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The 2010 North Dakota State Class “A” & Class “B” Wrestling Tournaments to be Televised

Posted 2/10/10 (Wed)

Once again, BEK Sports will televise the State Wrestling Tournament LIVE from the Fargo Dome, February 18 – 20, 2010. This year BEK Sports will expand coverage and televise both the State Class “A” and the State Class “B” tournaments simultaneously. That’s two full channels of heart-pounding action. 

State wrestling coverage begins on Thursday, February 18th, at 7:00 p.m. with an end-of-day wrap-up, including interviews with select coaches. On Friday, February  19th,  coverage of the Dual Finals action begins at 6:30 p.m. Complete coverage of the Individual Finals will air at 3:00 pm. on Saturday, February 20th(All times are Central Standard Time.)

BEK Sports is North Dakota’s leader in televised high school sports. BEK Sports has partnered with twelve TV service providers across the state of North Dakota to deliver these broadcasts.

Partnering TV service providers that will be televising the events include:

·        BEK Communications of Steele, N.D. – Channels 28, 29 & 30
·        Cable ONE of Fargo, N.D. – Channels 14 & 15
·        Consolidated Telcom of Dickinson, N.D. – Channel 18
·        Dakota Central Telecommunications of Carrington, N.D. – Channels 19, 20 & 21
·        Dickey Rural Networks of Ellendale, N.D. – Channels 7 & 91
·        Halstad Telephone Company of Halstad, M.N. – Channels 33 & 34
·        Midcontinent Communications, Bismarck, Mandan & Lincoln, N.D. – Channel 73
·        Midstate Telephone Company of Stanley, N.D. – Channels 17 & 18
·        North Dakota Telephone Company of Devils Lake, N.D. – Channels 151, 152 & 153
·        Polar Communications of Park River, N.D. – Channel 3
·        Reservation Telephone of Parshall, N.D. – Channels 21, 22 & 23
·        SRT Communications of Minot, N.D. – Channels 22 & 322
·        Turtle Mountain Communications, Langdon, N.D. – Channels 17, 18 & 19
·        United Communications of Langdon, N.D. – Channels 17, 18 & 19
 
BEK Sports and its tournament “partners” are anxious to bring the ND State Wrestling Tournament LIVE to those who are unable to attend the matches.  The tournament will be delivered to thousands of households across the state, so don’t miss the excitement; it’s the best of wrestling and definitely worth catching, LIVE from BEK Sports! TV viewers of the above mentioned companies are urged to check their local listings for these broadcasts.
BEK Sports / BEK Life is highly valued, local content. The content is produced by the BEK Broadcasting Team consisting of a partnership between students, schools, educators, parents and volunteers through a unique training opportunity. BEK Broadcasting provides technology education and equipment to students and people of the region to produce live, local high school sports for BEK Sports plus news, life and leisure programs for BEK Life. 
BEK Sports is a subsidiary of BEK Communications Cooperative, a leader in providing residential communications services in south-central North Dakota since 1952. Fiber optics, broadband, wireless, digital TV – BEK is at the forefront of emerging technologies and remains dedicated to innovation for its communities. More information about BEK Sports can be found at www.beksports.com.
 
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