum: “Before she even played a women’s basketball game for Minnesota State Moorhead, Cassidy Thorson walked out of Alex Nemzek Fieldhouse and wanted to quit.”

Central Missouri starts strong, ends Dragons season in Central Region women’s quarterfinals, InForum: “Minnesota State Moorhead head coach Karla Nelson got emotional during the postgame interview after her team lost in the first round of the NCAA Division II women’s basketball tournament for a second consecutive season.”

MSUM’s Huber places third in long jump at indoor nationals, InForum: “Minnesota State Moorhead senior Brian Huber set a school record and finished third in the long jump to pick up All-American honors during Friday’s NCAA Division II Indoor Track and Field Championships.”

Dragons softball splits games on final day of spring break action, InForum: “The Minnesota State Moorhead softball team split games in a Friday double-header, losing 14-7 to Quincy (Ill.) and defeating Assumption (Mass.) 5-4.”