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Outstanding Spartan athletes honored at M State’s 49th annual All Sports Banquet

By Press Release - Marie Johnson 04/17/2024, 11:45am CDT

Outstanding M State Spartan athletes were honored with awards at the college’s 49th annual All Sports Banquet, held at the Eagles Aerie in Fergus Falls on April 15.


M State has drafted former NFL player Bernard Holsey to serve as the new head coach of the Spartans Football team.

Holsey was the Spartans’ Defensive Coordinator this past football season. His new role with the team will take effect Wednesday, December 6.


The college football season is over for M State as they Spartans lost to Central Lakes, 26-12 on Saturday afternoon in Fergus Falls.  The Spartans end their season with a 4-4 record, while Central Lakes takes a 3-5 record to Rochester to face the top-seeded Yellowjackets next Sunday, October 29 in the semifinal round of the MCAC Playoffs.