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Eric Peterson

InForum sports reporter

Peterson covers college athletics for The Forum, including Concordia College and Minnesota State Moorhead. He also covers the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks independent baseball team and helps out with North Dakota State football coverage. Peterson has been working at the newspaper since 1996.

The North Dakota High School Activities Association and the Minnesota State High School League both passed NIL policies this week about a year after the NCAA did the same.
Former North Dakota State runner Maddie Van Beek, from Perham has been named head cross country coach for the Concordia Cobbers.
Perham's Finn Diggins joins former area standouts Ben Ellefson and Noah Gindorff as Bison tight end recruits.
BURNSVILLE, Minn. — With the health and safety of its member institutions’ communities, the importance of successful institutional campus reopening and the overall well-being of its student-athletes as its top priorities, the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Board of Directors unanimously supported a delay to the start of NSIC fall athletic competition.
North Dakota State's football game against Oregon on Sept. 5 won't happen, after the Pac-12 Conference announced Friday, July 10, its going to schedule conference-only games, including football.
MOORHEAD — The Ivy League canceled all sports for the fall semester earlier this week, while the Big Ten Conference announced Thursday that it would play conference-only games next fall due to the coronavirus pandemic.
MOORHEAD — The Concordia Cobbers have added 55 incoming freshmen to their football program, head coach Terry Horan announced Monday, May 11.
Detroit Lakes graduate Tyler Bormann is making a collegiate homecoming.
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. -- New Orleans Saints punter Thomas Morstead wants to meet with elementary students from Minnesota Vikings receiver Adam Thielen's hometown.
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- North Dakota State head coach Chris Klieman didn't look at kicker Cam Pedersen in the closing seconds. Bison quarterback Easton Stick got out of the way and let Pedersen do his thing at a packed Kinnick Stadium.