WDAY: The News Leader


Jody Norstedt

Jody grew up in Montevideo, MN, and has a degree in broadcast journalism with a minor in communication studies from St. Cloud State University. He joined the WDAY Sports Team in April of 2011. During his time in St. Cloud, he worked at the University TV station (UTVS) as the station's sports director, and the college radio station KVSC as a sports announcer.

He also held the ice-side reporter position for the St. Cloud State men's hockey games broadcast statewide. Jody was hired to the WDAZ Sports Team in June of 2008.

Jody has a passion for sports and enjoys following the Twins, Wild, Vikings, and Timberwolves. He is excited to cover local sports in the Red River Valley.

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Jensen hopes to take winning attitude to the next level

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - Brock Jensen did not hear his name called during the NFL Draft over the weekend, but he wasn't looking for work long


Beyond The Game: Father and Son Running Half Marathon

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - The Fargo Marathon brings runners of all ages together; which has made it so attractive to participate in.


We are just days away from the 10th annual Fargo Marathon

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - Whether it's good news or bad news, I'll leave that up to you. But, we're just days away from the Fargo Marathon. It's the 10 year anniversary of the event, which has become a staple of the Fargo-Moorhead community.


Beyond The Game: Aaron Bohl

Moorhead, MN (WDAY TV) - It's been 4 and a half months since Craig Bohl announced he was leaving NDSU to take the job as Wyoming football coach.


WDAY Sports sits down with NDSU Women's Athletic Director, Lynn Dorn on why Maren Walseth was the right choice

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - The Bison women's basketball program has a new leader.


Predictions for the Minnesota Twins this season

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - The Minnesota Twins open the season tomorrow in Chicago, and we can only hope that it's not the start of another long summer.


NDSU Men's Basketball season has ended with a history making run in the NCAA tournament

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - The NDSU basketball season came to a close in the round of 32 Saturday night at the hands of San Diego State.


San Diego State defeats NDSU 63-44 in the third round of the NCAA Tournament

Spokane, WA (WDAY TV) - The North Dakota State basketball team was still hoping that Cinderella's slipper would fit by the time the night was done. After the win on Thursday, the Bison arrived at Spokane Arena Saturday hoping for an upset of fourth seeded San Diego State.


Bison upset Sooners in NCAA Tournament with 80-75 overtime win

Spokane, WA (WDAY TV) - The big game finally arrived for NDSU. The Bison looking for their first ever win in the NCAA Tournament, in just their second ever trip.


NDSU's Aaberg a key player for the Bison

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - The Bison begin their NCAA Tournament journey in just minutes in Spokane, and one of the major reasons NDSU is in the field of 64 is thanks to the big man from the small town.


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Bison fans appeared everywhere when NDSU upset Oklahoma in Spokane Arena

Spokane, WA (WDAY TV) - The bandwagon for Bison basketball is officially full after the NCAA tournament win over Oklahoma and the fan base is growing.